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245 East Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14853 United States

October 2018

Education Research Seminar: Cognition and Performance: Problem Solving in Genetics

October 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
401 Physical Sciences Building, 245 East Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14853 United States
Headshot of Jenny Knight, University of Colorado Boulder

Dr. Jenny Knight, a specialist in education research at the University of Colorado, Boulder, will speak about her research on how students solve problems.  Open to the public. No registration required. Hosted by the Center for Teaching Innovation. Summary: We are studying how students independently solve complex genetics problems through written documentation of their problem-solving processes. We analyze their answers for correctness, use of reasoning, and other cognitive and metacognitive processes, and also measure whether giving students content “hints” improves…

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December 2018

My Voice, My Story: Understanding the Untold Lived Experiences of Graduate & Professional Students

December 14, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
401 Physical Sciences Building, 245 East Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14853 United States
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Headshots of 8 graduate students with the text My Voice, My Story

The Graduate School Office of Inclusion & Student Engagement and CIRTL at Cornell invite faculty and academic staff to join us for a My Voice, My Story session on Friday, December 14 from 11:30am-1:30pm (lunch served at 11:15am) in 401 Physical Sciences Building. Please confirm your participation by completing our registration form.   About My Voice, My Story My Voice, My Story sessions pair video monologues constructed from real experiences of graduate students with facilitated discussions. The primary objectives of My Voice,…

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February 2019

Interviewing and Negotiation for Academic Positions

February 13, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
401 Physical Sciences Building, 245 East Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14853 United States
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Yael Levitte presents on Interviewing and Negotiation

An important part of the job search is interviewing and then negotiating the offer. Come learn about the art of interviewing! Presenters: Yael Levitte, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity, and Christine Holmes, Director of Postdoctoral Studies. This is a brown bag event - bring your own lunch, and we will provide drinks and dessert. Co-sponsored by the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL at Cornell) and the Office of Postdoctoral Studies, as part of…

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November 2019

Veterans Dinner

November 7, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
401 Physical Sciences Building, 245 East Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14853 United States
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Veterans Dinner (family friendly) INVITATION ONLY

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