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Seminars, presentations, workshops, and free classes
NVivo 12 Plus, the world’s leading qualitative data analytics software, has recently released a new version. A training session on the new features (Windows) will be offered 2-4 p.m., Fri., June 22, in Calvin 306. There will be time for plenty of questions–as needed. The room will be open from 1:30-4:30 p.m.
An RSVP is NOT required. All are welcome.
Participants are welcome to bring their own laptops and follow along if they wish. Please note that the Windows and Mac versions of NVivo are somewhat different (although becoming more similar in functional capabilities over time).
This latest version features some new analytics tools, including one for qualitative cross-tab analysis. This software has a data exchange integration with IBM’s SPSS. There are new data visualizations features as well.
A “Processing Minors” training session is now available for K-State employees who approve minors for students who are graduating. The training session is 10 -11 a.m. Wednesday, April 11, in 306 Calvin Hall.
Registration through HRIS is required. For more information, see the article Using HRIS to register for classes.
If you are unable to attend a session for Processing Minors, please contact Fred Darkow at 785-532-3138 or firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss training availability.
Grading in KSIS training is available for faculty and staff who are involved in submitting grades at the end of the spring 2018 term. Training topics include:
- Transferring grades from Canvas to KSIS
- Manually entering grades in KSIS
- Updating grades in KSIS
- Submitting a Grade Change Request form in KSIS
- Q&A for grade submission at K-State
All sessions take place in 306 Calvin Hall.
- Wednesday, April 23, 2-3 p.m.
- Thursday, April 24, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
To attend, sign up in HRIS (see the sign-up instructions). Walk-in attendees are welcome.
If you are unable to attend a session for Grading in KSIS but would like to receive training, contact Fred Darkow at 785-532-3138 or email@example.com to discuss availability.
“Exploring Advanced Features of Qualtrics” is scheduled 1:30–3:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, in 401B Hale Library. All students, faculty, and staff who use this research suite are welcome to attend.
KSIS training dates and times are now available for spring 2018. Instructor-led training is available for faculty, academic advisors, and staff at no charge. However, registration through HRIS is required. See Using HRIS to register for classes.
Training for staff and faculty include the following topics:
- Advising in KSIS
- Class Scheduler
- Class Scheduler Tools (NEW)
- Deans Office Staff
- Grading in KSIS
- Master Extract Reporting
- Processing Minors in KSIS
- Student Records for Academic Department Staff
- Student Records for Administrative Department Office Staff
For more information about each topic and the dates and times for training, visit the KSIS Training web page. If you have any questions or need more information, please contact Fred Darkow, KSIS Training Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 785-532-3138.
Training sessions for Master Extract Reporting in KSIS for spring 2018 are now available. The monthly sessions are only for staff who have been granted the Master Extract Reporting permission. The training schedule is set for one session each month.
You must have permissions set up for Master Extract Reporting in KSIS before you can take this class.
All sessions are scheduled in 306 Calvin Hall:
- Monday, Feb. 7, 11 a.m. – noon
- Tuesday, March 6, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, Apr. 4, 10 – 11 a.m.
- Friday, May 4, 3 – 4 p.m.
Registration through HRIS is required. See Using HRIS to register for classes.
If the offered sessions do not fit your schedule, please contact the KSIS training coordinator, Fred Darkow, at email@example.com to request additional classes. Attendees will be notified if a session is canceled and will be asked to register for an alternative training session.
KSIS Class Scheduler training is now available or sign up in HRIS. Sessions are designed for employees new to the Class Scheduler process as well as refreshers for employees who have previously updated class schedules.
- Printing the Class Schedule report
- Updating room locations
- Updating instructors
- Updating the section status
- Other course related details
All sessions are held in 306 Calvin Hall. The dates and times for the Class Scheduler sessions are:
New Class Scheduler
- 10:30 a.m. – noon, Monday, February 12
- 2 – 3:30 p.m., Monday, March 12
- 1:30 – 3 p.m., Monday, April 9
- 10 – 11:30 a.m., Monday, May 7
Class Scheduler Tools (NEW)
- 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., Monday, February 19
- 2 – 3 p.m., Monday, March 19
- 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., Monday, April 16
- 10 – 11 a.m., Monday, May 14
Class Scheduler Refresher
- 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, February 20
- 1:30 -3 p.m., Wednesday, February 21
Registration through HRIS is required. See Using HRIS to register for classes. If the current dates and times do not match your schedule, contact Fred Darkow at 532-3138 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more options.
Training dates for Advising in KSIS are available for sign-up in HRIS. Sessions focus on the KSU Advisor Center functions. Full-time advisors and faculty advisors are encouraged to attend. Registration through HRIS is required. See Using HRIS to register for classes.
The following Advising in KSIS sessions are in 306 Calvin Hall on the Manhattan campus. The available times are:
- Thur., Feb. 1, 3:30 – 5 p.m.
- Fri., Feb. 2, 1:30 – 3 p.m.
- Mon., Feb. 5, 1:30 – 3 p.m.
- Tues., Feb. 6, 10:30 a.m. – noon.
Topics covered during the sessions include, but are not limited to:
- Advisee information pages
- Running and viewing a DARS audit
- Removing advising flags
- Viewing program/plan history
- Viewing test scores
If the available training sessions do not meet your schedule, please contact Fred Darkow, at email@example.com or 785-532-3138, for further training options.
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