Academic Advising and Center for Faculty Development: Advising Workshops for 2013-2014:

Advising Special Populations:

  • best practices in advising undecided students
  • support systems available for academically at-risk students
  • particular needs of transfer students
Thursday, October 31 from 12:30 to 1:30;
and again on Friday, November 1 from noon to 1:00.  Both sessions held in the CAS Conference Room.

Institutional Effectiveness and Center for Faculty Development: Assessment Workshops for 2013-2014:

“Connecting the Dots: Telling a Better Story about Student Learning and Faculty Innovation”
Ashley Finley, Senior Director of Assessment and Research, AAC&U
Monday, October 21, from 3:30 to 5:30;
and again on Tuesday, October 22, from 8:45 to 10:45.  Both sessions held in the O’Dea Room

Diversity Steering Committee: Bystander Intervention Workshop

    • Identifying acts of bias in which intervention is possible
    • Using techniques to effectively respond to acts of bias
    • Examining case studies and brainstorming
    • Identifying resources and reporting options

Thursday, September 24, from 3:30-5:00;
Wednesday, October 16, from 3:30-5:00;
and again Thursday, November 7, from 12:00-1:30.  All sessions held in the Jardine Room.
Violence Prevention and Action Center (VPAC): Workshops 2013 and Response Guide Safe Zone Training (Center for Diversity and Inclusion) 2013
Past workshops have covered topics such as:

  • Creativity, Creative Problem-Solving and Leadership
  • JCU in Second Life
  • The Entrepreneurial University
  • Developing & Teaching Multidisciplinary Classes
  • Teaching with the Case Method
  • Stimulating Effective Class Discussion
  • Effective Use of Online Discussion Forums
  • Service Learning & the First Year Seminar

If you have ideas for future workshops, please contact: Rodney Hessinger, Ph.D. E-mail: Phone: 216.397.4987.