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Thursday, October 29, 2015
10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
JSU Innovate Classroom, 1st Floor of the H.T. Sampson Library

This workshop introduces faculty to JSU's efforts to develop a digital education ecosystem for students and focuses on the role of digital textbooks.  Participants will learn how to work with JSU Cyberlearning to create their own iBooks and discuss ways that faculty are using iBooks in their courses.  Light refreshments will be provided.

Call for Teaching with Technology Demonstrations

October 7th, 2015 by Kenya Hudson

On October 29, 2015, the Center will host a FEAP Workshop on Teaching with Online and Mobile Technologies and Tools.  As part of the workshop, we will have small group demonstrations of particular tools and techniques.  If you use a technology-based tool or technique in your instructional delivery, student assignments or teaching assessment, we would welcome your participation.  Please complete the call for demonstrations by October 23, 2015.

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Thursday, October 8, 2015
10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
JSU Innovate Classroom, 1st Floor of the H.T. Sampson Library

This workshop helps participants to integrate research and scholarly agendas with teaching responsibilities, discover techniques to avoid or work through obstacles and develop collaborations and partnerships at the university and beyond.  Light refreshments will be provided.

 

Flyer with information replicated in the text.Tuesday, September 29, 2015
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Holden Reading Room, 4th Floor of H.T. Sampson Library

Join us for Dr. Kathi Griffin's and Dr. Tatiana Glushko's research talk, "How Writers Improve: Learning from Students' Reflections on Their Writing."  Dr. Griffin directs the Richard Wright Center for Writing, Rhetoric and Research and Dr. Glushko coordinates service for the Richard Wright Center.  The Center provides light refreshments and invites participants to bring their lunches.

Academy Working Session (Sept. 25)

September 20th, 2015 by Kenya Hudson

Flyer with information replicated in the text.Friday, September 25, 2015
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
4th Floor of the H.T. Sampson Library

Join us to learn more about the Academy for Research and Scholarly Engagement and to find a funding opportunity that matches your great idea!  The Academy for Research and Scholarly Engagement assists faculty in developing and submitting competitive proposals for external funding.  Successful participants receive a $3,000 summer research stipend.

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The Division of Research and Federal Relations is hosting webinars in various aspects of the Improving Undergraduate STEM Education Program of the National Science Foundation.  We invited interested faculty and staff to join us.

NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education-Education and Human Resources Webinars
Sixth Floor of the Administration Tower
September 21, 2015 – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
September 22, 2015 – 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

NSF Pre-Service STEM Teacher Education in Improving Undergraduate STEM Education Webinar
Sixth Floor of the Administration Tower
October 1, 2015 – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education Geocience Webinar
Sixth Floor of the Administration Tower
October 2, 2015 – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

 

NASA Days Student Internship Opportunities, Sept. 22-24

September 17th, 2015 by Kenya Hudson

NASA Days Flyer with ScheduleFaculty, please encourage your students to attend one of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) internship recruitment sessions on September 22-23, 2015.  NASA managers have specifically requested students majoring in the following disciplines: chemistry, physics, computer science, engineering (all fields), business and mathematics.  However, other majors will also be considered.

Students who attend one of the sessions and who are registered with the JSU Career Services Center (tel: 601 979-2477) will be invited to the NASA Overview and Q&A with Managers Networking Reception on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.  At the reception NASA managers will select students to be interviewed on Thursday.  

Again, please encourage your students to attend one of the initial sessions.  Mrs. Campbell will have sign in sheets and a document that students will receive for them to demonstrate proof of attendance.

For more information, please contact Mrs. Almesha L. Campbell at (601) 979-1815 or by e-mail.

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