Gen Ed faculty to showcase changes to their courses on June 23
Need a little inspiration before you finalize your Gen Ed course for the fall? Explore how colleagues from across campus have transformed their courses to align with the University’s new General Education Goals and Shared Learning Outcomes.
Members of this summer’s (Re)Creating Your Gen Ed Course cohort will give brief oral or poster presentations highlighting how they have incorporated new ideas into their classes. Subjects range from agriculture to history to information technology. Join them at the Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology, located at 301 South Main Street, starting at 9 a.m. Monday, June 23.
A complete schedule is below. No registration is required. If you need an accommodation to attend this event, please contact the CTLT front desk at (309) 438-2542.
|9 a.m.||Welcome — Dr. Jonathan Rosenthal and Dr. Claire Lamonica|
|9:10||Aslihan Spaulding, Agriculture||AGR 203 – Agriculture and the Environment|
|9:20||Richard Hughes, History||HIS 111 – American Diversity|
|9:30||Douglas Cutter, History||HIS 104.03 – History of Latin America|
|9:40||Monica Noraian, History||IDS 121.11 – Weimar Germany and the Rise of Hitler|
|9:50||William Reger, History||IDS 121.24 – Comparative Frontiers: Siberia|
|10 a.m.||Michele Ruby, Family and Consumer
|FCS 112 – American Family: Change and Diversity|
|Winfred Avogo, Sociology and
|SOA 108 – Contemporary Social Problems in Global Perspective|
|Patricia Matsuda, Information Technology||IT 140 – Interacting in a Digital World|
|10:30||Mary Combes, Family and Consumer Sciences||FCS 112 – American Family: Change and Diversity|
|10:40||Bee L. Lim, Information Technology||IT 140 – Interacting in a Digital World|
|10:50||Tamara Davis, Marketing||BTE 141 – Personal Financial Literacy for the College Student|
|11 a.m.||Leslie Sloan Orr, School of Theatre and Dance||THD 154 – Introduction to Black Drama and Theatre|
|11:10||Carol Lind, English||ENG 101 – Composition as Critical Inquiry|
|11:20||Ralph Weisheit, Criminal Justice Sciences||CJS 102 – The Individual, Society, and Justice|
|11:30||Ama Oforiwaa Aduonum, School of Music||MUS 275 – World Music|