The Teaching and Learning Symposium will be held on April 15, 2014 at the McKimmon Center for Extension and Continuing Education.
This one-day event recognizes excellent teaching on NC State’s campus. Highlights of the day include a poster session featuring NC State faculty members’ scholarship on their teaching, a keynote address, and the presentation of several university awards, including the Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching , the Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor Award, the Outstanding Teacher Award, and the Gertrude Cox Award. Certificates of Reflective Teaching are also presented at this event.
This year’s keynote speaker is Dr. James M. Lang, Associate Professor of English and the Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence at Assumption College in Worcester, MA. He is the author of four books, the most recent of which is Cheating Lessons: Learning from Academic Dishonesty (Harvard University Press, 2013).
Schedule of Events:
1:00-2:00 p.m. Poster Session and Gertrude Cox Award Nominee Demonstrations
2:00-2:30 p.m. Keynote Address: Dr. James M. Lang
2:30-3:00 p.m. Meet the Author: Dr. James M. Lang
3:00-5:00 p.m. University Teaching Awards Ceremony and Reception