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Archives for January, 2014

Attention, GTAs: The CTL Is Seeking Experienced GTAs

The Center for Teaching & Learning is seeking motivated and qualified Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) to serve as mentors during the spring, summer, and fall of 2014. The GTA Mentors Program (formerly the GTA Fellows) provides an opportunity for experienced GTAs to gain valuable teaching experience and participate in advanced trainings and professional development. Position […]

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Information Density in Lectures: How much content is too much?

Keeping up with the volume of information continually produced in any discipline often feels like a herculean endeavor, and that’s for experts. When we then try to structure our courses so that they reflect the “best,” “most current,” and “cutting edge” information in our field, the problem becomes all the more fraught. On a ten-week […]

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