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Upcoming Events  2014 - 2015

Tentative Program of Events

Main Audience

Date & Time

Registration

Writing Effective Reference Letters for Student Fellowships

Instructors 

August 

Biobanking Guidelines Revisited Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

September 9
9:00- Noon

Coming Soon!
University Teaching in a Time of Globalization: 
Language Challenges and Opportunities
Instructors

September

Safer Spaces: Understanding Discrimination Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students September 30  
2:00-4:30 PM
Brown bag lunch series: Evaluation and feedback in large classes Instructors

September 30
Noon - 1:15 PM

Safer Spaces: Understanding Discrimination Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students October 6 
9:30 AM - Noon
Safer Spaces: Disability, Access, and Universal Design
Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students October 22
9:30 AM- Noon
Strategies to Support Active and Collaborative Learning Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students October 23
10:00-12:00
Safer Spaces: Race and Cultural Identity Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students October 23
2:00-4:30 PM
Safer Spaces: Race and Cultural Identity Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

October 27
9:30 AM - Noon

Safer Spaces: Indigenous Perspectives Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

October 28
2:00-4:30 PM

Grading Written Assignments: How Objective Can it Be? Instructors October
Bringing Research into the Undergraduate Classroom (Mac Campus) Instructors October
Designing Effective Multiple-Choice Questions Instructors October
The Right Start: Building a Healthy Student-Supervisor Relationship Instructors October
Safer Spaces: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

November 4
2:00-:4:30 PM

Safer Spaces: Disability, Access, and Universal Design

Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

November 6 
2:00-4:30 PM

Brown bag lunch series: Evaluation and feedback in large classes

Instructors

November 7
Noon - 1:15 PM

Safer Spaces: Indigenous Perspectives Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

November 12
9:30 AM - Noon

Safer Spaces: Consent and Sexual Assault – Raising Awareness Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

November 13
2:00-4:30 PM

Safer Spaces: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

November 19
9:30 AM - Noon

Safer Spaces: Consent and Sexual Assault – Raising Awareness Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

November 24
9:30 AM - Noon

Supervisory Alliance Workshop Instructors

November

Using Social Media Tools in Teaching and Learning Instructors, Staff & Grad Students

Fall

Introduction to Course Design and Teaching Workshop Instructors

Dec 11
9:00am-5:00pm & 
Dec 16
9:30am-1:00pm

May 7
9:00am-5:00pm &
May 12
9:30am-1:00pm

The Research Paper—Engaging Students with the Writing Process Instructors

January

Strategies to Support Active and Collaborative Learning Instructors, Staff & Grad Students

February 5

Clarifying Expectations (A pilot development project) Instructors

February

Brown bag lunch series: Evaluation and feedback in large classes Instructors

March 16
Noon - 1:15 PM

Recognizing and Supporting Students At-Risk Instructors

April

Short Written Assignments –New Ways to Get Students Writing Instructors

April

Brown bag lunch series: Evaluation and feedback in large classes Instructors

May

Past Events

2014-2015

Workshop

Main Audience

Date

University Teaching in a Time of Globalization:
Language Challenges and Opportunities

Instructors

June 6
9:30am-11:00am

2013-2014

Workshop

Main Audience

Date

Brown bag lunch series: Evaluation and feedback in large classes

Instructors

May 9
12:00pm-1:15pm

Using Social Media Tools in Teaching and Learning (Mac campus)

Instructors, Staff & Grad Students

May 6
2:00pm-4:00pm

Recognizing and Supporting Students At-Risk

Instructors

Apr 28
1:00pm-3:00pm

Grading Written Assignments: How Objective Can it Be?

Instructors

Apr 23
9:00am-12:00pm

The Research Paper—Engaging Students with the Writing Process

Instructors

Apr 3
9:30am-12:00pm

Brown bag lunch series: Evaluation and feedback in large classes

Instructors

Mar 14
12:00pm-1:15pm

Clarifying Expectations (A pilot development project)

Instructors

Feb 25
10:00am-12:00pm

Safer Spaces: Understanding Discrimination

Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

Jan 15
2:00pm-4:30pm
Oct 1
9:30am-12:00pm

Creating Effective Questions with Clickers

Instructors, Staff

Dec 13
10:00am-11:30am or
Dec 18
2:00pm-3:30pm

Introduction to Course Design and Teaching Workshop

Instructors

May 8
9:00am-5:00pm &
May 13
9:30am-1:00pm

Dec 12
9:00am-5:00pm &
Dec 17
9:30am-1:00pm

Supervisory Alliance Workshop

Instructors

Nov 26
10:00am-12:00pm

Safer Spaces: Disability, Access, and Universal Design   

Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

Nov 19
2:00pm-4:30pm
Feb 19
9:30am-12:00pm

Safer Spaces: Race and Cultural Identity

Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

Mar 20
9:30am-12:00pm
Nov 4
2:00pm-4:30pm

Beyond the Research Paper –New Ways to Get Students Writing

Instructors

Oct 30
9:00am-12:00pm

The Right Start: Building a Healthy Student-Supervisor Relationship

Instructors

Oct 25
10:00am-12:00pm

Safer Spaces: Aboriginal Perspectives

Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

Mar 11
2:00pm-4:30pm
Oct 24
9:30am-12:00pm

Providing feedback to students - Running reports in TurningPoint

Instructors, Staff  & Grad Students

Oct 22
2:00pm-3:30pm or
Oct 25
10:00am-11:30am

Safer Spaces: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Instructors

Feb 7
9:30am-12:00pm
Oct 10
2:00pm-4:30pm

Designing Effective Multiple-Choice Questions

Instructors

Oct 4
1:00pm-3:00pm

University Teaching in a Time of Globalization:
Language Challenges and Opportunities

Instructors

Jan 31
9:30am-11:00am
Sept 27
1:00pm-2:30pm

Bringing Research into the Undergraduate Classroom

Instructors

Sept 13
9:30am-12:30pm

Writing Effective Reference Letters for Student Fellowships

Instructors

Aug 28

Creating Effective Questions with Clickers

Instructors & Staff

Aug 27
9:30am-11:00am or
Aug 30
11:00am-12:30pm