eLearning & Distance Education
Join the UAF eLearning Instructional Design Team to learn about all of the services offered by this academic support unit. eLearning's Instructional Designers offer twice weekly Open Labs as well as weekly iTeach+ Workshops that will improve your teaching from the ground up, but that's just the beginning; from equipment loans to week-long intensive training, their team of experts understand what new faculty need to be productive. Join Faculty Development Coordinator Madara Mason along with other members of eLearning for pizza and a tour of their space and a tour of all they can do for you.
Bunnell Building basement, east end.
University Women's Association offers Fall Welcome Tea
The tea will be from 2-4 p.m. at University House, 431 Gold Dust Drive, located off Yankovich Road. The theme is "Together we can create something beautiful," and attendees are encouraged to bring a flower or branch to add to a group bouquet.
RSVPs are appreciated. Call Cynthia at 457-4428 or Carol at 455-4577.
UWA is a social and service organization whose goal is to benefit the university community. UWA provides thousands of dollars in UAF scholarships each year from the proceeds of its annual holiday bazaar.
12th Annual Women Faculty Luncheon
Speaker: Dr. Susan Henrichs, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Wood Center ballroom
Please RSVP by September 12, 2016
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Davis Concert Hall
Using Augmented Reality in the classroom
There are many augmented reality devices such as goggles, glasses, projections; we will focus on mobile devices such as phones and tablets for this session. The potential for using AR in the classroom is huge. For example: Discovery, Skills Training, Spatial Learning, Impossible Interactions, and Engaging Reading Experiences.
Jennifer Moss, eLearning Center Instructional Designer
1:00 - 2:00 pm
1:00 - 2:00 pm
Civility in UAF Departments
I will screen the video "Toxic Friday: faculty bullying in higher education" and we will discuss how best to combat this behavior.
1-2pm 222 Bunnell
Active Learning Strategies in F2F Courses
We will define active learning, discuss its value, offer suggestions for implementation and I will show you some examples of active learning approaches.
A lunch for new faculty and their mentors where we look at guidelines and best practices for a good mentoring relationship.
Wood Center, Room E/F
|November 8||RASM 340|
Syllabus Design workshop
If you are teaching in Spring, please come to this session where I will go over the mandatory guidelines for syllabi, suggest design, show you exemplary syllabi, and give you ideas for text for some of the section in a syllabus.
1:00- 2:00 pm
|November 22||RASM 340|
|November 24-27||Thanksgiving Break|
|Office closed December and January
|March 13-17||Spring Break|
Introduction to Scholarly Writing
Dr. Bob Lucas, director of the Center for Scholarly productivity in San Louis Obispo, CA will give a 3-hour workshop.
1:00 - 4:00 pm
Seating is limited to first 25. Please RSVP to me at email@example.com
Dr. Bob Lucas will hold a full-day workshop on grant writing.
9:00 - 4:00 pm with lunch provided.
Seating is limited to first 25 faculty. Please RSVP to me at firstname.lastname@example.org