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Lunchtime Seminars Archive

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Thursday
Mar 5, 2015
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Lunchtime Seminars
CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER-Using Vialogue as a tool to foster conversations around video
Presenter(s): Laura Baecher (Curriculum and Teaching), Ching-Fu Lan and Joann Agnitti (EdLab, Teachers College, Columbia University)

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER. WILL BE RE-SCHEDULED. Find out how faculty have used Vialogues for discussion and reflection around video. [Details...]
Tuesday
Mar 3, 2015
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Lunchtime Seminars
Engaging students through co-curricular activities
Presenter(s): Annemarie Nicols-Grinenko (Office of the Provost), Christa Acampora (Philosophy), Barbara Bosch (Theater), and Elke Nicolai (German)

An overview of the Co-Curricular Grant Initiative, which provides funds to enhance student engagement with activities beyond the classroom. [Details...]
Thursday
Feb 26, 2015
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Lunchtime Seminars
Using technology to improve learner-centered nursing education: A CUNY-wide faculty development program
Presenter(s): Donna Nickitas (Nursing) and Shawn McGinnis (Nursing)

The presenters will share some of their approaches to blended learning in the New York City Nursing Education Consortium in Technology (NYCNECT), a CUNY-wide faculty development program dedicated to the adoption of learner-centered uses of technology to improve nursing education [Details...]
Tuesday
Feb 24, 2015
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Lunchtime Seminars
Assessment without borders: Innovative collaborations between Chemistry and Education
Presenter(s): Lindsay Portnoy (Educational Foundations) and Mande Holford (Chemistry)

A thought experiment between two professors (Chemistry and Educational Foundations) launched a series of interdepartmental collaborations where students from very different disciplines connected to share their domain-specific knowledge through presentations, discussions and reflection. [Details...]
Wednesday
Nov 19, 2014
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Brookdale Gebbie Room
Lunchtime Seminars
Using technology to improve learner-centered nursing education: A CUNY-wide faculty development program
Presenter(s): Donna M. Nickitas PhD, RN, NEA-BC, CNE, FNAP, FAAN Project Director, NYCNECT Shawn McGinniss, MS Ed Project Manager & Instructional Designer, NYCNECT

Dr. Donna Nickitas and Shawn McGinniss will share some of their approaches to blended learning in the New York City Nursing Education Consortium in Technology (NYCNECT), a CUNY-wide faculty development program dedicated to the adoption of learner-centered uses of technology. [Details...]
Thursday
Nov 6, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Lunchtime Seminars
Easy research assignment makeovers
Presenter(s): Dennis Paoli (Writing Across the Curriculum); Wendy Hayden (English); Sarah Ward and Gardner Treneman (Hunter Libraries)

In this research assignment makeover, faculty will hear approaches based on work in the fields of composition and information literacy. Join us as we consider a few simple adjustments that might make research assignments more meaningful to both students and professors. [Details...]
Tuesday
Nov 4, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Lunchtime Seminars
Cooking up a collaboration - Introducing "Observing the Eighties"
Presenter(s): Lucy Robinson (University of Sussex, UK); Respondents: Philip Swan (Library), Daniel Margòcsy (History), and Jeff Allred (English)

How did past eras look and feel from the "worm's-eye view" of their ordinary citizens? “Observing the Eighties” is a new Open Educational Resource that engages this question by collating source materials on everyday life in the UK in the 1980s. [Details...]
Thursday
Oct 30, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lunchtime Seminars
Why capstones?
Presenter(s): Martha Crum (Community Health Education), Liz Geltman (Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences), Jill Gross (Urban Affairs & Planning), Shyama Venkateswar (Public Policy)

Capstone projects, generally the culmination of a student's work in his/her field of study, can increase student engagement and deepen their mastery of a given discipline. [Details...]
Tuesday
Oct 28, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lunchtime Seminars
Maintaining quality in multi-section courses
Presenter(s): Mark Bobrow (English) and Jonathan Shannon (Anthropology)

Many departments at Hunter face the problem of managing core courses, such Pathways-compliant general education courses or gateway courses in the major, that serve a high volume of students through multiple sections. [Details...]
Thursday
Oct 23, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lunchtime Seminars
Engaging students in developing and using rubrics
Presenter(s): Erica Chutuape (Asian American Studies) and Lindsay Portnoy (Educational Foundations & Counseling)

How do you make sure you have a rubric that will truly work for you and your students? And once you have a good rubric, how do you engage students in its use? [Details...]
Tuesday
Oct 21, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lunchtime Seminars
Who are you online? Developing an online professional presence
Presenter(s): Kelle Cruz (Physics and Astronomy), John Pell (Hunter Libraries), Zachary Shirkey (Political Science)

Developing an online academic presence can help you make your work more visible, network with colleagues, and learn about new trends in your field. With many platforms to choose from, how do you select which to use? [Details...]
Thursday
Oct 16, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lunchtime Seminars
Introducing the Academic Commons
Presenter(s): Matt Gold (English and Digital Humanities, CUNY Grad Center)

Designed to foster conversation, collaboration, and connections across the 24-campus CUNY system, the Academic Commons has quickly grown as a hub for the CUNY community and has become a national model [Details...]
Tuesday
Oct 14, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lunchtime Seminars
Presenting and collaborating with VoiceThread
Presenter(s): Diane Berman (Special Education), Kathryn Narramore (English), and Lina Newton (Political Science)

VoiceThread is an online communication and collaboration tool can facilitate activities such as discussions around images, videos or documents [Details...]
Thursday
Oct 9, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lunchtime Seminars
Blending expertise to enrich student assignments
Presenter(s): Leighsa Sharoff (Nursing) and Jennifer Tuten (Curriculum and Teaching)

This session focuses on how collaboration with colleagues can result in well-developed, engaging online experiences for students. [Details...]
Tuesday
Oct 7, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lunchtime Seminars
Incorporating undergraduates into faculty research, scholarship, and creative work
Presenter(s): Mandë Holford (Chemistry), Paul McPherron (English), Mariann Weierich (Psychology), and Lisa Marie Anderson (German)

This event will highlight the ways in which faculty across the disciplines can incorporate undergraduates into their research and scholarship activities outside the classroom. [Details...]
Tuesday
Mar 25, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Lunchtime Seminars
How can multimodal writing assignments enable deeper critical thinking?
Presenter(s): Sean Molloy, English; Wendy Hayden, English

According to CUNY Composition scholar Liz Clark, college writing teachers [...] [Details...]
Thursday
Mar 20, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Lunchtime Seminars
Writing on the web: Criticism as building and sharing
Presenter(s): Jeff Allred, English; Julie Van Peteghem, Romance Languages

A rapidly increasing share of our reading and writing occurs [...] [Details...]
Tuesday
Mar 18, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Lunchtime Seminars
Easy Assessment Makeover
Presenter(s): Meredith Reitman, Director of Assessment

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could make just a [...] [Details...]
Thursday
Mar 13, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Lunchtime Seminars
Open(ing) Education: Lessons Learned from an Experiment with a Massively Participatory Open Online Course
Presenter(s): Jessie Daniels, School of Public Health; Polly Thistlethwaite, Chief Librarian, GC Library; Shawn(ta) Smith, Reference Librarian, GC Library;

JustPublics@365, a large project funded by the Ford Foundation, produced [...] [Details...]
Tuesday
Mar 11, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Lunchtime Seminars
The Changing Library: How Technology Enables Us to Rethink Services and Resources
Presenter(s): Dan Cherubin, Chief Librarian and Associate Dean Hunter College Libraries And Hunter College Library Faculty; Meg Bausman, Jonathan Cain, Hal Grossman, Julio Hernandez-Delgado, John Pell, Louise Sherby, Gardner Treneman, Patricia Woodard, Stephen Zweibel, Harlan Kellaway

As with all aspects of scholarship, the library is changing. [...] [Details...]
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