Calendar of Events

September 2012

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August 30
Long-term Career Planning for New Faculty
Lizanne DeStefano, Director, Illinois Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Initiative (I-STEM), Fox Family Professor of Education, Professor of Educational Psychology
ISTEM seminar room, 704 South Sixth St.
12:00 – 1:30 pm

September 4
Technology Can Help you Teach Large Classes
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Illinois Compass 2g: Question Sets Migration Walk-in Clinic
23 Illini Hall
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Illinois Compass 2g: Assessing Student Performance with Tests and Surveys
23 Illini Hall
2:00 – 4:00 pm

September 5
Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Illinois Compass 2g: Question Sets Migration Walk-in Clinic
23 Illini Hall
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Using Clicker Technology to Enhance Student Learning
23 Illini Hall
2:00 – 3:30 pm

September 6
Campus Research Board Funding and Other Campus Resources
Nancy Abelmann, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research -- Humanities, Arts, and Related Fields; Harry E. Preble Professor of Anthropology, Asian American Studies, East Asian  Languages and Cultures
IUB room 514, 807 S. Wright St., 5th floor
12:00 – 1:30 pm

Illinois Compass 2g: Curbing Plagiarism with SafeAssign
23 Illini Hall
10:00  - 12:00 pm

Illinois Compass 2g: Improving Student Performance with the Early Warning System
23 Illini Hall
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

September 7
Illinois Compass 2g: Building Online Group Activities
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Illinois Compass 2g: Key Features for Teaching Assistants, Graders, and Staff
23 Illini Hall
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

September 10
Test Construction: Got Questions? for Science, Math and Engineering
428 Armory
3:00 – 4:30 pm
Registration required

September 11
Illinois Compass 2g: Grade Center
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

September 12
Library Services to Support Your Teaching and Research
Sue Searing, Interim Associate University Librarian for User Services, and specialist  librarian
Undergraduate Library room 291
12:00 – 1:30 pm

Illinois Compass 2g Transitions: Managing Your Content Copied from Illinois Compass to Compass 2g
23 Illini Hall
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

September 13
Informal Group on Learning Spaces
23 Illini Hall
9:00 am – 10:00 am

Test Construction: Got Questions? for Social Sciences and the Humanities
428 Armory
2:00 – 3:30 pm
Registration required

Creating Interactive Books for the iPad with iBooks Author
23 Illini Hall
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

September 14
Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Illinois Compass 2g: Using Respondus to Create, Move, and Manage Online Tests
23 Illini Hall
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

September 17
Blended Learning: Facilitating Online Discussions
23 Illini Hall
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

September 18
Learn about Wikis for Teaching, Research and Service--Quickly!
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Illinois Compass 2g: Key Features for Teaching Assistants, Graders, and Staff
23 Illini Hall
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

September 19
Online and Real-time: Using Elluminate Software to Support Teaching & Learning
428 Armory
10:00 – 11:30 am

Responding to Students’ Written Work
Libbie Morley, Director, Writers Workshop
IUB room 514, 807 S. Wright St., 5th floor
12:00 – 1:30 pm

Health Science Research Funding: Overview of Private and Governmental Funders
1000 Micro and Nanotechnology Lab, 208 North Wright Street Urbana
12:00 – 1:00 pm

CITES ATS: Teaching with Technology Brown Bag
23 Illini Hall
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

September 20
Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

September 24
Technology Can Help you Teach Large Classes
23 Illini Hall
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

September 25
Sponsored Programs and Research: Proposal Submission and Awards Process
Linda Learned and Penny Weaver, Co-directors, Office of Sponsored Programs and
IUB room 514, 807 S. Wright St., 5th floor
12:00 - 1:30 pm

Illinois Compass 2g Transitions: Managing Your Content Copied from Illinois Compass to Compass 2g
23 Illini Hall
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

September 26
Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

September 27
Informal Group on Learning Spaces — Fall 2012 Series
23 Illini Hall
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Illinois Compass 2g: Assessing Student Performance with Tests and Surveys
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Creating a Teaching Philosophy Statement that Reflects Your Teaching (Faculty)
428 Armory
12:00 – 1:30 pm
Registration required

September 28
Blended Learning: Meeting the Challenge of Blended Learning
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

October 4
Evaluating and Improving Your Teaching (mid-course feedback and ICES evaluations)
Chris Migotsky, Center for Teaching Excellence
IUB room 514, 807 S. Wright St., 5th floor
12:00 – 1:30pm