May 26-27: Grading party

Who: UD faculty and graduate students Where: Faculty Commons–116 Pearson Hall When: Thursday, May 26, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 27, 9 a.m. to 12:00 noon What to expect: IT Academic Technology Services staff will be available at the Faculty Commons (116 Pearson... read more

April 28, 2016: Promotion Workshop

Promotion Workshop:  April 28 (Thursday) 4 p.m., 311 Pearson Hall The CT Caucus and the Provost’s office are sponsoring a Faculty Promotion Workshop/ Panel. This will be focused on the promotion of CT faculty at the professorial ranks. Panelists will include... read more

Transformation Grant applications due April 4

University of Delaware faculty members are encouraged to apply for a 2016 Transformation Grant to enhance their teaching and their students’ learning with innovative uses of technology. This program combines resources from the Center for Teaching and Assessment of... read more

IF-AT and reThinQ

IF-AT is an innovative multiple-choice assessment tool that gives students immediate affirmation and/or corrective feedback on their knowledge, ensuring that a student’s last response is the correct one. It also allows instructors to give partial credit for proximate... read more

BluePrint 3D Studio open house

Please save the date for BluePrint 3D Studio’s first open house: Wednesday, March 23, 2016. From the BluePrint web site: Blue Print is UD’s first official 3D Print Studio for students, faculty, and staff–regardless of department, major, or class... read more

March 15: Critboard demonstration

Critboard for Canvas@UD is designed to be used in conjunction with a Canvas Assignment requiring students to upload an image as their assignment submission. Submitted images can then be sorted based on criteria established during class. Sorting images during class... read more

Discover Delaware Spring 2016

Discover Delaware – Health, Humanities, and Human Rights The University of Delaware’s Interdisciplinary Science Learning Laboratories speaker series for spring semester is set to begin on Monday, February 22nd. This free lunchtime series, titled “Discover Delaware –... read more

UD Capture Deadline for Spring 2016

University of Delaware faculty members are encouraged to sign up for the UD Capture classroom recording service by noon, Friday, Feb. 5. This free service records classroom presentations and discussions for faculty and students to review after class. All centrally... read more

Winter Faculty Institute, Jan 6-8

The 2016 Winter Faculty Institute and Problem-Based Learning Workshop, scheduled Jan. 6-8, 2016, is titled “PBL Classic. PBL New.” Participation is free for UD faculty and teaching staff, but there are fees for participants from outside the University. Registration... read more

Dec 16: Lucidchart Demonstration

If your department purchases licenses for Visio, Inspiration, or other diagramming software you may want to explore a cost-effective alternative, Lucidchart.  A product demonstration geared towards teaching applications is scheduled in the Faculty Commons on December... read more

Dec 17-21: Grading Parties

Who: UD faculty and graduate students Where: Faculty Commons–116 Pearson Hall When: Thursday, December 17th (1 pm-4:30 pm) Friday, December 18th (9 am-12 pm) Monday, December 21st (9 am-4:30 pm) What to expect: IT Academic Technology Services staff will be... read more

Dec 16: Game Night

Faculty Commons invites faculty and staff to come get your game on in Faculty Commons for Game Night. Who: UD faculty and staff (you!) Why: Because you deserve to have some fun. Where: Faculty Commons – 116 Pearson Hall When: NEW TIME!  December 16, from 4:00 – 6:30... read more

Nov 18: Game Night

Faculty Commons invites faculty and staff to come get your game on in Faculty Commons for Game Night. Who: UD faculty and staff (you!) Why: Because you deserve to have some fun. Where: Faculty Commons – 116 Pearson Hall When: NEW TIME!  Nov 18, from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m.... read more

Conceptual understanding

We received email from Hal White, professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry, that raises some important thoughts about a new article about conceptual understanding: “We talk a lot about conceptual understanding, but its meaning may not be the same for each person.... read more

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May 9, 2016
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May 10, 2016
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

May 16, 2016
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May 17, 2016
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May 20, 2016
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May 23, 2016
May 26, 2016
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

May 27, 2016
9:00 am - 12:00 pm