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Showing events 21 - 28 of 28 unique titles ( a total of 48 sessions )

    • 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
    • Safe Zone Workshop

    • 2 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 . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Article Discussion: The Authenticity Paradox (Leadership)

    • Wednesday, November 29th, 20172:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • In this discussion we will review Herminia Ibarra's article The Authenticity Paradox.  The article outlines the difficulties that leaders may face with regard to authentic leadership.  What does it mean to be authentic and is authenticity always the best approach? Attendees are expected . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Syllabus Design

    • Thursday, November 30th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • This session focuses on helping you to create an effective syllabus that reflects your learning objectives, expectations, and university policies. We will identify appropriate syllabus components and explore strategies to help your students be more successful by creating a learner-centered . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Foundation & Corporate Grants - Winning Grant

    • Friday, December 1st, 20178:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • Foundation and Corporate Grants attendees will learn step-by-step essentials for organizing and writing a successful foundation or corporate grant proposal. In addition, they will learn how to identify foundations whose funding efforts match their research objectives.

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301