Program for the 2011 PDI

9:00 AM

Session Title:
Waitlist Information and Q & A
Presenters:
Susan Coulson,Chris Seng
Category:
General Teaching Topics
Date:
2011
Start Time:
9:00 AM
Session Length:
50 Minutes
Room:
214-16 LSC
Description:
Brief overview of the electronic registration waitlist, successes and adjustments. Most of the time will be spent answering any questions that have come up since we went live with it for summer session 2010 registration.
Goals and Target Audience:
Targeted audience-faculty, staff, advisors. Goal-update campus on the progress of the electronic registration waitlist; answer questions that have come up about it.

10:00 AM

Session Title:
Student Academic Misconduct: New Protocols for CSU Instructors
Presenters:
Elaine Green,Paul Osincup
Category:
General Teaching Topics
Date:
2011
Start Time:
10:00 AM
Session Length:
50 Minutes
Room:
213-15 LSC
Description:
Last summer the Board of Governor's approved amendments to the Faculty Manual proposed by Faculty Council dealing with the procedures and expectations for responding to suspected student academic misconduct. This session will highlight those changes and provide the context within the existing procedures. Staff from the Academic Integrity Program and Conflict Resolution and Student Conduct Services will be available for clarification and discussion.
Goals and Target Audience:
Faculty and other CSU instructors, GTA's

10:00 AM

Session Title:
Using an "Honor Pledge" to Reduce Student Cheating
Presenters:
Elaine Green
Category:
General Teaching Topics
Date:
2011
Start Time:
10:00 AM
Session Length:
50 Minutes
Room:
224-26 LSC
Description:
ASCSU has endorsed the use of an “Honor Pledge” as a way to reduce student cheating on exams, papers, and other assignments and as a way to increase the culture of student academic integrity at CSU. This session will present information about how CSU faculty have been using an honor pledge, as well as how it is being used at other Universities, and what difference it can make if used effectively.
Goals and Target Audience:
Faculty an other Instructors, GTA's

11:00 AM

Session Title:
Adult Learning Principles
Presenters:
Debora Colbert,Allen Barclay
Category:
General Teaching Topics
Date:
2011
Start Time:
11:00 AM
Session Length:
50 Minutes
Room:
220-22 LSC
Description:
This session will take a look at effective strategies related to adult learning principles for faculty and instructors to use to engage both traditional and non-traditional students in an academic setting.
Goals and Target Audience:
Faculty, instructors, and TA's

1:00 PM

Session Title:
Can Curriculum Proposals Be Fun? How to Propose Courses and Curriculum with Humor —A Panel Discussion
Presenters:
Carole Makela,Walt Jones,Tom Hoehn,Fionna Bright
Category:
General Teaching Topics
Date:
2011
Start Time:
1:00 PM
Session Length:
50 Minutes
Room:
214-16 LSC
Description:
Are course and curriculum proposal forms keeping you up at night? Are you avoiding completing a proposal because you cannot see the differences between major and minor changes? Come and find out about the new forms, learn the process and why things are the way they are, and have your questions answered.
Goals and Target Audience:
Goals: To educate and assist faculty in how to painlessly propose new courses and present programs and changes to existing courses and programs. To share newly developed forms and procedures essential to curricular development and identify how to get help. Target audience: All faculty, undergraduate and graduate curriculum coordinators, deans, associate deans, department and college committees, and administrative personnel who are involved in curricular proposals .

9:00 AM

Session Title:
Faculty and Student Views on Cheating at CSU: Then and Now
Presenters:
Elaine Green
Category:
General Teaching Topics
Date:
2011
Start Time:
9:00 AM
Session Length:
50 Minutes
Room:
214-16 LSC
Description:
Are today’s students bringing greater challenges to faculty in regards to academic dishonesty? Results of the 2010 CSU faculty survey on student cheating will be presented. Data will be compared with the 1991 faculty survey and with data from student surveys.
Goals and Target Audience:
Faculty and other Instructors

11:00 AM

Session Title:
Submission and Archival Process for Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs)
Presenters:
Peter K. Dorhout,Shu Liu,Cindy Befus
Category:
General Teaching Topics
Date:
2011
Start Time:
11:00 AM
Session Length:
50 Minutes
Room:
203 Library
Description:
The Colorado State University Libraries and the Graduate School have been implementing a submission and archival process for Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs). As of January 1, 2011, all theses and dissertations will be required to be submitted electronically through ProQuest/UMI. This session will cover format of the Electronic Thesis/Dissertation (ETD), steps to create the ETD, and the ETD submission process. Additional information related to copyright, embargos, and technical assistance will also be covered.
Goals and Target Audience:
Review the updates and changes to the new electronic submission. •Format of the ETD •Steps to create the ETD •ETD submission process •Replacement of the Signature page with the Thesis/Dissertation Submission Form •New Title page and abstract page format Target Audience – Graduate coordinators, faculty and staff who work with graduate students.