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    • What's New in Sakai 2.9 (30 mins) & Sakai Lessons Training (60 mins)

    • 4 dates and times available
    • What's New in Sakai 2.9 (30 mins) The Sakai Team invites you to stop by for this 30 minute introduction to changes, updates, and new features in Sakai 2.9. If you are a seasoned Sakai instructor, or an instructor using Sakai for the first time, this walk-through of the system will assist you in . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Najla Said Book Talk and Signing

    • Friday, September 5th, 201410:00 am - 11:00 am
    • The Z. Smith Reynolds Library Lecture Series presents a talk and book signing by Najla Said, author of Looking for Palestine: Growing Up Confused in an Arab-American Family. This book is a memoir of her childhood and young adulthood as the daughter of renowned scholar Edward Said and his . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • Responsible Conduct of Research Education for Undergraduates

    • Friday, September 5th, 20141:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Training in the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) for undergraduate 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: Benson Center 409
    • Lev Grossman Book Talk and Signing

    • Friday, September 5th, 20143:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • The Z. Smith Reynolds Library Lecture Series presents a talk and book signing by Lev Grossman, best known as the author of the New York Times bestselling Magicians trilogy. The third and final book in the fantasy series, The Magician’s Land, was released this month to enthusiastic . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Room 625
    • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    • 4 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
    • Using Browzine 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
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Writing Effective Learning Objectives

    • Thursday, September 18th, 20143:30 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 10
    • Responsible Conduct of Research Education

    • Friday, September 19th, 20141:00 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: Benson Center 409