Upcoming Flex Workshops

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AI vs. Tutor - Y4608 (Scheduled), 02:00 PM, 08/05/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Students are turning to new sources of “help” in writing essays, among them chatbots based on a Large Language Model (LLM) that generates text. These new “tools”—such as ChatGPT, EssayAiLab, Perplexity, and Grammarly— can hinder student learning rath...   Details here
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LGBTQIA+ Allyship - Y4611 (Scheduled), 11:00 AM, 08/05/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Allyship training for LGBTQIA+ community. Learn some basic practices to become a better ally. Participants will receive  an Ally pin for the new name tag lanyards. ...   Details here
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Excel Basics - Y4615 (Scheduled), 04:00 PM, 08/05/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Instruction and help on Excel basics, treating information like data, automating and using functions....   Details here
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Tips on Completing Job Applications and interview Techniques - Y4620 (Scheduled), 11:00 AM, 08/05/2024 Flex Hours: 0
Presenters will provide tips on how to complete jobs applications and provide interview techniques....   Details here
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Live Longer, Better-Blue Zones Project Day 1 - Y4627 (Scheduled), 08:00 AM, 08/05/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Day 1: Eat Wisely Get ready to kick off your Blue Zones Project experience with a healthy eating cooking demonstration! Learn how to eat like a centenarian and prepare a healthy snack using wholesome, Blue Zones-inspired ingredients that nourish both...   Details here
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Live Longer, Better-Blue Zones Project Day 2 - Y4628 (Scheduled), 08:00 AM, 08/06/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Day 2: Move Naturally Join us as we embrace the principle of moving naturally with a morning walk! Let's connect with the environment around us and get those steps in for the day....   Details here
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Canva Basics - Y4616 (Scheduled), 04:00 PM, 08/06/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Canva basics, copyrights and issues, creating graphics, downloading projects....   Details here
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#YCConnect - Y4621 (Scheduled), 09:30 AM, 08/07/2024 Flex Hours: 3.5
#YCConnect 10am-1pm 08/07/2024 – Theater and quad #YCConnect with new Yuba College students. Showcase your program/department and get to know new students. Meet, greet, and eat (BBQ lunch provided)....   Details here
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Live Longer, Better-Blue Zones Project Day 3 - Y4629 (Scheduled), 08:00 AM, 08/07/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Day 3: Right Outlook Uncover your sense of purpose and ignite your passion for living a fulfilling life by discovering your gifts and talents our purpose workshop....   Details here
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OER/ZTC Basics: Demystifying, Finding, and Using Open Educational Resources - Y4618 (Scheduled), 02:00 PM, 08/07/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Are you new to Open Educational Resources (OER), Zero Textbook Cost (ZTC), or need a refresher? Join us to learn about OER/ZTC, how to license your own OER, and how to use OER in your courses. There will be opportunities to ask questions on all OER/Z...   Details here
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Yuba College Academic Senate Retreat - Y4619 (Scheduled), 12:00 PM, 08/08/2024 Flex Hours: 3
Retreat for the Yuba College Academic Senate. We'll review our goals, select a secretary and election committee members, and discuss other topics in preparation for the 2024-2025 year. Lunch will be provided....   Details here
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Live Longer, Better-Blue Zones Project Day 4 - Y4630 (Scheduled), 08:00 AM, 08/08/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Day 4: Connect Wrap up your Blue Zones Project Experience by cultivating meaningful connections and discover the power of community during a thought-provoking conversation card activity. Engage in meaningful discussions about cultivating a posit...   Details here
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Navigating Curricular Changes - Y4617 (Scheduled), 09:00 AM, 08/08/2024 Flex Hours: 1
This workshop equips attendees with insights into the latest curricular changes impacting California community colleges. Key topics include: local General Education (GE) revisions, CalGETC, AB 1111 Implementation and other relevant topics. ...   Details here
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Curriculum Updates with eLumen - Y4613 (Scheduled), 10:00 AM, 08/08/2024 Flex Hours: 1
This workshop is especially recommended to those departments scheduled for curriculum updates during the 2024/2025 academic year. Participants will gain insights into navigating eLumen, Yuba College's curriculum management system. Attendees will lear...   Details here
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FAYCCD Meeting - Y4605 (Scheduled), 04:00 PM, 08/09/2024 Flex Hours: 0
Annual pre-semester FAYCCD Meeting...   Details here
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Working with ESL Students: Wait Before You Give the Answer - Y4625 (Scheduled), 01:00 PM, 09/27/2024 Flex Hours: 1
It is important to allow all students time to think and arrive at answers on their own, but this is especially critical with ESL students who grapple with language acquisition. Teachers and tutors alike can unintentionally cut short the time students...   Details here
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Faculty-Tutor Meet and Greet - Y4622 (Scheduled), 01:00 PM, 10/11/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Join this informal Meet and Greet between faculty and WLDC tutors. We will moderate a discussion between the faculty and tutors: What concerns or problems are the tutors seeing among our students? What questions or feedback do tutors have for th...   Details here
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Working with ESL Students: Translating is Not Paraphrasing - Y4624 (Scheduled), 01:00 PM, 10/25/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Our ESL students who use the Yuba College Library databases for research find a helpful translation option for many of the articles. Often, a student uses the translation option to render the article in their first language to understand it better, t...   Details here
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The Embedded Tutor Opportunity - Y4623 (Scheduled), 01:00 PM, 11/08/2024 Flex Hours: 1
Embedded tutors help students better understand and meet their instructor’s expectations because students are more willing to ask a tutor questions and seek assistance from a peer than from the instructor. Faculty can learn much more about what their...   Details here
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