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Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017

Pumpkin Carving

Channel: Reiman Gardens

9:00 am - 9:00 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Monday through Friday, October 16-20 from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Join Reiman Gardens anytime Monday through Friday for a spooky good time and help us carve pumpkins. The 650 pumpkins will then go on display as lit jack-o-lanterns for our Jack-O-Lantern Walk, a part of our Spirits in the Gardens event, on Saturday, October 21 and Sunday, October 22.

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.

Campus forum: New student onboarding

Channel: Dean of Students Office

11:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Cardinal Room, Memorial Union

Learn about a campus-wide task force studying new student onboarding practices. Updates on its work and opportunities to assist with subcommittee work will be discussed.

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.

Seminar: Geological & Atmospheric Sciences

Channel: Geological and Atmospheric Sciences Department

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm @ 2050 Agronomy

"Climate Information for Climate Smart Development: big data for small actions" by Dr. Ana Bucher, World Bank, Washington DC

Cost: free

Seminar: Geological & Atmospheric Sciences

Channel: Geological and Atmospheric Sciences Department

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm @ 2050 Agronomy

"Climate Information for Climate Smart Development: big data for small actions" by Dr. Ana Bucher, World Bank, Washington, D.C.

Cost: free

Seminar: Interdepartmental genetics

Channel: Interdepartmental Genetics and Genomics

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm @ 1414 Molecular Biology Building

"Homology: Imaging, pairing, and a 300 Million Year Old Mystery," Chao-Ting Wu, Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School.

Cost: free

Floral Design Series: October

Channel: Reiman Gardens

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm @ Reiman Gardens

Bring your Halloween gathering back to life with a ghoulish tabletop display featuring fall colors and creepy couture!

Panel: "So Like, Can You Do It?" Disability and Sexuality

Channel: Dean of Students Office

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm @ Campanile Room, Memorial Union

The Alliance for Disability Awareness is hosting a student panel on disability and sexuality. We are here to answer questions you may have about how we do things, how sex with a disability is different, the effects of disability on the development of sexuality and how the disability identity impacts relationships. Part of Disability Awareness Week.

Cost: free