Research Calendar

 
Important Dates

TODAY

Wednesday, September 3
      • 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      • Teaching/Research Assistant Orientation 4
      • Hughes Formal
      • VSPACER
      • Annual general orientation for new and returning teaching and research assistants. RSVP required to attend. Refreshments provided.

        Type: Meeting
        Host: Vice Provost for Graduate Studies and Research

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Coming Soon

      • Thu 09/04/14
        noon – 1:00 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 ...more

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

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      • Sat 09/06/14
        9:00 am – noon
      • Teaching/Research Assistant Orientation 5
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 203
      • Annual general orientation for new and returning teaching and research assistants. RSVP required to attend. Refreshments provided.

        Type: Meeting
        Host: Vice Provost for Graduate Studies and Research

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      • Sat 09/06/14
        1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      • Graduate Student Orientation
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 203
      • Annual general orientation for new and returning teaching and research assistants. RSVP required to attend. Refreshments provided.

        Type: Meeting
        Host: Vice Provost for Graduate Studies and Research

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      • Tue 09/09/14
        1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
      • Introduction to Prezi: Lose the PowerPoint & Separate Yourself from the Crowd
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • Prezi is a virtual whiteboard that turns your linear PowerPoint presentation into an interactive, collaborative, and multi-linear narrative. In Prezi, you are presented with a 3-dimensional canvas to convey your ideas, with the ability to zoom in for details and pan wider for broader themes. In this introductory session, attendees will set up their Prezi account and will be introduced to the ...more

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

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      • Wed 09/10/14
        2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
      • Increase Attendance and Participation with Top Hat
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • Top Hat uses a BYOD (bring your own device) model to actively engage students in lectures via technology they are already bringing with them – phones, tablets, and laptops. Learn how Top Hat can be used to take attendance, quiz students on how well they understood a topic, and to create polls to find out student opinion. Top Hat even merges seamlessly with your lecture slides, so you don't waste ...more

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

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