Upcoming Events

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 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 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 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 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
Nov 14

Grant Proposal Writing Overview

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:30am
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

This workshop will provide an overview of writing a grant proposal, including the essential components required in most grant proposals. Register and learn more! 
Research & Scholarship, Office of Research: Grants Resources and Services, Workshops
Dec 4

BoT International Travel Grants Workshop

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

This workshop will walk you through the Board of Trustees (BoT) International Travel grant proposal guidelines, present tips for writing the project design, and review the university travel guidelines necessary for your research travel planning and budget. Register and learn more!
Research & Scholarship, Office of Research: Grants Resources and Services, Workshops
Dec 16

Faculty Writing Retreat (Day One)

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
421 Belk Library & Information Commons

Whatever your writing goals, working in a group for a focused amount of time can give you the momentum to start, re-organize, or complete a project. During this four-day writing retreat,  there will be opportunities to consult with colleagues from the Office of Research and University Libraries for any funding or research/library services you may need. Click here to register!  The group will meet on the following days from 9:00am-3:00pm: —Monday, December 16, 2019
Special Events, Career Development, Career Support & Advancement: Mid-Late Career Programs
Dec 17

Faculty Writing Retreat (Day Two)

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
421 Belk Library & Information Commons

Whatever your writing goals, working in a group for a focused amount of time can give you the momentum to start, re-organize, or complete a project. During this four-day writing retreat,  there will be opportunities to consult with colleagues from the Office of Research and University Libraries for any funding or research/library services you may need. Click here to register!  The group will meet on the following days from 9:00am-3:00pm: —Monday, December 16, 2019
Special Events, Career Development, Career Support & Advancement: Mid-Late Career Programs
Jan 10

Designing Peer Review Students Actually Use

Friday, January 10, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

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 will make a difference for both your students and you. Register and learn more!
Teaching, Learning, & Student Success, Workshops