Center for Faculty Excellence

Be inspired to strive for excellence. Explore the resources and opportunities we offer to support faculty in their professional growth.

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Teaching During COVID

Explore these resources to help you create and facilitate engaged learning experiences for students during COVID-19.

Explore Resources

See COVID FAQs for the Classroom

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Learn Together

Learn with and from your colleagues. Explore and register for upcoming events offered by the Center for Faculty Excellence.

Upcoming Events

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Be Inspired

Find a development opportunity that meets your needs and goals. Explore the variety of programs and services offered by the Center for Faculty Excellence.

Programs & Services

The Center for Faculty Excellence provided a very positive environment in which it was possible to brainstorm new and creative ideas for advancing student performance.

Robert Kramer, Professor of Physics

Resources

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Learn

ACUE Course in Teaching

Try evidence-based teaching practices in the ACUE Course in Effective Teaching Practices.

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Develop

Faculty Book Club

Engage in interdisciplinary discussions around a book related to teaching or other aspects of faculty lives.

David Pratt

Grow

Faculty Peer Coach

Work with a faculty colleague to explore an aspect of your teaching and receive feedback to inform your instructional practice.

Upcoming Events

Oct 25

Level Up: Feedback

Learn about the qualities of effective feedback, strategies for getting students to read and use feedback and tips for being more efficient in giving feedback.

Oct 28

Level Up: Feedback

Learn about the qualities of effective feedback, strategies for getting students to read and use feedback and tips for being more efficient in giving feedback.

Nov 29

Level Up: Syllabus

Learn about the purposes of a syllabus, the impact of language and tone and how to make your syllabus more engaging.

Dec 02

Level Up: Syllabus

Learn about the purposes of a syllabus, the impact of language and tone and how to make your syllabus more engaging.