UNK-The University of Nebraska at Kearney annual staff development day, “Making a Difference” will take place from 8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. on October 17, 2000. Sponsored by the UNK Office Service Advisory Council and the UNK Staff Senate and Public Sector Cooperative, the event will feature an educational morning of professional development. This year, also participating in the development day, will be employees of Kearney Public Schools, ESU 10, City of Kearney Offices, and Buffalo County Offices.

The sessions include: Building Blocks for the Successful Team (Team Building 101), Identifying Personalities and Communication Styles, Handling Emergencies in the Workplace, Shaping Up Your Personal Power Skills, Keeping a Positive Attitude (Even on a Bad Hair Day), Inventing Basics, Workplace Emotions, and Love and Laughter, Happily Ever After.