Center For Teaching and Faculty Development


You Are Invited to the Sixth Annual Faculty Day and Excellence in Teaching Awards Ceremony

Come join the annual celebration of CCSU’s hardworking faculty!

April 19, 2018
9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Constitution Room
Memorial Hall


Excellence in Teaching Awards Recipients


The day will include:

Faculty Day and the Excellence in Teaching Awards Ceremony

9:30 Registration and Refreshments

9:45 Welcome and Opening Remarks


Learning Community Group Presentations

10:00 Reacting to the Past - Mark Jones and Kate McGrath

10:20 Critical Thinking -  Lisa Frank

10:40 Open Educational Resources (OERs) Learning Community Group Part 2: How to Convert to / Deploy OERs in the Classroom - Sharon Clapp

11:00 “The Handmaid’s Tale” WHY NOW? Interdisciplinary lessons about Margaret Atwood’s Propheic Dystopia -  Karen Ritzenhoff

11:20 Developing Productive Discourse in Teaching Mathematics - Lindsay Keazer


Faculty Lunch

12:00 – 1:00 Enjoy a buffet luncheon with your colleagues  


Excellence in Teaching Awards Ceremony

1:00 SGA’s “OER Pioneer of the Year” Award

1:00 – 3:00 Excellence in Teaching Awards Ceremony

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RSVPs are encouraged but not required