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2013 Workshops Schedule


August 14th

August 15th

August 20th

August 21st

Descriptions for the 2013 workshop are available here.

 

Wednesday, August 14th



Time  
Title  
Location  
Presenter(s)







9:00 - 10:00am
Breakfast
MGC 200
 







9:30 - 10:00am
Classroom Audio Visual Demonstration

Library Room 115

AV Staff
 





10:15 - 11:45am

101: Integrating Community into the Classroom with the Community Service-Learning Program (CSLP)

MGC 200

Meg Rego

Amanda Choutka

Adrienne Toumayan








10:15 - 11:45am
102: Introduction to Citation Management Software Tools: EndNote, Mendeley, and Zotero

MGC 203/205

Rachel Borchardt
Olivia Ivey







10:15 - 11:45am
103: Introduction to Blackboard

Ward ST-01

Library Staff







10:15 - 11:45am

104: Easy Data Visualization with GIS and Google Earth

Anderson B-14

Jim Lee
Angel Bogushev







12:00 - 1:15pm
Lunch: Teaching with Technology Award Luncheon

MGC 4 & 5

Donna Dietz
Beverly Peters







1:30 - 3:00pm
201: Navigating Different Perspectives in the Classroom

MGC 200

Marilyn Goldhammer
Tiffany Speaks







1:30 - 3:00pm
202: Introduction to Library Resources and Course Reserves

MGC 203/205

Mary Mintz
Donna Femenella  
 





1:30 - 3:00pm
203: Advanced Blackboard

Ward ST-01

Library Staff







1:30 - 3:00pm
204: Prezi: Presentations beyond PowerPoint

Anderson B-12

Deni Koenhemsi







3:15 - 4:45pm
301: Everything you Wanted to Know about Online and Hybrid Teaching at AU

MGC 200

Jim Lee
Paul Prokop







3:15 - 4:45pm
302: Introduction to Recording with Panopto

MGC 203/205

Library Staff







3:15 - 4:45pm
303: Introduction to Collaborate

Ward ST-01

Library Staff







3:15 - 4:45pm
304: Quantitative Research Tools: Everything You Wanted to Know But Were Afraid to Ask

Hurst 202

Jelena Kmezic
George Panterov
Ivanova Reyes
Angel Bogushev


Thursday, August 15th


Time   Title  
Location  
Presenter(s)







9:00 - 10:00am
 
Breakfast
MGC 200
 


 







9:30 - 10:00am
 
Classroom Audio Visual Demonstration
 

Library 115
 


AV Staff
 





10:15 - 11:45am
401: Creating an Effective Syllabus

MGC 200

Marilyn Goldhammer







10:15 - 11:45am
402: Introduction to Recording with Panopto

MGC 203/205

Library Staff







10:15 - 11:45am
403: Advanced Blackboard

Ward ST-01
Library Staff
 





10:15 - 11:45am
404: Introduction to Qualitative Research Tools and NVIVO

Hurst 202

Jim Lee
Chris Hayes
Vanya Slavchevska

12:00 - 1:15pm
Lunch: Demographic of the the Undergraduate Student Body at AU: Implications for Classroom Teaching and Learning

MGC 4 & 5

Fanta Aw







1:30 - 3:00pm
501: Encouraging Discussion, Participation and Enthusiasm in Class


MGC 200

Chris Palmer







1:30 - 3:00pm
502: Meet Zorro – High Performance Computing Cluster

Hurst 202

Jelena Kmezic
George Panterov







1:30 - 3:00pm
503: Introduction to Collaborate
Ward ST-01

Library Staff







1:30 - 3:00pm
504: Academic Technology: Enabling Your Success

LIB NMC (LIB-04)

Todd Chappell
Molly Hubbs
Phil Salvador
Jim McCabe
Katie Kassof
Scott O'Beirne
Joey Fones
Kevin Cedeno







3:15 - 4:45pm
601: How to Measure your Research Impact

MGC 200

Rachel Borchardt







3:15 - 4:45pm
602: Discover the Virtual Computing Lab to Enhance Student Learning
 

Hurst 202

Jelena Kmezic
Angel Bogushev







3:15 - 4:45pm
603: Introduction to Blackboard
Ward ST-01

Library Staff







3:15 - 4:45pm
604: Piazza: An Alternative to Blackboard’s Discussion Board


Anderson B-12

Courtney Greenley
Deni Koenhemsi  

Tuesday, August 20th


Time


Title


Location


Presenter(s)

12:00 - 1:15pm
Lunch: Technology in the Classroom Tasting

MGC 4 & 5
 
Kate Burns Courtney Greenley
Deni Koenhemsi Cathryn Panganiban

1:30 - 3:00pm
701: "Classroom Flipping" in Graduate Education

MGC 247

Jayesh Rathod
1:30 - 3:00pm

 

702: Excellence and Efficiency: Developing Better Student Writers while Streamlining Your Teaching

MGC 203/205

Caron Martinez
Lacey Wootton
             
1:30 - 3:00pm
703: Introduction to Collaborate

Ward ST-01
Library Staff
             
1:30 - 3:00pm
704: Introduction to Blackboard

Anderson B-12

Library Staff
             
3:15 - 4:45pm
801: Tackling Teamwork with Technology

MGC 247

Patrick Jackson Laura March Scott Talan
             
3:15 - 4:45p
802: Come on Baby Write Me a Letter: Managing Student Expectations with Respect to Letters of Recommendation

MGC 203/205
Gihan Fernando Paula Warrick
             
3:15 - 4:45pm
803: Advanced Blackboard
Ward ST-01

Library Staff
             
3:15 - 4:45pm
804: Survey Research with Qualtrics

Hurst 202

Eric Charles Chris Hayes Vanya Slavchevska

Wednesday, August 21st



Time  
Title  
Location  
Presenter(s)







9:00 - 10:00am
Breakfast   MGC 200









9:30 - 10:00am
Classroom Audio Visual Demonstration

Library Room 115

AV Staff
 





10:15 - 11:45am

901: Academic Support Resources for International Students

MGC 200

Jawee Perla
Sharyl Pattillo
Angela Dadak







10:15 - 11:45am
902: Everything you Wanted to Know about Online & Hybrid Teaching at AU

MGC 203/205

Jim Lee
Paul Prokop







10:15 - 11:45am
903: Introduction to Collaborate

Ward ST-01

Library Staff







10:15 - 11:45am

904: Introduction to Recording with Panopto

Anderson B-12

Library Staff







12:00 - 1:15pm
Lunch: Mobile Learning @ AU: Options for Everyone

MGC 4 & 5

Members of the Mobile Pedagogy Task Force







1:30 - 3:00pm
1001: Ready, Set, Mobile! A Town Hall Meeting about Mobile Learning @ AU

MGC 4 & 5

Amy Eisman
Jill Klein







1:30 - 3:00pm
1002: Community-Based Learning 101


MGC 203/205

Marcy Fink Campos
Eve Bratman Mark Bergel
Lauren Neville
 





1:30 - 3:00pm
1003: Introduction to Blackboard

Ward ST-01

Library Staff







1:30 - 3:00pm
1004: Piazza: An Alternative to Blackboard’s Discussion Board


Anderson B-12

Library Staff







3:15 - 4:45pm
1101: Creating an Effective Syllabus

MGC 200

Marilyn Goldhammer







3:15 - 4:45pm
1102: How to Use Class Time Productively


MGC 203/205

Betsy Cohn







3:15 - 4:45pm
1103: Advanced Blackboard

Ward ST-01

Library Staff







3:15 - 4:45pm
1104: Introduction to Qualitative Research Tools and NVIVO

Hurst 202

Jim Lee
Chris Hayes
Vanya Slavchevska