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September 2014

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This three-part, hands-on series dives into the knowledge and skills that faculty need to begin constructing their own short films and documentaries. Technologies and techniques involved at every stage, from planning to post-production will…

HTML & CSS 3: Page Layout

Monday 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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In this session, we’ll explore various techniques used to lay out a page. We’ll start with a single-column layout and then use CSS to create distinct sections and columns.
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This workshop is delivered in partnership with Lower Division Studies, in the English Department. This mentoring session will explore pedagogical approaches for teaching email and electronic communication in composition and other undergraduate writing courses. Specifically, the session will focus on…

This workshop is delivered in partnership with Lower Division Studies, in the English Department. This session will present a number of lower-stakes assignments that incorporate YouTube, as well as a major assignment that uses the Fine Brothers’ popular “Reacts” series…

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We at the CII encourage instructors to employ a variety of assessment types and to match assessments with pedagogical aims. Sometimes, a multiple-choice assessment is exactly the tool for the job. This seminar outlines…

Qualtrics

Monday 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Event Description:
Qualtrics is a web-based tool for creating and administering surveys.
Qualtrics streamlines the creation of surveys and makes it easy to
distribute your survey to your class or research participants. This
workshop…

Access 1: Tables and Forms

Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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Access is Microsoft’s powerful relational database tool. This workshop introduces participants to core database concepts and explores best practices in database construction. The basics of form creation are also introduced.

D2L: Assessing Student Progress

Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 am

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Instructors exploring online course management solutions can choose from a variety of student assessment tools. This workshop explores ways to streamline the grading process and provide students useful and prompt feedback.
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D2L:Assessing Student Progress

Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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Instructors exploring online course management solutions can choose from a variety of student assessment tools. This workshop explores ways to streamline the grading process and provide students useful and prompt…

Rethinking PowerPoint

Tuesday 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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PowerPoint can be a lot more than (too much) text on a slide. In this
workshop, we’ll explore ways to integrate a variety of media into your
PowerPoint presentations. We’ll…

Illustrator 2: Creating Logos

Tuesday 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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A great logo can set your organization or business apart, creating a
distinct and recognizable brand. In this workshop, we’ll work through
the basics of logo design and construction in…

PowerPoint: Creating Research Posters

Tuesday 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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This workshop was developed to help you shine at your next poster presentation. In this workshop, we’ll cover the poster creation process from initial design to printing. This class uses…

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Attend the first weekly meeting of the Georgia State Startup Semester program to learn how to get started with your entrepreneurial idea.
This 10 week program is an invaluable resource to startups as it…

NVivo 2: Exploring Your Data

Wednesday 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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This workshop picks up where NVivo 1 leaves off and continues to explore ways to organize, analyze, and present your qualitative research data. The workshop also covers how to build…

This workshop is delivered in partnership with Lower Division Studies, in the English Department. The session will include the following: an introduction to Canvas, a walk through the major components (syllabus, calendar, discussion), an examination of the Wiki an instructor…

How to Give a Great Lecture

Wednesday 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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We’ve all been inspired by great lectures and lecturers, but putting a finger on what makes a lecture or lecturer great is sometimes difficult. This seminar will discuss the art and the science of…

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Event Description:
We’ll start each session with a very brief introduction to the topic and
then open up the session to exploration. Exchange instructional
designers will be on hand to troubleshoot or learn with…

Excel 1: Getting Started

Thursday 9:00 am - 10:30 am

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This workshop introduces participants to the basics of Microsoft’s powerful spreadsheet software. This class uses the Windows version of Excel but there is significant overlap for Mac users.
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Navigating Excel

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Adobe Presenter lets you start with your existing PowerPoints and end up with interactive, scenario-based eLearning content. This workshop will walk through the steps involved in importing slides, adding interactivity, and exporting.
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iMovie

Thursday 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Part of Apple’s iLife suite for the Mac, iMovie offers a quick and easy way to create high quality videos. If you’re interested in doing anything from creating YouTube videos…

Panopto

Thursday 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Panopto offers a very simple, user-friendly way to capture a PowerPoint lecture and post it online. This workshop walks through the steps involved in creating digital representations of online lectures.
Prerequisites: None

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SketchUp is a 3D modeling software that is free and easy to use.
Architects and other designers use SketchUp to plan and model their 3D
visions for the physical world.…

Audition

Thursday 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Audition
Part of the Adobe Create Suite, Audition is a professional cross-platform audio editing application. In this workshop, you will experience an integrated audio-for-video workflow using Audition to enhance the audio for…

Beyond the Lecture

Thursday 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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Even if you consistently deliver great lectures, lectures are not always the best way to promote deep student engagement with course content or collaboration among peers. This series of seminars offers a forum to…

Beyond the Lecture Series #1

Thursday 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Beyond the Lecture
Even if you consistently deliver great lectures, lectures are not always the best way to promote deep student engagement with course content or collaboration among peers. This series of seminars offers a forum to entertain new ways…

Designing Presentation Lab

Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Designing Presentations Lab
Faculty, bring your existing PowerPoints, Keynotes, and other presentations to this open lab session. Instructional designers from the CII will be on hand to help you rethink and redesign your presentations…

GarageBand

Friday 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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GarageBand is a simple, fun, and powerful tool for creating music. You can record your own instruments and vocals or use the thousands of copyright free sound files that Apple provides. This workshop shows…

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Tableau helps students, faculty and staff understand very complex data through advanced visualizations that are easy to build. Connect to almost any database, drag and drop to create visualizations for reporting dashboards or research…

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Tableau helps students, faculty and staff understand very complex data through advanced visualizations that are easy to build. Connect to almost any database, drag and drop to create visualizations for reporting dashboards or research…

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This three-part, hands-on series dives into the knowledge and skills that faculty need to begin constructing their own short films and documentaries. Technologies and techniques involved at every stage, from planning to post-production will…

 
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