Excellence in Teaching and Learning Series • 2011-2012

Theme:  Showcasing Teaching, Learning, and Research at UW-River Falls

The Excellence in Teaching and Learning Series highlights the incredible work being done at the University related to teaching, learning, and research.  The individuals listed below have been recognized by their colleagues for excellence in the areas of teaching, learning, and research.

Fall Semester 2011

Jim Madsen
James Madsen Physics

Integrating Antarctic Science Research Throughout the UWRF Physics Program--More than Just a Billboard Slogan!

Tuesday, August 23, 2011
12:00 pm – Wyman Education Bldg. 116


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ImtiazMoosa
Imtiaz Moosa
History and Philosophy

My “philosophy”  for being an effective instructor

Friday, September 23, 2011
3:30 pm – St. Croix Room (321), UC

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Karen Klyczek
Karen Klyczek
Biology

Incorporating Research Experience into Classes

Wednesday, October 19, 2011
8:00 am  - St. Croix Room (321), UC


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Holly Dolliver
Holly Dolliver
Plant and Earth Science

Exploring Integrated Studio and Hybrid Course Design

Thursday, December 1, 2011
12:30 pm - St. Croix Room (321), UC


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Spring Semester 2012

Cyndi Kernahan
Cyndi Kernahan Psychology

Teaching Difficult Topics: What Works and What Does Not

Thursday, January 19, 2012 

10:00 am - WEB 117

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Jennifer Willis-Rivera
Jennifer Willis-Rivera
Communication Studies

Using menu assessment strategies in the classroom

Tuesday, February 21, 2012
12:30 pm – St. Croix Room (321), UC

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Erick Hofacker
Erick Hofacker
Mathematics

Using technology to create a flipped classroom

Wednesday, March 21, 2012
4:00 pm – St. Croix Room (321), UC

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Jennifer Brantley
Jennifer Brantley
English

Everything Has a Story: Developing the Creative Mind

Wednesday, April 25, 2012
12:00 pm – Wyman Education Bldg. 118

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About the Series

The Excellence in Teaching and Learning Series highlights the incredible work being done at the University related to teaching, learning, and research.  The individuals listed below have been recognized by their colleagues for excellence in the areas of teaching, learning, and research.

Each session presenters will share their work with attendees and provide an opportunity to discuss how their approaches can be used in courses.

Co-Sponsored By:  Faculty and Academic Staff Development, Provost’s Office, Learning Technology Development Council (LTDC), and Office of Professional and Instructional Development (OPID)

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