3/12 - 12:00pm to 3/15 - 5:00pm
The Graduate School and the Cornell BEST Program have partnered to organize a Non-Academic Career Explorations trip to Washington D.C. for doctoral students and candidates. Participants will travel to D.C. via a charter bus on March 12 and return to Ithaca on March 15. Double room lodging will be provided to all those selected to participate in this trip.
The focal point of this trip is a collaboration between Cornell and Georgetown Universities to host a two-day non-academic career explorations symposium on March 13 & 14. Day 1 of the symposium will take...
11:00am to 12:00pm
Online at www.cirtl.net
American universities host large numbers of international students pursuing doctoral degrees, many supported by teaching undergraduates. And, increasingly, those undergraduate students are themselves international students. These demographics require that we all think about intercultural communication and the role it plays in teaching. In this webinar, we will examine how intercultural communication theories can shed light on the interaction between teachers and students, particularly when differences in culture play a major role in the ways we teach and learn...
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Online at www.cirtl.net/events
CIRTL Reads: A Journal Club on STEM Teaching
Schedule: Mondays, 2:00-3:00 pm
Join scholarly discussions of recent peer-reviewed research on innovation in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) teaching. Discussions are held monthly via webconference between students, postdocs, faculty, and staff from the 43 CIRTL Network universities. Feel free to attend only the sessions that interest you - but please read the article before attending! Headsets or microphones are recommended for these Blackboard Collaborate...