CTRL Calendar

 
Important Dates

TODAY

Wednesday, September 17
      • 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
      • Curate Your Own Supplemental Texts with RSS
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • VSPACER
      • Real Simple Syndication (RSS) allows you to curate your own supplemental textbook that updates inreal-time. With RSS you can generate a list of subscriptions to newspapers, periodicals, journals, blogs, and other online sources all in one place. Rather than telling your students to "stay up-to-date on current events," RSS gives you the ability to direct the entire class's supplemental reading to ...more

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

        Full Event Information

        • RSVP (Required)
        • Export to my Calendar

Coming Soon

      • Thu 09/18/14
        4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
      • Introduction to WordPress
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • Learn how WordPress can allow you to manage and maintain your online content through your very own public website or blog. Blogging can help engage students, facilitate discussions out of the classroom, and grow interest in your subject well after the semester is over. In this session, we will look at exciting examples of successful WordPress sites, discuss how to use WordPress in the classroom, ...more

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

        Full Event Information

        • RSVP (Required)
        • Export to my Calendar
      • Sun 09/21/14
        4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
      • Student Focus Group
      • School of International Service Northwest Conference Room (SIS 349)
      • Undergraduate student feedback on specific issues.

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

        Full Event Information

        • Export to my Calendar
      • Tue 09/23/14
        1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
      • Digital Storytelling and Podcasts for Instructors
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • This workshop will explore an alternative way to elaborate on course themes through the art of digital storytelling. Learn how to deliver powerful messages through podcasts to enhance lessons, facilitate discussions, and motivate students to make the connection between theory and the real world. With just a mobile device, the free Audioboo app, and a little creativity, you can easily create, ...more

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

        Full Event Information

        • RSVP (Required)
        • Export to my Calendar
      • Thu 09/25/14
        noon – 1:00 pm
      • Organize Your Class with Tools from Google
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • Are you looking for ways to help organize your class or coordinate students remotely? Learn how to use Google's interactive calendars, video chats, and spreadsheets. Use Google Hangouts to hold office hours with students individually or in groups when the weather hits and no one can get to campus. Reduce email redundancy by arranging meetings, presentation times, and assignments. Send out a ...more

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

        Full Event Information

        • RSVP (Required)
        • Export to my Calendar
      • Tue 09/30/14
        10:30 am – 11:30 am
      • Advanced Prezi: Keep Moving and Zooming
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • Prezi's frames, zooming, and the 3-dimensional background features transform your ideas into a visually engaging presentation. Learn how to use these tools to the fullest advantage and move beyond the basics of Prezi. This advanced Prezi workshop will focus on creating an effective and cohesive Prezi presentation. Attendees will learn how to use Prezi's 3-dimensional features, and the ...more

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

        Full Event Information

        • RSVP (Required)
        • Export to my Calendar