Virtual Center for Teaching & Learning

Faculty Forums &
New Faculty Programs 

Fall 2013

August 6W:

New Faculty Orientation 9:00am-4:00pm  (lunch with new folks 12:30pm:  deans, assistant deans, provost, and assistant VPAA, The Meeting Suite of the Armstrong Center)

August 7TH:

Orientation for new department heads and program directors (2:00-3:30pm, Burnett Hall Board Room)

August 23F:

FRRs and FLCs Kickoff meeting (12:15pm, Ballroom C, Student Union)

September 13F:

Assessment rubrics workshop: David Wheeler, Judith Garrison, Delana Nivens (12:00pm, Solms 110) link to Powerpoint and Refernces 

September 20F:

New Faculty Brown Bag Lunch: Jason Beck (12:00pm, Solms 211)

September 25W:

Governor's Teaching Fellows Review:  past participants share their experiences and lessons learned at GTF, as well as discuss a process for applying: Beth Howells (12:00pm, Solms 110)

October 2W:

Internal grants 2013-2014 proposals workshop: Susan Arshack, AndiBeth Mincer, Sabrina Hessinger, Scott Mateer (12:15pm, Solms 108)

October 4W:

Using & Analyzing Census Data: This workshop will be led by Gerson D. Vásquez, Data Dissemination Specialist & Media Relations Partner with the U.S. Census Bureau’s Atlanta Regional Office. Mr. Vazquez will talk about how to use Census data search engines (navigation tips and data extraction) for research, curriculum development, and grant writing. (11:45-2:15, Solms 110)

October 7-8MT:

Academic Writing Boot Camp (Lane Library)

October 11F:

Assessment e-folio workshop: Dean Earlix, Kam Lau: (12:15pm, Solms 108)

October 24 TH:

New Faculty Brown Bag lunch: Jason Beck (12:30pm, Solms 211)

October 30W:

Teaching with technology: Beth Howells (12:00pm, Solms 110)

November 14TH:

New Faculty Brown Bag Lunch: Jason Beck (12:30pm, Solms 211)

November 15F:

Assessment curricular mapping workshop: Cynthia Bolton-Gary (12:00pm, Solms 110)

December 4W:

Writing across the Curriculum: How do we assign writing across disciplines?  How do we use writing to facilitate learning?  A collaborative event with the LLP Teaching Conversations: Beth Howells (12:00pm, Solms 110)


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