Previous Events

Nov 13

Refresher Course: "What's a P-value Again?"

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Computer Lab 026, Belk Library & Information Commons

This workshop will provide a conceptual review of null hypothesis statistical testing (NHST). We will cover p-values, power, confidence intervals, and Type I and Type II error. We will review the strengths and weaknesses of the NHST, with a look forward to modern alternatives. Register and learn more!
Research & Scholarship, Workshops
Nov 9

Winterize Your Course with AsULearn-Webinar

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Online in Zoom

Participants will learn about the tools available in AsULearn to carry forward with instruction when the physical class meeting is canceled or not possible. The bulk of this workshop will focus on hosting (and recording) "virtual" class meetings, and pre-recording lecture presentaitons with Zoom or Screencast-O-Matic.  Register and learn more!
Learning Technologies, Learning Technologies: AsULearn Tools, Workshops
Nov 8

Part II: Creating Solutions that Last: Bringing Curiosity & Creativity to Conflict (Two-Part Series)

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
122 Roan Mountain, PSU

In the second workshop, we will build on the first by working with participants’ real-world situations. Doing so will help us re-visit the model while also deepening our understanding and applying details to participants’ real situations.  Register and learn more! 
Leadership Development, Workshops
Nov 8

NodeXL Pro for Social Media Lunch & Learn

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

NodeXL Pro is a diagnostic tool for Microsoft® Excel® that allows researchers and practitioners to visualize and quantify social media communities. With NodeXL, you can enter a social media search term for Twitter or Facebook, click a button and access social media network data streams; advanced network metrics; and text and sentiment analysis. Register and learn more!
Learning Technologies, Learning Technologies: Technology Enhanced Learning, Workshops
Nov 8

Preparing Images with Photoshop Creative Cloud

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
327 Belk Library and Information Commons

This workshop will cover the basics of formatting an image with Adobe Photoshop CS6 for use on web pages, in PowerPoint presentations, and in email messages. Image resolution, dimensions, file types, and color settings will be explained. Some image manipulation tricks will be explored. Register and learn more!
Learning Technologies: Google, Adobe, & Microsoft Tools
Nov 7

Zoom into Winter

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Online in Zoom

This introductory session will provide information on how you can utilize Zoom to schedule class and non-class meetings; share your desktop/whiteboard, files, websites, and even videos during meetings; create breakout rooms; and record/share sessions with those who cannot attend meetings. Register and learn more!
Learning Technologies, Learning Technologies: Technology Enhanced Learning, Workshops
Nov 7

Creating an Infographic Syllabus

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

Are you looking for a way to translate your long syllabus from pages and pages of information to an easy to read, visually coherent and understandable syllabus for your students? Spend an hour looking at piktochart as a way to create a visually stimulating syllabus that will pay huge dividends with your students! Register and learn more!
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops
Nov 7

Presence and Community in Online Courses

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:15pm
102 Watauga River Room, PSU

Participants in the session will explore strategies, methods and tools for designing engaging online courses that also assist in the development of sense of presence. Discussions and activities will focus on strategies for facilitating engagement, presence, community, and authentic assessment strategies. Register and learn more!
Learning Technologies, Learning Technologies: Technology Enhanced Learning, Workshops
Nov 7

Presence and Community in Online Courses

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:15pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, Classroom 222

This workshop  will explore the process, pedagogy, and practices of teaching online. Participants in the session will discover new strategies, methods and tools for designing engaging online courses that also assist in the development of sense of presence. Learn more here.
Learning Technologies: Technology Enhanced Learning
Nov 6

Introduction to Excel and Sheets

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
327 Belk Library and Information Commons

An introduction to understanding Microsoft Excel and its basic features with comparison to Google Sheets. Learn your way around the interface and how it works. Create formulas and learn some of the standard Excel functions. Register and learn more!
Learning Technologies, Workshops