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ULM University Week

Spring 2014 University Week will be held January 6 - 9, 2014. Many activities have been planned to prepare for the upcoming academic year. The Schedule At A Glance is posted below and the full detailed schedule is available at this link.

Registration is now open for Moodle sessions on Wednesday, January 8  and faculty development sessions on Thursday, January 9. Click here to register for sessions.

Moodle sessions are limited to 25 per session.

Faculty development general sessions include a new type of presentation, the Pecha Kucha, as well as the popular roundtable and panel discussions. There are also afternoon breakout sessions with a variety of topics that you will find interesting. Be sure to join us at these sessions.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.

Marilyn McIntosh
PLEASE NOTE: The training for online ordering of ULM stationery has been rescheduled. It will be held on Friday, January 17 at 10:30 in Stubbs 100.

Schedule at a Glance

University Week: January 6 - 10, 2014
 Monday, January 6, 2014: All Day - Faculty prep time
 Tuesday, January 7, 2014: All Day - College and Department/School Meetings
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Faculty and Staff Luncheon

Presentation of Employee Recognition Awards

SUB Ballroom     
 Wednesday, January 8, 2014 - Faculty prep time
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Moodle 2.0 Training

ULIB 106
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Moodle 2.0 Training

ULIB 106    
1 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Moodle 2.0 Training

ULIB 106
 Thursday, January 9, 2014
9 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

General Session - Pecha Kucha Rapid Fire presentations followed by Roundtable Discussions on open topics

Presenters: Dr. Karen Frye, Karen Niemla, Paula Thornhill, Dr. Mike Beutner, Dr. Eric Pani, Dr. Hollis Bray, Dr. Jeff Anderson, Dr. Mike Camille

Refreshments will be served.

University Conference Center 

Library 7th Floor

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Panel Discussion: Teaching and Learning at ULM - Dr. Allison Wiedemeier and Dr. Paul Karlowitz, faculty members who have been recently recognized with awards for excellence in teaching.

ULIB 106
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Stress Management - Dr. William McCown

ULIB 3A    

Showcase of Best Practices in Online Classes - Paula Thornhill and Katie Dawson

ULIB 3B    

Image Now System - Robyn Jordan

ULIB 3C    

 Six Word Memoir - Dr. Claudia Grinnell

3:00 p.m.

Academic Affairs Talk - Dr. Eric A. Pani

ULIB 3C    
 Friday, January 10, 2013 Faculty Preparation