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Thursday, 14 Sep 2017

Conversation on Teaching Inclusively

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

7:30 am - 9:00 am @ 2030 Morrill Hall

This program will provide an opportunity for faculty and staff (who have a teaching role) to dialogue about teaching inclusively at Iowa State University.

Cost: free

Workshop: Human Research Basics Series

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

10:30 am - 12:30 pm @ Gold Room, Memorial Union

"Human Research Basics Series: Does This Project Need IRB Oversight?" This four-part series looks more closely at the various components of the IRB submission process. In this session you will learn the process to determine whether IRB oversight is required. Information about the various levels of IRB review will also be shared.

Cost: free

3-Part Series: Sketchnoting for Everyone

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

12:10 pm - 1:30 pm @ Armory 89 and 90

"Sketchnoting for Everyone - Deepen learning with visual notetaking." Verena Paepcke-Hjeltness, Assistant Professor of Industrial Design, and Mani Mina, Associate Professor of Industrial Design and Electrical Engineering, will show you the essentials of Sketchnoting, a pattern-based notetaking strategy that actively engages learners.

Cost: free

Friday, 15 Sep 2017

Meeting: ISU Online Learning Community

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

11:30 am - 1:00 pm @ 031 Parks Library

The purpose of the ISU-OLC is to share campus best practices to improve online teaching and learning; and see how others are using the University Learning Management System.

Series: Best Practices in Online Course Design

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

11:30 am - 1:00 pm @ 2030 Morrill Hall or view on your own via Zoom (meeting link below)

This 3-part series will explore best practices in online course design through the use of the Quality Matters (QM) rubric.

Series: Best Practices in Online Course Design

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

11:30 am - 1:00 pm @ 2030 Morrill Hall or via Zoom

This 3-part series (Sept. 15, 22, 29) will explore best practices in online course design through the use of the Quality Matters (QM) rubric.

Monday, 18 Sep 2017

Canvas Workshop: Overview of Canvas

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

12:10 pm - 1:10 pm @ 2015 Morrill Hall

Canvas Overview introduces participants to the Canvas environment.

Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017

Research Workshop: Reading a Request for Proposal

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

8:30 am - 10:00 am @ Gold Room, Memorial Union

"Reading a Request for Proposal (RFP)." In this session you will learn the fundamentals of reading and interpreting agency guidelines. The discussion will include information commonly found in sponsor guidelines and tips and tricks to avoid common mistakes.

Cost: free

Workshop: Save Students Money: Adopt an Affordable Textbook for Your Course

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

12:10 pm - 1:00 pm @ 31 Parks Library

Curtis Brundy and Abbey Elder, ISU Library, join John Wierson, University Book Store, and CELT's Darrin Jones to help you decide how to best use OER in your course.

Cost: free

Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017

Campus Fire Safety Day

Channel: Environmental Health & Safety

9:00 am - 12:00 pm @ West of Curtiss Hall

Environmental Health and Safety employees will teach the campus community how to put out a fire with a fire extinguisher. Free T-shirts while supplies last.

Cost: free

Canvas Workshop: Communication

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

12:10 pm - 1:10 pm @ 2015 Morrill Hall

Communication & Collaboration introduces participants to the communication tools and collaboration features in Canvas.

Workshop: Engagement Strategies for Every Classroom

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

12:10 pm - 1:00 pm @ 2030 Morrill Hall

Sara Marcketti, Associate Director, CELT and professor in Apparel, Events & Hospitality Management, will guide participants through the best practices in engagement strategies for every classroom.

Cost: free

Research Workshop: Reading a Request for Proposal

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm @ Gold Room, Memorial Union

"Reading a Request for Proposal (RFP)." In this session you will learn the fundamentals of reading and interpreting agency guidelines. The discussion will include information commonly found in sponsor guidelines and tips and tricks to avoid common mistakes.

Cost: free

Thursday, 21 Sep 2017

Research Workshop: Working with the Army Research Lab

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @ 301 Spedding

"Working with the Army Research Lab." Representatives from the Army Research Lab will provide an overview on partnering with them to apply for Department of Defense projects. Faculty with experience in this process will be on hand to provide an overview of their experiences and lessons learned.

Cost: free

Canvas Workshop: Quizzes

Channel: Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)

12:10 pm - 1:10 pm @ 032 Parks Library

Quizzes will prepare instructors to use the quizzing tool in Canvas.

Workshop: Forever GI Bill

Channel: Veterans Center

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm @ Col. Pride Lounge, Memorial Union

"Forever GI Bill: Your Questions Answered." Will Hubbard, vice president of government affairs at Student Veterans of America, will provide a brief background on how the Forever GI Bill came to fruition and highlight some of the major components that will have the greatest impact on postsecondary institutions.

Cost: free