Upcoming Events

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 2:00pm
Bevan 1001 (Parking passes provided)
What practices are most likely to provide helpful information while the course is in progress? What options are there for administering mid-term course evaluations? Are there other ways of collecting feedback from students, besides formal evaluations?
Monday, January 29, 2018 - 1:00pm
Bevan 1001 (Parking passes provided)
How can we characterize our expectations of student employees as Student Learning Outcomes? Can these learning outcomes inform the training and evaluation of student workers? To what degree might our expectations for student employees align with the objectives of undergraduate education at Duke?
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 1:30pm
Rubenstein Library 349
Event intended for Trinity College assessment liaisons. Session will address: •    How can we leverage the research traditions of our discipline for use in assessment of learning? •    How do we know which type of evidence is most likely to tell the story of learning in our program? •    Do we have... Read More »
Monday, March 5, 2018 - 8:30am
Rubenstein Library 349
Event intended for Trinity College assessment liaisons. This is a follow-up to the October 2017 session. It will address: •    What questions can we ask of available course evaluation reports? •    What questions are asked on the enrolled student and senior surveys? •    What can we do with grade... Read More »
Monday, March 19, 2018 - 2:00pm
Rubenstein Library 349
Session will address: •    Can we make the notion of “critical thinking” more concrete?  What does it look like? •    How do we represent critical thinking in the curriculum and co-curriculum? •    How does the Office of Assessment operationalize and measure critical thinking?  
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 10:00am
Rubenstein Library 349
Guest speakers Emily Daly and Joyce Chapman, from Duke University Libraries, will introduce their recent study of the experience of first-generation students using Duke’s libraries.  In addition to reflection on their research findings, the discussion will include ways of exploring the experiences... Read More »
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
Perkins Library 217
Event intended for Trinity College assessment liaisons.  Buffet lunch served.  RSVPs to joan.shipman@duke.edu are requested.  This is our semesterly assessment liaison luncheon, made possible by Dean Valerie Ashby and her team.  Please join us for small-group conversations about assessment in your... Read More »
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 8:30am
Bevan 1001 (Parking passes provided)
Event intended for Trinity College assessment liaisons. •    Liaisons are required to submit the 2017-18 department assessment portfolio by June 1, 2018. •    Participants will learn about new functions in the portfolio. •    Participants will migrate work from the 2016-17 cycle to the present... Read More »
Monday, May 7, 2018 - 8:30am
Perkins Library 217
In facilitated small-group discussions, participants will explore the following questions: •    What have you learned from your assessment efforts this cycle?  What do you plan to do differently next year? •    How do you communicate the results of your study on student learning back to faculty... Read More »
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 11:00am
Bevan 1001 (Parking passes provided)
Event intended for Trinity College assessment liaisons. •    Liaisons are required to submit the 2017-18 department assessment portfolio by June 1, 2018. •    Participants will learn about new functions in the portfolio. •    Participants will migrate work from the 2016-17 cycle to the present... Read More »

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