What’s new at Faculty Commons?

Teaching as research with CIRTL

On June 30, the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL) will lead a workshop on the concept of Teaching-as-Research (TAR) as part of the official 2017 Summer Faculty Institute program. Officially in operation since January 2017, CIRTL’s...
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Featured resources: Delaware Oral History Collection & Delaware Digital Newspaper Project

Asking your students to engage in research with primary sources can help them to develop important skills such as recognizing gaps in their knowledge and seeking additional understanding through critical questioning and research.  Here are two great collections that...
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Bridging the Expert/Novice Divide: Three Ways to Share your Research Struggles with Students

By: Lauren Wallis, First Year Experience and Student Success Librarian   It’s difficult to get students to embrace the reality that research is inherently messy. Sometimes when I’m at the reference desk working with a student who is frustrated because she’s not...
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May 5: First Friday Roundtable and Unconference

The 2016-2017 First Friday Faculty Roundtable series at the University of Delaware will conclude on Friday, May 5, at 3:30 p.m. in Faculty Commons (116 Pearson Hall). The session will be an “unconference” where attendees will set the agenda and address the issues that...
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The Center for Teaching & Assessment of Learning (CTAL) is hosting spring walk-in consultations at Faculty Commons

Here’s how they can help you…

Tuesday – Thursday

12:00pm – 4:30pm

Faculty Commons is open for drop-ins

Monday through Friday

8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Call (302) 831-0640 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

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