Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence

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 myVita Nov. 16

Posted by on November 10, 2022

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) will host the semester’s sixth faculty forum noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, in Room 202 of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library. Dr. Daniel Forciniti, associate provost of faculty affairs and professor of chemical and biochemical engineering, will lead this session, which will focus on myVita.

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Learn how evaluations can improve teaching effectiveness

Posted by on October 24, 2022

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) will host the semester’s fifth faculty forum noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, in Room 202 of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library and via Zoom.

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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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Proposals sought for Innovation in Teaching and Learning Conference

Posted by on October 10, 2022

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence is accepting presentation proposals for the Innovation in Teaching and Learning Conference (ITLC) on Thursday, March 16, 2023.

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Learn about effective advising at faculty forum Oct. 5

Posted by on October 2, 2022

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) will host a faculty forum noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, in Room 202 of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library. This panel presentation, titled “Effective Graduate Student Advising,” will help faculty think about how to be a helpful, supportive and empowering graduate student advisor.

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Learn about faculty websites

Posted by on September 18, 2022

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) will host the second session in the faculty forum series, formerly known as early career faculty forums, noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21. Jill Tanner, director of digital marketing for marketing and communications, will deliver a presentation titled “Faculty Websites” in Room 202 of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library.

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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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CAFE faculty forum series begins Sept. 7

Posted by on September 1, 2022

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) kicks off the faculty forum series, formerly known as early career faculty forums, noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, with a presentation titled “Successful Course Development,” in Room 202 of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library.

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