Addtional Development Opportunities

Additional professional development opportunities are also available to Division of Student Affairs staff.  Below are a few suggested opportunities offered by other DSA departments and across the university.

Campus Training Opportunities

Enhancing Diversity Seminar Series 
The Office of the Vice President and Associate Provost for Diversity host a seminar series.

QPR for Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training
Student Counseling Service provides this two hour training to help you learn how to save someone's life.

Center for Teaching Excellence
CTE offers a variety of workshops to assist intructors with enhancement of teaching practice.

Employee and Organizational Development
Offers a variety of workshops, programs and consulting services designed to enhance the professional growth and effectiveness of Texas A&M University's employees and workgroups.

Many online training modules are offered through the TrainTraq system.  Use your Single Sign on account to access.

Upcoming Opportunities

If you would like to have a professional development opportunity listed here, please submit event information here.

Aggie Allies -- Advance Workshop

All Allies have to attend a training workshop called an Advance to learn about the benefits and responsibilities of being an Ally. Interested parties can submit their requests to attend an Allies Advance workshop by completing the form at The information on this form will be e-mailed to the Advance Coordinators, who will respond to requests (usually through e-mail), to confirm the date and location of the workshop you have been registered for. Registration for each Advance is limited to a maximum of 15 participants. Registration requests should be submitted at least 48 hours in advance of the preferred workshop date to allow time for the Advance Coordinators to confirm your registration.


Networking Opportunities

The Staff Development Team attempts to maintain a list of opportunties to help staff get more involved on campus and to develop professional networks. 

Professional Associations

The following list includes, many, but not all of the professional associations with which student affairs staff are affiliated.  If you have a professional association to add to this list, please email the Staff Development Team co-chairs.