Workshops and Events

The Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) provides and coordinates professional development activities for our faculty and staff across our campus. Professional development happens in a variety of ways on our campus and beyond.

Learn how to create and develop an inclusive and more representative curriculum and an inclusive classroom environment through a variety of mediums including workshopsindividual and group learning sessions, and online resources. 

The events listed here include all campus-wide professional development events that may be of interest to you. You can register for events by visiting the Workshop Schedule.

Feel free to suggest topics for workshops or request training sessions designed for your work group.

Upcoming Events

Jan 21

Navigating Difficult Conversations in the Classroom (Faculty & Instructors)

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
420 Parkway Ballroom, Plemmons Student Union

Register and learn more!
Jan 22

Lunch & Learn: Skills for Navigating Difference (Staff Members)

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
420 Parkway Ballroom, Plemmons Student Union

Register and learn more!
Jan 23

UDL101:Universal Design for Learning for Beginners

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

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? Come learn about Universal Design for Learning strategies to streamline teaching whatever it is you want your students to learn. Register and learn more!
Feb 6

UDL101:Universal Design for Learning for Beginners

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
218 Anne Belk Hall, CAE Classroom 222

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? Come learn about Universal Design for Learning strategies to streamline teaching whatever it is you want your students to learn. Register and learn more!