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  1. Week of February 14, 2016

    1. Tuesday, February 16, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 am

        Research Data Service, researchdata@library.illinois.edu


        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.

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@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. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

        Lucas Anderson


        Using Informal Early Feedback (IEF)

        Armory building, room 428

      4. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Derek Attig


        Translating Your Skills

        314A Illini Union

    2. Wednesday, February 17, 2016

      1. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

        Cheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)


        Jr. Faculty Spring 2016 Seminar Series: #2: Writing a Teaching Philosophy Statement that Reflects Your Teaching

        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

        Lucas Anderson
        Center for Innnovation in Teaching and Learning


        Developing Your Teaching Philosophy Statement for a Faculty Job Search

        428 Armory (campus map)

      3. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

        Lucas Anderson


        Developing Your Teaching Philosophy Statement for a Faculty Job Search

        Armory Building, Room 428

      4. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmEPI Workshops for International Graduate Student, session 2

        Armory building, room 428

    3. Thursday, February 18, 2016

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

        Jamie Nelson, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL), jamien@illinois.edu


        The Power of Presentation: Using PowerPoint to its Potential

        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

        Cheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)


        Jr. Faculty Spring 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 - 2:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@library.illinois.edu


        How to Become a Savvy Job Hunter: 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.

      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        James Whitacre, GIS Specialist, jvwhit@illinois.edu 


        Discovering GIS 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. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Jenny Kim and Derek Attig


        Career Exploration Group

        304/308 Coble Hall

  2. Week of February 21, 2016

    1. Monday, February 22, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe, ljanicke@illinois.edu


        Create and Manage Your Online Scholarly Identity and 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. Tuesday, February 23, 2016

      1. 9:00 am - 10:00 am

        Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe, ljanicke@illinois.edu


        Create and Manage Your Online Scholarly Identity and 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. 10:00 am - 11:00 am

        Research Data Service, researchdata@library.illinois.edu


        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.

      3. 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@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. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

        Jenny Kim and Derek Attig


        Answering Tough Interview Questions

        407 Illini Union

    3. Wednesday, February 24, 2016

      1. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

        Cheelan Bo-Linn


        Jr. Faculty Spring 2016 Seminar Series: #4: Creating Effective Team Assignments and Student Teams: What, How, and Why

        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@library.illinois.edu


        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. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmEPI Workshops for International Graduate Student, session 3

        Armory building, room 428

    4. Thursday, February 25, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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


        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.

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@library.illinois.edu


        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. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@library.illinois.edu


        Demystify the Literature Review and Start 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. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        James Whitacre, GIS Specialist, jvwhit@illinois.edu 


        GIS for Research II: Geoprocessing, Analysis, 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.

      5. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Jenny Kim and Derek Attig


        Career Exploration Group

        304/308 Coble Hall

  3. Week of February 28, 2016

    1. Monday, February 29, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Derek Attig


        ACLS Public Fellows Competition

        Online

  4. Week of March 1, 2016

    1. Tuesday, March 1, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 am

        Research Data Service, researchdata@library.illinois.edu


        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.

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        RK Narayanan, PhD, and Svetlana Vranic-Sowers, Office of Technology Management


        Intellectual Property Issues: Open Source and Proprietary Innovations

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 308. 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. This room is adjascent to the Scholarly Commons

    2. Wednesday, March 2, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Marci Uihlein (Architecture) and James Whitacre (Scholarly Commons)


        Teaching with Technology Seminar Series: Geographic Information System (GIS) Projects

        428 Armory Building (southwest corner of the building)

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Harriett Green, green19@illinois.edu, Dan Tracy, dtracy@illinois.edu, and Laura Spradlin, lspradl2@illinois.edu


        Author Rights & Graduate Thesis Deposit: Managing Your Contribution to the Scholarly Literature

        The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 106. The room is located on the first floor of the Main Library, in the middle of the north-south hallway. This is the same hallway where the library places a large exhibit. 

      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Jenny Kim and Derek Attig


        Career Fair Prep & Practice
      4. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmEPI Workshops for International Graduate Student, session 4

        Armory building, room 428

    3. Thursday, March 3, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 am

        Patrick Harrington, Content Access Management, pharrin2@illinois.edu


        Working with Library Metadata Using MarcEdit

        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 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@library.illinois.edu


        Research after Graduation

        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 pm

        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.

      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Jenny Kim and Derek Attig


        Career Exploration Group

        304/308 Coble Hall

  5. Week of March 6, 2016

    1. Monday, March 7, 2016

      1. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Alexis Thompson


        Interviewing for Industry & Nonprofit Jobs

        210 Illini Union

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@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. Tuesday, March 8, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:30 amBuilding an Inclusive Classroom

        room 428, Armory Building

      2. 10:00 am - 11:00 am

        Rebecca Bryant, Scholarly Commons, rabryant@illinois.edu


        The ORCID Identifier: The Free iD Number that Ensures You Get Credit for ALL of 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. 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

        Sarah Christensen, Visual Resources Coordinator, schrstn@illinois.edu and Eric Kurt, Media Commons Coordinator, ekurt@illinois.edu


        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.

      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        Eleanor Dickson, dicksone@illinois.edu


        Performing Text Analysis Using the HathiTrust Research Center

        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. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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


        Immigration & Employment Options for Graduate Students & Postdoctoral Scholars

        1002 Lincoln Hall

    3. Wednesday, March 9, 2016

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@library.illinois.edu


        How to Become a Savvy Job Hunter: 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. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

        Joe Minarik (Office of Inclusion & Intercultural Relations) and Cheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)


        Jr. Faculty Spring 2016 Seminar Series: #5: Applying Principles of Universal Design (UD) to Bring Out the Best in Our Students

        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)

      3. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@library.illinois.edu


        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. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Laura Spradlin


        Talking About Your Research

        210 Illini Union

    4. Thursday, March 10, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 am

        Peg Burnette, Biomedical Sciences Librarian, phburn@illinois.edu


        Research for Biomedicine and Health - PubMed 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. 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@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.

      3. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@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. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

        Kazem Alidoost


        Office Hours: Letting the Secret Out

        Armory Building, room 428

      5. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Jenny Kim and Derek Attig


        Career Exploration Group

        304/308 Coble Hall

    5. Friday, March 11, 2016

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

        Victoria Henry, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu


        ABBYY FineReader

        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 - 3:30 pm

        Jim Wentworth & Jamie Nelson


        Teaching with Digital Tools: Google Apps

        Armory 428

  6. Week of March 13, 2016

    1. Monday, March 14, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@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. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

        Lucas Anderson


        Writing Intriguing Learning Objectives

        Armory building, room 428

    2. Tuesday, March 15, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Jenny Kim and Derek Attig


        Do I Really Have to Network?

        314A Illini Union

    3. Wednesday, March 16, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 am

        Emily Hardesty, sc@library.illinois.edu


        Understanding Impact: Impact Factor and 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 pm

        Shelly Schmidt (FSHN & Distinguished Teacher-Scholar) and Cheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)


        Jr. Faculty Spring 2016 Seminar Series: #6: Enhancing Teaching – Is that sufficient? The Critical Role of Students in Their Own Learning

        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)

      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Alexis Thompson


        Postdoctoral Scholar Orientation

        308 Coble Hall (campus map)
        801 South Wright Street

    4. Thursday, March 17, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Research and Information Services, reflib@library.illinois.edu


        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.

    5. Friday, March 18, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        Jamie Nelson, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL), jamien@illinois.edu


        The Power of Presentation: Using PowerPoint to its Potential

        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.

  7. Week of March 27, 2016

    1. Monday, March 28, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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


        Enhancing Text through 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.

    2. Tuesday, March 29, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Seth Robbins, srobbins@illinois.edu and Elizabeth Wickes, wickes1@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. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Derek Attig


        Using Blogs & Social Media for Professional Development

        1092 Lincoln Hall

    3. Thursday, March 31, 2016

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 am

        Merinda Hensley, mhensle1@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.

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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


        Applying Copyright to Visual Material

        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

        Alexis Thompson


        Creating a Postdoctoral Individual Development Plan

        308 Coble Hall (campus map)
        801 South Wright Street

      4. 7:30 pm

        Sidonie Smith


        Lecture by Sidonie Smith "Manifesto for the Humanities: A 21st Century Doctoral Education"

        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)


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