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Upcoming Events

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Presenter(s)

january

10janAll Day18febDesigning an Inclusive CoursePresenter(s):CITT

12jan(jan 12)1:00 pm20apr(apr 20)3:00 pmPostdoc Teaching PracticumPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning,Evidence-Based TeachingPassport Miles:700Presenter(s):CIRTL

20jan1:00 pm2:00 pmComparing Physical and Virtual Laboratory SimulationsPassport Categories:Active Learning,Digital Literacy,Great Online Teaching,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Diba Mani

24janAll Day06febEngaging Online LearnersPresenter(s):CITT

24jan3:00 pm4:00 pmMake it Global: Curriculum InternationalizationPassport Categories:Active Learning,Cultural Competencies,Experiential Learning,Global Learning,Mentoring,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Diba Mani,Paloma Rodriguez

25jan12:00 pm1:00 pmPracticing Efficient Bedside TeachingPassport Categories:Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series,Promoting IDEA in Clinical SettingsPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Elisa Sottile

25jan01marFirst Year Faculty Teaching Academy (FYFTA)Passport Categories:First Year Faculty Teaching AcademyPassport Miles:500Presenter(s):The Center for Teaching Excellence

26jan10:00 am11:30 amBuilding a Classroom CommunityPassport Categories:Great Online Teaching,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Harrison Hove

27jan8:30 am9:45 amPeer to Peer MentoringPassport Categories:MentoringPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Alie Trainor,E. Mendy Dunn

27jan10:30 am1:30 pmMaking Meetings WorkPassport Categories:Active LearningPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Nicole Harris

27jan1:00 pm2:30 pmWriting an Effective Teaching Philosophy Statement (Part 1)Passport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning,Evidence-Based TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

28jan10:30 am11:30 amCreating Connections With Students OnlinePassport Categories:Great Online Teaching,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Tiff Jenson

31janAll Day27marAdvancing Learning Through Evidence-Based STEM TeachingPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning,Evidence-Based TeachingPassport Miles:700Presenter(s):CIRTL

31jan2:00 pm3:30 pmApproaching Academic HonestyPassport Categories:Creative Assessment,Cultural Competencies,Diversity, Equity & Inclusion,Student Focused Teaching,Tackling Tough TalksPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Jennifer Lejeune Ramos

31jan2:00 pm3:30 pmHow to Become an AllyPassport Categories:Cultural Competencies,Diversity, Equity & Inclusion,Tackling Tough TalksPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Kristina Forman,Tiffany Pineda

february

10janAll Day18febDesigning an Inclusive CoursePresenter(s):CITT

12jan(jan 12)1:00 pm20apr(apr 20)3:00 pmPostdoc Teaching PracticumPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning,Evidence-Based TeachingPassport Miles:700Presenter(s):CIRTL

24janAll Day06febEngaging Online LearnersPresenter(s):CITT

25jan01marFirst Year Faculty Teaching Academy (FYFTA)Passport Categories:First Year Faculty Teaching AcademyPassport Miles:500Presenter(s):The Center for Teaching Excellence

31janAll Day27marAdvancing Learning Through Evidence-Based STEM TeachingPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning,Evidence-Based TeachingPassport Miles:700Presenter(s):CIRTL

02feb10:00 am11:30 amEnhance your Teaching with JoVE VideosPassport Categories:Digital Literacy,Great Online Teaching,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Elissa Quinn,Nimisha Roy

03feb10:30 am12:00 pmIDEA Action Plan and StatementPassport Categories:Cultural Competencies,Diversity, Equity & Inclusion,Promoting IDEA in Clinical Settings,UDL & AccessPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Alexandra Bitton-Bailey

03feb1:00 pm2:30 pmWriting an Effective Teaching Philosophy Statement (Part 2)Passport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning,Evidence-Based TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

04feb9:00 am10:30 amExcellence in Mentoring: Develop Your Mentoring SkillsPassport Categories:Mentoring,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Christine Miller

07febAll Day20Creating Student Centered AssignmentsPresenter(s):CITT

09feb9:30 am11:00 amMatrix of Anti-Racism Across the Curriculum: Examining Undergraduate CourseworkPassport Categories:Active Learning,Diversity, Equity & Inclusion,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Erica McCray,Taryrn Brown

10feb1:30 pm3:00 pmCollaborative Learning TechniquesPassport Categories:Active Learning,Cultural Competencies,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Alexandra Bitton-Bailey

11feb9:30 am10:30 amIDEA 101: Introduction to Terminology, Concepts, and TopicsPassport Categories:Diversity, Equity & InclusionPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Rachel Yoho

16feb11:00 am12:00 pmCreating Global Classrooms Through Virtual ExchangePassport Categories:Active Learning,Cultural Competencies,Digital Literacy,Experiential Learning,Global Learning,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Paloma Rodriguez

18feb10:00 am11:00 amAn IDEA-Focused Introduction to Facilitating Equitable Faculty SearchesPassport Categories:Diversity, Equity & InclusionPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Rachel Yoho

21febAll Day04marAccessible Online EnvironmentsPresenter(s):CITT

21feb1:30 pm3:00 pmCIRTL: Teaching as ResearchPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning,Teaching as ResearchPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Grady Roberts,Wendy Dahl

22feb9:00 am10:00 amJoin the Micro-Resistance against MicroaggressionsPassport Categories:Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series,Cultural Competencies,Diversity, Equity & Inclusion,Evidence-Based Teaching,Global Learning,Student Focused Teaching,Tackling Tough TalksPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Alexandra Bitton-Bailey

23feb10:00 am11:30 amMotivation II - How to Get Excited About TeachingPassport Categories:Great Online Teaching,Great Presentations,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Kim Moore

24feb1:00 pm2:00 pmLeveraging Library Resources to Save Students Money On Course MaterialsPassport Categories:Student Focused Teaching,Textbook AffordabilityPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):April Hines

25feb9:30 am11:30 amAsynchronous Active Learning with VoiceThreadPassport Categories:Active Learning,Digital Literacy,Great Online Teaching,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Crystal Marull

25feb12:00 pm1:00 pm5 Strategies to Improve Ambulatory Teaching and Meet The Quadruple AimPassport Categories:Brown Bag Lunch and Learn SeriesPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Ryan Nall

march

12jan(jan 12)1:00 pm20apr(apr 20)3:00 pmPostdoc Teaching PracticumPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning,Evidence-Based TeachingPassport Miles:700Presenter(s):CIRTL

25jan01marFirst Year Faculty Teaching Academy (FYFTA)Passport Categories:First Year Faculty Teaching AcademyPassport Miles:500Presenter(s):The Center for Teaching Excellence

31janAll Day27marAdvancing Learning Through Evidence-Based STEM TeachingPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning,Evidence-Based TeachingPassport Miles:700Presenter(s):CIRTL

21febAll Day04marAccessible Online EnvironmentsPresenter(s):CITT

02mar2:00 pm3:30 pmCreative and Authentic AssessmentsPassport Categories:Creative Assessment,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Alexandra Bitton-Bailey

03mar2:00 pm3:30 pmTeaching in STEM Classrooms to Promote Diversity, Inclusion, Equity and JusticePassport Categories:Cultural Competencies,Diversity, Equity & Inclusion,Student Focused Teaching,Tackling Tough TalksPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Kathryn McGill,Laura Blecha,Sujata Krishna

04mar10:00 am11:00 amBuilding Your Digital Community on Social MediaPassport Categories:Diversity, Equity & Inclusion,Evidence-Based Teaching,Student Focused Teaching,Tackling Tough TalksPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Natalie Asorey

09mar2:00 pm3:00 pmHow CIRTL Impacted My Career: Hearing from Academic and Research StaffPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

10mar10:00 am11:00 amDisability Resource Center 101: Beyond AccessPassport Categories:UDL & AccessPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Amanda Jackson,Rita Inman

14marAll Day22aprFostering Inclusive Communities for LearningPresenter(s):CITT

14mar1:30 pm3:00 pmGraduate Skills and Competencies: What Have I Really Learned?Passport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

14mar1:30 pm4:30 pmConversations for a Culture of InclusionPassport Categories:Active Learning,Cultural Competencies,Diversity, Equity & Inclusion,Experiential Learning,Student Focused Teaching,Tackling Tough TalksPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Gwynn Cadwallader,Irma Alvarez

15mar2:00 pm3:30 pmCourse Evaluations: Increasing Response Rates and Interpreting ResultsPassport Categories:Creative Assessment,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):John Jordi

16mar9:30 am11:30 amInclusive Teaching Strategies: Embracing Student Diversity in All Forms (Part 2)Passport Categories:Active Learning,Cultural Competencies,Diversity, Equity & Inclusion,Experiential Learning,Global Learning,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Sindia Rivera Jimenez

16mar2:00 pm3:00 pmHow CIRTL Impacted My Career: Hearing from Teaching FacultyPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

17mar1:00 pm2:00 pmCreative Assessment Alternatives to Traditional ExamsPassport Categories:Active Learning,Creative Assessment,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Diba Mani

17mar(mar 17)2:00 pm21apr(apr 21)4:00 pmResearch Mentor TrainingPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:700Presenter(s):CIRTL

21mar1:30 pm3:00 pmMentoring and Advising Relationships: What Skills Am I Developing?Passport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

22mar1:00 pm2:00 pmUDL: Designing Instruction for the Love of Learning Through UDLPassport Categories:Cultural Competencies,Mentoring,Student Focused Teaching,UDL & AccessPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Erica McCray,Jenna Gonzalez

23mar2:00 pm3:30 pmLevel Up Your lectures!Passport Categories:Active Learning,Cultural Competencies,Great Presentations,Tackling Tough TalksPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Alexandra Bitton-Bailey

23mar2:00 pm3:00 pmHow CIRTL Impacted My Career: Experiences in Academia from Underrepresented Groups in STEMPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

24mar9:30 am10:30 amUsing Pressbooks with Student Co-Authors to Publish Custom TextbooksPassport Categories:Student Focused Teaching,Textbook AffordabilityPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Matthew Traum

28mar1:30 pm3:00 pmBuilding My Networks and Engagement in Communities: What Connections Am I Growing and Why?Passport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

29mar10:30 am11:30 amMake It Global: Curriculum InternationalizationPassport Categories:Active Learning,Cultural Competencies,Experiential Learning,Global Learning,Mentoring,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Paloma Rodriguez

30mar2:00 pm3:00 pmHow CIRTL Impacted My Career: Hearing about Positions beyond AcademiaPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

april

12jan(jan 12)1:00 pm20apr(apr 20)3:00 pmPostdoc Teaching PracticumPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning,Evidence-Based TeachingPassport Miles:700Presenter(s):CIRTL

14marAll Day22aprFostering Inclusive Communities for LearningPresenter(s):CITT

17mar(mar 17)2:00 pm21apr(apr 21)4:00 pmResearch Mentor TrainingPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:700Presenter(s):CIRTL

04apr1:30 pm3:00 pmPutting It All Together: How Do I Articulate and Implement a Career Development Plan?Passport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

05apr1:00 pm2:30 pmDisrupting Bullying in Graduate School: Strategies and Interventions (Part 1)Passport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

07apr3:00 pm4:00 pmCreating Global Classrooms Through Virtual ExchangePassport Categories:Active Learning,Cultural Competencies,Digital Literacy,Experiential Learning,Global Learning,Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Paloma Rodriguez

12apr1:00 pm2:30 pmDisrupting Bullying in Graduate School: Strategies and Interventions (Part 2)Passport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and LearningPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

13apr3:00 pm4:30 pmCIRTL Network Teaching-as-Research PresentationsPassport Categories:Center for the Integration of Research Teaching and Learning,Teaching as ResearchPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):CIRTL

19apr2:00 pm3:00 pmGetting started with STEM Teaching with Learning AssistantsPassport Categories:Student Focused TeachingPassport Miles:100Presenter(s):Sujata Krishna

may

09mayAll Day22Technology to Improve Instructor PresencePresenter(s):CITT

23mayAll Day05junTechnology to Captivate StudentsPresenter(s):CITT

june

23mayAll Day05junTechnology to Captivate StudentsPresenter(s):CITT

06junAll Day12Academic IntegrityPresenter(s):CITT

13junAll Day19Aligning Assessments to Objectives

27junAll Day03julApplying Educational Theory

july

27junAll Day03julApplying Educational Theory

05julAll Day11Effective Feedback

11julAll Day17Ensuring Usability in Online Courses

18julAll Day24Flexible Assessments

25julAll Day31Instructional Media

august

01augAll Day07Recognize and Respond to At-Risk Students

29augAll Day11sepEngaging Online LearnersPresenter(s):CITT

29augAll Day11sepGlobal Learning Institute Information Session

september

29augAll Day11sepEngaging Online LearnersPresenter(s):CITT

29augAll Day11sepGlobal Learning Institute Information Session

12sepAll Day25Creating Student Centered AssignmentsPresenter(s):CITT

26sepAll Day09octAccessible Online EnvironmentsPresenter(s):CITT

october

26sepAll Day09octAccessible Online EnvironmentsPresenter(s):CITT

10octAll Day23Utilizing Active Learning to Enhance Student Success