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Monday, 22 Feb 2016

Online Course: Accessibility - Designing and Teaching Courses for All Learners

Feb 22, 2016

All day

Online Course with On-Campus Discussions led by CELT

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Gain a better understanding of accessibility as a civil rights issue and develop the knowledge and skills you need to design learning experiences that promote inclusive learning environments.

VPR Workshop: NEH Regional Application

Feb 22, 2016

8:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

Research Office Conferences Training, development

This workshop will include an overview of the National Endowment for the Humanities and Humanities Iowa programs and special initiatives, and a session devoted to strategies for winning competitive applications and understanding the review process. A limited number of individual appointments with an NEH program officer will be available.

Teaching & Learning Circle: Communication in the Classroom

Feb 22, 2016

12:10 PM - 1:40 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Learning occurs when students understand class content and perceive they are understood by classmates and instructor. Understanding is achieved as a result of interpersonal communication that occurs in the classroom, between students and instructors. The purpose of this learning circle is to examine and practice interpersonal communication competencies that will contribute to understanding in the classroom.

Tuesday, 23 Feb 2016

VPR Workshop: NEH Regional Application

Feb 23, 2016

8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

Research Office Conferences Training, development

This workshop will include an overview of the National Endowment for the Humanities and Humanities Iowa programs and special initiatives, and a session devoted to strategies for winning competitive applications and understanding the review process. A limited number of individual appointments with an NEH program officer will be available.

Thursday, 25 Feb 2016

Lecture: Retirement plan investment strategies

Feb 25, 2016

5:45 PM - 6:45 PM

0101 College of Design

free

University Human Resources Training, development

"A Look Ahead: What Rising Interest Rates mean for the Economy, Markets and Retirement Plan Investment Strategies," Tim Pitney, senior director and investment strategist for TIAA-CREF. Learn how the Federal Reserve policies and economic conditions influence interest rates, and how interest rates affect investors' investment strategies and retirement savings trends.

Friday, 26 Feb 2016

Stand Out from the Crowd: Get read, cited and hired!

Feb 26, 2016

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Parks Library

Free

University Library Training, development

Learn how an open access thesis or dissertation can be a boost to your career, how to use new tools to showcase your research, and new ways to increase your professional online visibility. Seating is limited. Preregistration is required. This workshop is intended for graduate students and early career researchers.