Announcements

Save the Date: New Faculty Orientation

New Faculty Orientation for academic year 2019-20 will be on Monday, August 26, 2019. New faculty (both tenure-track faculty and 100% full-time non-tenure-track instructional faculty) will be contacted via email by the Office of Faculty Development to RSVP for the event.


Upcoming Events

April
23
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 -
9:45AM to 11:15AM
International Scholars Series - Becoming More Culturally Aware in Your Teaching Style

In this interactive workshop we will introduce a tool to help you analyze your teaching style and redesign a lesson that helps students draw on their cultural strengths for learning successfully in your class.

April
25
Thursday, April 25, 2019 -
9:00AM to 5:00PM
Scholarly Writing Retreat - April 2019

Please join us for our monthly retreat where you can focus on scholarly writing in the company of colleagues. You are welcome to drop-in throughout the day. More "Scholarly Writing Retreat" info.

April
26
Friday, April 26, 2019 -
10:00AM to 11:30AM
Contemplative Pedagogy Working Group Meeting

"Teaching Ethnographically: Qualitative Inquiry as Contemplative Pedagogy in Higher Education.” Led by Maria José Botelho (Teacher Education & Curriculum Studies) and Ellen Pader (Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning). For more information about contemplative pedagogy, please visit our CP page.

May
03
Friday, May 03, 2019 -
10:00AM to 11:30AM
Contemplative Pedagogy Working Group Meeting

Come join colleagues interested in using contemplative exercises to deepen learning. 

For more information about contemplative pedagogy, please visit our CP page.

Faculty Profile

Anna Branch on Great Collaborative Activities
Associate Chancellor for Equity and Inclusion | Sociology

"A great activity forces you to think across ideas and, in the design, challenges you."

Dr. Anna Branch, Associate Professor and Associate Chancellor for Equity and Inclusion, discusses the elements of well-constructed collaborative activities that result in deep learning.