Josette Cline, Ph.D and Mindy Wilkerson, LCSW gave a team presentation titled Assisting Distressed Students: An Update on College Student Mental Health.
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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...
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Donna Graham, faculty member in the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences, led a Wally Cordes Chair Discussion called “This is Not My First Rodeo,” in which she discussed navigating the changing expectations of students at the...
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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.
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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.
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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.
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John A. White, Jr., distinguished professor in the College of Engineering and former University of Arkansas Chancellor, was the keynote speaker at the Baum Teaching Workshop for 2018. Each keynote speaker is the winner of the Nadine and Charles Baum Faculty...
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Adnan Ali Khalaf Alrubaye, Ph.D.presented at the October 2018 Teaching with Technology Workshops on using Apple iPad and Apple TV along with the Apple Pencil to present his lectures.
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Lorraine Brewer gave a presentation titled, “Refocusing Our Distracted Students: From Civil Inattention to Engaged Exploration,” at the Wally Cordes Chair Discussion sponsored by the TFSC. One thing she emphasized was that there have always...
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Sometimes the most difficult thing in the classroom is getting students to answer questions. Often they are afraid of being wrong, looking stupid, or they are anxious about what the instructor will say or do. Other times they *think* they know the answer but are not...
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