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Discovery: Turnitin 2 and GradeMark
Lynette Sorenson
Tuesday, 10/27 3:30 – 4:30 Argue 252

This session will cover how to add a Turnitin 2 assignment to Discovery, how to use GradeMark to add comments and grades to student papers, and how to add a rubric to GradeMark. If you have Turnitin assignments to grade this would be a great session to attend. Sign up here.

Advanced Excel 2013
David Bazan
Wednesday, 10/28 10:00 – 11:00 Argue 254

This training session will cover Text functions, PivotTables, VLOOKUP, Relative and absolute cell addresses, and IF statements. Are these concepts scary to you? Come and learn (with hands on experience). The fear will flee and you will wow your co-workers with your confidence. Sign up here.

Eagle Website: Adding & Updating Content
Lynette Sorenson
Thursday, 10/29 10:00 – 11:30 & 3:30 – 4:30 Argue 254

Stop by if you need help updating or adding content to your Website on Eagle, or if you have any questions regarding your site. Stop by Argue 254 any time during the scheduled time.

OneNote 2013: The Basics
Lynette Sorenson
Monday, 11/2 10:00 – 11:00 Argue 254

OneNote is a great organization tool. During this training session we will cover some of the basic features of OneNote 2013 including how to create a new notebook, how to add content and tags, and how to search for content. Sign up here.

Turnitin: Using the iPad App & GradeMark
Kevin Leach
Monday, 11/2 3:30 – 4:30 Argue 229

If you have an iPad and if you are using GradeMark to add comments and the grade to your student’s work you will love the iPad app that is now available. Bring your iPad, have a paper ready to work with, and we will walk you through the steps in using the iPad app. Sign up here.

Simplifying Technology
Lynette Sorenson
Tuesday, 11/3 3:30 – 4:30 Argue 252
Thursday, 11/5 10:00 – 11:00 Argue 254

Found while browsing the new book shelf in a library: Essential Tips and Shortcuts (that no one bothers to tell you) for Simplifying the Technology in Your Life by David Pogue. Come to this session to learn just a few of the hundreds of tips and shortcuts for phones and computers from this book. Bring your iPhone or Android phone so you can test these tips and shortcuts on your device. We will meet in a computer lab, but feel free to bring your laptop for the computer tips segment. Sign up here.

Discovery for Non-professors
Lynette Sorenson
Wednesday, 11/4 10:00 – 11:00 Argue 254

If you are not the professor for a course, but would like to learn about Discovery so you can assist both students and faculty this session is for you. Please be ready to share your questions and the topics that you want to learn about. Sign up here.

SPSS Workshop
Molly Quick, Ken Whaley, and Jeremy Delamarter
Wednesday, 11/4 3:45 – 4:30 Argue 254

As strong researchers and Christian inquirers, it is vital that we are ethical and practiced in all our data-dealings. To brush up on your SPSS skills join this workshop to practice using SPSS. Datasets will be available for practice, a few reference books, dorky statistics jokes (see below), and some live colleagues to remind you (or remember with you) what SPSS has to offer. Let’s get measuring central tendency, transforming variables, creating variables, regression modeling, comparing means, and so much more! Sign up here.


NOTE: SPSS is available for NU owned computers.




SMART Podium Basics
Lynette Sorenson
Thursday, 11/5 3:30 – 4:30 Argue 104

This session will provide a quick overview of the SMART Podium features and hands on time using the SMART Podium. Stop by Argue 104 any time during this session.

NOTE: Argue 104, 229, 231, 233, and Barton 200 have a SMART Podium.

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