Academic

Showing events 11 - 15 of 15 unique titles ( a total of 22 sessions )

    • Using VoiceThead to Increase Out-of-Class Foreign Language Practice

    • Wednesday, November 15th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • This workshop will provide you with a hands-on experience creating a mini-project for your course. You will see diversified examples from different language courses using VoiceThreads designed to prompt a variety of practices outside the classroom. You will also try several of VoiceThread's newer . . .

    • Location: Benson Center 410
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Writing a Teaching Philosophy 1

    • Thursday, November 16th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • If you intend to apply for academic positions, it is likely that you will be asked to submit your philosophy of teaching statement as part of your application. During this session, we’ll examine sample philosophies and evaluate them using a rubric developed at the University of Michigan. We . . .

    • Location: Benson Center 301
    • DH Kitchen: Building in Scalar: Teaching and Scholarship

    • Thursday, November 16th, 20173:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    • Scalar is a web-authoring tool that facilitates media-rich presentations and visualizations. This workshop will cover basic features of the platform, including a showcase of existing Scalar projects and a hands-on introduction to paths, tags, annotations, and posting media. It will also cover more . . .

    • Location: Z.Smith Reynolds Library
    • TA and PostDoc Series: Syllabus Design

    • Thursday, November 30th, 20173:30 pm - 4:45 pm
    • This session focuses on helping you to create an effective syllabus that reflects your learning objectives, expectations, and university policies. We will identify appropriate syllabus components and explore strategies to help your students be more successful by creating a learner-centered . . .

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301
    • Foundation & Corporate Grants - Winning Grant

    • Friday, December 1st, 20178:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • Foundation and Corporate Grants attendees will learn step-by-step essentials for organizing and writing a successful foundation or corporate grant proposal. In addition, they will learn how to identify foundations whose funding efforts match their research objectives.

    • Location: Reynolda Hall 301