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Monday, 06 Nov 2017

Workshop: Inclusive Classroom Faculty Development Workshop

Nov 06, 2017

2:10 PM - 5:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Diversity Training, development

This faculty workshop includes pre-workshop online learning modules and an interactive face-to-face workshop focused on creating an inclusive classroom environment.

Tuesday, 07 Nov 2017

Workshop: The Pedagogy of Canvas Quizzes

Nov 07, 2017

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

032 Parks Library

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

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.

CANCELED: Research with Human Subjects

Nov 07, 2017

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Gold Room, Memorial Union

free

Research Office Training, development

"Navigating Your Research with Human Subjects: The IRB Submission Process." This workshop was canceled.

Seminar: Student voices through open-ended questions and discussions using Top Hat

Nov 07, 2017

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

The last session is dedicated to using Top Hat for asking open-ended questions and discussions in order to create spaces for course-wide engagement.

Seminar: Connecting Faculty to Translate Research

Nov 07, 2017

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

0198 Parks Library

free

Research Office Conferences Training, development

Network with faculty interested in translational research, including community engagement and application science. Participants can experience "lightning talks," explore university resources and funding opportunities, and connect with ISU Extension and Outreach's 99-county campus. RSVP by Nov. 3. Refreshments provided.

Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017

Research Workshop: Writing Winning Grant Proposals

Nov 08, 2017

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

$80

Research Office Conferences Training, development

"Writing Winning Grant Proposals." Addresses both practical and conceptual aspects that are important to writing competitive grant proposals. The workshop is tailored to meet the needs of the audience, focusing on the funding agencies (federal, private, and/or industry) that are of greatest interest to the attendees. Emphasis is given to doing the "extra" things that can make the difference between success and failure.

Training: Youth program leaders and administrators

Nov 08, 2017

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

1155 Administrative Services Building

Environmental Health & Safety Training, development

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

Workshop: Assignments and Gradebook in Canvas

Nov 08, 2017

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

032 Parks Library

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

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, 09 Nov 2017

Conversation on Teaching Inclusively

Nov 09, 2017

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Diversity Training, development

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

Workshop: Groups and Collaborative Work in Canvas

Nov 09, 2017

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

2030 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

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.

Showcase your expertise: Curating your Digital Respository profile

Nov 09, 2017

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Parks Library

free

University Library Training, development

Learn how to create and manage your Digital Repository profile. Seating is limited. Preregistration is required. Register through Learn@ISU. Keyword: LIB. Please let us know if you require any kind of accommodation.

Workshop: Tools for Change: How to increase student success while maintaining academic rigor

Nov 09, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Timothy McNicholl, Professor of Mathematics, made big changes for ISU's STEM students. His team reduced pre-calculus's D, drop, and fail rate from 65% to 25% and increased attendance from 60% to 90%. In this interactive workshop, Dr. McNicholl will share the supports ISU and Mathematics put in place, the research that inspired his team, and the tools they created and refined to change how this course is taught at ISU.

Friday, 10 Nov 2017

Research Workshop: Submission software training

Nov 10, 2017

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

1485 Vet Med

free

Research Office Training, development

The Office for Responsible Research will transition to a new electronic system for submission, review, and maintenance of Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) and Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) applications. The a-tune tick@lab system will go live in early 2018, integrating research, teaching and testing protocols, animal procurement and management, as well as veterinary medical records.

Seminar: ISU Online Learning Community (ISU-OLC)

Nov 10, 2017

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

031 Parks Library

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

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

Nov 10, 2017

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

032 Parks LIbrary

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

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.

Saturday, 11 Nov 2017

Tailgate with the University Library

Nov 11, 2017

9:00 AM

Tent 4, Iowa State Center parking lots

free

University Library Arts, performances Training, development

Enjoy food, drinks, giveaways and a pop-up exhibition of some important pieces of Iowa State and Cyclone sports memorabilia.