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OCTOBER 8, 2013

Tuesday
      • 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
      • CTRL - Research Support Workshop: Intermediate STATA
      • Hurst CTRL Lab 202
      • VSPACER
      • CTRL's research support workshops are running. Join us this week for Intermediate STATA. STATA is one of the most common general-purpose statistical packages used at American University. Designed for users with a basic understanding of the software, this workshop teaches the following skills: Merging data, recoding string variables, collapsing data and creating aggregate level variables, using ...more

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

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      • 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
      • CTRL - Research Support Workshop: Intermediate SPSS
      • Hurst CTRL Lab 202
      • VSPACER
      • CTRL's research support workshops are running. Join us this week for Intermediate SPSS. SPSS is one of the most user-friendly statistical programs, used widely by faculty and students at American University. Designed for users who already have a basic understanding of the software, this workshop teaches you how to: merge data sets, aggregate data summary cases, and split files; shift values using ...more

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

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      • 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
      • Overcoming Procrastination
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • VSPACER
      • Stop delaying what you need to do. Part of the Research Commons initiative.

        Type: Workshop
        Host: *Academic Support Center

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AFTER OCTOBER 8

      • Wed 10/09/13
        11:00 am – noon
      • Advanced Blackboard: Assignments, Tests, and Grade Center
      • Bender Library Lobby
      • Workshop will be held in Anderson Computing Complex Classroom B11.

        In this workshop, participants will create assignments using the Assignment feature, and practice weighting these assignments in the Grade Center. We will also discuss best practices in teaching with blogs and discussion boards.

        Type: Workshop
        Host: University Library

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      • Thu 10/10/13
        10:00 am – 11:00 am
      • Getting Started with Blackboard
      • Bender Library Lobby
      • Workshop will be held in Anderson Computing Complex Classroom B11.

        Learn how to upload a syllabus, post an announcement, request e-reserves, send out a group email, create links to articles and images through LinkMaker and use other basic features of Blackboard.

        Type: Workshop
        Host: University Library

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      • Thu 10/10/13
        4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
      • CTRL - Research Support Workshop: Introduction to Mathematica
      • Hurst CTRL Lab 202
      • CTRL's research support workshops are running. Join us this week for Introduction to Mathematica. Mathematica is a computational software program used in scientific, engineering, mathematical fields and other areas of technical computing. In this introductory workshop you will learn how to: evaluate simple expressions, find decimal approximations, and use palettes; manipulate some simple ...more

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

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      • Mon 10/14/13
        noon – 1:00 pm
      • Introduction to Collaborate: Online Lectures, Office Hours, and Remote Speakers
      • Bender Library Lobby
      • Workshop will be held in Anderson Computing Complex Classroom B11.

        Using Collaborate, Blackboard's web-conferencing tool, you can hold online office hours or lectures for online classes or for weather emergencies, as well as host remote speakers.

        Type: Workshop
        Host: University Library

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      • Wed 10/16/13
        2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
      • Introduction to Panopto
      • Bender Library Lobby
      • Workshop will be held in Anderson Computing Complex Classroom B11.

        Learn how to record PowerPoints, lectures, and anything that you want to capture on your screen.

        Type: Workshop
        Host: University Library

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