9:00am to 4:30pm
Engaged and Inspired Teaching: Sharing the Verve
Join us for a day designed to inspire and prepare you for the semester ahead. The annual conference features workshops facilitated by Cornell faculty.
Kim Haines-Eitzen and Marvin Pritts will discuss ways of "Using Student Reflection to Create Deep Learning Experiences," and Marianella Casasola and Drew Margolin will consider "Large Lecture Class Innovations." Vida Maralani and Kelly Zamudio will be "Measuring the Impact of Student Learning: The Active Learning Initiative," and Sofia Villenas and Alan Zehnder...
9:30am to 12:30pm
Do you ever find it challenging to connect with your students? With faculty? With colleagues? Have you ever encountered power dynamics in your field or at Cornell that you didn’t know how to address? Have you ever been in a situation where someone said something that made you uncomfortable and you didn’t know how to react? Do you ever want to talk about social identities like race, gender or sexual orientation, but you don’t know how? Do you want to connect with others who have the same questions?
The Intergroup Dialogue Project will be offering one 5-session...
8:30am to 4:30pm
Pathways to Success (P2S) is the Graduate School’s framework for helping graduate and professional students and postdoctoral scholars be successful in their research and scholarship, and establish the necessary skills to their future careers.
This one-day event is a professional development opportunity for doctoral, professional degree, and research masters students and postdoctoral scholars that will provide participants with information and tools useful for their time at Cornell and beyond. The priority registration deadline is January 8, 2018.
5:30pm to 7:30pm
This annual Commemoration event brings the Cornell campus and Ithaca communities together through a series of events centered on the service, activism, and legacy of Dr. King.
This year’s keynote speaker is award-winning author and filmmaker of "The Residue Years" and a prominent advocate for criminal justice reform, Mitchell S. Jackson. He is a faculty member at New York University, in addition to being a fellow with TED, the Lannan Foundation, and the BreadLoaf Conference. We are very excited for his keynote address,
"The Other America II” building off of...
12:00pm to 2:00pm
Postdoc Leadership Program (Certificate Program)
Overview: Leadership involves effectively engaging people to work together to achieve organizational, political or social goals. Skill in this arena is a critical factor in organizational and career success. Every postdoc, no matter what field of endeavor, will face a variety of complex leadership challenges. How these challenges are met will have a significant impact on the postdoc’s career and life.
Cosponsored by the Office of Postdoctoral Studies and the VP of Human Resources, this 10-module program uses...
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Cornell is home to a number of graduate and professional student organizations that promote diversity and inclusion. The following student organizations represented on the OISE Student Leadership Council, work collaboratively with the Graduate School and other campus partners on intiatives to advance a sense of community, professional excellence, and a climate of inclusion for all graduate and professional students, but especially for those from marginalized communities and backgrounds historically underrepresented in the academy.
Black Graduate and...