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Archive of Past Library Events

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Photoshop has been updated with loads of new features and tools including neural smart filters that allow for instant photo restoration, colorizing and style transfers.

Date and Time:
Friday, February 12, 2021 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: CREATE a Multimedia Masterpiece
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders

This workshop will introduce methods and tools for processing text and transforming it into data that can be analyzed.

Date and Time:
Friday, February 12, 2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Analyzing Research Data
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders

This workshop will cover how to manage the grade center and calculate grades.

Date and Time:
Friday, February 12, 2021 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Tools for Flexible Teaching
Event Type: Instructors and Teaching Assistants

Building on a basic knowledge of R and introductory statistics, this workshop will walk you through the R functionality you'll need to use when conducting hypothesis tests on categorical data.

Date and Time:
Friday, February 12, 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Analyzing Research Data
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders

Come learn about Zotero, "a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite and share your research sources."

Date and Time:
Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Skills for Academic Success
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders

Web scraping is a technique for programmatically extracting data from web pages, useful when the data is not available as a downloadable file or API.

Date and Time:
Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Analyzing Research Data
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders

Join us to learn about setting up and using groups in Blackboard.

Date and Time:
Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Tools for Flexible Teaching
Event Type: Instructors and Teaching Assistants

Respondus Lockdown Browser & Monitor is an online proctoring tool that can be used in conjunction with a Blackboard test to lock down the testing environment.

Date and Time:
Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Tools for Flexible Teaching
Event Type: Instructors and Teaching Assistants

This workshop will cover the basics of Blackboard rubrics.

Date and Time:
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Tools for Flexible Teaching
Event Type: Instructors and Teaching Assistants

Join us to learn more about test taking strategies to help you get the grade you’ve already spent so much time preparing for!

Date and Time:
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Skills for Academic Success
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders

Explore how alternative assignments such as open-ended or flipped exam prompts, simulations, research-based creative projects, and multimedia artifacts can promote active learning, help students demonstrate what they’ve learned, and help students effectively find, evaluate, and present information.

Date and Time:
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Teaching for Engagement
Event Type: Faculty Only

In this workshop, participants will learn how to set up Zoom in Blackboard and use the various features to conduct a virtual class in Zoom.

Date and Time:
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Tools for Flexible Teaching
Event Type: Instructors and Teaching Assistants

Students are more likely to succeed when they feel valued and supported and when their instructors are aware of and attempt to counter systemic inequalities that affect their and their peers’ performance. In this workshop, we will review several strategies that create a more inclusive learning environment.

Date and Time:
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Teaching for Engagement
Event Type: Instructors and Teaching Assistants

Join in to discover the essentials of Blackboard Collaborate Ultra, the synchronous virtual classroom tool, beginning with a general geography of the new and improved user interface and ending with an overview of breakout groups.

Date and Time:
Monday, February 8, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Tools for Flexible Teaching
Event Type: Instructors and Teaching Assistants

RefWorks simplifies the process of research, collaboration, data organization, and writing by providing an easy-to-use tool for citation, bibliography, and reference management.

Date and Time:
Monday, February 8, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Online only
Event Format: Workshop
Event Series: Skills for Academic Success
Event Type: GWorld Cardholders

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