In addition to the faculty and staff Blackboard training schedule found inside the EMU portal, CETL staff will be participating in or organizing the following workshops for MU faculty in Spring 2014:
Diversity Education Forum:
What do we need to promote diversity education and inclusion?
February 5, 12-1:15pm, Insalaco Hall 218
This forum will solicit faculty and staff input to formulate directives that can help our campus become an institution that values cultural diversity, embraces differences of thoughts and practice, and fosters an atmosphere of inclusion and belonging for all who are part of Misericordia. Allan Austin, Alicia Nordstrom, Joe Cipriani, Kit Foley, Sr. Jean Messaros and Maria Cabrera will facilitate discussion to gather feedback and future directions on this critical topic for student development.
Friday February 28, McGowan Room, Library
11am: Course-Embedded Assesement
12pm: What's New in Blackboard Learn (lunch provided)
1:30pm: The Rewards of Rubrics
Representatives from Blackboard will be on hand for demos and discussions of new features and tools. RSVP to Alex Sergay at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer Research Grant Presentations
April 25, 12-1:15pm, McGowan Room, Library
Come learn about the scholarship of our faculty colleauges including: Melanie Shepard, Christopher Stevens, and Elisa Korb.