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Faculty Technology Showcase 2/21/2014 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Main lobby and room 133 Erickson Hall Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
CVs, resumes, and letters of introduction 2/26/2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM 105 Natural Science Building Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Personnel and project management skills
Developing Communication and Conflict Management Skills for Team Leaders 2/27/2014 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM 230 Psychology Building Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Negotiation and conflict management
Navigating the PhD: Managing Time and Academic Relationships 2/28/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 300 Bessey Hall, The Writing Center Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Time management
Competency Based Learning @MSU 3/12/2014 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM Main Library, North Conference Room, 4th Floor, West Wing Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Research program and long-term strategy
CV mini-workshop 3/12/2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM 105 Natural Science Building Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Personnel and project management skills
Using the Learning Portfolio to Enhance and Assess Student Learning 3/13/2014 8:15 AM - 11:00 AM Kellogg Center Room 103AB Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
Using the Power of Reflection for Significant Learning 3/13/2014 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM Kellogg Center Room 103AB Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
F&OD Online Instructional Resources 3/14/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 105 Natural Science Building Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Leadership in the discipline
Going to Washington to Meet with Agencies 3/20/2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Main Library North Conference Room, 4th Floor Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Sources of funding for research/scholarship
Animation Technologies for the Non-Artist for use in Blended and On-Line Courses 3/21/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Room 105 Natural Science Building Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
Letters of recommendation 3/26/2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM 105 Natural Science Building Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Personnel and project management skills
Talking about your teaching with non-academic (government, NGO, corporate) employers 3/26/2014 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM 201 International Center Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Sources of funding for research/scholarship
Involving Undergraduates in your Research: Preparing for Mentoring Students in your Lab this Summer 4/2/2014 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM 201 International Center Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
NIH Funding & Trends 4/3/2014 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Main Library North Conference Room, 4th Floor Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Sources of funding for research/scholarship
How People Learn: A cognitive science perspective 4/4/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 103 Erickson Hall Kiva Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
Conversations on Online Pedagogy and Best Practices 4/9/2014 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM Main Library, North Conference Room, 4th Floor, West Wing Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Reviewing papers 4/9/2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM 105 Natural Science Building Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Collaboration for research/scholarship and publication
Time Management for Graduate Students, Postdocs & Faculty 4/11/2014 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Kellogg Center, Big 10 C Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Time management
Computer-Based Testing with ExamSoftRoom 105 Natural Science Building 4/11/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Room 105 Natural Science Building Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Engaging students in Science Practice 4/17/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Erickson Hall 252 Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
Data Management Plans and Preservation Issues 4/17/2014 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Main Library North Conference Room, 4th Floor Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Research program and long-term strategy
Involving Undergraduates in Your Research - Preparing to become a Research Mentor 4/23/2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM 105 Natural Science Building Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Analytical Seminar 4/25/2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Chemistry Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness
The Geography/Energy/Research Nexus: Opportunities and Challenges 4/25/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Kresge Art Center, Room 108 Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness
Are misconceptions "so yesterday"? 4/25/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM ERICKSON HALL 115 Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People 4/25/2014 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Psychology 118 Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness
CREATE Science Seminar Series: Mike Stieff 4/30/2014 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM 133 F ERICKSON HALL Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
MSU STEM EDUCATION ALLIANCE SPRING MEETING 5/1/2014 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 1425 Biomedical and Physical Sciences Building Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn, Cross disciplinary awareness
Series: Teaching Scientific Literacy to Undergraduate Students 5/1/2014 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Online Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
Faculty Seminars in Research and Instructional Technolog May 06 - May 07, 2014 Two days MSU Campus Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn, Research program and long-term strategy
Certification in College Teaching Institute May 08 - May 09, 2014 8:45 AM to 4:45 PM (5/8); 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM (5/9) Breslin Center Conference Room Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Certification in College Teaching, Personnel and project management skills
Creating an Inclusive Classroom III: What our African American Students Have to Say 5/22/2014 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Navigating the PhD: Managing Time and Academic Relationships 5/30/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 300 Bessey Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Time management, Personnel and project management skills
Navigating the PhD: Writing Processes & Strategies for Academic Writing 5/30/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 300 Bessey Grant writing skills, Personnel and project management skills
Strategies for becoming a productive writer 6/3/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 201 International Center Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Grant writing skills
Finding Nonprofit Funding Online 7/11/2014 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Main Library Beaumont Instruction Room (E119) Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Grant writing skills, Outreach and engagement
Navigating the PhD: Managing Time and Academic Relationships 7/19/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 300 Bessey Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Grant writing skills, Time management, Personnel and project management skills
Navigating the PhD: Writing Processes & Strategies for Academic Writing 7/19/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 300 Bessey Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Grant writing skills, Personnel and project management skills
Syllabus Construction 7/31/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
International TA Orientation Aug 12 - Aug 18, 2014 8/12-15, 8/18, various times B110 Wells Hall Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
TA Seminar in College Teaching Aug 18 - Aug 20, 2014 Three 1/2 day workshop 1281 Anthony Hall Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
AAU Project: Creating a Coherent Gateway for STEM Teaching a Learning at MSU 8/25/2014 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM 1425 Biomedical Physical Sciences Building Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Inside Teaching MSU Kick-Off 8/27/2014 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM 252 Erickson Hall Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Statistical Refresher 9/5/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 106 Farrall Hall Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Personnel and project management skills
Diversity in the College Classroom Sep 08 - Dec 08, 2014 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Neurobiology of Learning and Application to Teaching Strategies 9/9/2014 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 1425 Biomedical Physical Sciences Building Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Student Centered Course Design Sep 09 - Oct 14, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Online-Synchronous online sessions supplemented with asynchronous classwork Expectations of Academic Institutions, Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Teaching and mentoring students, Pedagogy: How people learn
Teaching-as-Research: Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Sep 09 - Dec 16, 2014 Starts at 3:10pm Synchronous online sessions supplemented with asynchronous classwork Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Journal Club, CIRTL Reads Sep 10, 2014 - Apr 08, 2015 second Wednesday of the month Online Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness, Research program and long-term strategy
Conversations on Online Pedagogy and Best Practices 9/11/2014 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM Main Library, North Conference Room, 4th Floor, West Wing Expectations of Academic Institutions, Technology
Inside Teaching Lounge 9/11/2014 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Mosaic Conference Room, Union Bldg. 2nd Floor Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Flipped Instruction in REAL and Traditional Classrooms 9/12/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 105 Natural Science Building Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Introduction to R 9/12/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 106 Farrall Hall Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Cross disciplinary awareness, Personnel and project management skills
Motivating Meaningful Learning 9/17/2014 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM 252 Erickson Hall Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
RCR: Being an Early Career Scholar 9/17/2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM 103 Erickson Hall (the Kiva) Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Responsible conduct of research and scholarship
MSU-FBI Academic Alliance Conference 9/18/2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Kellogg Conference Center Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness, Research program and long-term strategy
Introduction to SAS 9/19/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 106 Farrall Hall Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Cross disciplinary awareness, Personnel and project management skills
Digital Rights Management: The Bane of Electronic Texts Sep 26 - Oct 07, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 105 Natural Science Building Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness
The Impact of New Technologies on Scholarly and Scientific Communications 9/29/2014 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM W300 Main Library Expectations of Academic Institutions, Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Academic hiring, tenure, and promotion, Independence and collaboration, Confidentiality and the peer review process
The Active Classroom: Successfully Implementing Small-Group Learning in STEM Courses Oct 01 - Nov 30, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
What to Expect from My TAR Project? Reflections on the TAR experience from a panel of CIRTL TAR alumni 10/2/2014 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Online Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Research program and long-term strategy
An Introduction to Evidence-Based Undergraduate STEM Teaching: A CIRTL College Classroom MOOC Oct 06 - Nov 14, 2014 Actual time to be announced Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
What Ideas Should We Be Teaching (and How Can We Assess Whether Students Have Learned Them)? Presented by Dr. Melanie Cooper 10/7/2014 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 1425 Biomedical and Physical Sciences Building Expectations of Academic Institutions, Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Teaching and mentoring students, Cross disciplinary awareness
Student-Teacher Interactions: What to Expect 10/7/2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Conversations on Online Pedagogy and Best Practices 10/8/2014 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Main Library, North Conference Room, 4th Floor, West Wing Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness
Work in progress: Youth collaborative designed-based research 10/8/2014 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM 133F Erickson Hall Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Collaboration for research/scholarship and publication
“Pathways to Science” Luncheon & Seminar 10/8/2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM 1030 Molecular Plant Sciences Building Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Inclusiveness and diversity, Outreach and engagement
"Diving into the Waters" of MOOCs 10/9/2014 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM Main Library, North Conference Room, 4th Floor, West Wing Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students, Technology
Making a STATEment: MSU Women in STEM Oct 09 - Oct 10, 2014 Two days Kellogg Conference Center Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Collaboration for research/scholarship and publication, Leadership in the discipline
Mathematics Education Colloquium 10/10/2014 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM 252 Erickson Hall Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness
Indie and Academic Self-Publishing in Print and On-Screen 10/10/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 105 Natural Science Building Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Collaboration for research/scholarship and publication, Confidentiality and the peer review process
Inside Teaching Lounge 10/10/2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM A136 Wells Hall Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Navigating the PhD: Managing Time and Academic Relationships 10/11/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 300 Bessey Hall (The Writing Center) Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Responsible collaboration and mentoring
Navigating the PhD: Writing Processes and Strategies for Academic Writing 10/11/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 300 Bessey Hall (The Writing Center) Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Personnel and project management skills
Challenges for International TAs in the United States 10/14/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Collaborative Testing: Evidence of Learning in a Controlled In-Class Study of Undergraduate Students 10/15/2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Online-Synchronous online sessions supplemented with asynchronous classwork Expectations of Academic Institutions, Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Teaching and mentoring students, Pedagogy: How people learn
RCR: Scientific Communications, Rights to Data, and Authorship 10/15/2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 103 Erickson Hall (the Kiva) Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Responsible conduct of research and scholarship, Responsible collaboration and mentoring
Engaging Students in Modeling Instruction by Eric Brewe 10/16/2014 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM 1400 Biomedical and Physical Sciences Expectations of Academic Institutions, Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Teaching and mentoring students, Collaboration for research/scholarship and publication
Teaching Seminar 10/16/2014 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Chittendon 1st Floor, Workshop Room Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Certification in College Teaching
Distraction in the Classroom: The Use of Portable Devices for Non-Academic Purposes 10/17/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Room 105 Natural Science Building. Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
Model Selection and Model Averaging 10/17/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 106 Farrall Hall Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Cross disciplinary awareness, Personnel and project management skills
Mastering the Interview and Securing Positions at 2- and 4-Year Institutions 10/18/2014 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Kellogg Center, Big TenA Expectations of Academic Institutions, Types of academic institutions and admissions
Using Your International Background to Your Advantage in the Classroom 10/21/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Online Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Inclusiveness and diversity
Michigan State University Cyberinfrastructure (CI) Days Oct 23 - Oct 24, 2014 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Biomedical and Physical Sciences Building Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Personnel and project management skills
Managing Your Digital Identity - Your Professional Web Site 10/23/2014 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM 223 Natural Resources Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Outreach and engagement
The Value of Consistent and Objective Assessment in Teaching Efficacy for Large Classes 10/24/2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2555 D Engineering Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Assessment
Grading Discussions at Scale: A New Bulk Discussions Grader for D2L 10/24/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 105 Natural Science Building Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Assessment
Grading Discussions at Scale: A New Bulk Discussions Grader for D2L 10/24/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 105 Natural Science Building Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Introduction to SPSS 10/24/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 106 Farrall Hall Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Cross disciplinary awareness, Personnel and project management skills
Grading and Effective Feedback in the American System 10/28/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
The effect of feedback and revision on the quality of student writing 10/30/2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM 2555 D Engineering Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Assessment
Developing Communication and Conflict Management Skills for Successful Collaborations 10/31/2014 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Chittendon 1st Floor, Workshop Room Academic Work Skills and Responsibilities, Negotiation and conflict management
Introduction to Spatial Regression 10/31/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 106 Farrall Hall Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness
Managing Your Digital Identity - Boot Camp 11/1/2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM 223 Natural Resources Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Outreach and engagement
Students’ meaningful engagement in disciplinary practices Nov 05 - Oct 28, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM 252 Erickson Hall Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
RCR: Crediting the Works of Others and Avoiding Plagiarism 11/5/2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 103 Erickson Hall (the Kiva) Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Responsible conduct of research and scholarship
A Disruptive Innovation: MSU’s Surviving the Coming Zombie Apocalypse – Are You Ready to Survive a New Way of Learning? 11/7/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 105 Natural Science Building Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness
Introduction to STATA 11/7/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 106 Farrall Hall Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness
The Academic Interview: What to Expect and How to Prepare 11/11/2014 12:15 PM - 3:00 PM Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Types of academic institutions and admissions
Mixed Media, Instructor Avatar, & Student Comfort 11/12/2014 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM Main Library, North Conference Room, 4th Floor, West Wing Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
How do Student Evaluations of Instruction Relate to Students' Conceptual Learning Gains? 11/12/2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM 1400 BPS Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness, Assessment
Active Learning and Student-Centered Pedagogy Improve Student Attitudes and Performance in Introductory Biology. 11/12/2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Using Social Media to Increase Student Participation 11/13/2014 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM Main Library, North Conference Room, 4th Floor, West Wing Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students, Technology
Teaching-as-Research All-Network Mid-Project Presentations 11/13/2014 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Independence and collaboration, Research program and long-term strategy
Inside Teaching Lounge 11/13/2014 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM 1420 Biomedical Physical Science Bldg.
Navigating the PhD: Managing Time and Academic Relationships 11/14/2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 300 Bessey Hall (The Writing Center) Professional Attitudes and Ethics, Outreach and engagement
The Synchromodal Learning Classroom: Engaging Face-­to-­Face and Online Students as Comparable Partners in the Same Learning Experience 11/14/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 105 Natural Science Building Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Pedagogy: How people learn
Online Learning: Making it Work 11/17/2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Kellogg Center Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students, Technology
Create Science Seminar Series: Panel on Modeling K-16 11/19/2014 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM 252 Erickson Hall Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
RCR: Record Keeping, Data Management, and Sharing of Information 11/19/2014 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 103 Erickson Hall (the Kiva)
19th Annual Online Sloan C International Conference on Online Learning Nov 20 - Nov 22, 2014 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM Wills House MSU Expectations of Academic Institutions, Technology
A Data-­Driven Exploration of Faculty Tech Use and Attitudes at MSU and Beyond 11/21/2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 105 Natural Science Building Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness
Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) in STATA 11/21/2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 106 Farrall Hall Faculty Knowledge Essentials, Cross disciplinary awareness
Challenges and Opportunities in Teaching Undergraduate Mathematics 11/21/2014 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Erickson Hall 133F Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
CIRTL Journal Reads Club- Women Engineering Students and Self-Efficacy 12/3/2014 Second Wednesday of the month Online Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
Inside Teaching Lounge 12/12/2014 12:00 PM - 1:45 PM Chittenden Conference Room Expectations of Academic Institutions, Teaching and mentoring students
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