Date: Friday, April 10, 2015
Time: 12:00 p.m. -5:00 p.m.
Location: Robert Stoico/FirstFed Foundation Grand Reading Room, Claire T. Carney Library
Join us for the 2015 UMass Dartmouth Teaching and Learning with Technology conference. This is an annual event where faculty showcase their effective teaching strategies and innovative use of technologies. Lunch will be provided as well as a closing wine and cheese reception to conclude our event.
Our 2015 keynote speakers Nicole Allen, Director of Open Education for Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) and Marilyn Billings, Scholarly Communication and Special Initiatives Librarian from UMass Amherst, will join us to discuss Open Education at UMass Amherst and other higher education institutions around the country.
Marilyn Billings (Bio)
& Special Initiatives Librarian
Nicole Allen (Bio)
Director of Open Education
Faculty Lightning Round Presentations
Provost Best Practices Awards
The Provost’s Best Practice Awards were established in 2007 to recognize
UMass Dartmouth faculty, librarians and staff for excellence in teaching and learning
with technology. This year, award recipients will receive $1000, an award plaque,
and their name will be displayed on the Provost’s Best Practices Award plaque in
the CITS Instructional Development. Each award recipient will also present their best
practice or innovative use of technology to the campus as part of a future seminar.
Wine & Cheese Reception 3:30pm -4:30pm
Sponsored by the Academic Director of Online Education, Office of Faculty Development, Instructional Development, Provost’s office, and University Extension.