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  1. Week of August 30, 2016

    1. Tuesday, August 30, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJordan Branham
        Illinois Compass 2g: Key Features for Teaching Assistants & Graders - Tues Aug 30, 4 PM - 5 PM @ Armory Building, Room 428
        Room 428, Armory Building: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL *Please remember to bring your laptop.*
  2. Week of September 1, 2016

    1. Thursday, September 1, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch and Information Services
        Uncover and Discover: New Student Library Orientation
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
      2. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        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.
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 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.
      4. 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmBetsy Basch (DRES); Ann Fredricksen (DRES); Tina Rolfe (DRES)
        Effectively Working with Students with Disabilities
        Armory Building, room 428
      5. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Uncover and Discover: New Student Library Orientation
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
      6. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmCareer Fair Prep & Practice
        Illini Union 210
    2. Friday, September 2, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch and Information Services
        Uncover and Discover: New Student Library Orientation
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
      2. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmJoseph Yun and Nickolas Vance, Tech Services - Social Media Analytics
        Intro to Crimson Hexagon
        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. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Uncover and Discover: New Student Library Orientation
        Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
      4. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmRick Hazlewood
        Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials - Fri Sept 2, 3 PM - 5 PM @ Armory Building, Room 428
        Room 428, Armory Building: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL *Please remember to bring your laptop.*
  3. Week of September 4, 2016

    1. Tuesday, September 6, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmResumes: Explaining Your Advanced Experience
        Illini Union 210
      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmSara Benson, Copyright Librarian
        Copyright for Scholars
        Armory building, room 428
      3. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmResearch 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.
      4. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmGraduate Assistant Employee Orientation (for TAs, RAs, GAs, and PGAs)
        Illini Union, Room 404
    2. Wednesday, September 7, 2016

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 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.
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmJanet Sinn-Hanlon (Veterinary Medicine), Alan Craig (NCSA)
        Teaching with Technology Seminar Series: 3D Anatomy Modeling in Veterinary Medicine
        428 Armory Building (southwest corner of the building)
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmWriting Effective CVs
        Illini Union 210
    3. Thursday, September 8, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amSarah Christensen, Visual Resources Coordinator
        Finding and Selecting Images
        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 - 4:00 pmRick Hazlewood
        Illinois Compass 2g: Test Making in Compass - Thurs Sept 8, 3 PM - 4 PM @ Armory Building, Room 428
        Room 428, Armory Building: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL *Please remember to bring your laptop.*
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmEleanor Dickson, HTRC Digital Humanities Specialist and Harriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian
        Introduction to Text Mining with the HathiTrust Research Center Portal
        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 9, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmPresenters include Dr. Bill Hahn, former Director of the NSF-GRF program; Dr. Ken Vickery, Director of the Graduate College’s Office of External Fellowships; and student awardees Ritu Raman and Cybelle Smith.
        Information Session: National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
        Ikenberry Commons - Multipurpose Room
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmJordan Branham
        Illinois Compass 2g: Key Features for Teaching Assistants & Graders - Fri Sept 9, 3 PM - 4 PM @ Armory Building, Room 428
        Room 428, Armory Building: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL *Please remember to bring your laptop.*
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Managing Your Citations with Zotero
        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 11, 2016

    1. Monday, September 12, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:30 amLucas Anderson
        Using Informal Early Feedback (IEF)
        Armory Building, room 428
    2. Tuesday, September 13, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch Data Service
        Data Rescue
        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. 10:00 am - 12:00 pmDr. Karen Ruhleder
        Writing Effective Fellowship Proposals in STEM
        308 Coble Hall
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCover Letters That Convince: Explaining Your Graduate-Level Experience
        Illini Union 210
      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.
    3. Wednesday, September 14, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch and Information Services
        Organize Your Life: Productivity Tools and Personal Information Management
        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
        Revamping 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.
      3. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmCheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)
        Jr. Faculty Fall 2016 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)
      4. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmJamie Nelson, Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning (CITL)
        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.
      5. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmTyler Pack
        Course Correction: Using Informal Early Feedback to Respond to Student Needs
        Armory Building, room 428
    4. Thursday, September 15, 2016

      1. 9:00 am - 10:30 amGraduate Assistant Employee Orientation (for TAs, RAs, GAs, and PGAs)
        Illini Union, Room 404
      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmHarriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian
        Building Digital Exhibitions with Omeka
        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. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Karen Ruhleder
        Writing Effective Fellowship Proposals in STEM
        308 Coble Hall
      4. 3:00 pm - 4:00 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.
    5. Friday, September 16, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmDr. Aixa Alfonso
        Information Session: Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships
        Ikenberry Commons - Multipurpose Room (2025C)
  5. Week of September 18, 2016

    1. Monday, September 19, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 2:00 pmDr. Karen Ruhleder
        Writing Effective Fellowship Proposals in STEM
        308 Coble Hall
      2. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmTranslating Your Skills
        Illini Union 210
    2. Tuesday, September 20, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch Data Service
        Creating Data Documentation
        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 and Information Services
        Managing Your Citations with Zotero
        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 - 4:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Ways of the Web: Filter Bubbles, Search Engines, and 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. Wednesday, September 21, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch and Information Services
        Current Awareness: Tools to Stay Current 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.
      2. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmCheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)
        Jr. Faculty Fall 2016 Seminar Series: #2: Active Teaching = Active Learning: Strategies for Deep Learning and Retention
        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)
      3. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmJames Whitacre, GIS Specialist
        GIS for Research I: Introduction to GIS Concepts, Software, and 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.
      4. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Karen Ruhleder
        Writing Effective Fellowship Proposals in STEM
        308 Coble Hall
      5. 4:00 pmElevator Pitch
        Illini Union 210
    4. Thursday, September 22, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmResearch and Information Services
        Understanding Impact: 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. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSarah Christensen, Visual Resources Coordinator and Stephanie Pitts-Noggle
        Analyzing and Interpreting Images
        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. 5:30 pmImmigration & Employment Options for Graduate Students & Postdocs
        120 Architecture Building
    5. Friday, September 23, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 12:00 pmDr. Karen Ruhleder
        Writing Effective Fellowship Proposals in STEM
        308 Coble Hall
  6. Week of September 25, 2016

    1. Monday, September 26, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmKaren Hogenboom, Scholarly Commons Head
        Finding and Using Census 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, September 27, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch Data Service
        Preparing for 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. 2:00 pm - 3:00 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.
      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmNonacademic Interview Strategies for Grad Students & Postdocs
        Illini Union 210
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDonovan Bisbee
        Distractions, Opportunities, and Orientations: Technology in the Classroom
        Armory Building, room 428
    3. Wednesday, September 28, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amResearch and Information Services
        Managing Your Citations with Zotero
        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 Fall 2016 Seminar Series: #3: “Opening the Classroom Door” – Opportunities to Observe Exemplary Teachers
        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)
      3. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmJames Whitacre, GIS Specialist
        GIS for Research II: GIS Research, Data Management, and Visualization
        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. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmResearch Statements
        Illini Union 210
    4. Friday, September 30, 2016

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 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.
      2. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmGradMAP Workshop
        Coble Hall 304

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