Drake University Calendar

Faculty/Staff Development Opportunities Events

May 2019

Wednesday, May 1

Green Foundation Course Development Grants in the Arts + Humanities. 

Each year, the Center for the Humanities offers up to two $2,000 stipends to support the creation and development of courses that integrate the fine and/or...

Olson Global Service-Learning Match Grants

Teaching a Spring, May, or Summer course with a global service-learning component? Olson Global Service-Learning Match Grants are awarded to global...

Service-Learning Mini-Grant funding:

Available Now! Looking for funding to help support a service-learning project for your course? A limited number of mini-grants are available with a max...

Friday, May 3

New Faculty Pedagogy Lunch/Learn - May

For new faculty. Discussions of pedagogy with emphasis on spring semester projects developed during January workshop. To register:...

Thursday, May 9

Contemplative Practices in Teaching and Learning

Contemplative Practices in Higher Education faculty group focuses on exploring various ways and methods to incorporate various secular contemplative...

Friday, May 17

Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Lunch/Learn - May

Open to all. Discussion of pedagogy focused around Scholarship of Teaching and Learning projects. No need to be engaged in a project to attend. To...

Thursday, May 23

Writing Workshop

Registered participants will participate in a one-week faculty/staff development workshop, sponsored by the Office of the Associate Provost, on the topic of...

Workshop for New & Aspiring FYS Instructors

Registered participants will participate in a half-day workshop on Thursday, May 23 from Noon to 4:30. This workshop is designed for those teaching FYS...

Friday, May 24

Writing Workshop

Registered participants will participate in a one-week faculty/staff development workshop, sponsored by the Office of the Associate Provost, on the topic of...

Tuesday, May 28

Writing Workshop

Registered participants will participate in a one-week faculty/staff development workshop, sponsored by the Office of the Associate Provost, on the topic of...

Using Technology to Facilitate Instruction

Registered participants will participate in two consecutive, half-day faculty development workshops on Tuesday, May 28 and Wednesday, May 29 from 1-3:30pm. ...

Wednesday, May 29

Writing Workshop

Registered participants will participate in a one-week faculty/staff development workshop, sponsored by the Office of the Associate Provost, on the topic of...

Using Technology to Facilitate Instruction

Registered participants will participate in two consecutive, half-day faculty development workshops on Tuesday, May 28 and Wednesday, May 29 from 1-3:30pm. ...

Thursday, May 30

Writing Workshop

Registered participants will participate in a one-week faculty/staff development workshop, sponsored by the Office of the Associate Provost, on the topic of...

Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Workshop

For registered participants. All of us think about our classes or other work with students and how to improve those interactions. When we think...

Friday, May 31

Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Workshop

For registered participants. All of us think about our classes or other work with students and how to improve those interactions. When we think...

May 2019