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Tuesday, 03 Oct 2017

Research Workshop: Sponsored Funding Budgets

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

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

"Sponsored Funding Budget Basics." In this session you will learn about practical tools and strategies for developing your proposal budget according to agency requirements. Attendees are encouraged to bring a laptop if one is available, though it is not required to attend.

Cost: free

Wednesday, 04 Oct 2017

Workshop: Research with Human Subjects

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

11:00 am - 12:30 pm @ 3512 Memorial Union

"Navigating Your Research with Human Subjects: The IRB Submission Process." In this session you will learn tips on developing and submitting protocols to the Institutional Review Board (IRB).

Cost: free

Thursday, 05 Oct 2017

Gettin Started with Mendeley

Channel: University Library

3:00 am - 4:30 am @ Parks Library

Wish you could...extract details from academic papers into a database, filter your library by authors, journals or key words, share and synchronize your library with selected colleagues? Preregistration is required. Register through Learn@ISU. Keyword:LIB. Please let us know of you need any kind of accommodation.

Cost: free

Leadership Workshop Series: Personal Values

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm @ Pioneer Room, MU

The Leaders Workshop Series is an opportunity for you to build up your leadership skills from the inside out. During these workshops, you will have the opportunity to engage in activities and discussions that will help you establish your personal values, learn some tips and tricks on how to build a common purpose and community, as well as strategies for empowering your members to lead.

Friday, 06 Oct 2017

Vintage Wine in New Bottles: A ThinkSpace approach to Greek and Roman Mythology

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

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ 2030 Morrill Hall

How do you reimagine a subject that has been taught the same way for nearly 3,000 years? You use ThinkSpace! Alexander Hall, Lecturer in Classical Studies at the Department of World Languages and Cultures and Ritushree Chatterjee, Instructional Design Specialist ELO have crafted a new approach using ThinkSpace that helps online students develop the knowledge and skills to interpret Greek Mythology.

Cost: Free

Monday, 09 Oct 2017

Workshop: Course Design in Canvas (*workshop is now full*)

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

10:00 am - 11:30 am @ 2030 Morrill Hall

Participants will learn how to design courses in Canvas, facilitate easy and intuitive course navigation and pace instruction. This workshop will highlight the mechanics and pedagogy behind Homepage, Syllabus, Content Pages and Modules in Canvas. Participants will learn about best practices for creating, organizing and structuring content in Canvas courses.

Workshop: Course Design in Canvas (*workshop is now full*)

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

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ 032 Parks Library

Participants will learn how to design courses in Canvas, facilitate easy and intuitive course navigation and pace instruction. This workshop will highlight the mechanics and pedagogy behind Homepage, Syllabus, Content Pages and Modules in Canvas. Participants will learn about best practices for creating, organizing and structuring content in Canvas courses.

Leadership Workshop Series: Building a Common Purpose

Channel: Student Activities Center

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm @ The Gallery, MU

The Leaders Workshop Series is an opportunity for you to build up your leadership skills from the inside out. During these workshops, you will have the opportunity to engage in activities and discussions that will help you establish your personal values, learn some tips and tricks on how to build a common purpose and community, as well as strategies for empowering your members to lead.

Cost: free

Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017

Research Workshop: Integrating Broader Impacts

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

8:30 am - 12:00 pm @ Sun Room, Memorial Union

"Integrating Broader Impacts Work Into Your Research." Learn how to effectively build a broader impacts effort in the context of your research. Attendees will meet potential community partners and hear from other faculty who have built successful research programs based on their broader impacts work. Resources to develop BI statements. Second workshop to review and refine BI statements.

Cost: free

Workshop: The Pedagogy of Canvas Quizzes

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

10:00 am - 11:30 am @ 2030 Morrill Hall

Participants will learn how to use Quizzes in Canvas. The workshop will focus on practical ways to customize Quiz Settings as well as create and administer Quizzes with a variety of question types to accommodate specific learning situations. Quiz Moderation and Analytics will be also explored.

Training: Youth program leaders and administrators

Channel: Environmental Health & Safety

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm @ 1020 4-H Extension Building

Information for youth program leaders, administrators and student organization officers regarding youth-related policies, procedures and forms for successfully conducting youth programs at ISU.

Seminar: P&S Classification and Compensation Review update

Channel: Professional and Scientific Council

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm @ Pioneer Room, Memorial Union

Ask questions about the review and the process.

Cost: free

Workshop: The Pedagogy of Canvas Quizzes

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

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ 032 Parks Library

Participants will learn how to use Quizzes in Canvas. The workshop will focus on practical ways to customize Quiz Settings as well as create and administer Quizzes with a variety of question types to accommodate specific learning situations. Quiz Moderation and Analytics will be also explored.

Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017

Workshop: Assignments and Gradebook in Canvas

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

10:00 am - 11:30 am @ 032 Parks LIbrary

Assignments are a backbone of the course's Gradebook in Canvas. Participants will learn to create and manage Assignments and Assignment Groups as well as explore how the Gradebook is connected to the organization of Assignments. Participants will experience the power of SpeedGrader for efficient and effective grading.

Workshop: Assignments and Gradebook in Canvas

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

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ 2030 Morrill Hall

Assignments are a backbone of the course's Gradebook in Canvas. Participants will learn to create and manage Assignments and Assignment Groups as well as explore how the Gradebook is connected to the organization of Assignments. Participants will experience the power of SpeedGrader for efficient and effective grading.

Thursday, 12 Oct 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: Groups and Collaborative Work in Canvas

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

10:00 am - 11:30 am @ 2030 Morrill Hall

Instructors can create groups for students to collaborate on group Assignments and Discussions, use Web-conferencing, and Collaborations for online projects. Participants will reflect on demonstrations exemplifying how active learning, collaboration and cooperation can be supported through Canvas' integrated tools.

Workshop: Groups and Collaborative Work in Canvas

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

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ 032 Parks Library

Instructors can create groups for students to collaborate on group Assignments and Discussions, use Web-conferencing, and Collaborations for online projects. Participants will reflect on demonstrations exemplifying how active learning, collaboration and cooperation can be supported through Canvas' integrated tools.

Beyond the Text: Rare Books as Artifacts

Channel: University Library

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm @ Parks Library

Learn to identify unique features of early printed books (circa 1450-1850) and what they indicate about their design and production. Seating is limited. Preregistration is required. Register through Learn@ISU. Keyword: LIB. Please let us know if you require any kind of accommodation.

Cost: free

Friday, 13 Oct 2017

Workshop: Accessibility in Canvas

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

10:00 am - 11:30 am @ 032 Parks LIbrary

This workshop will focus on general accessibility practices that are available within Canvas courses. Accessibility and usability strategies are key to building successful courses for all users.

Seminar: ISU Online Learning Community (ISU-OLC)

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; see how others are using the University Learning Management System (LMS).

Workshop: Accessibility in Canvas

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

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ 032 Parks LIbrary

This workshop will focus on general accessibility practices that are available within Canvas courses. Accessibility and usability strategies are key to building successful courses for all users.

Monday, 16 Oct 2017

Workshop: The Pedagogy of Canvas Quizzes

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

10:00 am - 11:30 am @ 2030 Morrill Hall

Participants will learn how to use Quizzes in Canvas. The workshop will focus on practical ways to customize Quiz Settings as well as create and administer Quizzes with a variety of question types to accommodate specific learning situations. Quiz Moderation and Analytics will be also explored.

Research Workshop: Communicating Your Research and Scholarship

Channel: Office of the Vice President for Research

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm @ Pioneer Room, Memorial Union

"The Story Collider: Communicating Your Research and Scholarship Using Narrative." This presentation will develop participants' ability to tell personal stories and apply storytelling craft and theory to communication challenges facing their team. Participants will learn about narrative structure, identifying and developing story leads, improving performance, and connecting to audiences.

Cost: free

Workshop: The Pedagogy of Canvas Quizzes

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

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ 032 Parks Library

Participants will learn how to use Quizzes in Canvas. The workshop will focus on practical ways to customize Quiz Settings as well as create and administer Quizzes with a variety of question types to accommodate specific learning situations. Quiz Moderation and Analytics will be also explored.

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017

Workshop: Accessibility in Canvas

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

10:00 am - 11:30 am @ 2030 Morrill Hall

This workshop will focus on general accessibility practices that are available within Canvas courses. Accessibility and usability strategies are key to building successful courses for all users.

Panel: Miller Faculty Fellowship Superstars

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

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

Curious about how to create, submit, and resubmit a Miller grant and scholarship? Sara Marcketti, Associate Director, CELT has assembled a panel of superstars to show you examples and guide you through their lived experiences with the Miller process. Participants will leave this session well prepared to apply.

Cost: free

Faculty development workshop: Mentoring Graduate Students

Channel: Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ Campanile Room, Memorial Union

For faculty who mentor graduate students. Best practices for working with graduate students will be discussed by Graduate College dean William Graves and Ann Marie Fiore, University Professor in apparel, events and hospitality management. Registration requested.

Cost: free

Workshop: Accessibility in Canvas

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

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm @ 032 Parks LIbrary

This workshop will focus on general accessibility practices that are available within Canvas courses. Accessibility and usability strategies are key to building successful courses for all users.

Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017

Information session: Digital Accessibility

Channel: Training Courses

10:00 am - 11:00 am @ 206 Durham

"Legal Update on Digital Accessibility." An overview of the so-called "508 refresh," pertaining to the federal Communication Act. Presenters will also discuss the most recent trends in digital accessibility law.

Cost: free