Academic

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    • Teaching Culturally Diverse Learners: Classroom Scenarios

    • Tuesday, September 27th, 20163:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Using short videos of instructors teaching in culturally diverse classrooms, we will view each instructor doing a before and after teaching demo. We will analyze the changes they made, suggest other ways they might have handled their classes, and self-reflect on our own pedagogical styles and . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Office365: Using OneNote for Classroom and Research

    • Friday, September 30th, 201611:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Never paid attention to OneNote before? OneNote is part of our new Office365 subscription. Come learn how to put OneNote to use in your classroom and in your research. Class will consist of an instructor led overview of Office365 and OneNote and time for individual exploration.

    • Location: Carswell Hall 118
    • The New MLA Style Manual - Eighth Edition

    • Sunday, October 2nd, 20161:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Join us for a session where we review what's new in the 2016, eighth edition of the MLA  style manual. According the MLA, "The eighth edition of the MLA Handbook, published in 2016, rethinks documentation for an era of digital publication. The MLA now recommends a universal set of . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 476
    • The RIGHT way to CITE: Cite and manage your resources as you go

    • 5 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 citation formats. We will cover in-text citation and . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    • 14 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
    • Creating Your Own Multimedia Content for Learning

    • Wednesday, October 5th, 20163:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • This workshop is designed to help faculty consider when it might be appropriate to add their own multimedia content to a course, review several different types of media and their instructional applications, and discuss tools and processes available for creating multimedia content here at . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Responsible Conduct of Research Education

    • Tuesday, October 11th, 20161:30 pm - 3:30 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
    • Meet the Lightboard!

    • 2 dates and times available
    • If you're interested in creating instructional videos which involve writing, Lightboard may be a great solution. The Lightboard is a glass surface that lets you create videos of yourself writing or projecting graphics while facing your audience (click here for an example) . This low tech, easy- to- . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Perspectives on the 2016 Elections - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Thursday, October 13th, 20164:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • This lecture will provide context and perspective on the 2016 U.S. elections, which are being held in an era of intense partisan polarization and public dissatisfaction with the performance of the U.S. political system. Attendees will gain insight into the 2016 elections by exploring the causes and . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404