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Moon Library Events Events, Meetings, Deadlines and More

September
3

Tuesday

Discover Primo - Moon Library Skill Sharpener

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 19 Moon Library | Come learn how to use the new library discovery system – Primo! Over the summer, the library moved to a new catalog and search system, and searching for books and articles looks a little different. See what’s new and how to make searching and getting materials ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library | Contact: Casey Koons, x6715


September
12

Thursday

Getting Started with Citation Managers - Moon Library Skill Sharpener Workshop

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 19 Moon Library | Event Website | Description: Managing your research articles and citing them can be a time consuming task. There are many tools available to make this task easier, streamline the reading and citation process, and make creating bibliographies easy. Prepare to be “wowed” with ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library | Contact: Ruth Owens, 470-4780


September
16

Monday

Organizing Yourself for Classes - Time Management


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Organizing Yourself for Classes- Time Management
 Ever think about what are the best ways to get yourself more organized for your classes? In this interactive workshop you will learn how to get yourself more organized and prepared to excel in your courses. ... Read More | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 6752


September
18

Wednesday

K-12 STEM Outreach event

9:15 am - 1:30 pm | Gateway Event Space | Campus visit by East Syracuse-Minoa and Hannibal schools Earth Science students. Includes campus lecture, tour and library data base orientation. | Sponsor: Office of Experiential Learning and Outreach | Contact: Maura H. Stefl, 315-470-6811


September
19

Thursday

Writing Workshop: Avoiding Plagiarizing

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Moon 19 | Event Website | WRC tutors will review both the foundations and nuances of referencing scholarly work. Reviewing the differences between summarizing and paraphrasing, we will address common pitfalls and mistakes. Students are encouraged to bring their questions and papers for ... Read More | Sponsor: Writing Resource Center | Contact: Karin Patzke, 315-470-6756


September
20

Friday

Learning Strategies - Study Skills


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Learning Strategies - Study Skills
 How do you learn best? Every student has their own way of learning and knowing your learning preferences could make you more effective in your classes. With each learning preference comes a set of study habits that ... Read More | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 6752


September
24

Tuesday

Research Process - Moon Library Skill Sharpener Workshop

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 19 Moon Library | Event Website | This interactive workshop will provide guidance on how to start a research topic, find relevant sources and incorporate them into your argument, and polish your paper. Please bring an assignment description with you for discussion. This workshop is geared towards ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library | Contact: Ruth Owens, 470-4780


September
25

Wednesday

Organizing Yourself for Classes - Time Management


3:30 pm - 4:30 pm | 110 Moon Library | Organizing Yourself for Classes- Time Management
 Ever think about what are the best ways to get yourself more organized for your classes? In this interactive workshop you will learn how to get yourself more organized and prepared to excel in your courses. ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 6752


September
27

Friday

Test-taking Skills


11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Test-taking Skills
 Nervous about a test coming up? Studying for a test can be an overwhelming process.  Attending every class and turning in your assignments is only part of what will make you ready for the test. In this workshop, you will gain study ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 6752


October
7

Monday

Learning Strategies - Study Skills


2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Learning Strategies- Study Skills 
How do you learn best? Every student has their own way of learning and knowing your learning preferences could make you more effective in your classes. With each learning preference comes a set of study habits that ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 6752


October
8

Tuesday

Advanced Citation Managers - Moon Library Skill Sharpener Workshop

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Description: We will go over some of the more advanced features of Mendeley & Zotero to help you organize and cite your research, going beyond basic set-up and importing papers. This session is for you if you have already downloaded and begun using either program. ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library | Contact: Ruth Owens, 470-4780


October
15

Tuesday

Social Support, Motivation, and Goal Setting


4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Social Support, Motivation, and Goal Setting 
Feeling uninspired to set goals? It may be on your to-do list to create plans, but with no motivation or support, you may feel defeated. Unfortunately, it happens to the best of us, but we are here to help ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 6752


October
17

Thursday

Environmental Peacebuilding in the Middle East

11:00 am - 12:20 pm | Moon 110 | Webpage | "The Dialogue Project": discussions with Palestinian, Israeli, and American alumni of the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies regarding their experiences working together addressing critical environmental challenges in the Middle East. Opportunities for ... Read More | Sponsor: Dept. of Environmental Studies | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 315.470.6636


October
21

Monday

Workshop: Test-taking Skills


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Test-taking Skills
 Nervous about a test coming up? Studying for a test can be an overwhelming process.  Attending every class and turning in your assignments is only part of what will make you ready for the test. In this workshop, you will gain study ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 6752


October
24

Thursday

Workshop: Social Support, Motivation, and Goal Setting


3:00 pm - 4:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Social Support, Motivation, and Goal Setting 
Feeling uninspired to set goals? It may be on your to-do list to create plans, but with no motivation or support, you may feel defeated. Unfortunately, it happens to the best of us, but we are here to help ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 6752


October
25

Friday

Workshop: Hope and Growth Mindset

10:00 am - 11:00 am | 110 Moon Library | Hope and Growth Mindset 
Ever hit a roadblock and not sure what to do? Learn how to problem-solve around obstacles and utilize your resources. We are here to help gauge your own level of hope and mindset in an interactive and meaningful way. This workshop ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 6752


October
30

Wednesday

Workshop: Hope and Growth Mindset

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Hope and Growth Mindset 
Ever hit a roadblock and not sure what to do? Learn how to problem-solve around obstacles and utilize your resources. We are here to help gauge your own level of hope and mindset in an interactive and meaningful way. This workshop ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 6752


April
6

Monday

Environmental Studies Seniors Showcase

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm | Nifkin Alumni Lounge, Marshall Hall | 7th Annual Environmental Studies Seniors Showcase, juried poster-presentations by seniors graduating in May or December 2020. Open to the campus community. | Sponsor: Dept. of Environmental Studies | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 315.470.6636


April
23

Thursday

Earth Week eventTake our Kids to Work Day

Nifkin Lounge, Quad, + | Event Website | Celebrate more than 25 years of sharing ESF careers with hands-on workshops for 8-11 yr olds with an adult who works or studies here. | Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752