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Workshop: Mentoring Undergraduate Students (Mar. 3)

February 29th, 2016 by Kenya Hudson

Flyer, Information reflected in text.Thursday, March 3, 2016
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

JSU INNOVATE Classroom, 1st Floor of the H.T. Sampson Library

Designed to help faculty understand how to tailor research assistantship and other mentoring experiences to today's undergraduate student, this workshop addresses the following topics:  opportunities available via the Center for Undergraduate Research, differences between mentoring and advising, impact of mentoring on students' and faculty's research, the mechanics of tailoring mentoring experiences and introduction of the research process to undergraduates.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Flyer - Information reflected in the text.Thursday, February 11, 2016
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
JSU INNOVATE Classroom, 1st Floor of the H.T. Sampson Library

 

Designed to help faculty find ways to balance the demands of teaching, research and service, this workshop addresses the following topics:  integrating research interests and techniques into teaching, creating structured research time, carefully choosing service commitments that complement teaching philosophy and/or research agendas, learning to say "no" to service requests, applying for fellowships and grants that reduce teaching loads, and periodically assessing the balance one has achieved.

Light refreshments will be provided.  

 

The Center for University Scholars will host the White House Initiatives for HBCUs: Federal Funding Opportunities at the National Endowment for Humanities Webinar.

Thursday, February 11, 2016
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Central Time
JSU INNOVATE Classroom, 1st Floor of the H.T. Sampson Library

The webinar will cover the types of NEH grant programs in a variety of areas (e.g. education, research, public access and preservation); optimal proposal writing practices; and the proposal submission and review process.  Participants will be able to ask questions.  

 

Thursday, February 4, 2016
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Holden Reading Room, 4th Floor of the H.T. Sampson Library

Photo of Sheila AllenJoin us for Ms. Sheila Allen's research talk, "Music and the Brain."  The talk is co-sponsored by the Department of Music and the Center for University Scholars.  Join us for an engaging talk and light refreshments!

Sheila Allen is a licensed occupational therapist specializes in sensory processing and is especially interested in the relationship between sound & movement and behavior. Sheila holds a BS in Occupational Therapy from Utica College of Syracuse University and a MA in Psychology from Teachers' College, Columbia University. Sheila maintains an active clinical caseload and collaborates with schools, hospitals, and professionals of varied backgrounds in creating programs and models for intervention in Chatham, NJ. 

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Holden Reading Room, 4th Floor of the H.T. Sampson Library

Join us for Dr. Young Sik Cho's research talk, "The Impact of Managerial Metacognition on a Firm's Total Quality Management and Sustainable Competitive Advantages."  Dr. Cho is an assistant professor of management in the Department of Management and Marketing.  Join us for an engaging talk and light refreshments!

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Tuesday, January 26, 2016
11:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Holden Reading Room, 4th Floor of the H.T. Sampson Library

Join us for Dr. Wendy Thompson's research talk, "Religious Involvement and Social Support as Predictors of Alcohol Use in a Conservative Christian University."  Dr. Thompson is an associate professor in the School of Social Work.  Join us for an engaging talk and light refreshments!

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