Events

Upcoming Events

Tuesday Jan. 28
Teaching Preparation Series, Understanding your role: How do I work effectively with students & faculty?
5 to 6:15 p.m.
SZB 450

As a graduate student, you assume many roles: teacher, instructor, as well as student. In this workshop, you will learn about and apply theories of self-directed learning to students and oneself’s achievement, as well as gain strategies about setting expectations and working effectively with students and faculty. Event Details

Friday Jan. 31
Canvas Office Hours
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
SZB 450AF

Drop-in Canvas support Event Details

Friday Jan. 31
Teaching Preparation Series, Inclusive Teaching & Learning
Noon to 1:15 p.m.
FAC 328

This session will explore Universal Design for Learning (UDL), a framework based on research from the fields of educational development and neuroscience. UDL promotes inclusion and equity in higher education contexts by identifying and reducing barriers that some students face, in ways that promote the retention and success of all students. Join an interactive, facilitated discussion on opportunities for the implementation of the UDL principles in your courses. Event Details

Tuesday Feb. 4
Technology-Enhanced Learning Collaborative
Noon to 1 p.m.
FAC 328

Technology-Enhanced Learning Collaborative Event Details

Tuesday Feb. 4
Teaching Preparation Series: Navigating Boundaries & Relationships
5 to 6:15 p.m.
SZB 450

Telling someone “no” is challenging already. So how do you say “no” to your supervisor or professor while maintaining a positive relationship? In this presentation we will come up with different techniques and suggestions on how to improve your negotiation and communication skills. Event Details

Wednesday Feb. 5
Creating Wicked Students Book Club
8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
SZB 450

This book club is designed to encourage instructors to discuss how they can develop wicked courses. Event Details

Wednesday Feb. 5
Canvas for GRAs and TAs
5 to 6 p.m.
FAC 328

This session will help graduate students and teaching assistants create and maintain a well-organized Canvas course. Event Details

Thursday Feb. 6
Canvas for GRAs and TAs
3 to 4 p.m.
FAC 328

This session will help graduate students and teaching assistants create and maintain a well-organized Canvas course. Event Details

Friday Feb. 7
Canvas Office Hours
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
SZB 450

Drop-in Canvas support Event Details

Friday Feb. 7
Teaching Preparation Series, Students with disabilities: How do I provide equal access..
Noon to 1:15 p.m.
FAC 328

In their courses, TAs and AIs have an opportunity to create an inclusive environment and foster meaningful participation in the classroom since students often feel more comfortable communicating with them. During this session, you will learn about how to work with students with disabilities in your role as a TA or AI! Event Details