Posts Categorized: Announcements

Building Inclusive Teams with Tracey Rockett and Stacy Landreth Grau

Dr. Tracey Rockett, Professor of Management Practice Dr. Stacy Landreth Grau, Professor of Entrepreneurship & Innovation Practice; Director, TCU Idea Factory RESCHEDULED: Friday, March 25, 2022 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm VIRTUAL EVENT There is a lot of evidence that diverse work teams outperform homogenous ones. The benefits of diverse work teams should be the… Read more »

Community-Led Events: Now Accepting Proposals for 2022–2023

The Koehler Center partners with the TCU community to support Community-Led Events. These events are organized and promoted by the Koehler Center, but they are developed and led by members of the TCU community and offer a variety of professional learning opportunities. There are three types of events: Teaching and Learning Conversations Pedagogy in Practice… Read more »

Beyond Attendance and Participation: Using Student Response Systems Effectively with Ashley Coles

Dr. Ashley Coles, Associate Professor of Geography Wednesday, March 23, 2022 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm TCU Campus Store, Room 208 When used effectively, student response systems (SRS) such as clickers offer a powerful tool to promote student learning and engagement. This workshop will introduce some popular SRS and demonstrate how they can be used… Read more »

Exploring Open Educational Resources (OER) for Equity and Access with Jeff Bond, Jason Manriquez, Jason Smith, and Travis Kramer

Jeff Bond, Scholarly Communication Librarian and Science Research Liaison Jason Manriquez, TCU Campus Store Course Materials Manager Jason Smith, TCU Campus Store Director Travis Kramer, Koehler Center eLearning Manager Tuesday, March 15, 2022 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Campus Store, Rm. 208 Would you like to incorporate open educational resources (OER) into your course, but… Read more »

Teaching Human-Animal Studies with Dave Aftandilian, Carol Thompson, Mauricio Papini, and Chris Powell

Dave Aftandilian, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Director of Human-Animal Relationships Minor Carol Thompson, Department Chair and Professor of Sociology Mauricio Papini, Professor of Psychology Chris Powell, Associate Professor of Art Friday, February 25, 2022 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm TCU Campus Store, Room 208 What do other than human animals mean to us, and what… Read more »

Bystander to Upstander: Transforming Culture with Nada Elias-Lambert

Nada Elias-Lambert, Department Chair and Associate Professor of Social Work Wednesday, February 23, 2022 9:00 am – 11:00 am Virtual Event The Bystander to Upstander: Transforming Culture workshop, created and facilitated by Nada Elias-Lambert, empowers participants to transform from bystanders to upstanders to build communities that support difference and unify against intolerance. An upstander is… Read more »

Critical Service Learning as a High Impact Pedagogy and DEI Tool with Rosangela Boyd

Dr. Rosangela Boyd, Director of Service-Learning and Academic Initiatives Wednesday, January 26, 2022 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm TCU Campus Store, Rm. 208 Service-learning aims at developing service experiences for students that enhance learning while addressing community needs through reciprocal campus-community partnerships. While some educators have focused on discipline-specific learning objectives, others have embraced a… Read more »