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Showing events 1 - 10 of 30 unique titles ( a total of 81 sessions )

    • New Staff Orientation

    • 9 dates and times available
    • Welcome New Staff members! Please register for New Staff Orientation, which provides important information as you join the Wake Forest community.  All new staff members are required to attend. . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • 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
    • 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
    • Gatekeepers Workshop 1: Enhancing Our Community through Inclusion (Community)

    • Wednesday, April 8th, 20151:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • In fall 2009, the Office of the Provost began to offer Gatekeepers Workshops in partnership with the Wake Forest Professional Development Center.  A “gatekeeper” is any member of the Wake Forest community who represents the University through his or her interaction with students, . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • 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
    • Residence Life & Housing 101 (Community)

    • Thursday, April 9th, 20159:30 am - 10:30 am
    •  Join members of the Residence Life and Housing team as they offer an introduction to their work and the impact of having a residential campus.  Additionally, RL&H leaders may explore the following topics: -What is the mission of RL&H? -Why is the work that you do important to . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Managing Excellence: Giving Effective and Continual Feedback (Leadership)

    • Thursday, April 9th, 20152:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Learn best practices for providing effective and frequent feedback to your staff to create a productive and healthy work environment. Learn to approach performance issues before they become overwhelming.  Also learn how and when to use Performance Improvement Plans.   This class is . . .

    • Location: Benson Center 410
    • 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
    • Managing Excellence: Coaching Your Team (Leadership)

    • Tuesday, April 14th, 20159:30 am - 11:30 am
    •  Collaboration and brainstorming are important components of high performing team work and coaching questions help to support such activity.  In this 2-hour class managers will develop coaching skills to support collaborative activity in . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301