Academic

Showing events 1 - 10 of 15 unique titles ( a total of 19 sessions )

    • Search like a Librarian

    • Monday, October 27th, 20143:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    • This session is for faculty and graduate students who want to learn some easy ways to be better searchers of online resources. 

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • Elder Care Choices: National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness

    • 3 dates and times available
    •   In honor of November being National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness and National Caregiver Month, Elder Care Choices has planned a series of three Webinars. Each Wednsday, starting October 29, 2014 and ending November 12, 2014, Elder Care Choices will host webinars on the following . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Integrating Reflection into Study Abroad Courses using ePortfolio

    • Wednesday, October 29th, 20143:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • ePortfolios can be wonderful tools for making learning visible and encouraging students to connect their learning across experiences. This makes them ideal for the type of integrative learning that needs to happen in a study abroad experience. Join a panel of Wake Forest faculty (Bernadine Barnes, . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Build an Extra Class Day! Web Tools Workshop Series: Workshop 1: Choose Your Snow Day Adventure

    • Thursday, October 30th, 20143:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    •  Snow days are coming! Be prepared with content you can deliver to students online, synchronously or asynchronously from home or any remote location. All you need is a computer or mobile device and an internet connection. You can deliver slides, videos, spreadsheets, images, or web pages and . . .

    • Location: Farrell Hall, Room 108
    • LGBTQ Community Forum

    • Thursday, October 30th, 20144:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Hosted by the President's Commission on LGBTQ Affairs, the LGBTQ Community Forum is an opportunity for students, faculty, and staff at Wake Forest to share their experiences as LGBTQ people or allies. Members of the President's Commission on LGBTQ Affairs will be on hand to listen to feedback and . . .

    • Location: Annenburg Forum in Carswell Hall
    • Lunch and Learn: Google Mail and Calendar Tips and Tricks

    • 2 dates and times available
    • Bring your lunch and join us for this fun, informal session, where we'll show you great ways to improve how you use your Google Mail and Calendar. Topics we'll cover include: Goodbye Doodle! Use your Google Calendar to see everyone’s availability. Let Google manage your incoming . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Lunch and Learn: Getting Started with NC Digital Library

    • 2 dates and times available
    • Looking to load up your eReader or smart phone before the holiday travel season begins??  The North Carolina Digital Library features a wide variety of *free* eBooks, eAudiobooks, videos and more!  Bring your lunch and join us for this fun, hands-on introduction to the NC Digital Library . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • How to Gamify your Course and Make your Teaching a Game-Changer

    • Wednesday, November 12th, 20143:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Games offer many effective tools for motivating players to learn and practice and develop skills. Learning? Practice? Skill development? That's what teaching is all about! This workshop explores simple changes you can make to your courses to "gamify" them, and offers paths to level up your pedagogy . . .

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

    • Thursday, November 13th, 20143:30 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