Grand Prairie Hike |
GPF Executive Director and Certified Interpretive Guide, Sarah Livesay, will lead a guided walk at the Warbler Ridge site. Fred Delcomyn will join the group on the walk ready to give photographic tips to those who want them. Participants should wear appropriate outdoor shoes and clothing and be prepared for one hour of moderate walking.
Offered by the Academy of Lifelong Learning. Free and open to the public. Registration requested at #581-5114.Tags: Academy of Lifelong Learning | Alumni | Community | Current Students | Faculty | Lectures/Seminars | Prospective Students | Workshop/Webinar
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 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 17 and again from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Sept. 19 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 Reference Using Citation Management Software with Kirstin Duffin will be offered from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 24 and again from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Sept. 26 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: Presenting Your Thesis (to the World) with Todd Bruns will be offered from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 1 and again from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Oct. 3 in Witters Conference Room 4440.
Topics to be covered are:
- What happens to your thesis after you submit it? - Common pitfalls to avoid when preparing your thesis - How to optimize discovery of your thesis with metadata 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: Academic/Event Scheduling | Booth Library | Current Students | Graduate School | Graduate Student Advisory Council | Workshop/Webinar
- Interview Success Strategies |
H1-B Session |
Are you an international student?
Are you planning to work in the United States?
Changing to H-1B temporary employment status might be possible after you have completed a program of study or post-completion Optional Practical Training (OPT).
Assistant Dean of International Education Andy Kabasele will answer questions about H1-B requirements.Tags: Academic/Event Scheduling | Africana Studies | Art Department | Booth Library | Career Services | Center for the Humanities | College of Health and Human Services | College of Liberal Arts and Sciences | Colllege of Education | Communication Disorders and Sciences | Communication Studies | Conferences/Meetings | Current Students | Diversity/Inclusive Excellence | Doudna Fine Arts Center | Elementary Education | English Department | Family and Consumer Sciences | Foreign Languages | General Studies Degree | Gerontology | Graduate School | Interdisciplinary Center for Global Diversity | Journalism Department | Kinesiology and Sports Studies | Lectures/Seminars | Lumpkin College of Business & Technology | Mathematics and Computer Science | Minority Affairs | Music Department | Office of International Students and Sch | Pine Honors College | Political Science | School of Technology | Student Success Center | Theatre Arts Department | Women's Studies | Workshop/Webinar
- MTEA Story Time |
Geology and Geography Colloquium Series |
Dr. Rudy Banerjee, Department of Geography, IUPUI, has degrees ranging from GIS to Environmental Epidemiology and Architecture. He will be giving a talk, “Future Architecture for 1 Trillion Drone Trips!” on Friday September 20th, 2019 in Physical Science Building, Room 2060 from 11:00 to 11:50 am. All are WELCOME to attend!Tags: Alumni | Community | Current Students | Faculty
- Graduate Student Advisory Council |