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Staff Training Activity Report

Welcome to STAR, the College of Arts & Sciences’ optional tracking system and incentive program for professional development activities.

About STAR

Scholarship Application Now Open!

Got 20 hours of STAR credit for 2023? That makes you eligible to apply for a STAR Scholarship, worth up to $500 toward future professional development activities. Learn more and apply today!

STAR participants who’ve completed at least 20 hours of STAR-eligible activities between January 1 and December 31, 2023 are eligible to apply. Scholarship funds may be used for expenses associated with professional development activities, such as conference registration fees, online webinars, professional certifications, textbooks or books purchased for classes, and course fees. This year’s application deadline: January 25
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STAR participation is optional, so …

Why Participate?

The A&S Dean’s Office created STAR in 2011 to encourage A&S staff members to take advantage of professional development opportunities. STAR gives staff members a convenient, online way to track their professional development and continuing education activities. Those who complete at least 10 hours of such activities in a calendar year are invited to attend the STAR luncheon; those who complete at least 20 hours are also eligible to apply for a STAR Scholarship, worth up to $500.
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