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    • Handshake 101

    • Monday, November 6th, 201710:00 am - 11:00 am
    • Want to learn more about Handshake? Handshake is a personal and career development tool designed just for students. The first part of this workshop will discuss what is Handshake. We will show you what the student sees and how the software works. The second part of this workshop will focus on . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall Innovation Station - 229
    • Time Management - Juggling Multiple Priorities (Personal Progression)

    • Wednesday, November 8th, 20178:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Do you have more to do than you can possibly accomplish? Do you struggle with knowing what to spend your time on? Are there too many competing demands for your time and attention?  Time management is a myth.  Time is a commodity that is given equally to all of us.  There is . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Just Google It!

    • Thursday, November 9th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Is google.com your primary search engine when you need to look something up? Do you use Google for all of your research needs? Do you Google everything that you're curious about? (You should!) Join us as we explore several of Google's latest and greatest tools that help optimize our web searches, . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • CARE Team Overview (Organizational Acumen)

    • 3 dates and times available
    •  This session is an overview of the CARE Team. After the session, participants will gain an understanding of the role of the CARE Team at WFU and will be able to: - Identify 3 types of behaviors the Team seeks to address and evaluate – disruptive, troubling, and threatening behaviors - . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Lunch 'n Learn: Tasty Meal Planning & Easy Cooking for One

    • 2 dates and times available
    • Are you stressed about managing your nutrition for one? Is cooking for one too darn complicated? Join Cindy Silver for a fun group session that will help you put together an organized and cost-efficient meal plan that’s tasty and nutritious. Learn to scale a recipe for one and to become an . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Using VoiceThead to Increase Out-of-Class Foreign Language Practice

    • Wednesday, November 15th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • This workshop will provide you with a hands-on experience creating a mini-project for your course. You will see diversified examples from different language courses using VoiceThreads designed to prompt a variety of practices outside the classroom. You will also try several of VoiceThread's newer . . .

    • Location: Benson Center 410
    • Group Facilitation Skills (Communication)

    • Thursday, November 16th, 20179:30 am - 11:30 am
    • In our work, we're occassionally asked to facilitate group discussions among faculty, staff, students, alumni, or community members.  Navigating these discussions may come more easily to some than to others.  This workshop will review tools and skills that a facilitator uses to strengthen . . .

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

    • Thursday, November 16th, 20173:30 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: Benson Center 301
    • Building in Scalar: Teaching and Scholarship

    • Thursday, November 16th, 20173:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Scalar is a web-authoring tool that facilitates media-rich presentations and visualizations. This workshop will cover basic features of the platform, including a showcase of existing Scalar projects and a hands-on introduction to paths, tags, annotations, and posting media. It will also cover more . . .

    • Location: Z.Smith Reynolds Library