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Upcoming Canvas Open Labs and Grade submission help on Dec. 20, 23 and 26

Upcoming Canvas Open Labs From now until December 19, CELT staff will host open labs on the 3rd floor of Morrill Hall on the following days/times: Tuesdays (1-3 p.m.) Wednesdays (11 a.m.-1 p.m.) Thursdays (9-11 a.m.) Grade submission help on Dec. 20, 23 and 26 Final grades are due on December 26 at 2:15 p.m. … Continue reading Upcoming Canvas Open Labs and Grade submission help on Dec. 20, 23 and 26

Deadline extended for the 2020-21 Miller Faculty Fellowship proposal to Dec. 20

The Miller Faculty Fellowship program annually provides recipients with opportunities to enhance their scholarly work in undergraduate academic programs and develop innovative approaches to enhance student learning. Recipients have up to 12 months to meet their project goals. The extended deadline for Miller Faculty Fellowship proposals for the 2020-2021 academic year is now Friday, Dec. … Continue reading Deadline extended for the 2020-21 Miller Faculty Fellowship proposal to Dec. 20

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CELT is hiring two new positions: a Program Assessment Coordinator & a Training Specialist

The Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) at Iowa State University is recruiting two Program Coordinator II positions who will assist CELT in accomplishing its university-wide academic mission. Emails any questions to CELT Director, Sara Marcketti, sbb@iastate.edu Program Assessment Coordinator The incumbent will provide a variety of leadership and support functions for CELT: … Continue reading CELT is hiring two new positions: a Program Assessment Coordinator & a Training Specialist

New CELT faculty fellows aim to grow impact (Inside Iowa State)

By Jeff Budlong November 21, 2019 Clark Coffman and Rob Whitehead may have different responsibilities as the newest faculty fellows at the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT), but they both are trying to make connections that will benefit individuals and the community. Coffman, an associate professor in genetics, development and cell biology, … Continue reading New CELT faculty fellows aim to grow impact (Inside Iowa State)

CyThx promotion with the web form link to http://bit.ly/cythx and partnership

Reminder: #CyThx nomination deadline is Nov. 30

The recognition initiative CyThx, now in its second year, concludes Nov. 30 as a way to answer “Who makes you feel like a valued member of the ISU community?” Faculty, graduate teaching assistants, mentors, advisers, colleagues and students are eligible to be recognized. Use the online submission form, and all who are recognized will receive … Continue reading Reminder: #CyThx nomination deadline is Nov. 30

CELT Faculty Spotlight: Alex Ramirez

Alex Ramirez, Chair of the CELT Advisory Board is an Associate Professor in Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine (VDPAM)and Interim Assistant Dean for Academic and Student Affairs in the College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Ramirez suggests to “Show students that you care. Listen to their concerns/comments. Listening does not imply agreement or that the … Continue reading CELT Faculty Spotlight: Alex Ramirez

An opportunity to give thanks (Teaching Tip)

Showing thanks through the lesson of grace in teaching Recently, a colleague shared, “The lesson of grace in teaching: From weakness to wholeness, the struggle and the hope” blog post with me. This inspiring talk was written by Francis Edward Su (Professor, Harvey Mudd College) upon receipt of the Mathematical Association of America’s Deborah and … Continue reading An opportunity to give thanks (Teaching Tip)

About the Inclusive Classroom training

The Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) is strategizing the most effective method to support the “University actions to address racism and discrimination” outlined in these ten actions (PDF), and President Wintersteen’s message from Nov. 8, 2019 (PDF). CELT has begun planning to, “… conduct annual training for faculty in each academic department on the … Continue reading About the Inclusive Classroom training

#CyThx: Who makes you feel like a valued member of the ISU community?

The recognition initiative #CyThx @IowaStateU, now in its second year, will take place Nov. 1-30 as a way to answer “Who makes you feel like a valued member of the ISU community?” Cyclones are encouraged to share, via the #CyThx online submission form (https://t.co/XVNWshd4B3). pic.twitter.com/2xNZkcHLQc — CELT at Iowa State University (@isucelt) October 31, 2019