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  1. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, September 2, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        COLRS Staff: Emily Boles, John Freml, Michele Gribbins, Carrie Levin


        Open Lab for Faculty [COLRS]

        Faculty Resource Center (BRK 437)

    2. Thursday, September 3, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

        COLRS Staff: Carrie Levin, Michele Gribbins, John Freml, Emily Boles


        Starting the Semster - Tips for Teaching Online [COLRS]

        Faculty Resource Center (BRK 437)

  2. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Wednesday, September 9, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Darcy Hardy, Associate Vice President, Enterprise Consulting, Blackboard
        Scott Ready, Director for Customer Relations, Enterprise Consulting, Blackboard


        Doing the Right Thing: A Focus on Accessibility in Online Programs [COLRS]

        BRK 437 (on ground only)

      2. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        COLRS Staff: Emily Boles, John Freml, Michele Gribbins, Carrie Levin


        Open Lab for Faculty [COLRS]

        Faculty Resource Center (BRK 425)

    2. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmVirtual Library Tour

        Online via Skype for Business (Please register)

      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmVirtual Library Tour

        Online via Skype for Business (Please register)

      3. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmVirtual Library Tour

        Online via Skype for Business(Please register)

  3. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Wednesday, September 16, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amOn-Campus Library Tour

        Brookens Library

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Arlene B. Mayerson
        Arlene B. Mayerson is one of the nation's leading experts in disability rights law. She has been a key advisor to both Congress and the disability community on the major disability rights legislation for the past two decades. At the request of members of Congress, Ms. Mayerson supplied expert testimony before several committees of Congress when they were debating the ADA. She filed comments on the ADA regulations for more than 500 disability rights organizations. Ms. Mayerson has devoted her career exclusively to disability rights practice.


        Netflix and the ADA: How a Landmark Case Changed the Legal Landscape of Closed Captioning [COLRS]

        Faculty Resource Center - BRK 437 (on ground only)

      3. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmOn-Campus Library Tour

        Brookens Library

      4. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        COLRS Staff: Emily Boles, John Freml, Michele Gribbins, Carrie Levin


        Open Lab for Faculty [COLRS]

        Faculty Resource Center (BRK 437)

      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmOn-Campus Library Tour

        Brookens Library

    2. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmOn-Campus Library Tour

        Brookens Library

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        COLRS Staff: Emily Boles, John Freml, Michele Gribbins, Carrie Levin


        Student Integrity in the Online Classroom [COLRS]

        Faculty Resource Center (BRK 437)

      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmOn-Campus Library Tour

        Brookens Library

      4. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmOn-Campus Library Tour

        Brookens Library

    3. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmOn-Campus Library Tour

        Brookens Library

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmOn-Campus Library Tour

        Brookens Library

  4. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 22, 2015

      1. 7:00 pmOne Book, One UIS Book Club (1st Date Option)

        Brookens Library Lower Level

    2. Wednesday, September 23, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        COLRS Staff: Emily Boles, John Freml, Michele Gribbins, Carrie Levin


        Open Lab for Faculty [COLRS]

        Faculty Resource Center (BRK 437)

  5. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 29, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmOne Book, One UIS Book Club (2nd Date Option)

        Brookens Library Lower Level

    2. Wednesday, September 30, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        COLRS Staff: Emily Boles, John Freml, Michele Gribbins, Carrie Levin


        COLRS Open Lab
  6. Week of October 4, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 6, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmOne Book, One UIS Book Club (3rd Date Option)

        Brookens Library Lower Level

      2. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmOne Book, One UIS Soup and Conversation

        Diversity Center

    2. Wednesday, October 7, 2015

      1. 7:00 pm

        U.S. Attorney Jim Lewis


        Mississippi 1964: Speaker, U.S. Attorney Jim Lewis

        Lincoln Library – The Public Library of Springfield, Illinois

    3. Thursday, October 8, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Janet Sylvia, Web Accessibility Group Leader (founded at the University of Georgia) and Web Accessibility Trainer


        10 Tips for Creating Accessible Online Course Content

        BRK 437 (on ground only)

  7. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Wednesday, October 14, 2015

      1. 7:00 pmOne Book, One UIS Faculty Panel

        Brookens Auditorium

    2. Thursday, October 15, 2015

      1. 7:00 pmThe History of the Negro Spiritual & Gospel Music - One Book, One UIS

        The Lincoln Library - The Public Library of Springfield, Illinois

    3. Friday, October 16, 2015

      1. 9:00 am - 3:00 pmAnnual Friends of Brookens Library Book Sale

        Brookens Library Lower Level

  8. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Monday, October 19, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmAssess and Tweak at the Midpoint - Tips for Teaching Online

        Faculty Resource Center (BRK 437)

      2. 7:00 pm

        Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell


        Congressman John Lewis Lecture: The Struggle for Racial Equality and Social Justice

        Sangamon Auditorium - University of Illinois Springfield

    2. Wednesday, October 21, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Emily Boles

        Michele Gribbins

        Carrie Levin

        John Freml


        FDO Workshop: Using the Quality Matters Rubric to Improve Online and Blended Courses

        TBA

  9. Week of November 15, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 17, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmOne Book, One UIS Book Club (4th Date Option)

        Brookens Library Lower Level

    2. Wednesday, November 18, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmWrapping Up - Tips for Teaching Online

        Faculty Resource Center (BRK 437)


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