Office of the Provost

Fall 2014, workshops

A comprehensive list will be updated throughout the semester.  For monthly updates and individual announcements please click on the link
Fall 2014 Faculty Development Opportunities.

Visit these specific websites/links for further development opportunities:


To RSVP for any of the workshops, please register below.


October 1 - October 31
SGID ConsultationsRegister
Send requests to OR call x7283.

Groups and dates assigned
Fall Book Groups: Diversity's Promise for Higher EducationRegister
University House Conference Room.
Questions, OR call x7283.

Ted Talk Discussion Groups: Women, Leadership, and VocationRegister
Sign up through the Center for Vocation

Thursday, October 2, 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Composing a Balanced Life of Teaching, Scholarship, and ServiceRegister
Matt Smith, Biology; Adela Ramos, English
University House Dining Room. Please register by October 1.

Monday, October 6, 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Improving Pedagogy in the Classroom: Preparing Interactive LecturesRegister
Seth Dowland, Religion; Tom Edgar, Mathematics; Justin Lytle, Chemistry; Neal Yakelis, Chemistry
University House Dining Room
Please register by October 5

Wednesday, October 15, 3:40 – 5:15 PM
Meet the Millenials: Teaching & Mentoring Generation "Why"Register
Christine Hansvick, Psychology
Scandinavian Cultural Center
RSVP by October 14

Monday, October 20, 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Documenting the Vocation of Teaching, Part 1Register
Samuel Torvend, Religion
University House Dining Room


November 12, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Improving Syllabus Design: Why your syllabus is more than learning goals and assignmentsRegister
Jan Lewis and Colleagues
Anderson University Center 201

November 13
YouTube in the Classroom/Facebook in the ClassroomRegister
Steve Sosa, I&TS
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November 18
Fostering Communications Online: Blogs and Discussion ForumsRegister
Dana Bodewes, I&TS
Learn more at


Register for workshops at the online registration form.