Tag: Ofd

  1. OFD Roundtable: Anything Goes? Thinking Through Free Speech in the Classroom
    Join the Office for Faculty Development for a discussion on the scope and limits of free speech in the classroom.
  2. 4th Annual Provost’s Book Party
    Join us to celebrate your colleagues' books and major compositions published in the 2015-2016 academic year. Appetizers will be served!
  3. Publishing Advice Forum for Scholarly Writing
    Mechanics of manuscript and book proposal publishing do's & don'ts. Join Us!
  4. UMass Boston, IBM and Smarter Education
    Join us to hear about a new research initiative to advance accessible technology solutions for people with disabilities, low literacy, or novice technology skills, and the elderly
  5. Faculty Forum: Promotion from Associate to Full Professor
    Join a faculty panel as they discuss perspective on their decision to seek promotion and the steps they took to follow through.
  6. Research Computing User’s Group Meeting
    Join us to discus support for R and other open source software.
  7. Friday Writing Retreats
    Are you looking for a quiet place away from your office to work on your writing?
  8. MATLAB Seminar
    MathWorks is hosting a seminar on how to use MATLAB for students, faculty and academic researchers
  9. Provost’s Faculty Book Release Party
    Join the Office for Faculty Development, Healey Library and your colleagues to celebrate the release of faculty books in 2012-2013
  10. Junior Faculty Research Seminar Reception
    Please join us at the Junior Faculty Research Seminar reception.
  11. CIT Forum: Invisible Disabilities: LD, ADHD, Autism, TBI and Others
    Join the Director of the Ross Center and faculty panel for this discussion.
  12. CIT/Ed Tech Forum: Teaching with Blackboard Learn’s New Features
    Join the Director of Ed Tech and a faculty panel as they discuss and demonstrate how to use the new Blackboard features in your classroom.
  13. CIT Forum: Teaching Diversity Today: Faculty Engagement on Teaching Diversity Requirement Courses
    Join us as we resume a discussion on diversity requirement courses -- now a 20-year old undergraduate curricular requirement.
  14. New Faculty Initiative: Engaging Students in Large Classrooms
    We are pleased to announce a new faculty initiative for focusing on an issue of growing importance at UMass Boston: Engaging Students in Large Classes
  15. Publishing Advice Forum for Scholarly Writing
    Are you currently working on a book proposal or preparing a book manuscript for publication? Are you close to contacting a publisher and in need of advice about what to expect when you do?
  16. Flipping Your Classroom: Using Technology To Gain More Time For Learning-Based Activities
    Join two faculty members to see how they have turned their courses on their head.
  17. Book Release Celebration for Transforming Classroom Culture
    Join OFD and CIT to celebrate the release of Transforming Classroom Culture