Wally Cordes Teaching and Faculty Support Center Announces September Virtual Presentations
Faculty members, top from left, Janine Parry and Jeannie Whayne; and bottom, Dave Fredrick and Stephanie Schulte will give virtual presentations during September.
The Teaching and Faculty Support Center will host four virtual presentations during the month of September:
Wednesday, Sept. 16, noon to 1 p.m., and Thursday, Sept. 17, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Janine Parry, professor in the Department of Political Science, will present "Campus Conversations: Exercising Temperance in an Intemperate Time." Select one date to attend.
Tuesday, Sept. 22, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Jeannie Whayne, professor in the Department of History, and Dave Fredrick, associate professor in the Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures, will present on "Gaming American History: Mornin' in Your Eyes."
Tuesday, Sept. 29 (1-2 p.m.)
Join us for an informal conversation about teaching with the September Cordes Chairperson, Stephanie Schulte, chair of the Department of Communication.
Faculty can participate in these sessions by logging on to Blackboard (learn.uark.edu). If you have signed up to be a member of the Wally Cordes Teaching and Faculty Support Center online community, this link will appear under "Non-Credit Courses." Open the link, click on the "Virtual Meeting" link, and then click on the specific Zoom meeting you wish to join. Each meeting will open to participants 15 minutes before the official start time, so join early for informal conversation with your faculty colleagues prior to the program.
If you are not a member of the TFSC Online Community, but would like to join over 400 faculty colleagues who are, send Lori Libbert an email at TFSC@uark.edu and ask her to sign you up. We would love to have you!
Lori Libbert, HEI Program coordinator
Wally Cordes Teaching and Faculty Support Center
Lisa M. Corrigan, professor of communication, will give the first of four lectures focusing on racism, social justice, and policing hosted by the Pryor Center. It will be at 6 p.m. Thursday.
Douglas Terrier, chief technologist for NASA, will discuss space technologies at 11:30 a.m. CDT Sept. 23. U of A students will have access to hear the discussion through the university's Rome Center.
Mary Gentile, author of Giving Voice to Values, will speak via Zoom at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, as part of the Let's Talk About Integrity and Race program.
Carl Smith will be a visiting professor at the University of Sheffield School of Architecture. He was also awarded the 2020 Green Medal Sustainability Award by Garden Communicators International.
University of Arkansas Greek Life will offer a variety of programs and activities to inform the Greek community on the dangers of hazing.