Each month, PACE will focus on a different teaching and learning topic. September’s topic of the month is First-Year Experience. In addition to the events below, see our First-Year Experience resources.
Setting the PACE on the First-Year Experience
The PACE monthly professional development topic kick-off! You won’t want to miss it!
Who: Faculty, Staff and Students
What: Student panel discussions by second year students on their first year experiences. Facilitated by Rick Patton, a PACE First-Year Experience Faculty Fellow.
When & Where: September at these different times & locations:
|Tuesday, September 4||12:15pm – 1:15pm||MA|
|Wednesday, September 5||9am-10am||BL|
|Wednesday, September 5||1pm-2pm||ST|
|Thursday, September 6||11am – 12 noon||DIV|
|Friday, September 7||10am-11am||HV|
|Friday, September 7||1pm-2pm||HV|
Why: For professional development on a high impact practice in higher education.
Upcoming monthly topics
- October: Setting the PACE for Global & Diversity Learning
- November: Setting the PACE for Service Learning
- December & January: Setting the PACE for Technology enhanced learning
To learn more about Setting the PACE events, contact the PACE office: 865-539-7335 | firstname.lastname@example.org.
Drop-in for GIFT Rapping
GIFT stands for Great Ideas For Teaching. Colleagues from multiple campuses will share their GIFTs on the professional development topic of the month.
What: Sharing Great Ideas for Teaching (GIFTs)
When & Where: Every 2nd Wednesday, at a different campus each month.
|Wed., Sept. 12: 11:30am to 1:30pm||HV PRT F101||First Year Experience|
|Wed., Oct., 10: 11:30am to 1:30pm||DIV||Global and Diversity Learning|
|Wed., Nov., 14: 11:30am to 1:30pm||MA||Service Learning|
|Wed., Dec., 12, 11:30am to 1:30pm||BL||Technology enhanced learning|
Why: To learn some great ideas for teaching from your colleagues and to share some of your own!
To learn more about GIFT Rapping drop-in sessions, contact the PACE office: 865-539-7335 | email@example.com.