Academic

Showing events 1 - 10 of 15 unique titles ( a total of 26 sessions )

    • Integrative Learning: Teaching for Transfer Across the Disciplines

    • Friday, February 24th, 201712:30 pm - 2:00 pm
    • This workshop on “teaching for transfer” is for faculty across all college divisions who assign writing in their courses. We will begin by exploring several major findings—drawn from recent research in the fields of psychology, education, and writing studies—that . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • The RIGHT way to CITE Workshop (At Wake Downtown)

    • Sunday, February 26th, 20172:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • 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: WAKE DOWNTOWN Room 1615
    • Zotero Workshop (at Wake Downtown)

    • Sunday, February 26th, 20173:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • 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: WAKE DOWNTOWN Room 1615
    • TLC Workshop: It's About the Learning, Not the Grade!

    • Wednesday, March 15th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • How can we help students shift their focus from grades to learning? Using what we know about student motivation and metacognition, we will examine several strategies that can move students to engage more meaningfully with assignments, projects, papers, and exams.

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Book Talk & Signing: The Lost Book of the Grail - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Thursday, March 16th, 20174:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • New York Times bestselling author Charlie Lovett will give a presentation and book signing to celebrate the publication of his latest novel, The Lost Book of the Grail. The new book is a biblio-mystery about an English cathedral, a lost medieval manuscript-- and a digital humanities . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Room 625
    • The RIGHT way to CITE: Cite and manage your resources as you go

    • 4 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

    • 9 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
    • DaDa @ 100! Art, Activism, and Innovation Then and Now - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Monday, March 20th, 20174:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • 2016 was the 100th anniversary of the founding of Cabaret Voltaire and DaDa. A burst of an idea in 1916, the art movement known as DaDa gave birth to a new 20th Century creativity. It spread through and beyond the arts and reverberated in cities across Europe, the Americas and beyond. DaDa was . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • Panel: Engaging with Active Learning Classrooms: How My Teaching Has Changed

    • Wednesday, March 22nd, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Whiteboards, colorful chairs and desks, wireless technology, movable everything--some of Wake Forest's newly renovated classrooms look more like office space at Google than they do traditional classrooms. How have such new spaces changed and challenged our teaching? How have they engaged . . .

    • Location: Winston Hall 124