2016 Conference

23rd Annual Conference - October 2016


The Celebrating College Teaching Conference focuses on the Four Pillars of a Kent State undergraduate curriculum – knowledge, insight, responsibility and engagement.

Take advantage of online registration and join us for dialogue, refereed and invited roundtables, lightning rounds, speakers, panel discussions and poster displays.

The conference opens on Thursday afternoon with a lively Faculty Dialogue, “Political Discussions: Classroom Narratives,” and culminates Friday afternoon with a Dessert Reception in honor of the recipients of the Distinguished Teaching Awards, the Outstanding Teaching Awards and in recognition of the wealth of teaching excellence at Kent State.

Share the two-day event with your colleagues
  • Thought-provoking dialogue
  • Interactive roundtables
  • Energizing lightning rounds — new this year!
  • Engaging poster sessions 

All conference events are free and open to all those who teach or support college teaching. Instructors (TT, NTT, & TAs) are encouraged to plan their course syllabi so they may attend.

You are cordially invited to present and/or attend this great celebration of college teaching. For specific information on submitting a proposal for Roundtables, Panels, Posters, or Lightning Rounds, please select one of the buttons provided below: 

CALL FOR Roundtables, panels, or posters PROPOSALS 

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For more information about the conference, contact Kimberly Peer at 330-672-0231 or kpeer@kent.edu.