Tag: OPID

Call for participants: Workshop on ‘stereotype threat’

“Stereotype Threat: Sound Interventions” is the name of a one-day workshop Thursday, May 21, sponsored by UW System OPID and hosted by UW-La Crosse. Stereotype threat is the name researchers have given to the effect that the existence of negative stereotypes about a group can have on the performance of individual members of that group. […]

Register now: OPID Spring Conference 2015

Register today to attend the 2015 OPID Spring Conference April 16-17 at Heidel House in Green Lake. This conference will bring together more than 200 faculty and staff from across many disciplines to demonstrate the UW System’s commitment to excellence in teaching and student learning. The conference will provide a forum to recognize, acknowledge and […]

Register now: OPID Spring Conference 2015

Register today to attend the 2015 OPID Spring Conference April 16-17 at Heidel House in Green Lake. This conference will bring together more than 200 faculty and staff from across many disciplines to demonstrate the UW System’s commitment to excellence in teaching and student learning. The conference will provide a forum to recognize, acknowledge and share […]

Reminder: Proposals due Monday for OPID spring conference

OPID representatives Jennifer Lanter and Regan Gurung of the UW-Green Bay faculty are reminding UW System faculty and staff that proposals are due by Monday (Oct. 6) for OPID’s 2015 Spring Conference. The theme is Mindful Teaching: Inquiry, Connection, Sustainability, and Creativity for the conference to be held April 16-17 at the Heidel House Resort […]

UW-Green Bay well represented at Faculty College conference

UW-Green Bay was well represented last week during the UW System Office of Professional and Instructional Development (OPID) Faculty College, held at UW-Richland. Associate Prof. David Voelker and Prof. Regan Gurung presented a seminar titled “Going Behind the Scenes of the Learning Process: The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SOTL),” and Gurung also presented solo […]

Last call: Deadline is Monday for OPID online program  

Here’s one final reminder that the deadline is Monday (Dec. 2) for applications to participate in the UW System Office of Professional And Instructional Development (OPID)’s Online Instructor Training Pilot Program. This online January program will allow participants to learn how to be more effective in creating interactive learning in online environments. For more details […]

OPID conference on student learning had strong UW-Green Bay presence

The UW System Office of Professional and Instructional Development held its annual spring conference late last week with a focus on “The Value of Inquiry Into Student Learning in the 21st Century.” As you might expect, UW-Green Bay was well-represented. (The institution has a history of leadership with regard to the scholarship of teaching and […]