Center for Faculty Excellence September Events

The Center for Faculty Excellence is pleased to announce the following September events.  Please visit for updates. 

Office of Civic Engagement Service-Learning Series
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
9.00 - 10.30 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Topic: Learning Outcomes and Course Design in Service-Learning
Facilitated by Belisa Gonzalez, PhD, Ithaca College, Department of Sociology, and Richard Kiely, PhD, Cornell University, Engaged Learning and Research

Interactive session will provide faculty members with the tools for designing service-learning courses and developing appropriate learning outcomes for the courses. 

Upcoming Sessions:
Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 12:00 - 1.30 p.m. - Evaluating the Impact of Service Learning (Facilitated by Pat Spencer and Richard Kiely)
Tuesday, October 29. 12:00 - 1.30 p.m. - Building Sustainable Service-Learning Partnerships (Facilitated by Belisa Gonzalez and Richard Kiely)

A certificate of completion will be offered to those who attend two of the three scheduled sessions.  The series is intended to prepare IC faculty for the May 2014 CFE Excellence Institute on Service Learning.

Co-sponsored by the CFE and the Office of Civic Engagement.
(Register Here)

New Faculty Orientation Fall Workshop: The Integrative Core Curriculum--A New Faculty Member's Guide
Thursday, September 19, 2013
12:10 - 1:00 p.m., Klingenstein Lounge (lunch provided)
Facilitated by Danette Johnson, Assistant Provost and Director of the Core Curriculum

This session will introduce you to the Integrative Core Curriculum (ICC), Ithaca College’s new curriculum which will be required for all students beginning in Fall 2013. Participants will learn about the basic components of the curriculum and how they can become involved with the ICC.

New faculty should RSVP no later than September 9 by email to or 274-3734. Your response, whether positive or negative, will assist with refreshments and seating arrangements.

Book Authors Wanted
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
4.00 - 5.30 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Michael McGandy, Cornell University Press, returns to IC to meet with faculty members who are writing a book, developing a book proposal, or who want to learn about how to develop a book project.
(Register Here)

Human Subjects Research Approval Process
Thursday, September 26, 2013
12:10 p.m. - 1:05 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Mindy Cozzolino, Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy, and MaryAnn Taylor, Coordinator, Sponsored Research

The All-College Review Board for Human Subjects Research (HSR) is a standing committee at Ithaca College responsible for reviewing all-College research and teaching activities conducted by faculty, staff, and students that involve the use of human subjects to ensure that these activities minimize the potential for risk. To comply with federal and state laws for protection of human subjects in research and Ithaca College policies, all research that involves human subjects must be reviewed by and must receive approval from the HSR Board prior to data collection
(Register Here)

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Laurie Wasik at or (607) 274-3734. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Originally published in Intercom: Center for Faculty Excellence September Events.

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