RSS Feed | University of Rochester Events Calendar Daily update from the University of Rochester Events Calendar http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar (c)2016 University of Rochester Summer Brown Bag Series: Thriving Amidst Bias http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1094668 http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1094668 Helen Wood Hall Auditorium 1-304 Medical Center
Thursday, August 25, 2016
12:00 PM

Vineeth John, Department of Psychiatry, will discuss "Thriving Amidst Bias: The V.A.A.R. Mantra."  

The series is hosted by the Department of Psychiatry’s Office of Mental Health Promotion and Diversity & Cultural Awareness Leadership Team (DCALT) in collaboration with the University-Wide Diversity & Inclusion Committee, Human Resource’s Organizational Development, Equal Opportunity, Community Engagement & Staff Diversity & Inclusion Offices, URMC Office for Inclusion & Culture Development, the Paul J. Burgett Intercultural Center, the Wilmot Cancer Center, Women’s Initiative Supporting Health (W.I.S.H.) and the Center for Community Health.

The 4th Annual Summer Brown Bag Series: The Health Impact of Everyday Actions and Interactions - What We Can Do To Make a Positive Difference. Open to the University community. 

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UR Year One Program: The Promotion Process and Earning Tenure http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095198 http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095198 Wilson Commons Havens Lounge
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
11:30 AM

The session, hosted by Provost Clark and a diverse panel of administrators, provides an overview of the school-specific promotion and tenure process, along with tips from those who have recently been there. 

Register online. Contact Adele Coelho, faculty outreach coordinator, at (585) 273-2571 or via email at adele.coelho@rochester.edu with any questions. 

The UR Year One Program is for new and early career faculty and sponsored by the Offices of the Provost and Faculty Development and Diversity. 

Additional information can be found at 
http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/faculty/development/events/


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Two Icons Lecture: Sikivu Hutchison http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1093732 http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1093732 Rush Rhees Library Hawkins-Carlson Room
Thursday, September 29, 2016
5:00 PM
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Future Faculty Program: Understanding the Faculty Role http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095201 http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095201 Off Campus
Thursday, October 6, 2016
12:30 PM

Gain a clearer understanding of the roles and responsibilities of academic careers, hear alumni perspectives on transitioning from graduate student to faculty member, learn of discipline specific expectations and challenges in the job search, including building a CV, and preparing to interview.

Location: Staybridge Suites

Register online. Contact Adele Coelho, faculty outreach coordinator, at (585) 273-2571 or via email at adele.coelho@rochester.edu with any questions. Additional information can be found at http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/faculty/development/events/

Future Faculty Program: Designed collaboratively by faculty from each of the University’s schools, the Workshop aims to prepare the next generation of faculty, and to give our graduates a competitive edge in the academic marketplace. It offers information and hands-on experience with aspects of faculty life not traditionally part of graduate curriculums, including innovative teaching, assessing learning, mentoring, working amid diversity, employing technology in teaching. Invitations to participate are extended to doctoral students and post-docs by the graduate deans; registration and program logistics are handled by the Provost’s Office. 


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Lewis Henry Morgan Lecture: Rupert Stasch http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1087680 http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1087680 Hutchison Hall Lander Auditorium
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
7:00 PM

Rupert Stasch, University of Cambridge, will give a talk. Sponsored by the Department of Anthropology. 

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Future Faculty Program: Learner-Centered Teaching http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095232 http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095232 Helen Wood Hall School of Nursing
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
11:30 AM

"Learner-Centered Teaching: Innovative Approaches that Engage Learners." 

Register online. RSVP deadline by Oct. 14. Contact Adele Coelho, faculty outreach coordinator, at (585) 273-2571 or via email at adele.coelho@rochester.edu with any questions. Additional information can be found at http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/faculty/development/events/

Future Faculty Program: Designed collaboratively by faculty from each of the University’s schools, the Workshop aims to prepare the next generation of faculty, and to give our graduates a competitive edge in the academic marketplace. It offers information and hands-on experience with aspects of faculty life not traditionally part of graduate curriculums, including innovative teaching, assessing learning, mentoring, working amid diversity, employing technology in teaching. Invitations to participate are extended to doctoral students and post-docs by the graduate deans; registration and program logistics are handled by the Provost’s Office. 

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Annual Research Conference: Conversations on Race http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095202 http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095202 Helen Wood Hall School of Nursing Medical Center
Friday, November 4, 2016
11:30 AM

The University-wide annual research conference’s overall objective is to promote diversity and inclusion through the advancement of scholarship and showcasing UR scholarly activity. "Conversations on Race" aims to encourage active dialogue within the UR academic community on the topic of race. www.rochester.edu/diversity   #URDiversity

This conference will...
- Spark and share meaningful dialogue within the UR academic community concerning issues on race
- Inform pedagogy for sustainable learning environments relating to race and diversity
- Create a space for scholarly exchange at the University to ask questions, get assistance and seek collaborative opportunities around race and diversity

This conference is FREE, but registration is REQUIRED.

For more information, please contact Ashley N. Anderson at ashley.n.anderson@rochester.edu or (585) 273-4297 with any questions.

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Future Faculty Program: Teaching Fundamentals http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095339 http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095339 Interfaith Chapel River Campus
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
11:30 AM

"Teaching Fundamentals: Tools to Demystify Course Planning and Assessment" Learn tools and tips for setting objectives, building course plans, and assessing learning. Participants will have time to develop sample course maps, test blueprint and assessment tracking maps. 

Register online. RSVP deadline by Nov. 4. Contact Adele Coelho, faculty outreach coordinator, at (585) 273-2571 or via email at adele.coelho@rochester.edu with any questions. Additional information can be found at http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/faculty/development/events/

Future Faculty Program: Designed collaboratively by faculty from each of the University’s schools, the Workshop aims to prepare the next generation of faculty, and to give our graduates a competitive edge in the academic marketplace. It offers information and hands-on experience with aspects of faculty life not traditionally part of graduate curriculums, including innovative teaching, assessing learning, mentoring, working amid diversity, employing technology in teaching. Invitations to participate are extended to doctoral students and post-docs by the graduate deans; registration and program logistics are handled by the Provost’s Office. 



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Transparent Symposium: Reading by Eileen Myles http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095950 http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1095950 Rush Rhees Library Hawkins-Carlson Room
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
7:00 PM
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Transparent: A Multi-Disciplinary Symposium http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1063195 http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1063195 River Campus
Thursday, December 1, 2016
8:00 AM

Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies and cosponsored by American Studies, Film & Media Studies, English, Jewish Studies, Modern Languages & Cultures, and Religion & Classics. Read more online.

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Transparent: A Multi-Disciplinary Symposium http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1063196 http://www.rochester.edu/diversity/eventscalendar?event&id=1063196 River Campus
Friday, December 2, 2016
8:00 AM

Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies and cosponsored by American Studies, Film & Media Studies, English, Jewish Studies, Modern Languages & Cultures, and Religion & Classics. Read more online.

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