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  1. Week of February 21, 2017

    1. Tuesday, February 21, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch Data Service
        Data Sharing
        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 - 12:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        It’s Fair Use Week—Do You Know Your Fair Use Rights?
        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. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        Copyright for Professors: sharing your own work, using the work of others, and teaching
        Armory Building, room 428
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmJenny Kim
        Career Exploration Group
        304 Coble Hall
      5. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmJeff Arrigo
        EPI Workshops for International Graduate Students: Spring 2017 (Session 4)
        Armory Building, room 428 (southwest corner)
    2. Wednesday, February 22, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        It’s Fair Use Week—Do You Know Your Fair Use Rights?
        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. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmCheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)
        Jr. Faculty S'17 Seminar Series: #3: Writing a Teaching Philosophy Statement that Reflects Your Teaching
        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)
      3. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmAlan Bilansky, Technology Services
        Secrets to Getting the Most out of Collaborative Technologies: Wikis and Box and Docs oh my
        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. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        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.
      5. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmJenny Kim and Derek Attig
        Answering Tough Questions
        314A Illini Union
    3. Thursday, February 23, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        It’s Fair Use Week—Do You Know Your Fair Use Rights?
        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 pmResolving Conflict
        407 Illini Union
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmHannah Stitzlein
        Finding and Organizing Primary Source Materials in DPLA
        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. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Ken Vickery
        Writing Effective Fellowship Proposals in the Social Sciences & Humanities
        Illini Union Bookstore Building, Room 514
      5. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmJenny Kim
        Immigration & Employment Options for Grad Students & Postdocs
        210 Illini Union
    4. Friday, February 24, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        It’s Fair Use Week—Do You Know Your Fair Use Rights?
        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 pmDerek Attig
        The ACLS Public Fellows Competition
        Location TBD
  2. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Monday, February 27, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMara Thacker, Ron Banks
        International Fieldwork 101: IRB and Beyond
        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. Tuesday, February 28, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmAlan Bilansky, Technology Services
        Share Your Video Online with Kaltura
        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. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmJenny Kim
        Career Exploration Group
        304 Coble Hall
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pmDerek Attig
        Talking About Your Research
        407 Illini Union
  3. Week of March 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, March 1, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 1:00 pmDena Strong, Technology Services
        Usability for Researchers - Office Hours
        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 pmEric Kurt (Media Commons)
        Teaching with Technology Seminar Series: Media Commons
        428 Armory Building (southwest corner of the building)
      3. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmResearch Data Service
        Data Workflows
        Grainger 335
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmAlexis Thompson
        Translating Your Skills
        Levis Faculty Center 4th floor
      5. 5:30 pm - 7:30 pmLaura Atkins, Maryalice Wu
        ATLAS.ti I: Introduction to ATLAS.ti
        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. Thursday, March 2, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amCoffee & Careers: Teaching-Focused Careers In Academia
        Illini Union Bookstore Building, Room 504
      2. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmSarah Christensen, Visual Resources Coordinator
        Creating and Incorporating Visual Media into Your Research
        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. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmGetting the Most Out of an Academic Conference
        407 Illini Union
      4. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmHelenmary Sheridan
        Share Your Work – Introduction to IDEALS
        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.
      5. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        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.
    3. Friday, March 3, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amIan Harmon
        How to Prepare for a Poster Session
        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 - 12:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Managing Your Citations with Zotero for Beginners
        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. 12:00 pm - 2:00 pmGraduate Student Professional Development Fair
        Illini Union Room, Illini Room C
  4. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Monday, March 6, 2017

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Savvy Job Hunter: How to Stay Organized During the Job Search
        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. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEleanor Dickson, Harriett Green
        Advanced Text Mining Techniques with Python and HathiTrust Data
        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. Tuesday, March 7, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amKelli Trei, Biosciences Librarian and Erin Kerby, Veterinary Medicine Librarian
        Drowning in Citations and PDFs? EndNote Can Help!
        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 - 12:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        Managing Your Copyrights: Retain the Rights Important to You
        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. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Choosing a Citation Manager
        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. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmPaul Diehl, Associate Provost & Director, Center for Teaching and Leanring, University of Texas-Dallas
        Special Presentation - Turning Good Teaching on Its Head: A Thought Experiment by Paul Diehl
        room 210 Illini Union
      5. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Current Awareness: Tools to Stay Up-to-Date In Your Field
        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.
      6. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmJenny Kim
        Career Exploration Group
        304 Coble Hall
    3. Wednesday, March 8, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmAlan Bilansky, Technology Services
        How to make Wikipedia edits that stick
        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. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmJenny Kim
        Preparing for Nonacademic Interviews
        407 Illini Union
      3. 5:30 pm - 7:30 pmLaura Atkins, Maryalice Wu
        ATLAS.ti II: Data Exploration and Analysis
        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. Thursday, March 9, 2017

      1. 8:00 am - 2:00 pm2017 Annual Faculty Event - The Power of Engagement: Igniting Students' Passion for Learning
        Illini Union Rooms A,B,C
      2. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch and Information Services
        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.
      3. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Introduction to Infographics Using Piktochart
        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. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmAnita Balgopal, Director of the Institutional Review Board
        IRB and Your Thesis
        Noyes Laboratory of Chemistry Room 217
      5. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmLucas Anderson
        Developing Your Teaching Philosophy Statement for a Faculty Job Search
        Armory Building, room 428
      6. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmDerek Attig
        What Can I do With a PhD in the Humanities?
        304 Coble Hall
    5. Friday, March 10, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amColleen Fallaw
        Introduction to Database Design
        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 - 12:00 pmSowmya Anand
        Using surveygizmo.com to create and conduct surveys: An Introduction
        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. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmIan Harmon
        How to Prepare for a Poster Session
        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. 12:00 pm - 1:30 pmAudrey Neville, CITL
        Microaggressions and Teaching
        Armory Building, room 428
  5. Week of March 12, 2017

    1. Monday, March 13, 2017

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmLisa Janicke Hinchliffe, Coordinator of Information Literacy Services and Instruction
        Maximize the Reach and Impact of Your Work by Curating Your Online Scholarly Profile(s)
        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 - 4:30 pmKazem Alidoost, CITL Grad Affiliate
        Oh No! Dealing with Difficult Situations in the Classroom
        Armory Building, room 428
    2. Tuesday, March 14, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Managing Your Citations with Zotero for Beginners
        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. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pmDerek Attig
        Blogging & Social Media for Professional Success
        314B Illini Union
    3. Wednesday, March 15, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amLisa Janicke Hinchliffe, Coordinator of Information Literacy Services and Instruction
        Maximize the Reach and Impact of Your Work by Curating Your Online Scholarly Profile(s)
        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 - 12:00 pmJamie Nelson, Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning (CITL), jamien@illinois.edu
        The Power of Presentations: Enhancing your Slides for Teaching and Engagement
        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. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmJamie Nelson, CITL
        The Power of Presentations: Enhancing your Slides for Teaching and Engagement
        Main Library, Room 314
      4. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmCheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)
        Jr. Faculty S'17 Seminar Series: #4: Creating Effective Team Assignments and Student Teams: What, How, and Why
        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)
      5. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmPeg Burnette, Biomedical Sciences Librarian, phburn@illinois.edu
        PubMed for Researchers
        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. Thursday, March 16, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch and Information Services
        Frame Your Research Visually: An Introduction to Prezi
        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 - 12:00 pmPeg Burnette, Biomedical Sciences Librarian, phburn@illinois.edu
        PubMed for Researchers
        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. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmResearch Data Service
        Introduction to Data Management
        Grainger 335
      4. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmDerek Attig
        What Can I do With a PhD in the Humanities?
        304 Coble Hall
  6. Week of March 26, 2017

    1. Monday, March 27, 2017

      1. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmShelly Schmidt, Professor, Food Science & Human Nutrition
        Jr. Faculty S'17 Seminar Series: #5: Enhancing Teaching – Is That Sufficient? The Critical Role of Students in Their Own Learning
        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmAnna Trammell and Bethany Anderson
        Personal Digital Archiving
        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. Tuesday, March 28, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmColleen Fallaw
        Introduction to Database Design
        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. Wednesday, March 29, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Understanding Impact Factor & Other Bibliometrics
        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. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmJr. Faculty S'17 Seminar Series: #6: Active Teaching = Active Learning: Strategies for Deep Learning and Retention
        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)
    4. Thursday, March 30, 2017

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmJJ Pionke, Applied Health Sciences Librarian
        A Library for Everyone: Getting the Most Out of Your Library
        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. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmResearch Data Service
        Data Documentation
        Grainger 335
      3. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmDerek Attig
        What Can I do With a PhD in the Humanities?
        304 Coble Hall
    5. Friday, March 31, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch and Information Services
        Revamp Your Research Plan: Citation Chasing, Keyword Searching, and More!
        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 - 12:00 pmClaire Berman
        Making Scanned Text Machine Readable through Optical Character Recognition
        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.

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