Academics

Upcoming Events & Workshops

Spring 2015

February|March|April|May

February 2015

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Using SPSS in Research:
SPSS 1

Wednesday, February 11
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Introduction to Useful Software:

Photoshop for Web Publishing 

Friday, February 13
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

Google Apps

Tuesday, February 10
10:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #6

Emergency Preparedness and Safety:
R.A.D.-A Women's Self-defense

Monday, February 2
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday, February 4
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Monday, February 9
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday, February 11
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Clark Center

UL/Creative Dance Room

Staying Safe on Campus  Thursday, February 12
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Campus Center

2nd Floor, Room 2545

March 2015

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Statistical Workshops:
SPSS 1

Tuesday, March 10
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
SAS 1

Tuesday, March 3
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Structural Equation Modeling I

Wednesday, March 4
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
SAS 2

Tuesday, March 10
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Structural Equation Modeling II 

Wednesday, March 11
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Introduction to Survival Data Analysis Using SPSS  Thursday, March 12
10:50 AM - 1:00 PM
Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
 Missing Data Analysis Using SAS 

Tuesday , March 24
10:50 AM - 1:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Structural Equation Modeling III 

Wednesday, March 25
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Propensity Score Analysis I 

Wednesday, March 25
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Introduction to HLM (Mixed Models) Using SPSS  Thursday, March 26
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Sample Size Estimation using SAS  Tuesday, March 31
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Presentation Skills:
Presentation Skills

Thursday, March 19
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Thursday, March 26
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #2
Introduction to Useful Software:
Photoshop for Web Publishing 

Thursday , March 12
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #6
Emergency Preparedness and Safety:
R.A.D.-A Women's Self-defense

Wednesday, March 4
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Thursday, March 5
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tuesday, March 10
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Thursday, March 12
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Clark Center

UL/Creative Dance Room

 Staying Safe on Campus 

Wednesday, March 18
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Campus Center

2nd Floor, Room 2545

April 2015

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Statistical Workshops:
Structural Equation Modeling IV

Wednesday, April 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Writing Skills:
Write on the Mark Business Writing Program 

Wednesday, April 1
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #2
Introduction to Useful Software:
Photoshop for Web Publishing 

Friday, April 10
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #6
Emergency Preparedness and Safety:
R.A.D.-A Women's Self-defense

Tuesday, April 28
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Thursday, April 30
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Clark Center

UL/Creative Dance Room

Staying Safe on Campus  Thursday, April 21
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Campus Center

2nd Floor, Room 2545

May 2015

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Presentation Skills:
Presentation Skills

Thursday, May 7
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Thursday, May 21
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #2
Introduction to Useful Software:
Photoshop for Web Publishing 

Friday, May 15
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Emergency Preparedness and Safety:
R.A.D.-A Women's Self-defense

Tuesday, May 5
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Thursday, May 7
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Clark Center

UL/Creative Dance Room

Fall 2014

September|October|November|December

September 2014

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Using SPSS and SAS in Research:
SPSS 1

Wednesday, September 17
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Stata 1

Wednesday, September 24
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Presentation Skills:
Presentation Skills

Tuesday, September 23
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Tuesday, September 30
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #2
Introduction to Useful Software:
Introduction to Xythos & Xythos Drive

Monday, September 8
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Easy Websites with Wikis and Blogs

Tuesday, September 9
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #6
Prezi

Wednesday, September 10
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #6
Voicethread Thursday, September 11
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #6

Introduction to

Windows 7

Tuesday, September 16
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

Data Security Overview

Friday, September 19
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

Google Apps

Tuesday, September 23
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #6

What's New in Office 2013

Tuesday, September 23
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

Wednesday, September 24
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

Introduction to Adobe Flash

Thursday, September 25
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #6

Word 2013: Introduction

Tuesday, September 30
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

Emergency Preparedness and Safety:
R.A.D.-A Women's Self-defense

Tuesday, September 16
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Thursday, September 18
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tuesday, September 23
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Thursday, September 25
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Clark Center

UL/Creative Dance Room

 

October 2014

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Using SPSS and SAS in Research:
SPSS 1

Wednesday, October 29
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Stata 2

Wednesday, October 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
SPSS 2

Wednesday, October 8
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Statistical Analysis Using Excel Thursday, October 9
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

SAS 1 Wednesday, October 15
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

SAS 2 Wednesday, October 22
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

An Introduction to R for Statistics Thursday, October 30
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Introduction to Useful Software:
Manage Your Citations with RefWorks

Wednesday, October 1
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Monday, October 20
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Tuesday, October 28
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Healey, 4th Level Center for Library Instruction (015)
Excel 2013: Introduction

Tuesday, October 7
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
PowerPoint 2013: Introduction Tuesday, October 14
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

Word 2013: Formatting 1 Wednesday, October 22
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

Word 2013: Formatting 2 Wednesday, October 29
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

What's New in Office 2013

Thursday, October 16
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

Emergency Preparedness and Safety:
Staying Safe on Campus

Wednesday, October 1
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Wednesday, October 1
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Thursday, October 23
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

McCormack

Back of the McCormack building, 3rd floor

R.A.D.-A Women's Self-defense Tuesday, October 7
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Thursday, October 9
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Tuesday, October 14
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Thursday, October 16
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Clark Center

UL/Creative Dance Room

 

November 2014

Upcoming Events

Virtual Interactive Information Session: Graduate Studies in International Relations
Thursday, November 13, 2014, 7 – 8 p.m.
This is a virtual event. For more information, please visit the Events site.

Virtual Interactive Information Session: Graduate Studies in Conflict Resolution
Thursday, November 20, 2014, 7 – 8 p.m.
This is a virtual event. For more information, please visit the Events site.

Virtual Interactive Information Session: Graduate Studies in Public Policy and Public Affairs
Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 7 – 8 p.m.
This is a virtual event. For more information, please visit the Events site.

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Using SPSS and SAS in Research:
Stata 1

Wednesday, November 12
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Introduction to Useful Software:
Word 2013: Formatting 3

Wednesday, November 5
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Introduction to Xythos & Xythos Drive

Monday, November 10
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
PowerPoint 2013: Transitions and Animations

Thursday, November 13
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #6
What's New in Office 2013 Wednesday, November 19
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #6

PowerPoint 2013: Inserting Audio

Thursday, November 20
1:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1

Emergency Preparedness and Safety:
R.A.D.-A Women's Self-defense

Monday, November 3
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday, November 5
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Monday, November 10
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday, November 12
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Clark Center

UL/Creative Dance Room

Staying Safe on Campus

Wednesday, November 5
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Thursday, November 20
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

TBA

 

December 2014

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Introduction to Useful Software:
PowerPoint 2013: Make Your Point with PowerPoint!

Thursday, December 4
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
What's New in Office 2013

Monday, December 8
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Emergency Preparedness and Safety:
Staying Safe on Campus

Monday, December 8
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Monday, December 8
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

TBA

 

Spring 2014

January| February|March|April

January 2014

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Adobe:
Introduction to Acrobat Professional

Tuesday, January 28
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Healey, Lower Level
MS Office:
What's New in Office 2013

Thursday, January 23
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Thursday, January 30
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level

February 2014

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Using SPSS and SAS in Research:
SAS 1

Tuesday, February 25
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
SPSS 1

Tuesday, February 11
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Healey, Lower Level
Adobe:
Introduction to Acrobat Professional

Monday, February 3
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
MS Office:
Introduction to Windows 7

Thursday, February 20
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Useful Software:
Manage Your Citations with RefWorks

Wednesday, February 26
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Presentation Skills
Presentation Skills Thursday February 6
1:00 PM-2:15 PM

Healey, Lower Level

March 2014

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Using SPSS and SAS in Research:
SPSS 1

Wednesday, March 26
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
SAS 2

Tuesday, March 4
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
An Introduction to R for Statistics

Wednesday, March 12
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Stata 1

Tuesday, March 11
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Stata 2

Tuesday, March 25
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Structural Equation Modeling I

Wednesday, March 12
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Structural Equation Modeling II

Wednesday, March 26
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Survival Data Analysis Using SPSS

Thursday, March 27
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Acrobat Professional

Wednesday, March 5
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Tuesday, March 18
11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Useful Software:
Google Apps

Wednesday, March 5
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Healey, Lower Level
Manage Your Citations with RefWorks

Friday, March 7
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Thursday, March 27
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Prezi

Tuesday, March 25
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Healey, Lower Level

April 2014

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site.

  Date Location
Using SPSS and SAS in Research:
Introduction to HLM (Mixed Models) Using SPSS

Tuesday, April 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Structural Equation Modeling III

Wednesday, April 2
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
Structural Equation Modeling IV

Wednesday, April 9
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Missing Data Analysis Using SAS

Wednesday, April 16
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Sample Size Estimation using SAS

Thursday, April 17
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Bayesian Modeling/ WinBugs

Tuesday, April 29
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Adobe:
Introduction to Acrobat Professional

Thursday, April 10
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Useful Software:
Prezi

Wednesday, April 9
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Google Apps

Tuesday, April 22
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Healey, Lower Level

Fall 2013

August| September|October|November

August 2013

Upcoming Workshops

For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site. 

  Date Location
Adobe:
Introduction to Acrobat Flash

Tuesday, August 20
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level

September 2013

Upcoming Workshops

 For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site. 

  Date Location
Statistics:
Statistical Analysis Using Excel

Wednesday, September 18
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
SPSS 1

Thursday, September 19
10:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Wednesday, September 25
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Quinn, 2nd Floor

 

Healey, Lower Level

Adobe:
Introduction to Adobe Flash

Thursday, September 19
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Acrobat Professional

Tuesday, September 24
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Adobe Photoshop I

Monday, September 30
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
MS Office:

Introduction to
Windows 7

Tuesday, September 17
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Quinn, 2nd Floor
Word 2010: Introduction

Wednesday, September 25
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Technology Certificate:
Prezi I and II

Wednesday, September 25
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level

October 2013

Upcoming Workshops

 For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site. 

  Date Location
Using SPSS and SAS in Research:
SAS I

Wednesday, October 9
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
SAS II

Wednesday, October 16
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
SPSS I

Tuesday, October 22
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Stata I

Wednesday, October 23
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Adobe:
Introduction to Adobe Photoshop II

Wednesday, October 2
10:00 AM - 13:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Acrobat Professional

Thursday, October 10
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Creating Interactive Forms with Adobe Acrobat

Wednesday, October 9
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
MS Office:
Word 2010:
Formatting 1

Wednesday, October 2
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Wednesday, October 9
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Word 2010:
Formatting 2

Wednesday, October 9
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Healey, Lower Level
PowerPoint 2010:
Introduction

Wednesday, October 16
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Access 2010: Introduction

Tuesday, October 22
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Healey, Lower Level
PowerPoint 2010: Adding Transitions & Animations

Tuesday, October 22
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Excel 2010: Introduction

Thursday, October 24
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
PowerPoint 2010: Inserting Audio

Tuesday, October 29
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Technology Certificate:
Prezi I and II

Thursday , October 3
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Presentation Skills
Presentation Skills Tuesday October 1
9:00 AM-4:00 PM

Tuesday October 8
9:00 AM-4:00 PM

Tuesday October 15
9:00 AM-4:00 PM

Tuesday October 22
9:00 AM-4:00 PM Tuesday October 29 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Presentation Room 2 (019)

November 2013

Upcoming Events

Graduate Showcase
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
The annual Graduate Showcase is the premier graduate recruiting event of the year. For more information, please visit the Graduate Studies Showcase site.

Dynamic Resumes and Cover Letters
Thursday, November 7, 1-2pm, Campus Center, 2nd Floor, Room 2545
Thursday, November 14, 3-4pm, Campus Center, 2nd Floor, Room 2545

Learn tips for writing an impressive resume and listen to strategies related to creating an effective cover letter.Please register on MyCareer Online.

Upcoming Workshops

 For more information about the workshops, please visit the UMass Boston Training Portal site. 

  Date Location
Using SPSS and SAS in Research:
SPSS I

Thursday, November 7
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level 
SPSS II

Wednesday, November 6
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Stata 2

Wednesday, November 13
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level Presentation Room #1
MS Office:
PowerPoint 2010: Make Your Point with PowerPoint!

Wednesday, November 6
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Excel 2010: Creating Charts

Thursday, November 7
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Healey, Lower Level
Word 2010: Using Styles

Wednesday, November 13
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Healey, Lower Level
Adobe:
Introduction to Acrobat Professional

Tuesday, November 12
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Adobe Flash

Wednesday, November 13
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Healey, Lower Level
Introduction to Adobe Photoshop I

Thursday, November 14
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Healey, Lower Level

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