Are you interested in
including interdisciplinary teamwork into your courses? Join us for a brief
presentation and discussion about incorporating interdisciplinary teamwork through
in-course projects, and to meet potential collaborators. The meeting will be
held on Wednesday, February 1, from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in Ackerman 116.
Light refreshments will be served.
A teamwork minor is
currently being developed at IUP. As part of the proposed minor, students will
learn core concepts and theories related to intrapersonal interaction,
teamwork, communication, and leadership in a four course, foundational
sequence taken in the student’s first two years.
We are seeking faculty
interested in developing and incorporating interdisciplinary teamwork projects into
existing upper-level courses within their major. These projects will allow
students in the teamwork minor to apply the skills they have learned in foundational
Faculty from any
discipline can propose a teamwork-intensive “T” course. Funding (up to $3,500) is
available for courses that incorporate at least one STEM discipline. Applications for funding are due February 7, 2017.
information, see our news item on Mini-Grants for Teamwork
Minor or contact Justin Fair (firstname.lastname@example.org) or William Farrell (email@example.com).