Montana State University

Center for Faculty Excellence


Marilyn Lockhart

Director of Faculty Excellence
105 Montana Hall
(406) 994-4555
lockhart@montana.edu

Anne Angermeyr

Program Coordinator
212 Montana Hall
(406) 994-7136
annea@montana.edu

Ritchie Boyd

Academic Technology Specialist
310 Culbertson Hall
(406) 994-4660
jrboyd@montana.edu

 

Teaching and Learning Events

2009-2010 Academic Year

Click on title of event for the official announcement.

Date Event and Delivery Mode Presenter(s)
2009-2010 Academic Year
5/6/10

The Century Club

Bozeman campus meeting; open to faculty who teach classes of 100 or more students per section.

Hosted by

Dr. Waded Cruzado

MSU President

5/5/10

Maximizing Learning Space Value with Constrained Budgets

Bozeman campus webcast; open to members of the MSU Space Management Committee, the Academic Technology Advisory Committee, and the University Facilities Planning Board.

Phillip Long

University of Queensland, Australia

Andrew Milne

Tidebreak, Inc.

4/22/10

Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop:

Ten Easy Ways to Engage Your Students

Bozeman campus, face-to-face; open to all faculty.
Click here for descriptions of additional workshops offered at MSU by Tara Gray on 4/22 and 4/23/10
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Video clips of all three sessions are now available for viewing
Click on titles below for PowerPoint presentations:

Engaging Students (65 minutes)

Retaining Students (50 minutes)

Tara Gray

New Mexico State University

4/15/10

Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop: Freshmen Retention at MSU: Let's Hear Their Voices II

Bozeman campus, face-to-face; open to all faculty. 
Video clips of this workshop are now available for viewing.

Moderated by Dr. Paula Lutz, Dean, College of Letters and Science
3/5/10

Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop: Challenges and Rewards of Learner Centered Teaching

Bozeman campus, face-to-face; open to all faculty.

Click here for links to slides, videos, and information about the presenter, Terry Doyle.

Terry Doyle

Ferris State University

2/11/10

Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop:  International Students in Your Classroom: Challenges and Opportunities for a Global MSU

Bozeman campus, face-to-face; open to all faculty.

Click here for PowerPoint slides from the presentation.

Rick O'Connor

Cheri L. LeCain

ACE Language Institute at MSU

1/27/10

Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop:  Redesigning Learning Spaces to Improve Teaching and Learning

Bozeman campus, online seminar; open to all faculty.

Peter Saunders

Oregon State University

1/22/10

Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop:  i>clicker Workshop: Training and Demonstration

Bozeman campus, face-to-face; open to all faculty.

Dustin Jensen

i>clicker

12/7/09 Reading & Discussion Circle: An invitation to join a new book discussion group - FULL - CLOSED TO FURTHER MEMBERSHIP

Moderated by

T&L Committee Members

12/1/09

Reading & Discussion Circle: Alternatives to Grading

Articles: Grading: Alternative Approaches and Do Students Really Know Their Academic Strengths?

Click here for discussion questions.

Bozeman campus with live broadcast to Billings, Great Falls, and Missoula campuses (click here for locations); open to all faculty.

Moderated by

Marilyn Lockhart

Dept. of Education

11/17/09

Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop:  Actively Engaging Students: Let's Hear Their Voice

Bozeman campus, face-to-face; open to all faculty and graduate teaching assistants.

Moderated by

Dan Moshavi, Dean, College of Business

11/4/09

Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop:  Using Clickers to Assess and Engage Student Learning

Bozeman campus, online seminar; open to all faculty.

Peter Saunders

Oregon State University

10/22/09

Reading & Discussion Circle: Join us for breakfast! (click for details)

Article: Six Causes of Resistance to Learning

Bozeman campus, face-to-face; open to all faculty.

Moderated by

Glenna Burg

College of Nursing

Mary Ulrich

TRiO

10/13/09

Fall Semester 2009 Advising Workshop & Luncheon:  Entering Freshmen with Credits: The New Norm

Bozeman campus, face-to-face; open to all faculty.

Phil Gaines

University Studies & Dept. of English

Diane Donnelly

Academic

Advising Center

10/1/09

New Faculty Advisor Workshop

Bozeman campus, face-to-face.  Geared toward new faculty but is open to anyone with an interest in student advising.

Phil Gaines

University Studies & Dept. of English

Diane Donnelly

Academic

Advising Center

9/30/09

Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop:  A Super-Poke to Faculty: How many ways can our students digitally communicate with us?

Bozeman campus, face-to-face; open to all faculty.

Ritchie Boyd

Provost's Office

Matt Rognlie

College of

Agriculture

9/24/09

Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop:  Constructing an Online Course: A Demonstration of Three Current Models

Bozeman campus, face-to-face; open to all faculty. Also available live via videoconference at the following sites: Billings, Great Falls, Missoula. Click here for locations and contacts.

Philip Gaines

English

Kristin Harney

Music

Susan Luparell

Nursing

9/17/09

Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop:  i>clicker Workshop

Bozeman campus, face-to-face; open to all faculty.

Dustin Jenseni>clicker

Jeff Adams

Provost's Office