Question as Agenda


What portion of our days to we spend in meetings? As faculty we attend department and college meetings, committee meetings, meetings with students, meetings with research peer or our writing groups, professional development meetings, etc. But how many of those meetings are well run…or even necessary (certainly meetings with students and research peers are at … Continue reading Question as Agenda

Publishing with Students – Collecting and Analyzing SoTL Data


This is the fifth post from a series I wrote in 2012 about writing and publishing with undergraduate students. I’ll be publishing this series every other Thursday over the summer. For more recent research and resources, visit the new International Journal for Students as Partners and a special issue of Teaching and Learning Inquiry that … Continue reading Publishing with Students – Collecting and Analyzing SoTL Data

Publishing with Students – Research Questions and Journal Targets


This is the fourth post from a series I wrote in 2012 about writing and publishing with undergraduate students. I’ll be publishing this series every other Thursday over the summer. For more recent research and resources, visit the new International Journal for Students as Partners and a special issue of Teaching and Learning Inquiry that … Continue reading Publishing with Students – Research Questions and Journal Targets

Publishing with Students – Getting Started


This is the third post from a series I wrote in 2012 about writing and publishing with undergraduate students. I’ll be publishing this series every other Thursday over the summer. For more recent research and resources, visit the new International Journal for Students as Partners and a special issue of Teaching and Learning Inquiry that … Continue reading Publishing with Students – Getting Started

Publishing with Students – Student Voices in SoTL


This is the second post from a series I wrote in 2012 about writing and publishing with undergraduate students. I’ll be publishing this series every other Thursday over the summer. For more recent research and resources, visit the new International Journal for Students as Partners and a special issue of Teaching and Learning Inquiry that … Continue reading Publishing with Students – Student Voices in SoTL

Can Student Teams Be Cross-Functional?


My professional writing students often get annoyed with me when they ask questions about an assignment because my answer is usually “it depends.” The same is true if you are wondering if you can put together cross-functional students teams for a group project in one of your courses. A colleague in computing sciences who tries … Continue reading Can Student Teams Be Cross-Functional?