Technology Services Calendar

 
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Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

 
Important Dates

AUGUST 21, 2013

Wednesday
  • Welcome Week
      • 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
      • Teaching, Research and Technology Workshops
      • Ward Circle SPA Computer Lab
      • VSPACER
      • Every year before the beginning of the fall semester, the Center for Teaching, Research & Learning, in collaboration with the University Library, invites you to attend Teaching, Research and Technology ~ a workshop series demonstrating new and innovative approaches to classroom teaching and research. For a complete schedule, please go to http://www.american.edu/ctrl/teachingandtech.cfm .

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

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      • 9:15 am – 10:00 am
      • Classroom Audio Visual Demonstration for Faculty
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • VSPACER
      • At this session, which is part of the Teaching, Research and Technology Workshops for Faculty, you can learn how to connect your laptop to the projector and how to play audio and video in a standard AU classroom.

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

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      • noon – 1:15 pm
      • Teaching, Research and Technology Workshops
      • Mary Graydon Room 4
      • VSPACER
      • Every year before the beginning of the fall semester, the Center for Teaching, Research & Learning, in collaboration with the University Library, invites you to attend Teaching, Research and Technology ~ a workshop series demonstrating new and innovative approaches to classroom teaching and research. For a complete schedule, please go to http://www.american.edu/ctrl/teachingandtech.cfm .

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        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
      • Adjunct Faculty Orientation
      • VSPACER
      • Orientation for new adjunct faculty members

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

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AFTER AUGUST 21

      • Tue 08/27/13
        1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
      • PIAZZA: Collaboration in a Wiki-Discussion Forum
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 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.

        If you are interested in learning other instructional tools or software, please ...more

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

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      • Wed 08/28/13
        2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
      • FACEBOOK & TWITTER: From Distraction to Engagement
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 202
      • In this workshop, you'll learn how to leverage social media to engage and build a foundation for student learning. From the creation of an account, a social media page can become an interactive tool both inside and outside the classroom.

        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 ...more

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

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      • Fri 08/30/13
        9:00 am – 3:00 pm
      • CTRL Consultant Orientation
      • The Gianni Room (MGC 200)
      • This session is for new and returning CTRL Consultants.

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

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      • Tue 09/03/13
        1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
      • PREZI: Presentations Beyond PowerPoint
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 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 09/10/13
        10:30 am – 11:30 am
      • Connect with Your Students and Blog about It
      • Hurst Social Science Research Classroom 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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