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    • 2016 Faculty and Staff Windows Computer Exchange and Training

    • Monday, August 29th, 20163:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Please read very carefully. Pick up your new computer and attend a brief class introducing you to your new hardware, Windows 10, and Microsoft Office 2016. Class begins promptly at 3:00pm, but we ask that you arrive 10-15 minutes early, to turn on and register your new computer. Faculty and Staff . . .

    • Location: Greene Hall 145
    • Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

    • Wednesday, September 7th, 20169:00 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
    • Introduction to CORE (Organizational Acumen)

    • Wednesday, September 7th, 201610:00 am - 11:00 am
    • The Wake Forest University CORE Program is a competency-based program for the development of all faculty and staff, with optional certification.  CORE stands for "Cultivating our Organization to Realize Excellence." This class will go into more depth about the program requirements, . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Microsoft Excel Basics

    • Thursday, September 8th, 201610:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • In this class we will explore and discuss the tools on the ribbon. Hands-on activities will allow participants to learn skills needed to use and apply Microsoft Excel in business and personal settings.  During class we will discuss the following: Spreadsheet design and formatting . . .

    • Location: University Corporate Center (UCC) Room 1018
    • Easy Webpage Design with Google Sites

    • Tuesday, September 13th, 20169:00 am - 10:30 am
    • We have an easy-to-use web design app right at our fingertips.  Join us as we discuss the following tools and features of Google Sites: User-friendly creation and editing tools Sharing and collaboration capabilities Customization options Dozens of templates We will . . .

    • Location: University Corporate Center (UCC) Room 1018
    • Microsoft PowerPoint Advanced

    • Wednesday, September 14th, 20169:00 am - 11:00 am
    •  Would you like to take your PowerPoint presentation to the next level? Join us for this workshop where we'll explore PowerPoint's  more advanced features including: customizing themes inserting audio and video  creating SmartArt graphics setting up triggered . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • Creating Surveys, Questionnaires, and Quizzes with Google Forms

    • Thursday, September 15th, 201612:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Do you ever need to send out a simple questionnaire or survey? Would you like to poll your students or fellow faculty or staff about something? Google Forms can help! Located inside our Google Drive, we can use Google Forms as a simple or sophisticated survey tool! Join us to learn . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • The New MLA Style Manual - Eighth Edition

    • 2 dates and times available
    • Join us for a session where we review what's new in the 2016, eighth edition of the MLA  style manual. According the MLA, "The eighth edition of the MLA Handbook, published in 2016, rethinks documentation for an era of digital publication. The MLA now recommends a universal set of . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Keep Everything, Share Anything: An Introduction to Google Drive

    • Wednesday, September 21st, 20169:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Have you explored Google Drive? Did you know that with Google Drive, you can create, share, and simultaneously collaborate on text documents, spreadsheets, surveys, and presentations?  If not, this class is for you!  Google Drive is dramatically changing the way we share and collaborate . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • Helping Our Students Become More Engaged and Authoritative Writers

    • Wednesday, September 21st, 20163:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • How do our incoming, first-year students use source texts in their papers, and what do their textual practices suggest about their views of academic argumentation? This workshop will explore these and related questions, drawing on surveys and interviews with new Wake Forest . . .

    • Location: Benson Center 409