Events

New Faculty Orientation to Teaching at Brown

Friday, August 25, 2017 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Petteruti Lounge, Stephen Robert '62 Center

On Friday, August 25, the Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning will offer its annual teaching orientation for faculty and postdoctoral fellows new to teaching at Brown. You may also be interested in resources the Sheridan has developed for syllabus design or for those new to teaching at Brown.

Please register if you plan to attend.  

English Language Learning Workshop: Email Etiquette at the University

Monday, August 28, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am
Sciences Library, Room 520
Date & Times: Monday, August 28, 10:00am-11:00am

Where: Sciences Library, Room 520

Description: Join ELL Graduate Specialist Sara Gramley in exploring some do's and don'ts of email communication in a university setting.

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English Language Learning Workshop: Interpreting Idioms and Acronyms

Monday, August 28, 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Date & Time: Monday, August 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Where: Sciences Library, Room 520

Description: What does someone mean when they say "catch the RIPTA" or "meet me in The Ratty"? Join ELL Graduate Specialist Sara Gramley in exploring ...

Leading a First Readings Discussion: A Workshop for Facilitators

Monday, August 28, 2017 11:30am - 1:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
This workshop will equip First Readings seminar leaders with tools and strategies to facilitate thoughtful and productive discussion. Participants will learn techniques for creating a seminar environment conducive to discussion and develop strategies ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Email Etiquette at the University

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am
Sciences Library, Room 520
Date & Time: Wednesday, August 30 10:00am - 11:00am

Where: Sciences Library, Room 520

Description: Join ELL Graduate Specialist Sara Gramley in exploring some do's and don'ts of email communication in a university setting.

Register ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Interpreting Idioms and Acronyms

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 11:00am - 12:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Date & Time: Wednesday, August 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Where: Sciences Library, Room 520

Description: What does someone mean when they say "catch the RIPTA" or "meet me in The Ratty"? Join ELL Graduate Specialist Sara Gramley in exploring ...

Leading a First Readings Discussion: A Workshop for Facilitators

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 11:30am - 1:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
This workshop will equip First Readings seminar leaders with tools and strategies to facilitate thoughtful and productive discussion. Participants will learn techniques for creating a seminar environment conducive to discussion and develop strategies ...

Preparing for the First Days of Teaching

Thursday, August 31, 2017 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Thursday, August 31, 2017, 3:00pm-4:00pm; Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning, Sciences Library 7th Floor. This workshop, led by Sheridan Center Assistant Director Marc Lo, introduces strategies for engaging students during the first days of ...

New TA Orientation to Teaching at Brown

Tuesday, September 05, 2017 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Sayles Hall
New TA Orientation to Teaching at Brown

Tues, Sept 5, 2017

1:00-4:00 pm

(Check-in begins at 12:30 pm)

Sayles Hall
New TA Orientation to Teaching at Brown features a graduate student panel and hands-on workshops to help ...

Sheridan Teaching Consultant Program (Cert IV), Session I

Wednesday, September 06, 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Petteruti Lounge, Stephen Robert '62 Center

Open to registered participants only.

Early Career Faculty Roundtable: Lunch with Dean of the College Maud S. Mandel

Friday, September 15, 2017 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
This lunch series brings early career faculty together with campus leaders to explore a variety of faculty issues. Lunch will be served at 11:45 am.

RSVP by noon on September 14th to reserve a place at this catered lunch.
Please register ...

Sheridan Teaching Consultant Program, (Cert IV) Session 2

Monday, September 18, 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Petteruti Lounge, Stephen Robert '62 Center

Open to registered participants only.