2019 Faculty Survey Results

This year the Center for Academic Innovation (CAI), completed several faculty surveys. We instituted blast surveys as a way to capture quick information about some of our current tools and resources, along with a comprehensive Faculty Needs Assessment (FNA) to assess...

Sara Varnum Institute 2018

Dear Faculty, We wanted to thank everyone who was able to join us for Sara Varnum Institute on October 12th. We hope more part-time faculty will continue to join us each year. Many faculty have asked about the history of Sara Varnum Institute so we wanted to share...

Veteran’s Awareness Event

Mid-October, Justin Smith Ph.D., joined us on our campus to discuss the cultural transition veterans face going from active duty to being a student. He shared with us a number of important differences and challenged some stereotypes they face and the obstacles in...
Faculty Retreat 2018 Evaluation

Faculty Retreat 2018 Evaluation

The faculty retreat this year was a big shift from previous years. As we mentioned at the recent event, changes were based on a survey that was sent out at the end of last academic year. The retreat planning committee developed this year’s agenda based on the results...
Welcome to the Center for Academic Innovation

Welcome to the Center for Academic Innovation

To start this introduction it seems necessary to provide a little backstory. This time last year, we were eLearning and Academic Technology, while the Opportunity Center was across the hall.  So how did The Center for Academic Innovation come to be? Many faculty have...

Faculty Resource Center

Author: Kristine Medyanik