Workshops

Learner’s Lunch: Haiku Deck: Presentation and Design

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Just can’t bring yourself to create yet another PowerPoint slidedeck? Give your presentations a shot of creativity and break out of the traditional approach to building slides with Haiku Deck. Haiku Deck is a software tool for the web and mobile devices that can help you quickly build visual presentations to tell your stories. Join…

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

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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…

Learner’s Lunch: Workflowy: Lists and More

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Are you an information outliner or just love lists? Looking for an innovative way to organize, store, and share your notes and to-do items? Join us for a look at Workflowy, a free web-based outlining and organizational tool. We’ll explore key features, highlight potential uses, and identify similar alternatives. Presenters: Mark Gammon Wednesday 2/25 12-1PM…

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

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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…

Learner’s Lunch: Surf and Learn

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Do you enjoy learning at your own pace in your own space? Have you ever wanted to learn more about – A History of Vampires, Fad Diets, How to Build a Motorcycle, Artificial Intelligence, or Starting Your Own Business? If any of these sound interesting, come to this workshop and learn where to find free…

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

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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…

Learner’s Lunch: Alternatives to Refworks: Zotero

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RefWorks devotees need not despair: Zotero has all your favorite RefWorks features, plus some that work even better. Come to this session for guidance in getting all of your RefWorks citations smoothly into Zotero with the least possible pain, and learn the basics of Zotero’s features. Presenters: Jennifer Knievel Wednesday 2/11 12-1PM Full schedule for…

Learner’s Lunch: Alternatives to Refworks: Mendeley

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Looking for a reference manager that will help you organize PDFs as well as cite them? Mendeley could be the answer you are looking for! Comprising a simple to use interface and streamlined project management capability, you can also seamlessly import from Refworks, Endnote or Zotero. This workshop will cover Mendeley basics as well as…

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

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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…

Norlin Learner’s Lunch Workshops: Spring 2015 Schedule

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Norlin Learner’s Lunch Workshop Series Norlin Commons Room E113 Wednesdays 12-1PM Everyone is welcome, no sign-up necessary. Bring your lunch and join us for an hour of learning. For more information please contact caroline.sinkinson@colorado.edu. View calendar 2/4 Alternatives to Refworks: Mendeley Looking for a reference manager that will help you organize PDFs as well as…