Laurie Sampsel

Music & the Law: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 4/15

Learner'sLunch@Music

Can I make an arrangement of that song? Can I put a copy of this score in my dissertation? What are my rights in the song I just wrote? What can I put up on YouTube? How can I find media that is copyright-free? Copyright plays an increasingly important role in the lives of musicians,…

Name That Tune! Learner’s Lunch @ Music 4/8

Learner'sLunch@Music

Want to learn how to use your smartphone to identify the music playing in a restaurant or store? Need help finding a song when all you remember are the lyrics? Ever have a melody stuck in your head that you cannot place? Come to this workshop and learn how to identify music based on a…

Google Drive: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 4/1

Learner'sLunch@Music

Are you intimated or confused by Google Drive? Did you know that you can access all of the creative and collaborative features of Drive using your CU IdentiKey? Come to learn more about Google Drive including how to get started with Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Bring your questions and your own device for hands-on…

CU Scholar: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 3/11

Learner'sLunch@Music

Have you submitted your work to CU Scholar? In the Fall, the University Libraries introduced CU Scholar, a brand new institutional repository (IR) to house the University’s scholarly output, to the entire University of Colorado Boulder campus. This workshop will offer background on the IR, IR policies, submission process, and helpful resources. There will be…

Qualtrics Survey Tools : Learner’s Lunch @ Music 3/4

Learner'sLunch@Music

Have you ever needed to gather information from a large group of people, but don’t want to spend time collecting and counting paper response forms? This session will demonstrate the use of Qualtrics, a powerful online survey suite available free to all CU faculty, staff, and students. Qualtrics is an internet-based tool for creating and…

So Long to CDs: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 2/25

Learner'sLunch@Music

So Long to CDs, Hello to Streaming Music Overwhelmed by all the streaming music services out there? Are you wondering about the differences between Pandora and Spotify? Rdio and iTunes Radio? Are you curious which is best for you and your musical tastes, and how you can manage your own listening library? And which apps…

Getting to Inbox Zero: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 2/18

Learner'sLunch@Music

Do you have thousands of emails in your inbox? Do your emails sit for days (weeks?!) flagged, started, and marked unread, only to remind you to do something later? This one hour class covers the core principles of getting to inbox zero and staying there. Informed by David Allen’s Getting Things Done system, we will…

Video Grading: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 2/11

Learner'sLunch@Music

Did you know that you can easily use free software to provide verbal, even musical feedback to students? Written comments on student work can be helpful, but have you ever wished you could just talk to each student individually? Or sit down at the keyboard and play each student through an example? Or point to the…

Learning with Lynda.com: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 2/4

Learner'sLunch@Music

Have you been hearing good things about Lynda.com? Want to get started with a workshop led by Taryn Wieser from Lynda.com? Then come to the first Learner’s Lunch @ Music for Spring 2015 on Wednesday February 4th at noon in the Waltz Music Library.   All CU-Boulder faculty, staff and students now have access to…

Learner’s Lunch @ Music Workshops: Spring 2015

Learner'sLunch@Music

Here’s the Spring 2015 schedule for the Learner’s Lunch @ Music workshop series. These presentations are a great way to learn something new in a low-stress, informal setting. Please mark your calendars! Feb. 4       Learning with Lynda.com Presenters: Chris Bell and Debby Weiss Feb. 11     Video Grading Presenter: Kris Shaffer Feb. 18     Getting to Inbox Zero Presenter: Cory Pavicich…