Previous Events

Sep 17

Path to Promotion and Tenure

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 10:00am
Online in Zoom

This workshop will provide background information on policy, procedure, and expectations as you move towards promotion and tenure. This workshop will allow plenty of time for questions, and will hopefully, unravel the mystery of promotion and tenure. Click here for more information. 
Career Support & Advancement: Promotion & Tenure, Retirement, Workshops
Sep 16

Creating Rubrics for Assignments

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 3:00pm
Online in Zoom

Would you like to use rubrics to better evaluate student work and to more efficiently provide feedback? A rubric is a scoring tool based on the criteria for evaluating the quality of student work. A rubric can be used for reports essays, projects, performances, and presentations. In this workshop, we will learn tools and strategies for creating rubrics and for using rubrics to efficiently grade course assignments. Click here for more information. 
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops
Sep 15

UDL for Online Engagement

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 10:30am
Online in Zoom

Are you interested in creating a successful course for your students, or making the one you are already teaching a better experience for everyone? Are you frustrated by students' poor performance? Just a few small, easy tweaks can mean a WORLD of difference to your students and their performance in your class. And it makes your life as an instructor much easier, too! Come learn about Universal Design for Learning strategies to streamline teaching whatever it is you want your students to learn.
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops
Sep 14

Path to Promotion and Tenure

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 11:00am
Online in Zoom

This workshop will provide background information on policy, procedure, and expectations as you move towards promotion and tenure. This workshop will allow plenty of time for questions, and will hopefully, unravel the mystery of promotion and tenure. Click here for more information. 
Career Support & Advancement: Promotion & Tenure, Retirement, Workshops
Sep 11

Inclusive Teaching in Natural and Physical Science

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 1:00pm
Online in Zoom

There is the necessity for diversity, equity, and inclusion in STEM education. However, students from various backgrounds and social identities are underrepresented in scientific fields and typically face larger and more frequent barriers. This workshop focuses on identifying the unique challenges faced by a diverse student population and allows faculty and instructional staff to develop the skills needed to incorporate inclusive practices into their classrooms. Click here for more information. 
Inclusive Excellence, Workshops
Sep 10

Designing Peer Review Students Actually Use

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online in Zoom

If it's so touted by educators as a key classroom strategy, why do students roll their eyes when they see it listed on the syllabus? Learn strategies for designing a peer review setup that your students will actually use, like and accomplish great things with, and will even save you time and energy. Click here for more information. 
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops
Sep 10

Developing Your Research Agenda

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 11:00am
Online in Zoom

This brief workshop will serve as an introduction to developing a new research agenda for both new and seasoned faculty members. During this session, we will define "the research agenda" and discuss why it is important and various ways to establish and implement it successfully. Click here for more information. 
Office of Research: Grants Resources and Services, Workshops
Sep 9

Designing Peer Review Students Actually Use

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online in Zoom

If it's so touted by educators as a key classroom strategy, why do students roll their eyes when they see it listed on the syllabus? Learn strategies for designing a peer review setup that your students will actually use, like and accomplish great things with, and will even save you time and energy. Click here for more information. 
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops
Sep 8

Strategies for Engaging Students in Zoom

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 1:00pm
Online in Zoom

After our pivot to online instruction in Spring of 2020, Zoom became a ubiquitous tool in the world of online classrooms. However, now that many instructors have moved beyond the basic comfort stage with this classroom conferencing platform, it’s time to move to the next level with our use of Zoom. In this session, you’ll participate as a student in a highly engaging Zoom class session.
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops
Sep 2

Assignment ReDesign

Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 5:45pm
Online in Zoom

Do you ever feel frustrated with the quality and/or effort that your student's put into their assignments? Are your students turning in work that does not reflect their full potential or capabilities? In this session, we will learn how to revise an assignment to clearly convey expectations for quality. Join us to learn how to apply simple methods to create more transparent assignments that will increase student success. Click here for more information 
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success