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Events for October 2013

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  1. Week of September 29, 2013

    1. Tuesday, October 1, 2013

      1. All DayThe Job Search: Kick-off Week
      2. 11:00 am - 11:50 amSarah 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. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmKatherine Eriksen
        Resumes and Cover Letters for Graduate Students and Postdocs
        405 Illini Union
      4. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pmReference, Research, and Scholarly 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. Wednesday, October 2, 2013

      1. All DayThe Job Search: Kick-off Week
      2. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmKathleen Kern, Reference Librarian, katkern@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.

      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmKatherine Eriksen and Alexis Thompson
        Professional Presentation for the Job Search
        405 Illini Union
    3. Thursday, October 3, 2013

      1. All DayThe Job Search: Kick-off Week
      2. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmCareer Services Drop-in Hours
        204 Coble Hall
      3. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmErik Radio, RRSS, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Deep Searching the Web

        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, October 4, 2013

      1. All DayThe Job Search: Kick-off Week
      2. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmSarah 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. Week of October 6, 2013

    1. Monday, October 7, 2013

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmXimin Mi, 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. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmErik Radio, Reference, Research, and Scholarly Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        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. Tuesday, October 8, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amLaura Atkins, ATLAS
        ICPSR: Health, Economic, Social & Political Data for Secondary 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.

      2. 11:00 am - 11:50 amReference, Research, and Scholarly Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Drowning in Citations? RefWorks Can Help!
        314 library
      3. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmXimin Mi, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Improve your research strategies - In Mandarin

        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 - 5:00 pmKathryn Trenshaw
        Using Informal Early Feedback
        2405 Siebel Center.
    3. Wednesday, October 9, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 9:50 amXimin Mi, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Improve your research strategies - In Mandarin

        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 - 11:30 amKirk Hess, Digital Humanities Specialist, kirkhess@illinois.edu and Seth Robbins, srobbins@illinois.edu
        An 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.

      3. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmAmy Woods, 2013-2014 Distinguished Teacher-Scholar & Cheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)
        Defining an Inquiry Hypothesis: ''What Question Do You Want to Explore?'' (2013-2014 Distinguished Teacher-Scholar Project )
        Room 428 Armory Buildling
      4. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmErik Radio, Reference, Research, and Scholarly Services, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        Personal Information Management
        314 library
    4. Thursday, October 10, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amMark Wardecker, Reference Librarian, wardeckm@illinois.edu
        Visualizing Your 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. 12:00 pm - 1:30 pmJamie Nelson, CITES
        Effective i>clicker Questions to Promote Discussion
        428 Armory
      3. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmCareer Services Drop-in Hours
        204 Coble Hall
    5. Friday, October 11, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 12:20 pmJenny Emanuel, Digital Resources and Reference Librarian, emanuelj@illinois.edu and Emilia Marcyk
        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.

  3. Week of October 13, 2013

    1. Monday, October 14, 2013

      1. All DayCareers in E-Learning and Instructional Design - VersatilePhD Forum Discussion
        Online
      2. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmLucas Anderson & Cheelan Bo-Linn
        Multimedia Teaching for Multifaceted Learning
        Room 428, Armory Building
      3. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmSarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu; Karen Hogenboom, Numeric and Spatial Data Librarian, hogenboo@illinois.edu
        Using ICPSR to Meet Data Management Plan Requirements for Social Science 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. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pmLorenzo Baber (Education), James Brooks (Counseling Psychology), Genevieve Hendricks (Psychology), Michael Robson (Computer Science)
        Ethical Issues that Teachers Face in the Classroom
        Illini Union Room 403
    2. Tuesday, October 15, 2013

      1. All DayCareers in E-Learning and Instructional Design - VersatilePhD Forum Discussion
        Online
      2. 11:00 am - 11:50 amPeg Burnette, Biomedical Sciences Librarian, phburn@illinois.edu
        Survey of Resources for Biomedical Sciences

        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. 1:30 pm - 2:30 pmLee C. Bollinger, president of Columbia University
        The Meaning and Importance of Diversity in Higher Education: Reflections after Fisher v. Texas
        Illini Union, Illini Room B
      4. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pmHarriett 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. Wednesday, October 16, 2013

      1. All DayCareers in E-Learning and Instructional Design - VersatilePhD Forum Discussion
        Online
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:15 pmDr. Paul F. Diehl and Dr. Matthew Price
        Designing Undergrad Research in Humanities and Fine Arts
        428 Armory Building
      3. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmErik Radio, Reference, Research, and Scholarly 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. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmDerek Attig
        Improving Student Writing (When You Don't Teach Writing)
        428 Armory
    4. Thursday, October 17, 2013

      1. All DayCareers in E-Learning and Instructional Design - VersatilePhD Forum Discussion
        Online
      2. 10:00 am - 10:50 amErik Radio, Reference, Research, and Scholarly 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.

      3. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmCareer Services Drop-in Hours
        204 Coble Hall
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmSandy Finley
        Making Sense of it All: Using Concept Maps for Teaching and Learning
        428 Armory Building
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmCharles McClintock
        Lessons Learned (to date!) About Online Learning
        Levis Faculty Center, Music Room (2nd Floor)
    5. Friday, October 18, 2013

      1. All DayCareers in E-Learning and Instructional Design - VersatilePhD Forum Discussion
        Online
      2. 11:00 am - 11:50 amKathleen Kern, Reference Librarian, katkern@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. Week of October 20, 2013

    1. Monday, October 21, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amSarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu and Kathleen Kern, Reference Librarian, katkern@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. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmSarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu
        Your Research Rights: Ownership Awareness to Maximize the Impact

        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 - 4:00 pmKatherine Eriksen and Alexis Thompson
        CareerSTART: Creating Your Plan
        404 Illini Union
      4. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmThomas Padilla, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu
        Introduction to Viewshare: Turning Data into Maps, Timelines, 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. Tuesday, October 22, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmSarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu
        The Changing Publishing Environment

        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 pmDiana Steele
        Effective Grading: Designing a Useful Rubric
        428 Armory Bldg
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmKatherine Eriksen
        Graduate Student Panel: What I wish I had known
        405 Illini Union
      4. 5:30 pm - 6:20 pmAngie Stangl, Reference, Research, and Scholarly 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. Wednesday, October 23, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amBetsy Kruger, betsyk@illinois.edu and Angela Waarala, waarala2@illinois.edu, Digital Content Creation
        Digital Historian Series: Using Digital Tools for Archival 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.

      2. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmAmy Woods, 2013-2014 Distinguished Teacher-Scholar & Cheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)
        Developing an Investigative Plan: ''What Are the Steps in Your Study?''* (2013-2014 Distinguished Teacher-Scholar Project )
        Room 428 Armory Buildling
      3. 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmGreg Lambeth
        Time Management
        210 Illini Union
      4. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmKathleen Kern, Reference Librarian, katkern@illinois.edu
        Getting the Most out of Google

        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, October 24, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amJamie 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. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmCheelan Bo-Linn (CITL) & Laurie Kramer (Assoc. Dean/College of ACES)
        Creating a Teaching Philosophy Statement that Reflects Your Teaching (Faculty)
        PLEASE NOTE: ACES Library/Heritage Room
      3. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pmUSFSCO Student Money Management Center, studentmoney@uillinois.edu
        Identity Theft Protection – What you need to know to avoid becoming a victim

        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 pmCareer Services Drop-in Hours
        204 Coble Hall
      5. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmUSFSCO Student Money Management Center, studentmoney@uillinois.edu
        Identity Theft Protection – What you need to know to avoid becoming a victim

        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. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmSarah Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu
        Your Research Rights: Ownership Awareness to Maximize the Impact

        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, October 25, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 11:50 amKaren 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.

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmSandy Finley
        Teaching Philosophy Basics for Graduate Students
        428 Armory
  5. Week of October 27, 2013

    1. Monday, October 28, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 11:30 amDr. Rita Stephan, U.S. Department of State
        What Can You Do with a PhD? Careers in Public Service.
        3057 Lincoln Hall
      2. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmMerinda Hensley, Instructional Services Librarian, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        How to Build a Great Poster

        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, October 29, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amXiaolu Zhou, ATLAS, atlas@illinois.edu
        Using Census Data in Geographic Information Systems (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.

    3. Wednesday, October 30, 2013

      1. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmLisa Pierce
        Internationalizing Your Syllabus
        428 Armory
      2. 2:00 pm - 2:50 pmMary Mallory, Government Information Services Coordinator, mmallory@illinois.edu
        Government Information and Statistics

        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, October 31, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 10:50 amMerinda Hensley, Instructional Services Librarian, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        How to Build a Great Poster

        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 - 4:00 pmCareer Services Drop-in Hours
        204 Coble Hall