Category: Events

Faculty development events, past and future

Writing Assignment Workshop

Writing Assignment Workshop Feb. 27, 2018 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. Faculty Lounge (University Center) A good piece of student writing starts with a well-crafted assignment or prompt. Without realizing it, we can often create assignments that are confusing, overwhelming, or…

Diversity Reading Group

Diversity Reading Group: The Fire Next Time Feb. 19, 5:00 – 6:30 Jubilee Hall 231 The Diversity Reading Group will be meeting on Monday, Feb. 19, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m., in Jubilee Hall 231, to discuss The Fire Next Time…

Strategies for Teaching Hybrid Courses

Strategies for Teaching Hybrid Courses Feb. 1, 9:30 – 10:30 Faculty Lounge, University Center Devon Gifis, Instructor, College of Communication and the Arts Hybrid teaching, because it merges face-to-face and online teaching, can be even more challenging than a traditional…

Faculty Lunches – Spring 2018

The Center for Faculty Development will again be hosting Faculty Lunches throughout the Spring 2018 semester, beginning on January 24, 2018. Lunches will take place one day each week, alternating between Mondays/Wednesdays and Tuesdays/Thursdays, 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. (see the Spring…

Stress Management Workshop

Students Panicking? Don’t Panic!   ·      Identify the sources of student stress and distress ·      Recognize signs and symptoms of distress ·      Learn effective ways of de-escalating student panic and stress overload ·      Hone skills in referring students to CAPS or other appropriate offices…

Diversity Reading Group

Center for Faculty Development Nov. 16, 2017 4:00-5:30 pm Diversity Reading Group Anteroom to the Regent’s Suite, President’s Hall Dr. Larry Greene, Professor of History, will be leading a discussion of Charles B. Dew’s Apostles of Disunion: Southern Secession Commissioners and…

Faculty Lunches – November & December 2017

The Center for Faculty Development will again be hosting Faculty Lunches throughout the 2017-18 academic year, the November and December lunches beginning on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. Lunches will take place one day each week, alternating between Mondays/Wednesdays and Tuesdays/Thursdays, 12:00…

Upcoming Events

Below are our upcoming events for the Fall 2017 semester: 10/31, One Small Change, 12:00 -1:00, Faculty Lounge.  Making one small change in your teaching can have a big impact. In this workshop, Dr. Marianne Lloyd, Assoc. Professor of Psychology,…