Special Interest

Showing events 1 - 10 of 27 unique titles ( a total of 33 sessions )

    • Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013

    • Tuesday, November 4th, 20149:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Join us as we learn about Microsoft's latest version of Word! In this class we will explore the Word 2013 interface, as well as every command on the ribbon, including the newest features like our access to OneDrive, and to the ability to Share our documents. We will also explore tried and true . . .

    • Location: University Corporate Center (UCC) Room 1018
    • 15-Minute Wednesday Webinar: Google Mail Tips!

    • Wednesday, November 5th, 201412:00 pm - 12:15 pm
    •  Got 15 minutes? Did you know there's a lab that lets you Undo Send? There is! And did you know you can edit the subject line of a message you're replying to or forwarding? You can! Would you like to have Google manage your messages for you? We'll show you how! Join us as we explore these . . .

    • Location: Online
    • CPR/AED Certification

    • 2 dates and times available
    • This 3.5 hour CPR and AED course prepares the layperson to respond to choking, breathing and cardiac emergencies—and how to use an automated external deļ¬brillator (AED) in conjunction with CPR. This National Safety Council course meets the current CPR and ECC Guidelines using a combination . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2013

    • Thursday, November 6th, 20149:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Join us as we learn about Microsoft's latest version of PowerPoint! In this class we will explore the PowerPoint 2013 interface, as well as every command on the ribbon, including the newest features like our access to OneDrive, and to the ability to Share our presentations. We will also explore . . .

    • Location: University Corporate Center (UCC) Room 1018
    • Sustainability at WFU (Organizational Acumen)

    • Tuesday, November 11th, 201410:00 am - 11:00 am
    •  This class will explore the history of the Sustainability Office at Wake Forest University and the importance of sustainability efforts to our community.  Facilitators will instruct the class on sustainability practices and how this office partners and connects with departments, . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • 15-Minute Wednesday Webinar: Zip It!

    • Wednesday, November 12th, 201412:00 pm - 12:15 pm
    • Got 15 minutes? Instead of attaching individual files to an email, try zipping them! Join us online (from wherever is most convenient) as we discuss how easy it is to gather multiple files, compress them into one folder, and share that folder. We will also discuss extracting the contents of a zip . . .

    • Location: Online via Webex
    • Microsoft Excel Basics

    • Wednesday, November 12th, 20142:00 pm - 5:00 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
    • How to Gamify your Course and Make your Teaching a Game-Changer

    • Wednesday, November 12th, 20143:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Games offer many effective tools for motivating players to learn and practice and develop skills. Learning? Practice? Skill development? That's what teaching is all about! This workshop explores simple changes you can make to your courses to "gamify" them, and offers paths to level up . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall, Autumn Room
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Writing a Teaching Philosophy 1

    • Thursday, November 13th, 20143:30 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
    • Photo Editing Basics with Corel PaintShop Pro

    • Monday, November 17th, 201410:00 am - 11:30 am
    • PaintShop Pro is a powerful application used to edit photographs. With the wide assortment of tools available within the application, we can make our pictures look however we'd like, whether they're sharp and new or old and vintage or lighter and brighter. There are dozens of tools that can make . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204