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Events at GW Libraries

Upcoming events at GW Libraries. You may also want to look at our News & Events page for updates and activities.

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Google Drive File Management & Beyond

Does Google Drive overwhelm you? Can't find the files that people have shared with you? Attend this session to learn more about file management in Google Drive. Some computers will be provided, but feel free to bring your own laptop. We also will be actively sharing and managing documents so make sure you have your logon! 

Date and Time:
Friday, July 28, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 219
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders
Start Smart

Get to know the powerful tools and unique resources your Libraries have for graduate students. Learn about library spaces and services, and discover resources specific to your discipline. This orientation will provide a great overview of how to use the library and make sure you are ready for that first research project.

These orientations fill up early so please RSVP to reserve your preferred session at go.gwu.edu/LibStart

Date and Time:
Thursday, August 17, 2017 -
11:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 702
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders

Get to know the powerful tools and unique resources your Libraries have for graduate students. Learn about library spaces and services, and discover resources specific to your discipline. This orientation will provide a great overview of how to use the library and make sure you are ready for that first research project.

These orientations fill up early so please RSVP to reserve your preferred session at go.gwu.edu/LibStart

Date and Time:
Thursday, August 17, 2017 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 702
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders
Start Smart

Get to know the powerful tools and unique resources your Libraries have for graduate students. Learn about library spaces and services, and discover resources specific to your discipline. This orientation will provide a great overview of how to use the library and make sure you are ready for that first research project.

These orientations fill up early so please RSVP to reserve your preferred session at go.gwu.edu/LibStart

Date and Time:
Friday, August 18, 2017 -
11:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 702
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders
Start Smart

Get to know the powerful tools and unique resources your Libraries have for graduate students. Learn about library spaces and services, and discover resources specific to your discipline. This orientation will provide a great overview of how to use the library and make sure you are ready for that first research project.

These orientations fill up early so please RSVP to reserve your preferred session at go.gwu.edu/LibStart

Date and Time:
Friday, August 18, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 702
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders
Flipped Learning in the Quantitative Classroom

Join the University Teaching and Learning Center for a talk and workshop by Robert Talbert, Associate Professor of Mathematics and an expert on flipped learning. In a 30-minute talk, Dr. Talbert will examine principles of flipped learning design with practical examples from the STEM disciplines, paving the way for participants to create a flipped learning environment themselves. Immediately following he will conduct a 2-hour workshop in which participants will work on their own courses to create a detailed outline of a "flipped" version of a single 50-minute lesson.

Date and Time:
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Gelman Library, Faculty Lounge (B05)
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: Faculty
Start Smart

Get to know the powerful tools and unique resources your Libraries have for graduate students. Learn about library spaces and services, and discover resources specific to your discipline. This orientation will provide a great overview of how to use the library and make sure you are ready for that first research project.

These orientations fill up early so please RSVP to reserve your preferred session at go.gwu.edu/LibStart

Date and Time:
Thursday, August 24, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 702
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders
Start Smart

Get to know the powerful tools and unique resources your Libraries have for graduate students. Learn about library spaces and services, and discover resources specific to your discipline. This orientation will provide a great overview of how to use the library and make sure you are ready for that first research project.

These orientations fill up early so please RSVP to reserve your preferred session at go.gwu.edu/LibStart

Date and Time:
Friday, August 25, 2017 -
11:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 702
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders
Start Smart

Get to know the powerful tools and unique resources your Libraries have for graduate students. Learn about library spaces and services, and discover resources specific to your discipline. This orientation will provide a great overview of how to use the library and make sure you are ready for that first research project.

These orientations fill up early so please RSVP to reserve your preferred session at go.gwu.edu/LibStart

Date and Time:
Friday, August 25, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 702
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders
Missing Maps

Join the GWU Humanitarian Mapping Society, and the Missing Maps Project for a mapathon, helping to map areas where humanitarian organizations are trying to meet the needs of vulnerable populations. 

Each year, disasters around the world kill nearly 100,000 and affect or displace 200 million people. Many of the places where these disasters occur are literally 'missing' from any map and first responders lack the information to make valuable decisions regarding relief efforts. Missing Maps is an open, collaborative project who's goal is to map the most vulnerable places in the...

Date and Time:
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Gelman Library, National Churchill Library and Center (Room 101)
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: Public
Teaching Day 2017

GW’s seventh annual Teaching Day will be held on Thursday, September 28, 2017 in the Marvin Center. Interested faculty may submit a propsal for the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning (SoTL) poster session that will be held on the afternoon of Teaching Day. Click here for details on how to apply. 

Date and Time:
Thursday, September 28, 2017 -
8:30am to 3:30pm
Location: Marvin Center, Third Floor
Event Format: Conference
Event Type: Faculty
The Future of the Past

This symposium brings together six medievalists and early modernists for a wide ranging conversation about institutional and canon transformation, especially in in a time of intolerance; the challenge past materials pose to current racial fantasies and formations; the inhibiting factors that the unthought whiteness of the fields present; how to forge a way forward to more inclusive memberships, institutions, shared endeavors. Our hope is to sustain and intensify the energy of two recent conference sessions, "The Color of Membership" at the Shakespeare...

Date and Time:
Monday, October 16, 2017 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Gelman Library, Room 702
Event Format: Other
Event Type: Public
Missing Maps

Join the GWU Humanitarian Mapping Society, and the Missing Maps Project for a mapathon, helping to map areas where humanitarian organizations are trying to meet the needs of vulnerable populations. 

Each year, disasters around the world kill nearly 100,000 and affect or displace 200 million people. Many of the places where these disasters occur are literally 'missing' from any map and first responders lack the information to make valuable decisions regarding relief efforts. Missing Maps is an open, collaborative project who's goal is to map the most vulnerable places in the...

Date and Time:
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Gelman Library, National Churchill Library and Center (Room 101)
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: Public
Missing Maps

Join the GWU Humanitarian Mapping Society, and the Missing Maps Project for a mapathon, helping to map areas where humanitarian organizations are trying to meet the needs of vulnerable populations. 

Each year, disasters around the world kill nearly 100,000 and affect or displace 200 million people. Many of the places where these disasters occur are literally 'missing' from any map and first responders lack the information to make valuable decisions regarding relief efforts. Missing Maps is an open, collaborative project who's goal is to map the most vulnerable places in the...

Date and Time:
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Gelman Library, National Churchill Library and Center (Room 101)
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: Public
Missing Maps

Join the GWU Humanitarian Mapping Society, and the Missing Maps Project for a mapathon, helping to map areas where humanitarian organizations are trying to meet the needs of vulnerable populations. 

Each year, disasters around the world kill nearly 100,000 and affect or displace 200 million people. Many of the places where these disasters occur are literally 'missing' from any map and first responders lack the information to make valuable decisions regarding relief efforts. Missing Maps is an open, collaborative project who's goal is to map the most vulnerable places in the...

Date and Time:
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Gelman Library, National Churchill Library and Center (Room 101)
Event Format: Workshop
Event Type: Public
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