Workshops

New campus-wide database for finding research grants

The University of Colorado Boulder campus now has access to Foundation Directory Online, thanks to a collaboration between the University Libraries, the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Advancement. The tool can be used for finding grant funding, researching companies and seeking job opportunities. The data in Foundation Directory Online, which is updated…

Learner’s Lunch: Learning by Design

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This talk will introduce you to the process of design thinking: A creative approach to solving real and complex problems. You’ll learn skills and strategies to help you think and behave like a designer. You’ll also discover how a design thinking mindset can prepare you to become a better learner. Wednesday 3/2 12-1PM Full schedule…

MATLAB Workshop

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Join us in the Earth Sciences and Map Library, room 165G, on Tuesday, February 23 at 11am to learn the basics of programming in MATLAB. In this one-hour clinic you’ll learn about: Creating and clearing variables Mathematic operations Creating a script Matrices and arrays Indexing of matrices and arrays Strings Calling functions No background in MATLAB…

Learner’s Lunch: Design Tools and Data Visualization

In the age of memes, soundbites and information onslaught, how do you get your content and data noticed? A few basic presentation and design principles can help you create eye catching images, slides and infographics. With free online presentation tools, you don’t need a graphic design degree to create impactful messages that stand out Wednesday…

Learner’s Lunch: Test Taking: Thinking Like a Teacher

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Join us to learn tips, hints and techniques to help raise your exam scores. We will also strategize methods for anticipating what content will be covered in your tests and exams. Wednesday 2/3 12-1PM Full schedule for the Norlin Learner’s Lunch Workshop Series Norlin Commons Room E113 Everyone is welcome, no sign-up necessary. Bring your…

Learner’s Lunch: Spring 2016 Workshops

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Please join us for the Spring 2016 NORLIN LEARNER’S LUNCH series of workshops! Wednesdays 12:00-1:00, Norlin E113. Everyone is welcome, no sign-up necessary www.colorado.edu/libraries/events/workshops-seminars 1/27: Time Management: The Key to a Successful Semester Need a time management tune-up to start the semester out right?  If you felt that last semester felt a bit more stressful…