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    • Blended Learning: Public Speaking (Communication)

    • Tuesday, March 28th, 20172:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Speeches, public speaking, and presentations are often an important part of the work that we do.  This learning experience will offer a review of public speaking fundamentals and an opportunity to practice what you learn.  Register for this event to gain experience and practice in a safe, . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Cognos Financial Reporting Training (Organizational Acumen)

    • 5 dates and times available
    • Come learn about the financial reports available through Cognos! This hands-on course, open to those with current financial reporting responsibilities, will cover accessing Cognos and generating the new and improved summary and transaction reports.  This class is required . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Google Mail and Calendar Tips and Tricks

    • Tuesday, April 4th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Please join us for this fun, informal session, where we'll show you great ways to improve how you use your Google Mail and Calendar. Topics we'll cover include: Goodbye Doodle! Use your Google Calendar to see everyone’s availability. Let Google manage your incoming emails by . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • Listening In Layers (Communication)

    • Wednesday, April 5th, 20171:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    •  Do you really hear what’s being said to you? Do you respond in a way that satisfies a individual’s need to be heard? Studies show poor listening skills are often the cause of mistakes and problems that cost organizations more than $1 billion a day.  This interactive . . .

    • Location: Benson Center 409
    • Engaging Students with Lightboard Videos

    • Wednesday, April 5th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • If you're interested in creating instructional videos which involve writing, Lightboard may be a great solution. The Lightboard is a glass surface that lets you create videos of yourself writing or projecting graphics while facing your audience (click here for an example).This low tech, easy- to- . . .

    • Location: Tribble Hall A14
    • Article Discussion: The Secrets of Great Teamwork (Leadership)

    • Thursday, April 6th, 20171:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    •  In this discussion we will review Haas and Mortensen's article on The Secrets of Teamwork.  The article outlines measures for team effectiveness and enabling conditions that help teams attain high performance. The article can be found here.  Attendees are expected to have read the . . .

    • Location: Miller Center 2nd Fl Rovere Rm
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Free (and Easy!) Technology Tools to Enhance Your Classes

    • Thursday, April 6th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Join us for a sampling of online tools designed to help you better engage students. We’ll explore options such as concept mapping, games and quizzing, animation and comic strips, and tools that allow you (or students) to synthesize content. Bring your laptops and a creative . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • On Leadership - Part 1 (Leadership)

    • Tuesday, April 11th, 20179:30 am - 10:30 am
    • In his book On Leadership,  John W. Gardner outlines nine essential tasks of leadership.  The "On Leadership" series will explore those nine tasks, three at a time - and relate them to the work of leaders here at Wake Forest University.  Attendees will discuss and . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Suicide Prevention Training (Community)

    • Tuesday, April 18th, 20179:30 am - 11:00 am
    •  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: Benson Center 301
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Finishing with a Flourish: The Last Day of Class

    • Thursday, April 20th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • End the semester with energy using any or all of the six last-day-of-class activities that will be discussed during this workshop. Using the last day of class intentionally to 'wrap up' the semester provides students with an opportunity to reflect on the significance and scope of their learning in . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301