Calendar-Graduate Education - Carnegie Mellon University

Week of October 20-26, 2013

Monday, Oct 21, 2013

Story Collider
Public Communication for Researchers
The national podcast of science stories comes to the Rex Theater! This is your chance to put theory into practice and tell your story in front of a live audience. If you have a story idea, stay tuned for an email with details on how to submit your pitch.

Tuesday, Oct 22, 2013

Telling Science Stories
Public Communication for Researchers
The producers of the Story Collider will share what they've learned preparing hundreds of science storytellers for the stage, to help you tell your stories and use them to enhance your talks and communication with the public.

Microteaching Workshop
The Eberly Center - Teaching Excellence & Educational Innovation
In this interactive workshop, participants teach a 5-minute lesson and receive feedback on their teaching from the other participants and the workshop leaders. These lessons are videotaped. (Note: This workshop can count toward the Future Faculty Program's observation requirement, but not the seminar requirement. Attending the workshop and following up to watch and discuss the video of your lesson can substitute for one of the two teaching observations required for the Future Faculty Program.)

Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013

Course and Syllabus Design
The Eberly Center - Teaching Excellence & Educational Innovation
Many decisions affecting the success of a course take place before the first day of class. Come learn about the principles of effective course design and how to use the syllabus to guide student learning.

Thursday, Oct 24, 2013

Spark: Start-ups and Emerging Companies (SUEC)
The Career and Professional Development Center

  • Innovative recruiting event featuring small businesses and early stage start-ups seeking students for jobs and internships
  • Open to all students; Day-After SUEC Interviews - October 25, 2013

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Week of October 27, 2013 - November 2, 2013

Friday through Monday, November 1-4, 2013

NAGPS National Conference
Graduate Student Assembly
The National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (NAGPS) will be hosting its 26th annual national conference in North Carolina this year at Duke University. CMU will be attending with a small contingency. Transportation and lodging will be provided for participating students.
http://www.cmu.edu/stugov/gsa/events/community-events.html

Tuesday, Oct 29, 2013

Supporting Student Learning through Good Assessment Practices
The Eberly Center - Teaching Excellence & Educational Innovation
How can you assess student learning effectively? Come learn about the differences between formative and summative assessment, as well as strategies you can use to create clear and appropriate assignments and exams.

Wednesday, Oct 30, 2013

Microteaching Workshop
The Eberly Center - Teaching Excellence & Educational Innovation
In this interactive workshop, participants teach a 5-minute lesson and receive feedback on their teaching from the other participants and the workshop leaders. These lessons are videotaped. (Note: This workshop can count toward the Future Faculty Program's observation requirement, but not the seminar requirement. Attending the workshop and following up to watch and discuss the video of your lesson can substitute for one of the two teaching observations required for the Future Faculty Program.)

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Week of November 3-9, 2013

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Week of November 10-16, 2013

Thursday, Nov 14, 2013

Microteaching Workshop
The Eberly Center - Teaching Excellence & Educational Innovation
In this interactive workshop, participants teach a 5-minute lesson and receive feedback on their teaching from the other participants and the workshop leaders. These lessons are videotaped. (Note: This workshop can count toward the Future Faculty Program's observation requirement, but not the seminar requirement. Attending the workshop and following up to watch and discuss the video of your lesson can substitute for one of the two teaching observations required for the Future Faculty Program.)

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Week of November 17-23, 2013

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Week of November 24-30, 2013

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Week of December 1-7, 2013

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Week of December 8-14, 2013

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Week of December 15-21, 2013

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Week of December 22-28, 2013

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Week of December 29, 2013 - January 4, 2014

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Week of January 5-11, 2014

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Week of January 12-18, 2014

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Week of January 19-25, 2014

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Week of January 26, 2014 - February 1, 2014

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Week of February 2-8, 2014

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Week of February 9-15, 2014

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Week of February 16-22, 2014

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Week of February 23, 2014 - March 1, 2014

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Week of March 2-8, 2014

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Week of March 9-15, 2014

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Week of March 16-22, 2014

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Week of March 23-29, 2014

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Week of March 30, 2014 - April 5, 2014

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Week of April 6-12, 2014

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Week of April 13-19, 2014

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Week of April 20-26, 2014

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Week of April 27, 2014 - May 3, 2014

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Week of May 4-10, 2014

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Week of May 11-17, 2014

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Week of May 18-24, 2014

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If your CMU office or organization would like to add an opportunity, please contact grad-ed@cmu.edu.