Spring 2017 QEP Faculty Development Workshops (Deadline Extended)

The Office of the QEP presents our Spring 2017 Faculty Development Workshops:


“What’s Next?” Student Professionalism

April 3, 2017 12:00-1:30 pm

Karen L. Smith Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning, CB1 Room 205

Presenters: Vicki Lavendol (Rosen College of Hospitality Management), Kathleen Hohenleitner (Department of English), and Daniel Murphree (Department of History)

Helping students connect what they are learning in the classroom to their professional goals increases student engagement and prepares them for what’s next. Learn how to incorporate professionalization assignments into any class. By the end of the session every faculty member will leave with an action plan for a professionalization assignment. Please RSVP to QEP@ucf.edu no later than March 30, 2017. Let us know if you would like to join us via Skype.



Building Research-Intensive Courses

April 12, 2017 12:15-1:45 pm

Karen L. Smith Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning (CB1 Room 205)

Presenters: Kelly Allred (College of Nursing), Kevin Jardaneh (Undergraduate Research), Adam Pritchard (Department of Sociology), Mary Tripp (Department of Writing & Rhetoric), and Anna Turner (Nicholson School of Communication)

Undergraduate research is a meaningful, high-impact experience that builds problem solving skills, improves time management, and increases critical thinking. Join in an interactive session exploring research-intensive courses. Learn from and work with experienced faculty from a variety of disciplines. Strategize how to incorporate research-intensive assignments into existing courses or develop new courses. Please RSVP to QEP@ucf.edu no later than April 3, 2017.


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