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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

Faculty Lunch and Learn: Who really wrote this paper? Your students and contract cheating

Facilitators: Silvia Rossi, Writing and Learning Strategist, Student Learning Services With Kerri Alderson, School of Nursing and Midwifery, and Katie Best, Office of Student Conduct Contract cheating occu...  More
Date:
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
EL2462 (Flexible Learning Lab, RLLC), ADC Supported (External to ADC)
Register! - 15 seats left

Exploring Active Learning: Four-Session Workshop Series

Facilitators: Luciano Santos and John Cheeseman Active learning is an ever-present topic in teaching and learning. However, the question remains: How can we go beyond a surface approach to active learning? ...  More
Date:
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Time:
10:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
EL2463 (Active Learning Classroom, RLLC), ADC
Register! - 7 seats left

Going Deep: Fall 2018: A Faculty Study Group featuring: How Learning Works

Session Information: Going Deep: A Faculty Study Group featuring How Learning Works: 7 Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching Authors: Amrose,...  More
Date:
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Time:
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Location:
EL2362 (ADC Meeting Room B, RLLC), ADC
Categories:
  No Category  
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Teaching cross-cultural competencies: contexts, connections, and complexities

When people talk about teaching “cross-cultural competencies” in higher education, what exactly do they mean? Might these ideas, and even the language used to signify them, shift depending on discip...  More
Date:
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
EL2462 (Flexible Learning Lab, RLLC), ADC/MRU Collab.
Register! - 18 seats left

Panel: Field Schools at MRU

Field schools are high-impact educational practices that foster student learning in an immersive setting. However, many faculty members and students have questions as to how to take the most out a field school....  More
Date:
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Time:
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location:
EL2462 (Flexible Learning Lab, RLLC), ADC/MRU Collab.
Register! - 20 seats left

Film screening: Uncomfortable: experiential learning in a foreign land

Uncomfortable: experiential learning in a foreign land is a unique film that gives us a deep dive into the world of experiential learning. What do students actually do on field schools? Do they undergo transf...  More
Date:
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Time:
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Ideas Visualization Lounge, RLLC, ADC/MRU Collab.
Register! - 21 seats left

Faculty Lunch and Learn: Meaningful Inclusion and Student Engagement, by Design

Despite our best efforts, sometimes we struggle to bring all of our students with us on the educational journey of our courses. During this Lunch & Learn, a roundtable of faculty and students will discuss s...  More
Date:
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Y324, ADC
Register! - 12 seats left

Going Deep: Fall 2018: A Faculty Study Group featuring: How Learning Works

Session Information: Going Deep: A Faculty Study Group featuring How Learning Works: 7 Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching Authors: Amrose,...  More
Date:
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Time:
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Location:
EL2362 (ADC Meeting Room B, RLLC), ADC
Categories:
  No Category  
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Going Deep: Fall 2018: A Faculty Study Group featuring: How Learning Works

Session Information: Going Deep: A Faculty Study Group featuring How Learning Works: 7 Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching Authors: Amrose,...  More
Date:
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Time:
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Location:
EL2362 (ADC Meeting Room B, RLLC), ADC
Categories:
  No Category  
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IRGF Workshop

Interested in applying to the Internal Research Grants Fund Winter 2019 Competition? Join ORSCE's Melissa Deane and Ada Jaarsma for information about the program and tips for submitting a success...  More
Date:
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
U265A - ORSCE Boardroom, ADC Supported (External to ADC)
Register! - 15 seats left