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    • Judaism 101 at WFU. What is Rosh Hashanah?

    • Tuesday, September 8th, 201512:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Judaism 101 at WFU September 8, 2015.  Topic: What is Rosh Hashanah?           How is the Jewish New Year different from, and similar to, the secular New Year?  In this on-going Lunch and Learn series featured every Tuesday, from noon to 1 pm, in the . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall, Little Mag Rm.
    • Responsible Conduct of Research Education

    • Tuesday, September 8th, 20151:00 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: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Book Talk and Signing: How to Catch a Russian Spy - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Friday, September 11th, 20153:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Naveed Jamali, author of How to Catch a Russian Spy, will give a lecture and book signing on Friday, September 11 at 3:30 p.m. in ZSR Library’s Special Collections & Archives Reading Room (room 625). Jamali’s newly published memoir is an account of his 3 years of high-tech espionage . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library - Rare Books Reading Room
    • Judaism 101 at WFU. What is Yom Kippur?

    • Tuesday, September 15th, 201512:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Judaism 101 at WFU September 8, 2015.  Topic: What is Yom Kippur?           Yom Kippur is the holiest of Jewish days. What does this mean?           In addition, some of the prayers will be highlighted and explained.  In this . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall, Little Mag Rm.
    • Media + Conversation = VoiceThread!

    • 2 dates and times available
    •  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: Multiple Locations
    • Using Browzine Web and the Browzine App to Browse Scholarly Journals

    • 2 dates and times available
    • 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: Multiple Locations
    • Learning that Lasts: What to Do After a Semester-Long Project Ends

    • Wednesday, September 16th, 20153:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • In Fall 2014, Lisa Blee instructed a Public History course that culminated in a major student-directed collaborative project: an exhibit displayed in a downtown gallery.The students completed most of the work during the fall semester, but the exhibit opening and associated programming took place in . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Fifeville and the Fate of the Humanities - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Thursday, September 17th, 20154:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • The film Fifeville stages a critical confrontation between regimes of the visual and the cognitive and opens up a critical conversation on ways of seeing and ways of knowing without guarantees. Through gesture, angle, perspective, technique and time, we find ourselves in a novel space with new . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • Research Workshops for Divinity Students

    • 3 dates and times available
    • Learn about the resources ZSR offers for School of Divinity students in these three workshops.  We will cover the most important reference sources and databases you will need to use during your time at WFUSD, as well as how to locate and evaluate scholarly books and journal articles, and how . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations