Workshops

The Workshop Series is designed to help students, staff, and faculty understand more about the Spartan Experience Record. Various sessions are offered each semester with a range of topics. Sessions are led by Staff and Spartan Experience Record Ambassadors. See below for the current workshop schedule.

Workshop Topics

  • What is the Spartan Experience Record?
  • My Spartan Story: Reflections on Your Involvement
  • Marketing Your Spartan Experiences
  • Working to get your Organization on to the Record
  • Assessments, Learning Outcomes, and More
  • Preparing Submissions
  • RSO Workshops
  • Staff/Faculty Submissions
  • Staff/Faculty Validation

Faculty and Staff Workshops

My Spartan Story Introductory Workshop

Join us to learn about My Spartan Story and the Spartan Experience Record, a new customizable record of students’ learning beyond the classroom that they can request alongside their transcript through the Registrar’s Office. Our workshop will help you familiarize yourself to the record, benefits for students, your college/division and MSU, as well as to the submission and approval process to add your co-curricular experience(s). Please register HERE.

    • Tuesday, June 14, 11 a.m. – noon
    • Thursday, June 23, 2 – 3 p.m.
    • Wednesday, July 13, 3 – 4 p.m.
    • Monday, July 25, 2 – 3 p.m.
    • Tuesday, August 9, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

We have paused the Faculty/Staff Sprint Workshops for the Summer. Please be sure to check back in the Fall for new date and times!

My Spartan Story Sprint Workshop

Join the My Spartan Story Team to engage in the Spartan Experience submission process and prepare at least one submission draft during the session. Our Team will discuss key submission elements including learning outcomes and learning outcomes assessment.

Student Workshops

Student Workshops are paused for the Summer! 

Be sure to check back here in the Fall to sign up for our Fall Workshops!

If you would like to have My Spartan Story present to a group please contact Lance Sharp, My Spartan Story Coordinator, at lasharp@msu.edu to schedule. 

Have you been wondering what My Spartan Story and the Spartan Experience Records are? Maybe you have heard a little but want to know how to request and utilize this new tool. Or maybe you want help in getting your activities or experiences added to My Spartan Story. If so, then check out our student workshops that are designed to help introduce MSU Undergrads to My Spartan Story as both a platform and tool, as well as the process for submitting co-curricular experiences to be included on the Spartan Experience Record.

My Spartan Story Student Introductory Workshop

Join us to learn about My Spartan Story and the Spartan Experience Record, a new customizable record of your learning beyond the classroom that you can then request alongside your transcript through the Registrar’s Office. Our workshop will help you familiarize yourself to the record, benefits, as well as to the submission and approval process to add your co-curricular experience(s).

Workshop Request

Want to request a workshop for your department, organization, club, etc? Please fill out this form and a member of the My Spartan Story Team will reach out to you to schedule or gather more information.