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Showing events 1 - 10 of 21 unique titles ( a total of 27 sessions )

    • Writing Letters of Recommendation (Personal Progression)

    • Tuesday, February 28th, 20179:30 am - 10:30 am
    • Within Higher Education, you may often be asked by students to write letters of recommendation for scholarly pursuits, internships, leadership programs, and future employment.  Mike Ford, Director of Legacy and Philanthropy Programing within the Pro Humanitate Institute, will lead a . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Lunch and Learn: Creating Surveys, Questionnaires, and Quizzes with Google Forms

    • Tuesday, February 28th, 201712:00 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
    • Advising Student Organization Finance and Funding

    • Tuesday, February 28th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Sign up for this most informative session that will address sources of student organization funding and associated accounts, steps for advisors to become the organization's financial approver, how to pay bills, 129..... vs Agency accounts, declining balance cards and much more.

    • Location: Benson Center 409
    • Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

    • Tuesday, March 7th, 20179:00 am - 11:30 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
    • Winning with People: Part 3 (Communication)

    • Tuesday, March 7th, 20172:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    •  Using some of the elements established in John C. Maxwell's 25 Ways to Win with People, class attendees will discuss and focus on how we can better communicate with others and how we can form strong, lasting relationships.  Participants may find that the root of individual . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • New Staff Orientation

    • 6 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
    • Introduction to Effective Mentoring & Coaching for Mentees

    • Wednesday, March 15th, 20179:30 am - 11:00 am
    • In this introductory course, participants will review the definition and history of mentoring and coaching presented in Course 1 and examine the roles and strategies effective mentees use. Participants will leave with a better understanding of how to build their mentoring networks as well as how to . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • TLC Workshop: It's About the Learning, Not the Grade!

    • Wednesday, March 15th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • How can we help students shift their focus from grades to learning? Using what we know about student motivation and metacognition, we will examine several strategies that can move students to engage more meaningfully with assignments, projects, papers, and exams.

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Microsoft PowerPoint Advanced

    • Thursday, March 16th, 20179:00 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
    • Suicide Prevention Training (Community)

    • 2 dates and times available
    •  Wake Forest University Counseling Center (UCC) staff are trained in suicide prevention and utilize the evidence-based CampusConnect:  A Suicide Prevention Training for Gatekeepers from Syracuse University. UCC staff  train members of the WFU community (faculty, staff, . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations