The sessions listed below occur on
Tuesday, August 18, 2015

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Time
Room
Facilitator
Session Description
Materials
Tuesday August 18
10:00-11:00
HR228
Mike Long (x4106)
Michelle Franz
Cookie Rubrics at the County FairIndex #1744
Constructing rubrics for class assignments can be challenging. Experience and discuss ideas for constructing such rubrics while serving as a judge for the county fair cookie contest.


Tuesday August 18
10:00-11:30
DH209
Mary Beth Furst (x4929)
INSPIRES Global Perspectives Kick-offOffered as Diversity only; Required for Year 2 Full-Time Faculty who are not in an FPLCIndex #1761Year 2 Full-time Faculty are required to participate in a community of learning. Please join us to explore global topics at the INSPIRES Global Perspectives KICKOFF. Faculty and staff from around the campus are invited to participate in this workshop to determine the projects developed for this academic year. We hope you'll join us to look deeper into how global perspectives touch our campus and our students.

Tuesday
August 18
11:30-
12:30
HS115
Ben Fan
(x3163)
Bright-ening Your ClassroomIndex #1723The addition of the Brightlink Interactive Projector in many Health Sciences classrooms adds opportunities for collaboration and projection of additional content. Come learn more!

Tuesday August 18
11:00-
12:30
DH123
Cliff Galloway (x4080)
Videoconferencing Using Adobe ConnectIndex #1725Faculty are bringing subject matter experts into the class conversation via web-conferencing. They are also using theweb-conferencing tool, Adobe Connect, to hold meetings with others at a distance— terrific when weather or schedules make it difficult to get together face-to-face!

Tuesday August 18
12:00-
2:00
DH121
Karen Evans (x4836)
Canvas Basics Part 2Index #1422
This hands-on training session is designed for novice users who want to expand their knowledge of the Canvas learning management system. Topics include file management, page creation, discussions, assignments, modules, conferences, collaborations, and chat.
(Pre-requisite: Canvas Basics - Part I)


Tuesday August 18
1:00-
2:30
DH116
Joan King
(x4619)
Faculty Munch, Moan and MendIndex #1404Ever feel like students enter your class unprepared, unaware of instructor expectations, and lacking basic classroom etiquette? Well, Academic Support Services would love to hear from you! During this Munch, Moan and Mend session, your honest faculty feedback is welcome! Our desire is to develop student modules aimed at educating new and continuing students on expectations so that they no longer miss the mark in your classroom. As we enjoy some tasty treats and drinks, we would like to dialogue about what you currently see and what you would like to see with respect to behaviors, attendance, preparedness, and more! Your attendance and feedback is requested.

Tuesday
August 18
2:00-
3:00
N206
Zoe Irvin
Sharon Pierce
Pilot CCI Team - OrientationIndex #1383Required for team membersThis workshop will orient the members of the pilot CCI team so they will be well-positioned to assist the faculty and support staff in moving forward with improved alignment for any changes to our curriculum to promote better completion outcomes

Tuesday
August 18
2:00-
3:00
HVPA 160
Hsien-Ann Meng
RSVP (x4107)
General Education Goal Update for the Music Appreciation CourseIndex #1622Required for Music Appreciation instructors and anyone who'd like to teach the courseThis PD session focuses on the integration of the new General Education Goals (specifically the Creative Process Goals) into the course materials and instruction of Music Appreciation classes. In addition, new Music Appreciation course materials will be introduced and discussed in preparation for the fall semester.

Tuesday
August 18
3:00-
5:00
CL123
Karen Evans
(x4836)
Canvas Basics Part 2Index #1805This hands-on training session is designed for novice users who want to expand their knowledge of the Canvas learning management system. Topics include file management, page creation, discussions, assignments, modules, conferences, collaborations, and chat.(Pre-requisite: Canvas Basics - Part I)

Tuesday
August 18
4:30
6:30
DH123
Amy Martin
(x4848)
Getting to Know PowerPoint for InstructionIndex #1737Build new presentations or refresh your existing content. Great session for those new to creating slides, animations and more in PowerPoint.








All Faculty Evening Meetings/Workshops
English/World Languages Division


Tuesday
August 18
4:00-
4:50
DH202
Claudia Dugan
(x3416)
Integrating Culture in the World Languages ClassroomIndex #1399
Dr. Joseph Wieczorek, Notre Dame Of Maryland University


Tuesday
August 18
5:00-
6:20
DH202
Claudia Dugan (x3416)
World Languages General Meeting: World Language Shifts
for College, Career, and World Readiness
Index #1400
Bonnie Pechulis, Susan Spinnato, MSDE


Mathematics Division


Tuesday
August 18
4:30-
6:00
HR 226
Jenny Penniman
RSVP (x4464)
Mathematics Team MeetingIndex #1413
Required for Developmental Math instructorsMeet your coordinator and team members! In addition, learn how to keep accurate attendance using Accutrack as well as how to transfer the information into your grade book. All of the course changes will also be addressed.


Tuesday
August 18
4:30-
6:00
HR240
John Esenwa
RSVP (x4565)
Canvas Integration and ProjectsIndex #1438
Required for MATH 141 instructors
Participants will learn how to integrate Canvas with Pearson, use the "Turn-it-in" software, accept student projects in Canvas and record grades in Canvas.

Tuesday
August 18
4:30-
6:00
HR320
Emily Francis
RSVP
(x3054)
MATH 138 Faculty WorkshopIndex #1440
Required for MATH 138 instructors
This workshop is required for all faculty teaching MATH-138 in the Fall semester. Workshop will cover the following: Changes to Pearson, Canvas, and the Capstone Project. An opportunity to set-up and link your Canvas and Pearson sites for the semester. Discussion regarding reviewing for exams. Open faculty discussion. Please bring an electronic copy of your Fall 2015 syllabus if you haven't already sent one to Emily for review.

Tuesday August 18
5:00-
6:00
HR328
Sunhee Kim
(x4770)
MATH 070 Faculty MeetingIndex #1439
Required for MATH 070 instructors
Required for all the New MATH 070 faculty. Recommended for all the returning MATH 070 faculty. We will be discussing changes in MATH 070.

Tuesday
August 18
6:00-
7:30
HR324
HR322

Dinner

Tuesday August 18
7:30-
8:30
HR322
Darrin Berkley
RSVP (x4901)
Overview of New College-Level Mathematics ProjectsIndex #1437
Required for all faculty teaching Gen. Ed. Math courses
Adjunct Faculty will be given information about the new college-level mathematics projects as well as opportunities for faculty to ask any questions regarding the design and expectations of the project.

Tuesday
August 18
8:30-
9:00
HR320
Gabriel Ayine
(x4483)
MATH 181 Instructor MeetingIndex #1441
Required for MATH 181 instructors


Science/Engineering/Technology Division








Tuesday August 18
6:00
N206

Dinner

Tuesday August 18
6:30
N220

Biology department meeting

Tuesday August 18
6:30
N236

Physical Sciences department meeting

Tuesday August 18
6:30
N212

Engineering and Technology department meeting





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