Events

Events for Fall Semester, 2018.

Please click on each event link for registration.

If you have any Questions regarding the events below, please send an email to doredevents@ncat.edu


Finding Funding Opportunities

Monday, September 10, 2018

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

IRC 410

URL: https://ncat.neolms.com/visitor_catalog_class/show/1103266

“How do I find funding opportunities? And how do I determine which opportunities are best for me?” Come learn the answers to these and other questions in this interactive, hands-on workshop. Bring your laptop!


Best Practices in Managing Funded Projects

Monday, September 10, 2018

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

IRC 410

URL: https://ncat.neolms.com/visitor_catalog_class/show/946258

Come learn hints, tips, and best practices for managing funding projects effectively and efficiently!


Grantwriting 101

Friday, September 21, 2018

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

IRC 410

URL: https://ncat.neolms.com/visitor_catalog_class/show/1103272

Are you a new faculty member, a faculty member new to research, or a faculty member who’s coming back to research? Come to this workshop, which is all about writing grant proposals—from A to Z.


Reaching Out to Program Officers

Thursday, September 27, 2018

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

IRC 410

URL: https://ncat.neolms.com/visitor_catalog_class/show/1103281

Got an interesting idea? You’ll want to run it past a program officer to see whether their program might fund it. Come learn some best practices in communicating with program officers!


New Faculty Orientation

Thursday, October 11, 2018

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

IRC 410 and the IRC’s 4th floor atrium

(this will be by invitation only)


Creating Task Lists and Proposal Templates from RFPs

Friday, October 12, 2018

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

IRC 410

URL: https://ncat.neolms.com/visitor_catalog_class/show/1103283

Come learn how to identify and pull the essentials out of an RFP in order to create task lists and proposal templates!


Revising and Restructuring Your Proposal Drafts

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

IRC 410

URL: https://ncat.neolms.com/visitor_catalog_class/show/1103395

Come learn a few simple but valuable tricks to help you create and maintain a strongly persuasive argument centered around an effective logic structure! Bring your laptop!


Budget Development for NIH-Sponsored Research

Monday, November 5, 2018

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

IRC 410

URL: https://ncat.neolms.com/visitor_catalog_class/show/1103397

Come learn how to develop budgets for NIH-sponsored research projects! Bring your laptop to this interactive, hands-on workshop.


STEM LUNCH AND LEARN SESSIONS

Demystifying the Agency Review Process (panel)

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

IRC 410

URL: https://ncat.neolms.com/visitor_catalog_class/show/1117322

As one of the Fall 2018 STEM Lunch and Learn sessions co-sponsored by the STEM Center of Excellence for Active Learning, HBCU-UP ACE Implementation project, and Division of Research and Economic Development (DORED), a panel of past and current agency reviewers will discuss the peer review process at their respective agencies, which will help attendees understand the process their proposals undergo between submission and selection for award.

Participant limit: 30 (Please send any dietary restrictions to doredevents@ncat.edu.)


Teaching Ideologies: Exploring the Values That Inform Our Teaching

Thursday, October 18, 2018

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

IRC 410

URL: https://ncat.neolms.com/visitor_catalog_class/show/1117334

At this event—which is part of the Fall 2018 STEM Lunch and Learn Series and is co-sponsored by the STEM Center of Excellence for Active Learning, HBCU-UP ACE Implementation project, and Division of Research and Economic Development (DORED)—we will introduce Dr. Audrey Dentith, the new Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE), formerly the ATL (Academy for Teaching and Learning). She will give a short lecture and lead us in an exercise to help us explore our own ideologies and values that inform our teaching and learning processes.   

Participant limit: 30 (Please send any dietary restrictions to doredevents@ncat.edu.)


Data Science and Analytics (DSA) Advancing STEM Education at NC A&T

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

IRC 410

URL: https://ncat.neolms.com/visitor_catalog_class/show/1117340

During this session—which is part of the Fall 2018 STEM Lunch and Learn Series and is co-sponsored by the STEM Center of Excellence for Active Learning, HBCU-UP ACE Implementation project, and Division of Research and Economic Development (DORED)—Dr. Guoqing Tang will discuss his NSF ACE DSA project activities, its preliminary outcomes, and the opportunities/benefits it provides to faculty researchers here at NC A&T.

Participant limit: 30 (Please send any dietary restrictions to doredevents@ncat.edu.)


Positioning for Publication (panel) (Cancelled)

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

IRC 410

URL: https://ncat.neolms.com/visitor_catalog_class/show/1117343

During this session—which is part of the Fall 2018 STEM Lunch and Learn Series and is co-sponsored by the STEM Center of Excellence for Active Learning, HBCU-UP ACE Implementation project, and Division of Research and Economic Development (DORED)—a panel of well-published faculty members and resource staff will discuss how to position yourself for publication. Subtopics may include understanding journal rankings, co-authoring, negotiating first-author status, protecting writing time, and locating a personal editor or first reviewer in your discipline.

Participant limit: 30 (Please send any dietary restrictions to doredevents@ncat.edu.)