Welcome to the Center for Academic Excellence

The Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) is the university's comprehensive center dedicated to growing excellence in teaching and learning, leadership, and supporting faculty professional development and student success. Our center provides workshops, courses, learning communities, and resources covering a variety of topics to support faculty at all career stages.

Workshops & Programs

Workshops & Programs

Learn more about and register for CAE professional development offerings:

Teaching & Learning

Teaching & Learning

Learn more about how we support excellence in teaching and learning:

Inclusive Excellence

Inclusive Excellence

Find out more about how we help cultivate equity, inclusion and diversity in the classroom and campus community with:

Upcoming Events

Aug 23

Building Reflection into STEM Classrooms AppLC

Monday, August 23, 2021 - 3:00pm to Monday, November 22, 2021 - 4:30pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

Students in STEM classes know they are solving difficult problems, yet they are often less aware
Aug 30

Book Club: College Teaching Basics

Monday, August 30, 2021 - 12:00pm to Monday, November 29, 2021 - 1:00pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

Do you feel like you might need help with the pedagogical aspect of academic life?
Sep 1

Book Club: How to Be Less Stupid About Race

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 11:00am to Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 12:00pm
Online in Zoom

"How to Be Less Stupid About Race" by Crystal Fleming is your essential guide to breaking throug