Call for Proposals: Innovations in Pedagogy Summit

The Sixth Annual Innovations in Pedagogy Summit will bring together faculty, staff, and students from across UVA and beyond to explore the theme Creating Inclusive Classrooms: Shifting from Thinking to Doing. Inclusive teaching is crucially important in higher education as… Read More »

James Lang visits UVA

  Cheating Lessons: Learning from Academic Dishonesty Thursday, February 22nd, 10-11:30, Harrison Small Special Collections Library  When students engage in academically dishonest behaviors, they may be responding to subtle pressures in the learning environment that interfere with deep learning and… Read More »

Controversial Topics and Difficult Dialogues

Feb 14, 12:30-2pm, Rouss Robertson 256 & Feb 15, 11:30am-1pm, McLeod 5060 Register here for one of these sessions. Effectively Engaging Students in Critical Conversations in the Classroom A workshop with Libby Roderick, Director, Difficult Dialogues Initiative, University of Alaska, Anchorage Description Colleges… Read More »

New Faculty Orientation and Welcome

All full and part-time faculty members hired after September 1, 2016 are invited to attend this two-day event schedule for August 15-16. For more information and to register, visit

UVA Academic Accessibility Workshop

The University of Virginia is hosting its second Academic Accessibility Workshop on Tuesday, May 16, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM. Luis Perez will share his thoughts on ways to effectively incorporate inclusive design principles and strategies into course content and activities. For more… Read More »

2017 Course Design Institute

The CTE is now accepting applications for the Summer sessions of our popular Course Design Institute. For complete details, click here.

A Quartet of Favorite UVA Professors Converse About “The Self”

A Quartet of favorite UVA professors  converses about “THE SELF” in their disciplines, their teaching, & their lives Lou Bloomfield (Physics) Stephen Cushman (English) Paul Freedman(Politics) Martien Halvorson-Taylor (Religious Studies) Lisa Russ Spaar (Horace W. Goldsmith NEH Distinguished Teaching Professor, 2016-2018, Moderator) WHEN:  Tuesday, April 4th, 5 –… Read More »

Student-Faculty Partnerships: Showcase and Clinic

Time: October 14, 2:00-4:30 PM Location: Open Grounds Would you like to … better understand what motivates and engages your students? explore a teaching question, issue, or conundrum with trained student consultants? be inspired by faculty and students who have… Read More »