Upcoming Events

**Please note: All events are remote unless otherwise indicated**

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Spring 2021

January

Coffee Hour

Tuesday January 26th

9:00–10:00AM

Join us for an informal session to share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges with other faculty and Trefny friends.

WAC: Disability Support Services (DSS) and Mines Testing Center (MTC)

Wednesday January 27th

3:00–4:00PM

This week’s Wednesday Afternoon Club is a combined event with Mines DSS and MTC! Join us to learn more about how DDS and MTC works with you and your students to make Mines learning and assessment accessible and available for all. 

February

Coffee Hour – Academic Misconduct: Policies and Procedures

Tuesday February 2nd

9:00–10:00AM

Special guests Colin Terry, Assistant Vice President for Student Life and Title IX Coordinator for Students, and Derek Morgan, Dean of Students, will discuss academic misconduct and related classroom policies and procedures. Come to hear their updates and bring questions.

WAC

Wednesday February 3rd

3:00–4:00PM

Join us for Wednesday Afternoon Club, an informal session to catch up with colleagues and friends and share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges!

Brainstorming for Large Classes

Thursday February 4th

8:30–9:30 AM

Idea-sharing and troubleshooting sessions specifically for those teaching large classes. This is a standing meeting every other Thursday morning during the SP 21 semester. We welcome you to join the conversation at any time.

Engagement Workshop

Tuesday February 9th

1:00–2:00PM

Have you been trying to figure out how to engage remote students (those joining through Zoom) in your classes this spring? Join us to learn strategies for increasing student engagement. We encourage you to bring questions and share strategies that you have found useful for promoting student engagement.

WAC

Wednesday February 10th

3:00–4:00PM

Join us for Wednesday Afternoon Club, an informal session to catch up with colleagues and friends and share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges!

Coffee Hour

Tuesday February 16th

9:00–10:00AM

Join us for an informal session to share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges with other faculty and Trefny friends.

Brainstorming for Large Classes

Thursday February 18th

8:30–9:30 AM

Idea-sharing and troubleshooting sessions specifically for those teaching large classes. This is a standing meeting every other Thursday morning during the SP 21 semester. We welcome you to join the conversation at any time.

WAC

Wednesday February 24th

3:00–4:00PM

Join us for Wednesday Afternoon Club, an informal session to catch up with colleagues and friends and share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges!

March

Coffee Hour – Open Educational Resources with Emily Bongiovanni

Tuesday March 2nd

9:00–10:00AM

Emily Bongiovanni, Scholarly Communications Librarian faculty, will share information about Open Educational Resources at Mines and how they can improve your courses and reduce costs for students. Bring your questions!

Brainstorming for Large Classes

Thursday March 4th

8:30–9:30 AM

Idea-sharing and troubleshooting sessions specifically for those teaching large classes. This is a standing meeting every other Thursday morning during the SP 21 semester. We welcome you to join the conversation at any time.

Strategy Share-a-Thon

Tuesday March 9th

1:00–2:00 PM

This 1-hour session will include a series of lightning talks from faculty highlighting successful strategies they have used in their courses. Be on the lookout for a call for proposals and plan to attend to get some great ideas!

WAC

Wednesday March 10th

3:00–4:00PM

Join us for Wednesday Afternoon Club, an informal session to catch up with colleagues and friends and share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges!

Coffee Hour

Tuesday March 16th

9:00–10:00AM

Join us for an informal session to share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges with other faculty and Trefny friends.

Brainstorming for Large Classes

Thursday March 18th

8:30–9:30 AM

Idea-sharing and troubleshooting sessions specifically for those teaching large classes. This is a standing meeting every other Thursday morning during the SP 21 semester. We welcome you to join the conversation at any time.

Student Panel

Friday March 19th

2:00–3:00 PM

Hear from Mines students directly about their experiences with in-person, remote, and online courses this semester. More details to follow. 

WAC

Wednesday March 24th

3:00–4:00PM

Join us for Wednesday Afternoon Club, an informal session to catch up with colleagues and friends and share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges!

April

Brainstorming for Large Classes

Thursday April 1st

8:30–9:30 AM

No April fool’s here! Idea-sharing and troubleshooting sessions specifically for those teaching large classes. This is a standing meeting every other Thursday morning during the SP 21 semester. We welcome you to join the conversation at any time.

Coffee Hour – Library Course Readings and Resources

Tuesday April 6th

9:00–10:00AM

Join faculty Chris Thiry, Map and GIS Librarian, and Lisa Nickum, Systems Discovery Librarian, as they discuss Course Readings – a Canvas plugin to help you organize and prepare resources for your upcoming courses – and other library support. Bring your questions!

WAC

Wednesday April 14th

3:00–4:00PM

Join us for Wednesday Afternoon Club, an informal session to catch up with colleagues and friends and share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges!

Brainstorming for Large Classes

Thursday April 15th

8:30–9:30 AM

Idea-sharing and troubleshooting sessions specifically for those teaching large classes. This is a standing meeting every other Thursday morning during the SP 21 semester. We welcome you to join the conversation at any time.

Student Panel

Thursday April 15th

2:00–3:00 PM

Hear from Mines students directly about their experiences with in-person, remote, and online courses this semester. More details to follow.

Coffee Hour

Tuesday April 20th

9:00–10:00AM

Join us for an informal session to share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges with other faculty and Trefny friends.

WAC

Wednesday April 28th

3:00–4:00PM

Join us for Wednesday Afternoon Club, an informal session to catch up with colleagues and friends and share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges!

Brainstorming for Large Classes

Thursday April 29th

8:30–9:30 AM

Idea-sharing and troubleshooting sessions specifically for those teaching large classes. This is a standing meeting every other Thursday morning during the SP 21 semester. We welcome you to join the conversation at any time.

May

Coffee Hour

Tuesday May 4th

9:00–10:00AM

Join us for an informal session to share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges with other faculty and Trefny friends.

WAC

Wednesday May 12th

3:00–4:00PM

Join us for Wednesday Afternoon Club, an informal session to catch up with colleagues and friends and share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges!

Brainstorming for Large Classes

Thursday May 13th

8:30–9:30 AM

Last one for the semester! Idea-sharing and troubleshooting sessions specifically for those teaching large classes. This is a standing meeting every other Thursday morning during the SP 21 semester. We welcome you to join the conversation at any time.

Coffee Hour

Tuesday May 18th

9:00–10:00AM

Join us for an informal session to share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges with other faculty and Trefny friends.

WAC

Wednesday May 26th

3:00–4:00PM

Join us for Wednesday Afternoon Club, an informal session to catch up with colleagues and friends and share ideas, experiences, opportunities, and challenges!

Summer 2021