Category: Professional Development

Meditation Groups

Meditation Groups Wednesdays 12:30 – 1:30 Thursdays 4:30 – 5:30 Starting Feb. 20, 2019 A&S Hall, rm. 208 (March 7 will be in JH 231) Are you interested in learning how to meditate, or are you someone who meditates regularly…

Adjunct Open House

Adjunct faculty are invited to stop by the Faculty Lounge on Sept. 6th for some light refreshments and a meet-and-greet. Representatives from Human Resources, the Library, and the Teaching, Learning, and Technology Center will be available to answer questions. This…

Putting Together Your Tenure/Promotion Application

Putting Together Your Tenure/Promotion Application Thursday, May 17th 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Faculty Lounge, University Center (top floor) Presenters: Amy Phillips, Learning Systems Manager, Teaching, Learning, and Technology Center Renee Cicchino, Director of Instructional Design, Teaching, Learning, and Technology Center…

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…

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…