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Number of events: 41

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Thursday, August 27, 2015

Summit Finance Dashboard for Academic Departments (includes the Academic Administrator, PI and Pre Award Dashboards) FIN_SUM100

Registration Required o This live online webinar gives you the tools to navigate through the Academic Administrator, PI and Pre Award Summit Dashboards where you can manage your Sponsored Projects and Non Sponsored Project . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Tara Nevins and Jessica Powers
Friday, August 28, 2015

Summit Finance Dashboard for Administrative Departments – (includes the Department Administrative Dashboard) FINSUM103

Registration Required This live online webinar gives you the tools to navigate through the Administrative Department Summit Dashboards. This dashboard has been tailor designed to meet the Financial Reporting needs of the . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Tara Nevins and Jessica Powers
Friday, August 28, 2015

GeniusBar

We are happy to introduce you to our new initiative to help and support with any EPiServer, Search Engine Optimization and Website related needs you might have. Genius bar webteam is available for . . .
Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-Lobby - Medical School Lobby, Medical School Building, University Campus
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

EpiServer - Web Site Navigation

Registration Required This class will teach you the basic fundamentals of web site navigation, best practices and recommendations for navigation options that help users navigate through your website effectively. We will . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Insights into the assembly of human T-cell lymphotropic virus Type-a from fluorescence fluctuation experiments

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Joachim Mueller, Ph.D.
University of Minnesota
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

ECRT & Space Survey Lab ECERT102

Registration Required The lab is for department administrators and staff who have already been trained in ECRT (effort certification system) and Archibus (online space survey system). The lab provides guidance in resolving . . .
Available Seats: 3
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: 13W319 The Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Gimel Chan & John Legere
Prerequisite: Effort Certification System (ECRT) Training
Wednesday, September 2, 2015

ECRT & Space Survey Lab ECERT102

Registration Required The lab is for department administrators and staff who have already been trained in ECRT (effort certification system) and Archibus (online space survey system). The lab provides guidance in resolving . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 13W319 The Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Gimel Chan & John Legere
Prerequisite: Effort Certification System (ECRT) Training
Thursday, September 3, 2015

EpiServer - The Basics

Registration Required This basic 3-hour course is designed to give attendees a review of EPiServer interface and a working knowledge of EpiServer functionality. Hands-on activities include the following: • Adding new p . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Thursday, September 3, 2015

GSBS Read

Registration Required All members of the UMMS community are invited to hear Jessica Wapner, author of "The Philadelphia Chromosome," speak about her work. . . .
Available Seats: 99
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: S1-342 Faculty Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Jessica Wapner
Author, "The Philadelphia Chromosome"
Thursday, September 3, 2015

BuyWays Requisitioner Training

Registration Required UMass BuyWays is the University's one-stop shopping system for eProcurement users. This module describes the procedures related to the role of Requisitioner. Upon completion of this topic, you wil . . .
Available Seats: 2
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 13W319 The Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Annie Delaney-Magee
Prerequisite: None
Thursday, September 3, 2015

Exploring the Role of FUS Mutants from Stress Granule Incorporation to Nucleopathy in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: AS6-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Hae Kyung Ko
Cell Biology Program
Thursday, September 3, 2015

Faculty Council

The Faculty Council considers issues and matters of interest to the faculty and advises the Chancellor, the Dean of the School of Medicine, other senior administrators as appropriate, and the Executiv . . .
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: S1-608 Jacob F. Hiatt Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Tuesday, September 8, 2015

New Faculty Orientation

Registration Required The purpose of this orientation is to present new faculty at all levels with an overview of the institution, toward assisting faculty in beginning a successful career at the University of Massachusett . . .
Available Seats: 13
Time: 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Robert Milner, PhD
Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Controlling transcription elongation of coding and non-coding RNAs

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: AS4-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Karen Adelman, PhD
Principal Investigator, Transcriptional Responses to the Environment Group, Epigenetics & Stem Cell Laboratory, NIEHS, NIH
Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Orientation for Onboarding Mentors

Registration Required Have you been assigned as an onboarding mentor for a new faculty member or are you interested in becoming an onboarding mentor? An onboarding mentor provides new faculty with immediate guidance to . . .
Available Seats: 14
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-350 Island Conference Room S2, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Joanna Cain, MD
Tuesday, September 8, 2015

4th Annual Convocation Welcome Luncheon for the LGBTA Community

Registration Required Convocation Luncheon for the LGBTA Community is an opportunity for our entire academic and clinical community to come together to welcome and support our LGBT community and to hear from a speaker on L . . .
Available Seats: 89
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-342 Faculty Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: John Paul Sanchez, MD, MPH
John Paul Sanchez, MD, MPH, Assistant Dean, Diversity and Inclusion, Assistant Professor, Emergency Department, Office of Diversity and Community Engagement Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Board Member and Chair of Clinical Committee, Callen-Lorde
Tuesday, September 8, 2015

EpiServer - Blocks Basics Essential Training

Registration Required If you have attended a Basics Training in EPiServer, you are now ready to learn more about blocks. Blocks are pieces of content that can be located in specific regions on a page and shared among multi . . .
Available Seats: 7
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Resource Scheduler Training

Registration Required
Available Seats: 7
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Cindy Cote
Wednesday, September 9, 2015

ECRT & Space Survey Lab ECERT102

Registration Required The lab is for department administrators and staff who have already been trained in ECRT (effort certification system) and Archibus (online space survey system). The lab provides guidance in resolving . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: 13W319 The Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Gimel Chan & John Legere
Prerequisite: Effort Certification System (ECRT) Training
Wednesday, September 9, 2015

ECRT & Space Survey Lab ECERT102

Registration Required The lab is for department administrators and staff who have already been trained in ECRT (effort certification system) and Archibus (online space survey system). The lab provides guidance in resolving . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: 13W319 The Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Gimel Chan and John Legere
Prerequisite: Effort Certification System (ECRT) Training
Thursday, September 10, 2015

SharePoint 2010 Site Owner Training

Registration Required If you are the primary administrator of a SharePoint site, you will need to register for this class. As a site owner, you will learn how to manage a SharePoint site, its libraries, lists and other co . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: South Street Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Information Technology
Thursday, September 10, 2015

Executive Council

Purpose: To advise the Chancellor on substantive matters pertaining to governance of UMMS, and to review and approve all recommendations originating in the Faculty Council regarding academic matters a . . .
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: S1-607 Goff Lazare Auditorium, Medical School Building, University Campus
Thursday, September 10, 2015

Women's Faculty Committee

The Mission of the Women's Faculty Committee of UMMS/UMMHC is to address the needs of women faculty and promote the status of women in the University of Massachusetts Medical School and the UMass Me . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Molly Waring, PhD and Sarah Cutrona, MD Co-Chairs
Thursday, September 10, 2015

How does L-DOPA increase dendrodendritic dopamine transmission?

John T Williams, Ph.D. . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: John T Williams, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist, Vollum Institute, Oregon Health Science University
Thursday, September 10, 2015

Qualifying Exam Recognition & Welcome Back Reception

Registration Required GSBS annual recognition of students who have passed their Qualifying Exam. Followed by the annual GSBS Welcome Back reception. . . .
Available Seats: 300
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: AS2-2102 Auditorium, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Friday, September 11, 2015

Preparing for Promotion

Registration Required This workshop is designed to provide information and resources for UMMS faculty who are considering promotion in the near future. The workshops will include Promotion at UMMS, Are You Ready for Promot . . .
Available Seats: 38
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Robert Milner, PhD
UMMS, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Development
Friday, September 11, 2015

ATP-Dependent Heterochromatin Remodeling

Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Benjamin Jon Manning
Interdisciplinary Graduate Program
Friday, September 11, 2015

Pushing the boundaries of bioluminescence using synthetic luciferins

Time: 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: David Mofford
Biochemistry And Molecular Pharmacology
Friday, September 11, 2015

EpiServer - Updating and Managing A Calendar/Upcoming Events/News Feed

Registration Required In this hands on Calendar tool training class you will learn how to create a calendar for your website and update it with various types of events including “Recurring Events”. If your site is utili . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Tuesday, September 15, 2015

EpiServer - Hero Sliders (Picture Galleries)

Registration Required If you have attended the Basics in EPiServer, you are now ready to learn how to create Hero Sliders. Hero Sliders are picture galleries, or picture carousels, which rotate a series of images and are . . .
Available Seats: 2
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Tuesday, September 15, 2015

MaPS Tuesday Seminar Series

A pizza luncheon will be served following the seminar. . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Read Pukkila-Worley, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Program in Innate Immunity, Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
Wednesday, September 16, 2015

ECRT & Space Survey Lab ECERT102

Registration Required The lab is for department administrators and staff who have already been trained in ECRT (effort certification system) and Archibus (online space survey system). The lab provides guidance in resolving . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: 13W319 The Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Gimel Chan and John Legere
Prerequisite: Effort Certification System (ECRT) Training
Friday, September 18, 2015

Blackboard Learn Essentials and the UMMS Institutional Template

Registration Required An introductory session to Blackboard Learn and the UMMS Institutional Template with a hands-on component to allow practice uploading and managing content in Blackboard Learn. • Overview of the Bb . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Friday, September 18, 2015

EpiServer - Blocks Basics Essential Training

Registration Required If you have attended a Basics Training in EPiServer, you are now ready to learn more about blocks. Blocks are pieces of content that can be located in specific regions on a page and shared among multi . . .
Available Seats: 7
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Tuesday, September 22, 2015

"Connecting Cancer to Aging - An Evolutionary Approach Using In Vivo and Silico Modeling"

A pizza luncheon will be served following the seminar. . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: James V. DeGregori, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO
Tuesday, September 22, 2015

English Conversation for Professionals (ESL Intermediate)

Registration Required Learn about life in the United States, gain confidence in your English skills, and make some new friends while practicing conversation. Participants will engage in activities that will enhance their E . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Steve Silverman
Wednesday, September 23, 2015

EpiServer - The Basics

Registration Required This basic 3-hour course is designed to give attendees a review of EPiServer interface and a working knowledge of EpiServer functionality. Hands-on activities include the following: • Adding new p . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Wednesday, September 23, 2015

ESL Text Talk (ESL Intermediate/Advanced)

Registration Required What does it mean to live in America as a global citizen? As we interact with American authors, articles, short stories, and group activities, we will explore many aspects of this question. In this co . . .
Available Seats: 14
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Terry Curtin
Thursday, September 24, 2015

Worm Neurosurgery: Employing biophotonics to study neuronal damage and regeneration in C. elegans

Chris Gabel, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Physiology and Biophysics Boston University School of Medicine . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Chris Gabel, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology and Biophysics, Boston University School of Medicine
Friday, September 25, 2015

11th Annual National Conference on HIV/AIDS & Aging

AGENDA: 8:30 – 8:45 am - Opening Remarks Jim Campbell, Shirley Royster 8:45 – 9:00 am - National HIV Continuum & Intersection with Aging Dawn Fukuda, Sc.M 9:00 – 9:40 am - HIV Update . . .
Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: TBD, Off Campus Campus
Friday, September 25, 2015

Conversations on Encore Careers

Enjoy a relaxed discussion with former faculty who have transitioned from their original health career into other paths. Learn about their journey and the lessons gained on that road. . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Don Hnatowich, PhD interviewed by Dr. Michael King