Join the Teaching Center and Pitt Online as we host multiple in-person viewings of the 2019 Transforming the Teaching and Learning Environment Virtual Conference, hosted by the University of Idaho. This annual conference features live and interactive sessions, giving you the opportunity to engage with education professionals across the world. We will host two pizza lunches in Alumni Hall for sessions that focus specifically on online learning. Please register online to attend.
The Provost’s Award for Diversity in the Curriculum formally recognizes the efforts of faculty to integrate diversity and inclusion into their courses and curriculum. Sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the University Center for Teaching and Learning, the award recognizes excellence in areas such as updated curriculum, expanded cultural awareness, development of teaching methods that are especially inclusive and interactive, consciously created learning environments that are welcoming and inclusive, and other changes that positively impact aspects of diversity and inclusion in the classroom.
Join us on Feb. 4 for a workshop focusing on understanding the needs of Latinx/Hispanic students in dealing with academic and career experiences at Pitt. Panelists will share their experiences in graduate school and discuss how faculty can better accommodate teaching and mentoring styles to meet diverse students' expectations and needs. Please register online to attend.