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Showing events 1 - 10 of 17 unique titles ( a total of 23 sessions )

    • The RIGHT way to CITE: Cite and manage your resources as you go

    • 3 dates and times available
    • Does the idea of doing your bibliography at the end of a paper stress you out? Need help with parenthetical citations or footnotes while you are writing? This one-hour workshop will take students through the basics of both MLA and APA citaion formats. We will cover in-text citation and . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Universal Design in Teaching and Learning

    • Wednesday, March 4th, 20153:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Applying the principles of Universal Design in the classroom provides the opportunity to overcome barriers in teaching and learning. Students bring a wide variety of skills, needs, and interests with them to the classroom, and this workshop will help participants learn how to facilitate meaningful . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Understanding Video Creation, Storage, and Sharing with Show and Share

    • Tuesday, March 10th, 20159:30 am - 11:30 am
    • 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: ZSR Library 204
    • Google Mail and Calendar Tips and Tricks

    • Tuesday, March 17th, 201512:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Please 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 emails by . . .

    • Location: University Corporate Center (UCC) Room 1018
    • Teaching Intercultural Development at Home and Abroad

    • Wednesday, March 18th, 20153:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • In this session, we will examine various rubrics for intercultural knowledge and competence and examine the criteria used to construct definitions of this kind of learning. Participants will explore the various criteria and identify which measures might be appropriate for courses taught here at . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Media + Conversation = VoiceThread!

    • Thursday, March 19th, 20153:30 pm - 5:00 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: ZSR Library 204
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Concept Maps as Teaching, Writing and Productivity Tools

    • Thursday, March 26th, 20153:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Concept maps are powerful learning tools but can be tricky to use. We will discuss their benefits and the drawbacks, using examples. We’ll also talk about how you might use concept maps to organize your teaching, students’ learning and a variety of other projects in your life and spend . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Preparing Theses & Dissertations: Intellectual Property & Accessibility Issues in ETDs

    • Thursday, March 26th, 20155:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • ETDs (electronic theses & dissertations) present different intellectual property and accessibility issues for graduate student authors than print-based versions. This session will address common copyright, author rights, embargo, and access questions that arise when students submit their ETDs. . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 476
    • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    • 2 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
    • Study Abroad Panel: Examples of Developing Intercultural Competence through Reflection

    • Wednesday, April 1st, 20153:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • It can be challenging to make learning around intercultural competence visible during study abroad trips. The same is true for encouraging students to connect their learning across experiences. Getting your students to critically reflect on their activities abroad and articulate their learning can . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301