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Upcoming Events, Classes, & More in ZSR Library

  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Have you ever needed to meet with someone across campus, but you didn't quite have enough time to get there and back before your next meeting? Or are you traveling out of town, but still want to be able to hold class? Or would you like to interview an out-of-town candidate for an open position and spare travel expenses? Or would you like to wow your students by bringing in a guest speaker from the west coast, or abroad? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you must come to this class! At Wake Forest University, students, faculty, and staff members have access to schedule and host WebEx meetings. This means you can meet and collaborate online, synchronously, anywhere you have a computer or mobile device and an internet connection! In this session, learners will be introduced to the four WebEx centers, with a strong focus on Meeting Center. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Commons Conference Rooms - G Floor
    CTSI Seminar Series-sponsored by the Clinical and Translational Science Institute, presents Rogan Kesh, PhD Provost and Professor of Political Science, Wake Forest University. Rogan Kersh, who has studied the millenial generation for more than a decade, offers research-based observations about this distinctive group. Provost Kersh will focus on how to attract and retain millenials in the workplace, as well as how best to manage and mentor them. Rogan Kersh received his B.A. from Wake Forest in 1986, and returned as provost and professor of political science in July 2012. In this role he oversees the University's academic mission and programs to support and enhance research, teaching, and graduate and undergraduate programs. He also coordinates academic programming with the administration of the School of Medicine. Lunch is provided. No registration is required. Location: Commons Conference Rooms, G floor, Nutrition Building, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Join us as we learn the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint! In this class we will explore the PowerPoint interface, as well as the File, Home, Insert, Design, Transitions, and Slide Show tabs. After this class, attendees will be equipped with the knowledge to create and deliver solid presentations with PowerPoint. We hope to see you there! PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    A twist on a campus favorite! This version of WWDTM has brand new questions and a special ZSR themed wild card round. Come and learn about Wake Forest history, tradition, and culture in a gameshow modeled after the NPR show Wait Wait....Don't Tell Me. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Come learn about the financial reports available through Cognos! This hands-on course, open to those with current financial reporting responsibilities, will cover accessing Cognos and generating the new and improved summary and transaction reports. This class is required before access to the financial reports is granted. To achieve the maximum benefit from this course, a laptop is strongly recommended. The reports to be covered include: Operating Summary Operating Summary with Activity and Location Activity Code Summary Location Code Summary Budget Officer Summary Restricted Grant Summary Projects Summary Endowed, Designated, Restricted Contributions, Start Ups and Center Grants Summary Fund Balance Summary Account Analysis Summary Transaction Detail AP Invoice Detail Encumbrance Detail Salary & Fringe Detail Salary & Fringe Encumbrance Detail Agency Fund Detail Reserve Fund Detail PO-Invoice Reconciliation Detail PO-Invoice Reconciliation with Line Items Detail All of the Summary reports are delivered in two versions one that is formatted and ready to print or share, and one that is Excel downloadable which is ready for ad hoc analysis. Summary reports are also delivered with drill down capabilities. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Would you like to take your PowerPoint presentation to the next level? Join us for this workshop where we'll explore PowerPoint's more advanced features including: - Customizing themes - Inserting audio and video - Creating SmartArt graphics - Setting up triggered animations - Exploring playback and looping options - Creating a PowerPoint Photo Album and more! We look forward to seeing you there! PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Do you ever need to send out a simple questionnaire or survey? Would you like to poll your students or fellow faculty or staff about something? Google Forms can help! Located inside our Google Drive, we can use Google Forms as a simple or sophisticated survey tool! Join us to learn more! PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Have you explored Google Drive? Did you know that with Google Drive, you can create, share, and simultaneously collaborate on text documents, spreadsheets, surveys, and presentations? If not, this class is for you! Google Drive is dramatically changing the way we share and collaborate on files! In this fun, hands-on class, we will explore Google Drive's home interface, we will create files with Google Drive, and we will take a look at how to upload and share our own previously created files to Google Drive. Join us! PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 476
    Everything you ever wanted to know about the coolest place on campus but were afraid to ask! Join us as we talk about who we are, what we do, and how we do it at ZSR! Learn all about the services ZSR provides for students, faculty, and staff! The workshop will be followed by a 20 minute tour for those interested!
  • ZSR Library, Special Collections & Archives Research Room (Room 625)
    This exhibit focuses on the work of a Preservation Librarian, Craig Fansler, who has worked in ZSR Library for 22 years. Craig cares for and provides important physical preservation for ZSRs Special Collections and the General Collectionimportant, as it ensures their long-term survival. Among the unique items on display, the exhibit includes artists and miniature books, A Vietnam-era scroll, and an Ethiopian psalter.
  • ZSR Library, 477
    Coming to an academic building near you! Join us for a 30 minute "highlight reel" focusing on technologies offered by WFU. We will highlight tools that are under utilized, but can significantly impact your teaching, research, service, and administrative work. Please bring your laptop, smartphone or tablet. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Come learn about the financial reports available through Cognos! This hands-on course, open to those with current financial reporting responsibilities, will cover accessing Cognos and generating the new and improved summary and transaction reports. This class is required before access to the financial reports is granted. To achieve the maximum benefit from this course, a laptop is strongly recommended. The reports to be covered include: Operating Summary Operating Summary with Activity and Location Activity Code Summary Location Code Summary Budget Officer Summary Restricted Grant Summary Projects Summary Endowed, Designated, Restricted Contributions, Start Ups and Center Grants Summary Fund Balance Summary Account Analysis Summary Transaction Detail AP Invoice Detail Encumbrance Detail Salary & Fringe Detail Salary & Fringe Encumbrance Detail Agency Fund Detail Reserve Fund Detail PO-Invoice Reconciliation Detail PO-Invoice Reconciliation with Line Items Detail All of the Summary reports are delivered in two versions one that is formatted and ready to print or share, and one that is Excel downloadable which is ready for ad hoc analysis. Summary reports are also delivered with drill down capabilities. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Library Auditorium (Room 404)
    The documentary shows the destruction and atrocities of the civil war through a combination of eye-witness accounts shot on mobile phones and posted to the internet, and footage shot during the siege of Homs. It captures the utter hopelessness of what's going on in the world today, with a touch of a slim hope that cinema can help.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Come learn about the financial reports available through Cognos! This hands-on course, open to those with current financial reporting responsibilities, will cover accessing Cognos and generating the new and improved summary and transaction reports. This class is required before access to the financial reports is granted. To achieve the maximum benefit from this course, a laptop is strongly recommended. The reports to be covered include: Operating Summary Operating Summary with Activity and Location Activity Code Summary Location Code Summary Budget Officer Summary Restricted Grant Summary Projects Summary Endowed, Designated, Restricted Contributions, Start Ups and Center Grants Summary Fund Balance Summary Account Analysis Summary Transaction Detail AP Invoice Detail Encumbrance Detail Salary & Fringe Detail Salary & Fringe Encumbrance Detail Agency Fund Detail Reserve Fund Detail PO-Invoice Reconciliation Detail PO-Invoice Reconciliation with Line Items Detail All of the Summary reports are delivered in two versions one that is formatted and ready to print or share, and one that is Excel downloadable which is ready for ad hoc analysis. Summary reports are also delivered with drill down capabilities. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.
  • ZSR Library, Room 204
    Come learn about the financial reports available through Cognos! This hands-on course, open to those with current financial reporting responsibilities, will cover accessing Cognos and generating the new and improved summary and transaction reports. This class is required before access to the financial reports is granted. To achieve the maximum benefit from this course, a laptop is strongly recommended. The reports to be covered include: Operating Summary Operating Summary with Activity and Location Activity Code Summary Location Code Summary Budget Officer Summary Restricted Grant Summary Projects Summary Endowed, Designated, Restricted Contributions, Start Ups and Center Grants Summary Fund Balance Summary Account Analysis Summary Transaction Detail AP Invoice Detail Encumbrance Detail Salary & Fringe Detail Salary & Fringe Encumbrance Detail Agency Fund Detail Reserve Fund Detail PO-Invoice Reconciliation Detail PO-Invoice Reconciliation with Line Items Detail All of the Summary reports are delivered in two versions one that is formatted and ready to print or share, and one that is Excel downloadable which is ready for ad hoc analysis. Summary reports are also delivered with drill down capabilities. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is required for this event. Use the "Register" link on this page.

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