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Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017

Campus Fire Safety Day

Sep 20, 2017

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

West of Curtiss Hall

free

Environmental Health & Safety Training, development

Environmental Health and Safety employees will teach the campus community how to put out a fire with a fire extinguisher. Free T-shirts while supplies last.

Canvas Workshop: Communication

Sep 20, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

2015 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Communication & Collaboration introduces participants to the communication tools and collaboration features in Canvas.

Workshop: Engagement Strategies for Every Classroom

Sep 20, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Sara Marcketti, Associate Director, CELT and professor in Apparel, Events & Hospitality Management, will guide participants through the best practices in engagement strategies for every classroom.

Research Workshop: Reading a Request for Proposal

Sep 20, 2017

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Gold Room, Memorial Union

free

Research Office Training, development

"Reading a Request for Proposal (RFP)." In this session you will learn the fundamentals of reading and interpreting agency guidelines. The discussion will include information commonly found in sponsor guidelines and tips and tricks to avoid common mistakes.

Thursday, 21 Sep 2017

Research Workshop: Working with the Army Research Lab

Sep 21, 2017

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

301 Spedding

free

Research Office Training, development

"Working with the Army Research Lab." Representatives from the Army Research Lab will provide an overview on partnering with them to apply for Department of Defense projects. Faculty with experience in this process will be on hand to provide an overview of their experiences and lessons learned.

Canvas Workshop: Quizzes

Sep 21, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

032 Parks Library

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Quizzes will prepare instructors to use the quizzing tool in Canvas.

Workshop: Forever GI Bill

Sep 21, 2017

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Col. Pride Lounge, Memorial Union

free

Dean of Students Office Training, development

"Forever GI Bill: Your Questions Answered." Will Hubbard, vice president of government affairs at Student Veterans of America, will provide a brief background on how the Forever GI Bill came to fruition and highlight some of the major components that will have the greatest impact on postsecondary institutions.

Friday, 22 Sep 2017

Series: Best Practices in Online Course Design

Sep 22, 2017

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

View via Zoom

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

This 3-part series will explore best practices in online course design through the use of the Quality Matters (QM) rubric. View part two on your own.

Canvas Workshop: Gradebook

Sep 22, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

2015 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Explore the interface of the Canvas gradebook from the instructor and student perspectives.

Eliminating Writers Block: Flipped Classroom Meets Thinkspace

Sep 22, 2017

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

2030 Morrill Hall

Free

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Anyone who has worked with students to help them write about themselves knows how challenging and anxiety-driven the process is for them. Janet Johnson (FSHN) and her team Maren Wolff (FSHN) and Samantha Jones (FSHN) have found the 'sweet spot' and will show us the methodology they implemented to scaffold undergraduates in the writing of Personal Statements and the positive student feedback and reactions they received.

Monday, 25 Sep 2017

Canvas Workshop: Overview of Canvas

Sep 25, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

2015 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Canvas Overview introduces participants to the Canvas environment.

Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017

Research Workshop: NSF Programs for Big Data Research

Sep 26, 2017

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Campanile Room, Memorial Union

free

Research Office Training, development

"Leveraging NSF Programs for Big Data Research." Dr. Chaitanya Baru, senior advisor for data science, CISE directorate, will discuss agency priorities and initiatives, and answer your questions about funding programs related to data science and data-driven discovery.

Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017

CANCELED: Training: Digital Accessibility

Sep 27, 2017

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

206 Durham

free

Training Courses Training, development

"Creating and Editing Captions for your Videos." Your video is already edited and you are ready to share with the world but captions have not been added. In this workshop, we would like you to bring your own video so that you work along the instructor on creating and editing captions.

Canvas Workshop: Communication

Sep 27, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

2015 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Communication & Collaboration introduces participants to the communication tools and collaboration features in Canvas.

Thursday, 28 Sep 2017

Canvas Workshop: Quizzes

Sep 28, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

032 Parks Library

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Quizzes will prepare instructors to use the quizzing tool in Canvas.

Getting Started With Zotero

Sep 28, 2017

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Parks Library

free

University Library Training, development

Zotero is a great free tool for managing citations and documents,ideal for tracking sources used in your research. Preregistration is required. Register through Learn@ISU. Keyword:LIB. Please let us know if you need any kind of accommodation.

Presidents Training

Sep 28, 2017

6:30 PM

The Gallery, MU

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities Training, development

President's Training must be taken annually by the chief officer(s) of every student organization. President's Training certification is valid from September 1 to August 31 of each year. If you were a student/campus organization President last year you will have to fulfill the requirement again. It's a recurring, annual expectation.

Friday, 29 Sep 2017

Series: Best Practices in Online Course Design

Sep 29, 2017

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

View Part 3 on your own via Zoom (meeting link below)

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

This 3-part series will explore best practices in online course design through the use of the Quality Matters (QM) rubric. View part three on your own.

Canvas Workshop: Gradebook

Sep 29, 2017

12:10 PM - 1:10 PM

2015 Morrill Hall

Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Training, development

Explore the interface of the Canvas gradebook from the instructor and student perspectives.