JoAnn Brewer

Posts by JoAnn Brewer

The Role of Grading

Please join us on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 in the CTLR (LIB 225), at 12:15 PM. To many faculty, grading is a necessary burden that accompanies the more invigorating dimensions of teaching.  Grading’s secure place in the academy, however, often … Continue reading

Academic Roundtable — The Future of the Lecture

Please join us on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 in the Davis Family Library, Harman Reading Area at 12:15 PM for the first Academic Roundtable of the fall semester. The lecture has a long history in the academy.  In recent years, … Continue reading

2014 Spring Pedagogy Series

■Online Identity Part 1 – Tuesday, June 3, 10:30 am – noon  in Wilson Media Lab, LIB 220 With every click, post, tweet, checkout, like, search, digg, friend, tag and other activities we have created a record of our time spent interacting … Continue reading

Academic Roundtable – Moving Research Forward

Christal Brown and other members of the Movement Matters Steering Committee Join members of the Movement Matters steering committee on Wednesday, April 30, at 12:30 p.m. in the Axinn Center Abernethy Room for a discussion on the process of creating … Continue reading

Academic Roundtable – College-Wide Learning Goals: Next Steps

Friday, April 25 @ 12:15 p.m., Davis Library 230 Members of the Ad Hoc Assessment Committee: Susan Baldridge, Chair; Amy Morsman, Amy Yuen, Bill Peterson, Michael Newbury, Damascus Kafumbe, Hang Du The Ad Hoc Assessment Committee will describe the initial … Continue reading

Academic Roundtable – Technology’s Horizon: The Impact of Technology on Higher Education

Join us on Tuesday, April 15 at 12:15 pm in the Axinn Center Abernethy Room. New technologies are continuously introduced to the education environment, having an impact on learning, teaching, and creative inquiry. The Horizon Report, released jointly by the … Continue reading

Academic Roundtable – The Pedagogy of the Poster: Using large-format print to encourage student engagement

Please join us on Monday, March 17, 2014 in the Coltrane Lounge at 12:15 p.m. Poster sessions are common means of sharing research and project information at academic conferences and our own Spring Student Symposium, but how are they used … Continue reading

Harry Potter and the Millennials: Media Effects, Research Methods, and the Politics of a Muggle Generation

What have been the shaping influences on today’s college students?  In his presentation, “Harry Potter and the Millennials: Media Effects, Research Methods, and the Politics of a Muggle Generation,” Professor Jack Gierzynski of the University of Vermont will explore the impact … Continue reading

Harry Potter and the Millennials: Media Effects, Research Methods, and the Politics of a Muggle Generation

What have been the shaping influences on today’s college students?  In his presentation, “Harry Potter and the Millennials: Media Effects, Research Methods, and the Politics of a Muggle Generation,” Professor Jack Gierzynski of the University of Vermont will explore the impact … Continue reading

Academic Roundtable – On-line Pedagogy Working Group Report

Please join us Friday, December 6, 2013 in the Davis Family Library, room 230 at 12:15 p.m. Members of the On-line Pedagogy Working Group will discuss their recently completed report that lays out a set of recommendations for how Middlebury … Continue reading