Events Archive

Sheridan Teaching Seminar (Cert I) Workshop 4

Monday, December 04, 2017 5:40pm - 7:10pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning

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

English Language Learning Workshop: Brown Bag News Group

Monday, November 27, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Join the ELL team for our weekly English reading and conversation group. The Brown Bag News Group uses news articles as launching points for discussions about US culture, idiomatic language, and English vocabulary. All are welcome. Pizza provided ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Brown Bag News Group

Monday, November 20, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Join the ELL team for our weekly English reading and conversation group. The Brown Bag News Group uses news articles as launching points for discussions about US culture, idiomatic language, and English vocabulary. All are welcome. Pizza provided ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Academic Speaking Series

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
November 15, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Sciences Library, Room 520

This series aims to help participants speak clearly and confidently when using English in academic settings. Topics will range from pronunciation to presentation skills.

Teaching Portfolios

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
This session, led by Sheridan Associate Director Jessica Metzler, will introduce participants to the elements of a teaching portfolio and discuss how portfolios can be part of an academic job search. Graduate students at all stages are encouraged to ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Brown Bag News Group

Monday, November 13, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Join the ELL team for our weekly English reading and conversation group. The Brown Bag News Group uses news articles as launching points for discussions about US culture, idiomatic language, and English vocabulary. All are welcome. Pizza provided ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Academic Writing Series

Thursday, November 09, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sciences Library, Room 520

This series focuses on skills needed for academic writing in the U.S., including summarizing, paraphrasing, writing cohesively, writing persuasively, integrating sources, and citation. Please register in advance.

English Language Learning Workshop: Language & Culture Series

Wednesday, November 08, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
This series focuses on English outside the classroom, especially as it relates to U.S. culture. Participants will discuss language usage in daily life and have opportunities to share their experience. Coffee and tea provided. Please RSVP.

Lines of Thought: Mark Making and Metacognition

Wednesday, November 08, 2017 12:00am - 1:15pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Wed, Nov 8; 12:00-1:15 PM

RISD Museum (224 Benefit St)

The vital role of drawing as a continual and active process of discovery is explored in the RISD Museum’s exhibition Lines of Thought: Drawing from Michelangelo to Now. Participants ...

Sheridan Teaching Seminar (Cert I) Workshop 3

Monday, November 06, 2017 5:40pm - 7:10pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning

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

English Language Learning Workshop: Brown Bag News Group

Monday, November 06, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Join the ELL team for our weekly English reading and conversation group. The Brown Bag News Group uses news articles as launching points for discussions about US culture, idiomatic language, and English vocabulary. All are welcome. Pizza provided ...

Early Career Faculty Roundtable: Lunch with Dean of the Faculty Kevin McLaughlin

Friday, November 03, 2017 12:00pm - 12:55pm
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 November 2nd to reserve a place at this catered lunch. Please register even if ...

Enabling Full Participation Using Digital Technology

Thursday, November 02, 2017 12:00pm - 1:15pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Led by English Language Learning Specialist Sara Gramley (Sheridan Center) and Lead Instructional Designer, James Foley (ITG) this workshop will present ways to leverage digital tools in order to encourage full participation in a class of diverse backgrounds ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Academic Speaking Series

Wednesday, November 01, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
November 1, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Sciences Library, Room 520

This series aims to help participants speak clearly and confidently when using English in academic settings. Topics will range from pronunciation to presentation skills.

Please ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Brown Bag News Group

Monday, October 30, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Join the ELL team for our weekly English reading and conversation group. The Brown Bag News Group uses news articles as launching points for discussions about US culture, idiomatic language, and English vocabulary. All are welcome. Pizza provided ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Academic Writing Series

Thursday, October 26, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
This series focuses on skills needed for academic writing in the U.S., including summarizing, paraphrasing, writing cohesively, writing persuasively, integrating sources, and citation. Please register in advance.

English Language Learning Workshop: Language & Culture Series

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Wednesday, October 25, 2:00-3:00 PM

Sciences Library, Room 520

This series focuses on English outside the classroom, especially as it relates to U.S. culture. Participants will discuss language usage in daily life and have opportunities ...

Faculty Liaison Meeting on Doctoral Advising and Mentoring

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning

Sheridan Faculty Liaison meeting on Doctoral Advising & Mentoring (Collaboration between the Sheridan Center and the Graduate School Task Force on Advising and Mentoring)

ELL Workshop: Writing for the Job Market - Cover Letters

Monday, October 23, 2017 3:30pm - 4:30pm
CareerLab, 167 Angell Street, 1st Floor

Your job application requires a cover letter - what should you write? Join ELL Specialist, Sara Gramley, for a one-hour workshop on how to craft your personal narrative for the job market.

English Language Learning Workshop: Brown Bag News Group

Monday, October 23, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Monday, October 23, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.

Sciences Library, Room 520

Join the ELL team for our weekly English reading and conversation group. The Brown Bag News Group uses news articles as launching points for discussions about US culture ...

Cultivating Inclusive Writing Intensive Classrooms by Focusing on Effort

Friday, October 20, 2017 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Friday, October 20, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM.

Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning, room 720 in the SciLi. T

his workshop will introduce participants to grading systems that address intersectional antiracist agendas in the judgement ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Academic Speaking Seri

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Sciences Library, Room 520

This series aims to help participants speak clearly and confidently when using English in academic settings. Topics will range from pronunciation to presentation skills.

Writing a Teaching Statement in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 4:00 - 5:00 PM Where: Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning, 7th floor, Sciences Library
Many applications for faculty positions require a teaching statement/philosophy. This interactive workshop will draw on research ...

Sheridan Teaching Seminar (Cert I) Workshop 2

Monday, October 16, 2017 5:40pm - 7:10pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning

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

ELL Workshop: Writing for the Job Market - Email & Resumes

Monday, October 16, 2017 3:30pm - 4:30pm
CareerLab, 167 Angell Street, 1st Floor
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English Language Learning Workshop: Brown Bag News Group

Monday, October 16, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Monday, October 16, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.

Sciences Library, Room 520

Join the ELL team for our weekly English reading and conversation group. The Brown Bag News Group uses news articles as launching points for discussions about US culture ...

Early Career Faculty Roundtable: Lunch with Dean of the Graduate School Andrew Campbell

Monday, October 16, 2017 12:00pm - 12:55pm
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 October 15th to reserve a place at this catered lunch. Please register even if ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Academic Writing Series

Thursday, October 12, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Thursday, October 12, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Sciences Library, Room 520

This series focuses on skills needed for academic writing in the U.S., including summarizing, paraphrasing, writing cohesively, writing persuasively, integrating sources ...

Applying the Flipped Classroom model to a STEM course

Thursday, October 12, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Are you considering moving to a blended or flipped course model? During this brown bag lunch, Kathleen Hess and Eric Victor will share their experience and challenges of applying the flipped classroom model to their Organic Chemistry course. Topics ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Language & Culture Series

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Wednesday, October 11, 2:00-3:00 PM

Sciences Library, Room 520

This series focuses on English outside the classroom, especially as it relates to U.S. culture. Participants will discuss language usage in daily life and have opportunities ...

Writing Assignment Design: Best Practices for Student Success

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Where: Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning, Room 720 in the SciLi. Description: This workshop will introduce participants to high-impact practices for designing assignments that help students write ...

Faculty Liaison Lunch on Doctoral Advising and Mentoring

Thursday, October 05, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning

Sheridan Faculty Liaison lunch on Doctoral Advising & Mentoring (Collaboration between the Sheridan Center and the Graduate School Task Force on Advising and Mentoring)

English Language Learning Workshop: Academic Speaking Series

Wednesday, October 04, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Sciences Library, Room 520

This series aims to help participants speak clearly and confidently when using English in academic settings. Topics will range from pronunciation to presentation skills.

Curate Your Course

Wednesday, October 04, 2017 12:00pm - 1:15pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Wed, Oct 4; 12:00-1:15 PM

RISD Museum (224 Benefit St)

This interactive workshop, co-facilitated by Alexandra Poterack (Associate Educator, RISD Museum) and Jessica Metzler (Associate Director, Sheridan Center), considers approaches to ...

Writing a Teaching Statement in STEM

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 4:00 - 5:00 PM Where: Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning, 7th floor, Sciences Library
Many applications for faculty positions require a teaching statement/philosophy. This interactive workshop will draw on research ...

Sheridan Teaching Consultant Program, (Cert IV) Session 3

Monday, October 02, 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Petteruti Lounge, Stephen Robert '62 Center

Open to registered participants only.

English Language Learning Workshop: Brown Bag News Group

Monday, October 02, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Monday, October 2, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.

Sciences Library, Room 520

Join the ELL team for our weekly English reading and conversation group. The Brown Bag News Group uses news articles as launching points for discussions about US culture ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Academic Writing Series

Thursday, September 28, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Thursday, September 28, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Sciences Library, Room 520

This series focuses on skills needed for academic writing in the U.S., including summarizing, paraphrasing, writing cohesively, writing persuasively, integrating ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Language & Culture Series

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Wednesday, September 27, 2:00-3:00 PM

Sciences Library, Room 520

This series focuses on English outside the classroom, especially as it relates to U.S. culture. Participants will discuss language usage in daily life and have opportunities ...

Writing a Teaching Statement in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 4:00 - 5:00 PM Where: Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning, 7th floor, Sciences Library
Many applications for faculty positions require a teaching statement/philosophy. This interactive workshop will draw on ...

Sheridan Teaching Seminar (Cert I) Workshop 1

Monday, September 25, 2017 5:40pm - 7:10pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning

Open to registered participants only.

English Language Learning Workshop: Brown Bag News Group

Monday, September 25, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning
Monday, September 25, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.

Sciences Library, Room 520

Join the ELL team for our weekly English reading and conversation group. The Brown Bag News Group uses news articles as launching points for discussions about US ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Academic Speaking Series

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Sciences Library, Room 520

This series aims to help participants speak clearly and confidently when using English in academic settings. Topics will range from pronunciation to presentation ...

Sheridan Teaching Consultant Program, (Cert IV) Session 2

Monday, September 18, 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning

Open to registered participants only.

English Language Learning Workshop: Brown Bag News Group

Monday, September 18, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Monday, September 18, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.

Sciences Library, Room 520

Join the ELL team for our weekly English reading and conversation group. The Brown Bag News Group uses news articles as launching points for discussions about US ...

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 ...

English Language Learning Workshop: Academic Writing Series

Thursday, September 14, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sciences Library, Room 520
Thursday, September 14, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Sciences Library, Room 520

This series focuses on skills needed for academic writing in the U.S., including summarizing, paraphrasing, writing cohesively, writing persuasively, integrating ...

Sheridan Teaching Consultant Program (Cert IV), Session I

Wednesday, September 06, 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning

Open to registered participants only.

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 ...

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 ...