This summer the CTL is again taking flight with a series of
workshops where faculty will discuss some of the latest technology
tools and how they can be used in teaching—and in research
too. All sessions will be held from 12:45 to 2 p.m. in
Library room 110. Lunch will be served at 12:30.
Thursday, May 31
Caroline Fuchs and Charles Livermore, University
Wikis/Blogs-Join us for a friendly debate on the relative merits of
these two social media tools. You may find that one of them
is right for your teaching style.
Thursday, June 7
Sharon See, College of Pharmacy and Allied Health
Clickers-Research shows that Audience Response Systems or clickers
improve student engagement. Here is an opportunity to
investigate this useful teaching tool.
Thursday, June 14
Ross Barbera and Belenna Lauto, St. John’s College of
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Facebook-Since this social media site is all the rage with
students, maybe it’s time to learn how you can use it in your
Thursday, June 21
Derek Owens, St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and
ePortfolios-The university provides Digication ePortfolios to all
full-time faculty and a growing number of students. Learn why
this is an important tool and how you can use it yourself as well
as with your students.
Thursday, June 28
Caroline Fuchs and Gina Marandino, University
Mobile Devices-Because tablets and smart phones are
becoming ubiquitous, it makes sense to learn how to use their
potential in teaching.
All sessions will be held from 12:45 to 2 p.m. in Library room
110. Lunch will be served at 12:30.
If you have any questions please contact the CTL at CTL@stjohns.edu or ext.