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.

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 Office of Engagement Initiatives.

Faculty Institute for Diversity

Create or transform a course through the lens of diversity and inclusion during the two-day Faculty Institute for Diversity. Work with an interdisciplinary peer-group to explore how to create and support an inclusive learning environment.

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.

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.

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.

New Faculty Institute

The New Faculty Institute is a series of workshops over one day in which participants practice and build teaching skills, discuss ways to balance scholarship and teaching, and connect with a strong faculty network.