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August 29, 2016

9:00am – 10:30am STAR Open House

September 7, 2016

10:00am – 11:30am Suicide Prevention Training

September 9, 2016

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September 19, 2016

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Course Design Institute Applications Open

Registration is now open for our Autumn and Winter Course Design Institutes. Join colleagues from across the university as you take a big-picture look at a course of your choice and engage in a hands-on process of (re)-designing it to more effectively and purposefully help students learn.

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8 Ways Dennis Learning Center Academic Coaches Can Help Your Students

If students say they’re having trouble remembering all the information from class… We will teach them memory tricks to help them organize and retain all that important information. If they know how memory functions, they can take advantage of it when they are studying. If students say they don’t know how to study in college because more»

Successful Teamwork Requires Structure

Kathleen Harper is a senior lecturer in the Department of Engineering Education. In this guest post, she shares some insights about using group work to develop students’ teamwork skills and lists a few core principles for making group work successful. Studies ranging across the employment spectrum show that, no matter what field our students find more»