Calendar of Events

September 2011

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

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Faculty Mentoring Group
Faculty Writing Group   
Faculty Reading Group 
Transparency in Learning and Teaching Initiative
sends you data on how your students view their learning experiences in your course.  It's a good complement to the required ICES student ratings of your instruction.

September 1
Illinois COMPASS: Online Quizzes
CITES staff
23 Illini Hall
1:00 – 3:00 pm
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September 2
Wikis and more: Collaborative tools for Faculty research, service, and teaching
CITES staff
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
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September 19
How to Write a Successful Research Board Application
Nancy Abelmann, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research
500 Swanlund
3:00 - 5:00 pm
Please register with Kelley Frazier kdfrazie@illinois.edu    Ph: 333-6771

September 20
Grading: Being Fair and Efficient Using Grading Rubrics
Adam Irish, PhD Candidate - Political Science
428 Armory
12:00 – 1:30 pm
Registration requested

September 20
Faculty Grant/Fellowship Workshop (in Humanities)
Dianne Harris (Director, IPRH), Christine Catanzarite (Senior Associate Director, IPRH), Nancy Abelmann (Associate Vice Chancellor for Research), Janelle K. Weatherford (Foundation Relations), and Nancy Castro (Foundation Relations) 
IPRH Building (805 West Pennsylvania Ave.), Humanities Lecture Hall
4:00 – 5:00 pm

September 21
Brownbag session on EText
Catherine Prendergast, English; Milind Basole, Yury Borukhovich and John Tubbs, ACES
12:00 noon
114 Huff Hall

September 21
Using Informal Early Feedback (IEF) and Other Strategies to Improve Your Teaching
Sandy Finley, CTE
428 Armory
3:30 – 5:00 pm
Registration requested

September 26
Fundamentals of Service-Learning Course Design
212 Engineering Hall
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Please register here.

September 27
How are You Doing? Using Informal Early Feedback (IEF)
Sandy Finley, CTE
2405 Siebel Center
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Registration requested

September 28
Online Submission of Midterm and Final Grades
Becky Wauthier, Associate Registrar
428 Armory Bldg
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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September 29

Using Clicker Technology to Enhance Student Learning
Jamie Nelson, CITES
23 Illini Hall
3:00 – 4:30
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September 30
Best of Both Worlds: Meeting the Challenge of Blended Learning
Ava Wolf, CITES
23 Illini Hall
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
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