Events

May 6 - June 4, 2021

Thursday, May 6

UCAE Reading Day Review Sessions

The University Center for Academic Excellence will offer virtual reading day review sessions throughout the day on Thursday May 6th to help you prepare for...

10am
Virtual Event
Dr. Gary A. Smith

This special guest speaker event is hosted by the Center for Teaching and Learning and the Active Learning Academy. Specific learner behaviors (e.g.,...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Let's Talk

We have updated to new hours for Let's Talk! Let's Talk is a brief, drop-in and confidential problem-solving consultation with a CAPS team member. Visits...

1pm
Virtual Event
Movie: "Superbad"

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Two inseparable best friends navigate the last weeks of high school and are invited to a gigantic house party. Together with their nerdy friend, they spend a...

Friday, May 7

Final Examinations (Spring 2021)

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Balletone - UREC Virtual Group Fitness

A fusion style conditioning program of non-stop cardio and strength that blends techniques drawn from dance, pilates, and fitness. Balletone is like dancing...

Movie: "Planes, Trains, Automobiles"

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Easily excitable Neal Page (Steve Martin) is somewhat of a control freak. Trying to get home to Chicago to spend Thanksgiving with his wife (Laila Robins)...

Saturday, May 8

Final Examinations (Spring 2021)

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What’s Wrong with My Plant?: Online Series

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Insects: Saturday, April 17, 10 - 11 a.m. Abiotic: Saturday, May 8, 10 – 11 a.m. Weeds/Disease: Thursday, May 27, 6-7 p.m. Learn to become your own plant...

The Annual Latinx Graduation Celebration

The Office of Identity, Equity, and Engagement and the Latinx/Hispanic Faculty & Staff Caucus are excited to host this year's virtual Latinx Graduation...

Movie: "Superbad"

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Two inseparable best friends navigate the last weeks of high school and are invited to a gigantic house party. Together with their nerdy friend, they spend a...

Movie: "Planes, Trains, Automobiles"

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Easily excitable Neal Page (Steve Martin) is somewhat of a control freak. Trying to get home to Chicago to spend Thanksgiving with his wife (Laila Robins)...

Sunday, May 9

NCNPS Event: The Hunt for Charlotte’s Treasure Trees with Patrick George and Brett DuPree

Join the UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens and the NC Native Plant Society- Southern Piedmont Chapter for this free Zoom discussion. This event is free, but...

Movie: "Planes, Trains, Automobiles"

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Easily excitable Neal Page (Steve Martin) is somewhat of a control freak. Trying to get home to Chicago to spend Thanksgiving with his wife (Laila Robins)...

Movie: "Superbad"

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Two inseparable best friends navigate the last weeks of high school and are invited to a gigantic house party. Together with their nerdy friend, they spend a...

Monday, May 10

Final Examinations (Spring 2021)

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Teaching with Technology

Would you like to make grades available to your students online? In this workshop, you'll learn how to use the Canvas Assignments page to set up your...

9:30am
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 11

Final Examinations (Spring 2021)

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Course Design

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This is an ideal workshop for those new to online teaching, using Canvas, or developing new course materials. Both days have working breakout sessions built...

Google Sheets

Google Sheets is an online spreadsheet app that lets you create and format spreadsheets and work with other people collaboratively. In this introductory...

Self-Care and Resiliency during Final Exams (and Beyond)

This workshop teaches students self-care strategies and tools to build resilience as effective means to combat stress and anxiety and to promote holistic...

2pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, May 12

Final Examinations (Spring 2021)

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Course Design

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This is an ideal workshop for those new to online teaching, using Canvas, or developing new course materials. Both days have working breakout sessions built...

Zoom

Looking for another way to engage staff and students? Use Zoom to easily join and create meetings. Discover the meeting room interface, share your screen and...

Thursday, May 13

Final Examinations (Spring 2021)

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Google Docs

With Google Docs, you can create and edit text documents right in your browser. No special software needed. You can even work with multiple people at the...

Promoting Educational Reform in STEM at the Course, Department, and Institutional Level

Featuring Dr. Paula P. Lemons, Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Georgia. Dr. Lemons currently serves...

Friday, May 14

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Spring 2021 Commencement

Commencement! It is essential that you attend the ceremony assigned to your college; you will not be able to switch with another graduate. Graduate entrances...

Saturday, May 15

Sunday, May 16

Monday, May 17

Course Design

This asynchronous, online workshop clarifies the use of learning objectives for teaching and provides concrete steps for planning and writing course and...

Emotional Intelligence Workshop

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Emotional Intelligence This introductory workshop will assist you in understanding and utilizing the components of Emotional Intelligence which can lead to...

Emotional Intelligence Workshop

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Emotional Intelligence This introductory workshop will assist you in understanding and utilizing the components of Emotional Intelligence which can lead to...

Tuesday, May 18

Fitness - Let's Deskercise

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Fitness - Let’s Deskercise! Deskercise: Learn simple, yet effective, exercises and stretches you can do right at your desk to stay active throughout the...

Google Sheets: Pivot Tables

Working with large data sets? Create pivot tables in Google Sheets. In this training you will learn how to add or edit pivot tables; change or remove data;...

Online Teaching

You will see how to get started with using Kaltura in My Media/Canvas to create or upload media for your courses. Note: Please save your registration...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Fitness - Let's Deskercise

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Fitness - Let’s Deskercise! Deskercise: Learn simple, yet effective, exercises and stretches you can do right at your desk to stay active throughout the...

Online class: Botanical Drawing II (Capturing Details)

Botanists and artists alike must develop skills of seeing plants deeply. In order to do so, a thorough understanding of plant parts, flower structure,...

Wednesday, May 19

Google Docs

This Just in time training will enhance your experience with Google Docs. Learn a few tips and tricks that will make your work life much easier and productive.

Balancing Work and Life

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Balancing Work and Life Using the philosophy that “those who are happy at home perform better on the job,” this workshop was developed for those who feel...

Teaching with Technology

This workshop will introduce faculty/staff to Poll Everywhere, and how to use the student response software in classroom and other learning spaces. During...

1:30pm
Virtual Event
Balancing Work and Life

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Balancing Work and Life Using the philosophy that “those who are happy at home perform better on the job,” this workshop was developed for those who feel...

Thursday, May 20

Stress: A way of life or a fact of life? Employee Wellness Week May 17-21, 2021

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Stress: A way of life or a fact of life? All aspects of work and life require stress—everyone experiences it. Experiencing stress is not all bad, but how we...

Graduate Admissions Information Session

This session will provide a general overview about admission requirements, application process, and include valuable information about standardized test...

12:30pm
Virtual Event
Google Meet: Creating Flexibility for Remote Workers

Looking to create flexibility for remote participants? Google Meet is a tool available to you for streamlined video conferencing. Learn how to sign in, how...

Engaged Pedagogy

Adversity outside the classroom has always seeped into the classroom via multiple pathways. However, in today's environment, it is impossible to ignore how...

Stress: A way of life or a fact of life? Employee Wellness Week May 17-21, 2021

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Stress: A way of life or a fact of life? All aspects of work and life require stress—everyone experiences it. Experiencing stress is not all bad, but how we...

Friday, May 21

Healthy Cooking and Nutrition - Live Demo

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Chartwells Healthy Cooking Live Demo and Nutrition Join us for a demo of a delicious healthy family dinner. Virtually create a soy and ginger seared salmon...

Healthy Cooking and Nutrition - Live Demo

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Chartwells Healthy Cooking Live Demo and Nutrition Join us for a demo of a delicious healthy family dinner. Virtually create a soy and ginger seared salmon...

Saturday, May 22

Sunday, May 23

Smart Native Landscape Design: Online Class

Maximize and beautify your yard and gardens with a smart planting plan. Ed Davis will introduce foundations of design and guide participants in creating a...

Monday, May 24

Course Design

Your course syllabus is one of the most important documents you create for your class. It serves as an agreement between you and your students about your...

Tuesday, May 25

Google Sheets: Tips and Tricks

Regardless of what you’re using your Google Sheets for, these best practices will help you organize your spreadsheets better, and reduce mistakes. Join this...

Question, Persuade, Refer Suicide Prevention Training

QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer — the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. People trained in QPR learn how to...

2pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, May 26

Zoom: Introducing Breakout Rooms

Breakout rooms allow you to split your Zoom meeting in up to 50 separate sessions. Learn how to schedule breakout rooms; and as the meeting host, how you can...

Online Teaching

You will see how to get started with using Kaltura in My Media/Canvas to create or upload media for your courses. Note: Please save your registration...

2:30pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, May 27

Google Slides

Learn how to create professional presentations. Learn how to add content, collaborate and present in this Google Slides beginners course.

Universal Design Fast Facts Series (UDFFS): 10. Accessible Pictures (image, photos, charts, etc.)

UNC Charlotte is a rapidly growing university with almost 30,000 students from diverse backgrounds. This diversity includes not only culture or knowledge...

What’s Wrong with My Plant?: Online Series

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Insects: Saturday, April 17, 10 - 11 a.m. Abiotic: Saturday, May 8, 10 – 11 a.m. Weeds/Disease: Thursday, May 27, 6-7 p.m. Learn to become your own plant...

Teaching with Technology

Would you like to make grades available to your students online? In this workshop, you'll learn how to use the Canvas Assignments page to set up your...

Friday, May 28

Wednesday, June 2

What is Research and Doing Research Remotely/Community Engaged Research

The first half of this workshop presents the research process and how research looks like across disciplines. In the second half of this workshop, you will...

May 6 - June 4, 2021