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    • Lunch 'n Learn: Fall Veggies & How to Use Them in Your Kitchen

    • 2 dates and times available
    • Are you wondering what vegetables are in season this fall? Do you need some new ideas for cooking your fall favorites? Join Cindy Silver for an enlightening group session that will help you discover the flavors, textures, and great nutrition of fall veggies. Learn to roast, grill, stir fry, or . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • No More Essays! Rethinking What We Have Students Write in Our Courses

    • Wednesday, September 27th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • In this workshop, you will hear from faculty throughout the college about the writing assignments they give their students that elicit truly engaged and thoughtful work and that their students find challenging, rewarding, and fun. The purpose is to generate ideas about rethinking what and why we . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • 2017-2018 Wellbeing Incentive Program

    • 10 dates and times available
    • A new wellbeing program is offered in collaboration with Wake Forest Baptist Health. Faculty and staff enrolled in the University’s medical plan are eligible to earn a $100 credit by completing a Health Risk Assessment and attending a free one-on-one appointment. Register for one of the . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Active Learning

    • Thursday, September 28th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • All of the recent research into learning and how learning occurs, points to the effectiveness and necessity of actively engaging students in the classroom. It is not enough for instructors to ‘show and tell’ information, answers, processes, etc.; students have to engage with the . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Emily Giffin: Presentation and Signing - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Thursday, September 28th, 20177:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Emily Giffin is a graduate of Wake Forest University and the University of Virginia School of Law. The author of eight New York Times bestselling novels, Something Borrowed, Something Blue, Baby Proof, Love the One You're With, Heart of the Matter, Where We Belong, The One & Only, and First . . .

    • Location: Brendle Recital Hall
    • Influence: Harness Your Personal Power (Personal Progression)

    • Tuesday, October 3rd, 20179:30 am - 11:30 am
    •  "An Influencer motivates others to change.  An Influencer replaces bad behaviors with powerful new skills.  An Influencer makes things happen." -Patterson, Grenny, Maxfield, McMillan, & Switzler This class will introduce attendees to powerful high-leverage behaviors . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • What's New in the 17th Edition of the Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS)

    • Tuesday, October 3rd, 20173:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Do you require students to use Chicago style for their papers? Do you use Chicago style in your own writing? Do you help students with Chicago style? Then this workshop is for you! The 17th edition of the CMOS comes out in September, and in this workshop, we'll review the major changes and updates . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 477
    • Extending Discussion Beyond the Classroom

    • Wednesday, October 4th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Have you ever needed to cut a vibrant discussion short at the end of class, only to find that we weren't able to tap into the same dynamic the following week? Maybe you've led a seminar where the students always took a long time to warm up to the discussion topic? Together we will identify some of . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Your Life Has Value - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Thursday, October 5th, 20174:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Kirt Gonzales, author of The Chauncey Street Monster: Domestic Violence Is a Worldwide Epidemic That Has to End, will speak on the idea that everyone has value. Attendees will be taught how to recognize an abuser, and what steps to take in abusive situations. He will explain the difference between . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • Stress, Life's Challenges, and Mindfulness

    • Saturday, October 7th, 20172:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Join Reverend Wongong So, Head Priest at Won Buddhist Temple in Chapel Hill, North Carolina for a workshop on mindfulness techniques to help manage life's day-to-day challenges.  Participants will find tips to achieving a calm, balanced center - a useful skill at any age.

    • Location: Reynolds Gym A330 Seminar Room