Faculty Center for Teaching
Grant Awards for AY 2016 – 2017
Small Group Development Grant Awards:
- Fall 2016: Creativity Across the Curriculum – Rita Chesterton, Laura Edelman, and Robin Riley-Casey.
- Spring 2017: Statistical Analysis with Bootstrapping and Randomization – Byungchul Cha, Allison Davidson, and James Russell
Pedagogical Development Grants Awards for Summer 2016:
- Brea Burger (Public Health): 4 week grant to develop and incorporate active learning and team-based pedagogies into the Epidemiology course.
- Brian Mello (Political Science): 4 week grant to research and construct units on video game-based learning for the Conflict and Peace Studies course.
- Mark Sciutto (Psychology): 8 week grant to reconfigure the Developmental Psychopathology course to replace an existing textbook with primary source readings and to design accompanying digital resources in the form of on-line mini-modules.
- Mirna Trauger (Languages, Literatures & Cultures): 4 week grant to develop a course for the Theatre & Dance Department on Hispanic drama in translation called Contemporary Hispanic Theatre.
- Marsha Baar (Chemistry): to attend and present at the Biennial Conference of Chemistry Education, University of Northern Colorado.
- Byungchul Cha (Mathematics): to participate in a mini-course on aligning undergraduate statistics education with the new ASA/GAISE guidelines at the Joint AMS/MAA meetings, Atlanta, Georgia.
- Joseph Keane (Chemistry): to attend and present at the National Conferences of Advanced POGIL Practitioners at Muhlenberg College.
- Brian Mello (Political Science): to attend and present at the Northeastern Political Science Association Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts.
- Michael Schnack (Music): to present two workshops, one for children and one for adults, in Dresden, Germany.
- Erika Sutherland (Languages, Literatures & Cultures): to attend and present at the Mid-Atlantic Conference on Hispanic Literatures, Lawrence, Kansas.
- Sherri Young (Chemistry): to present two chemistry education talks at the Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting (MARM) of the American Chemical Society (ACS), Hershey, Pennsylvania.