New Faculty Orientation

Orientation for all new faculty members will be held Wednesday, August 24, 2016.

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Welcome packet

Pre-Convocation Workshop

The TCLT welcomes Joshua Eyler, PhD as the faciliator for the Annual Pre-Convocation Worskhop, Sept. 1:

Why Failure is Essential for Student Learning


Registration begins at 8:30 am; workshop 9:00 am to noon. Lunch provided.

New Faculty Institute

The New Faculty Institute program provides highly practical information about university services, stimulating conversation about pedagogical practices, and a network of support from other new faculty members.

Fall 2016 Schedule




Fall 2016 Teaching Discussion Series

Failure: An Essential Tool for Student Learning

As a follow-up to the preconvocation workshop, the TCLT invites you to continue exploring the idea of productive failure and how it can be used to foster student learning. Each session will fetaure faculty panelistsand robust discussion. Lunch provided.


The Art of Failure

Friday, October 15, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Black Box Thinking

Friday, November 18, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Descriptions are available on the event flyer


2016 Quad-POD Event


Recognizing and Ameliorating Implicit Bias in the University Setting

Friday, September 30, 2016, 9:30 am - 12:00 pm, Michigan Rooms, UCEN

Facilited by Mathew L. Ouellett, PhD, Associate Provost and Director, Office of Teaching and Learning, Wayne State University


Workshop description