Faculty: Schedule a Writing Resource Center presentation for your class

Writing Resource Center consultants are now available to visit classes and talk about the ways in which they can support the writers in courses. The consultants are full-time English/SAGES faculty and graduate students in

Welcome reception for multicultural students, faculty and staff Aug. 28

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The Office for Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity, the President’s Advisory Council on Minorities and the Office of Multicultural Affairs will sponsor a welcome reception for multicultural students, faculty and staff. The event will take

UCITE to host “Getting Your Class off to a Good Start” Aug. 28

Research has shown that paying extra attention to these first few weeks of classes can establish extremely helpful patterns for both students and faculty. At the next University Center for Innovation in Teaching and Education

Attend walk-in hours to learn more about Blackboard

Faculty members and graduate student instructors who plan to use Blackboard during the fall semester are invited to attend walk-in hours, hosted by Information Technology Services, with questions and tips for best practices. No appointment

Office of Faculty Development invites volunteers to attend Annual New Faculty Picnic

The Office of Faculty Development invites faculty members to attend the Annual New Faculty Picnic to help welcome new faculty to the community. Hosted for 22 years by the Newcomers Committee, the annual picnic

Register for fall convocation academic procession by Aug. 25

Faculty members are encouraged to participate in fall convocation academic procession, Wednesday, Aug. 27 at 4:30 p.m. at Severance Hall. To participate, faculty members must register by Aug. 25 at case.edu/events/convocation/procession/registration.html. Registrants must indicate whether

Global Talk Series kicks off 2014-2015 series with workshop on supporting Chinese students

The Center for International Affairs’ 2014-2015 Global Talk Series will begin Thursday, Aug. 21, from noon to 1 p.m., with a talk on “Say My Name Workshop + Supporting Chinese Students in the Classroom.” The workshop

UCITE to hold session on new Blackboard updates

Blackboard has been updated for the fall 2014 semester to enhance the learning management system. The new version improves the usefulness of Blackboard tests, notifications and groups. At the next University Center for Innovation in

Faculty, grad students invited to submit Freedman Center for Digital Scholarship Colloquium proposals by July 31

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The Freedman Center for Digital Scholarship at Kelvin Smith Library will host its annual Digital Scholarship Colloquium Nov. 6-7. This year’s colloquium will focus on digital research pedagogy and practices in the humanities, sciences and

UCITE to host session on presentation skills

The ability to make an effective presentation is an important skill. Apart from simply a way to influence how others view you, preparing a good presentation helps sharpen an idea, deliver a more concise