Events



Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch:
When the Going Gets Tough … Encouraging Persistence in Students

Professors Brenda Casper, Biology, and Angela Duckworth, Psychology

Thursday, April 10 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch:
Mentoring Undergraduate Students in Lab

Professors Ayelet Ruscio, Psychology, and Masao Sako, Physics and Astronomy

Wednesday, March 26 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch:
Digital Humanities in the Classroom: Text Mining and Digital Mapping

Professors Amy Hillier, City and Regional Planning, and Heather Love, English

Thursday, February 20 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch:
Why Teaching the Humanities Matters

Professors Kevin Platt, Slavic Languages and Literatures, and Brian Rose, Classical Studies

Monday, November 18 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 392

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch:
Teaching with Canvas

Dr. Jane Dmochowski, Earth and Environmental Science, and Professor Dan Singer, Philosophy

Tuesday, October 22 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch:
Asking Good Questions in Class

Professors Rogers Smith, Political Science, and Emily Steiner, English

Thursday, September 26 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch:
Paper Practicalities: What We Assign, How Much and When

Professors Peter Holquist, History, and Paul Saint-Amour, English

Wednesday, April 17 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch:
Gender Dynamics in the Classroom

Professor Gwendolyn DuBois Shaw, History of Art, and Evelyn Thomson, Physics

Wednesday, April 3 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch:
Replacing Blackboard, Teaching with Canvas

Professors Andrew Rappe, Chemistry, and Florian Schwarz, Linguistics

Tuesday, February 26 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch:
Mentoring Graduate Students in their Research

Professors Michael Katz, History, and Michael Weisberg, Philosophy

Monday, February 11 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 204

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Teaching Texts in Translation

Professors Joe Lowry, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, and Bethany Wiggin, Germanic Languages and Literatures

Wednesday, November 7 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Providing Feedback on Students’ Written Work

Professors Anne Norton, Political Science, and Michael Zuckerman, History

Wednesday, October 24 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Using the Library in Your Teaching

Professors Lisa Mitchell, South Asia Studies, and Margo Todd, History

Wednesday, October 3 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Talking about Social and Economic Class in Class

Professors Kristen Harknett, Sociology, and Eric Jarosinski, Germanic Languages and Literatures

Thursday, April 12 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen Hall 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Student Laptops in Class, Up or Down?

Professors Chris Poggi, History of Art, and Dan Richter, History

Monday, March 19 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen Hall 203

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Getting the Most out of Student Presentations

Professors Javier Medina, Psychology, and Chi-ming Yang, English

Wednesday, February 29 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen Hall 203

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Helping Students Read Critically

Professors Elisabeth Camp, Philosophy, and Ellen Kennedy, Political Science

Thursday, February 2 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: College Hall 209

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Using in-Class Group Work Effectively

Professors Jamal Elias, Religious Studies, and Salamishah Tillet, English

Wednesday, November 16 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen Hall 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching-related issues. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Teaching Effectively with TAs

Professors Lee Cassenelli, History, and Karen Detlefsen, Philosophy

Tuesday, October 25 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen Hall 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching-related issues. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Teaching through Student Film Projects

Professors Ann Farnsworth-Alvear, History, and Zachary Lesser, English

Wednesday, October 5 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen Hall 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about teaching-related issues. Each lunch focuses on a different theme and is moderated two faculty members, who will guide the discussion and share their experiences. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Engaging Students with Clickers

Paul Heiney of Physics and Susan Sauvé Meyer of Philosophy will facilitate.

Wednesday, February 23 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about issues related to teaching and learning. Each lunch focuses on a different theme. The faculty members listed for each lunch are moderators: they will share their experiences and guide the discussion.

The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.

Faculty-to-Faculty Lunch: Teaching Students to Think Creatively and Take Risks

Marc Schmidt of Biology and Liliane Weissberg of German will facilitate

Monday, February 7 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: Cohen 104

Summary: Faculty-to-Faculty Lunches are opportunities for small groups of faculty to get together for informal conversation about issues related to teaching and learning. Each lunch focuses on a different theme. The faculty members listed for each lunch are moderators: they will share their experiences and guide the discussion.

The Center for Teaching and Learning provides lunch for all those who register in advance. To encourage interactive discussion, registration is limited to twelve faculty.