Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Monday Noon Seminar Series

The Center for Teaching Effectiveness is pleased to announce the following presentations in its 2015-16 Monday Noon Seminar Series. Each presentation includes a 20-Minute Mentor webinar from Magna Publications, followed by a discussion among our faculty facilitated by one of our faculty members. The Center for Teaching Effectiveness will provide a light lunch (on a first come-first served basis), thanks to the generous support of the Colleges of Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Education, and Engineering. For more information about the sessions, please contact Zak Watson at zak.watson@tamuk.edu or Jaya Goswami at jaya.goswami@tamuk.edu.

Monday Noon Seminars Fall 2015
20-Minute Mentor Series
Location: Blue Room (Fore Hall)

Date

Title

Facilitator

August 31

What If a Student Asks a Question I Can't Answer?

Young Lee, Dept. of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering

September 14

Writing in the Disciplines

Sunny Hawkins, Undergraduate Writing Center and Dept. of Language & Literature, College of Arts & Sciences

September 21

What is the Best Way to Grade Participation?  

Patricia Huskin, Dept. of Teacher & Bilingual Education, College of Education & Human Performance

September 28

How Can I Use Technology to Improve Learning?

John Cicala, Dept. of Management, Marketing & Information Systems, College of Business Administration

October 5

How Do I Create a Climate for Learning in My Classroom?  

David Hicks, Dept. of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering

October 12

Can Service Learning Work in My Discipline?

Alan Seitel, Dept. of Clinical Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences

October 19

What Can I Learn from Student Ratings?

Hans Schumann, Dept. of Accounting & Finance, College of Business Administration

October 26

How Can I Reduce Apathy and Increase Motivation?  

David Cutton, Dept. of Health & Kinesiology,  College of Education & Human Performance

November 2

How Do I Get Started with Service Learning?

Jacqueline Thomas,  Dept. of Language & Literature,

College of Arts and Sciences

November 9

How Can I Connect Students’ Interests to Course Content?

Craig A. Meyer, Dept. of Language & Literature,

College of Arts and Sciences

November 16

How Can I Better Manage Difficult Conversations with Faculty?

April Conkey, Dept. of Animal & Wildlife Sciences,

Dick and Mary Lewis Kleberg College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Human Sciences

November 23

What Do I Need to Know about Intellectual Property?

Jennifer Ren, Dept. of Environmental Engineering, Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering

November 30

In Blended Courses, What Should Students Do Online?

Daniel Burt,  Dept. of Health & Kinesiology,  College of Education & Human Performance

The CTE will provide a light lunch (on a first come-first served basis), thanks to the generous support of the Colleges of Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Education & Human Performance, and Engineering. For more information about the sessions, please contact Zak Watson at zak.watson@tamuk.edu or Jaya Goswami at jaya.goswami@tamuk.edu.

This page was last updated on: August 28, 2015