Join the Instructional Technology Lab to learn about Blackboard! This workshop covers the best that Blackboard has to offer.
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MG Lord is an author and critic. Her books include Forever Barbie and Astroturf: The Private Life of Rocket Science. She is a contributor to We Wear The Mask: 15 true Stories of Passing in America. Join us for her reading!
Please join us as the National Churchill Library and Center welcomes Nigel West for a discussion of his new book, Churchill's Spy Files, about the wartime prime minister's relationship with MI5, Britain's domestic security service.
Join the Instructional Technology Lab to learn about testing via Blackboard! This workshop will cover the basics of administering a test in Blackboard such as test creation and best practices.
The Changing Nature of Work studies how the nature of work is changing as a result of advances in technology today. Fears that robots will take away jobs from people have dominated the discussion over the future of work, but the World Development Report 2019 finds that on balance this appears to be unfounded. Join speaker, Simeon Djankov, World Developement Report 2019 Director for a discussion!
Does the end of the semester have you feeling a little more stressed than normal? Join the Colonial Health Center to practice mindfulness, learn tips and tricks for breaking up long study sessions, and how to manage stress and anxiety during finals.
Join the Instructional Technology Lab to learn about assignments and tests in Blackboard! Blackboard offers a variety of ways to assess your students.
Join the Instructional Technology Lab to learn about Grade Center in Blackboard! Participants will have the opportunity to learn about and practice adding columns and categories, entering grades, and monitoring student progress.
Please join us as the National Churchill Library and Center welcomes Sir Antony Beevor for a discussion of his new book, The Battle of Arnhem: The Deadliest Airborne Operation of World War II.
This workshop focuses on basic cartographic skills: how to compile data, style your map and symbolize your content effectively.
In this workshop participants will be able to see how geographic data layers integrate together to lead to informed conclusions.
Gain valuable professional insight and advice about working in the NGO and Government sectors. Network with organizational representatives and learn about internship and full-time opportunities. ]
Learn the basics of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and how it can be used for research.
GIS Day will feature an immersion into Geographical Information Systems with three back-to-back sessions Introduction to Geographic Information Systems, Thinking Spatially with QGIS/Understanding Geographic Data, Styling a Map with QGIS, led by Kean McDermott.
Building on A Walk on the R Side: Introduction to R for Data Analysis (Workshop 1 of 2), we will continue to learn R.