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Showing events 1 - 10 of 22 unique titles ( a total of 39 sessions )

    • Cheating Lessons: Cultivating Environments that Encourage Academic Integrity

    • Monday, April 21st, 20143:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • This workshop will draw from our Spring book discussions on Cheating Lessons, by James Lang. Nearly three-quarters of college students cheat during their undergraduate careers. Lang’s provocative new research indicates that students often cheat because their learning environments give them . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • There's More to the Campus Landscape Than Meets the Eye

    • Monday, April 21st, 20144:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • As part of our sustainable initiatives WFU is using more stormwater best management practices, installing more native plants and investing resources in invasive plant removal. However, much of this goes unnoticed. It's important as a institution of higher education that we share this and the reason . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • 5th Annual Senior Showcase

    • Tuesday, April 22nd, 20143:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • The Senior Showcase recognizes exemplary senior theses and research projects completed by Wake Forest undergraduates in their final year. Selected students have the honor of sharing their research or projects with the Wake Forest community at an event hosted by the Z. Smith Reynolds . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Auditorium 404
    • Earth Day Fair

    • Tuesday, April 22nd, 20144:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    •  Join us on Earth Day for the 2014 WFU Earth Day Fair! The celebration will commence in the Reynolda Hall Greene Room at 4:30pm with the Champions of Change awards ceremony, during which Provost Rogan Kersh and Sr. VP/CFO Hof Milam will present the awards. The fair will kick-off immediately . . .

    • Location: Green Room, Manchester Plaza
    • Exploring Microsoft PowerPoint 2010

    • Wednesday, April 23rd, 20149:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Join us as we learn about Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. In this class we will explore and define every command on the ribbon. We will pay close attention to the File menu, and explore the newest enhancements in multimedia integration. We look forward to seeing you there!

    • Location: University Corporate Center (UCC) Room 1018
    • Performance Appraisal Goal Lab

    • 4 dates and times available
    • In order to facilitate the transition to the new performance management form, members of the University's Performance Management Team are available to assist staff members with writing performance goals.  Attendees will meet one-on-one to discuss their work objectives for the upcoming year. . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Graphic Design Basics with CorelDRAW

    • Wednesday, April 23rd, 20143:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • This class will serve as an introduction to CorelDRAW, ensuring that the end-user obtains understanding of the most common features and tools. Emphasis will be placed on the basics of workspace customization, use of the toolbox, and working with text and images. All applications that are a part of . . .

    • Location: University Corporate Center (UCC) Room 1005
    • Housing Options for the Elderly

    • Thursday, April 24th, 201412:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • What are the options? How much is it going to cost and who pays? Start planning for Long Term Care for yourself or the elderly person in your life before you need it or find yourself admitted to the hospital.  Find out where the funds come from and correct some misconceptions about who . . .

    • Location: Benson Center 410
    • Understanding Video Creation, Storage, and Sharing with Show and Share

    • Thursday, April 24th, 20143:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • The Information Systems department is pleased to announce the rollout of Cisco Show and Share! Show and Share is a secure, private service here at Wake Forest, with which we can create and store videos, to be be viewed publicly or privately with specified WFU users. This is a wonderful alternative . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Writing a Teaching Philosophy 2

    • Thursday, April 24th, 20143:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • During this second session, we’ll refine our teaching philosophies through the use of peer feedback from other attendees. You’ll also have the added benefit of viewing a variety of different types of philosophies through this process. Bring your completed teaching philosophy and a keen . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301