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Wednesday, October 1
  • Freshman spring 2015 semester admission application deadline
      • 11:45 am – 1:15 pm
      • Ann Ferren Conference Planning Committee Meeting
      • Cancelled
      • VSPACER
      • This is a faculty meeting to plan the programming for the 2015 Ann Ferren Conference.

        Type: Meeting
        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
      • Taking Charge of Your SIS Education, Part I
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • VSPACER
      • This is a workshop for sophomores on taking charge of their SIS education.

        Type: Workshop
        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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Coming Soon

      • Thu 10/02/14
        11:45 am – 1:15 pm
      • Ann Ferren Conference Planning Committee Meeting
      • School of International Service Beacon Conference Room (SIS 300)
      • TBD

        Type: Meeting
        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • Thu 10/02/14
        4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
      • Piazza: An Alternative to Blackboard's Discussion Board
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • Encourage discussion and student collaboration through Piazza's Q&A forum. The layout of Piazza engages students during class through real time updates, anonymity options, and mobile app accessibility. Piazza's multimedia embedding shows diagrams, images, and videos within the forum, as opposed to linking participants to another site. Piazza eliminates redundant student emails by allowing for ...more

        Type: Training Session
        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • Mon 10/06/14
        10:30 am – 11:30 am
      • Collaborative Coursework with Google Docs
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • Google Docs is an online word processor that allows multiple people to collaborate on one document in real time. Instructors can use Google Docs to provide an easy platform where students can collaborate, create Docs for anonymous discussion questions, or use track changes to monitor student participation. Google Docs also supports real-time chat and commenting, equation editing, and folders to ...more

        Type: Training Session
        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • Tue 10/07/14
        1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
      • Teaching with Tablets
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • A myriad of apps offered on iPads and Tablets promise to make professors' lives easier. This workshop introduces you to two workflows that use the iPad or tablet: 1) to create lecture captures; and 2) as an interactive lecturing tool and slideshow navigator. We will not only look at the affordances of the technologies, but also develop easy and seamless workflows to incorporate them into your ...more

        Type: Training Session
        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • Wed 10/08/14
        2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
      • Serious Games: Incorporating Online Simulations into Your Classes
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • Online simulations offer an opportunity to place your students into immersive scenarios in order to illustrate concepts from your class. These "serious games" are a step beyond traditional in-class role playing exercises and other widely used active learning tools. Online simulations can take a number of forms, ranging from a prisoner's dilemma simulation that last a few minutes during class, to ...more

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        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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