From Faculty: Posts On Teaching & Learning

Davenport University Hosts 2011 Fall miBUG Conference Friday, November 11th, in Grand Rapids Michigan Blackboard Users Group, or miBUG, is for all faculty, regardless of whether they teach online or not.  Topics are not necessarily about Blackboard, but they are presented for Blackboard users. More information. Register today: It’s FREE!

Davenport University offers a Community College Employee Scholarship available to all full-time employees.   The scholarship covers tuition only and up to two (2) classes (undergrad or graduate level) per academic year. More details and information can be obtained by contacting Chaz Cunningham at Davenport at chaz.cunningham@davenport.edu.

Save the Date, October 27, 3:30pm-6:00pm Two weeks from today is the Fall Faculty Conference, “Enhancing Your Teaching”. Dr. Rose Bellanca will be the keynote speaker, followed by a line up of concurrent sessions that begin at 4:30, in the Great Lakes Center. Please RSVP. _______________________________________________________________________ Teaching Partners Facilitators Emily Thompson (Biology), Theresa Dubiel (Nursing) …

Call for faculty bloggers. The Faculty Professional Development Committee would like to add a guest faculty blogger to the FPD site. Would you be interested in being a contributing blogger? We would like to get a line up and sign up of faculty for the remaining weeks of Fall semester. You wouldn’t be asked to …

Colleagues, A new semester is well under way, and with it new opportunities and changes. The Faculty Professional Development Committee enters in to the blogoshere realm. A new experience and challenge. Here we will keep you updated and informed with events and offerings. The FPD blog provides a forum that welcomes diverse and  rich intellectual …