Workshops and Events - Spring 2014- Human Resources and Training

As workshops and events are scheduled, they will be announced to employees via email and posted on this web page. Some workshops are also open to Ohlone students (please check workshop description). A list of and materials from previous workshops are available in the Archive of HR Workshops.

ASL Lunch and Learn - 6-week Series
April 2 - May 7

Talk to the Hands - American Sign Language.
  • 6-week series of classes
  • Wednesdays, April 2 through May 7, 2014
  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Room 2207, Building 2, second floor, Fremont campus
  • Limited to the first 24 Ohlone employees to sign-up
  • RSVP to ASL Lunch and Learn - 6-week Series

Signing from the Heart.How awesome would it be to communicate everyday necessities in American Sign Language with your co-workers, friends, and loved ones in the ASL community?

By popular demand, the HR team is happy to offer a 6-week ASL course to the first 24 Ohlone College employees. The class will be taught by Jason Kulchinsky. Many of you had the opportunity to attend his 45-minute session during Professional Development day.

Employee Pension Lunch Workshop
April 15 (Newark)

Putting money in a piggy bank.

Please come join us for an informational lunch meeting regarding your 403b/457 retirement programs.  Discover how much you are able to contribute without affecting your take home pay. Lunch will be provided!

  • Have us calculate your monthly PERS retirement benefits at any age
  • Understand how major IRS changes have altered your 403b/457 programs
  • Use 403b pre-tax funds to help eliminate debt
  • Learn which kids’ college saving accounts are available
  • Learn how to receive tax-free income at retirement
  • Receive answers to all your questions regarding your retirement savings

Brown Bag Workshop:
Self-Care: The Best Medicine
April 16 (Newark)

Red heart among grey stones.

This fun and informal workshop puts you in the spotlight. Learn how to care for yourself first, staying inspired and resilient at home and at work.

Rosemary O'Neill.Workshop presented by: Rosemary O'Neill, MA, MFT, Life Coach.

STEP Up Ohlone.This event sponsored by STEP Up Ohlone and Ohlone College's Human Resources Department.