Academic

Showing events 1 - 10 of 11 unique titles ( a total of 16 sessions )

    • The RIGHT way to CITE: Cite and manage your resources as you go

    • 2 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 citaion formats. We will cover in-text citation and . . .

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

    • 2 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
    • Assigning and Assessing Writing in STEM

    • Monday, March 30th, 20153:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Few skills are more valuable to our students than the ability to write well in a manner appropriate to their major disciplines. It's up to us as their instructors to help them develop that skill. This workshop will grant faculty in STEM fields the chance to develop writing assignments for their . . .

    • Location: Tribble C216
    • Study Abroad Panel: Examples of Developing Intercultural Competence through Reflection

    • Wednesday, April 1st, 20153:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • It can be challenging to make learning around intercultural competence visible during study abroad trips. The same is true for encouraging students to connect their learning across experiences. Getting your students to critically reflect on their activities abroad and articulate their learning can . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Sources, Citations and Cookies!

    • 4 dates and times available
    • If you are working on a research paper or project this semester and would like a bit of help from one of the research experts at the ZSR Library, here’s your chance. We are holding drop-in research help sessions during the end of the semester paper-writing season in the Mandelbaum Reading . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • TechXploration 2015

    • Tuesday, April 7th, 201511:00 am - 3:00 pm
    • This event brings together faculty and staff who want to share their experiences with current technology efforts underway. TechXploration allows faculty, staff and students to see how technologies are being leveraged in teaching, learning, research, engagement and creative endeavors at Wake Forest . . .

    • Location: Benson Center 401
    • Educating the Whole Person: Breath and Body in Contemplative Pedagogy

    • Wednesday, April 8th, 20153:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • In this workshop, participants will be introduced to experiential contemplative pedagogy techniques in personal practice and within the classroom.  Drawing on recent scholarship and teaching experience, the presenters will address theoretical frameworks and guide participants through . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall, Heritage Room
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Writing a Teaching Philosophy 1

    • Thursday, April 9th, 20153:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • If you intend to apply for academic positions, it is likely that you will be asked to submit your philosophy of teaching statement as part of your application. During this session, we’ll examine sample philosophies and evaluate them using a rubric developed at the University of Michigan. We . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Course Design for Inclusion

    • Wednesday, April 15th, 20153:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • What are the elements of course design that help create optimal learning for all students? We will examine the role that learning objectives, alignment of all course elements, “learning to learn’ opportunities, and high expectations and challenge play in creating a learning classroom. . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • 6th Annual Senior Showcase

    • Tuesday, April 21st, 20153:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • The Senior Showcase recognizes exemplary senior theses and research projects completed by Wake Forest undergraduates in their final year. Selected students have the honor of sharing their research or projects with the Wake Forest community at an event hosted by the Z. Smith Reynolds Library. . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404