Apply now for Faculty College 2019

Faculty College is the UW System’s premier faculty development event. Each year, Faculty College hosts approximately 100 faculty and instructional academic staff from across the UW System for three days of intensive exploration of teaching, learning and curricular issues. This year it will be held from May 28, 2019 through May 31, 2019 at UW-Platteville Richland. This year’s Renee A. Meyer Memorial Keynote Speaker is Nancy Chick, an internationally respected educator and Scholarship of Teaching & Learning (SoTL) specialist. There will also be a series of speakers and workshop facilitators from experts from across the System. To apply, please fill out the survey by Monday, Feb. 25, 2019. Learn more

2017 UW System Faculty College Application Deadline is March 8

The deadline for applying to attend the 2017 UW System Faculty College May 30 through June 2 at UW-Richland is Wednesday, March 8. Each year, Faculty College hosts approximately 100 faculty and instructional academic staff from across the UW System for three days of intensive exploration of teaching, learning and curricular issues. Please email catl@uwgb.edu if you are interested in attending this great professional opportunity. If more applications are received than spots are available, instructors who have not previously attended Faculty College will be prioritized. Learn more.

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 for a workshop titled “America’s Next Top Model: Evidence-Based Guidelines to Model Teaching.” Voelker also presented a session called “Rethinking Content Coverage,” while Associate Prof. Alison Gates paired with colleges from UW-Madison and UW Oshkosh to present a workshop titled “Feminist Research in the Arts.” Also in attendance for the three-day conference were Associate Prof. Adolfo Garcia and Assistant Prof. Alison Staudinger, in their capacities as Wisconsin Teaching Fellow and Wisconsin Teaching Scholar, respectively; as well as Associate Profs. Clifton Ganyard, Franklin Chen and Katia Levintova and Assistant Prof. JP Leary.

Faculty College 2012 is set for May

Faculty College is UW System’s premier faculty development event. It brings together approximately 100 faculty and instructional academic staff from across the UW System for three days of intensive exploration of teaching, learning and curricular issues. This year’s event will take place May 29-June 1 at UW-Richland Center. All UW System institutions have been invited to nominate four participants. Those interested in attending should contact Aeron Haynie at the CATL Office by March 1.