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Register for the July 18 retreat in Webster Groves.

Summer 2019 Faculty Writing Retreat

July 02, 2019

Registration is now open for the Summer 2019 Faculty Writing Retreat, to be held on Thursday, July 18, in the Faculty Development Center Suite (Emerson Library, Suite 420). The Library and the Faculty Development Center invite all Webster faculty, both full-time and part-time, to participate. Writing Retreats provide dedicated quiet time for faculty to pursue their scholarly and teaching agendas free from distraction, and to experience the support and camaraderie of working side-by-side with colleagues.

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NAFSA’s Architecture for Global Learning Series Webinar April 18

NAFSA's Architecture for Global Learning Series Webinar April 18

April 04, 2019

Global Program Development (GPD) will host a one-hour webinar on “Assessment of Global Learning Toward Accreditation” as part of NAFSA's Architecture for Global Learning Webinar Series. The webinar will be streamed on Thursday, April 18 in the Faculty Development Center (FDC) Library Suite 420 from 1-2 p.m. Lunch will be provided at 12:30 p.m. This is the sixth and final session in Series III of Architecture for Global Learning.

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FDC Announces Additional Active Learning Tuesdays Topics for March and April

FDC Announces Active Learning Tuesdays Topics for March and April

March 18, 2019

The Faculty Development Center invites all interested Webster University faculty and staff to join them for Active Learning Tuesdays, workshops focused on engaged learning, technology, and student success. All workshops are held on Tuesdays from 3-4 p.m. in Sverdrup 119, the Active Learning space. Feel free to drop in or register now. RSVPs are appreciated.

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Paul Hanstedt will give the keynote presentation at the Kemper Speaker on Excellence in Teaching and Learning.

Kemper Speaker on Excellence in Teaching and Learning, Faculty Workshop

March 04, 2019

Provost Julian Schuster invites the Webster community to the seventh annual William T. Kemper Speaker on Excellence in Teaching and Learning on March 29. There will be a keynote presentation by Paul Hanstedt followed by a faculty workshop, "Creating Wicked Students: Designing Assignments that Improve Student Authority."

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Reflective Teaching Community Meeting, March 1

February 22, 2019

The next meeting of the Reflective Teaching Community (RTC) will be Friday, March 1, 12-1 p.m. Muthoni Musangali, Associate Professor in the Dept. of Professional Counseling, will facilitate our session, Teaching with Empathy and Analyzing My Implicit Biases. The Faculty Development Center invites all full-time and part-time faculty and academic partners to participate in these monthly discussions and to join us for a pizza lunch.

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FDC announces Active Learning Tuesdays schedule for February and March

FDC Announces Active Learning Tuesdays Schedule for February and March

January 29, 2019

The Faculty Development Center invites all interested Webster University faculty and staff to join them for Active Learning Tuesdays, workshops focused on engaged learning, technology, and student success. All workshops are held on Tuesdays from 3-4 p.m. in Sverdrup 119, the Active Learning space. Feel free to drop in or register now. RSVPs are appreciated.

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This year’s Teaching Festival will feature presentations and panel discussions by Webster faculty, students, and staff.

2019 Teaching Festival Schedule Announced

January 28, 2019

The entire campus community is invited to participate in Webster’s yearly Teaching Festival, to be held Feb. 12-14. This year’s Teaching Festival will feature presentations and panel discussions by Webster faculty, students, and staff. Participants are encouraged to RSVP for sessions they would like to attend.

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Creativity and Evidence Learning Community are held monthly. The next meeting is Thursday, Jan. 24.

Creativity and Evidence Faculty Learning Community Meets Jan. 24

January 18, 2019

The next meeting of the Creativity and Evidence Learning Community will be held Thursday, Jan. 24 at 3 p.m. in the FDC Suite (Library 420). All part-time and full-time faculty and academic partners are invited to join the group’s monthly meetings, which focus on using digital tools to promote creativity while teaching skills such as critical thinking, digital literacy, and effective communication.

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Reflective Teaching Community Meeting, Dec. 7

November 29, 2018

The next meeting of the Reflective Teaching Community (RTC) will be Friday, Dec. 7, 12-1 p.m. David Werfelmann, Assistant Professor of Music, will facilitate our discussion on I Have No Time! Creating Change Amidst the Hustle. The Faculty Development Center invites all full-time and part-time faculty and academic partners to participate in these monthly discussions and to join us for a pizza lunch.

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