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Spring 2017

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Visual Syllabus Makeover (Faculty Only)
Wednesday, January 11 with Chris Clark, Assistant Director of the Kaneb Center
1:30 to 3:00 p.m. – Room 331, DeBartolo Hall 

Foundations of Teaching Series (Postdoctoral Scholars & Graduate Students Only)
Thursdays; January 19, 26, February 2 & 9 with Andre Audette, Postdoctoral Associate, Rachel Banke and Erik-john Fuhrer, Graduate Associates of the Kaneb Center
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Understanding and Fostering Student Motivation (Intended for Postdoctoral Scholars & Graduate Students)
Tuesday, January 24 with Andre Audette, Postdoctoral Associate and Rachel Banke, Graduate Associate of the Kaneb Center
3:30 to 4:45 p.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Once Upon a Time: Storytelling as a Tool for Teaching and Learning
Friday, February 3 with Andre Audette (Kaneb Center), Chris Clark (Kaneb Center), Patrick Clauss (Writing and Rhetoric), and Elena Mangione-Lora (Spanish),
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Introduction to Course Design Session I: Developing Learning Goals (Intended for Postdoctoral Scholars & Graduate Students)
Monday, February 6 with Erik-john Fuhrer, Graduate Associates of the Kaneb Center
2:00 to 3:15 p.m. - ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Gathering Early Semester Student Feedback
Tuesday, February 14 with Kristi Rudenga, Assistant Director of the Kaneb Center
3:30 to 4:45 p.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Introduction to Course Design Session II: Assessment and Exam Design (Intended for Postdoctoral Scholars & Graduate Students)
Monday, February 20 with Dan Hubert, Associate Program Director, and Andre Audette, Postdoctoral Associate of the Kaneb Center
2:00 to 3:15 p.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Introduction to Course Design Session III: Writing a Syllabus (Intended for Postdoctoral Scholars & Graduate Students)
Wednesday, March 1 with Andre Audette, Postdoctoral Associate, and Rachel Banke, Graduate Associate of the Kaneb Center
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Introduction to Course Design Session IV: Lesson Planning (Intended for Postdoctoral Scholars & Graduate Students)
Monday, March 6 with Kristi Rudenga, Assistant Director of the Kaneb Center
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Authentic Teaching (Intended for Postdoctoral Scholars & Graduate Students)
Thursday, March 9 Chris Clark, Assistant Director and Andre Audette, Postdoctoral Associate of the Kaneb Center
3:30 to 4:45 p.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

New in Pedagogy Research: Student Perceptions and Effective Teaching (Intended for Postdoctoral Scholars & Graduate Students)
Monday, March 20 with Rachel Banke, and Erik-john Fuhrer, Graduate Associates of the Kaneb Center
2:00 to 3:15 p.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Having Your Students Prepared for Class Discussion 
Friday, March 24 with Kasey Buckles, Associate Professor of Economics, and Brad Gregory, Professor of History
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Learning Inside Out with Portfolios in Sakai 
Tuesday, March 29 with G. Alex Ambrose, Associate Program Director, and Alison Lanski, Adjunct Instructor, ePortfolio Implementation Consultant of the Kaneb Center
2:00 to 3:15 p.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Small Teaching Book Talk
Thursday, April 7 with James M. Lang, Professor of English and the Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence at Assumption College
Time and Location TBD

Helping Students in Distress: Tips for Faculty and TAs
Monday, April 10 with Peter Barnes, Ph.D. and Wendy Settle, Ph.D. of the University Counseling Center
10:30 to 11:45 a.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

A Landscape View of Digital Teaching and Learning: How to Jump In 
Tuesday, April 18 with G. Alex Ambrose, Associate Program Director of the Kaneb Center
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Using Rubrics to Assess Student Work
Thursday, April 20 with Dan Hubert, Associate Program Director of the Kaneb Center
3:30 to 4:45 p.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

Screencasting with Camtasia (Maker Series)
Tuesday, April 25 with Chris Clark, Assistant Director of the Kaneb Center
3:30 to 4:45 p.m. – Location TBD

Facilitating Discussion in the Humanities and Social Sciences (Intended for Postdoctoral Scholars & Graduate Students)
Thursday, April 27 with Rachel Banke, and Erik-john Fuhrer, Graduate Associates of the Kaneb Center
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center

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