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IT is continuing its rollout of new staff computers. These new computers are running Windows 10. Drop in to this training session to learn about the features and tools available in Windows 10 and to learn more about the new staff rollout computers.

Training sessions will be offered on the following dates:
Wednesday, Oct. 17, 10 a.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 9 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2 p.m.

If you prefer to view an online version of this training, click "More On This Announcement" below.

Event Date: October 17; 10-11 a.m.
Location: Combs Building 232



This is a repeat of the sessions offered on Aug. 30 and Oct. 9.

Instructors often report that their students can't or don't read assigned texts in their classes. In this hands-on workshop, participants will think about the role of reading for learning in their courses and practice metacognitive strategies that can help students read with purpose and develop as critical readers.

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Event Date: October 29; 9:05-10 a.m.
Location: Faculty Center for Teaching & Learning, Crabbe Library 318

Contact Information: Noel Studio, 622-7403
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This session will allow participants to gain a rudimentary understanding of a culturally responsive pedagogy framework that might be effective for educating students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. Participants will explore the principles of culturally responsive pedagogy that can be used to re-frame curricula in the classroom.

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Event Date: October 23; 11 a.m.-Noon
Location: Faculty Center for Teaching & Learning, Crabbe Library 318

Contact Information: Noel Studio, 622-7403
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The fall membership drive at WEKU-FM ends today at 6:30 p.m. To join WEKU, visit http://weku.fm and click on the "Donate" link. The telephone number to call during the membership drive is 800-621-8890. The station is celebrating its 50th anniversary this month.

Event Date: October 12; By 6:30 p.m.
, 800-621-8890
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Join EKU Libraries on Homecoming Saturday (Oct. 20) for an entertaining talk by America's Funniest Professor. Dr. Carl Hurley is a Hall of Distinguished Alumni inductee, former EKU professor of education, and recipient of the institution's honorary doctoral degree. Reception to follow. Admission is free, but space is limited. Reserve your spot via the Homecoming registration portal: http://alumni.eku.edu/carl-hurley.

Event Date: October 20; 12:30-2 p.m.
Location: Allen Auditorium, Room 108, John Grant Crabbe Main Library
Cost: Free



It is that time of the year again, one of EKU's favorite holidays: Homecoming! A trademark Homecoming event is the annual 5K. Sign up today.

Online Registration: Closes Oct. 15, $15

T-Shirts available on race day for $20 while supplies last.

Check-in and race-day registration is at the Fitness and Wellness Center from 6:30 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Pay with credit card, cash or check on race day.

All racers check in at the Fitness and Wellness Center to obtain a race number and timing chip between 6:30 a.m. and 7:45 a.m. At 7:50 a.m., runners will be escorted from check-in to the starting line.

If questions, contact Justin Raymer.

Event Date: October 20; 8 a.m.
Location: Van Hoose Parking Lot
Cost: With Shirt, $25; Without Shirt, $15

Contact Information: Justin Raymer , 622-6755
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Join us for an informative session led by Dr. Beth Polin, an assistant professor of management with many years of online teaching experience. During the session, Dr. Polin will discuss the online student unique expectations when it comes to assignment schedule and course due dates in general. After all, they are choosing to take online courses because of the flexibility such courses provide. This session will provide participants with strategies for maintaining pedagogical integrity while meeting the scheduling demands of online students.

Dr. Polin will also discuss the changes she has made to her online courses over the years, specifics related to her successes and mistakes, pedagogy, and student feedback (anecdotal and formal course evaluations).

Come over to Commonwealth Hall 1801 for an interesting discussion—or view it online via Zoom at https://zoom.us/j/398137828. (Enter your first and last name and log in as guest.) Add to calendar.

Event Date: October 22; 11 a.m.
Location: Commonwealth Hall 1801 and Streaming
Cost: Free

Contact Information: Nedim Slijepcevic, 622-4839


Baked Russet Potato
Minestrone Soup
Cheeseburger Breakfast Cup
Asian Seared Beef Strips
Southwest Grilled Chicken Sandwich
Chicken Cobb Mini Wrap
Puerco Comino
Grilled Ancho-Lime Chicken
Old-Fashioned Bread Pudding
Apple Crumb Cupcake

Event Date: October 15; 11 a.m.
Location: Upper Case Dining Hall
Cost: $9

Contact Information: Jeremy Hacker, 622-5005
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Asparagus Mushroom Risotto
Chicken Noodle Soup
Sweet & Spicy Coleslaw
Pepperoni Stromboli
Bow Tie Alfredo with Bacon
Chicken Shawarma Platter
Crispy Chicken Nuggets
Chicken-Blue Power Salad
Crispy Pollock
Grilled Mesquite Chicken
Apple Betty
Carrot Cake Whoopie Pie

Event Date: October 16; 11 a.m.
Location: Upper Case Dining Hall
Cost: $9

Contact Information: Jeremy Hacker, 622-5005
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