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  • ALIT Celebration and Retrospective

    Lunch and Discussion for ALIT Certificate Participants
    Friday, May 5, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Join your ALIT colleagues for a year-end review of lessons learned about ways to foster the retention of students in STEM majors and support the development of students as STEM professionals. The...
    Posted: April 21, 2017 11:17 AM
  • Team-based Learning: Transformative Use of Small Groups √ §

    Want to use group work in class but not sure where to start?
    Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Have you thought about using group work in class, but didn’t know where to start? Or have you used groups but with less success than you’d like?  Please join your colleagues for a discussion on...
    Posted: March 13, 2017 11:48 AM
  • Writing a Compelling Hrabowski Innovation Fund Proposal

    What makes an HIF proposal compelling to reviewers?
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    In this session, you’ll gain insights into what makes a Hrabowski Innovation Fund proposal compelling to reviewers. We’ll share tips for what reviewers are looking for in a proposal, helping you...
    Posted: January 19, 2017 11:21 AM
  • Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Discussion Group √ §

    Wondering how students learn in your class? (Room Change)
    Monday, April 17, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Do you sometimes find yourself wondering how students learn in your class? Have you ever analyzed your students' assignments looking for clues about that? Are you interested in finding out whether...
    Posted: January 18, 2017 5:52 PM
  • Bring Your Best Idea: Authentic Assignments & Activities √ §

    Creating connections and solving real-world problems
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Motivating students, creating connections, solving real-world problems - these are just a few of the aims and benefits of authentic learning. Such experiences can be provided through a wide range...
    Posted: January 19, 2017 11:17 AM
  • Closing the Loop √ §

    Crafting Interventions to Improve Student Learning
    Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Each semester faculty and staff gather to discuss student learning challenges and achievements and collaborate on ways to improve. Join your colleagues to discuss how you have improved student...
    Posted: January 19, 2017 10:57 AM
  • Iron Chef Session: Best Practices in Motivating Students

    Applying research-based solutions to everyday situations
    Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Join colleagues to creatively and collaboratively explore the theme of motivating students by participating in a small-group situational challenge, complicated by an Iron Chef-like “secret...
    Posted: January 19, 2017 10:41 AM
  • Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Discussion Group √ §

    CANCELLED (Snow Event)
    Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Do you sometimes find yourself wondering how students learn in your class? Have you ever analyzed your students' assignments looking for clues about that? Are you interested in finding out whether...
    Posted: January 18, 2017 5:51 PM
  • Time Management & Organizational Strategies *

    How to manage complex schedules and multiple demands
    Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Wondering how you’ll find time for teaching, research, and service? Most faculty have complex schedules with multiple demands on their time and expertise - how do they manage? Join us to learn...
    Posted: January 19, 2017 10:22 AM
  • Spring Book Discussion √ § (Thursday)

    Why Students Resist Learning: A Practical Model . . .
    Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Why Students Resist Learning: A Practical Model for Understanding and Helping Students, Ed. by Anton O. Tolman and Janine Kremling. Stylus, 2017. This book examines how student resistance to...
    Posted: January 19, 2017 10:10 AM