Full List of Fall Events

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2018 Fall Events

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Foundations of Teaching in Humanities & Social Sciences (Postdocs & Graduate Students Only)
Mondays; August 20 & 27, September 10 & 17 with Paul Blaschko and Clair Mesick, Graduate Associates of the Kaneb Center
3:30 to 4:45 p.m.. - McNeill Room, 116 LaFortune Student Center 
Foundations of Teaching in STEM Series (Postdocs & Graduate Students Only)
Tuesdays; August 21 - September 11, with Monica Arul Graduate Associate of the Kaneb Center
12:30 to 1:45 p.m. - ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center
The Three BIG Ism's: Race, and Class, Gender Part 1: Race
Thursday, August 30 with Pamela Nolan Young, Director for Academic Diversity & Inclusion
2:00 to 3:15 p.m. - 210-214 McKenna Hall 
Gathering Early Semester Student Feedback 
Monday, September 10 with Kristi Rudenga, Associate Director of the Kaneb Center
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. - 138 Corbett Family Hall 
Presentation Zen
Friday, September 14 with Chris Clark, Assistant Director of the Kaneb Center
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. - 231 A/B/C Hesburgh Library
Preparing for the Academic Job Market I: Preparing a CV and Cover Letter
Tuesday, September 18 with Catherine Sims Kuiper, Postdoctoral Associate of the Kaneb Center and ****** Graduate Career Services 
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. - ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center
Teaching in Flexible Spaces
Friday, September 21 with Chris Clark, Assistant Director and Alex Ambrose Associate Director of the Kaneb Center
1:00 to 2:15 p.m. - 231 A/B/C Hesburgh Library
The Three BIG Ism's: Race, and Class, Gender Part 2: Class
Wednesday, September 26 with Pamela Nolan Young, Director for Academic Diversity & Inclusion
3:00 to 4:15 p.m. - 210-214 McKenna Hall 
Preparing for the Academic Job Market II: Writing a Teaching Statement (Postdocs & Graduate Students Only)
Thursday, September 27 with Kristi Rudenga, Associate Director and Catherine Sims Kuiper, Postdoctoral Associate of the Kaneb Center 
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. - ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center
Neuroscience of Learning: How Understanding Your Students' Brains can Inform Your Teaching
Monday, October 1 with Kristi Rudenga, Associate Director of the Kaneb Center 
3:30 to 4:45 p.m. - 100-104, McKenna Hall 
Preparing for the Academic Job Market III: Writing Diversity statements, Faith Statements & Other Unusual Application Materials (Postdocs & Graduate Students Only)
Wednesday, October 3 with Pamela Nolan Young, Director for Academic Diversity & Inclusion and Catherine Sims Kuiper, Postdoctoral Associate of the Kaneb Center.
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. - ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center
Writing Effective Multiple Choice Questions 
Friday, October 5 with Dan Hubert, Associate Program Director of Learning Outcomes Assessment of the Kaneb Center
2:00 to 3:30 p.m. – 138 Corbett Family Hall
Facilitating Discussion 
Wednesday, October 10 with Catherine Sims Kuiper, Postdoctoral Associate of the Kaneb Center and Clair Mesick, Graduate Associate of the Kaneb Center
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center
Course Design Bootcamp (Intended for Postdoctoral Scholars & Graduate Students)
Monday & Tuesday October 15 & 16 with Kristi Rudenga, Associate Director of the Kaneb Center
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. – 210 Duncan Hall
Teaching Well Using Technology: Fall 2018 Sessions
Thursday and Friday, October 18 & 19 with Chris Clark, Assistant Director of the Kaneb Center
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. - 331 DeBartolo Hall
Preparing for the Academic Job Market IV: The Interview (Postdocs & Graduate Students Only)
Thursday, October 25 with various faculty from local colleges and universities
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. - 138 Corbett Family Hall
Mind Mapping: Strategies & Tools for the Classroom
Tuesday, October 30 with Alex Ambrose Associate Program Director, Chris Clark, Assistant Director, and Monica Arul Graduate Associate of the Kaneb Center
2:00 to 3:15 p.m. - 231 A/B/C Hesburgh Library
Alternative/Flipped Finals Beyond Blue Books & Bubble Sheets
Thursday, November 1 with G. Alex Ambrose, Associate Program Director of the Kaneb Center and Elena Mangione-Lora (Spanish).
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. - 138 Corbett Family Hall 
Preparing for and Implementing (Inter)Active Learning 
Tuesday November 6 with Kevin Barry, Director of the Kaneb Center and Chris Clark, Assistant Director of the Kaneb Center
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. – 210-214 McKenna Hall
A Framework for Building Better Research and Writing Assignments
Wednesday, November 7 with Melissa Harden and Anna Michelle Martinez-Montavon, Librarians, The Hesburgh Library, and Patrick Clauss, Professor of the Practice, University Writing Program
3:30 - 4:45 p.m. - 125 Hesburgh Library
Preparing for the Academic Job Market V: Interviewing, the Job Talk, and the Teaching Pitch (Postdocs & Graduate Students Only)
Tuesday November 13 with TBD 
2:00 to 3:15 p.m. - ND Room, 202 LaFortune Student Center
Alternate Forms of Expression
Wednesday, November 14 with Chris Clark, Assistant Director of the Kaneb Center
2:00 to 3:15 p.m. - 138 Corbett Family Hall
Building Better Bookends: Making the Most of the First and Last Days of Your Class
Tuesday, November 27 with Kristi Rudenga, Assistant Director of the Kaneb Center
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. - 210-214, McKenna Hall