The U of A is fostering Inclusive Excellence and a welcoming campus environment for everyone. Dr. Yvette Murphy-Erby met with faculty to help us achieve this goal!
Continue Reading: TFSC: Yvette Murphy-Erby, Wally Cordes Chair Discussion; Promoting A Culture and Climate of Inclusion and Diversity
Are you interested in Service Learning? Are you unsure how you might incorporate it into your classroom? There are a variety of technologies that can help you to easily incorporate Service Learning activities in your class.
Continue Reading: TFSC: Kristina Howlett, Service Learning and TIPS for Teaching with Technology Workshop
Learn about Course Reserves and Fair use
Continue Reading: TFSC: Kathleen Lehman, Wally Cordes Chair Discussion on Course Reserves and You
Chris Shields, faculty member of the Sociology and Criminology Department in the Fulbright College spoke with faculty about engaging students in the classroom and online.
Shields started the discussion with the reminder that we are here teaching because we love engaging with our students.
Continue Reading: TFSC: Chris Shields, Wally Cordes Chair Discussion, Student Engagement
Josette Cline, Ph.D and Mindy Wilkerson, LCSW gave a team presentation titled Assisting Distressed Students: An Update on College Student Mental Health.
Continue Reading: TFSC: New Faculty Lunch Discussion, Assisting Distressed Students
HIP 6: Undergraduate Research Deb Korth and Fred Speigel led a conversation about Undergraduate Research at the first HIP Discussion. HIPs are High Impact Practices that contribute to student success. In this discussion Korth and Speigel asked those gathered to...
Continue Reading: HIP Intensive Conversation Series: HIP 6 – Undergraduate Research
Donna Graham, faculty member in the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences, led a discussion called “This is Not My First Rodeo” in which she discussed navigating the changing expectations of students at the University. In this...
Continue Reading: TFSC: Donna Graham, Wally Cordes Chair Discussion “This is Not My First Rodeo”
Have you thought about incorporating more video in your classroom? Have you thought about exploring a flipped or blended class? Matt Gerner led a workshop on the flipped classroom and creating a video database that could be used with a course.
Continue Reading: TIPS for Teaching with Technology: Using Video in the Flipped/Blended Classroom
Janet Forbess, instructor in the Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation, led the Wally Cordes Chair Discussion on “Creating a Climate of Welcome, Community, and Accountability.” Forbess emphasized building a sense of community in the class to help increase engagement and accountability among the students.
Continue Reading: TFSC: Janet Forbess, Wally Cordes Chair Discussion on “Creating a Climate of Welcome, Community, and Accountability”
Heather Frankenberger, assistant director for Research and Sponsored Programs, gave a presentation on RazorGrant and the Institutional Review Board (IRB) process for the TFSC New and Not-So-New Faculty Lunch Series.
Continue Reading: TFSC: RazorGrant and IRB Overview