Jan 26: Book Club

The University of Delaware Faculty Commons Book Club will meet Thursday, January 26, at 12:00 p.m., to discuss International Student Engagement: Strategies for Creating Inclusive, Connected, and Purposeful Campus Environments by Chris R. Glass, Rachawan Wongtrirat,...

Dec 13: Book Club

The 2017 Winter Faculty Institute will kick off with a featured guest workshop by Michele DiPietro, co-author of How Learning Works: 7 Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching. The book was listed at No. 3 on the Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Top 10 Books on...

Nov 30: Book Club

The UD Faculty Commons Book Club will meet Wednesday, November 30, at 12:00 p.m., to discuss Mychal Denzel Smith’s Invisible Man, Got the Whole World Watching: A Young Black Man’s Education. Invisible Man is an account of Smith’s experiences as a student at Hampton...

October 6: Book Club

The Faculty Commons Book Club will meet at noon, Thursday, Oct. 6, to discuss Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance authored by Angela Duckworth. Beth Morling, professor of psychological and brain sciences, will co-facilitate the session with Agnes Ly, assistant...

June 22: Book Club

The UD Faculty Commons Book Club will meet Wednesday, June 22 to discuss Scholarship Reconsidered: Priorities of the Professoriate by Ernest L. Boyer. This seminal book has been influential in shaping how colleges and universities understand, evaluate, and prioritize...