MEI RISE Chat - 'Body Shaming and Body Claiming: Body Discrimination in Society and the Workplace' |
A diversity chat between panelists and the audience on the topic of body discrimination. We will discuss how despite protections against other forms of discrimination, one's weight, height, transgender or non-binary dress, etc., are still subjects of jokes in society and the workplace and can largely impact hiring, retention, pay rates, and of course, mental health. This RISE Chat series is hosted by Making Excellence Inclusive, an EIU faculty-student organization on diversity and inclusiveness in education. All students, faculty, staff, and community member are welcome to attend.Tags: Community | Current Students | Diversity/Inclusive Excellence | Faculty
- Adulting Can Be Hard...Lets Do It Together |
CGS Executive Committee Meeting |
Members of the Council on Graduate Studies executive committee will meet.Tags: Faculty
Resume Writing |
Whether you need help starting a resume or already have one, this workshop is for you. We will discuss the proper structure and content employers are looking for in addition to how to make your resume stand out. Reservations Required. Call 217-581-2412 or RSVP at: https://eiu-csm.symplicity.com/students/Tags: Career Services | Current Students | Workshop/Webinar
Research 101: Researching the Literature |
Students who need tips for conducting research are encouraged to attend free workshops at Booth Library.
Seminar 1: Researching the Literature with Steve Brantley will be offered at 7 p.m. Feb. 25 in Room 4450 of the library.
Topics to be covered are:
- What are your online research destinations?
- How do you know when you have enough?
- Identify key journals and key databases.
- Understand controlled vocabularies and how they can benefit your research.
- Learn about open access, open research, and alternative sources for research.
Seminar 2: Organizing your References Using Citation Management Software with Kirstin Duffin will be offered at 7 p.m. March 3 in Room 4450 of the library.
Topics to be covered are:
- Save your sources to one convenient location and access via the cloud.
- Create formatted citations and your reference section in seconds (really!).
- Understand the software options and features in Mendeley and Zotero.
- Export citation information using library databases.
Seminar 3: Submitting your Thesis with Ellen Corrigan will be offered at 7 p.m. March 10 in Room 4450 of the library.
Topics to be covered are:
- How to submit your thesis online via The Keep
- What happens to your thesis to achieve certification by the Graduate School
- How to order personal or departmental print copies of your thesis
Register for the free seminars at https://library.eiu.edu/instruction/thesis101.html.
For more information contact Steve Brantley, head of Research, Engagement and Scholarship, at 581-7542 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Tags: Booth Library | Current Students | Faculty | Graduate School | Graduate Student Advisory Council | Pine Honors College | Workshop/Webinar
- Know Your Rightz! |
- How to Find an Internship |
Workshop: Using Kaltura to Create Quizzes within Videos for D2L |
Facilitator: Jeff Cranstoun
Location: 1220 Booth Library
Learn to integrate multiple choice quiz questions into Kaltura-hosted video content in this workshop. The resulting videos can be further integrated into D2L and scores from these quizzes can be automatically placed in the D2L Gradebook. Come learn how to reclaim class time currently spent screening videos in a way that ensures students are watching the content ahead of time and arriving to class ready to discuss it!Tags: Faculty | Faculty Development & Innovation Center
Immigration Q&A |
With Assistant Dean of International Education
Hear the most recent updates to the immigration conversation from Mr. Andy Kabasele. Ask questions, enjoy some snacks, and learn what the United States has planned for international students.Tags: Admissions | Africana Studies | Alumni Services | Art Department | Career Services | College of Health and Human Services | College of Liberal Arts and Sciences | Colllege of Education | Communication Disorders and Sciences | Communication Studies | Community | Current Students | Elementary Education | English Department | Faculty | Family and Consumer Sciences | Foreign Languages | Gerontology | Graduate School | Journalism Department | Kinesiology and Sports Studies | Lumpkin College of Business & Technology | Mathematics and Computer Science | Minority Affairs | Music Department | Office of International Students and Sch | Philosophy | Pine Honors College | Political Science | School of Business | School of Technology | Study Abroad | Theatre Arts Department | Women's Studies
I got a job offer....now what?! |
Before you commit to a job offer, there are some things you should consider including negotiating salary, benefits, and more before signing on the dotted line. Reservations Required. Call 217-581-2412 or RSVP at: https://eiu-csm.symplicity.com/students/Tags: Career Services | Current Students | Workshop/Webinar
- Just Mercy: Discussion About Wrongful Arrest |