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Faculty Teaching and Learning Lunches

Hosted by the Office of Academic Affairs

Meridith Symons will have lunch tickets available for you to pick up in advance, and you may choose what you'd like to eat in Dillin. You may use the meal ticket before or after the presentation, but you might want to arrive a little early to get through Dillin lines prior to the meeting.

 

Faculty Development Grants

Thursday, September 17 from 11:45-12:45 in Dillin NW
Presented by the Faculty Development Subcommittee and a panel of grant recipients
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Faculty development subcommittee members and faculty development grant recipients will:

  • familiarize participants with faculty development grants and the process by which the subcommittee recommends funding to the Dean’s office;
  • share about awarded faculty development grants;
  • encourage faculty to define project plans and discuss their projects with colleagues; and
  • help applicants to understand their role in presenting a convincing proposal to the committee.

Teaching and Learning Support Resources

Tuesday, September 22 from 11:45-12:45 in Dillin NW
Presented by Emily Nye, Jane Wilde and Lige Armstrong
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Meet new staff and learn about resources to promote teaching excellence. Services and support include workshops on pedagogy (including technology integration), as well as teaching consultations and opportunities to share best practices in the Linfield classroom. This will be the first of a two-part session to solicit feedback on faculty wants and needs in developing a teaching and learning office. 

Is it time to revise Linfield course evaluations?

Thursday, October 1 from 11:45-12:45 in Dillin NW
Presented by Mindy Larson, Barbara Seidman and Stephen Bricher
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Join members of the Personnel Committee (Faculty Development and Promotion and Tenure) for a conversation about revising our current course evaluations. Examine some of the options available for course evaluations. See if there are additional faculty members interested and willing to facilitate revising our current course evaluations.

How to prepare students to write LC Exemplars on Taskstream

Thursday, October 29 from 11:45-12:45 in the President's Dining Room
Presented by Debbie Canepa and Martha VanCleave
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The future of Teaching and Learning at Linfield

Thursday, November 12 from 11:45-12:45 in the President's Dining Room
Presented by Emily Nye, Jane Wilde and Lige Armstrong
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Faculty are invited to brainstorm what they would like to see in a teaching and learning office, including the scope, feasibility, and ultimate shape of such a resource.

The nuts and bolts of planning, proposing and teaching a Jan Term off-campus course

Tuesday, November 17 from 11:45-12:45 in Dillin NW
Presented by Shaik Ismael and Debbie Canepa
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Faculty who have previously taught Jan Term off-campus courses will walk you through the mechanics of planning and proposing such a course. We will also discuss “best practices” in leading such a course. The Chair of the Curriculum Committee and the Director of International Programs will be present to talk about proposal deadlines, criteria for course approval, budget parameters and safety/risk considerations.