Previous Events

Oct 31

Phased Retirement: The Best of Both Worlds

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

This workshop will address all aspects of the process so that faculty can make informed decisions about their retirement options. Register and learn more!
Career Development, Career Support & Advancement: Promotion & Tenure, Retirement, Workshops
Oct 24

Getting Started with Team-Based Learning

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

Team-Based Learning (TBL) is a structured collaborative learning strategy that emphasizes preparation, application of course concepts, and accountability. This introductory workshop is designed to provide participants with the basics of TBL and analyze how TBL could be incorporated into their course.  Register and learn more! 
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops
Oct 23

Make Your Own Infographic Syllabus

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 2:15pm to 3:15pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

Are you looking for a way to translate your long syllabus from pages and pages of information to an easy to read, visually coherent and understandable syllabus for your students? Spend an hour looking at piktochart as a way to create a visually stimulating syllabus that will pay huge dividends with your students! Register and learn more!
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops
Oct 22

Talking Transfers

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
155 Tater Hill, Plemmons Student Union

Transfer students bring with them previous coursework, experiences, and varying expectations - learn how you can meet those needs and support their success. In this session you’ll learn more about the demographics and characteristics of Appalachian transfer students, what easy steps you can take to welcome them and help them thrive in your classroom, and you’ll hear from current students about their experience of transferring to Appalachian. Register and learn more! 
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops
Oct 22

Talking Transfers

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
155 Tater Hill, Plemmons Student Union

Transfer students bring with them previous coursework, experiences, and varying expectations - learn how you can meet those needs and support their success. In this session you’ll learn more about the demographics and characteristics of Appalachian transfer students, what easy steps you can take to welcome them and help them thrive in your classroom, and you’ll hear from current students about their experience of transferring to Appalachian. This workshop will be offered during two separate sessions to accommodate your busy schedules.
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops
Oct 18

Mid-Career Women: Post-Tenure Career Paths

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

The purpose of this workshop is to provide a network of support for mid-career academic women. This group will identify issues mid-career women face at ASU and discuss strategies to deal with specific issues of the group as well as systemic issues that impact women.  Register and learn more! 
Career Development, Career Support & Advancement: Mid-Late Career Programs, Workshops
Oct 16

In Pursuit of Justice Documentary

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
IG Greer Auditorium

Campus screening of In Pursuit of Justice Documentary 
Special Events
Oct 9

Faculty Transfer Mentor Training

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
413 Linn Cove, Plemmons Student Union

During the training, participants will learn about the characteristics and needs of transfer students, the transfer student population at Appalachian, and what you can do to support transfer students and to be a successful transfer mentor.  Register and learn more!
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops
Oct 8

In Pursuit of Justice Documentary

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
IG Greer Auditorium

Campus screening of In Pursuit of Justice Documentary 
Special Events
Oct 7

Campus Talk: Dr. Safiya Umoja Noble

Monday, October 7, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
201AB Blue Ridge Ballroom, PSU

Dr. Noble is the author of a best-selling book on racist and sexist algorithmic bias in commercial search engines, entitled, Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism. Dr. Noble challenges the idea that search engines like Google offer an equal playing field for all forms of ideas, identities, and activities.
Special Events, Inclusive Excellence, Inclusive Excellence: Campus Community