Event Types: University College Faculty Workshop

Facilitating Challenging Conversations in the Classroom

February 14, 2017 | Gillian Parrish

While the classroom can be a space for open, respectful conversations on sensitive or controversial topics, facilitating such discussions can be a challenging prospect. This workshop for University College faculty will provide the opportunity to develop strategies for fostering critical thinking, empathetic listening, open-mindedness, and dialogue in the classroom. Topics will include the following: Establishing […]

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Designing Inclusive Course Assignments

February 14, 2017 | Gillian Parrish

What would it mean to consider inclusion and diversity as intentional and integral aspects of the course-planning process? This workshop for faculty will provide an opportunity to identify and discuss some “points of entry”— places where you can infuse principles of inclusive teaching into your course objectives and assignments. Topics will include the following: Integrating […]

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