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Why Middlebrooks chooses open: cost, learning, diversity

Laura Middlebrooks, Teaching Assistant Professor, VCU School of World Studies, shares how her experience creating an OER for SPAN202 has eliminated cost barriers for students and created an…

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Secondary data, variables, and hypothesis: A review

This video is focused on social work, but can fit any major. It is intended as a refresher on hypotheses and variables for people who have had statistics and are trying to adapt those concepts to…

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Zotero Basics - Roy Brown - February 3, 2023

Zotero is a tool that helps users manage their citation collections. In this workshop, participants will learn how to create a Zotero account, import citations and PDFs from various platforms,…

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Searching for Courses by Textbook Cost

Did you know that you can search for classes based on textbook cost? Students at VCU can search for classes that have low cost ($40 or under) or no cost textbooks. This video walks you through the…

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[ACTAL22] Hiring for the Long Term: What should we look for in faculty and staff?

Nov 10, Thu, 2:30pm - 3:30pm Leader: Emily ThompsonDescription: Hiring for media spaces is a bit of an unknown because the spaces themselves are still so new. This round table will discuss ideas on…

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[ACTAL22] Creative Technologies in Academic Libraries: Building our online community

Nov 10, Thu, 2:30pm - 3:30pm Creative Technologies in Academic Libraries: Building our online communityLeader: Eric Johnson Description: As a new organization, ACTAL has the opportunity to become…

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[ACTAL22] Strategies for Developing Workshops, Workshop Series, and Other Extracurricular Events

Nov 10, Thu, 2:30pm - 3:30pm Leaders: Chelsy Hooper and Jonah Lasley Description: This roundtable discussion will include real-world examples of workshop topics, series of workshops, and other…

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[ACTAL22] PROJECTions

Come see a series of short presentations, similar to lightning talks, on a whole range of creative technology topics! Participants will be presenting in-person on Zoom or through videos, which will…

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[ACTAL22] The Sound Design Efflorescence: beyond an Ocularcentric Academy

Nov 9, Wed, 2:30pm - 3:30pm The Sound Design Efflorescence: beyond an Ocularcentric AcademyLeader: Lowell LybargerDescription: Stephen Spielberg once said, “The sound and music are 50% of the…

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[ACTAL22] Technology Equipment Loan Programs in Academic Libraries: Procedures, Usage, Needs, and Assessment

Nov 9, Wed, 2:30pm - 3:30pm Technology Equipment Loan Programs in Academic Libraries: Procedures, Usage, Needs, and AssessmentLeaders: Kelsey Sheaffer, Nick BaldwinDescription: This roundtable will…

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[ACTAL22] Library Makerspaces: Physical, Digital, and Immersive Prototyping

Nov 9, Wed, 2:30pm - 3:30pm Leader: Nicole CingolaniDescription: Within a round table format, participants will discuss novel maker technologies and solutions ranging from sewing machines, smart…

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[ACTAL22] Collaborating with Faculty to Move beyond “Just Do Something Creative”

Nov 9, Wed, 1:15pm - 2:15pm Collaborating with Faculty to Move beyond “Just Do Something Creative”Leaders: Sarah Kantor, Amanda McCollomDescription: This roundtable will discuss…

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[ACTAL22] Student Employee Mentorship, Management, and Training for Creative Technology Discussion

Nov 9, Wed, 1:15pm - 2:15pm Student Employee Mentorship, Management, and Training for Creative Technology DiscussionLeaders: Chelsy Hooper, Jonah LasleyDescription: This roundtable discussion will…

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[ACTAL22] Reinvigorating the One-Button Studio: Affordable Ideas to Preserve and Expand a User-Friendly Studio

Nov 9, Wed, 1:15pm - 2:15pm Reinvigorating the One-Button Studio: Affordable Ideas to Preserve and Expand a User-Friendly StudioLeader: Andy Tincknell Description: Like many libraries, Fort Hays…

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Design (Part 2 of 3 in the Research Communications series)

Design: Monday, October 10⋅12:00 – 12:45pm (Oscar Keyes) Participants will learn how to create their own figures through design principles and accessibility guidelines in this interactive…

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Central VA SOCRA Chapter Meeting - Ethics of Data Management and Sharing

This Central VA SOCRA Chapter meeting was recorded September 20, 2022. Dr. Sandy Brooks discussed how principles of human subjects ethics can be considered in the context of data sharing. This video…

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