The academic advisor forums will be included in the Provost Communiqué prior to each event date. If you want to view all of the forums for the Fall 2019 semester, visit the Academic Advisement Center website. Discussions on important advising situations Date: Monday, September 30 Time: 12:15–1:15 p.m. Location: Plaster Student Union 308 Facilitators: Kathy Davis, Mandi … [Read more...] about Attend the new academic advisor forums
Submission deadline is Thursday, October 31 The FCTL advisory council is soliciting proposals for curriculum innovation internal grant funding. Proposals are invited for the following categories: Creating high-impact practices that enhance student learning Integrating diversity and multicultural practices in teaching and learning. Funding is available for up to … [Read more...] about The call for curriculum innovation funding is now open!
You are invited to participate in the Fall 2019 commencement. Ceremonies are scheduled for Friday, December 13, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. in JQH Arena. The University will assume the cost of renting your gown. Our contract allows each participant to keep his or her cap and hood for use in future commencement ceremonies. Please complete and return the faculty regalia … [Read more...] about Order regalia for fall 2019 commencement
It’s the sixth week of the semester and you are concerned about a student who is missing a lot of class or struggling academically. What can you do? Use the Academic Care Team Referral Form to send an alert. The sooner we intervene with the student the quicker we can offer help. The goal of this referral form is to initiate prompt communication and effective intervention … [Read more...] about Refer students for assistance with online form
The call for applicants has been extended to October 11 Good news! The FCTL and Diversity and Inclusion have partnered on these stipends and the funding amount has been increased to $250. Faculty who are interested in learning about diversity and creating an inclusive classroom culture are encouraged to apply for this $250 Diversity Scholar stipend. A limited number of … [Read more...] about Diversity Scholars Stipends now $250!
Request for proposals – faculty research grants Fall deadline is Tuesday, October 1 These grants are one-year (max $7500) of funding. The grants are to support new research, creative or scholarly activities or for high quality projects not likely to receive external funding. For more information, see the faculty research grant webpage. The deadline for international travel … [Read more...] about What’s happening in the graduate college
Attend the next faculty writing retreat Date: Friday, September 27 Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Location: FCTL, Meyer Library 204 Register now for the next faculty writing retreat through My Learning Connection. Coffee and lunch are provided. Questions? Contact faculty facilitator, Dr. Etta Madden. Common reader book talks: Station Eleven Dates: September 25, October … [Read more...] about FCTL events and announcements
Evidence-based inquiry using student-led focus groups Congratulations to Professor Lindsey Taggart, who has recently been awarded an assessment grant to benefit University Libraries. Funding from this grant will allow Taggart to incentivize student leadership in two focus groups here at MSU over the coming academic year. Read more about Professor Taggart's project … [Read more...] about What’s new in assessment?
Date: Tuesday, September 24 Time: 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Location: Meyer Library, Room 303 Join us for an open house and tour of the new MSU Libraries Innovation Lab! Our Innovation Lab is designed to provide a place for exploration, experimentation, and creation with a focus on emerging technologies, including: 3D printing Robotics Virtual and augmented … [Read more...] about Innovation Lab Open House