Faculty 180 training
Michelle Strickland, Alex Fitts and Joy Morrison from the Provost's Office will go over this online Annual Activities Reporting system. Training will cover basic navigation and reporting in Faculty 180 software. All faculty have to report their acitivities and it is a good idea to get started by putting your Fall semester report online!
Faculty 180 training (cont.)
|November 26-27||Thanksgiving break|
Office is closed for December and January
Steven Green from the BioSciences library, and Suzan Hahn of the Rasmuson library will discuss the services the libraries on campus provide for faculty and students.
Office of Health & Counseling
Mary Matthews, director of disabilities, will talk on how to work with students with disabilities, and ther American with Disabilities Act.
Registrar's Office talk
Registrar Mike Ernst and staff will discuss a variety of topics of interest and assistance to faculty such as grading, registration, and other processes that involve his office.
1:00-2:00 pm 340 RASM
Faculty Bullying in Higher Education
Folks from UAA recently produced a video entitlted "Toxic Friday" which showcases several types of bullying and other toxic behaviors that commonly occur within academic departments.
Libby Roderick from UAA's Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence will give this presentation.
12:30-2:30 pm in RASM 340
3:00-5:00pm venue TBA
Active Learning strategies in the classroom
Research shows that professors who want increased student learning should adopt active learning. I will define active learning, its value, how to implement and show six examples of active learning approaches.
1:00-2:00pm RASM 340
|March 14-18||SPRING BREAK|