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  1. Week of August 28, 2015

    1. Friday, August 28, 2015

      1.  Financial Fridays – Planning for the Future, What Steps Have You Taken?
  2. Week of August 30, 2015

    1. Monday, August 31, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

        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.

  3. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 1, 2015

      1. 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.

      2. 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.

    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. 1:00 pm

        Don Smith, Payroll & Benefits


        UIUC: Taxability of Tuition Waivers

        Illini Union, Room 407

      2. 3:00 pm

        Don Smith, Payroll & Benefits


        UIUC: Taxability of Tuition Waivers

        Illini Union, Room 407

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Derek Attig


        Writing Resumes that Work

        314A Illini Union

      4. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pm

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


        Digital Humanities Workshop: Omeka in a Nutshell

        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 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Alexis Thompson


        The Faculty Job Search Process

        407 Illini Union

      2. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

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


        Introduction to ARTstor

        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. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Jenny Kim


        Writing Convincing Cover Letters

        210 Illini Union

    4. Friday, September 11, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        MJ Han, Metadata Services Librarian, mhan3@illinois.edu


        Introducing Metadata: How to organize your Research Data and Resources

        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. 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. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

        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. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Derek Attig


        Writing Effective CVs

        210 Illini Union

    2. Tuesday, September 15, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Jamie Nelson, 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. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Alexis Thompson


        Interviewing: Basics for Industry & Nonprofits

        210 Illini Union

    3. Wednesday, September 16, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

        Jody Ford, 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.

    4. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 am

        Kimberly Foster, Research and Information Services, learnlib@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.

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Jenny Kim


        The Non-Academic Job Search Process

        Online Webinar

    5. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

        Sarah Williams, Life Sciences Data Services Librarian, scwillms@illinois.edu


        Database Design for the Non-Technical Researcher

        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 pm

        Alexis Thompson and Derek Attig


        GradMAP

        304/308 Coble Hall

  6. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Monday, September 21, 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. Tuesday, September 22, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 am

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


        Biomedical Sciences Literature Review

        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 - 6:00 pmAppreciation Reception for Postdoctoral Scholars

        104 Illini Union

    3. Wednesday, September 23, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

        Clara Volker, 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.

    4. Thursday, September 24, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 am

        Aaron McCollough, Scholarly Commons, amccollo@illinois.edu 


        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.

      2. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmResearch Statements for Faculty Jobs

        210 Illini Union

    5. Friday, September 25, 2015

      1. 10:55 am - 11:50 am

        James Whitacre, GIS Specialist, jvwhit@illinois.edu 


        Geographic Information Systems 101: Understanding GIS

        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 September 27, 2015

    1. Monday, September 28, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

        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. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Derek Attig


        Translating Your Skills

        210 Illini Union

    2. Tuesday, September 29, 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. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

         Illinois alumna Rebecca Bilbro


        The Presidential Management Fellows Program

        Online Webinar

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Zeynep Madak-Erdogan, Assistant Professor of Food Science & Human Nutrition and Virginia Lorenz, Assistant Professor of Physics.


        Negotiating a Startup Package Panel Discussion

        407 Illini Union

      4. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

        James Whitacre, GIS Specialist, jvwhit@illinois.edu 


        GIS for Research I: Tools, Concepts, and Geodata 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. Wednesday, September 30, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm

        Alan Bilansky, Technology Services, alanb@illinois.edu


        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.

  8. Week of October 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 1, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 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.

  9. 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. Thursday, October 8, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 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.

  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

    4. Thursday, November 5, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 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.

  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


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