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Calendar of Upcoming Events

Monday, September 16, 2013 Through Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Apr 23 2014

FTLC Tech Tools Lunch and Learn: Streaming Film Resources from the Library

When: 9/17/2013 12:30:00 PM until 9/17/2013 1:30:00 PM
Where: Lib 216, Second Floor, Jackson Library Find Lib 216, Second Floor, Jackson Library with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

This session will cover the basics on copyright in relation to streaming films, an overview of creative commons licensed materials, show the available streaming resources, how to use them, and how to embed them in your courses in Blackboard. Presented by Beth Filar Williams and David Gwynn. Focus is for teaching faculty but anyone is welcome to attend. Register to attend at https://sites.google.com/a/uncg.edu/ftlc-workshops-events/. Learn more about the Libraries' workshops at http://uncg.libguides.com/workshops.

Apr 23 2014

FTLC Tech Tools Lunch and Learn: Streaming Film Resources from the Library

When: 9/18/2013 1:00:00 PM until 9/18/2013 2:00:00 PM
Where: ONLINE-Blackboard Collaborate Find ONLINE-Blackboard Collaborate with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

This session will cover the basics on copyright in relation to streaming films, an overview of creative commons licensed materials, show the available streaming resources, how to use them, and how to embed them in your courses in Blackboard. Presented by Beth Filar Williams and David Gwynn. Focus is for teaching faculty but anyone is welcome to attend. Register to attend at https://sites.google.com/a/uncg.edu/ftlc-workshops-events/. This is an online workshop. Learn more about the Libraries' workshops at http://uncg.libguides.com/workshops.

Apr 23 2014

Tech Tool Thursday: Quick and Easy Free Visual Tools

When: 9/19/2013 4:00:00 PM until 9/19/2013 5:00:00 PM
Where: ONLINE-Blackboard Collaborate Find ONLINE-Blackboard Collaborate with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

Discover a few quick and easy to use visual tools such as pixlr for quick online image creation and editing. These tools can also help you develop a more universal design for learning in your classes. Presented by Amy Harris Houk and Beth Filar Williams. Focus is for teaching faculty but anyone is welcome to attend. Register to attend at https://sites.google.com/a/uncg.edu/ftlc-workshops-events/. This is an online workshop. Learn more about the Libraries' workshops at http://uncg.libguides.com/workshops.

Apr 23 2014

HSML Night Performance

When: 9/20/2013 6:00:00 PM until 9/20/2013 7:00:00 PM
Where: Find  with Google Maps
Contact: Sarah Dorsey

Apr 23 2014

Webinar: The New Scholarly Communications Site

When: 9/24/2013 12:00:00 PM until 9/24/2013 1:00:00 PM
Where: ONLINE-Blackboard Collaborate Find ONLINE-Blackboard Collaborate with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

Presented by Beth Bernhardt, Assistant Dean for Collection Management and Scholarly Communications. This webinar will showcase the new guide for Scholarly Communication, your one-stop-shop for your questions about Open Access, Author Rights, and more! Register to attend at https://sites.google.com/a/uncg.edu/ftlc-workshops-events/. This is an online workshop. Learn more about the Libraries' workshops at http://uncg.libguides.com/workshops.

Apr 23 2014

Tech Tool Thursday: Discover Google Sites

When: 9/26/2013 2:00:00 PM until 9/26/2013 3:00:00 PM
Where: Digital Media Commons, Lower Level of Jackson Library Find Digital Media Commons, Lower Level of Jackson Library with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

Learn the basics of using Google sites and bring your laptop (or use one of ours) for some hands-on time! Presented by Armondo Collins & DMC staff. Anyone is welcome to attend. Register to attend at https://sites.google.com/a/uncg.edu/ftlc-workshops-events/. Learn more about the Libraries' workshops at http://uncg.libguides.com/workshops.

Apr 23 2014

University Libraries Orientation for New Faculty: Open Access and Publishing Options

When: 10/1/2013 3:30:00 PM until 10/1/2013 5:00:00 PM
Where: McIver 140 Find McIver 140 with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

Orientation for new faculty does not end with the August sessions. Orientation will continue with a series of sessions scattered throughout the semester. The University Libraries are happy to present to new faculty on Open Access and Publishing Options. For more information see http://ure.uncg.edu/prod/cweekly/2013/08/06/2013newfac/#sthash.ElPWmiSC.dpuf. This session is intended for new faculty.

Apr 23 2014

New Faculty Orientation from the University Libraries: Open Access and Publishing Options

When: 10/2/2013 8:00:00 AM until 10/2/2013 9:30:00 AM
Where: McIver 140 Find McIver 140 with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

Orientation for new faculty does not end with the August sessions. Orientation will continue with a series of sessions scattered throughout the semester. The University Libraries are happy to present to new faculty on Open Access and Publishing Options. For more information see http://ure.uncg.edu/prod/cweekly/2013/08/06/2013newfac/#sthash.ElPWmiSC.dpuf. This session is intended for new faculty.

Apr 23 2014

Tech Tool Thursday: Best Practices for Using PowerPoint

When: 10/3/2013 4:00:00 PM until 10/3/2013 5:00:00 PM
Where: CITI Lab, First Floor of Jackson Library Find CITI Lab, First Floor of Jackson Library with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

This workshop will introduce patrons to "best practices" for PowerPoint slide designers. This session will show patrons how to choose the right fonts, colors, graphics, and text for their projects. Facilitated by Digital Media Commons and Digital ACT Studio staff. Anyone is welcome to attend. Register to attend at https://sites.google.com/a/uncg.edu/ftlc-workshops-events/. Learn more about the Libraries' workshops at http://uncg.libguides.com/workshops.

Apr 23 2014

FOL Book Discussion--The Swerve

When: 10/7/2013 7:00:00 PM until 10/7/2013 8:30:00 PM
Where: Hodges Reading Room, 2nd Floor, Jackson Library Find Hodges Reading Room, 2nd Floor, Jackson Library with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

Join the Friends of the UNCG Libraries as we discuss Stephen Greenblatt's "The Swerve: How the World Became Modern." Dr. David Wharton, Classical Studies, will lead the discussion. To attend, please register at http://library.uncg.edu/fol/register or email Kimberly Lutz (kdlutz2@uncg.edu).

Apr 23 2014

FTLC Tech Tools Lunch and Learn: Creating and Assessing Multimedia Assignments

When: 10/8/2013 12:30:00 PM until 10/8/2013 1:30:00 PM
Where: Faculty Center Find Faculty Center with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

Thinking about requiring a multimedia assignment in your class--audio, visual or video? Or perhaps you already do! This session will allow you to share your thoughts on actual assignments and get feedback and ideas to create more effective, pedagogically sound assignments . . . and how to assess them! Presented by Jane Harris and Digital Media Commons/Digital ACT Studio staff. Audience target is anyone who teaches. Register to attend at https://sites.google.com/a/uncg.edu/ftlc-workshops-events/. Learn more about the Libraries' workshops at http://uncg.libguides.com/workshops.

Apr 23 2014

FTLC Tech Tools Lunch and Learn: Creating and Assessing Multimedia Assignments

When: 10/9/2013 1:00:00 PM until 10/9/2013 2:00:00 PM
Where: Google Hangout--Online Workshop Find Google Hangout--Online Workshop with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

Thinking about requiring a multimedia assignment in your class--audio, visual or video? Or perhaps you already do! This session will allow you to share your thoughts on actual assignments and get feedback and ideas to create more effective, pedagogically sound assignments . . . and how to assess them! Presented by Jane Harris and Digital Media Commons/Digital ACT Studio staff. Audience target is anyone who teaches. Register to attend at https://sites.google.com/a/uncg.edu/ftlc-workshops-events/. This is an online workshop. Learn more about the Libraries' workshops at http://uncg.libguides.com/workshops.

Apr 23 2014

Tech Tool Thursday: Using Alternative Presentation Tools

When: 10/10/2013 12:30:00 PM until 10/10/2013 1:30:00 PM
Where: ONLINE-Blackboard Collaborate Find ONLINE-Blackboard Collaborate with Google Maps
Contact: Kimberly Lutz

Discover tools other than PowerPoint--such as sliderocker or prezi--to use for presenting information and research. Many tools also help create a more universal design for learning in the classroom. Presented by Amy Harris Houk and Jenny Dale. Register to attend at https://sites.google.com/a/uncg.edu/ftlc-workshops-events/. This is an online workshop. Learn more about the Libraries' workshops at http://uncg.libguides.com/workshops.