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Showing events 11 - 20 of 26 unique titles ( a total of 46 sessions )

    • TA and PostDoc Series: Interactive Lecturer

    • Thursday, November 2nd, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • The research is clear, people learn best when actively engaged-how can you bring this interactivity to your teaching?

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • 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
    • New Staff Orientation

    • 10 dates and times available
    • Welcome New Staff members! Please register for New Staff Orientation, which provides important information as you join the Wake Forest community.  All new staff members are required to attend. . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Cognos Financial Reporting Training (Organizational Acumen)

    • Thursday, November 9th, 20172:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Come learn about the financial reports available through Cognos! This hands-on course, open to those with current financial reporting responsibilities, will cover accessing Cognos and generating the new and improved summary and transaction reports.  This class is required . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • Gatekeepers Workshop 1: Enhancing Our Community through Inclusion (Community)

    • Wednesday, November 15th, 20179:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • In fall 2009, the Office of the Provost began to offer Gatekeepers Workshops in partnership with the Wake Forest Professional Development Center.  A “gatekeeper” is any member of the Wake Forest community who represents the University through his or her interaction with students, . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • 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
    • DH Kitchen: 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