Calendar of Events

April 2012

The following sessions are hosted and sponsored by a variety of teaching academies, colleges, and offices at the University of Illinois.

Multimedia Archive of teaching/learning events at Illinois

April 2
Case-based Teaching for (International) Service-learning
Valeri Werpetinski
428 Armory
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

April 3
Illinois Compass: Question & Answer Clinic (for Blackboard Vista Users)
Illini Hall
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm  

April 4
Graduate College Distinguished Lecture Series
Dr. Wayne Clough, Secretary, Smithsonian Institution
11:00 a.m.
314 Illini Union

Transformations: From Theory to Practice: Integrating Research, Teaching, and Assessment in the Development of Educational Technologies that Support Student Learning
Sarah Grison
10 Education, 1310 S 6th St, Champaign
11:00 am - 12:30 pm  

Teaching a Large Class Online: A Case Study from Chemistry, Nick Llewellynn)
23 Illini Hall
12:00 pm

April 5
Illinois Compass 2g: Grade Center  
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am

Illinois Compass 2g: SafeAssign
23 Illini Hall
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Building Community in the Classroom - an Intercultural Approach
Jane Alsberg
Armory 428
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
428 Armory Bldg.

April 6
How 21st-century Learners Change College Teaching
I Hotel, Alma Mater room
12:00 – 1:30 pm
Watch this event live online

Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 12:00 pm  

April 9
Creating Effective Student Teams and Team Assignments
Cheelan Bo-Linn
428 Armory
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

April 10
Illinois Compass 2g: Tracking Student Progress with Reporting Tools and The Early Warning System
23 Illini Hall
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm  

Occasional Conversation on International Education
ISB 101
4:00 pm
Contact:  Marlys Miller

April 11
Educause Learning Initiative Learning Analytics conference
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Conference Room A, Online & Continuing Education, 901 W. University Ave, Suite 201

Instructional Design for Blended and Online Courses
23 Illini Hall
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm  

April 12
Educause Learning Initiative Learning Analytics conference
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Conference Room A, Online & Continuing Education, 901 W. University Ave, Suite 201

Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm  

April 17
Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm  

April 18
Transformations: Orientation in the Palm of Your Hands: Using Mobile Apps and New Student Library Orientation
James Hahn
10 Education, 1310 S 6th St, Champaign
11:00 am - 12:30 pm  

Effective Teaching Tools in a Large Enrollment Classroom presented by Julia Shapland
23 Illini Hall
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  

April 19
SoftChalk Lessonbuilder
Location: Online
2:00 pm
Registration

How-to Series: Getting Started with Multimedia
23 Illini Hall
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm  

April 20
How-To Series: Using Respondus to Author Questions and Manage Tests & Surveys in Illinois Compass2g
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 11:30 am  

April 23
Addressing Racism, Sexism, and Homophobia (and Other -Isms) In the Classroom
Mary Yu Danico and Rick Bonus
Room 350B Madigan Lab, 1201 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana
8:30am Light breakfast; 9am-11am Presentation
For more information, contact DiversityEd@illinois.edu

April 26
Illinois Compass 2g: The Essentials
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am - 12:00 pm  

April 27
Illinois Compass 2g: Grade Center
23 Illini Hall
9:00 am - 11:00 am  

May 2
Transformations: PBS LearningMedia Empowering teachers through technology
Molly Delaney and Evangeline Pianfetti
10 Education, 1310 S 6th St, Champaign
11:00 am - 12:30 pm  

Service-Learning and Social Entrepreneurship Showcase
Illini Union Rooms A & B
3:30 – 5pm

May 3
Wikis and More: Collaborative Tools for Faculty research, Teaching, and Service
23 Illini Hall
2:00 – 4:00 pm

May 14-16
Faculty Summer Institute