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Showing events 1 - 10 of 27 unique titles ( a total of 42 sessions )

    • Assigning and Assessing Writing in STEM

    • Monday, March 30th, 20153:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Few skills are more valuable to our students than the ability to write well in a manner appropriate to their major disciplines. It's up to us as their instructors to help them develop that skill. This workshop will grant faculty in STEM fields the chance to develop writing assignments for their . . .

    • Location: Tribble C216
    • The History of Wake Forest University II: The Scales Years (1967-1983)

    • Wednesday, April 1st, 201512:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • The years of the Scales presidency (1967-1983) will be remembered most, for the creation of the Fine Arts Center and the new emphasis placed in the College curriculum on art, music, and theatre; for the purchase of our first overseas houses in Venice and London; for the founding of the Babcock . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • Study Abroad Panel: Examples of Developing Intercultural Competence through Reflection

    • Wednesday, April 1st, 20153:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • It can be challenging to make learning around intercultural competence visible during study abroad trips. The same is true for encouraging students to connect their learning across experiences. Getting your students to critically reflect on their activities abroad and articulate their learning can . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Safe Zone Training (Faculty, Staff & Students)

    • Wednesday, April 8th, 20159:00 am - 12:30 pm
    • The Safe Zone program is an in-depth, interactive presentation designed to educate Wake Forest faculty, staff, and students about the LGBTQ community. Anti-LGBTQ bias and prejudice affects all members of a community, and we all have the opportunity to work against . . .

    • Location: Benson 410
    • The History of Wake Forest University III: The Hearn Years (1983-2005)

    • Wednesday, April 8th, 201512:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • From intervisitation to instant communication - on the road to national prominence! Sam Gladding will take you through years 1983-2005 which was the time Thomas Hearn was president of Wake Forest. Sam will talk about significant events during these 22 years, such as:  The University . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • 15-Minute Wednesday Webinar: The CorelDRAW Toolbox

    • Wednesday, April 8th, 201512:00 pm - 12:15 pm
    • Got 15 minutes? Join us online (from wherever is most convenient) as we discuss some of the amazing graphic design features in CorelDRAW.  We will briefly demonstrate a few tools in the Toolbox: shape, freehand, artistic media, text, color and fill.  

    • Location: Online via Webex
    • Communicating With Your Aging Loved One

    • Wednesday, April 8th, 201512:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    •  Elder Care Choices has planned a series of webinars that addresses additional concerns for caregivers. 

    • Location: Online
    • Educating the Whole Person: Breath and Body in Contemplative Pedagogy

    • Wednesday, April 8th, 20153:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • In this workshop, participants will be introduced to experiential contemplative pedagogy techniques in personal practice and within the classroom.  Drawing on recent scholarship and teaching experience, the presenters will address theoretical frameworks and guide participants through . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall, Heritage Room
    • Residence Life & Housing 101 (Community)

    • Thursday, April 9th, 20159:30 am - 10:30 am
    •  Join members of the Residence Life and Housing team as they offer an introduction to their work and the impact of having a residential campus.  Additionally, RL&H leaders may explore the following topics: -What is the mission of RL&H? -Why is the work that you do important to . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301