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Monday, 01 Apr 2019

Seminar series: Interpersonal Communication

Apr 01, 2019

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Parks Library 198

free

Graduate College Training, development

Part III: Sticks and Stones Will Break My Bones and Words Will Never Hurt Me: Verbal Messages

Tuesday, 02 Apr 2019

Faculty Forum: Workday and Improved Service Delivery

Apr 02, 2019

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

free

IT Services Conferences Training, development

The forum provides faculty members with a targeted look at how Workday and improved service delivery (ISD) will impact their teaching, research and extension work. Five sessions of the same faculty forum are scheduled. A breakout session of table topics will follow brief opening remarks. Bring your questions. Registration is free.

Research workshop: Human Research Basics -- Best Practices for a Successful IRB Session

Apr 02, 2019

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Memorial Union, Gold Room

Research Office Training, development

This is the final installation of a four-part series that looks more closely at the components of the IRB submission process. In this session, attendees will learn about best practices and receive tips for ensuring a smooth IRB review process.

Copyright in the Classroom: Guidelines for Instructors

Apr 02, 2019

1:10 PM - 2:30 PM

Memorial Untion

free

University Library Training, development

"Have you ever wondered what "Fair Use" really means? In this workshop, representatives from the University Library and University Counsel will use real-life scenarios to help you navigate topics such as Fair Use, the TEACH Act, copyright support on campus, and more! Register through Learn @ ISU, Keyword:LIB. Let us know if you need accommodation.

Workshop: Navigating controversial topics in the classroom

Apr 02, 2019

2:10 PM - 3:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall or view on your own via Zoom

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Diversity Training, development

Many instructors consciously avoid controversial issues in the classroom because of the difficulty involved in managing heated discussions. However, controversy can be a useful, powerful, and memorable tool to promote learning. This conversation will provide instructors with resources to facilitate classroom discussion around controversial issues including the O.T.F.D. (Open The Front Door) and A.C.T.I.O.N. communication frameworks.

Wednesday, 03 Apr 2019

Research workshop: Principal Investigator Transfers and Revised Goldsheets (Session 1)

Apr 03, 2019

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Memorial Union, Oak Room

Research Office Training, development

OSPA, OIPTT and SPA will present on tips and tricks to make your life as a research administrator as easy as possible if a PI leaves before the end of the year. Whether you're dealing with research awards from federal agencies, industry, non-profits, universities or independent sponsors, you'll learn: 1)What steps you and your PI should take as research at Iowa State draws to a close and 2)how to apply for affiliate status here at Iowa State.

Faculty Forum: Workday and Improved Service Delivery

Apr 03, 2019

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

free

IT Services Conferences Training, development

The forum provides faculty members with a targeted look at how Workday and improved service delivery (ISD) will impact their teaching, research and extension work. Five sessions of the same forum are scheduled. A breakout session of table topics will follow brief opening remarks. Bring your questions. Registration is free.

Escape from Spreadsheet Hell

Apr 03, 2019

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Parks Library

free

University Library Training, development

There's no escaping spreadsheets but you can escape spreadsheet hell! This workshop will cover best practices for set-up, formatting, and formats as well as tips for avoiding common pit-falls in Excel. Register through Learn@ISU, keyword: LIB. Let us know if you need accommodation.

Seminar series: Interpersonal Communication

Apr 03, 2019

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Parks Library 198

free

Graduate College Training, development

Part IV: It's Not What You Said; It's How You Said It: Nonverbal Communication

Thursday, 04 Apr 2019

Research workshop: The IRB Submission Process (Session 4)

Apr 04, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Memorial Union, Gold Room

Research Office Training, development

In this session you will learn tips on developing and submitting protocols to the IRB. A member of IRB staff will walk through key sections of the non-exempt IRB application and explain what the IRB looks for during the review process. Sign up for one of the several dates we have scheduled throughout the year.

Research workshop: Principal Investigator Transfers and Revised Goldsheets (Session 2)

Apr 04, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Memorial Union, Gold Room

Research Office Training, development

OSPA, OIPTT and SPA will present on tips and tricks to make your life as a research administrator as easy as possible if a PI leaves before the end of the year. Whether you're dealing with research awards from federal agencies, industry, non-profits, universities or independent sponsors, you'll learn: 1)What steps you and your PI should take as research at Iowa State draws to a close and 2)how to apply for affiliate status here at Iowa State.

Friday, 05 Apr 2019

Annual conference: Iowa Women in Higher Education

Apr 05, 2019

All day

Reiman Gardens

$125 ($150 with April 4 workshop)

Special Events Training, development

A women's leadership event focused on developing female leaders for higher education. A preconference workshop on negotiation will be held April 4 (2:30-6:30 p.m.). Register online for both.

Saturday, 06 Apr 2019

Workshop: Morel mushroom certification

Apr 06, 2019

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

1302 Advanced Teaching and Research Building

$50

ISU Extension and Outreach Training, development

To legally sell morel mushrooms in Iowa, sellers must complete a certification workshop that covers identifying morels and false morels. People can be poisoned by eating mushrooms that are misidentified as morels. By the end of the workshops, participants will recognize true morels from false morels. Register online.

Monday, 08 Apr 2019

Seminar series: Interpersonal Communication

Apr 08, 2019

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Parks Library 198

free

Graduate College Training, development

Part V: It Takes Two: Conflict Management

Tuesday, 09 Apr 2019

Research workshop: Working with IACUC or IBC Protocols Using a-tune

Apr 09, 2019

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

1485 CVM

Research Office Training, development

The Office for Responsible Research, Office of the Attending Veterinarian and Laboratory Animal Resources are offering software training for researchers who submit IACUC or IBC protocols. Participants will learn how to navigate the new electronic protocol submission system, a-tune. Training topics will include creating and submitting a protocol, and, for animal users of LAR, how to order animals and manage animal records.

Workshop: Explore ways to create a welcoming learning environment

Apr 09, 2019

2:10 PM - 3:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall or view on your own via Zoom

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Diversity Training, development

The teaching-learning process is an inherently social act. Throughout the learning process students interact with the instructor, their peers and the course content, often simultaneously in a classroom setting. All of these interactions help shape their success in the course.

Wednesday, 10 Apr 2019

Research workshop: FY19 IRB Regulations - 2018 Common Rule

Apr 10, 2019

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

200 Kingland Building

Research Office Training, development

Revised regulations governing the protection of human research subjects and IRB review (i.e., The Common Rule) went into effect Jan. 21, 2019. Learn about updates to the 2018 Common Rule related to IRB regulations.

Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon: Digital Humanities in Practice

Apr 10, 2019

1:10 PM - 2:00 PM

Parks Library

free

University Library Training, development

Digital Humanities has been one of the most ubiquitous phrases on university campuses for a number of years. This workshop will put a practical and pedagogical face to the phrase, by introducing the concept of a Wikipedia "Edit-a-Thon." Register through Learn@ISU, keyword: LIB. Let us know if you need accommodation.

Seminar series: Interpersonal Communication

Apr 10, 2019

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Parks Library 198

free

Graduate College Training, development

Part VI: Small Talk That Takes You Big Places: Social Communication

Thursday, 11 Apr 2019

Award-Winning Faculty Series: Teaching Playful Communication

Apr 11, 2019

12:10 PM - 1:30 PM

2030 Morrill Hall or view on your own via zoom

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

"Teaching Playful Communication: Inspiration from a visual studio classroom." In this interactive workshop, Morrill Professor April Katz, Art and Visual Culture, shares how she helps learners discover and explore their own unique artistic voices and evoke varied responses.

Gold Star Training for Faculty and Staff

Apr 11, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Gold Room, Memorial Union

free

Dean of Students Office Training, development

Tips and strategies aimed at serving student veterans, military personnel and their families. Registration requested.

Friday, 12 Apr 2019

Inclusive Classroom Workshop

Apr 12, 2019

9:00 AM - 11:50 AM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Diversity Training, development

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

Monday, 15 Apr 2019

Research workshop: USDA Proposal Development (Session 1)

Apr 15, 2019

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Memorial Union, Gold Room

Research Office Training, development

In this session you will learn about USDA and USDA NIFA-specific requirements, including indirect cost limitations, cost-share requirements, and other agency-specific forms. You'll walk away with some tips and tricks for dealing with common proposal development issues, and you'll have some useful resources to help you through the proposal development process. Come prepared with your pre-award and proposal development questions!

Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019

Research workshop: USDA Proposal Development (Session 2)

Apr 16, 2019

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Memorial Union, Gold Room

Research Office Training, development

In this session you will learn about USDA and USDA NIFA-specific requirements, including indirect cost limitations, cost-share requirements, and other agency-specific forms. You'll walk away with some tips and tricks for dealing with common proposal development issues, and you'll have some useful resources to help you through the proposal development process. Come prepared with your pre-award and proposal development questions!

Workshop: Faculty with Multiple Identities as Strategic Agents to Institutional Change

Apr 16, 2019

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Campanile Room, Memorial Union

free

ISU Advance Lectures Training, development

Nancy "Rusty" Barceló, special assistant for diversity, equity and inclusion to the chancellor of the University of Illinois and an expert on institutional change, will share her professional journey as a Chicana administrator and change agent at the highest levels of academia. This workshop will be repeated today, 1-2:30 p.m. Registration requested.

Engaged Scholar meeting

Apr 16, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Cardinal Room, Memorial Union

free

College of Human Sciences Meetings, receptions Training, development

"PiLR Health and Technology Applications for Health Programming," Jon Moon, owner, MEI Technologies, and developer of PiLR Health. Sessions are also available via Zoom.

Wednesday, 17 Apr 2019

Research: National Institutes of Health Proposal Workshop

Apr 17, 2019

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

206 Durham Hall

Research Office Training, development

Dr. Norbert Tavares, program manager at the NIH-NCI Center for Strategic Scientific Initiatives and a 2017-19 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science and Technology Policy Fellow, will present a one-hour seminar about NIH funding mechanisms, common things to know, available tools and more. A question-and-answer period will follow the presentation.

Friday, 19 Apr 2019

Ready to Run Iowa

Apr 19, 2019

9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Cardinal Room, Memorial Union

$25

Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics Diversity Training, development

Ready to Run Iowa is a nonpartisan campaign training program to encourage women to run for elective office, position themselves for appointive office, work on a campaign or become involved in public life as leaders in their respective communities. Registration is required.

Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019

Research workshop: Working with IACUC or IBC Protocols Using a-tune

Apr 23, 2019

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

2310 Kildee Hall

Research Office Training, development

The Office for Responsible Research, Office of the Attending Veterinarian and Laboratory Animal Resources are offering software training for researchers who submit IACUC or IBC protocols. Participants will learn how to navigate the new electronic protocol submission system, a-tune. Training topics will include creating and submitting a protocol, and, for animal users of LAR, how to order animals and manage animal records.

Conversation: Building an inclusive and learner-centered syllabus

Apr 23, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall or view on your own via Zoom

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Diversity Training, development

This conversation will be a starting place for thinking through how to implement inclusive pedagogy and learner-centered practices into your syllabus. We will discuss strategies for producing a student-centered syllabus; as well as, the importance of establishing clear expectations and goals, using transparent teaching methods, and building rapport and community in your class.