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Showing events 1 - 10 of 21 unique titles ( a total of 36 sessions )

    • Wake Forest Meditation Group

    • 7 dates and times available
    •  We will offer instruction in the basic philosophy and practice of meditation, including how to begin and maintain a regular practice.  The format is appropriate for all levels - from first-timers to more experienced practitioners.  Each session will conclude with tea and . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Writing Letters of Recommendation (Personal Progression)

    • Tuesday, February 28th, 20179:30 am - 10:30 am
    • Within Higher Education, you may often be asked by students to write letters of recommendation for scholarly pursuits, internships, leadership programs, and future employment.  Mike Ford, Director of Legacy and Philanthropy Programing within the Pro Humanitate Institute, will lead a . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Lunch and Learn: Creating Surveys, Questionnaires, and Quizzes with Google Forms

    • Tuesday, February 28th, 201712:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    • Do you ever need to send out a simple questionnaire or survey? Would you like to poll your students or fellow faculty or staff about something? Google Forms can help! Located inside our Google Drive, we can use Google Forms as a simple or sophisticated survey tool! Join us to learn . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • Defensive Driving

    • 3 dates and times available
    • This class is for WFU staff and students who drive WFU vehicles.  The class will cover both the WFU Vehicle policy as well as the Hartford Defensive Driving class.  All students who plan on driving a WFU vehicle must take this class prior to driving the vehicle. A driver . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations
    • Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

    • Tuesday, March 7th, 20179:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Join us as we learn the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint! In this class we will explore the PowerPoint interface, as well as the File, Home, Insert, Design, Transitions, and Slide Show tabs. After this class, attendees will be equipped with the knowledge to create and deliver solid presentations . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • Wake Wake. . . . . Don't Tell Me! (Community)

    • Tuesday, March 14th, 201710:00 am - 11:30 am
    • This class, modeled after the popular NPR trivia show "Wait Wait. . . Don't Tell Me!", will offer a fun and competitive atmosphere for learning information about Dear Old Wake Forest.  We'll dive into the game-show environment and present broad topics about the history and culture of . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Microsoft PowerPoint Advanced

    • Thursday, March 16th, 20179:00 am - 11:00 am
    •  Would you like to take your PowerPoint presentation to the next level? Join us for this workshop where we'll explore PowerPoint's  more advanced features including: customizing themes inserting audio and video  creating SmartArt graphics setting up triggered . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library 204
    • Book Talk & Signing: The Lost Book of the Grail - ZSR Library Lecture Series

    • Thursday, March 16th, 20174:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • New York Times bestselling author Charlie Lovett will give a presentation and book signing to celebrate the publication of his latest novel, The Lost Book of the Grail. The new book is a biblio-mystery about an English cathedral, a lost medieval manuscript-- and a digital humanities . . .

    • Location: ZSR Library Room 625
    • TIPS Training Sessions

    • 3 dates and times available
    • TIPS (Training for Intervention ProcedureS) is a skills-based training program designed to prevent unsafe intoxication, drunk driving, and underage drinking by enhancing the fundamental skills of servers, sellers and consumers of alcohol. TIPS Training is an important part of Wake Forest . . .

    • Location: Multiple Locations