Table of Knowledge 2016-17

 The Table of Knowledge (T.o.K.)

Facilitators: Dr. Jill M. Klefstad and Robin Muza
A bi-weekly gathering of instructional and non-instructional staff across all disciplines to explore topics of teaching, learning, and professionalism at the college/university level.

Contact Renee Howarton, howartonr@uwstout.edu before Thursday, Aug 25th to participate
Open Textbook Computer


Digital and Open Educational Resources
Community of Practice

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

Applications due April 20, 2016

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THE FILM & FILM STUDIES COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE PRESENTS:
Pontuti and Galante in Italy 2016

Artist's Talk

Kevin Pontuti and Peter Galante 

Wednesday, February 17
6:00pm
APPLIED ARTS 210

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Cheating Lessons Book Discussion 2016
Book Discussions

Cheating Lessons: Learning from Academic Dishonesty

Thursday, February 4
Tuesday, March 8
12:20-1:25 p.m.

Library Learning Center
 Conference Rm 217




  OFFICE OF PROFESSIONAL AND INSTRUCTIONAL DEVELOPMENT

The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL): Where to Begin
-Videoconference-

Bill Cerbin SoTL videoconference

Dr. Bill Cerbin

Thursday, January 14, 2016
9:00 -11:00 am
201 Millennium Hall

REGISTER by January 4th
                    JANUARY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Improving Student Learning in Larger Classes
Evidence-based teaching strategies for enhancing student learning

Wednesday, January 13th
9:00 -11:00 am
Jarvis Hall Science Wing - Rm 110

2016 Infusing Diversity Across the Curriculum Project

NEW COHORT
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

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click here for New Cohort APPLICATION due January 11, 2016


THE FILM & FILM STUDIES COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE PRESENTS:
North Passage Film Screening 111215

 

NORTH PASSAGE

A film screening and discussion of a locally produced film, directed by

Kevin Pontuti


Thursday, Nov 12, 2015
210 Applied Arts Bldg

7:00-8:00 pm   Film Screening
8:00-8:30 pm   Discussion      

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Call for Proposals

2016 Spring Conference on Teaching and Learning
"Building Community in All Learning Environments"

click here for DETAILS and SUBMISSION LINK
proposals DUE November 6, 2015


2016-2017 OPID Wisconsin Teaching Fellows and Scholars Program

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

click here for WTF&S DETAILS

click here for WTF&S APPLICATION due October 16, 2015


 Mindful Practices in Higher Education
Community of Practice

Undergraduate Student Research Skills Development Workshop
 & Community of Practice Kickoff

Tuesday, August 25, 2015


CoP APPLICATION DUE: September 8th



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May Celebration 2015
"Valuing Teaching in Demanding Times"

Keynote: 8:30am - 9:00am
Sessions: 9:00am - 12:30pm

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Dr. Valerie Purdie-Vaughns

Stereotype Threat and Implicit Bias: Deeper Conversations, Take Home Solutions

Presentation and Workshop by: Dr. Valerie Purdie-Vaughns

Friday, April 24th, 2015
12:30pm - 4:30pm


THE FILM & FILM STUDIES COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE PRESENTS:
Paj Nyiag Txoj Hmoo film


Paj Nyiag Txoj Hmoo

A film screening and discussion with
writer/director/producer,

Moua Lee

Thursday, April 16th, 2015
210 Applied Arts Bldg

6:00-6:30pm    Appetizers            
6:30-8:30pm    Film & Discussion


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OPID Spring Conference

Spring Conference Opportunity

April 16-17, 2015
Heidel House - Green Lake, WI

 TO REGISTER CLICK HERE


blind spot book discussions


Book Discussions

Blind Spot: Hidden Biases of Good People

Thursday, Feb 19
Tuesday, Apr 14
12:50-1:45pm, Price Commons-Glass Lounge



UW System Virtual Showcase

April 9 & 10, 2015

The UW System Learning Technology Development Council (LTDC) is hosting a virtual conference April 9th and 10th, 2015. No travel involved!
More information about the conference and and Proposal Application (January 30, 2015 deadline):


THE FILM & FILM STUDIES COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE PRESENTS:
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Universal Language:
How Storyboard Imagery and Thinking Extends Beyond Entertainment Design


Thursday, March 26, 2015
320 Applied Arts Bldg
7:00 - 8:00pm


THE FILM & FILM STUDIES COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE PRESENTS:
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The Ivory Coast Cocoa Plantations:
A Study in Industry Ethics


February 26, 2015
7:00-8:00pm
112 Jarvis Hall-Science Wing




Art Bio Graphic Novel

The Illustrated Graphic Novel: Bridging Art & Science in the Classroom

Jen Grant & Ursula Murray Husted

Tuesday, February 10th
12:15 - 1:25 pm
MSC-Ballroom C

THE FILM & FILM STUDIES COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE PRESENTS:
Borom Sarret by Ousmane Sembene

Borom Sarret aka The Wagoner

Thursday, February 5th
7:00-8:00pm
MSC-Great Hall C

Commentary: UW-Stout documentary students & Chris Freeman

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THE FILM & FILM STUDIES COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE PRESENTS:
Alla Nazimova


The Woman Who Dared to Stare: An Introduction to Alla Nazimova, Pioneering Filmmaker


January 29th
7:00-7:30pm
Great Hall C

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CELEBRATION OF GLOBAL LEARNING

January 13th & 14th, 9:00am-2:00pm

Click here to REGISTER

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"I'm First" Film Screening

Thursday, December 4th: 7:00-8:00pm, Applied Arts Bldg-Rm 210

Councilor Felix Nkaru

Councilor Felix Nkaru

6 PM - 8 PM, Wednesday, November 12th

MSC - Great Hall

Visiting from Kenya, Nkaru will speak about the Maasai cultural practices, educational system and political structure of his tribal community.

Nkaru received a traditional education but was also trained in a warrior group called Moranism. From that, he learned the Maasai practices and hopes to further advocate for educational opportunities for women and children.

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Congratulations to the 2014-16 NTLC Teaching Champions!

Click here to view participants and program mentors.

Participant:Program Mentor:
Devin Berg (Engineering & Technology)
Todd Zimmerman (Physics)
Genesea Carter (English & Philosophy)
Susan Wolfgram (Human Development & Family Studies)
Randy Daughters (Biology)
Mike Bessert (Biology)
Chris Freeman (Social Sciences)
Alan Block (Teaching, Learning & Leadership, SOE)
Jim Handley (Social Sciences)
Jill Klefstad (Teaching, Learning & Leadership, SOE)
Jerry Hui (Music)
Mitch Ogden (English & Philosophy)
Mike Mensink (Teaching, Learning & Leadership, SOE)
Jackie Weissenburger (Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs/SOE)
Brian Oenga (Business)
Anne Hoel (Business)
Marlann Patterson (Physics)
Kitrina Carlson (Biology)
David Plum (Operations & Management)
Urs Haltinner (Teaching, Learning & Leadership, SOE)
Jen Reinke (Human Development & Family Studies)
Renee Chandler (Teaching, Learning & Leadership, SOE)
Sylvia Tiala (SOE Instruction)
Diane Christie (Mathematics)
Kim Zagorski (Social Sciences)
Terri Karis (Psychology)

 

Click here for Program Description

With guidance from mentors, faculty will design, implement and assess student learning related projects and will actively engage in professional development opportunities that will enhance them as teachers and researchers. They will also be involved in disseminating their research outcomes via presentations and publications. 

The NTLC is grateful to the faculty who have agreed to serve as mentors throughout this scholarly journey.

Click here for more NTLC Teaching Champions Program details.

 

Contact Information

Renee Howarton, Director

Rm 430A, RSS Library Learning Ctr
Phone: 715-232-5196

Gretchen Yonko, Program Assistant

Rm 430B, RSS Library Learning Ctr
Phone: 715-232-3788