MTI Workshop Schedule

Andrew Norton | Professor of Entomology— College of Agriculture

CONTACT: Email Phone (970) 491-7421

Andrew Norton has been a member of the Colorado State University faculty since 2002. Dr. Norton's research is on the ecology, evolution and management of pest species, with a particular emphasis on non-native, invasive plant species. Dr. Norton teaches large section undergraduate courses. He works with Graduate Teaching Assistants and other instructors to develop classroom approaches that increase student engagement and retention. A particular interest of his is the use of active learning exercises and writing assignments to improve student learning and critical thinking skills. Dr. Norton received a B.A. in Biology from the University of California, Santa Cruz and a Ph.D. in Entomology from the University of California, Berkeley.


Upcoming Workshops

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Previous Workshops

CSU's First Year Survey
Colleg of Agricultural Sciences MTI Luncheon

  • Presenter: Dr. Jennifer Schneider and Dr. Shannon Archibeque-Engle
  • Event Contact: Andrew Norton
  • Date: October 31, 2017
  • Location: E005 Plant Science
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Description: Jennifer Schneider from Institutional Research and Shannon Archibeque-Engle from CAS will present an analysis of CSU's First Year Survey and its ability to predict student success. There are some really fascinating patterns in the data that should help us to improve student success within the College and University. Please RSVP with Andrew Norton at Andrew.norton@colostate.edu

Developing and Implementing a First-Year Graduate Student Experience Course at CSU
College of Agricultural Sciences MTI Luncheon

  • Presenter: Dr. Courtney Jahn
  • Event Contact: Andrew Norton
  • Date: April 18, 2017
  • Location: Plant Sciences E005
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Description: On Tuesday April 18 at noon in E005 Plant Sciences we will have our second MTI lunch for the semester: "Developing and Implementing a First-Year Graduate Student Experience Course at CSU” presented by Dr. Courtney Jahn, BSPM Please send Andrew an email by noon Monday April 17 to reserve lunch

Working with differing Agrarian Ideologies in your Classroom
College of Agricultural Sciences MTI Luncheon

  • Presenter: Mike Martin
  • Event Contact: Andrew Norton
  • Date: March 28, 2017
  • Location: Plant Sciences E005
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Description: Tuesday, March 28 in E005 Plant Science Mike Martin from DARE will present a MTI lunch on "Working with differing Agrarian Ideologies in your Classroom”. RSVP to Andrew.Norton@Colostate.edu to reserve lunch before 12:00 non Monday March 27.

Supporting First Generation and Historically Underrepresented Students
Agricultural Sciences MTI Luncheon

  • Presenter: Lucia Delgado
  • Event Contact: Andrew Norton
  • Date: November 17, 2016
  • Location: The Access Center
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Description: Lucia Delgado will present "Supporting First Generation and Historically Underrepresented Students" at the Access Center. Please RSVP to Andrew.Norton@Colostate.edu by 5:00 pm Friday to reserve lunch.

What I learned at NCORE: College of Agricultural Science participants at the National Conference for Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education
College of Agricultural Sciences MTI Luncheon

  • Presenter: Arathi Seshadri, Tim Jedra, Andrew Norton, Shannon Archibeque-Engle, and Mike Martin
  • Event Contact: Debora Colbert
  • Date: September 30, 2016
  • Location: Plant Sciences W9
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Description: This panel discussion will present the experiences of and knowledge gained by CAS faculty’s participation at the NCORE conference last June. NCORE is the largest conference specifically devoted to issues of race, ethnicity, gender, orientation and inclusion in higher education. Topics covered at the conference range from theory to practice with an emphasis on helping higher education institutions create inclusive educational environments. The goal of this panel presentation is to share our experiences and discuss ways that we can use them to further our College’s and University’s goals of inclusive excellence.