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Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute: Memorializing Legacies

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Harry E. Johnson, Sr.

Please join the Dubois-Hamer Institute for Academic Achievement, the Black House and the Department of Africana Studies for a Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute: Memorializing Legacies with guest speaker, President and CEO of The Memorial Foundation, Inc., Harry E. Johnson, Sr., Esq. Johnson's lecture will cover the importance of having the MLK Memorial on the National Mall in Washington DC, and the continuing work of The Memorial Foundation's work to enhance Dr. King's work and legacy.  Read more

Best Practices for Online Instruction

Friday, March 4, 2022 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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Stipend: $120 

Limit: 50 participants 

Recommended Attendees: Instructors who are new to teaching online or would like to improve their skills 

This workshop will go over the top best practices for the various tools used in online instruction at CSUN such as Canvas, Zoom, and Panopto. The topics covered will include best practices for building and managing courses in Canvas, audio and video production, and online student engagement. Come and learn how to avoid technology pitfalls, save time, and deliver engaging courses using technology. 

Deliverables: Participation during the session and a survey. 

Stipends are available for first-time attendees for some FTC Spring 2022 programs. Faculty who previously attended and were paid a stipend for any of the programs, can attend again for their own enrichment, however, no stipends will be paid. Faculty must be an active employee at the time of completion for funding. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops

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Spring Career Fair

Thursday, March 10, 2022 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

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Gather and analyze information from employers and organizations from a variety of industries to learn about job and internship opportunities. Read more

Digital Storytelling - Part 3: Adobe Spark

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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DATES: February 16, March 2, March 16, March 30 

TIME: 2:00pm – 3:00pm 

Stipend: $480 (for the series) 

Limit: 50 participants 

Recommended Attendees: Instructors who would like to know more about graphic design using Adobe Spark 

Description: Learn how to create “Poster Projects” for your class announcements and assignments by utilizing adobe’s new web-based application, Adobe Spark. We’ll demonstrate the use of adobe’s vast template and stock-image library while highlighting the different types of presentations.  

Deliverable: Create an introduction video to post on your homepage welcoming them to the course and walking them through your modules 

Stipends are available for first-time attendees for some FTC Spring 2022 programs. Faculty who previously attended and were paid a stipend for any of the programs, can attend again for their own enrichment, however, no stipends will be paid. Faculty must be an active employee at the time of completion for funding. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

Read more about Digital Storytelling - Part 3: Adobe Spark

Creating and Sharing Video with Panopto

Thursday, March 17, 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

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Recommended attendees: Instructors who are interested in teaching with video using Panopto 

This workshop is offered for enrichment and does not include a stipend 

This workshop will cover the basic features for producing and sharing video using Panopto. Topics include: recording and uploading video, embedding in Canvas, and analytics. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

Read more about Creating and Sharing Video with Panopto

Design with Adobe Spark

Friday, March 18, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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Stipend: $120 

Limit: 50 participants  

Recommended Attendees: Instructors who are interested in Adobe Spark and using social media in their course  

Come learn about Adobe’s new web-based design platform, Adobe Spark. This powerful tool can help create and design ‘Poster Projects’ and make posting to social media sites infinitely easier. This workshop is intended for any level of graphic design experience, and beginner friendly. 

Stipends are available for first-time attendees for some FTC Spring 2022 programs. Faculty who previously attended and were paid a stipend for any of the programs, can attend again for their own enrichment, however, no stipends will be paid. Faculty must be an active employee at the time of completion for funding. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

Read more about Design with Adobe Spark

Quiz Bootcamp (Part 1)

Monday, March 21, 2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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DATES: March 21, 23, 25 

TIME: 10:00am – 12:00pm 

Stipend: $360 (for the series) 

Limit: 50 participants 

Recommended Attendees: Instructors who are new to using Quizzes in Canvas or would like to improve their skills 

The Quiz Bootcampprovides an A-to-Z deep dive into quizzes in Canvas courses. During this three-session bootcamp, you will learn how to create quizzes and surveys, how to use the various question types provided, how to use question groups and question banks, how to reuse past quizzes or questions, how to provide accommodations such as extra time or different quiz dates, how to grade and provide feedback for quizzes and how to find and use the quiz analytics provided by Canvas.  

Stipends are available for first-time attendees for some FTC Spring 2022 programs. Faculty who previously attended and were paid a stipend for any of the programs, can attend again for their own enrichment, however, no stipends will be paid. Faculty must be an active employee at the time of completion for funding. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

Read more about Quiz Bootcamp (Part 1)

Video in the LMS (Part 1)

Monday, March 21, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

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DATES: March 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 

TIME: 2:00pm – 3:30pm 

Stipend: $450 (for the series) 

Limit: 50 participants 

Recommended Attendees: Instructors who are new to using video in Canvas or would like to improve their skills 

This five-day workshop will explore how video can play an immersive role in your Canvas course. We will review how to record, edit, caption, share, and customize your video content to create engaging and interactive communication with your students. Come learn all the tips and tricks to strengthen your video production skills for the next semester and beyond. 

Stipends are available for first-time attendees for some FTC Spring 2022 programs. Faculty who previously attended and were paid a stipend for any of the programs, can attend again for their own enrichment, however, no stipends will be paid. Faculty must be an active employee at the time of completion for funding. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

Read more about Video in the LMS (Part 1)

Video in the LMS (Part 2)

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

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DATES: March 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 

TIME: 2:00pm – 3:30pm 

Stipend: $450 (for the series) 

Limit: 50 participants 

Recommended Attendees: Instructors who are new to using video in Canvas or would like to improve their skills 

This five-day workshop will explore how video can play an immersive role in your Canvas course. We will review how to record, edit, caption, share, and customize your video content to create engaging and interactive communication with your students. Come learn all the tips and tricks to strengthen your video production skills for the next semester and beyond. 

Stipends are available for first-time attendees for some FTC Spring 2022 programs. Faculty who previously attended and were paid a stipend for any of the programs, can attend again for their own enrichment, however, no stipends will be paid. Faculty must be an active employee at the time of completion for funding. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

Read more about Video in the LMS (Part 2)

Quiz Bootcamp (Part 2)

Wednesday, March 23, 2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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DATES: March 21, 23, 25 

TIME: 10:00am – 12:00pm 

Stipend: $360 (for the series) 

Limit: 50 participants 

Recommended Attendees: Instructors who are new to using Quizzes in Canvas or would like to improve their skills 

The Quiz Bootcampprovides an A-to-Z deep dive into quizzes in Canvas courses. During this three-session bootcamp, you will learn how to create quizzes and surveys, how to use the various question types provided, how to use question groups and question banks, how to reuse past quizzes or questions, how to provide accommodations such as extra time or different quiz dates, how to grade and provide feedback for quizzes and how to find and use the quiz analytics provided by Canvas.  

Stipends are available for first-time attendees for some FTC Spring 2022 programs. Faculty who previously attended and were paid a stipend for any of the programs, can attend again for their own enrichment, however, no stipends will be paid. Faculty must be an active employee at the time of completion for funding. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

Read more about Quiz Bootcamp (Part 2)

Video in the LMS (Part 3)

Wednesday, March 23, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

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DATES: March 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 

TIME: 2:00pm – 3:30pm 

Stipend: $450 (for the series) 

Limit: 50 participants 

Recommended Attendees: Instructors who are new to using video in Canvas or would like to improve their skills 

This five-day workshop will explore how video can play an immersive role in your Canvas course. We will review how to record, edit, caption, share, and customize your video content to create engaging and interactive communication with your students. Come learn all the tips and tricks to strengthen your video production skills for the next semester and beyond. 

Stipends are available for first-time attendees for some FTC Spring 2022 programs. Faculty who previously attended and were paid a stipend for any of the programs, can attend again for their own enrichment, however, no stipends will be paid. Faculty must be an active employee at the time of completion for funding. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

Read more about Video in the LMS (Part 3)

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