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    • PDC Book Discussion: Quiet (Communication)

    • Tuesday, January 24th, 201710:00 am - 11:00 am
    •  Join us for a small group discussion of Susan Cain's Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking.  Cain combines research with personal experiences to outline our country's perceived preference for extroverted behavior.  The book also explores the true . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Elder Care Choices: Dementia (Webinar 2)

    • Tuesday, January 24th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Why do they do that? Brain Changes and Behaviors of People with Dementia   Elder Care Choices is pleased to have Melanie Bunn join us again as a presenter for this series. Melanie is a Dementia Training Specialist for Alzheimer’s North Carolina, founder of Bunn Consulting and . . .

    • Location: WebEx link
    • Judaism 101 - Spring 2017

    • Tuesday, January 24th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • About Judaism 101 at WFU Judaism 101 at WFU is an on-going Lunch and Learn series featured every Tuesday, from noon to 1 pm,  We explore, share, and discuss various aspects of Judaism. These sessions are open to the ENTIRE WFU and W-S communities. This series is facilitated by Gail Bretan, . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall, Autumn Room
    • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    • 18 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
    • Strength Training Workshop

    • Tuesday, January 24th, 20175:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Have you ever thought about lifting weights, but unsure where to start? Come learn about the benefits of strength training and how to effectively build your own workout program in this fun and interactive workshop! Hosted by Swain Lewis, Assistant Coordinator of Fitness. Sponsored by the Office of . . .

    • Location: To be determined
    • Safe Zone Lunch and Learn

    • 5 dates and times available
    •  Join the LGBTQ Center for our Safe Zone Lunch and Learn Series—you bring your lunch, we will provide dessert and dialogue! Each session will feature a deeper-dive educational experience regarding various aspects of LGBTQ experiences and action steps for building more inclusive . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Article Discussion: The Secrets of Great Teamwork (Leadership)

    • 2 dates and times available
    •  In this discussion we will review Haas and Mortensen's article on The Secrets of Teamwork.  The article outlines measures for team effectiveness and enabling conditions that help teams attain high performance. The article can be found here.  Attendees are expected to have read the . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Dinner & Dialogue

    • 3 dates and times available
    • Open to all undergraduate women. Join the Women's Center for monthly, peer-facilitated conversations over dinner. While sharing a meal, we hope you'll enjoy conversation, form connections, and explore your experience as a woman at Wake and beyond. We invite all woman-identified students to this . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Volunteer at the Diaper Bank of North Carolina

    • 4 dates and times available
    • Are you interested in helping families in poverty gain access to diapers? If so, sign up to volunteer at the Diaper Bank of North Carolina. During the one hour of volunteering, you will wrap diapers that will then be distributed to family-support organizations. You can learn more by visiting the . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Teaching Inclusively: Creating a Climate for Learning

    • Thursday, January 26th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • The pedagogical choices we make as instructors can have a major impact on the climate for learning in our classrooms. Join us as we explore instructional strategies that promote learning success through intentional course design. Inclusive teaching strategies strengthen the performance of all . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301