Events Calendar

August 27, 2019 9 am-12 pm
Drop-in Day
Teaching & Learning Commons, 73 Tremont, 12th Floor
Faculty who have questions or need help with learning technology tools (e.g., Blackboard, Panopto, or Zoom) are invited to stop by the Teaching & Learning Commons for face-to-face help from the Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence staff. No pre-registration or appointments are needed.

September 17, 2019 12:15-1:30 pm 
Introduction to Blackboard 
Teaching & Learning Commons, 73 Tremont, 12th Floor 
This face-to-face workshop will cover how to add course content, create lively discussions, increase collaborative learning, promote reflection, and measure stated learning goals in Blackboard. Register by September 12.
Please register by September 12.

September 17, 2019 12:15-1:30 pm 
TA Training
Classroom 114, Samia Academic Center
The Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence will host a TAP training session.

September 20, 2019 9:30 am-3 pm 
New Department Chair Workshop
Classroom 114, Samia Academic Center
The Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence will host a workshop for New Departments Chairs.
Please register by September 13.

September 24, 2019 12:15-1:30 pm 
TA Training
Classroom 114, Samia Academic Center
The Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence will host a TAP training session.

September 25, 2019 1-4 pm
Drop-in Day
Teaching & Learning Commons, 73 Tremont, 12th Floor
Faculty who have questions or need help with learning technology tools (e.g., Blackboard, Panopto, or Zoom) are invited to stop by the Teaching & Learning Commons for face-to-face help from the Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence staff. No pre-registration or appointments are needed.

September 25, 2019 12:15-1:30 pm 
New Faculty Luncheon
Teaching & Learning Commons, 73 Tremont, 12th Floor
The Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence will host a luncheon for New Faculty.
Please register by September 19.

October 6-November 2, 2019
Online Course Design Institute
This four-week, totally online program is recommended for faculty who are preparing to teach a fully or partially online course. Faculty who are interested in learning more about developing a technology-enhanced course or would like to incorporate some additional research-based teaching and learning strategies into an online or hybrid course are encouraged to attend.
Please register by October 2.

October 15-28, 2019
Fall 2019 Midterm Feedback
The Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence will host Midterm Feedback Sessions from October 15-28. Due to the high volume of requests, we are only able to visit one class per faculty member.
Requests are due by October 8.

October 17, 2019 12:15-1:30 pm 
Introduction to Zoom
Teaching & Learning Commons, 73 Tremont, 12th Floor
This face-to-face workshop will cover using Zoom, a web conferencing tool, specifically logging in, scheduling meetings, and selecting settings.
Please register by October 14.

October 24, 2019 12:15-1:30 pm 
Fall Speaker Luncheon
First Floor Function Room, Sargent
The 2019 Fall Speaker Luncheon will feature Dr. Randall Bass, Vice Provost for Education and Professor of English at Georgetown University. Dr. Bass will speak about experiential learning, with a focus on helping students gain skills of human interaction.
Please register by October 18.

October 25, 2019 9:30 am-3 pm 
New Department Chair Workshop
Classroom 114, Samia Academic Center
The Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence will host a workshop for New Departments Chairs.
Please register by October 18.

November 19, 2019 12:15 pm-1:30 pm 
Follow-Up to Fall Speaker
Teaching & Learning Commons, 73 Tremont, 12th Floor
The Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence will host a follow-up session to the Fall Speaker Luncheon.
Please register by November 12.

November 20, 2019 12:15 pm-1:30 pm 
Introduction to Panopto
Teaching & Learning Commons, 73 Tremont, 12th Floor
This face-to-face workshop will cover the basics of the Panopto video recording tool. You will learn how to record and edit a video, add it to your Blackboard course and share folders and videos with others outside of Blackboard.
Please register by November 13.

November 21, 2019 12:15 pm-1:30 pm 
New Faculty Luncheon
Teaching & Learning Commons, 73 Tremont, 12th Floor
The Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence will host a luncheon for New Faculty.
Please register by No

December 16-23, 2019 9 am-4 pm
Drop-in Day
Teaching & Learning Commons, 73 Tremont, 12th Floor
Faculty who have questions or need help with learning technology tools (e.g., Blackboard, Panopto, or Zoom) are invited to stop by the Teaching & Learning Commons for face-to-face help from the Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence staff. No pre-registration or appointments are needed.

December 16-23, 2019 9 am-4 pm
Grading Daze
Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence, 73 Tremont, 12th Floor
The Center for Teaching & Scholarly Excellence will host a “Grading Daze” for faculty during finals week, 9 AM-4 PM, in the CTSE. Coffee, tea, and snacks will be provided. No pre-registration or appointments are needed.