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Events Schedule

The Center’s events are open to all members of the college community.

 

*Our Program for Spring 2020 has concluded. Stay Tuned for the Fall 2020 Schedule!*

 

Past Events

Spring 2020

Wednesday, Jan. 29, Sophie Kerr Room, No-Fuss Book Club, Spark of Learning, Ch. 1 & 2, pp. 1-57. 12:30-1:30 or 4:30-5:30.

Friday, Feb. 7, 8:30-9:00, Smith 111, CTL Bitesize, Is there an app for that?

Saturday, Feb. 15, Deadline for Cromwell Fellows applications.

Feb.10-March 6 CTL Open Classrooms—a chance to observe your colleagues in action! (full schedule and details forthcoming).

Wednesday, Feb. 12, Sophie Kerr Room, No-Fuss Book Club, Spark of Learning, Ch 3, pp. 61-110. 12:30-1:30 or 4:30-5:30.

Friday, Feb. 21, Washington’s Birthday Convocation: Presentation of the Cromwell Award for Innovation in Teaching to Prof. Aaron Amick.

Wednesday, Feb. 26, Sophie Kerr Room, No-Fuss Book Club, Spark of Learning, Ch 4, pp. 111-143, 12:30-1:30 or 4:30-5:30.

 Thursday, March 5, 9:00-9:30, Smith 226, CTL Bitesize, TBA.

 POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE  Workshop with Dr. Bryan Dewsbury (Hynson Lounge).

Fall 2019

 Monday, Sept. 16, 11:30-12:30, Hodson Lounge, Masticate & Confabulate on Inclusivity.

Thursday, Sept. 19, 9:00-9:30, Smith 111, CTL Bitesize, Group conversation: New year, new you?: new initiatives in your classroom this academic year.

Thursday, Sept. 26,3:30-4:30 pm (note time change!), Sophie Kerr Room, Emerald Stacy, “Inspiring Wonder in Calculus Through Student-Designed Projects.”

Tuesday, Oct. 8, 11:30-12:30, Hodson Lounge, Masticate & Confabulate on Spicing up your lecture.

Tuesday, Oct 22,4:00-5:00 pm, Hynson Lounge (Hodson Hall) Panel on “Your Students and Secondary Education” featuring high school educators and WAC alumnae: Marlo Coppage, Karen Hansen, Kiri Krauss, and Melissa Walters.

Friday, Oct. 25, 8:30-9:00, Smith 111: CTL Bitesize, Lauren Littlefield and Sara Clarke-Vivier, “Techniques to activate students’ working memory.”

Thursday, Nov. 7,9:00-9:30, Smith 111: CTL Bitesize, Anne Marteel Parish and Libby Yost, “Forays into Service Learning.”

Thursday, Nov. 14, 11:30-12:30, Hodson Lounge. Masticate & Confabulate on Encouraging deep and critical thinking.

Thursday, Nov. 21, 9:00-9:30, Smith 111: CTL Bitesize, Emily Steinmetz, “Reflections on Student-directed Syllabi.”

Tuesday, Dec. 3, 11:30-12:30, Hodson Lounge. Masticate & Confabulate on Facilitating group work.