This series of one-hour hands-on workshops on the use and pedagogy of new technologies and software in the classroom offers a variety of topics each semester. For more information about each workshop, and to register, go to http://www.american.edu/ctrl/techinclass.cfm. Please contact Anna Olsson (firstname.lastname@example.org or x6077) for additional information.
R is a programming language and an environment for statistical computing and graphics. It is an open source project which is similar to the S language and environment. R provides a wide variety of statistical (linear and nonlinear modeling, classical statistical tests, time-series analysis, classification, clustering, etc.) and graphical techniques, and is highly extensible. This workshop is ...more
CTRL - Noontime Conversation: eBooks in Higher Education: Reading Between the Lines
Mary Graydon Conference Room 5
A lower-cost, lightweight, and technologically-savvy alternative to traditional textbooks is eBooks. However, research suggests that digital texts also bring educational challenges. In this Noontime Conversation, we will discuss the current state of eTextbooks in higher education as well as give an overview of how to build an eBook.
The Center for Teaching, Research & Learning sponsors three ...more
Did you know that campus-based AU students, faculty, and staff are eligible for DC Public Library cards? Signing up for a card gives you access to DCPL's print collections and also to their online collections, including OverDrive audiobooks & ebooks.
Drop by the table on the first floor of Bender Library to sign-up for a card. There will also be an opportunity to explore technology available for ...more