Spring Semester 2017

 
 
Date
 Event Title, Time and Location
 Presenter(s)
   05/17/2017

Visualizing your Research: Graphic Abstracts and Figures
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Renne Library ILS  3:00-4:30

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Presenters: Brittany Fasy, Computer Science, Aurélien Mazurie,Research CyberInfrastructure Group (part of University Information Technology), and Nika Stoop, Center for Faculty Excellence
  05/10/2017  Best Practices in putting together a P&T Dossier
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
SUB Ballroom B  2:00-3:00
 Facilitators: David Singel, Office of the Provost; Mike Babcock, Psychology; Larry Carucci, Sociology & Anthropology; Ann Ellsworth, Education;  Mark Jutila, Microbiology &  Immunology; Elizabeth Kinion, Nursing; Sara Mast, Art; Gregg Notess, Library ; Kevin Repasky, Electrical & Computer Engineering ; Omar Shehryar,  JJCB; Vince Smith, Agricultural Economics
   05/03/2017

Grant Writing Boot Camp 2.0: Understanding Reviews 
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 
SUB 235  3:00 – 4:30 PM 

 Facilitator: Nika Stoop, Grant Training Coordinator, 
  04/25/2017

Introduction to Scholarly Research and Publishing on Service Learning and Community Engagement
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 
ABB 138  11:45-1:00

 

Facilitator: Mary Ulrich, Instructor, Department of Education  

  04/19/2017 Drop-In Session for Creating Lecture Recordings
Stop by SUB 232 any time Thursday, April 20, 2017 
Between 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM 
 

Facilitators:
 
by Ken Silvestri, Center for Faculty Excellence; and Brett Tallman, Graduate Assistant, Center for Faculty Excellence

  04/19/2017

How Faculty Can Use Social Media to their Advantage
April 19, 2017
SUB 235 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

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Presenter:
Nilam Patel, Social Media Specialist with MSU University Communications

  04/13/2017 Demystifying the Funding Process at the National Science Foundation (NSF)
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Jabs 405  3:00 – 4:00 pm
Presenter: 
Laura Stanley, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering and former NSF Program Director
  04/13/2017

Discussing Online Discussions: How to Get the Most Out of Online Discussion Boards 
Thursday, April 13, 2017
ABB 138  11:45 PM to 1:00 PM

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Presenters:
Ken Silvestri, Center for Faculty Excellence, and Julie Tatarka, Ryan Storment, and John Usher from University Information Technology Ecat Team.  

  04/11/2017

Teaching with Our Signatures
Tuesday April 11, 2017  SUB 233  9:00 am – 10:00 am


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Presenter:
Dr. Nancy Chick
University Chair in Teaching & Learning
Academic Director of the Taylor Institute for Teaching & Learning

Teaching Professor of English, University of Calgary

  04/07/2017

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Grant Writing Workshop
Friday, April 7, 2017 SUB Ballroom D  8:30 am - 12:30 pm

 Presenter: 
NEH Senior Program Officer, Mary Macklem
  04/05/2017

How to be a PI: Yay! I got a grant. Now what do I do? 
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 SUB 23311:45 am – 1:00 pm.  

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Facilitators:
 Leslie Schmidt, OSP, Jamie McEvoy, Earth Sciences and Nika Stoop, CFE

   3/23/2017 LGBTQ inclusion in the classroom:  How to create a safe environment for students and discussions in your classes 

Thursday, March 23, 2017  SUB 235  11:45 AM – 1:00PM

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Presenter:
Ariel Donohue,Program Manager,Diversity Awareness Office 

  3/7/2017 

Online Learning is NOT a Spectator Sport

Tuesday, March 7, 2017   12:00 – 2:00 pm
SUB 233

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Slides from Presentation

Teaching Challenge Newsletter

Presenter: 

Maria H. Andersen, Ph.D.

  3/02/2017 Integrating Community Engagement Experiences in Your Courses 
SUB 233  11:45 AM -  1:30 PM
Presenter: Dr. Andrea Vernon, Executive Director of Montana Campus Compact and Director of Civic Engagement at University of Montana
  3/02/2017 Service Learning and Community Engagement – Taking Initial Steps
SUB 233  10:30 AM– 11:30 AM
Presenter: Dr. Andrea Vernon, Executive Director of Montana Campus Compact and Director of Civic Engagement at University of Montana
   2/22/2017 Introduction to Writing Research Grants at MSU

Wednesday, February 22, 2017   12:00 – 1:00 pm
SUB 233

Presenter: Micaela Young, Pre-Award Specialist, OSP and Nika Stoop, Grant Training Coordinator, CFE
  02/14/2017 & 02/21/2017 February Book Discussion Group: A Concise Guide to Improving Student Learning: Six Evidence-Based Principles and How to Apply Them by Persellin & Daniels

Tuesday February 14, and Tuesday February 21, 2017  11:45 am– 1:00 pm

Facilitators: Jan Zahua, Library; Dean Adams, Art; Mike Babcock, Psychology, Jane Scharff, Nursing, and Ken Silvestri, Center for Faculty Excellence   

   02/09/2017 Online Teaching Roundtable Discussion

Thursday, February 9,2017    11:45 AM to 1:00 PM
SUB 236

Facilitated by: Ken Silvestri, Center for Faculty Excellence, Cheryl Hendry, History, Robyn Gotz, Earth Sciences, Heather Hardester, Liberal Studies  
  02/08/2017

Improve your Path to Success by Joining a Writing Group

Wednesday, February 8, 2017  12:00 pm – 1:00 PM
Sub 233

Facilitated by : Marilyn Lockhart, Director of the Center for Faculty Excellence  
  02/02/2017

Slide Serenity: Designing Effective Presentations

Thursday, February 2, 2017   11:45 am – 1:00 pm 
SUB 233  

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Presenters:  Andrew Nelson, Arts & Architecture,
Rebekah VanWieren, Plant Sciences & Plant Pathology, and Brent Rosso, Business & Entrepreneurship

  1/31/2017

Cross-College Mental Health Scholars Forum

Tuesday, January 31 || SUB Ballroom A || 1:00pm to 5pm

Click here for the link to the forum details and videos

 

 

 

Speakers will include:

  • Bailey, Sandra (Health & Human Development & Extension);
  • Brooker, Rebecca (Psychology);
  • Byerly, Matthew (Center for Mental Health Research and Recovery);
  • Dietrich, Joy (Film);
  • Haynes, George (Agricultural Economics);
  • Hellem, Tracy (Nursing);
  • Keil, Deborah (Microbiology and Immunology;
  • Keller, Sarah (Business);
  • Kunze, Anja (Bioengineering)
  • Skewes, Monica (Psychology – Moderator)
  • Jutila, Kathy (Division of Health Sciences – Moderator)
             01/26/2017        

Charting a Course with Learning Outcomes to Enhance Student Learning and Success

Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 11:45am to 1:00pm

SUB 233

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Handouts
Workshops Slides
Workshop Handouts

 

Presenters: Ken Silvestri, CFE Instructional Designer

Abbie Richards, Associate Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering,
Dean Adams, Assistant Professor, School of Art

  01/19/2017

NSF CAREER Grant Panel 
                                 
Thursday, January 19, 2017  SUB 233  11:30 am – 1:00 pm.
SUB 233 

 

 

 

Panel: Christa Merzdorf, Cell Biology & Neuroscience, Paul Stoy, LRES,
Jim Wilking, Chem & Biol Engineering, and Laura Stanley, Mech. & Ind. Engineering and former NSF Program Director.

         

 

 

Fall Semester 2016

 
          
Date
 Event Title, Time and Location
 Presenter(s)
   11/15/2016

The NSF Broader Impacts Puzzle:  Strategies to develop a plan and ideas of activities

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM  SUB 233 

http://www.montana.edu/facultyexcellence/research/helpfullinks.html

Presenters: Suzi Taylor and Jamie Cornish , Extended University
  11/4/2016

Understanding How Students Learn

Friday, November 4th    12:00-1:00 PBS 108

Video of this event is available.     camera

PowerPoint

Presenter: Terry Doyle,Professor Emeritus,Ferris State University
  10/27/2016

Designing a Poster for Success

Thursday, October 27th 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m., ILS Renne Library

Video of this event is available.     camera

PowerPoint

Presenter: Steve Luft, Center for Faculty Excellence and Doctoral Candidate - Adult and Higher Education

  10/18/2016

Advising Graduate Students 
Tuesday, October 18. 1:15 PM to 2:15 PM. SUB 235 Light refreshments will be served

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Presenter: Donna Negaard, Students Adviser, The Graduate School 
  10/18/2016

Advising Core: Understanding and Communicating the Value of Multiple Disciplines
Tuesday, October 18.SUB 235 11:45 PM to 1:00 PM. Lunch will be served at 11:45 and the program begins at 12:00.

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Presenters: Diane Donnelly and Meg Konkel, Academic Advising Center and University Studies and 
  10/11/2016

Teaching with Technology Fair
Tuesday, October 11,Sub Ballroom C. Drop by any time between 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. 

 
  09/26/2016  

Improve Your Path to Success by Joining a Writing Group. 
Monday, September 26, SUB 233. 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. (Light snacks provided.)

Presenter: Marilyn Lockhart, Director of the Center for Faculty Excellence  
Presenter: Marilyn Lockhart
  09/19/2016

Classroom Management: Tips for maintaining a positive learning environment
Monday, September 19, SUB 233 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Video of this event is available.     camera

PowerPoint

Presenter: Dean of Student's Office
   09/14/2016

Active Learning: Rethinking Your Teaching to Promote Deeper Learning
Wednesday, September 14,SUB 235. 11:45 to 1:00 PM.

Video of this event is available.     camera

Handout - Action Verbs

PowerPoint

Presenter: Ken Silvestri, Instructional Designer
Center for Faculty Excellence
  09/07/2016 Finding Grant Funding: Navigating the funding world
Wednesday, September 7, Wilson Room 1131. 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Presenter: Nika Stoop, Grant Training Coordinator,
Center for Faculty Excellence
  09/01/2016  iClickers Training Workshop
Thursday September 1, ABB 138. 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Presenter:Chris Bahn, Teaching Professor, Chemistry/Biochemistry
  8/25/2016

Best Practices for Engaging Students with Recorded Lectures using Camtasia Relay
Thursday, August 25,Jabs Hall 207. 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

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Best Practices handout and PowerPoint - Select to download

Handout

PowerPoint

Presenter: Ken Silvestri, Instructional Designer
Center for Faculty Excellence

   08/16/2016 New Faculty Orientation
SUB 233/235 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM