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Personal information provided through the online Workshop Registration system (Name, Student ID, Email) is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act - section 33(c) and the Post-Secondary Learning Act. It will be used solely to manage workshop registrations and to contact participants.  Mount Royal University has contracted SpringShare Software Inc. to provide online workshop registration software services in order to make booking of these workshops more accessible for MRU students. Please be advised that the information you provide through the online appointment booking process may be housed on servers residing outside of Canada and, therefore, may be subject to the laws of a foreign jurisdiction. Although Mount Royal University has made reasonable efforts to protect privacy of users, the University cannot guarantee protection against possible disclosure of information residing in another country.  Questions regarding the collection of personal information can be directed to:  Academic Development Centre, Mount Royal University, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary, AB T3E 6K6, 403.440.6042

Essay Zone: How to Use It with Your Students

Facilitator: Amy Yoshida, Writing and Learning Strategist, Student Learning Services In an MRU study of developing academic writers, the students named Essay-Zone, the interactive online writing tool, ...  More
Date:
Thursday, August 23, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
EL1451A, ADC Supported
Register! - 12 seats left

Analyzing Writing Assignments: What Are We Really Asking Students to Do?

Facilitator: Angela Waldie, Writing and Learning Strategist, Student Learning Services Do you spend considerable time creating writing assignments but sometimes feel disappointed by what students hand in...  More
Date:
Thursday, August 23, 2018
Time:
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Location:
EL1451B, ADC Supported
Register! - 14 seats left

One-Day Orientation for Contract Faculty

All MRU Contract Faculty are welcome to attend. * * Those who have been teaching at MRU for one year or less, and have not previously attended the orientation, will be given priority for registration and ma...  More
Date:
Friday, August 24, 2018
Time:
9:00am - 3:00pm
Location:
EL2462 (Flexible Learning Lab, RLLC), ADC
Register! - 11 seats left

Analyzing Writing Assignments: What Are We Really Asking Students to Do?

Facilitator: Angela Waldie, Writing and Learning Strategist, Student Learning Services Do you spend considerable time creating writing assignments but sometimes feel disappointed by what students hand in...  More
Date:
Monday, August 27, 2018
Time:
10:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
EL1451B, ADC Supported
Register! - 19 seats left

Triad Kick-Off

Triad Kick-Off! Triads: Mentoring and Supporting Peers! Building and Sustaining Collegiality and Community! Revitalizing Relationships! Triad Kick-Off is a fun event held every August, which helps facu...  More
Date:
Monday, August 27, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Faculty Centre, ADC
Categories:
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Register! - 19 seats left

Keeping Current with APA

Facilitator: Silvia Rossi, Writing and Learning Strategist, Student Learning Services Has it been several years (and perhaps an edition or two) since you used APA extensively? The MRU handout APA for Aca...  More
Date:
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Time:
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
EL1451A, ADC Supported
Register! - 12 seats left

Solutions to Students’ Referencing Challenges: How You Can Help

Facilitator: Angela Waldie, Writing and Learning Strategist, Student Learning Services Are you looking for suggestions on how to help your students with referencing? At this workshop, you’ll hear ...  More
Date:
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
EL1451B, ADC Supported
Register! - 14 seats left

MLA Refresher

Facilitators: Silvia Rossi, Writing and Learning Strategist, Student Learning Services and Alice Swabey, Librarian The Modern Language Association (MLA) made significant changes to its referencing styl...  More
Date:
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Time:
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Location:
EL1451A, ADC Supported
Register! - 18 seats left

Decolonizing the Syllabus: Morning Session

Co-hosted by the Academic Development Centre and the Office of Academic Indigenization Featuring guest speaker, Rachel La Touche, Ph.D. Professor La Touche is a Teaching Stream, Assistant Professor in the...  More
Date:
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Time:
9:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
Lincoln Park Room (J301), ADC Supported
Register! - 20 seats left

Decolonizing the Syllabus: Afternoon Session

Co-hosted by the Academic Development Centre and the Office of Academic Indigenization Featuring guest speaker, Rachel La Touche, Ph.D. Professor La Touche is a Teaching Stream, Assistant Professor in the...  More
Date:
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Time:
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Lincoln Park Room (J301), ADC Supported
Register! - 15 seats left

One-Day Orientation for Contract Faculty

All MRU Contract Faculty are welcome to attend. * * Those who have been teaching at MRU for one year or less, and have not previously attended the orientation, will be given priority for registration and ma...  More
Date:
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Time:
9:00am - 3:00pm
Location:
EL2462 (Flexible Learning Lab, RLLC), ADC
Register! - 23 seats left

Going Deep: Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning – A Faculty Book Study

Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning A Faculty Book Study - Fall 2018 Facilitator: Erika Smith Are you interested in exploring how small changes to teaching can have meaningful ...  More
Date:
Thursday, September 6, 2018
Time:
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
EL2360 (ADC Meeting Room A, RLLC), ADC
Registration has closed.

Going Deep: Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning – A Faculty Book Study

Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning A Faculty Book Study - Fall 2018 Facilitator: Erika Smith Are you interested in exploring how small changes to teaching can have meaningful ...  More
Date:
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Time:
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
EL2360 (ADC Meeting Room A, RLLC), ADC
Registration has closed.

Going Deep: Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning – A Faculty Book Study

Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning A Faculty Book Study - Fall 2018 Facilitator: Erika Smith Are you interested in exploring how small changes to teaching can have meaningful ...  More
Date:
Thursday, October 4, 2018
Time:
10:00am - 11:30am
Location:
EL2360 (ADC Meeting Room A, RLLC), ADC
Registration has closed.