Events

Open Hours for Instructors

ET@MO

130 Heinkel Building

Instructors using technologies in their courses can drop by for help, advice and best practices.

Fall 2017 TA Writing Intensive Workshop

Campus Writing Program

215 Tate Hall

Writing Intensive courses make special demands upon faculty and graduate teaching assistants.  This workshop is designed to help both WI faculty and their TAs prepare to work together in the WI classroom.  Sessions are most beneficial when faculty and…

Teaching English as Second Language (ESL) Writers in Your Undergraduate Classroom

Campus Writing Program

215 Tate Hall

This hands-on workshop about best classroom and teaching practices for ESL students, includes how to effectively grade and respond to student writing and how to deal with plagiarism. This workshop is offered by the Campus Writing Program, the Center for…

Faculty Writing Retreat

Campus Writing Program

Conley House

Enjoy a quiet place with big tables at which to work with no interruptions. CWP staff will be available to read and discuss manuscripts, share resources and listen as you talk through your writing plans and needs. Register at…

MU Connect Overview

MU Connect

138 Heinkel Building

Learn about MU Connect and the Early Alert tools used to aid in student retention. This is an opportunity to explore this student success tool and receive hands-on assistance, as well as learning about the best practices in raising academic…

Scenario Based Thinking For Assignment Design and Assessment

Campus Writing Program

Conley House

Participants will see and create examples of assignments that place students into scenarios or problems in order to use course content to solve and communicate possible solutions and perspectives. Workshop facilitators will share examples of specific scenarios and rubrics used…

MU Connect Overview

MU Connect

Virtual Classroom (Zoom)

Learn about MU Connect and the Early Alert tools used to aid in student retention. This is an opportunity to explore this student success tool and receive hands-on assistance, as well as learning about the best practices in raising academic…

Teaching Academy: The Intentional Syllabus

Teaching For Learning Center

The Teaching Academy is an opportunity learn and discuss elements of teaching with new and seasoned colleagues. Take advantage of the institutional knowledge by meeting with other Mizzou instructors. Professionally led sessions provide demonstrations of current and trending topics in teaching. Participants will…

Faculty Writing Retreat

Campus Writing Program

Conley House

Enjoy a quiet place with big tables at which to work with no interruptions. CWP staff will be available to read and discuss manuscripts, share resources and listen as you talk through your writing plans and needs. Register at…

Early Alert Workshop

MU Connect

2-11 Agriculture Science Building

Learn about MU Connect and the Early Alert tools used to aid in student retention. This is an opportunity to explore this student success tool and receive hands-on assistance, as well as learning about the best practices in raising academic…

Academic Integrity in the Time of Course Hero

Campus Writing Program

Conley House

Faculty and campus leaders will share the current challenges and websites that are luring students into sharing their work and their instructors’ course documents. Participants will receive updated information that has complicated plagiarism and has created growing confusion for students.

MU Connect - Progress Survey Help

MU Connect

124B Strickland Hall

This workshop is your opportunity to learn more about completing and submitting progress surveys using the various tools in MU Connect.

ESL Writers' Workshop: Writing a Research Article 1

Campus Writing Program

Conley House

If you are an instructor, postdoctoral fellow, or graduate student at MU and English is not your first language, you are invited to attend the ESL Writers’ Workshops. In this workshop, we will learn about writing a research article for…

Faculty Writing Retreat

Campus Writing Program

Conley House

Enjoy a quiet place with big tables at which to work with no interruptions. CWP staff will be available to read and discuss manuscripts, share resources and listen as you talk through your writing plans and needs. Register at…

Early Alert Workshop

MU Connect

Virtual Classroom (Zoom)

Learn about MU Connect and the Early Alert tools used to aid in student retention. This is an opportunity to explore this student success tool and receive hands-on assistance, as well as learning about the best practices in raising academic…

Early Alert Workshop

MU Connect

146 Stanley Hall

Learn about MU Connect and the Early Alert tools used to aid in student retention. This is an opportunity to explore this student success tool and receive hands-on assistance, as well as learning about the best practices in raising academic…

Special Collections & Archives

MU Libraries

401 Ellis Library

Learn how to find rare and unique materials in Special Collections and University Archives, and integrate them into research and teaching. Explore physical and digitized resources, as well as strategies for conducting primary source research.

Teaching Academy: Alignment - Exams

Teaching For Learning Center

The Teaching Academy is an opportunity learn and discuss elements of teaching with new and seasoned colleagues. Take advantage of the institutional knowledge by meeting with other Mizzou instructors. Professionally led sessions provide demonstrations of current and trending topics in teaching. Participants will…

Faculty Writing Retreat

Campus Writing Program

Conley House

Enjoy a quiet place with big tables at which to work with no interruptions. CWP staff will be available to read and discuss manuscripts, share resources and listen as you talk through your writing plans and needs. Register at…

EndNote

MU Libraries

213 Ellis Library

Endnote is a powerful program for storing citation data and producing in-text citations and bibliographies in thousands of standard and journal-specific formats. Learn how to put this tool to work for your academic writing.

Early Alert Workshop

MU Connect

222A Strickland Hall

Learn about MU Connect and the Early Alert tools used to aid in student retention. This is an opportunity to explore this student success tool and receive hands-on assistance, as well as learning about the best practices in raising academic…

Critical Pedagogies in WI: Increasing Awareness on Social Issues

Campus Writing Program

Conley House

A panel of experienced WI faculty will discuss teaching with an intentional focus on students’ awareness of social issues through writing in their disciplines. Register at cwp.missouri.edu.

Early Alert Workshop

MU Connect

128 Heinkel Building

Learn about MU Connect and the Early Alert tools used to aid in student retention. This is an opportunity to explore this student success tool and receive hands-on assistance, as well as learning about the best practices in raising academic…

Mendeley

MU Libraries

213 Ellis Library

Mendeley is a free reference manager that produces citations and bibliographies. It organizes your PDFs into a fully searchable database, allows you to annotate those PDFs, and share them with colleagues. Mendeley is also a social network, helping you discover…

ESL Writers’ Workshop: Writing a Research Article 2

Campus Writing Program

Conley House

If you are an instructor, postdoctoral fellow, or graduate student at MU and English is not your first language, you are invited to attend the ESL Writers’ Workshops. In this workshop, we will learn about writing a research article for…

Zotero

MU Libraries

213 Ellis Library

Zotero is a free, simple, open-source tool for organizing, managing and formatting bibliographic citations. Learn to extract citations from PDFs and web pages at the click of a button, and create in-text references and bibliographies.

Maximizing Your Research Identity

MU Libraries

213 Ellis Library

Utilize ORCID, Google Scholar Profile, MOspace, h-index, impact factors and more to maximize your professional impact. Learn how to set up accounts and make these tools work for you.

Open Educational Resources (OER)

MU Libraries

213 Ellis Library

Are your students struggling with the cost of course materials? OER are free, openly licensed educational materials that provide alternatives to traditional textbooks. Learn more about campus resources that can help you  find, create, and use high-quality OER.

I’ve Gotta Teach! Putting Together a Syllabus

MU Libraries

114A Ellis Library

Join a diverse panel of instructors in a discussion of strategies for choosing relatable and appropriate course materials and building a syllabus around them.