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TFSC: Mary Savin, Wally Cordes Chair Discussion on “Taking Risks in Teaching to Improve Learning.”

Mary Savin, Professor of Microbial Ecology in the Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences department, led a discussion on “Taking Risks in Teaching to Improve Learning” at the September 2019 Wally Cordes Chair Discussion. Savin discussed the often lack of...

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TFSC: Sean Connors, Wally Cordes Chair Discussion on “Reading the Word, Researching the World: Designing Inquiry-Based Learning Experiences for Students in Higher Education.”

Dr. Sean Connors course Literacy in America uses inquiry-based learning to expand students’ understanding of literacy and the way it affects peoples’ lives.

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TFSC: Lynn Meade, Wally Cordes Chair Discussion on “Students Often Surprise Me and That’s a Good Thing – Framing Teaching from a Student Standpoint.”

Lynn Meade, Instructor in the Communications, led a discussion on “Students Often Surprise Me and That’s a Good Thing – Framing Teaching from a Student Standpoint.” at the October 2019 Wally Cordes Chair Discussion. If you would like more information on...

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TFSC: Faculty Teaching Improvement Grant and Research in Teaching Grant Poster Session

The All Faculty Dead Day Luncheon, sponsored by the Wally Cordes Teaching and Faculty Support Center (TFSC), concluded with a poster session that featured winners of the 2017-2018 Teaching Improvement Grants and Teaching in Research Grants.

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TFSC: Calvin White, Wally Cordes Chair Discussion on “Classroom Lessons Learned”

Dr. Calvin White Jr., Associate Dean of Humanities & Associate Professor of History, led a discussion on “Classroom Lessons Learned” at the April Wally Cordes Chair Discussion. Dr. White discussed the 8 main lessons he has learned through his years of...

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