Pedagogy Seminar and Webinar Opportunities
Educause Learning Initiative (ELI) Seminars:
- Clickers and Peer Instruction: A Powerful Way to Improve Student Engagement and Learning,
but Only If You Do It Right, October 5, 2009, 1:00 PM (EST), to be held in the Instructional Technology Center
Douglas Duncan, a faculty member in the Department of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences at the University of Colorado, is the author of the book "Clickers in the Classroom". In this webinar, he will share his strategies and proven experiences in effectively using clickers in the classroom.
Teagle Grant Workshops:
These meetings are sponsored by the Teagle Foundation as part of a grant to hold a series of four workshops around the topic of High Performance Computing (HPC) in the Sciences, Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. These workshops are intended to bring together faculty and support staff to better understand what people are currently doing with HPC at small colleges and the best ways to support this emerging work.The grant was awarded to Hamilton, Union, Skidmore, Colgate, Vassar, and Bard.
- Cyber-Infrastructure in the Liberal Arts, October 27, at Union College.