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News: November 2008

In Memory of Professor John Woolcock (Video)

Chemistry professor John Woolcock was recognized on December 14, 2012, by the Center for Teaching Excellence, which named a university teaching award for him.

Posted on 2/6/2013 3:41:26 PM

Center for Teaching Excellence Weekend Workshop: “Overcoming Apathy in the Classroom: Strategies for Teaching from the Psychology of Learning”

Saturday, January 31, 2009, 8:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Crimson Event Center, Folger. Please save this date for a workshop that addresses on of the most frequently heard questions from faculty: “How do I motivate my students?”

Posted on 11/11/2008 11:48:57 AM

Reflective Practice Large Group Meeting

Stop the Insanity! Planning Ahead for Promotion!Learn more about preparing for this important professional process. Wednesday, January 14, 2009, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Crimson Event Center, Folger

Posted on 11/11/2008 11:39:22 AM

Overcoming Apathy in the Classroom: Strategies for Teaching from the Psychology of Learning

January 31, 2009, 8:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., Crimson Event Center, Folger. What can instructors do to facilitate learning when they encounter students who seem uninterested and even apathetic toward course content and assignments?

Posted on 11/6/2008 2:10:35 PM

Games in the Classroom: Playing Games for Great Outcomes (Panel of Gamesters!)

This meeting, to be held November 13, 2008, from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. in the Crimson Event Center, provides information about how games can serve as effective activities to promote learning and student engagement and what games you can adapt to include in your own teaching.

Posted on 11/6/2008 11:17:58 AM

Academic Integrity and Grade Appeals

Wednesday, November 12, 2008, 3:30–4:30 p.m., Allegheny Room, HUB.

Posted on 11/4/2008 4:16:49 PM

Introduction to Turnitin Plagiarism Detection Software

Thursday, November 6, 2008, 2:00–3:00 p.m., Stabley 210. Want to discourage your students from plagiarizing or assist them in understanding what it is? 

Posted on 11/4/2008 4:14:19 PM

What the University Library Can Do for You

Tuesday, November 4, and Wednesday, November 5, 2008, 3:30–4:30 p.m., Stabley 101

Posted on 11/4/2008 4:11:15 PM

  • Center for Teaching Excellence
  • Dr. Stephanie Taylor-Davis, Director
    103 Stabley Library
    429 South Eleventh Street
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-7800
  • Fax: 724-357-2281