Program

Last updated 2/26/14

 

All events will take place at the Illini Union in Illini Rooms A/B/C.

 

8:00 – 8:30 a.m.

Registration and Coffee

8:30 – 8:40 a.m.

Overview
Michel Bellini, Interim Director of the Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning, School of Molecular and Cellular Biology

8:40 – 9:00 a.m.

Welcome
Charles Tucker, Office of the Provost
Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education and Innovation

Introduction of 2013-2014 Distinguished Teacher-Scholar
Amy Woods, Kinesiology and Community Health

9:00 – 10:15 a.m.

Plenary Session
Introduction
Tim Stelzer, Physics

“The Digital Evolution of the University”
Robert Lue, Inaugural Richard L. Menschel Faculty Director of the Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning, Director of Life Sciences Education, Faculty Director of HarvardX, and Professor of the Practice of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Harvard University

10:15 – 10:30 a.m.

Break

10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Video Vignettes, Innovations, and Conversations

Introduction
Cheelan Bo-Linn, Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning

Ann Abbott, Spanish, Italian & Portuguese
Romana Autrey, Accountancy
Robert Brunner, Astronomy
Cinda Heeren, Computer Science
Walter Hurley, Animal Sciences
Eric Snodgrass, Atmospheric Sciences
Matthew West, Mechanical Science and Engineering

11:30 – 11:45 a.m.

Informal Discussion

11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Lunch with Posters and Bookstore Displays

Campus Opportunities and Faculty Retreat Grants
Charles Tucker, Office of the Provost
Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education and Innovation

12:30 – 1:45 p.m.

Best Practices and Lessons Learned
Gretchen Adams, General Chemistry
Bruce W. Fouke, Geology, Microbiology, and Institute for Genomic Biology
J. W. Morrissette, Theatre

1:45 – 2:00 p.m.

Closing Remarks
Phyllis Wise, Chancellor
Retreat Conclusion – Feedback


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