Professional Development

MAY 2017

 

Core Fulbright Scholar Program

The Core Fulbright Scholar Program offers over 500 teaching, research or combination teaching/research awards in over 125 countries. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others. In addition to several new program models designed to meet the changing needs of U.S.

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MARCH 2017

 

AALAC Workshops

 

The Alliance to Advance Liberal Arts Colleges (AALAC)  provides funds to support workshops that enable faculty members from AALAC institutions to gather and work together on a subject of mutual interest. Designed and organized by the faculty, the workshops may focus on topics relating to research, curricula, or pedagogy and, where relevant, may be either disciplinary or interdisciplinary.  

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Professional Development

FEBRUARY 2017

Network for Academic Renewal

Global Engagement and Social Responsibility:
Higher Education’s Role in Addressing Global Crises

A Network for Academic Renewal Conference
October 12–14, 2017
New Orleans, Louisiana
Proposals Due Monday, March 6, 2017

The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) is pleased to announce the Call for Proposals for AAC&U’s 2016 Conference on Global Engagement and Social Responsibility.

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Professional Development

DECEMBER 2016

 

January Professional Development Workshops

 

 Please consider signing up for one (or more) faculty development workshops being offered January. Each workshop offers a stipend based upon the time commitment. Several spots remain in the writing and service learning workshops; the course / syllabus workshop has 6 open spots. Spots are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Professional Development

NOVEMBER 2016

 Collaborative Humanities Redesign Project (Conference)

A conference is being organized by the University of Kansas Center for Teaching Excellence and the Collaborative Humanities Redesign Project and will take place in June 2017 in Kansas City, MO. Sessions will focus on inquiry into a teaching and learning question within humanities courses or interdisciplinary courses that include humanities work.

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OCTOBER 2016

The application period has opened for the 2017 Career Enhancement Fellowship for Junior Faculty, which is funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and administered by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation.

This pre-tenure award program seeks to increase the presence of minority junior faculty members and other faculty members committed to eradicating racial disparities in core fields in the arts and humanities.

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Professional Development

SEPTEMBER 2016

NEH SUMMER STIPENDS

The application process for 2017 NEH Summer Stipends is now open.  Denison nominees will be determined by an internal review of applications.  To aid us in the selection process, please send the following to dollard@denison.edu by September 9, 2016. (Description and guidelines are available at: http://www.neh.gov/files/grants/summer-stipends-sep-29-2016.pdf )

There are several specific benefits to becoming an individual CUR member (now for free!):

CUR’s mission of supporting high-quality undergraduate student-faculty collaborative scholarship is strongly aligned with many of Denison’s values.

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Professional Development

MAY 2016

Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

The Core Fulbright Scholar Program offers nearly 500 teaching, research or combination teaching/research awards in over 125 countries. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others. In addition to several new program models designed to meet the changing needs of U.S.

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Professional Development

APRIL 2016

 

Global Course Connections / Workshop 

Might you want to teach a Globally Connected Course in the 2016-2017 academic year? Faculty and their students who have previously participated in Global Course Connections have found their connected courses to be significantly enhanced by the intercultural exchanges and fresh perspectives and have enjoyed the opportunity for professional development and personal enrichment that developing and offering a connected course provides.

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Professional Development

MARCH 2016

 

Faculty Workshop Announcement: Social Identity & Inclusive Excellence

Dr. erin d. mcclellan from Boise State University will lead a workshop on Difference Affects Our Whistles: How Brenda J. Allen and Claude M. Steele Invite Us to (Re)Consider our Classrooms. The workshop will be on March 22 in the Center for Learning and Teaching (A07) starting with a continental breakfast at 8:00 and then continuing from 8:30 to 9:30.

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