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Open Lab Cuts Ribbon on New Location

The Teaching Center and University Library System are proud to announce the opening of the newly renovated Open Lab makerspace in room 132 of Hillman Library. Open Lab features 3D scanning and printing, laser cutting and engraving, virtual reality, vinyl…

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Early Progress Reporting

The Office of the Provost is coordinating an early progress reporting (EPR) campaign for a subset of undergraduate and graduate students using the Pathways for Student Success platform. EPRs allow faculty members to identify students of concern and share that…

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Get Student Feedback Throughout the Term

Spring 2023 dates and resources Connect with students early Asking students for feedback throughout the term provides an opportunity to build relationships and make changes that can improve teaching and learning. Research has also shown that conducting midterm surveys and…

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2022 Teaching Center Award Winners, From Left, Blaine Walker, Daryl Putman, Max Glider, And Lizette Muñoz Rojas.

Teaching Center Recognizes Four Award Winners for 2022

The Teaching Center would like to congratulate Max Glider, manager of Classroom Services, Lizette Muñoz Rojas, teaching consultant, Daryl Putman, educational software support specialist, and Blaine Walker, manager of Academic Digital Media, for earning a 2022 Teaching Center Staff Excellence…

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Teaching Surveys End Dec. 11

Teaching surveys end Dec. 11 at 11:59 p.m. Faculty should encourage students to respond with their feedback before the deadline. Use the features in Canvas to: Post an announcement about the purpose of feedback, and how it's used. Add an…

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Week of SEISMIC: Jan, 16-19

The University of Pittsburgh has joined nine other top public universities across the country to form SEISMIC, a collaboration focused on supporting and promoting equity and inclusion in introductory STEM courses though sharing best practices and collaborative research. To provide…

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Supporting Student Well-Being

As we continue to create environments in which our students can thrive as they live and learn, we want to encourage you to think about how your engagement with students can support their well-being. At Pitt, we define well-being as…

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Laptop Loans Due Back By Dec. 16

Faculty who received laptop loans from Classroom Services must return their equipment on, or before, Dec. 16. Classroom Services will perform significant upgrades to its fleet of computers over the winter break. New loans will be re-issued to faculty upon…

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GSA for Equity and Inclusion in Pedagogy

The University Center for Teaching and Learning's Center for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Curriculum is looking to hire a graduate student assistant (GSA) for Equity and Inclusion in Pedagogy for spring and summer 2023 terms, with the possibility…

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Important Note: Spring Courses & Integrations Update

Canvas spring courses are almost ready and will start appearing on your dashboard next week. There are some important changes happening with many of the available Canvas integrations to be aware of as you build or import your spring courses.…

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