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  1. Week of August 28, 2015

    1. Saturday, August 29, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 1:00 pmIllinois Compass 2g: the Essentials

        Room: 428 Armory

        We recommend entering through the Armory building's SouthWest corner near the intersection of Fourth and Gregory (across Huff Hall) and then taking the elevator to the 4th floor. Please try to arrive 15 minutes before the start time.

        Address: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL

        http://go.illinois.edu/armorymap

  2. Week of August 30, 2015

    1. Monday, August 31, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amIllinois Compass 2g: Key Features for Teaching Assistants, Graders and Staff @ 428 Armory

        Room: 428 Armory, 505 East Armory Aven

        http://go.illinois.edu/armorymap

        We recommend entering through the Armory building's SouthWest corner near the intersection of Fourth and Gregory (across Huff Hall) and then taking the elevator to the 4th floor. Please try to arrive 15 minutes before the start time.

        ue, Champaign, IL

         

         

  3. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 1, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 11:30 ami>clicker Workshop - Using Clicker Technology to Enhance Student Learning

        428 Armory

      2. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Kimberly Foster, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        Refworks Flow: Citation made Simple

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      3. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

        Emily Hardesty, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        Improve your Research Strategies

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    2. Wednesday, September 2, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

        Patricia Lampron, Content Access Management, lampron2@illinois.edu


        CONTENTdm: Introducing UIUC Library's Digital Collections

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmIllinois Compass 2g: the Essentials

        Room: 428 Armory

        We recommend entering through the Armory building's SouthWest corner near the intersection of Fourth and Gregory (across Huff Hall) and then taking the elevator to the 4th floor. Please try to arrive 15 minutes before the start time.

        Address: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL

        http://go.illinois.edu/armorymap

    3. Thursday, September 3, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Alex Deeke, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        Google for Scholars

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Jenny Kim


        Career Fair Success

        210 Illini Union

      3. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

        Emily Hardesty, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu

         


        Improve your Research Strategies

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

    4. Friday, September 4, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 am

        Emily Hardesty, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        Improve your Research Strategies

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

      2. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Emily Hardesty, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        Getting Organized with Mendeley

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

  4. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 8, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Derek Attig


        Writing Resumes that Work

        314A Illini Union

    2. Wednesday, September 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Alexis Thompson


        The Faculty Job Search Process

        407 Illini Union

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Jan Erkert (Dance) and Manuel Hernandez (Kinesiology)


        iPads for Student Feedback and Real World Activities (Teaching with Technology Brown Bag)

        Room: 428 Armory

        We recommend entering through the Armory building's SouthWest corner near the intersection of Fourth and Gregory (across Huff Hall) and then taking the elevator to the 4th floor.
        Address: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL
        http://go.illinois.edu/armorymap

      3. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmGraduate Assistant Employee Orientation (for TAs, RAs, GAs, and PGAs)

        Illini Union, Room 406

    3. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmIllinois Compass 2g: Key Features for Teaching Assistants, Graders and Staff

        Room: 428 Armory, 505 East Armory Aven

        http://go.illinois.edu/armorymap

        We recommend entering through the Armory building's SouthWest corner near the intersection of Fourth and Gregory (across Huff Hall) and then taking the elevator to the 4th floor. Please try to arrive 15 minutes before the start time.

        ue, Champaign, IL

         

         

      2. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Jenny Kim


        Writing Convincing Cover Letters

        210 Illini Union

  5. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Monday, September 14, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

         

        Thomas Arkell, an attorney practicing immigration and employment law. www.nationalinterestwaivers.com


        Immigration & Employment Options for Graduate Students & Postdoctoral Scholars

        314 B Illini Union

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmIllinois Compass 2g: Using Respondus to Create, Move, and Manage Tests

        Room: 428 Armory

        We recommend entering through the Armory building's SouthWest corner near the intersection of Fourth and Gregory (across Huff Hall) and then taking the elevator to the 4th floor. Please try to arrive 15 minutes before the start time.

        Address: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL

        http://go.illinois.edu/armorymap

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Derek Attig


        Writing Effective CVs

        210 Illini Union

    2. Tuesday, September 15, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Alexis Thompson


        Interviewing: Basics for Industry & Nonprofits

        210 Illini Union

    3. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1. 9:00 am - 10:30 amGraduate Assistant Employee Orientation (for TAs, RAs, GAs, and PGAs)

        Illini Union, Room 406

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Jenny Kim


        The Non-Academic Job Search Process

        Online Webinar

    4. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        Jamie Nelson and Jim Wentworth


        Teaching with Digital Tools

        Armory 428

      2. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Alexis Thompson and Derek Attig


        GradMAP

        304/308 Coble Hall

  6. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Wednesday, September 23, 2015

      1. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

        Cheelan Bo-Linn


        Jr. Faculty Fall 2015 Seminar Series: - #1: I wish I had known that earlier: Using Informal (IEF) and Formal (ICES) Feedback to Improve Teaching and Learning

        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)

    2. Thursday, September 24, 2015

      1. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmResearch Statements for Faculty Jobs

        210 Illini Union

  7. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Monday, September 28, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Derek Attig


        Translating Your Skills

        210 Illini Union

    2. Tuesday, September 29, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

         Illinois alumna Rebecca Bilbro


        The Presidential Management Fellows Program

        Online Webinar

    3. Wednesday, September 30, 2015

      1. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

        Cheelan Bo-Linn


        Jr Faculty Fall 2015 Seminar Series: - #2: Opening the Classroom Door” – Opportunities to Observe Exemplary Teachers

        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)

  8. Week of October 4, 2015

    1. Monday, October 5, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Alexis Thompson


        Cold-Calling & Cold-Emailing

        Online Webinar

    2. Tuesday, October 6, 2015

      1. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Derek Attig and Jenny Kim


        Interviewing: Answering Tough Questions

        210 Illini Union

    3. Wednesday, October 7, 2015

      1. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

        Cheelan Bo-Linn


        Jr Faculty Fall 2015 Seminar Series: - #3: Active Teaching = Active Learning: Strategies for Deep Learning and Retention

        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)

  9. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Wednesday, October 14, 2015

      1. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

        Cheelan Bo-Linn


        Jr Faculty Fall 2015 Seminar Series: - #4: Improve Testing and Grading of Student Learning

        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)

      2. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

        Cheelan Bo-Linn


        Jr Faculty Fall 2015 Seminar Series: - #5: Creating a “Promising” Syllabus to Motivate Learning

        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)

    2. Thursday, October 15, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Jason Mock (Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning)


        MOOCs@Illinois: A Third Year Report (Teaching with Technology Brown Bag)

        Room: 428 Armory

        We recommend entering through the Armory building's SouthWest corner near the intersection of Fourth and Gregory (across Huff Hall) and then taking the elevator to the 4th floor.
        Address: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL
        http://go.illinois.edu/armorymap

  10. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Monday, October 19, 2015

      1. 3:30 pm

        Derek Attig and Jenny Kim


        Career Exploration Group

        304 Coble Hall

    2. Thursday, October 22, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Jenny Kim


        Is a Postdoc Right for You?

        210 Illini Union

  11. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Monday, October 26, 2015

      1. 3:30 pm

        Derek Attig and Jenny Kim


        Career Exploration Group

        304 Coble Hall

    2. Tuesday, October 27, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Laura Spradlin


        Elevator Pitch

        407 Illini Union

    3. Wednesday, October 28, 2015

      1. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Derek Attig and Jenny Kim


        GradMAP

        304/308 Coble Hall

    4. Thursday, October 29, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Derek Attig


        Interviewing: Basics for the Faculty Search

        407 Illini Union

  12. Week of November 1, 2015

    1. Monday, November 2, 2015

      1. 3:30 pm

        Derek Attig and Jenny Kim


        Career Exploration Group

        304 Coble Hall

    2. Tuesday, November 3, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Derek Attig


        What's It Like to Work at a Nonprofit?
    3. Wednesday, November 4, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Alexis Thompson and Derek Attig


        Negotiation Strategies

        210 Illini Union

  13. Week of November 8, 2015

    1. Monday, November 9, 2015

      1. 3:30 pm

        Derek Attig and Jenny Kim


        Career Exploration Group

        304 Coble Hall

    2. Wednesday, November 11, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        John Abelson (Materials Science and Engineering) and Maya Israel (Education)


        Game-Based Virtual Internship Environments (Teaching with Technology Brown Bag)

        Room: 428 Armory

        We recommend entering through the Armory building's SouthWest corner near the intersection of Fourth and Gregory (across Huff Hall) and then taking the elevator to the 4th floor.
        Address: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL
        http://go.illinois.edu/armorymap

  14. Week of December 6, 2015

    1. Wednesday, December 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Marci Uihlein (Architecture) and Robert Baird (Media)


        Media-Based Assignments: Keeping Students Engaged (Teaching with Technology Brown Bag)

        Room: 428 Armory

        We recommend entering through the Armory building's SouthWest corner near the intersection of Fourth and Gregory (across Huff Hall) and then taking the elevator to the 4th floor.
        Address: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL
        http://go.illinois.edu/armorymap


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