The Center for Teaching and Learning hosts events at the Kent Campus and various Regional Campuses throughout the year. Below are events previously presented.  Resources from events are linked within event descriptions. 

Faculty Resources to Support Remote Teaching and Learning

Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Mar 04 2021.
Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 9:30am, Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 9:30am, Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 9:30am, Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 9:30am, Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:30am, Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 9:30am

OhioLINK has received Ohio Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) funds to provide the following resources to support remote teaching and learning: JoVE Core Science Videos + Lab Manuals Complete 2020 SAGE Business Cases Collection InfoBase Films on Demand (curated collection) Wiley Cochrane Library MIT Press Direct (collection through 2021) Additional Faculty Information: (no login required)

Becoming a Student-Ready University: Strategies for Teaching First Generation Students

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 -
11:00am to 12:30pm

Please join the Center for Teaching and Learning and our partners in University College for this interactive virtual workshop during the I Am First Celebration week. Sign up for First Generation Students event

Joan Inderhees Studio Teaching: The Art of Teaching in Creative Work Spaces

Friday, October 23, 2020 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm

Studio courses comprise a significant portion of courses at Kent State University. Currently, there are few teaching resources that focus on role of the instructor in the students’ iterative creative process, and for appropriate critique methods for use in studio-based disciplines. 

Building a Rock-Solid Foundation for Inclusive Teaching

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

Please join us in this interactive panel discussion by members of the inaugural cohort of the Inclusive Teaching Faculty Learning Community.  Panelists will share how their teaching has evolved and specific actions they have taken to insure equity and inclusion in their courses.  Register below to receive information on how to connect to this virtual workshop. This workshop will be held on virtually through Microsoft Teams. A link to join will be provided to all registered participants.  

Tina Bhargava “Bandwidth Toolkit for Faculty”

Sunday, August 30, 2020 - 11:30am

DUE TO CURRENT UNIVERSITY RECOMMENDATIONS, THE THIS  EVENT WILL BE RESCHEDULED IN FALL 2020 Haven’t heard about bandwidth and learning before? This is a great chance to get the basics! Bandwidth already in your teaching vocabulary? Discover additional strategies for putting what you know into practice!   What is bandwidth? "Mental Bandwidth" generally refers to the amount of cognitive capacity (“brain resources”) within our control at a particular moment.  

Advice from Review Committees

Thursday, April 23, 2020 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

This workshop is designed for: Assistant and Associate Professors (T/TT) This panel discussion will include faculty who have served on Faculty Advisory Committees as well as College Advisory Committees. The panel will offer insight as well as answer questions from workshop attendees.  Register for Advice from Review Committees

Teaching Scholars Colloquium

Thursday, April 16, 2020 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Register for the 2020 Teaching Scholars Colloquium The Center for Teaching and Learning highlights the work of our Teaching Scholars in these special events. The Teaching Scholars will present the results of their Scholarship of Teaching and Learning research projects at a colloquium that includes appetizers and beverages. All events are designed to provide the university community with the opportunity to learn and connect

Advice from Newly Promoted Associate and Full Professors

Monday, March 16, 2020 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

This workshop is designed for: Assistant and Associate Professors (T/TT) Faculty who have recently been promoted will share insights and lessons learned from their success navigating the paths to promotion. Register for Advice from Newly Promoted Associate and Full Professors   

Student Feedback: Making Grading Efficient for You and Meaningful for Student Learning

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 -
11:30am to 1:30pm

Are you frustrated by the amount of time it takes to grade student work?  Do your students learn from the feedback you provide? Participants will gain concrete strategies to streamline grading and provide feedback that helps students learn. Register for Student Feedback

Managing Multiple Priorities

Thursday, February 27, 2020 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FROM IT'S ORIGINAL DATE OF FEBRUARY 6TH TO FEBRUARY 27TH This workshop is designed for:  All Faculty Does it seem as if the many projects you manage simultaneously are all top priority? If you are looking for strategies to manage your workload while maintaining a better work/life balance, you will have the opportunity to hear from faculty who have successfully managed multiple competing priorities.