Tag: Faculty Development Center

East Academic Building Classroom Technology Orientation Sessions

East Academic Building Classroom Technology Orientation Sessions

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Faculty (full-time and adjunct) contracted to teach in the new East Academic Building during the Spring 2 term are welcomed to attend one of the scheduled training sessions listed below or by individual appointment. This 30-minute classroom technology orientation session will provide an overview of the different learning spaces and how to utilize the capabilities […]

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2012 Webster University Teaching Festival: Feb. 20-23

2012 Webster University Teaching Festival: Feb. 20-23

| January 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center, in partnership with the Online Learning Center and Emerson Library, is pleased to announce the 2012 Webster University Teaching Festival, scheduled for Feb. 20 – 23. The final schedule with complete details, including these events, will be posted in the coming days: Posters will be on display throughout the festival, and […]

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Reflective Teaching Community Meeting: Jan. 20

Reflective Teaching Community Meeting: Jan. 20

| January 12, 2012 | 3 Comments

The Reflective Teaching Community will meet Friday, Jan. 20, at the Faculty Development Center (room 420 Emerson Library). The event will start at 12 p.m., and the initial topic for discussion will focus on different approaches to having a successful first class. Anyone who is interested in exploring new pedagogies, classroom activities and assessment techniques […]

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Submit Teaching Festival Proposals This Week

Submit Teaching Festival Proposals This Week

| December 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Dec. 15 is the deadline for submitting proposals for  the Webster University Teaching Festival to be held Feb. 20-23, 2012. The festival is an exciting opportunity for faculty members from any Webster campus worldwide to share their teaching practices. We strongly encourage anyone interested in presenting on a topic, creating and sharing a poster, or […]

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Dec. 1: Faculty Workshop: Getting it Funded (Now That You’ve Written It)

Dec. 1: Faculty Workshop: Getting it Funded (Now That You’ve Written It)

| November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

The next faculty workshop will focus on the important nuts and bolts of putting together a compelling grant application. It will be particularly oriented toward the Faculty Development/Research Grant proposals due in December. We will review the specific requirements of the Webster RFP and the ways to make your application more compelling.  We will also […]

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Submit Teaching Festival Proposals by Nov. 30

Submit Teaching Festival Proposals by Nov. 30

| November 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Reminder: Proposals are being accepted for sessions at the 2012 Webster University Teaching Festival (to be held Feb. 20-23, 2012). The festival is an exciting opportunity for faculty members from any Webster campus worldwide to share their teaching practices. We welcome proposals for posters, talks and panel discussions. Previous presentations have included students as presenters. […]

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Nov. 15-17: FDC Faculty Workshops/Webinars

Nov. 15-17: FDC Faculty Workshops/Webinars

| October 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Registration is open for the Faculty Development Center’s WorldClassRoom and Turnitin November workshops. Each workshop will be offered on campus in the Library eClassroom, Room 110, at 12 noon, and again as a webinar online the same date at 6 p.m. Central. The two Turnitin workshops feature new material this year. Turnitin Plus GradeMark now […]

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Faculty Workshop: De-Mystifying Grant Proposals

Faculty Workshop: De-Mystifying Grant Proposals

| October 27, 2011 | 1 Comment

Messing Award and Faculty Research Grant season is here and other grant opportunities are always just around the corner.  Join Webster’s grantwriters – the Corporate, Foundation & Government Relations team from the Alumni and Development office – to discuss best practices for translating your ideas into winning proposals. They’ll tackle logic models and timelines, objectives and […]

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2012 Teaching Festival: Call for Proposals

2012 Teaching Festival: Call for Proposals

| October 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Proposals are now being accepted for sessions at the 2012 Webster University Teaching Festival to be held Feb. 20-23, 2012. Webster University faculty members worldwide are encouraged to submit proposals by Nov. 30, 2011. Video Highlights and Proposal Forms Watch video highlights from last year’s festival and find the proposal submission form, contact information and […]

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FDC Offers Faculty Workshops & Webinars Oct. 18-20

FDC Offers Faculty Workshops & Webinars Oct. 18-20

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Registration is open for the Faculty Development Center’s WorldClassRoom and Turnitin fall workshops. Each workshop will be offered on campus in the Library eClassroom, Room 110, at 12 noon, and again as a webinar online the same date at 6 pm CDT.

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