Events for November 9, 2017
A restful 30 minutes of peaceful silence for faculty, staff, and students. This drop-in sitting will include verbal instructions for those new to mindfulness. No registration required. Release time is available. Please check with your supervisor. What is Mindfulness? Mindfulness is a term coined by scientist Jon Kabat-Zinn to describe a state of non-judgmental present awareness […]Find out more »
Graduate Equivalency Course (GEC) Format: Blended (online and face-to-face) Dates: September 18, 2017 – November 10, 2017 Face-to-face meetings: Thursdays, September 21, September 28, October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, November 9 (no meeting on November 2) GECs: 3 Instructor: Pascuala Herrera, ADS and Student Development View Syllabus Fee: No cost. Registration Closed […]Find out more »
Both online and face-to-face courses can benefit from a welcoming and informative course orientation. This two-part workshop will demonstrate how to hold a live, virtual orientation session in Blackboard Collaborate Ultra to get students engaged and focused in your course. It will also demonstrate how to create a recorded orientation using video, audio, and screencasting that gives […]Find out more »
Academy for Teaching Excellence Workshop Cancellation Policy
Occasionally, the Academy for Teaching Excellence may have to cancel a workshop due to circumstances beyond our control. With the exception of instructor illness and inclement weather, the decision to cancel a workshop will be made 48 hours prior to the scheduled date of the workshop. In the event of a cancellation, the Academy will make every effort to notify registered participants via their Harper College email account. If you have a concern about a workshop you have registered for being cancelled, please contact email@example.com or call 847.925.6174.