Workshops

Omeka: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 11/19

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Omeka as a Tool for Digital Humanities Projects Omeka is a free, open-source content management tool for digital collections. This workshop will offer an overview of Omeka and what it can do for digital humanities scholars. Several projects will be demonstrated including a local project on Colorado sheet music publishers. Holley Long and Laurie Sampsel…

Manage Performance Anxiety: 11/12 Learner’s Lunch @ Music

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Learn, explore, and discuss techniques and skills that advance music practice and performance. Learn to employ breath awareness, mindfulness skills, and thought exercises to support your and your students’ music making. Overview processes that are geared to help musicians build confidence and mastery while successfully managing performance anxiety. Matt Tomatz will lead this workshop from…

CU Scholar: Nov. 5 Learner’s Lunch @ Music

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This Fall, the University Libraries will be introducing 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 time for questions and the second portion…

Producing Academic Posters that Respect Your Work: 11/5 Norlin Learner’s Lunch

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Would you wear sweatpants to a graduation ceremony? Why not? They’re comfortable, easy, and cheap, right? And that’s precisely the point: comfortable, easy, and cheap is a wholly inappropriate look for an occasion that honors hard work, commitment, and attention to detail. An academic poster is no different. Why, after devoting untold hours to excellence…

Copyright Best Practices: 10/29 Norlin Learner’s Lunch

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Researching for a paper and wondering how to get permission for a work? Do you even need permission for content used for educational purposes? Come learn more about copyright protections and what you can do with copyrighted content. Presenter: Jennifer Chan Wednesday October 29 12-1PM Full schedule for the Norlin Learner’s Lunch Workshop Series Norlin…

Music & the Law: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 10/29

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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,…

Getting to Inbox Zero: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 10/22

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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…

Finding Images and Understanding Fair Use: 10/22 Norlin Learner’s Lunch

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Looking for images of art, architecture, popular culture, historical events, famous people, or just about anything else?  Discover the libraries’ image resources, containing millions of high quality images. Then, learn how to legally use the images you find. Presenter: Alex Watkins Wednesday October 22 12-1PM Full schedule for the Norlin Learner’s Lunch Workshop Series Norlin Commons…