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Showing events 1 - 10 of 19 unique titles ( a total of 23 sessions )

    • Preparing Theses & Dissertations: Intellectual Property & Accessibility Issues in ETDs

    • Tuesday, October 21st, 20145:00 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
    • Poetry and Fiction Readings

    • Wednesday, October 22nd, 20145:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • An event celebrating the spoken and written word with Amy Catanzano, WFU Poet-in-Residence, and Joanna Ruocco, WFU Asst. Professor in Creative Writing (Fiction) reading selections from their recent works.

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • Open Educational Resources and Solving the Textbook Cost Crisis

    • Thursday, October 23rd, 201410:00 am - 11:00 am
    • The cost of college textbooks has grown to a point that virtually every campus is now seeking solutions. While many colleges and universities have successfully reduced costs through stop-gap measures such as rental programs and textbook reserves, the greatest potential for permanently . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Teaching Inclusively: Creating a Climate for Learning

    • Thursday, October 23rd, 20143:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • The pedagogical choices we make as instructors can have a major impact on the climate for learning in our classrooms. Join us as we explore instructional strategies that promote learning success through intentional course design. Inclusive teaching strategies strengthen the performance of all . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Search like a Librarian

    • Monday, October 27th, 20143:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    • This session is for faculty and graduate students who want to learn some easy ways to be better searchers of online resources. 

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • Elder Care Choices: National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness

    • 3 dates and times available
    •   In honor of November being National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness and National Caregiver Month, Elder Care Choices has planned a series of three Webinars. Each Wednsday, starting October 29, 2014 and ending November 12, 2014, Elder Care Choices will host webinars on the following . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Integrating Reflection into Study Abroad Courses using ePortfolio

    • Wednesday, October 29th, 20143:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • ePortfolios can be wonderful tools for making learning visible and encouraging students to connect their learning across experiences. This makes them ideal for the type of integrative learning that needs to happen in a study abroad experience. Join a panel of Wake Forest faculty (Bernadine Barnes, . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Build an Extra Class Day! Web Tools Workshop Series: Workshop 1: Choose Your Snow Day Adventure

    • Thursday, October 30th, 20143:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    •  Snow days are coming! Be prepared with content you can deliver to students online, synchronously or asynchronously from home or any remote location. All you need is a computer or mobile device and an internet connection. You can deliver slides, videos, spreadsheets, images, or web pages and . . .

    • Location: Farrell Hall, Room 108
    • LGBTQ Community Forum

    • Thursday, October 30th, 20144:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Hosted by the President's Commission on LGBTQ Affairs, the LGBTQ Community Forum is an opportunity for students, faculty, and staff at Wake Forest to share their experiences as LGBTQ people or allies. Members of the President's Commission on LGBTQ Affairs will be on hand to listen to feedback and . . .

    • Location: Annenburg Forum in Carswell Hall