January Teaching Conference

The January Teaching Conference provides faculty and librarians with the opportunity for professional development, to learn about new teaching strategies, and to obtain updates on academic initiatives.

New Beginnings: Ensuring the Academic Success of Transfer Students

JANUARY 9, 8:00 AM TO 2:30 PM, WEST VILLAGE COMMONS, FOURTH FLOOR

New Beginnings: Ensuring the Academic Success of Transfer Students. The theme will address faculty members’ exploration of the issues, obstacles, and opportunities related to transfer student success.

Snow date: January 16, 2019

January Teaching Conference registration is now open

Agenda

8:00–8:30 AM: Networking and Continental Breakfast

8:30–8:45 AM: Welcome

  • Interim Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs  David A. Vanko, Ph.D.,Towson University

8:45–10:00 AM: Keynote Address

  • Belle S. Wheelan, Ph.D., President of the Southern Association of Colleges Schools Commission on Colleges. 

10:00–10:15 AM: Break

10:15–11:15 AM: Concurrent Sessions I

11:15–12:00 PM: Lunch

12:00–12:30 PM: Recognitions

  • TU University System of Maryland Regents' Faculty Award Nominees
  • Office of Academic Innovation (OAI) Innovation in Teaching Awards 

12:30–1:15 PM: Student Stories

1:15–1:30 PM: Break

1:30–2:30 PM: Concurrent Sessions II