Workshops and Events

Below are some of the upcoming workshops and events of interest to GW faculty, instructors, and teaching assistants. See all upcoming workshops on the GW Libraries website.

Blackboard: Grade Center

December 7, 2021, 11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Learn about managing Columns, Categories, Smart Views, entering grades, and calculating grades using formulas such as weight distribution in the Grade Center.

The 80th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor and Churchill's Visit to Washington

December 7, 2021, 5:30 PM–6:30 PM

Moderated by journalist Robert Costa, this event focuses on December 1941 and its significant impact on World War II history.

Getting Started with Blackboard in 45 Minutes

December 14, 2021, 11:00 AM–11:45 AM

Learn the basics of GW's learning management system, Blackboard.

Worst Syllabus Ever: What to Avoid When Writing a Syllabus

December 14, 2021, 12:00 PM–1:00 PM

Learn how to design syllabi that promote student engagement and incorporate principles of inclusive teaching.

Inclusive Teaching: Strategies for Engaging All Students

December 14, 2021, 3:00 PM–4:00 PM

Strategize about implementing Inclusive techniques, addressing potential barriers, and adjusting for specific course contexts.

Library Carpentry: Tools for Librarians and Humanists

December 16, 2021, 12:00 AM–11:59 PM

Learn computational tools for working with metadata and text at scale.