Announcements

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Big Ideas | Small Bytes Series: Tough Choices in Assessment: Authenticity & Complexity vs. Security and Enforcement

Panelists will discuss their experiences and philosophies surrounding individual and collaborative assignments, direct and indirect assessments, and more hacks that emerge from their choices and those of their students at noon Wednesday, Oct. 30 in 508 SEC.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Are you prepared? Classroom contingency planning

Keep your course running during a snowstorm, a conference, a family emergency, etc. Learn how to keep your class from falling behind when classes are canceled or you need to be gone at 1:30 p.m Friday, Oct. 25 in 138 ITTC. Register in advance.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Teaching international students: Challenges in and out of the classroom

How can we make the most of the increasing international student presence in our classroom? Panelists will discuss what we can do to help our international students be successful at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23 in the ScholarSpace, LIB.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Teaching with open access resources

Celebrate Open Access Week at noon Wednesday, Oct. 23 in the ScholarSpace, LIB. Faculty from a variety of departments will share strategies they have used to implement Open Educational Resources (OERs) in their classrooms to help students save money on course materials.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Everyday steps to a more inclusive classroom

Carissa Froyum will examine concrete ways through which we communicate inclusivity in our classrooms at noon Tuesday, Oct. 15 in 378 LIB. How can we identify appropriate challenges for all students and communicate that the course is structured in ways that are accessible to everyone?

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
What/who is Involved in the peer review of teaching?

What is effective teaching? What are the best practices in its review and evaluation? This session will look at resources that support our peer review responsibilities. Join us at 9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, in 378 LIB.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Are you prepared? Classroom contingency planning

Keep your course running during a snowstorm, a conference, a family emergency, etc. Learn how to keep your class from falling behind when classes are canceled or you need to be gone at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9 in 138 ITTC. Register in advance.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Human Resource Services newsletter

The October issue of the Human Resource Services newsletter is now available.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
BPUG Meeting

There will be a Business Process Users Group (BPUG) meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16 in Old Central Ballroom A, MAU. Please see the agenda for a list of topics.

Monday, September 30, 2019
Effigy Mounds trip

The Anthropology Club is hosting a trip to Effigy Mounds to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day Saturday, Oct. 12. This is a free event and open to all until capacity. For more information and the link to RSVP, email Rachel Dilavou.