Center of Excellence for Teaching & Learning

New Faculty Training Program

All new faculty SUU Faculty attend a series of lectures and discussion during their first semester. These sessions are intended to introduce new faculty to many of the programs on campus which promote teaching excellence and enhance student learning. These informal sessions will take place each Wednesday from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. starting September 4th, and the last session on December 4th. We will not meet on November 27th because of the Thanksgiving break. Unless noted, sessions will be held in LIB 201a.

4-Sept:  Honors Program and Honors Contracts-Math Nickerson, Director SUU Honor Program
11-Sept:  Experiential Learning-Patrick Clark, Dean University College
18-Sept:  Service Learning-Earl Mulderink, Director of the SUU Community Engagement Center
25-Sept: Outdoor Engagement-Briget Eastep, Director of the SUU Harry Reid Outdoor Engagement Center
2-Oct Learning Outcome-Christian Reiner, Assistant Provost and Director of Institutional Research & Assessment
9-Oct: Global Engagement-Kurt Harris, Director of the SUU Sargon Heinrich Global Engagement Center
16-Oct: Leadership-Katy Herbold, Director of the SUU Leadership Engagement Center
23-Oct: Pedagogy Skills-Shalani Kesar, Faculty member in the SUU Department of Computer Science and Information Systems
30-Oct: Pedagogy Skills-Shalani Kesar, Faculty member in the SUU Department of Computer   Science and Information Systems
6-Nov: No Meeting
13-Nov: Backwards Course Design--Outcomes and Goals and Assessment
20-Nov: Backwards Course Design--Activities and Syllabus
27-Nov: No Meeting--Thanksgiving Holiday
4-Dec: T-Fit--Renee Ballenger