The sessions listed below occur on
Thursday, August 20, 2015

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Time
Room
Facilitator
Session Description
Materials
Thursday August 20
9:00-
10:00
RCF340
Melodie Gale
RSVP (x4687)
HCC Early Alert WorkshopIndex #1732

Thursday
August 20
9:00-11:00
CL237
Alesia McManus RSVP (x4634)
Connecting Your Classroom to the World with NY Times Digital EditionIndex #1426Participate in an in-depth tour of the NY Times digital edition with Christine Patterson, Education Manager at the New York Times. Learn about new tools, features and apps that will support your courses and learn how others have incorporated the NY Times into their curriculum. Feel free to bring your own device to try out mobile features.

Thursday
August 20
10:00-
11:00
Cl123
Anna Hamilton
(x4422)
Mary Livingston
(x4648)
Hello HCC: Meet Google AppsIndex #1402In this introductory training, you will learn the benefits of using Google's Cloud and the basics of using the Google Apps suite, including Google Drive and Google Docs.

Thursday August 20
10:00-
11:00
HSB250
Jessica Klug
RSVP (x4448)
Purchasing TrainingIndex #1571Purchasing Training 101 - Think about a College purchase as you would any purchase in your personal life. What are you buying? How much will it cost? How are you going to buy it and where? Who needs to know? Attend this training session to learn HCC purchasing fundamentals, policies and procedures, and more! This is a wonderful training session for not only new employees, but also for current employees seeking a purchasing refresher course.

Thursday
August 20
10:00-
12:00
DH118
Danielle Brown
RSVP (x4899)
Plan, Assess, Complete FY16 Program Reviews!Index #1581Are you responsible for completing a program review in FY16 (or ever)? Please join LOA for this hands on workshop. Participants will practice efficiently completing documentation that results in high quality program reviews. Participants will work with the new portal system and on completing key components of the program review template.​

Thursday
August 20
10:00-
12:00
See description
Sharon Lyon
RSVP
Sustainability at Lake ElkhornIndex #1774Join sustainability author Ned Tillman on a guided walk around Lake Elkhorn. Learn about managing nature, storm water, and our growing population. Gather at the docks located across Cradlerock way from McDonald's at 10:00 a.m. Dress for the weather. This walk is open to the public.

Thursday
August 20
11:00-
12:00
HS163
Nancy Hutchison (x4097)
Tamara Jones
(x4136)
Strategies for Success: How to Help ESL Students in Your ClassroomIndex #1759
DIVERSITY ONLY - This session is open to all divisions Students whose first language is not English face unique challenges in our college classrooms. In this session, the speakers describe several common scenarios, facilitate participant reflection and discussion of best practices to ensure student success, and propose some practical strategies for instructors in all disciplines. All are welcome regardless of amount of experience with non-native speakers.


Thursday
August 20
11:00-
12:30
DH123
Cliff Galloway
(x4080
Narrate Your PowerPoints to Flip Your LectureIndex #1726Recording your lectures or student presentations has never been easier. With a computer and a webcam, you will be able to quickly capture your work (even from home) and have it hosted online using HCC’s media server. Media Site Desktop Recorder is free for HCC students, staff and faculty.

Thursday
August 20
12:00-
2:00
DH121
Karen Evans
(x4836)
Canvas Grade BookIndex #1423
The Canvas grade book is more than just columns and rows added to a table in the grade tool! Attend this workshop to learn how the grades tool relies on various other content creation (assignment, quizzes, and discussions) to create the gradebook for your course. This workshop will also focus on creating weighted grade distributions, manual grade entry, speed grader and exporting your gradebook.
(Pre-requisites: Canvas Basics I & II)

Thursday
August 20
1:00-
2:00
CL123
Anna Hamilton
(x4422)
Mary Livingston
(x4648)
Hello HCC: Meet Google AppsIndex #1403In this introductory training, you will learn the benefits of using Google's Cloud and the basics of using the Google Apps suite, including Google Drive and Google Docs.

Thursday
August 20
1:00-
2:00
DH210
Zachary Pajak
RSVP (x7874)
Composition & Literature Center Tutor TrainingIndex #1576Composition & Literature Center tutors are required to attend this training. Information on the CLC's new required framework for tutoring sessions, current writing center pedagogy and best practices, writing-to-learn strategies, building rapport with students, making use of the CLC's space, and more will be covered.

Thursday
August 20
1:00-
2:00
HSB263
Leigh Giles-Brown RSVP (x3424)
Significant Learning in Professional/Technical ProgramsIndex #1743This workshop was inspired by my experience during last years' Think, Act, and Reflect FPLC. It will explore the value of incorporating significant learning experiences for students in professional/technical programs. Strategies will be discussed and idea sharing will be facilitated so participants can learn from each others' best practices.

Thursday
August 20
2:00-
3:15
Monteabaro Hall
Tara Hart
(x4566)
Giving Voice: Women Writers Celebrate Women in the ArtsIndex #1821This session is offered for DIVERSITY onlyJoin us for selected readings of poetry and prose written by faculty authors Lisa Wilde, Patricia Van Amburg, and Tara Hart in celebration of the Horowitz Center's Year of the Woman and Rep Stage's season of female playwrights; session will include discussion of chapbook production process and guidelines for faculty authors in the arts. Monteabaro Recital Hall. Diversity credit available.

Thursday
August 20
2:00-
4:00
CL237
Alesia McManus (x4634)
Using Copyrighted Material in TeachingIndex #1721
Learn what copyright means and how to determine if you can use a copyrighted work without permission.


Thursday
August 20
2:00-
4:00
CL169
Mark Edelen
RSVP (x4222)
Dave Hinton
3D Printing Across the Curriculum?!Index #1742Learn about the pedagogical applications of 3D printing across a breadth of academic programs, including visual arts, history, archaeology, entrepreneurship, health sciences, and STEM. Participate in discussion of the role of 3D printing in education. Hear about the expanding 3D printing capabilities at HCC and brainstorm ideas for incorporating this technology into learning activities or student projects in your courses.​

Thursday
August 20
3:00-
5:00
CL123
Karen Evans
(x4836)
Canvas Grade BookIndex #1806The Canvas grade book is more than just columns and rows added to a table in the grade tool! Attend this workshop to learn how the grades tool relies on various other content creation (assignment, quizzes, and discussions) to create the gradebook for your course. This workshop will also focus on creating weighted grade distributions, manual grade entry, speed grader and exporting your gradebook.(Pre-requisites: Canvas Basics I & II)

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