Annual FTLC fall conference set

The annual fall Teaching and Learning Conference will center on engaging students in new spaces, fostering creative collaborations and guiding learning beyond the traditional classroom.

The conference, “Changing Paradigms: Engaging Students in New Learning Spaces and Contemporary Contexts,” is set for August 21 from 8:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m. in the Eberhard Center. It is sponsored by the Pew Faculty Teaching and Learning Center. Register by August 16 by clicking here.

Lee Van Orsdel, dean of University Libraries, will be the morning keynote speaker. Van Orsdel will highlight innovations of the Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commons and discuss the new era of academic libraries.

David W. Lewis, dean of the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Library, will give the afternoon keynote address on how openness and social productivity will influence teaching and learning.

Concurrent sessions will run in the morning and afternoon. View an online schedule here.