Academic

Showing events 1 - 10 of 24 unique titles ( a total of 27 sessions )

    • Using Browzine to Browse Scholarly Journals

    • Wednesday, September 17th, 20142:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    • BrowZine works by organizing the articles found in Open Access and subscription databases, uniting them into complete journals, then arranging these journals on a common newsstand.  The result is an easy and familiar way to browse, read and monitor scholarly journals across the disciplines on . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • The Other Bill of Rights: Constitutional Foundations of Librarianship

    • Wednesday, September 17th, 20143:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Principles central to American culture, as codified in the U.S. Constitution, are also central to librarianship. In 1939, the American Library Association adopted the Library Bill of Rights, affirming "that all libraries are forums for information and ideas." Ensuring that our citizens . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    • 3 dates and times available
    • Zotero is a powerful open-source citations manager and research tool that integrates directly into the Firefox, Chrome or Safari web browser. Participants will learn how to install and start using Zotero to cite sources and create bibliographies in a matter of minutes. This workshop includes . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Writing Effective Learning Objectives

    • Thursday, September 18th, 20143:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Let’s talk about how focusing on student learning can save you time both in and out of the classroom. Clearly articulating what you want students to learn in your courses helps you target your efforts and design learning experiences to ensure students are meeting those . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 10
    • Responsible Conduct of Research Education

    • Friday, September 19th, 20141:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Training in the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) for graduate students as required by the National Science Foundation.  A two-hour workshop to discuss a case related to RCR with other students and a facilitator. It is recommended that attendees complete the on-line CITI RCR training . . .

    • Location: Benson Center 409
    • Media + Conversation = VoiceThread!

    • Friday, September 26th, 201410:30 am - 12:00 pm
    •  VoiceThread is web-based software that allows you to have an online conversation around multimedia. You can present slides, video, or images, narrate them using text, audio, or webcam, and then invite others to view and comment within the presentation. All students, faculty, and staff at Wake . . .

    • Location: University Corporate Center (UCC) Room 1018
    • Lunch and Learn: Google Mail and Calendar Tips and Tricks

    • 2 dates and times available
    • Bring your lunch and join us for this fun, informal session, where we'll show you great ways to improve how you use your Google Mail and Calendar. Topics we'll cover include: Goodbye Doodle! Use your Google Calendar to see everyone’s availability. Let Google manage your incoming . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Understanding Video Creation, Storage, and Sharing with Show and Share

    • Monday, September 29th, 20143:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    • The Information Systems department is pleased to announce the rollout of Cisco Show and Share! Show and Share is a secure, private service here at Wake Forest, with which we can create and store videos, to be be viewed publicly or privately with specified WFU users. This is a wonderful alternative . . .

    • Location: University Corporate Center (UCC) Room 1018
    • Live Streams and Video Editing in Youtube

    • Thursday, October 2nd, 201411:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Youtube continues to add features to make difficult video tasks easy.  This class will give an overview over Youtube's new Live Streaming interface and it's built-in video editing suite to get you acquainted with these new tools.   

    • Location: ZSR Library 204