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Services for Alumni and the General Community

The PDC’s primary focus is the Wake Forest faculty and staff. ¬†However, many of the opportunities are open to alumni and/or the general Winston-Salem community. ¬†If there is a class, event, or service (i.e. coaching, organizational development) that interests you, but is not currently open to community, please let us know by contacting us at pdc@wfu.edu or at 758-2PDC (2732).

Showing events 1 - 10 of 11 unique titles ( a total of 34 sessions )

    • Judaism 101 - Spring 2017

    • Tuesday, January 24th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • About Judaism 101 at WFU Judaism 101 at WFU is an on-going Lunch and Learn series featured every Tuesday, from noon to 1 pm,  We explore, share, and discuss various aspects of Judaism. These sessions are open to the ENTIRE WFU and W-S communities. This series is facilitated by Gail Bretan, . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall, Autumn Room
    • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    • 18 dates and times available
    • Zotero is a powerful open-source citations manager and research tool that integrates directly into the Firefox, Chrome or Safari web browser. Participants will learn how to install and start using Zotero to cite sources and create bibliographies in a matter of minutes. This workshop includes . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Strength Training Workshop

    • Tuesday, January 24th, 20175:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    • Have you ever thought about lifting weights, but unsure where to start? Come learn about the benefits of strength training and how to effectively build your own workout program in this fun and interactive workshop! Hosted by Swain Lewis, Assistant Coordinator of Fitness. Sponsored by the Office of . . .

    • Location: To be determined
    • Martin Luther King Panel Discussion - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Thursday, January 26th, 20174:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Lecture Matthew Williams, Director of Communication in the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, will facilitate a discussion with the WFU-WSSU Martin Luther King Jr. "Building the Dream" award winners, Dr. T. Nathaniel French and Chizoba . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • Katharine and R.J. Reynolds, and the Making of the Modern South - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Monday, January 30th, 20174:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • The intriguing lives of Katharine and R. J. Reynolds shed a bright light on the dynamics of power in the rapidly modernizing region of the Piedmont South in the early 29th century. Their unusual marriage suggests a new way to understand how the post-Reconstruction New South elite helped construct . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • The RIGHT way to CITE: Cite and manage your resources as you go

    • 6 dates and times available
    • Does the idea of doing your bibliography at the end of a paper stress you out? Need help with parenthetical citations or footnotes while you are writing? This one-hour workshop will take students through the basics of both MLA and APA citation formats. We will cover in-text citation and . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • CARE Team Overview

    • 2 dates and times available
    •  This session is an overview of the CARE Team. After the session, participants will gain an understanding of the role of the CARE Team at WFU and will be able to: - Identify 3 types of behaviors the Team seeks to address and evaluate – disruptive, troubling, and threatening behaviors - . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • A Lecture on Dada - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Monday, March 20th, 20174:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Lynn Book, Associate Teaching Professor in the Department of Theatre and Dance at Wake Forest University, will present a lecture on Dada. 

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404