Academic

Showing events 1 - 10 of 30 unique titles ( a total of 43 sessions )

    • Zotero-Introduction to collecting, managing, and citing your research sources

    • 13 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
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Concept Maps as Teaching, Writing and Productivity Tools

    • Thursday, January 24th, 20193:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • Concept maps are powerful learning tools but can be tricky to use. We will discuss their benefits and the drawbacks, using examples. We’ll also talk about how you might use concept maps to organize your teaching, students’ learning and a variety of other projects in your life and spend . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 665 (TLC Classroom)
    • Entrepreneurship Workshop Series

    • Monday, January 28th, 20194:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    • The Center for Entrepreneurship is offering a unique opportunity of an Entrepreneurship Workshop Series to faculty, staff, postdocs, and graduate students at Wake Forest. If you are curious about entrepreneurship, startup creation, design thinking, etc. or have some entrepreneurship experience . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Writing a Teaching Philosophy 1: Writing Your Philosophy

    • Wednesday, January 30th, 201912:00 pm - 1:15 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 discuss format and style expectations and you will begin articulating your ideas and values around . . .

    • Location: BGCME 1206 (Bowman Gray Center Medical Education)
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Active Learning

    • Wednesday, January 30th, 20191:30 pm - 2:45 pm
    • All of the recent research into learning and how learning occurs, points to the effectiveness and necessity of actively engaging students in the classroom. It is not enough for instructors to ‘show and tell’ information, answers, processes, etc.; students must engage with the material . . .

    • Location: BGCME 1206 (Bowman Gray Center Medical Education)
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Teaching Inclusively

    • Wednesday, January 30th, 20193:00 pm - 4:15 pm
    • The pedagogical choices we make as instructors can have a major impact on the climate for learning in our classrooms. Join us as we explore instructional strategies that promote learning success through intentional course design. Inclusive teaching strategies strengthen the performance of all . . .

    • Location: BGCME 1206 (Bowman Gray Center Medical Education)
    • Getting Started with OpenRefine

    • Friday, February 1st, 201912:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Research in its raw form is often messy. OpenRefine is a free tool that scholars can use to examine, clean, and add structure to the information they gather. Learn more about this powerful tool and how it can support your own research.

    • Location: ZSR Library 665 (TLC Classroom)
    • What is Community Engaged Teaching

    • Wednesday, February 6th, 20193:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • We hear a lot about community engagement, and specifically community engaged teaching, at Wake Forest. But what does it actually mean? Is it the same as service-learning? How does it differ, if at all, from project-based learning? And how confident are we that community engagement actually enhances . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 665 (TLC Classroom)