Programs for Spring 2018
The following programs are scheduled for the Armstrong campus. For a calendar of events for the Statesboro campus, please visit the website for Georgia Southern's Centers for Teaching and Technology (CT2). All events will take place in Solms 207 unless otherwise indicated.
Faculty Development Workshops
Creating a Teaching Portfolio: February 2, 2018, 12:00-1:30 PM
Fostering Self-Motivated Learners: March 2, 2018, 12:00-1:30 PM
Building Mindsets for Success: April 25, 2018, 12:00-1:00 Led by Dr. Janel Smith and other colleagues in the Department of Mathematics, this conversation stems from the work of a departmental faculty reading group.
What the Best College Teachers Do: April 27, 2018, 12:00-1:00 Led by Dr. Aimee Adkins and other colleagues in the College of Education, this conversation stems from the work of a college-wide faculty reading group.
Grant Writing Workshops
Introduction to the Office of Research Services and Sponsored Programs: led by Director Bruxanne Hein, February 16, 2018, 1:00-2:30
Research Integrity, led by Director of Research Integrity Ellie Haynes, March 23, 2018
Presentations from Internal Grant Recipients
Impacts of Nitrogen Fertilization and Conservation Tillage on the Agricultural Soils of the United States, led by Dr. Mei Mei Lin, February 9, 12:00-1:00
She's Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know: Gender, Race and Mental Capacity in the Nineteenth-Century U.S. South, led by Dr. Felicity Turner, February 12, 12:00-1:00
Computerized Collection in Physics (CCP), led by Dr. Bill Baird, February 26, 12:00-1:00
Examining Inorganic Carbon Biogeochemistry Across Savannah Marshes, led by Dr. Sarah Gray, March 7, 12:00-1:00
Increasing Faculty Awareness and Implementation of Team-Based Learning, lead by Dr. AndiBeth Mincer, March 21, 12:00-1:00
Design and Synthesis of Small Molecule Therapeutics for Alzheimer's Disease, led by Dr. Sarah Zingales, April 4, 12:00-1:00
Panel Discussion of Three Research Projects in Biology: April 9, 1:00-2:00
- Characterization of Fungal Community in Loggerhead Nesting Sand (Dr. Jennifer Brofft-Bailey)
- Immune Recognition of Pheumosistic Jirovecii: The Opportunistic Fungus Among Us (Dr. Traci Ness)
- Biting Back: Detection of a Bacterial Parasite in Nuisance Insects (Dr. Jennifer Zettler)
Avoidance or Tolerance? Response to High Light in Large-Leaf Pennywort led by Dr. Heather Joesting, April 13, 12:00-1:00
Effects of Stress on Behavioral and Biochemical Aspects of Learning and Memory in Zebrafish, led by Dr. Keri Mans, April 20, 12:00-1:00
Cyanotype Workshop and Artist Talk with Emily J. Gomez led by Professor Bridget Conn, April 23, 2:00-3:00