2014 Lilly Conferences on College & University Teaching
October 16-19, Traverse City, MI
November 20-23, Oxford, OH
Applications for funding now being accepted - due August 11, 2014, 5:00 pm.
The Thompson Center for Learning and Teaching invites faculty interested in attending the annual Lilly Conferences on College and University Teaching to apply for travel funding.  The Lilly Conferences are noted for their excellence in featuring a wide array of topics pertinent to university teaching presented by faculty scholars representing all disciplines from campuses around the world.  The conferences are structured to provide ample opportunity for interaction with fellow attendees to share ideas about learning and teaching.  Both upcoming conferences are based on the ongoing Lilly theme of “Evidence-Based Learning and Teaching.”
For detailed information about the conferences, please visit the following websites:
Lilly National Conference, Traverse City, MI, October 16-19, 2014
Lilly International Conference, Oxford, OH, November 20-23, 2014
If you are interested in applying for TCLT travel funding to attend either conference, please send an e-mail to Sandra Alberto with the following information:
Your Name
Brief Statement indicating:
  • Why you would like to attend the conference.
  • How you expect that this conference will directly impact your teaching. 
  • Whether you have been accepted as a presenter, and if so, on what topic.
  • Please indicate which Lilly Conference you would like to attend.
PLEASE NOTE: All tenure-track, clinical track, and full-time lecturers with an appointment for more than one year are eligible to apply.
Preference will be given to first-time attendees or those who have been accepted as conference presenters.
Funding is limited to $1,000.00 per award.