Academic

Showing events 1 - 10 of 24 unique titles ( a total of 43 sessions )

    • An Introduction to Sakai

    • 3 dates and times available
    • This workshop, provided by the LMS Team, is an introduction to Sakai focusing on how to set up a site and an introduction to a few common tools.

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Lunchtime Webinar: What's new in Zotero 5.0?

    • Thursday, August 24th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    •  In July 2017, the Zotero reference management software received a much-anticipated update, which includes some exciting new features to enhance your research workflow, and lots of under-the-hood updates that make Zotero even faster and more reliable. In this lunchtime webinar, you'll learn . . .

    • Location: WebEx link
    • Webinar and Discussion: ​Motivate, Engage, and Inspire: Tips for Teaching Modern Learners

    • Thursday, August 31st, 20172:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    • Listen as speaker Christy Price provides you with a comprehensive look at the modern learner. Find out what makes Millennials tick, what’s different in how they learn (and why it’s different), and the research data that will help you understand what it all means. Dr. Price will help . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    • 17 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
    • Assigning Argument versus Analysis: What Writing Research Reveals

    • Wednesday, September 13th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • This workshop is designed to help you consider what types of writing to assign, based on your goals and what research reveals about student writing in different assignments. We will first address how undergraduate writing differs in analysis and argumentative assignments, as well as which ones are . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Writing Effective Learning Objectives

    • Thursday, September 14th, 20173:30 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 301
    • Federal Grants - Winning Grants

    • Friday, September 15th, 20178:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • Federal Grants Attendees will learn about how to win more government grants. Some topics covered include ways to develop more fundable ideas, information on how to make pre-proposal contact with feds, and knowledge of what it takes to prepare a grant winning government application. During the . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • The RIGHT way to CITE: Cite and manage your resources as you go

    • 2 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 MLA, APA, and Chicago citation formats. We will cover . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations