Postdoc Ice Cream Stroll

Caldwell Hall 121 Reservoir Ave, Ithaca, NY

Join Director of Postdoctoral Studies Christine Holmes and fellow postdocs in a walk to the Dairy Bar in Stocking Hall for ice cream (or non-dairy sorbet). Meet at Caldwell Hall (Ag Quad entrance) at 2:00 pm for departure soon after for a leisurely stroll to the Dairy Bar. The first 20 postdocs to arrive at…

NextGen Professors: February Cohort Meeting

Caldwell Hall 121 Reservoir Ave, Ithaca, NY

This is an invitation-only event for applicants who have been select to participate in this year's NextGen Professors Cohort. NextGen Professors is a career-development program focused on preparing Cornell doctoral students and postdocs for faculty careers across institutional types. The primary audience for this program is doctoral students (in year 3 or beyond) and postdocs…

Information Session for a CIRTL Massive Open Online Course on STEM Teaching

Caldwell Hall 121 Reservoir Ave, Ithaca, NY

Advancing Learning through Evidence-Based STEM Teaching prepares science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) instructors to develop and implement teaching practices that advance the learning experiences and outcomes of both students and teachers. Participants will learn about effective teaching strategies and the research that supports them, including active learning and flipped classroom approaches.  This eight-week course…

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Practitioner Workshop

Caldwell Hall 121 Reservoir Ave, Ithaca, NY

An invited workshop for participants who have been accepted to the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Practitioner Program for 2018-2019. Repeat of the kickoff meeting for participants in this group, for those with schedule conflicts. Learn more

Information Session for a CIRTL Massive Open Online Course on STEM Teaching

Caldwell Hall 121 Reservoir Ave, Ithaca, NY

An Introduction to Evidence-Based Undergraduate STEM Teaching is a massive open online course designed to prepare aspiring faculty in STEM fields to be more effective teachers through an introduction to evidence-based STEM teaching practices. You will learn about effective teaching strategies and the research that supports them. You'll then apply your learning to the design of…

Writing an Effective NSF GRFP Proposal (Group Webinar Viewing)

Caldwell Hall 121 Reservoir Ave, Ithaca, NY

Participate in a live webinar, led by students from other CIRTL universities* who have received NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program awards. This session will take place on at 3:30-5:30 PM ET, and we will host a group viewing opportunity with refreshments in 341 Caldwell Hall. (While we will display the session on the large screen,…