Information Systems: Events and Classes - WFU | The Professional Development Center

Information Systems: Events and Classes

This page will display all events and classes listed on the PDC from: Information Systems. See other groups.

    • TechXploration 2019

    • Thursday, March 21st, 2019 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • TechXploration provides an excellent opportunity for faculty and staff to showcase how technology is being leveraged in teaching, learning, research, engagement, and creative endeavors at Wake Forest University. Enjoy light refreshments and register to win a door prize. Mark your calendar, and . . .
    • Location: Benson Center 401
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    • Microsoft Excel: Tables & Charts

    • Thursday, March 21st, 2019 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    • Join us for this feature-specific class in which we will focus only on creating and managing tables and charts in Excel. We will explore: PivotTables PivotCharts Slicers Sparklines Column Charts Pie Charts Line . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library 477
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    • Sakai Demonstration: Introduction to the Platform

    • Multiple dates & times
    • In this session, vendors will introduce us to the experience of the typical faculty and student using basic teaching and learning tools on their platform. They will also introduce their company, their support structure, and preview features that will be discussed in later sessions. Community . . .
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    • Sakai Demonstration: Advanced Support for Academic Programs

    • Monday, March 25th, 2019 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
    • In this session, vendors will demonstrate the ability of their platform to provide program-level academic and administrative support. More specifically, we will learn about tools to support accreditation, institutional research, online programs, and the College’s nascent e-Portfolio . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
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    • Sakai Demonstration: Advanced Support for Teaching

    • Multiple dates & times
    • In this session, vendors will provide more detailed information about the basic pedagogical tools in their platform, while also introducing more advanced tools and capabilities for users who might be interested. The demonstrations of basic tools will extend beyond the brief overviews provided in . . .
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    • Dropbox Information Session

    • Multiple dates & times
    • Interested in learning more about Dropbox? Join us as we define what Dropbox is, what it's used for, and the benefits it offers. We'll also explore: Syncing files with the Dropbox app Sharing files and folders Paper Showcase And . . .
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    • Sakai Demonstration: Support for Students

    • Tuesday, March 26th, 2019 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
    • In this session, students are encouraged to come and be guided through “a day in the life of” using the latest version of Sakai. Vendors will be addressing student engagement, mobile functionality, and learning progression, as well as provide their vision for the Next Generation Digital . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
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    • Sakai Demonstration: Open Lab

    • Tuesday, March 26th, 2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Faculty, staff, and students are welcome to drop in for an open lab session with representatives from Longsight (Sakai). This session will provide an opportunity to get a hands-on look at the environment and ask any additional questions. Computers will be provided, stay as little or as long as . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library 262 Mac Lab
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    • Canvas Demonstration: Introduction to the Platform

    • Multiple dates & times
    • In this session, vendors will introduce us to the experience of the typical faculty and student using basic teaching and learning tools on their platform. They will also introduce their company, their support structure, and preview features that will be discussed in later sessions. Community . . .
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    • Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

    • Wednesday, March 27th, 2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Join us as we learn the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint! In this class we will explore the PowerPoint interface, as well as the File, Home, Insert, Design, Transitions, and Slide Show tabs. After this class, attendees will be equipped with the knowledge to create and deliver solid presentations . . .
    • Location: ZSR Library 204
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