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Showing events 1 - 10 of 32 unique titles ( a total of 40 sessions )

    • Judaism 101 - Fall 2016

    • Tuesday, September 6th, 201612:00 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, Little Mag Rm.
    • Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

    • Wednesday, September 7th, 20169:00 am - 11:00 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
    • Microsoft Excel Basics

    • Thursday, September 8th, 201610:00 am - 12:00 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
    • Graduate School of Arts and Sciences: Meet your Career Coach

    • Friday, September 9th, 201612:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences has a new Career Coach and she wants to meet you! Drop by after class or on your way to lunch – grab some food and drink and meet Linda Whited. Learn about some of the additional programs for Fall 2016 and ask any questions you may have! Hope to see . . .

    • Location: Greene Hall 317
    • Book Talk and Signing: Nagasaki: Life After Nuclear War - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Friday, September 9th, 20163:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Susan Southard, author of Nagasaki: Life After Nuclear War, will give a lecture and book signing on Friday, September 9 at 3:30 pm in ZSR Library’s Special Collections & Archives Reading Room (room 625). Her award winning book is a powerful and unflinching account of the enduring impact . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Room 625
    • Political Ads in the Age of the Internet and Trump - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Tuesday, September 13th, 20163:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Feeling bombarded with political ads? Dr. Allan Louden, chair of the WFU Department of Communication will examine the ways political advertising is changing, including new trends in traditional, web only, alternative social media, and third parties advertising. Current examples will be used. . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • Microsoft PowerPoint Advanced

    • Wednesday, September 14th, 20169:00 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
    • Safe Zone Workshop (For Faculty and Staff)

    • 3 dates and times available
    • 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 it. Participants will . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Creating Surveys, Questionnaires, and Quizzes with Google Forms

    • Thursday, September 15th, 201612:00 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
    • PDC Book Discussion: The Gifts of Imperfection (Personal Progression)

    • Thursday, September 15th, 20161:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    • Join us for a small group discussion of Brené Brown's The Gifts of Imperfection:  Your Guide to a Wholehearted Life.  In this book Brown, a researcher and thought leader on vulnerability, courage, worthiness, and shame, explores ten guideposts of engaging the world with a . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301