Post Tagged with: "faculty professional development"

Introduction to Service Learning for Faculty and Instructors, Nov. 12 and 13

Faculty can find out how to integrate service learning into their course curriculum—and increase students’ motivation, comprehension, and participation—at an Introduction to Service Learning for Faculty and Instructors, Nov. 12 and 13. Service learning is gaining popularity as a transformational learning opportunity on campuses throughout the United States and across […]

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September 12, 2014 at 2:21 pmAnnouncements

‘Challenges in Teaching’ Faculty Learning Community Seeks Applicants

The “Challenges in Teaching” Faculty Learning Community is open to tenure-track, recently-tenured, and Group II faculty. Applications are due by Oct. 1. Members will discuss challenges to effective pedagogy. Depending on the interests of the group, these may include the following: Teaching sensitive subjects that center on political, religious, or […]

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September 8, 2014 at 12:55 pmAnnouncements

A&S DARS – Advising Workshop, Oct. 15

The College of Arts & Sciences is hosting a DARS – Advising Workshop for faculty on Wednesday, Oct. 15, from 2 to 2:55 p.m. in  Wilson Hall 303. This workshop is designed to help new faculty interpret the DARS report and understand University and College requirements so that they may […]

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September 1, 2014 at 12:00 pmAnnouncements Events

Faculty Brown Bag: Interactive Learning in the Classroom: Using SoftChalk Software, Sept. 5

Online Course Design Brown Bag Discussions will be held the First Friday of each month, September through November, at noon in Wilson Hall 303. Interactive Learning in the Arts and Sciences Classroom: Using SoftChalk Software—Friday, Sept. 5, noon – 1 p.m. in Wilson Hall 303 Learn to engage your students […]

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August 30, 2014 at 11:00 pmAnnouncements Events

Online Course Design Brown Bag Discussions on First Fridays this Fall

Online Course Design Brown Bag Discussions will be held the First Friday of each month, September through November, at noon in Wilson Hall 303. “Are you thinking about offering a new online course or wanting to refresh a current one? Bring your lunch and join your colleagues to discuss new […]

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August 8, 2014 at 2:24 pmAnnouncements

New A&S Faculty Orientation, Aug. 19

The College of Arts & Sciences New Faculty Orientation is Tuesday, Aug. 19, from 9a.m. to 1 p.m.  in the Human Resources Training Center. Half-day workshop and discussions will acquaint new faculty with academic policies, new initiatives in Arts & Sciences, and strategies for a successful transition to the college. […]

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August 8, 2014 at 2:17 pmAnnouncements Events

Academic Leadership Group Being Organized for 2014-15

A College of Arts & Sciences Academic Leadership Group is being organized for the 2014-15 academic year, for faculty who are new or relatively new to academic leadership positions at the university or who are interested in academic leadership (e.g., as department chair, program director, graduate chair, or other academic […]

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August 6, 2014 at 4:03 pmAnnouncements