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Date/Time View  Subscribe to RSS feed of current view. September 19, 2014 - October 2, 2014
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Friday, September 19, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Blackboard Foundations for Instructors
This course is designed to give instructors essential skills for teaching online using Blackboard Learn LMS. Learn how basic tools function within the course, and get tips and best practices for making your online course a success.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
Sunday, September 21, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
Monday, September 22, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Bb: Assignments & In-line Grading
This course covers the Bb Learn Assignments tool. Participants will learn how to create, review, and grade assignments as submitted by students online. Also, learn about the new Crocadoc in-line grading tool that makes it easy to markup a submitted assignment directly within Blackboard.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Bb: Managing Groups
Create and manage groups and sign-up sheets. Assign specific groups to discussion boards, chat rooms, and assignments.
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM 10 Microsoft Outlook Essentials
Take advantage of Outlook's many features for searching, sorting, filtering, and archiving messages. In this lesson we will learn how to:
  • Conditionally formatting
  • Create Search Folders
  • Search for & sort messages
  • Use the schedule assistant
  • Manage categories
  • Set auto replies
  • Share/Request permission to view calendars
  • Flag items for follow up
  • Archiving
  • Attach Outlook items
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM 10 Microsoft Excel Tips & Tricks
Excel is a great application for managing, sorting, filtering, and calculating data. In addition, raw data can be viewed as beautifully formatted charts. In this lesson we will:
  • Format data array as table
  • Sort & filter columns
  • Auto-fill
  • Concatenate & text-to column
  • Filter unique records only
  •  Conditional formatting
  • Combining two or more functions
  • 3D references
  • Create and format a chart
  • Intro to pivot tables
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM MBA Information Session
Location: Shea Street Building, 320 N. Main Street

Open to prospective MBA students.
Thursday, September 25, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Bb: Discussions, Blogs, Journals & Wikis
Join us as we discuss some of the tools that promote interactivity among students inside of Blackboard. We will cover how to create and manage: 
  • Discussion Boards
  • Blogs
  • Journals
  • Wikis
See how these tools can be incorporated into the grade center and released to groups.
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM CHSS Fall Lecture: Does it Take a Village to Raise a Child?
Location: N1099, One Main Building

Open to all.
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Dr. Susan Henney Lecture: Does it Take a Village to Raise a Child? Perceptions of Non-Parental Disci
Susan Henney, Associate Professor of Psychology, UHD  lecture: “Does it Take a Village to Raise a Child? Perceptions of Non-Parental Discipline”

Location: main building, room N-1099. 
 
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Friday, September 26, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Blackboard Foundations for Instructors
This course is designed to give instructors essential skills for teaching online using Blackboard Learn LMS. Learn how basic tools function within the course, and get tips and best practices for making your online course a success.
Saturday, September 27, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
Sunday, September 28, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
Monday, September 29, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Bb: Tests & Respondus Monitor
This course will cover the Blackboard Tests tool. Participants will learn how to create tests, including quizzes/exams, self-tests, and surveys. Specific topics include question pools, adding questions, test settings and managing grades. Also, see how to require Respondus Lockdown Browser and Monitor.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Bb: Grade Center
Would you like to make grades available to students online? The Blackboard Grade Center is a great way to give your students up-to-date information on how well they’re doing in your course. See how to setup and manage columns, weighted columns, categories, and more.
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Turnitin & Grademark
Concerned about plagiarism in your courses? Try Turnitin, an anti-plagiarism web-based tool which is available to faculty and students through Blackboard. This session will give you hands-on experience in submitting papers as an instructor to determine percentages of possible plagiarism. The tool can also be used by students to check their own paper before submitting. GradeMark gives instructors the ability to provide feedback to students by enabling editorial highlights, custom comments, and QuickMark editing marks directly on the student papers. The grades will automatically feed to the Grade Center.
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM IMMIGRATION IN AMERICA: HOW DO WE FIX A SYSTEM IN CRISIS?

October 1, 2014
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm; University of Houston - Downtown, ROOM A-300

October 8, 2014
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Lone Star College, Kingwood, held in the Conference Center
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5:00 PM - 7:30 PM Immigration in America: How Do We Fix a System in Crisis?
University of Houston - Downtown, ROOM A-300 
Registration is required. 
Thursday, October 02, 2014
All Day O'Kane Gallery - The 'Left Bank' on the Bayou: Avant-garde Art and Theater in 1930's Houston (Multi-Day Event)
Location: O'Kane Gallery, One Main Street

Free admission. Open to the public.
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM CHSS Fall Lecture: Spanish-Moroccan Origins of the Spanish Civil War
Location: 1099N, One Main Building
Open to all.
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM José Alvarez Lecture: UHD “At 1700 Hours on the 17th: the Spanish-Moroccan O
José Alvarez, Associate Professor of History, UHD “At 1700 Hours on the 17th: the Spanish-Moroccan Origins of the Spanish Civil War”

This paper examines the pivotal role of Spain’s “Army of Africa” in a pronuciamiento that sparked the Spanish Civil War.

Location: in main building, room N-1099. 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Evening reading by Czech poet Sylva Fischerová
Fischerová's book of poems, The Stomach of the Soul, is being published by Calypso Editions, with Dr. Davidson as managing editor (organized by Dr. Davidson). 

Location: A-436 Academic Building

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