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  1. Week of March 2, 2015

    1. Monday, March 2, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 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. 2:00 pm - 4:30 pmCareer Development Drop-In Hours at The Career Center

        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.

    2. Tuesday, March 3, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Kelli Trei, Biosciences Librarian, ktrei2@illinois.edu and Erin Kerby, Veterinary Medicine Librarian, ekerb@illinois.edu


        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. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Alexis Thompson


        Evaluating and Negotiating Job Offers

        210 Illini Union

    3. Wednesday, March 4, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

        Kayla Hays, Scholarly Commons, sc@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. Thursday, March 5, 2015

      1. 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

        Darla Deardorff, Exec. Director, Assoc. of International Education Administrators


        2015 Annual Faculty Retreat -The Evolving University:Embracing Internationalization

        Illini Union Rooms A/B

    5. Friday, March 6, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 am

        Seth Robbins, srobbins@illinois.edu


        A Brief Introduction to R

        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

        Harriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian, green19@illinois.edu


        Digital Humanities Workshop: Introduction to XML and the Principles of Text Encoding

        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 - 5:00 pmPlanning for Success: Creating Your Postdoc IDP

        308 Coble Hall (campus map)

  2. Week of March 8, 2015

    1. Monday, March 9, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

        Sarah Christensen, Visual Resources Curator, schrstn@illinois.edu


        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. 2:00 pm - 4:30 pmCareer Development Drop-In Hours at The Career Center

        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.

    2. Tuesday, March 10, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Sarah Crissinger, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        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.

      2. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm

        Brian Zelip, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu


        Using GitHub for Scholarly Publishing and Collaboration

        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 pm  

         

        Sandy Finley


        Basics for Grad Students: Writing Your Teaching Philosophy Statement

        428 Armory

    3. Wednesday, March 11, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmTime Management

        210 Illini Union

    4. Thursday, March 12, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 am

        Ira King, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        Drowning in Citations? RefWorks 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. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

        Elizabeth Morley and Graduate Students in Writing Studies


        Post Faculty Retreat Workshop: Find the Right Focus to Support Your Multilingual Writers

        428 Armory

      3. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm

        Brian Zelip, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu


        Finding Grants to Support 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.

      4. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Laura Spradlin


        How to Talk about Your Research to Non-Experts: Engage Every Audience

        210 Illini Union

    5. Friday, March 13, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Heidi Johnson, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        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.

  3. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Sunday, March 15, 2015

      1.  Community of Scholars (COS) Campus Visit Program
    2. Monday, March 16, 2015

      1.  Community of Scholars (COS) Campus Visit Program
      2. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

        James Whitacre, GIS Specialist, jvwhit@illinois.edu


        ArcGIS Online: GIS for Everyone

        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 - 4:30 pmCareer Development Drop-In Hours at The Career Center

        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.

    3. Tuesday, March 17, 2015

      1.  Community of Scholars (COS) Campus Visit Program
      2. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Heidi Johnson, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        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.

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Jenny Kim


        Promoting Your Graduate Experience Beyond Academia: From CVs to Resumes

        404 Illini Union

      4. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pm

        Sarah Crissinger, 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.

    4. Wednesday, March 18, 2015

      1. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

        Cheelan Bo-Linn


        Jr. Faculty Seminar Series "Teaching Students to Be Successful Learners" #4: The Illusion of Knowing: Students Don't Know What they Think They Know

        Room 428 Armory Buildling

      2. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

        Karen Hogenboom, Numeric and Spatial Data Librarian, sc@library.illinois.edu


        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.

    5. Thursday, March 19, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 am

        Jamie Nelson, CITES Academic Technology Services, jamien@illinois.edu


        Using PowerPoint to its Potential and Other Presentation 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. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm

        Alan Bilansky, CITES Academic Technology Services, alanb@illinois.edu


        Wikis and More: Collaborative Tools for Faculty Research, Service, and Teaching

        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. Friday, March 20, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Ira King, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        Drowning in Citations? RefWorks 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. 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

        Kate Grim-Feinberg, Tanu Kohli, & Melissa Schoeplein


        Post Faculty Retreat Workshop: Creating a Classroom Culture with a Global & Interdisciplinary Student Population

        428 Armory

  4. Week of March 22, 2015

    1. Monday, March 23, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 4:30 pmCareer Development Drop-In Hours at The Career Center

        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.

    2. Wednesday, March 25, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:30 pmEmbracing a Healthy Work-Life Balance

        210 (General Lounge) Illini Union

  5. Week of March 29, 2015

    1. Monday, March 30, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 4:30 pmCareer Development Drop-In Hours at The Career Center

        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.

    2. Tuesday, March 31, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Seth Robbins, srobbins@illinois.edu


        A Brief Introduction to R

        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 - 3:50 pm

        Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe, Coordinator for Strategic Planning and Information Literacy and Instruction, ljanicke@illinois.edu


        If You Wrote a Book – Own Your Amazon Author Page 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.

  6. Week of April 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 1, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Kayla Hays, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu


        ABBYY FineReader: An introduction to OCR

        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. 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

        Daniel Scholes


        Using Research-Based Evidence to Inform Your Teaching Practices

        428 Armory Building

      3. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

        Kayla Hays, Scholarly Commons, sc@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.

         

    2. Thursday, April 2, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 am

        Heidi Johnson, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        The 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.

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Thomas Arkell, an attorney practicing immigration and employment law in central Illinois


        Immigration & Employment Options for Graduate Students & Postdoctoral Scholars

        314 A Illini Union

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Thomas Arkell, an attorney practicing immigration and employment law in central Illinois


        Immigration & Employment Options for Graduate Students & Postdoctoral Scholars

        314 A Illini Union

    3. Friday, April 3, 2015

      1. 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

        Kate Grim-Feinberg, Tanu Kohli, & Melissa Schoeplein


        Post Faculty Retreat Workshop: Global Perspectives on Talking about Racial & Ethnic Diversity in the Classroom

        428 Armory

  7. Week of April 5, 2015

    1. Monday, April 6, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Alexis Thompson


        Preparing for Next Year's Faculty Job Search

        Online Webinar

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Christie Wiley, Sarah Williams, and Heidi Imker


        Introduction to Data 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.

      3. 2:00 pm - 4:30 pmCareer Development Drop-In Hours at The Career Center

        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.

      4. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmIn Honor of Illinois URM Graduate Students: Recognizing Academic Excellence and Good Citizenship
    2. Tuesday, April 7, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Alexis Thompson and Jenny Kim


        CareerSTART

        304/308 Coble Hall

    3. Wednesday, April 8, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmYour Electronic Thesis & Dissertation (ETD) Deposit: Tips for Success

        Online Webinar

      2. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

        Sveta Stoytcheva, Research and Information Services,  learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        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. Thursday, April 9, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 am

        Kayla Hays, Scholarly Commons, sc@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.

         

    5. Friday, April 10, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Heidi Johnson, Research and Information Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        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. 12:00 pmWelcome Lunch for New Postdocs

        304 Coble Hall (campus map)

      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Derek Attig


        Being Fully in Charge of a Course as a Grad Student

        428 Armory Building

  8. Week of April 12, 2015

    1. Monday, April 13, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Peg Burnette, Ayla Stein, and Heidi Imker


        Documentation and Organization for Data and Processes

        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 - 4:30 pmCareer Development Drop-In Hours at The Career Center

        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.

    2. Tuesday, April 14, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        James Whitacre, GIS Specialist, jvwhit@illinois.edu


        Sharing Research Using Story Maps

        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 - 2:50 pm

        Merinda Hensley, Scholarly Commons, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        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.

    3. Wednesday, April 15, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

        Kimberly Foster, Research and Information Services


        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.

    4. Thursday, April 16, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 am

        Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe, Professor/Coordinator for Information Literacy & Strategic Planning, ljanicke@illinois.edu


        Create and Manage an Online Scholarly Presence

        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

        Merinda Hensley, Scholarly Commons, learnlib@library.illinois.edu


        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.

  9. Week of April 19, 2015

    1. Monday, April 20, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Karen Hogenboom, Beth Sheehan, and Heidi Imker


        Making Research Data Public: Why, What, and How

        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.

  10. Week of April 26, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 29, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmWriting Successful Grant Proposals

        269 Everitt Lab (campus map)

  11. Week of May 17, 2015

    1. Monday, May 18, 2015

      1.  Summer Research Opportunites Program (SROP) GRE Institute Begins
  12. Week of May 24, 2015

    1. Friday, May 29, 2015

      1.  Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) GRE Institute Ends
  13. Week of June 1, 2015

    1. Monday, June 1, 2015

      1.  Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) Begins
    2. Wednesday, June 3, 2015

      1.  Summer Pre-Doctoral Institute (SPI) Begins
  14. Week of July 26, 2015

    1. Friday, July 31, 2015

      1.  Summer Pre-Doctoral Institute (SPI) Ends
      2.  Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) Ends
  15. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Sunday, September 20, 2015

      1.  Aspire - Fall Campus Visit & Early Application Program
    2. Monday, September 21, 2015

      1.  Aspire - Fall Campus Visit & Early Application Program
    3. Tuesday, September 22, 2015

      1.  Aspire - Fall Campus Visit & Early Application Program

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