Events

Date / Time / LocationEvent Description
Events for Fall 2013 and Spring 2014

June 16 & 17, 2014
Time: TBD
Location: Cal Poly Pomona

Redesigning Courses for Significant Learning: The training is based on the research of L. Dee Fink, author of Creating Significant Learning Experiences, Jossey-Bass, 2003. Workshop facilitators are Dr. Stewart Ross and Ms. Linda Jacoby from Mankato State University This workshop gives you an opportunity to apply the integrated course design principles to one of your courses for greater student engagement and deep learning. Download flyer [PDF]

*If you are interested in attending, please email Claudia at cmorozco@csudh.edu as soon as possible.

May 30, 2014
10:00 am- 2:00 pm
LIB C-121

Google Apps: Drive, Hangouts, Docs & Sheets Workshop: We invite you to join us for the next Pathways Faculty Workshop, which will be held on Friday, May 30th. Many courses now have assignments requiring team work and group collaboration. This workshop explores how technology tools can enhance student engagement in these settings. Workshop participants will learn about “google apps” for setting up groups, sharing materials, collaborative writing and final presentations.

Bring you tablet or laptop and be ready to use these apps. At the end of the workshop, participants will share an example of how they used these apps for collaboration. Download Flyer [PDF]

If you would like to attend this session please RSVP to pathways@csudh.edu.
*Once the date approaches, you will receive additional information regarding the apps that will be used in this session.

May 13, 2014
Time: 10:00 am
LIB C-121

Redesigning College Algebra Webinar: Presented by Tammy Muhs, featuring large-scale redesign in a course of 4,000+ students. Download flyer [PDF]
Presented by the National Center for Academic Transformation (NCAT)

April 10, 2014
Time(s):
     10:00am-3:00pm (all day)
     10:00am-12:30pm (1st half-day)
     12:00pm-2:30pm (2nd half-day)
LIB C-121           

Affordable Learning Solutions Fair

Join the Library and the Faculty Development Center in the upcoming Affordable Learning Solutions Fair where you will learn more about Affordable Learning in the CSU. Meet some of our CSUDH students as they share their perspectives and needs in relation to this important topic! Also, learn about Digital Resources and its relationship with Student Learning and Engagement. You are welcome to bring in your ideas and experiences! Download Flyer [PDF]

April 8, 2014
Time: 10:00 am
LIB C-121

Redesigning General Psychology Webinar: Presented by Gordon Hodge, featuring the use of mastery quizzing. Download flyer [PDF]
Presented by the National Center for Academic Transformation (NCAT)

March 26, 2014
Time: To be determined
(cancelled)
New date to be announced

Grant Fundamentals Workshop Series: Strategies for Successful Grant Submissions, Funding Trends and Opportunities

Richard Dunfee, director of the Grants Resource Center, American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) will present information to faculty about funding trends and opportunities. He will also discuss the Grants Resource Center (GRC) and all of the resources available to faculty concerning external funding. Richard will also meet with faculty from each college to discuss specific funding opportunities (more information will follow). 

Also present: Frederick Winter, Program Officer, Dept. of Education and previously NEH

March 11, 2014
Time: 10:00 am
LIB C-121

Redesigning Developmental Reading Webinar: Presented by Xiaoping Wang, featuring the effective use of the Emporium Model (typically used in developmental math) in a developmental reading course. Download flyer [PDF]
Presented by the National Center for Academic Transformation (NCAT)

Sat., March 8, 2014
Preconference: Fri., March 7
CSU San Marcos

Save the Date! 17th Annual Symposium on University Teaching. Download flyer [PDF].

March 5, 2014
Time: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
LIB C-121

Webinar: The Syllabus in 2014, Creating an Effective Academic Agreement

  • Gain an awareness of the specific needs of the 2014 student when it comes to designing course syllabi
  • Design syllabi that represent a contractual agreement between students and faculty to ensure a more positive course experience
  • Apply helpful design tips and tricks to maximize a positive learning experience for students
  • Avoid common syllabus design errors that may lead to student and faculty frustrations
  • Understand how the "tone" of the syllabus can increase student engagement and affect the overall success of the experience within your courses
  • Identify the benefits and challenges of addressing academic integrity in the syllabus.

Download Flyer

 

February 28, 2014
(please note original date change)
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
EE-1213

Writing Across Curriculum Conference: Learn about designing assignments and activities for writing intensive experiences.

  • Incorporate writing-to-learn activities into your courses
  • Identify the key components of effective formal writing assignments
  • Develop rubrics that make writing assessment quicker and easier for you and more effective for your students
  • Engage your students more effectively in the language of your discipline

Download Flyer

February 18, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Loker Student Union Ballroom

An Evening with Wil Haygood, author of "The Butler, a Witness to History".
Sponsored by: Toro Productions, Multicultural Center, Associated Students Inc., Alumni Programs, College of Arts & Humanities, University Bookstore and University Housing

February 11, 2014
Time: 10:00 am
LIB C-121

Getting Started on Course Redesign Webinar: A webinar for those of you who are thinking about beginning a large-scale course redesign project. This two-hour-long webinar will provide participants the opportunity to learn about how redesign efforts have begun at both four- and two-year institutions. Download flyer [PDF]
Provided by the National Center for Academic Transformation (NCAT)

January 15, 2013
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
LIB C-121
BlackBoard Training: Ask questions, learn about new tools and revise your courses with useful technology
January 14, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
(Please note original time change)
LIB C-121
BlackBoard Training: Ask questions, learn about new tools and revise your courses with useful technology

January 14, 2014
(Please note original date change)
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
LIB C-121

New Lecturer Orientation: Learn about resources and procedures for teaching at CSUDH
January 8-10, 2014
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
LIB C-121 (cancelled)
Scholarly Writing Institute: Focus on your Scholarship with other colleagues! (cancelled)
Fri., December 6, 2013
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
LIB C-121 (cancelled)
Celebrate and share the first term: lessons learned
TBD
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
LIB C-121
Flip your course:
Learning Activities & Course Design – Brown Bag
Thurs., October 31, 2013
12:00pm - 2:00pm
LIB C-121

Grant Fundamentals Workshop Series: Turning an idea into a fundable project.

Discussion of the basic process of grant submission from the idea to the completed application. Download flyer for details [PDF].

Tue., October 22, 2013
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
LIB C-121

Affordable Learning Solutions E-book Workshop

Using FREE Library E-books in the Classroom! Over 475 library e-books are the same textbook titles required for classes at CSUDH. Learn how you can use their special features in the classroom by joining us for a workshop and lite lunch. To RSVP, please contact Claudia M. Orozco at cmorozco@csudh.edu or x3148. Download flyer for details [PDF].

Fri., October 18, 2013
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
LIB C-121

A spectrum of scholarly activities: Your Research

Join your colleagues for lunch and conversations exploring strategies for continuing your scholarship and research with a CSU teaching and service load. Download flyer for details [WORD DOC].

Thurs., October 17, 2013
12:00pm - 2:00pm
LIB C-121

Grant Fundamentals Workshop Series: How to make yourself competitive for external funding.

Discussion of qualifications needed to be competitive for external funding and opportunities available for you to develop your potential including the internal faculty RSCA awards. Download flyer for details [PDF].

Fri., October 11, 2013
12:00 am - 1:30 pm
LIB C-121
Brown Bag Discussion

Teaching Naked: Technology and E-Communication for Student Engagement Webinar by Jose Bowen. Download flyer for details [PDF].

Fri., October 4, 2013
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
LIB C-121
Chair’s Workshop
Fri., September 27, 2013
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
(extended time!)
LIB C-121
MPP Workshop
Fri., September 20, 2013
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
LIB C-121
Grading strategies and rubrics- brown bag
Fri., September 13, 2013
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
LIB C-121
RTP Reviewer’s Workshop
Fri., September 13, 2013
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
LIB C-121
Mentoring Webinar- brown bag
Wed., September 11, 2013
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LIB C-121
FDC Open House!!
Fri., September 6, 2013
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
LIB C-121
RTP Reviewer’s Workshop
Fri., September 6, 2013
10:00 am -12:00 pm
LIB C-121
RTP Workshop for 1st year faculty: pulling the pieces together
  

 

 

Fri., September 6, 2013
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
LIB C-121RTP Reviewer’s Workshop

January 14-15, 2013Time: To be announcedLIB C-121BlackBoard Training: Ask questions, learn about new tools and revise your courses with useful technology