Sara Varnum Institute: Access, Assessment, & Inclusion

Zoom Meeting

Part-time and adjunct faculty are invited to join us virtually for the Sara Varnum Institute for Instructional Excellence. We are excited to bring Thomas J. Tobin, author of Reach Everyone, Teach Everyone: Universal Design for Learning in Higher Education, who will share three low-effort, do-them-right-now techniques for remote instruction that will reduce student anxiety and […]

Academic Technology Institute

Zoom Meeting

July 13-15 Up your academic technology game during our technology-focused institute. Our technology facilitators will offer hands-on workshops in developing course content using Kaltura and Google sites, enhancing face-to-face instruction using Canvas, improving accessibility in Canvas, and implementing ePortfolios. The institute will also include two showcases highlighting your colleagues’ innovative use of academic technology. Register […]

Equity & Inclusion Institute

Zoom Meeting

July 20-22 We are teaming up with the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion to offer a range of seminars and workshops designed to inspire, equip and empower faculty to offer equitable and inclusive curriculum and instruction. The Institute will include all four of the Universal Design for Learning workshops, along with workshops on supporting […]

Sara Varnum Institute 2021

Zoom Meeting

Part-time and adjunct faculty are invited to join us virtually for the Sara Varnum Institute for Instructional Excellence. The day includes a keynote presentation by Dr. Karen "Kat" Schrier, author of We the Gamers: How Games Teach Ethics and Civics (Oxford University Press), the Learning, Education & Games series (ETC Press/Carnegie Mellon), and Knowledge Games (Johns Hopkins University Press). […]

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