Workshops & Academic Events

Libraries and Academic Innovation Workshops

Libraries and Academic Innovation offers a host of free workshops and events to any GWorld card holder on topics including workplace skills, data gathering and analysis, geographic information systems, programming, and design.

Speak with Confidence is an academic skills workshop series designed to improve the oral academic English skills of GW international students who speak English as a second or additional language.

Jan 21, 2020 02:15 PM
Gelman Library, Room 218A

Join this workshop to learn how to stay organized with your notes, calendars, and assignments.

Jan 21, 2020 06:00 PM
Gelman Library, Room 219

A discussion between Peter Reddaway, Harley Balzer, Donald Jensen, Thane Gustafson, Robert Otto, Mark Yoffe, and moderator Robert Orttung.

Jan 23, 2020 04:00 PM
Gelman Library, Room 702

Learn Python and foundations of programming in this three-day, non-credit, interactive, mini-course. This opportunity is for beginners and does not require any programming experience. 

Jan 24, 2020 10:00 AM
Gelman Library, Room 301/302

Alisa Major, Associate Director Technology Access for Disability Support Services, will offer an overview of why PDFs need to be accessible and what makes a PDF meet the accessibility standards. Attendees will leave with an understanding of how to create or convert a PDF to make it accessible and usable for everyone, including people with disabilities, by conforming to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1, Level AA.

Jan 24, 2020 10:00 AM
Gelman Library, Room 101 (National Churchill Library and Center)

Speak with Confidence is an academic skills workshop series designed to improve the oral academic English skills of GW international students who speak English as a second or additional language.

Jan 24, 2020 12:45 PM
Gelman Library, Room 218A

University Academic Events

The GW community organizes and hosts a variety of events on- and off-campus open to the public or private to GW faculty, staff, students, and alumni. You may also log in to Handshake to see more career workshops and events.