Intro to LaTeX

LaTeX is a free high-quality typesetting system suitable for any form of publishing, but specially useful for technical or scientific documents. It is designed so that you won’t have to worry as much about the appearance of your document, and will be able to focus on getting the right content. We will talk about the basic structure of a document, the typesetting of complex mathematical formulas, inclusion of figures, and the generation of bibliographies with BibTeX.

Time: 
Tue, 05/09/2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Oral History Training

Interested in capturing and preserving the memories of an influential professor or beloved family member? This workshop will provide you with the practical skills that you need to conduct comprehensive oral history interviews. Participants will be introduced to the techniques that professional oral historians use in preparing, conducting, preserving, and providing access to the oral interviews they conduct. Taught by the three principal faculty members who direct the Special Collections & Archives Research Center Oral History Program, this is a terrific

Time: 
Fri, 05/05/2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Graduate Publishing Tips - Where, When & How

New to journal article writing? Learn some key publishing strategies and tips including how to get your story across, what to consider when choosing a journal to publish in, the value of impact factors, co-authorship considerations, and what to expect after you've submitted your article.

Time: 
Thu, 04/27/2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Manage Your Research Data

Learn basic strategies to manage your research data. We will talk about best practices for organizing your data, including file formats and naming conventions; storage and backup; archiving, preserving and sharing your data;and metadata and metadata standards. We will also talk about tools to write a data management plan.

Time: 
Wed, 04/26/2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Advanced Qualtrics

Learn how to create more sophisticated surveys and data gathering strategies using Qualtrics. We will cover survey flow (branching), piping text, using panels to distribute a survey to a specific group of people, triggers and using  libraries to store and reuse questions and surveys. Requirement: Introduction to Qualtrics or significant experience.

Time: 
Fri, 04/21/2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Intro to Qualtrics - Making Great Surveys

If you are doing program/event assessment or research involving data gathering, then you'll want to learn about Qualtrics. Qualtrics is a powerful survey research tool available to all OSU faculty and students. It's easy, powerful and, best of all, IRB compliant. This session will be an introduction to Qualtrics and will provide you with a basic overview of Qualtrics’ tools including how to create a basic survey and the different survey question types. We will learn about skips and display logic. We will also cover some different options for

Time: 
Fri, 04/21/2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

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