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If you are unable to attend a workshop/ webinar due to a schedule conflict, please contact the Faculty Technology Center (ftc@lsu.edu) to schedule a time to meet with you at your convenience.
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Plotting with Gnuplot
@ 09:00 AM
HPC Gnuplot is a portable command-line driven graphing utility for generating 2D and 3D plots. This course is an introduction to the plotting utility covering the basics of using Gnuplot, with a comparison to other utilities such as the graphics packages of R.
LSU Website Help - Open Lab
@ 09:00 AM
FTC Weekly "office hours" with M.E. and Becki in the Himes Lab to go over any LSU WordPress or Omni web editing questions you might have. Bring your questions and we'll resolve them!
Universal Design: How to Make You Course Accessible to All Learners
@ 12:00 PM
FTC Explore how to make your courses accessible to all learners in this 30 minute professional development session. Broken into two parts, the first half will focus on course design considerations. The second half will focus of strategies and best practices during course facilitation. Special guest Jeff Kissinger, EdD, director of Academic Services at AP will join us via web-conference to deliver this oh-so-essential topic for ensuring learners’ accessibility to online content.
Lunch & Learn Online: The Digital Playground: Tools to Enhance Classroom Instruction
@ 11:30 AM
FTC Do you struggle with finding the time to find great web resources to enhance the content you teach? In this webinar, we will provide you with four educator-tested websites that will engage students with course content. If you are looking for a more in-depth exploration of the activities or want to know how to integrate them into your specific course, please request an appointment with one of the staff members of the Faculty Technology Center. You can call 578-3375 (option 1), or email us at ftc@
Moodle for Non-Academic Use- The Basics
@ 01:30 PM
FTC The LSU Community Moodle instance was designed to provide a location for hosting non-academic online learning environments for LSU associates. The courses to be hosted might include not-for-credit classes, club or organization sponsored areas and online training sites. This workshop will cover the most commonly used features used in Community Moodle.
Introduction to Perl
@ 09:00 AM
HPC This training gives a brief introduction to the perl programming language, writing perl scripts, installing and using perl modules.
Using ‘Turnitin Feedback Studio’ to Improve Student Writing
@ 09:30 AM
FTC Turnitin Feedback Studio (the newest version of Turnitin) is a web-based solution that puts the student’s assignment at the center of the feedback process. It is not just a plagiarism detection tool. Learn how Turnitin Feedback Studio can manage student assignments, save instructors time, and support academic integrity while increasing feedback quality and student engagement. Grade anything and anywhere!
Practical Python Programming
@ 09:00 AM
HPC This training will provide a practical beginner introduction to Python programming language for science and engineering computations, focusing on popular Python modules such as numpy, scipy and matplotlib to get users familiar with building quick Python solutions for real world engineering/science applications.
GTA Webinar: Designing Multiple Choice Questions
@ 10:00 AM
FTC Need help developing multiple choice questions? This webinar will go over strategies that will help you write effective questions.
Lunch & Learn Online: Social Media – Building Your Personal Learning Network (PLN)
@ 11:30 AM
FTC A PLN is about making connections and building personal relationships with university professors and knowledge experts around the world. No matter where you are you can connect with your network to share expertise, discuss research and discover new teaching strategies. This webinar address how connecting, collaborating and communicating with others can have an impact on the way you teach and learn.
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