Tag: Diversity

Promoting ISU’s Principles of Community in Your Syllabus

CELT has developed syllabus resources via the How to Create an Effective Syllabus website. Since 2016, CELT continues to develop the Mindful and Learner-Centered Syllabus Checklist (PDF). This checklist provides an extensive list of student-centered resources, a guide for promoting an inclusive campus, and the recommended statements. The recommended syllabus statements developed to communicate a … Continue reading Promoting ISU’s Principles of Community in Your Syllabus

Still time to register for the 17th Annual ISCORE

Conference Registration Friday, March 3, 2017 8 AM-5 PM Memorial Union Conference sessions >> Conference morning address and keynote >> The Iowa State Conference on Race and Ethnicity (ISCORE) is the university’s local initiative designed to provide an ongoing platform of sharing and applying new knowledge through presentations and workshops. The conference support the university’s … Continue reading Still time to register for the 17th Annual ISCORE

Register now for ISCORE events

The 17th annual Iowa State Conference on Race and Ethnicity (ISCORE) will be held Friday, March 3 (8 a.m.-5 p.m., Memorial Union). All faculty, staff and students are invited to attend and/or volunteer; registration is free but required. A half-day professional development preconference for university employees, designed to enhance understanding and sensitivity to cultural differences, will be held Wednesday, … Continue reading Register now for ISCORE events

Workshop teaches classroom inclusivity

By Paula Van Brocklin October 27, 2016 Inclusivity. It’s a bit of a buzzword on college campuses these days. But at Iowa State, university administrators are walking the talk — developing programs that take inclusivity from ideas to action. Last fall, under the direction of senior vice president and provost Jonathan Wickert, the Center for … Continue reading Workshop teaches classroom inclusivity

You’re Invited: Expanding Diversity Perspectives Faculty Workshop (Sept. 16-17)

You are invited to the “Expanding Diversity Perspectives” faculty workshop, which will address pedagogical strategies that foster appreciation for and commitment to honoring diversity, equity and inclusion within and beyond the classroom and studio. The workshop will be led by Dr. Geneva Gay, professor of education at the University of Washington-Seattle, who is nationally known … Continue reading You’re Invited: Expanding Diversity Perspectives Faculty Workshop (Sept. 16-17)