CEG Symposium

Curriculum Enhancement Grant Symposium, Keynote by Brian Coppola

Thursday, October 17, 2013 | University Library Lilly Auditorium | 2 - 6 p.m.
Register» | Organizer: Terri Tarr | Presenter: Brian Coppola

Held to honor and celebrate the successes of the 2012 Curriculum Enhancement Grant (CEG) awardees, the 2013 CEG Symposium will feature a keynote address by Brian Coppola, award-winning Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Chemistry from the University of Michigan, titled Lessons from Three Decades of Subversion in which he will review a set of four simple teaching principles that, in today’s climate, might seem subversive.  The event also will feature poster presentations by 2012 CEG recipients, a reception, and a drawing for five free copies of the book Engaging in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.

The purpose of the CEG initiative is to provide faculty with support, time, and resources to implement projects designed to improve student learning and success. In addition, it is expected that the grants will increase faculty competitiveness for external educational or curricular improvement grants and increase the number of faculty involved in pursuing the scholarship of teaching and learning. For more information on the CEG initiative and the 2012 awardees and their projects, go to http://ctl.iupui.edu/programs/CEG

All faculty are encouraged to attend the CEG symposium, but especially those who are planning to apply for CEG funding in the future.

Symposium Schedule:
Welcome and CEG Future Directions, 2 - 2:30 p.m. 
Keynote Address and Q&A, 2:30 - 3:45 p.m. 
Book Drawing, 3:45 - 4 p.m.
Poster Session and Reception, 4 - 6 p.m.


Supporting Student ePortfolio Development

Friday, October 11, 2013 | University Library Room 2115E | 9 - 11:30 a.m.
Register» | Organizer: Amy Powell and Presenters: Susan Scott, Kimmaree Murday, Brandi Gilbert

Have you hesitated to adopt an ePortfolio because learning the new tools sounds like a lot of extra work for you and your students? Can the benefits possibly outweigh the perceived burden of becoming your students’ technology tutor? Several IUPUI trailblazers will describe their strategies for applying peer mentoring and social pedagogies so your students can help one another. This workshop will also walk you through the numerous resources available on campus and online to help your students learn how to build their portfolios. Come prepared to share concerns and ideas with colleagues from other schools and divisions. Presenters will include Susan Scott, ePortfolio Coordinator; Kim Murday, UITS IT Training; Brandi Gilbert, Director of Life-Health Sciences Internship Program (LHSI); and John Fierst and Jessica Leitzell, LHSI Intern Ambassadors.

Intro to Adobe Presenter

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 | Online - Adobe Connect | 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Register» | Organizer and Presenter: Erich Bauer

See how a PowerPoint presentation can be turned into an interactive Flash video to be delivered dynamically over the web. Beyond simply an instructor narrated PowerPoint, this web-optimized presentation tool allows learners to replay portions, select individual slides, search for specific text or take self-assessment quizzes. During this hands-on workshop, participants will be guided through the planning, creation and publishing process. This introductory session will give you all the tools needed to start creating your own engaging online presentations using Adobe Presenter.

Calls for Proposals

Just announced: 2014 E.C. Moore Symposium on Excellence in Teaching Call for Proposals

Proposals Due Friday, November 22, 2013 | Click here»

The IUPUI Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) is accepting both traditional (interactive, snapshot and poster sessions) and Ignite session proposals for the 2014 Edward C. Moore Symposium on Excellence in Teaching.

Advancing Learning with Technology Symposium CFP Now Available

Proposals Due Friday, November 8, 2013 | Click here»

The IUPUI Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) is accepting proposals for the 2014 Advancing Learning with Technology Symposium (ALT) which will take place on Friday, February 28, 2014 from 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in University Library. We hope you will consider submitting a proposal, and we encourage you to share this invitation and information with your colleagues. Proposals are due on Friday, November 8, 2013. The ALT Symposium brings the higher education community together to examine and showcase instructional technology strategies that impact learning across a variety of disciplines. The program will include 50-minute breakout sessions as well as a virtual keynote address by Kevin Warbach of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Possible formats include panel and roundtable discussions, lecture-discussion, interactive workshops and poster presentations. Proposals that include graduate students or involve student presenters are welcome.

Learning Environments Grant RFP Available

Architecht's Office Consultation Deadline Extended to Friday, October 18
Proposals Due Friday, November 15, 2013 |
Click here»

Through the awarding of small grants, the Learning Environments Grant (LEG) supports the creation of innovative, engaging formal and informal learning environments that meet the needs of both faculty and students. The committee meets throughout the academic year to make funding decisions and is composed of faculty and staff from all relevant units of the university.

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