Institutes

Join collegial communities for immersive experiences to transform a course. Contact us by telephone, email, or drop in to the Center for more information.

Spring 2023 Institutes

Faculty Institute for Diversity

This year's two-day Faculty Institute for Diversity will focus on developing inclusive pedagogies that support co-learning, power-sharing and dialogue practices. Participants will articulate their commitments as anti-racist, inclusive educators and plan for teaching that empowers, enlivens, and challenges us and our students. 

Faculty Institute on Community-Engaged Learning & Teaching

The Faculty Institute on Community-Engaged Learning & Teaching is a two-day retreat where you will learn how to make your course an engaged one by turning interest into action. Co-Sponsored by the David M. Einhorn Center for Community Engagement.

Teaching Digital Storytelling: From the Creative Process to Assignment Design

Digital storytelling allows story creators and their audiences to transform and engage through the power of narrative. The Teaching Digital Storytelling institute is an opportunity to make a story and design an assignment.

Course Design Institute

The Course Design Institute is a two-day institute of working sessions and guided discussions led by CTI staff that focus on course design, promoting student engagement and active learning, evaluating student learning, and syllabus design.


Additional Institutes 

The institutes listed below are currently not scheduled but will be offered again in the future. 

Academic Assessment Institute

The Academic Assessment Institute offers faculty an opportunity to develop strategies for meaningful classroom- and major-level assessment practice. Faculty are welcome to attend either or both days of this two-day institute, depending on their interests and needs.

Design for Online Institute

During the Design for Online Institute discuss the benefits of online and blended learning, ways to engage and assess students online, and how to build a community of peers. Offered as a one-day institute and as a more in-depth, online course.