Academic Development Day/Week

Twice a year the College dedicates time for faculty discussions about relevant curricular issues and other faculty development activities.  Suggestions for topics can be directed to Maria Curtin.

Academic Development Week May 19-May 25, 2016

This year's Academic Development Week will span from Thursday, May 19 through Wednesday, May 25 and is open to all faculty and staff.

Academic Development Week Schedule

Academic Development Week Programs

Registration Link Coming Soon!!!!

Past AD Day Programs

  • Fall 2015: Teaching and Learning in a Technology Rich Student Culture
  • Spring 2015: Academic Development Week
  • Fall 2014: "Creativity Across the Disciplines" 
  • Fall 2013: "Teaching Naked" (José Bowen)
  • Fall 2012:  "Metacognition in the Classroom" (Saundra McGuire)
  • Spring 2012:  "Stereotype Threat and Academic Achievement" (Geoff Cohen)
  • Fall 2011:  "Decoding the Disciplines" (David Pace & Arlene Díaz); "Creating Inclusive Classrooms" panel
  • Fall 2010:  "Learning to Write/Writing to Learn" (David Fleming)
  • Spring 2010:  "Public Scholarship/Public Pedagogies" (Cathy Burack, Timothy Eatman, & Bob Zellner)
  • Spring 2009:  "Diversity Matters" (Ron Jackson)
  • Fall 2008:  "Navigating the Academic Career"
  • Spring 2008: "Engaging Students In and Out of the Classroom"