Events

Upcoming Events

Thursday April 2
Low Vision and Blind Patients' Experiences with Medical Professionals
Noon to 1 p.m.
School of Nursing NUR 1.106

The Disability Studies Awareness Lunch-and-Learn Speaker Series is a monthly event organized by the Texas Center for Disability Studies in partnership with colleges across the University of Texas in an effort to raise awareness, share knowledge, and learn how to incorporate DS into the classroom and UT environment. Event Details

Friday April 3
Canvas Office Hours
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
SZB 450

Drop-in Canvas support Event Details

Friday April 3
Blended Learning Series, Part Three: Staying Organized and Evaluation Blended Courses
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
SZB 450H

Blended Learning Series, Part Three: Staying Organized and Evaluating Blended Courses Event Details

Friday April 3
Teaching Preparation Series, Developing a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Statement
Noon to 1:15 p.m.
RLP 1.302B

Learn about the components of DEI statements —which are becoming an increasingly integral part of job market materials —and the role of these statements in your applications. This workshop will provide the opportunity to critically reflect on what diversity means to you and how you demonstrate a commitment to diversity, as well as to begin articulating how these values are apparent in your current practice and future goals. Event Details

Friday April 10
Canvas Office Hours
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
SZB 450

Drop-in Canvas support Event Details

Friday April 10
Teaching Preparation Series, Workshop your teaching statement: What is working? What can I improve?
Noon to 1:15 p.m.
FAC 328

FIC staff will facilitate a peer workshop where participants will receive feedback on their teaching statement drafts and share suggestions to strengthen others' statements with vivid examples of teaching strategies and learner-centered goals. Please bring a printed draft of your teaching statement. Event Details

Monday April 13
1 to 2 p.m.
POB 2.402

At this workshop, we will review the guidelines and deadlines for graduation this semester. Topics will include applying to graduate, how to submit your thesis or report to the Texas Digital Library and your final paperwork submission to the Graduate School. There will be time for Q & A. Event Details

Tuesday April 14
Teaching Preparation Series, Student well-being: How do I promote students' mental health in my teaching?
5 to 6:15 p.m.
SZB 450

This session will describe the UT Counseling and Mental Health Center's Well-being in Learning Environments project that collaborates with faculty to support student mental health. During the session, we will learn about and practice various wellness strategies, including expressing gratitude, developing a growth mindset, and being self-compassionate. Event Details

Thursday April 16
CL Workshop Series: Teaching Using Teams
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
SZB 450

The first workshop focuses on interactions that allow students to voice their thoughts, connections, or opinions to widen their conceptual views and solidify their arguments with peers. Event Details