Facilitation FAQ

When Are Classes Typically Held?

Classes are held every Wednesday from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. for block I and 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. for block II in the Business Leadership Building (BLB) on UNT campus. Events vary and are held both on-campus and throughout the DFW metroplex.

What Is Recommended Length Of Time For My Presentation?

You are allocated 1 hour for your presentation, either from 4:00 – 5:00 or from 5:00 – 6:00, depending upon the class block for which you have been scheduled.

How Should I Organize My Presentation?

We strongly recommend that you act as a facilitator rather than a speaker. Aim to make the session interactive in nature.

What If I Have Handouts For My Session?

Please email the handouts ahead of time to plp@unt.edu. We will make copies of your handouts and have them available at the time of your session.

What Kind Of Equipment Do You Provide?

We provide computer, projector, etc. You must provide your presentation on media flash drive the day of the presentation or you may email it ahead of time to plp@unt.edu.

Where Do I Park?

Parking is available in the Highland Street Parking Garage. One week before your presentation you will be emailed confirmation of your presentation and a campus map. Validation will provided to you prior to your departure from UNT.

I Like To Get Feedback About My Presentation. Am I Allowed To Give Students Evaluations After Class?

PLP has a standardized evaluation we like to use with each facilitator. Once we have reviewed all of the evaluations from your seminar, we will mail you copies of your evaluation for your review.

What Time Do I Need To Arrive?

Please arrive ½ hour prior to your scheduled time to allow for adequate setup time for your presentation or any last minute questions.

What Time Do I Need To Arrive?

Please arrive 30-minutes prior to your scheduled time to allow for adequate setup time for your presentation or any last minute questions.

What Is The Average Audience Size?

Approximately 75-100 students will be in attendance, along with any mentors who choose to attend the session.

How Close Do I Need To Stick With My Presentation?

If assigned to the 4:00 p.m. class block, your presentation must end no later than 5:00 p.m. If assigned to the 5:00 p.m. class block, your presentation must end no later than 6:00 p.m.

Am I Paid For My Time?

Our presenters are all pro-bono and view their time with the students as an opportunity to give back to the community.

What If My Schedule Changes And I Cannot Meet My Presentation Commitment?

Please notify us immediately. We may request that you find another presenter to cover the same topic.