Excellence in Teaching Day Digital Schedule

This abbreviated schedule provides information on the timing and locations of all the events throughout the day, as well as links to submit questions and find program materials. 

In addition to what’s below, a quiet room will also be available all day in Gasson 204. Please feel free to step in if you need a moment, maintaining quiet in that space for anyone else who might be using it. 

We value your feedback and it informs our future programming decisions. When you’ve gone to your last session for the day, please take a few minutes to complete our brief, anonymous survey

8:45-9:30: Check-In & Light Breakfast 

Gasson 100

9:30-10:45: Breakout Sessions 1 

Faculty as Gatekeepers: Challenging Assumptions Around Access 

Gasson 309

Submit questions for "Faculty as Gatekeepers" session

Materials for the “Faculty as Gatekeepers” panel

Mentoring Graduate Students

Gasson 302

Submit questions for “Mentoring Graduate Students” panel

Materials for the “Mentoring Graduate Students” panel 

BC Funding Sources for Innovations in Teaching 

Gasson 301

Submit questions for “BC Funding Sources” panel

Materials for the "BC Funding Sources" panel

10:45-11:00: Coffee Break 

Outside Gasson 309

11:00-12:15: Breakout Sessions 2 

“I Expected You”: Designing for Universal Learning

Gasson 202

Submit questions for the “Designing for Universal Learning” panel

Materials for the “Designing for Universal Learning” panel 

Beyond Essays and Exams: Creative Ways to Evaluate Student Learning

Gasson 209

Submit questions for the Beyond Essays and Exams panel

Materials for the “Beyond Essays and Exams” panel   

From Students to Citizens and Professionals: Formation in and Beyond our Disciplines

Gasson 210

Submit questions for the “Formation” panel  

Workshopping Our Teaching with Design Thinking 

Gasson 205

Submit questions for the “Design Thinking” panel

12:15-12:45: Buffet Lunch Opens 

Gasson 100

12:45-2:15: Keynote: Sara Hendren

Gasson 100

Submit questions for Sara Hendren

Materials for Sara Hendren’s Keynote 

2:15-2:30: Raffle 

Gasson 100

2:30-4:30: Design Thinking and Re-imagining “the Who” of Our Classrooms

Gasson 306

Materials for “Design Thinking and Re-imagining ‘the Who’ of Our Classrooms”