Category: Announcements

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Evidence-Based Introduction to Teaching (EBIT) Workshop for Postdocs and New Faculty

June 10, 2019 | Emily Wasserman

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The Evidence-Based Introduction to Teaching (EBIT) is a one-week student-centered learning experience from CIRTL at CU Boulder where post-docs and new faculty develop curricula for STEM college classrooms using evidence-based teaching methods. Participants apply research principles of design, build, test and iterate to specific course curriculum development. Relevant literature on evidence-based teaching techniques will be […]

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Job Opportunity: Teaching Center Orientation Workshop Facilitator

June 3, 2019 | Emily Wasserman

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The Teaching Center is seeking a graduate student or postdoc to work with our team to facilitate a Foundations in Teaching workshop during the Graduate Student Teaching Orientation in August 2019. The Foundations in Teaching workshops are designed to introduce participants who are new to teaching at the college level to evidence-based teaching strategies that […]

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Information Literacy Learning Community for Faculty and Librarians

May 20, 2019 | Emily Wasserman

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Would you like to more fully build information literacy into a course that you teach? Would you like to work with a librarian to create assignments that utilize the course content that you are already teaching to develop students’ information literacy? Would you like to have that same librarian embedded in your course to enhance […]

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Educator’s Guide to Accommodating Students During Ramadan

May 6, 2019 | Emily Wasserman

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Ramadan began the evening of Sunday, May 5, 2019, and will end the evening of Tuesday, June 4. There are many ways that faculty and staff can accommodate Muslim students during the holiday. Check out this guide from the Missouri Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations for more information.

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7th Annual Teaching Center Graduate Student and Postdoc Recognition Reception

May 3, 2019 | Emily Wasserman

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The Teaching Center hosted its 7th Annual Graduate Student and Postdoc Recognition Reception on May 2, 2019 in the Women’s Building Formal Lounge. The event honored more than 70 graduate students and postdocs from Washington University in St. Louis and Washington University School of Medicine who participated in the Teaching Center’s professional development programs in […]

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Teaching Opportunity for DBBS Students and Postdocs

May 1, 2019 | Emily Wasserman

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The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics at Washington University in St. Louis is looking for motivated senior graduate students or postdocs interested in gaining teaching experience to serve as Discussion Leaders in a course, Nucleic Acids and Protein Biosynthesis. The course is broken up into four general topics including: 1.) DNA structure and protein-DNA […]

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Call for Applications: Academy of Educators at Washington University School of Medicine

April 8, 2019 | Emily Wasserman

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Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis recently announced the official launch of the Academy of Educators. The Academy is an institutional collaboration of educators who together will foster a culture of educational excellence and an institutionally valued community of leaders in health science education. The Academy of Educators is accepting applications for membership […]

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Call for Proposals: Focus on Teaching & Technology Conference

April 5, 2019 | Emily Wasserman

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The Focus on Teaching & Technology Conference (FTTC) planning committee is accepting proposals for its 2019 conference on September 26 & 27, 2019 at the University of Missouri – St. Louis. The committee is seeking presenters who can offer attendees both a vision of the impact and importance of their topic and concrete, practical examples […]

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Teaching Center Annual Recognition Reception – May 2019

April 4, 2019 | Emily Wasserman

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The Teaching Center will host our annual Graduate Student & Postdoc Recognition Reception on May 2, 2019. The reception will honor WashU graduate students and postdocs who have completed one or more of our professional development programs in 2018-2019. It will begin at 3:30, with awards handed out starting at 4pm. Refreshments and snacks will be served. Please […]

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