Calendar of Events

November 2009

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

Nov 2, 2009
Facilitating Difficult Dialogues about Race, Gender and Sexualities in the Classroom
Helen Neville
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building

Nov 3, AND Nov 6, 2009
CITES Has What You Need: Wikis and NetFiles for Faculty
10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Illini Hall 23

Nov 4, 2009
Promoting Active Learning in the Political Science Classroom:  Lessons from the Current Literature on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Political Science
John Ishiyama, Professor of Political Science at the University of North Texas and Editor, Journal of Political Science Education
12:00 noon - 1:30 pm, Engineering Hall 106B8

Nov 10, 2009
Illinois Compass: Put Some Zing in Your Course Design
10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Illini Hall 23

Nov 12, 2009
Illinois Compass Essentials
1:00 – 3:00 pm, Illini Hall 23

Nov 13, 2009
Faculty Seminar: Lecturing for Learning
Mary-Ann Winkelmes
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Illini Union Bookstore Building, room 514

Nov 13, 2009
Fall 2009 Program for International Faculty
Laura Hahn
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
Registration Required

Nov 16, 2009
Promotion and Tenure
Dale Bauer
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Max L. Rowe Auditorium, College of Law Building   

November 17, 2009
Using Clicker Technology to Enhance Student Learning
Tim Stelzer
12:30 - 1:30 pm,  226 Wohlers Hall

Dec 3, 2009
Faculty Seminar: Assignments and Exams that Promote Curiosity and Learning
Mary-Ann Winkelmes
12:00 noon – 1:30 pm, Illini Union Bookstore Building, room 514