Upcoming Events

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Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch will be served starting at 11:45AM. This lunch is an opportunity for you to meet with Associate Provost for Academic Development & Diversity Liza Cariaga-Lo in a small-group setting and learn more about the work of her office. It is also a chance for you to get answers to questions and concerns you have about being a junior faculty member at Brown. The Junior Faculty Roundtable is a series of lunches designed to bring new and junior faculty together with campus leaders and senior colleagues to explore a variety of faculty issues. RSVP by noon on Tuesday, December 2nd, to reserve a place at this catered lunch. Please register even if the event is currently fully subscribed, as there may be cancellations that would enable you to attend.

Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Workshop: Supporting Student Study Habits Thurs 12/4, 12-1pm Sheridan Center (96 Waterman) At this workshop, participants will learn about issues Brown students encounter while studying and discover tips to help their students avoid pitfalls and get on track to succeed in your course. This session is part of the Sheridan Center’s Fundamentals: Teaching + Learning Workshop Series, which addresses practical strategies for new instructors. RSVP here – https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E....

Monday, December 8, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Check Canvas for room assignments. Open only to registered participants.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Workshop: Interactive Classrooms Thurs 12/9, 12-1pm Sheridan Center (96 Waterman) This workshop introduces activities that increase student learning and engagement. Participants discuss and get firsthand experience with several effective strategies that promote active learning in classrooms of any size, and explore the challenges of engaging students in the classroom. This session is part of the Sheridan Center’s Fundamentals: Teaching + Learning Workshop Series, which addresses practical strategies for new instructors. RSVP here – https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E....

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Open only to registered participants.

Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Cover Letters & CVs (and Broader Impact Statements – Life & Physical Sciences only). Open only to registered participants.

Monday, January 26, 2015 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Assignments and Assessments. Open only to registered participants.

Monday, January 26, 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Grading and Evaluation: Measuring Your Students' Learning. Setting clear standards for grading is an important element of effective communication of expectations for student learning. In this lecture, we will explore rubrics and other assessment techniques. Profs. Luther Spoehr (Education), Maureen Sigler (Insight Education) and Monica Linden (Neuroscience) will discuss the goals and roles of assessment in student learning.

Monday, February 2, 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Check Canvas for room assignments. Open only to registered participants.

Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Interviews. Open only to registered participants.