Tag: Professional Development

  • Join the Center for Women’s and Gender Studies for warm food and great discussion on Friday, November 17th for their upcoming event, “Grateful for Each Other Get Together: A Friendsgiving Gathering of Good Ideas.” This event is an installment in the CWGS’s Silver Anniversary Speaker Series, a dynamic and informative speaker series put on to…

  • Announcement brought to you by the College of Education in partnership with Engage Upstate (The Office of Service Learning and Community Engagement) & the Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Program, US Dept. of Education. Learn in Costa Rica & the Dominican Republic – June 2024 Read below to learn more about an immersive 30-day education, culture,…

  • ENGAGING GREEN with SPACE

    ENGAGING GREEN with SPACE

    Last Friday, over 30 students, faculty, and staff gathered at the Upper Chinquapin Greenway in Spartanburg, only a mile from campus, to kick off Upstateā€™s first ever ENGAGING GREEN Greenway Cleanup day in partnership with Spartanburg Area Conservancy (SPACE). The foundational effort of a multi-year revitalization project, this year 11 general education teachers will lead…

  • SL/CE Spring Showcase

    On Friday, 4/7, from 12:00-2:30, come hear fantastic stories of service happening in SL/CE courses around campus. Following SLCE ‘Best Practice”, this year, we will hear from both students and instructors. Come to support our students. Come to support your colleagues. Come to hear amazing stories. Come to learn! Date: Friday, April 7, 2023 Time:…

  • A few open seats remain the SE in GE bootcamp scheduled for July 11-13. Use this application form if you’re interested! Overview: – Live meetings July 11-13 (Tues – Thurs) – Tue 9-12* (welcome, exploration of SL/CE, strategizing & goal-setting) – Wed 9-12* (conservationism on & off-campus, crafting assignments & syllabi) – Thu 9-2** (field…

  • If you’re interested in developing a class utilizing social action, please consider applying for this virtual Summer Institute on Teaching Social Action on June 6-8 (12-4 each day). FREE. Application required. This three-day virtual institute will introduce faculty and staff to an experiential learning approach for incorporating social action campaigns into either a semester-long course…