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December 2016

Idea Marketplace: Dec. 12-16

December 12 @ 8:00 am - December 16 @ 5:00 pm

Idea Marketplace Presentation – Do you know what tools are in the toolbox?

December 12 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
The Hub

Description: Many professors have no idea what online services are available to help enrich their courses both online and in person. For example, do you know what Big Blue Button can do, what VoiceThread can do, what Qualtrics can do, what Mediasite can do, and what your Learning Management Service is capable of doing? If you don't know these resources exist and what they can do, how can they use them? Stephanie Stocks, Learning Support Services UF Computing Helpdesk sstocks@ufl.edu…

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Idea Marketplace Presentation – Building the UF Association of Academic Editors

December 13 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Reitz Union, Room 2330

Description: We would like to create an association of University of Florida editors to collaborate on various projects that assist in the professional development of UF editorial staff, the professionalization of academic editing at UF, and the fostering of academic editing as a professional possibility for UF English and Communications majors. We are looking for other UF editors to embark on this project with us with the goal of advancing our own professions and mentoring students who are interested in…

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Idea Marketplace Presentation – A Deeper Understanding of the Factors that Contribute to Academic Success of Online Students

December 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Reitz Union Room 2330

Descriptiopn This quantitative study investigated the relationships of background characteristics, perceptions of community, motivation, perceptions of external support, and satisfaction on academic success among undergraduate students in an online business administration program. Kember’s (1989) Longitudinal-Process Model of Drop-Out from Distance Education is utilized as the conceptual framework. Jean E. Starobin, Ed.D. | Associate Director, Student Success & Engagement for UF Online UF Online Date/Time: Tuesday, December 13 @ 1pm 1 Hour Location: Reitz Union Room 2330 RSVP by email to…

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Idea Marketplace Presentation – New staff/professional development networking session

December 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Reitz Union Room 3315

Description: We invite new and continuing staff to join us for a Tuesday afternoon networking session. For newer staff, we’ll be happy to answer questions, help you connect with new colleagues across campus, and share ideas on finding your niche at UF and in Gainesville. For continuing staff, we invite you to welcome our newer colleagues, and discuss professional development and leadership opportunities. Krista Fields Director, Academic Strategic Initiatives and Compliance, Levin College of Law kfields@law.ufl.edu Date/Time: Tuesday, December 13…

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Idea Marketplace Presentation – Assessment Discussion: Reducing Anxiety and Increasing Innovation

December 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Reitz Union, Room 2335

Description: This will be a discussion-based format in which the presenter will ask attendees about their assessment-related for marketing and/or strategic planning purposes and then address them head-on or as a group. This approach is tailored to identify specific action steps that can support attendees current and anticipated assessment goals. Samuel Kennedy, Asst. Dir. Assessment & Planning Career Resource Center Samuelk@crc.ufl.edu Phone: 352-273-2315 Date/Time: Wednesday, December 14 @ 11am 1 Hour Location: Reitz Union, Room 2335 RSVP by email to…

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Idea Marketplace Presentation – Making Things Matters

December 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Reitz Union, Room G-315

Description: When we create something with our hands, we are tapping into an essential aspect of our human nature. To make is to be human. In this time of industrial production, making objects with our hands is a small act of joyous rebellion and an important form of self-expression. In this session we will make simple but elegant hand-stitched journals using the pamphlet stitch method. All materials will be provided. Mariana Baquero, Arts Specialist J. Wayne Reitz Union, Arts &…

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Idea Marketplace Presentation – Effectively Engaging Graduate Students in Student Affairs

December 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Career Resource Center Classroom Level 1 Reitz Union

Description: Graduate students make up roughly a quarter of UF's population, yet many offices struggle to know how to support, include, and engage graduate students into their services and programming. It is often hard to discern what graduate students need, how to best engage them, and how to generate programming of value for Masters and PhD students. This session will highlight some strategies for engaging graduate students of all disciplines, with additional considerations on working with international students. Participants can…

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Idea Marketplace Presentation – Making Things Matters

December 15 @ 3:30 am - 4:30 pm
Reitz Union, Room G-315

Description: When we create something with our hands, we are tapping into an essential aspect of our human nature. To make is to be human. In this time of industrial production, making objects with our hands is a small act of joyous rebellion and an important form of self-expression. In this session we will learn the ancient art of paper folding to make traditional masu boxes and lids. All materials will be provided. Mariana Baquero, Arts Specialist J. Wayne Reitz…

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Idea Marketplace Presentation – Social Media Success (with no time and no budget)

December 15 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Medical Science Building – UF Health – Room 6120

Description: Four speakers from various industries and departments will share ways to make the most of your social media presence when you're short on time and budget. Each 10-minute talk will be followed by a question and answer period. Amanda Austin, Social Media Manager UF Shands Communication Date/ Time: Thursday, December 15 @ 9am to 12 noon 3Hours Event Address: Medical Science Building - UF Health - Room 6120 Contact us at 342-273-9586 or austae@shands.ufl.edu RSVP here: http://bit.ly/SocialMediaSuccessDecu

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Idea Marketplace Presentation – Data Visualization Meetup

December 15 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Space Science Center – 120 Bryant Hall,
1772 STADIUM RD
Gainesville, FL 32611 United States
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Description: Come to our second meetup and share your work in Tableau, Cognos, or other data visualization tools. All levels welcome, including those who don't use any data viz tools and just want to find out more about what's going on around campus. Diane Craig, Research/Data Analyst UF/IFAS Program Development and Education Center, Agric Educ & Comm dept ddcraig@ufl.edu Phone: 352-294-1997 Date/Time: Thursday, December 15 @ 1:30pm 2 Hours Location: 120 Bryant Hall (across from HUB) RSVP by email to…

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