Research Calendar

 
Important Dates

SEPTEMBER 25, 2013

Wednesday
      • 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
      • Getting Started: Sources and Research
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • VSPACER
      • Having trouble finding a place to begin your writing? At this workshop, Writing Center consultants will present tricks and tips for finding useful sources, taking effective notes, and focusing and outlining your research.

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

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AFTER SEPTEMBER 25

      • Thu 09/26/13
        1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
      • PREZI: Presentations Beyond PowerPoint
      • Hurst CTRL Lab 202
      • Are you tired of being restricted to a slide-based presentation? Learn how Prezi can turn your standard PowerPoint presentation into a customized, collaborative, and interactive presentation.

        If you are interested in learning other instructional tools or software, please visit the Technology in the Classroom Series website for a full listing of workshops at http://www.american....more

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

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      • Tue 10/01/13
        1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
      • Connect with Your Students and Blog about It
      • Hurst CTRL Lab 202
      • Blogging can help engage students, facilitate discussions out of the classroom, and grow interest in your subject well after the semester is over. Exciting examples & tools will be provided. Blog about it today!

        If you are interested in learning other instructional tools or software, please visit the Technology in the Classroom Series website for a full listing of workshops at http://www....more

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

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      • Tue 10/01/13
        3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
      • Theses and Dissertation: Electronic Submission Process
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • This session will provide critical information about the thesis and dissertation completion process, including: formatting requirements, the online submission system, your publishing options, and copyright considerations. Whether you are just beginning your thesis or dissertation, or plan to submit it this semester, come learn about the resources available to help you.

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

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      • Wed 10/02/13
        4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
      • Fulfilling (and Excelling at) your Foreign Language Requirement Examination: Resources & Strategies
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • In this workshop we will review the language requirements currently in place for the different areas of graduate study and the best ways for you to prepare to demonstrate the required proficiency. We'll start by specifically discussing what is entailed by the required proficiency examination and how to tailor your prep efforts to address the exam's demands. We will then utilize a standardized ...more

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

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      • Thu 10/03/13
        1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
      • PIAZZA: Collaboration in a Wiki-Discussion Forum
      • Hurst CTRL Lab 202
      • Encourage questions, discussion and student collaboration through Piazza's wiki-like forum, where topics and questions can be searched for and edited. Piazza lets you answer once, encourages students to answer for you, allows handouts and homework to be posted and gives you the ability to track student participation.

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

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