Upcoming Events

Coming up from the Reinert Center

Reinert Center typeset_icon_2014_solid_0822144th Annual Learning Studio Symposium
April 24, 1:30 – 3:00 p.m., Des Peres 213

Please join us for our 4th Annual Learning Studio Symposium where past and current Innovative Teaching Fellows will share their perspectives and experiences about teaching in the Learning Studio, a state-of-the-art teaching space designed by a team of faculty and students as part of the Herman Miller Learning Spaces Research Program.

Seating is very limited and first priority is given to current full-time faculty members. For additional information and registration, please visit the symposium webpage.

Certificate Ceremony
May 1, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m., Pius Library, Level 2 Gallery

Please join us in honoring ​​the Spring 2015 recipients of the Certificate in University Teaching Skills.
Reflections on teaching to be given by Dr. ​Sue Tebb. Light refreshments will be provided.
​​If you plan to attend, please let us know by clicking here.

Learning in an Age of Distraction: Listening and Questioning Strategies to Promote Critical Thinking
May 5, 8:30 a.m. – Noon, BSC, St. Louis Room

Faculty, staff, and graduate students are invited to attend the annual May event. This interactive workshop, lead by Dr. Deandra Little of Elon University, will focus on habits of listening, and the role of questions in individual and group interactions.

Two Opportunities for Scholarship of Teaching & Learning

The Reinert Center invites all faculty and graduate students who do research on teaching and learning to submit a proposal to its annual Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Symposium, to be held October 23, 2015.  We also invite nominations for the James H. Korn Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award, which will be presented during a ceremony at the end of the symposium.  Both symposium proposals and award nominations are due on Friday, May 22, 2015.

Click here for more information on the Call for Nominations for the James H. Korn Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award.