Library - Scholarly Commons

This calendar includes events sponsored by the Scholarly Commons as well as those by

our campus partners

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Sunday, November 27, 2022

Monday, November 28, 2022

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

    • All Day
    • Campbell Gallery, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL 61801

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am   Wed. morning

    In this 2-hour online course, you will become familiar with the Excel's interface. Topics will also include entering, editing, and formatting data in a worksheet, performing basic formulas, printing and using Help.

    • 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
    • 210 Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois Street, Urbana

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm   Wed. morning

    Join us in a one-hour online session to explore some advanced features of Zoom. Features covered will include breakout rooms, setting a virtual background, recording, and more. Link sent if registered by 8 am.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Wed. afternoon
    • online

    In this 2-hour online course you will learn how to add, divide, multiply, and subtract by entering formulas into Excel worksheets. Other topics will include an exploration of just a few of the hundreds of functions available in Excel. We will learn how to find a specific function, as well as how to get help while entering arguments.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   W afternoon
    • L410 Digital Computer Lab, 1304 W Springfield, Urbana

    This 2-hour Outlook Calendar workshop, participants will learn to schedule & edit appointments; work with calendar labels and tasks displayed on the Calendar. We will schedule with the Scheduling Assistant, practice scheduling a conference room, and discuss scheduling Online Meetings, and discuss calendar permissions.

    • 5:00 - 6:00 pm

Thursday, December 1, 2022

Friday, December 2, 2022

Saturday, December 3, 2022

Sunday, December 4, 2022

Monday, December 5, 2022

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

    • 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • 182 Armory Building

    Being fully engaged 100% of the time is not a realistic expectation, but there are a variety of ways to promote student engagement so they can get the most out of their learning. This workshop will focus on concepts underlying student engagement and practical strategies to engage our students across diverse formats.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Wed afternoon

    In this 2-hour online workshop, you will learn how to select data in an Excel worksheet and work with Chart tools to customize the chart type, chart layout, and chart style that best represents the selected data. Once the chart is exactly the way you want it, we will learn how to save it as a template to use again.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Tu afternoon
    • Digital Computer Lab, 1304 W Springfield, Urbana

    Join us in a hand-on training session using OneNote 365 where we will discuss the structure of notebooks, practice putting data into them, and explore the interconnectivity of Microsoft applications with OneNote. This session is aimed for beginner users of OneNote.

Thursday, December 8, 2022

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am   Thur morning

    In this 2-hour online workshop, participants will learn how to create a two-page InDesign brochure from scratch, import graphics, and manipulate basic text and text frames. No prior knowledge of InDesign is required. Link sent if registered by 8 am

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    CITL's Instructional Support Team is hosting office hours to answer any questions you have about using Canvas and to provide support for your course.  Join us between 11am and noon on Thursdays on zoom, at https://illinois.zoom.us/j/87259297204?pwd=ZE1IN05NeXhlODcxY2ZYcUtsL3JEZz09.  

    • 3:00 - 4:00 pm

Friday, December 9, 2022

Monday, December 12, 2022

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm   Tues afternoon
    • L410 Digital Computer Lab, 1304 W Springfield, Urbana

    Join us in an online session using OneNote where we will discuss the structure of notebooks and how OneNote notebooks work within MS Teams. Prereq: understand Teams and MS OneNote.

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

Thursday, December 15, 2022

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Th morning
    • L410 Digital Computer Lab, 1304 W Springfield, Urbana

    In this 2-hour in-person InDesign workshop, participants will learn the basics of adding interactivity to your Adobe InDesign documents, including adding links, buttons, animation, and sharing your interactive document. Basic knowledge of InDesign is required.  

    • 7:00 pm
    • Champaign Library

    Matthew Ehrlich, author of "Dangerous Ideas on Campus: Sex, Conspiracy, and Academic Freedom in the Age of JFK," gives a book talk at the Champaign Library in Champaign, IL.

Friday, December 16, 2022

    • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Online -OR - In-person at the Siebel Center for Design, Level 1, Upper Lobby

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm   Fri morning

    Microsoft Teams is a communications platform available through MS Office 365. During this two-hour live online workshop, we will focus on the Teams experience from a team member’s perspective. Topics include learning how to navigate Teams ; communicating with others in Teams (including chat); setting and managing notifications of Team activity. Link sent if registered by 8

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Saturday, February 4, 2023

Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Thursday, February 9, 2023

Friday, February 10, 2023

Thursday, February 23, 2023

Friday, February 24, 2023

Thursday, March 2, 2023

Friday, March 3, 2023

    • All Day

    • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center (Room 108) and Zoom

    The 21st annual Women’s and Gender History Symposium at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign will take place on March 3 and 4 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Room 108 of Levis Faculty Center and online via Zoom. It will showcase graduate papers that foreground histories of women, gender, sexuality, and/or queerness.

Saturday, March 4, 2023

    • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center (Room 108) and Zoom

    The 21st annual Women’s and Gender History Symposium at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign will take place on March 3 and 4 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Room 108 of Levis Faculty Center and online via Zoom. It will showcase graduate papers that foreground histories of women, gender, sexuality, and/or queerness.

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Thursday, March 9, 2023

Thursday, March 23, 2023

Friday, March 24, 2023

Monday, March 27, 2023

    • All Day

    The Cancer Center at Illinois and Humanities Research Institute will be co-hosting speaker Olufunmilayo Olopade, Walter L. Pamer Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine and Human Genetics and founding director of the Center for Clinical Cancer Genetics and Global Health at the University of Chicago Medicine.

Thursday, March 30, 2023

Friday, March 31, 2023

Tuesday, April 4, 2023

Friday, April 7, 2023

    • 1:00 pm

    Join Cynthia Clampitt author of, "Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartland" and "Destination Heartland: A Guide to Discovering the Midwest's Remarkable Past," for a book talk in Algonquin, IL.

Tuesday, April 11, 2023

Friday, April 14, 2023

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Thursday, April 20, 2023

Friday, April 21, 2023

Tuesday, May 2, 2023

Thursday, May 4, 2023

Friday, May 5, 2023