Discover: Creating Relationship Intelligence (RQ) Between Students & Employees to Achieve Shared Goals

Time: 9:00 am
day: Day Two


  • Talent development for staff during work hours as a strategic imperative for career progression, employee retention & personal growth while managing limited university budgets.
  • Engagement of collaborative ecosystems through language departments with faculty & students developing innovative learning opportunities by equipping employees & fellow students with essential workplace skills.
  • How Texas Christian University builds community through language with student-led programs to help Spanish Language Preferred staff acquire stronger English skills, & ‘Spanish In the Workplace’ classes for supervisors & community-facing departments. Programs result in increased Spanish & English acquisition for staff, career progression, while providing undergraduate credits to Spanish major through campus service-learning courses & Human Resources teaching internships.