- March 13: Teachers Talking Technology
- March 14: Multiple Strategies for Multi-lingual Writers Workshop
- March 14: Reacting to the Past Regional Conference
- March 18: Teachers Talking
- March 20: New Faculty Orientation Session
- March 21: Faculty Shop Talk
- March 22: Faculty Writing Retreat
- March 22: Faculty Writing Retreat at ASI
- April 7: Majors/Minors Fair
- April 11: Faculty Shop Talk
- April 12: Faculty Writing Retreat
- April 12: Faculty Writing Retreat at ASI
- April 15: Teachers Talking Technology
- April 15: Showcase for Community-Engaged Scholarship
- April 16: Teachers Talking Writing
- April 17: New Faculty Orientation Session
- April 23: Teachers Talking
- April 23: New Faculty Mentor Mentee Social
- April 25: Faculty Shop Talk
- May 2: Celebration of Creative Inquiry
- May 8: New Faculty Orientation Session
- Alisa Rosenthal — x7437
- Kyle Chambers, Faculty Associate for Technology — x7063
- Kate Keller, Faculty Associate for Evidence-Based Learning — x7432
- Tom Huber, Undergraduate Research — x7036
- Paul Saulnier, New Faculty Programming — x6123
- Cathy Blaukat — x6227
Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
- The John S. Kendall Center for Engaged Learning is located in Beck Hall, Room 103
Teachers Talking Technology
Join us Tuesday, November 4 for Teachers Talking Technology. Scott Bur and Steve Mellema will talk about visualization in introductory (science) courses. Free lunch at the Three Crowns Buffet, then meet in the St Peter Room from 11:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. or again at 12:30 to 1:20 p.m.
New Faculty Orientation Session
The next New Faculty Orientation Session will be held Thursday, November 6 from 12:30 to 1:20 p.m. The topic will be: Departmental Relationships, led by Mike Hvidsten and David Fienen. We will be meeting in Linner Lounge. Please come early as we will be handing out Market Place coupons and you'll need to the extra time to go through the line. We'll start the session at 12:45 p.m. and hope everyone can be through the Market Place by then.
Join Mark Anderson, Vice President for Enrollment Management for a conversation about recruiting students to make an incoming class, how financial aid packages are determined, and what faculty can do to assist in these vital efforts. Join us on Wednesday, November 12 from 4 to 5 p.m. for wine and appetizers and Thursday, November 13 for lunch from 12:30 p.m. to 1:20 p.m. Both sessions are scheduled to meet in the St. Peter Room.
New Faculty Orientation Session
The next New Faculty Orientation Session will be held Thursday, November 20 from 12:30 to 1:20 p.m. The topic will be: Course evaluations led by Laura Behling. Free lunch at the Buffet, then meet in the St. Peter Room. Please feel free to get your lunch anytime after 12:15 p.m.--we have a sign-in sheet at the buffet. We'll start the session at 12:45 p.m. and hope everyone can be through the line by then.
All faculty are invited to participate in a special workshop, during January, 2009: "How Information Works: Publishing, Libraries, and the Digital Future." This workshop, led by Barbara Fister, will introduce to faculty new databases and web tools for use in classes, provide time for faculty to talk with each other about common assigned readings and about using digital information in courses and assignments, and learn about publishing, open access, and copyright issues. Please click "more" for more info.
On Campus with Women Vol. 37, No. 2, "Rethinking Scientific Pedagogies." Please click the more link for further information and for a link to read the entire article.
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