Assessment and Grading

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Henzlik Hall
This session presents important considerations for assessing student work, including: grading consistently; communicating your grading criteria to students; giving constructive feedback; and managing your time when grading large amounts of student …

Communicating your Research to the Public

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Scott Engineering Center
Whether you’re teaching or giving a presentation, public speaking and sharing your research with the public is going to be a part of your future career. This workshop will give you some strategies to help you feel more comfortable in those …

Study at Sheldon

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Sheldon’s Great Hall will be transformed into a great study hall. Fuel up with snacks and find inspiration throughout the galleries. Admission is free.

The Perfect Interview

Date: Time: 2:30 pm Location: UNO - College of Public Affairs & Community Service, Rm 132

Effective CV and Cover Letter

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Brace Laboratory
Search committees use CVs and cover letters to narrow their long list of applicants and determine which candidates merit a personal interview. Your CV and cover letter must provide a convincing case to your readers that your skills and experience …

Creating a Syllabus

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Henzlik Hall
The class syllabus sets the tone for the whole semester. What is the most effective way to design a syllabus focused on students and learning? We’ll discuss choosing content, organizing assignments, and other topics, all with the learner in mind.

Effective Résumé and Cover Letter

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:30 pm Location: Food Industry Complex
Applying for a job outside academia usually requires a resume and cover letter. In this workshop, we’ll discuss how to write an effective resume and cover letter that will help you put your best foot forward.

Wellness: Combating the Amygdala Hijack

Date: Time: 11:30 am Location: UNMC - Durham Research Center I

Play & Learning in Higher Education

Date: Time: 9:00 am Location: UNO - Roskens Hall

Designing and Delivering Lectures

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Henzlik Hall
Lectures are a predominant method of transferring information in university classrooms but they tend to be instructor-centered and have a bad reputation among students. In this workshop, we’ll focus on how to actively engage students in the current …