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The Teaching Commons will provide a variety of activities this fall for all faculty members. See the schedule below:

Walk and Talk

9-9:45 a.m. Wednesdays (Oct. 5-Dec. 14), Across Campus
Join us for a stroll around campus! We’ll enjoy the brisk fall weather as we share what’s working in our classes or seek advice from one another. We will meet at the entrance of Hedberg Library, weather permitting.

Cookies and Conversation

11:40 a.m.-12:20 p.m. Thursdays (Oct. 20, Nov. 17, Dec. 15), Hedberg Library
Stop by the Teaching Commons for informal conversations around teaching and learning. Bring your lunch — we’ll provide the cookies!

Equity in Communities

11:40 a.m.-12:20 p.m. Tuesdays (Nov. 1, Dec. 6)
The Teaching Commons is collaborating with our Engagement and Inclusion Center colleagues (professors Julius Crump and Michele Hancock) to provide a workshop series focused on advancing equity in our communities. More details about location and presenters will be available soon.

Department Chair and Program Directors Leadership Series

4-5 p.m. Tuesdays (Oct. 11, Nov. 8, Dec. 13), Zoom
This series is designed specifically for department chairs and program directors. We will focus on the topic of Mentoring Early Career Faculty during our first meeting (Oct. 11). Subsequent topics to be determined by the group.

Special Topics Sessions

How to Plan a J-Term Study Tour
4:15 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, Teaching Commons Room in Hedberg Library
Presented by Professor Erik Kulke.

Incorporating Reflection Into Your General Education Courses
November (specific date and time TBD)
Presented by members of our Reflection Task Force.

We look forward to seeing you at these events throughout the semester! Find this schedule on the Teaching Commons website.

Sponsoring Department, Office, or Organization:

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