Let's Talk Teaching: Strategies for Making It Stick | Let’s Talk Teaching: Strategies For Making It Stick
Contact: Catherine Polydore
Time & Location: Wed., 26 Oct., 12:00-12:50, 4440 Booth Library
This workshop is inspired by Make it Stick: The Science of Successful Learning (Brown, Roedigfer, McDaniel, 2014), discussed in last year’s Faculty Development reading groups. Educational psychologist, Dr. Catherine Polydore, Counseling & Student Development, shares her original, classroom-tested methods for deepening student learning. Come join us for this brief, lively presentation, followed by discussion of how these practices and tactics can readily be adopted across disciplines.Please register by October 25th on the Faculty Development website (www.eiu.edu/facdev) or here https://www.eiu.edu/apps/registration/account_index.php?id=25. Thank you.Tags: Faculty | Faculty Development | Lectures/Seminars
EIU Meditation Club |
Learn to be mindful by practicing a simple technique of meditation. This technique of meditation will help you deal with daily stress and achieve peace and contentment in your life.Tags: Alumni | Community | Conferences/Meetings | Current Students | Diversity/Inclusive Excellence | Faculty | Prospective Students | RSO Event | School of Business
- EIU Writing Center Workshop: Apa In-Text Citations |
Job Fair Prep for Education Majors |
What do I say to school administrators at the job fair? What will they ask me? I don't really need to wear professional attire do I? Get valuable tips and information so you can be successful at the Fall Education Job Fair.
Reservations Required. Call 581-2412 or RSVP @ https://eiu-csm.symplicity.com/students/Tags: Career Services | Col. of Education & Professional Studies | Current Students | Elementary Education
EIU StepsUP! Open Session |
EIU StepsUP! is a prosocial behavior and bystander intervention training that is based on the nationally recognized program, "StepUP!". The University of Arizona, National Collegiate Athletic Association, and other leading experts developed this program that educates students to be proactive in helping others.
This session is open to all students.Tags: Current Students | Health Education Resource Center | TotalEIU
Thesis Research 101: Researching the Literature workshop |
Library faculty members Steve Brantley, Kirstin Duffin and Ellen Corrigan, in cooperation with the Graduate Student Advisory Council, will again be offering "Thesis Research 101" workshops.
Workshop 1: Researching the Literature - How do I know when I've found enough? What are your online research destinations? Identify key journals and key databases in your discipline and learn about alternative online sources for research.
No registration is required for the workshop. If this time/date does not work with your schedule, one-on-one consultation are welcome. Visit the reference desk at the library, or make an appointment at http://booth.eiu.edu/consult.Tags: Academic/Event Scheduling | Alumni | Booth Library | Current Students | Graduate School | Prospective Students
- Resume Review Blitz |
- Dietetics Faculty Meeting |
Paradise Equestrian |
Paradise Equestrian Therapy Center (P.E.T.) is a nonprofit organization that provides equine-assisted activities and therapy for individuals with special needs. Our program builds independence and self-confidence through activities that enhance physical, mental and emotional skills. P.E.T offers volunteer opportunities for Eastern Illinois University, Lake Land College and local community members. We also provide the opportunity for our riders and volunteers to experience the joy of being around horses. We invite everyone to visit the P.E.T. facility to see first-hand the unique benefits that our program has to offer.
Instructor(s): Carol Galey
**Please register by 10/21/16.Tags: Academy of Lifelong Learning | Alumni | Community | Current Students | Faculty | Prospective Students
Bird Club |
On the last Tuesday of each month, 6pm, local birdwatchers and bird enthusiasts convene to celebrate their shared passion and the learn from one another. The Bird Club – a member-led group – holds the monthly meetings at the Douglas-Hart Nature Center. Members are highly varied, from those with a budding interest in birds at their feeders, to those with an arsenal of knowledge and experience. Each meeting features a presentation by a member or guest speaker, and provides an opportunity for each member to share their recent sightings and bird questions. Field trips and group bird-watching opportunities arise throughout the year. Anyone is welcome to join this flock, and more information can be found at www.dhnature.org/bird-club or by calling the Douglas-Hart Nature Center at 217-235-4644.Tags: Academy of Lifelong Learning | Alumni | Community | Current Students | Faculty | Lectures/Seminars | Prospective Students | School of Continuing Education
Panthers on the Run |
There will be a color run hosted by EIU entrepreneur students on Sunday October 30th. It is 10 dollars per participant and tons of fun. The goal is to be covered from head to toe with color by the end of your race. The race is not timed and half of the proceeds go to CCAR a local philanthropy.Tags: Community | Current Students | Faculty