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Staff Professional Development

Take 5 Newsletter

The Faculty and Staff Center encourages and supports the continuous acquisition of knowledge and skills of all employees by coordinating, providing, and supporting training and professional development opportunities.

In an effort to provide additional training and professional development resources to all staff the Faculty and Staff Center sends out a monthly newsletter with technology tidbits or a Take 5 training video and a featured article on soft-skills.

LinkedIn Learning for Lone Star College Employees

LinkedIn Learning is an online video library of courses to help you learn software, creative and business skills. Courses for all levels cover technical skills, creative techniques, business strategies and more. Watch and learn from top experts who are passionate about teaching. Access for Lone Star College employees to LinkedIn Learning.

To learn how to use this resource, watch this video on Getting Started with LinkedIn Learning


STARLINK was established in 1989 with a Perkins State Leadership grant. Since its founding, STARLINK has been committed to empowering student success and providing exceptional professional development to higher education communities. Our online courses allow staff, faculty, adjuncts, and CEOs to take responsibility for their growth and development, giving them the ability to personalize their learning with on-demand courses. STARLINK provides courses that maintain academic rigor, technical knowledge and skill sets which drive positive growth. STARLINK offers members a personalized dashboard to track training and 24/7 access to over 200 hours of professional development training through its eLibrary. New courses, features, and webinars are released monthly.

STARLINK currently provides professional development programming annually to member colleges and universities across the United States, Canada, and throughout the world through U.S. Military and embassies. STARLINK, empowering student success! Registration to STARLINK.

For assistance on how to create a STARLINK account visit, How to create your STARLINK account.

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