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Learn about active teaching at faculty forum Nov. 30

Posted by on November 28, 2022

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) will host the semester’s final faculty forum for the fall semester noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, in Room 202 of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library.

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Learn about funded research opportunities Oct. 19

Posted by on October 16, 2022

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) will host the semester’s fourth faculty forum noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, in Room 202 of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library or via Zoom.

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Get mid-semester feedback from students

Posted by on September 12, 2022

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) offers instructors the opportunity to survey their students on how well they feel their courses are going. CAFE will help you set up and administer surveys for your courses.

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Educational research mini-grant awarded to Dua

Posted by on September 6, 2022

Dr. Rohit Dua, associate teaching professor of electrical and computer engineering, was awarded an educational research mini grant for his project “Do Take Home Quizzes, as a replacement to traditional homework assignments, enhance student performance in common final exam courses?”

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Register for Focus on Teaching and Technology Conference

Posted by on August 3, 2022

The annual Focus on Teaching and Technology Conference will be hosted virtually Thursday, Sept. 29, and Friday, Sept. 30 by the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Registration is free.

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eFellows grant proposals due July 11

Posted by on June 29, 2022

The Provost’s eFellow Program, facilitated through the Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE), was established to help instructors redesign their courses for online or blended delivery using course design best practices. The goal is improved student learning as well as maximizing the use of educational technologies. Award amounts of up to $5,000 are available.

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Learn more about OneHE

Posted by on June 6, 2022

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence and Missouri Online are hosting an information session about the UM System’s membership in this organization and opportunities for S&T’s faculty, staff and academic leaders.

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Join 14-Day writing challenge

Posted by on June 1, 2022

The National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD) is sponsoring The 14-Day Writing Challenge June 20-July 3. The challenge provides a free opportunity to experiment with daily writing, an online community and supportive accountability.

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Letters of Intent for educational research mini grants due Friday

Posted by on April 28, 2022

Do you have a question about teaching and student learning that you want to explore? Full-time faculty and staff instructors can apply for educational research mini grants, which provide funding for scholarly inquiry into a research question about teaching and student learning.

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Calling innovative researchers

Posted by on April 14, 2022

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) is creating their next video series this spring and are looking for any tenure track faculty members who are conducting innovative research and bringing that research into their classrooms.

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