29th Annual UTC Conference Celebrating College Teaching

UTC Conference Save the Date

The annual UTC Celebrating College Teaching Conference is one among several opportunities to share and fulfill the main objectives of the teaching mission at Kent State University. This conference, which includes all eight campuses, takes place every year in the month of October.


29th Annual UTC Conference- October 20, 2023

Theme: Navigating Our Changing Educational Landscape

8:30am- 4:00pm in the Kent Student Center Ballroom

**The conference is free to all who support teaching at Kent State. Plan your course syllabus accordingly so you can attend!

Call for Proposals- Due July 1, 2023


2023 Conference Committee

UTC Conference Committee Members

James Seelye, UTC Conference Co-Chair, History
Vicumpriya Perera, UTC Conference Co-Chair, Department of Mathematical Sciences
Sheryl Chatfield, Social and Behavioral Science
Daniel Dankovich, Biological Sciences
Qunxing Ding, Biological Sciences
Melissa Dyer, College of Nursing
Jean Engohang-Ndong, Biological Sciences
Lynne Guillot-Miller, Lifespan Dev & Educ Sciences
Cynthia Kristof, University Libraries
Beverly Neiderman, Department of English
Roshinee Perera, Chemistry
Mariana Romero-Gonzalez, Modern & Classical Languages
Feng-Ru Sheu, University Libraries
Eric Taylor, Geology


Lynne Guillot-Miller, Chair, University Teaching Council, Lifespan Dev & Educ Sciences
Jennifer Marcinkiewicz, Director, Center for Teaching and Learning


Nancy Daczko-Krestan, Center for Teaching and Learning
Susan Weber, Office of Alumni Relations
Ann Myers, University Events and Conference Services
Catherine Oakley, University Events and Conference Services