UNCG Campus Weekly

Campus Weekly is published each Wednesday when classes are in session. In the summer, it is published biweekly.

A variety of UNCG offerings, for all who teach

Lots of FTLC groups are getting under way. If you teach at UNCG in any way – from mentoring to lecturing to working peer-to-peer – come be a part. There are lots of groups for a variety of interests – which can be seen at the full FTLC calendar.

Here is a small sampling:

Designing your curriculum vitae. Thurs., Sept. 12, 4 p.m., Faculty Center

Community Engagement at UNCG: What is it? Who can help? How does it fit in with annual reviews and promotion/tenure at UNCG? – Fri., Sept.13, Noon, MHRA 2711

“So You’re Teaching an Online Class?” Tues., Sept.10, 12:30 p.m., Faculty Center.

Community + Entrepreneurship Fri., Sept. 6, 10 a.m., lower level Jackson Library – “How can we as a university become more connected to the city?” and “How does the city get more connected to the university?” specifically addressing mutually beneficial partnership agreements between students and community businesses.

Advising and Student Retention Wed., Sept. 11, 3 p.m.—Faculty Center, This group works cross-departmentally to tease out best practices for faculty involvement with advising and retention.

Global Engagement Learning Community KICK-OFF Wed., Sept. 18, noon, Faculty Center. – Future of Learning: Meaningful, Impactful Pedagogies In and Out of the Classroom. Large group discussion led by guest speaker Dr. William Plater. Lunch provided. Reservations required, email ftlc@uncg.edu.

The Future of Learning Lecture Series continues with Dr. Barbara Holland on Wed., Sept 18, 7-8 p.m.; introductory remarks by Chancellor Brady. Virginia Dare Room. Open to campus + community. Sponsored by Undergraduate Studies and the Institute for Community and Economic Engagement (ICEE).

Many more are offered. To see all the gatherings and to register, see the registration calendar at https://sites.google.com/a/uncg.edu/ftlc-workshops-events/