Harvest of Change
Published Date 
October, 2015
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Pharmacy Course Focuses on Students

As a pharmacy student nine years ago, Michelle Fravel was not always sure that sitting in an auditorium for hours listening to lectures was the best way to learn and prepare for her professional career.

Now a University of Iowa Clinical Assistant Professor of Applied Clinical Sciences,...Read more

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Mid-semester Feedback

It’s been seven weeks since the start of fall classes and students and instructors are well into the rhythm of the semester. It’s a good time for you and your students to pause and take stock of how classes are going and what adjustments might enhance their learning experiences.

A...Read more

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The Center for Teaching has Moved

The ITS Office of Teaching, Learning & Technology's Center for Teaching has moved.

The new location is in University Capitol Centre 2080, which is at the north end of the second floor of UCC, above Hills Bank.

Please feel free to come visit, borrow a book on teaching and...Read more

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Proposals for Innovative Projects Due Oct. 15

The University of Iowa Academic Technologies Advisory Council will accept proposals for the Innovations in Teaching with Technology Awards through Oct. 15.

The goal of the Innovations in Teaching with Technology Awards program is to raise the level of teaching and learning at the UI by...Read more

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Blended Learning: More than the Sum of its Parts

As Iowa faces the challenge of larger undergraduate enrollments in the future, balancing sustained academic excellence and the effective use of University facilities will become increasingly critical to our institutional success.

Through careful course design and use of teaching...Read more