2022 Teaching and Learning Symposium: Creating Our New Normal

The Office for Faculty Excellence is pleased to host their 2022 Teaching and Learning Symposium on Friday, February 25, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:45 p.m., virtually via Zoom. This year’s theme will be Creating Our New Normal. The Symposium will include a keynote lecture, concurrent sessions, and a poster session.

Dr. Susan D. Blum
Our keynote speakers will be Dr. Susan D Blum. Dr. Blum is a professor of anthropology at the University of Notre Dame, currently fixated on education and pedagogical praxis, after a previous incarnation as a China anthropologist. She is the author of “I Love Learning; I Hate School”: An Anthropology of College (Cornell, 2016) and My Word! Plagiarism and College Culture (Cornell, 2009), and the editor of the recent volume Ungrading: Why Rating Students Undermines Learning (and What to Do Instead) (West Virginia University Press, 2020). With 5 co-authors, she has written “A Theory of Public Higher Education,” published in Soundings: An Interdisciplinary Journal in July 2021.We invite faculty, postdoctoral scholars, and staff from all member institutions of the Cooperating Raleigh Colleges (NC State, Meredith College, Saint Augustine’s University, Shaw University, Wake Tech Community College, William Peace University) to attend. Registration is required by filling out the REGISTRATION FORM.

Proposals for Virtual Sessions and Digital Poster are now being accepted. New for 2022: faculty, postdoctoral scholars and professional staff from all six member institutions of the Cooperating Raleigh Colleges (NC State, Meredith College, Saint Augustine’s University, Shaw University, Wake Tech Community College, William Peace University) are eligible to submit proposals! Proposals are due January 7, 2022. Please see the full Call for Proposals for more information.

The Teaching and Learning Symposium is an annual event celebrating teaching and learning at NC State. Each February, the Symposium bring together NC State faculty and staff to participate in interactive sessions led by NC State faculty, attend a keynote lecture, view a poster session, and meet and talk with NC State peers who are interested in teaching and learning.

For information about previous Symposiums, please follow the links below: