Events



How To Do A Teaching Demo On A Campus Interview

Professor Hsiao-Wen Cheng, East Asian Languages & Civilizations

Monday, January 23 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Noa Hegesh, CTL Graduate Fellow, East Asian Languages & Civilizations

Location: Williams Hall room 844

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the East Asian Languages & Civilizations department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Teaching In The Field

Professor Tom Tartaron, Classical Studies

Tuesday, January 24 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Jane Sancinito, CTL Graduate Fellow, Ancient History

Location: 251 Cohen Hall

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Classical Studies, Ancient History and AAMW departments and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Faculty-To-Faculty:
What Values Do We Want To Convey In Our Classes?

Professor Karen Redrobe, History of Art and Professor Paul Sniegowski, Biology

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

Faculty Events

Location: CTL Seminar Room, 134 Van Pelt Library

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.

Learning Through Teaching: The Importance Of Pedagogy In Graduate Student Training

Professor Theodore Schurr, Anthropology

Thursday, January 26 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Paul Mitchell, CTL Graduate Fellow, Anthropology

Location: 345 Museum

Summary: Graduate students are simultaneously students and teachers. How can one best play both these roles at once, and parlay them into a set of pedagogical tools for use now and in the future? Dr. Theodore Schurr will lead a discussion on strategies to integrate and balance research with teaching, and how to best use one’s experience of teaching while in graduate school as a way to form and shape a set of teaching skills crucial for careers in and outside the academy. All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Anthropology department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Teaching Classical Reception

Professor Rita Copeland, Classical Studies and English

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

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Jane Sancinito, CTL Graduate Fellow, Ancient History

Location: 251 Cohen Hall

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Classical Studies, Ancient History and AAMW departments and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Student Engagement Through Wikis

Professor Linda Chance, East Asian Languages & Civilizations

Friday, February 3 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Noa Hegesh, CTL Graduate Fellow, East Asian Languages & Civilizations

Location: Williams Hall room 844

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the East Asian Languages & Civilizations department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Best Practices In Evaluation of Research Papers and Research Proposals

Professor Terry Richmond, Nursing

Tuesday, February 7 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Helen Teng, CTL Graduate Fellow, Nursing

Location: Fagin 215

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Nursing department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Best Practices In Evaluation of Written/Research Papers and Research Proposals

Dr. Therese Richmond, Andrea B. Laporte Professor of Nursing and Associate Dean for Research

Tuesday, February 7 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Helen Teng, CTL Graduate Fellow, Nursing

Location: Fagin 215

Summary: Dr. Therese Richmond, Andrea B Laporte Professor of Nursing and Associate Dean for Research and Innovation will share with us strategies to use when grading written/research papers and research proposals. Please RSVP using this Doodle poll link, thank you: http://doodle.com/poll/z4a2wfgfxr4984dt. All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Nursing department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Faculty-To-Faculty:
Interactive Lectures And Active Learning In Lecture Classes

Professor Doris Wagner, Biology and Professor Melissa Wilde, Sociology

Tuesday, February 21 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Faculty Events

Location: CTL/OLI Seminar Room, 134 Van Pelt Library

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.

Composing Exam Questions: Short Answers and Multiple Choice

Dr. Kirsten Hickerson, Practice Assitant Professor and Vice Chair for the Department of Family & Community Health

Wednesday, February 22 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Helen Teng, CTL Graduate Fellow, Nursing

Location: Fagin 229L

Summary: Dr. Kirsten Hickerson, Practice Assistant Professor and Vice Chair for the Department of Family and Community Health will share with us her experiences with writing exam questions for core undergraduate clinical courses. She will also touch up on ways to assess exam performance and psychometrics as well as the importance of a personal introspective approach to teaching the content.
Please RSVP using this Doodle poll link, thank you: http://doodle.com/poll/ruc8uikv7xmhqrgg. All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Nursing department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Ways In Which Class Discussions I Led Fell Into The Pit, and What I'm Trying To Learn From Them

Professor Christopher Atwood, East Asian Languages & Civilizations

Friday, March 24 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Noa Hegesh, CTL Graduate Fellow, East Asian Languages & Civilizations

Location: Williams Hall room 844

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the East Asian Languages & Civilizations department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Teaching Ancient Texts In A Modern Classroom

Dr. Ori Tavor, East Asian Languages & Civilizations

Friday, March 31 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Noa Hegesh, CTL Graduate Fellow, East Asian Languages & Civilizations

Location: Williams Hall room 844

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the East Asian Languages & Civilizations department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Teaching About Race In Troubled Times

Professor Anthea Butler, Africana Studies & Religion

Monday, April 10 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: SaraEllen Strongman, CTL Graduate Fellow, Africana Studies

Location: 3401A Walnut St., Room 330A

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the Africana Studies department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.

Pedagogy Behind The Curtain: How To Get Students On Board With A Project Of A Class

Professor Jolyon Thomas, East Asian Languages & Civilizations

Friday, April 21 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Graduate Student Workshops

Convener: Noa Hegesh, CTL Graduate Fellow, East Asian Languages & Civilizations

Location: Williams Hall room 844

Summary: All graduate students are welcome. This event grows out of concerns in the East Asian Languages & Civilizations department and so may be most useful to students in related fields.
Counts toward the CTL Teaching Certificate.