Calendar of Events

September 2009

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

Thursday, September 3, 2009
The U.S. Research University in the 21st Century
John D. Wiley, Chancellor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin
2:00 pm
Levis Faculty Center, 3rd Floor
Graduate College, Inaugural Distinguished Scholar Lecture

Monday, September 21 – Tuesday, September 22, 2009
The Dennis H. May Conference on Diversity Issues
Illini Union
The Browning of America Keynote Address and Workshop, September 21
Joseph L. White, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Psychiatry, University of California, Irvine and Director of Ethnic Studies and Cross-cultural Programs
University of Illinois Counseling Center
http://www.counselingcenter.illinois.edu/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/diversitybrochure09.pdf

Monday, September 21, 2009
Enhancing the Learning Environment for Diverse Classrooms
Christine Stanley, Vice President and Associate Provost for Diversity, Texas A&M University
3:30 – 5:00 pm
Business Instructional Facility, Deloitte Auditorium
Center for Teaching Excellence, The University of Illinois Teaching Academies, and Provost’s Initiative on Teaching Advancement

Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Interactive Advising
ACES Academy of Teaching Excellence:  Lunch/Seminar
11:30 – 1:00pm
Heritage Room, ACES Library

Wednesday, September 30, 2009
Innovative Teaching at Illinois:  A Forum for Faculty
9:00 am – 12:00 noon, Illini Union
The University of Illinois Teaching Academies, Campus Programs on Teaching and Learning, and Office of the Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Stanley Ikenberry, Regent Professor and President Emeritus
http://www.teachingandlearning.illinois.edu/sept2009_forum.html