CEC Faculty and Staff Info Session
10:00 am, Community Engagement Center, Homewood
Faculty and Staff information session about the Homewood Community Engagement Center, 622 N. Homewood Ave., Pittsburgh, 15208
Learn About Good Research Practices
1:00 PM -3:00 PM; RCCO Learning Resource Center, 305
Overseeing a research study can be challenging. This workshop will provide an overview of the various components of Good Research Practices.
Active Learning with Top Hat
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM; Alumni Hall, B26
Top Hat's student engagement software is now available for all faculty and students at Pitt to use free of charge. This workshop serves as an introduction to Top Hat’s suite of tools, focusing on the most commonly used functionality: student polling and live discussions. No prior experience with Top Hat is necessary.
dB-SERC Lunch Discussion & Workshop
12:00 - 1:00 pm, 321 Allen Hall
During the lunch, Dr. Melanie Good from the physics department will give a first talk about her course transformation, “Generating student interest in Basic Physics I to improve attitudes and approaches to problem solving"
Localizing and Understanding Mechanisms of Gender Differences
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, LRDC 2nd Floor Conference Room
Eben Witherspoon, Ph.D. Candidate in Learning Sciences and Policy, dissertation defense.
Pitt Promotional Vendor Fair
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, William Pitt Union Ballroom
If you order promotional materials for your department that include any of our logos, please consider attending!
Annual LRDC Fall Reception
3:30 PM, LRDC 9th Floor
All are welcome!
Big Data P.O.W.E.R.s Innovation
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, 100 South Commons, Pittsburgh
6th Annual Pittsburgh's Outstanding Women Entrepreneurs Rally featuring: Lynn Banaszak, Zariel Johnson, Anne Germain, and Kathryn Fantauzzi