MTI Workshop Schedule

Erica Suchman | Professor — College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

CONTACT:   Email Phone (970) 491-6220

Erica Suchman has been a member of the CVMBS faculty since 1995. She teaches microbiology and is the 2000-2001 N. Preston Davis Award for Instructional Innovation winner and an inductee into the George H. Glover Distinguished Contemporary Faculty Gallery. Dr. Suchman is an internationally recognized expert and lecturer on using active learning techniques to foster critical thinking skills while teaching science in large lecture halls.

Workshop Videos


Upcoming Workshops

How do you know what they know? Using meta-cognitive examinations to evaluate cumulative student learning
College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences - MTI Luncheon

  • Presenter: Dr. Matt Johnston
  • Event Contact: Dr. Andrew West
  • Date: October 17, 2018
  • Location: Animal Cancer Center, ACC120
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Description: Please join Dr. Matt Johnston for this MTI Luncheon discussion about assessing student learning. Lunch is available (courtesy of the TILT Master Teacher Initiative).

How do you know what they know? Using meta-cognitive examinations to evaluate cumulative student learning
College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences - MTI Luncheon

  • Presenter: Dr. Matt Johnston
  • Event Contact: Dr. Andrew West
  • Date: October 22, 2018
  • Location: Pathology 103
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Description: Please join Dr. Matt Johnston for this MTI Luncheon discussion about assessing student learning. Lunch is available (courtesy of the TILT Master Teacher Initiative).

Training like pilots: Practical Strategies for using Simulated Environments to Support Student Learning
College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences - MTI Luncheon

  • Presenter: Dr. Pedro Boscan and Dr. Andrew West
  • Event Contact: Dr. Andrew West
  • Date: November 12, 2018
  • Location: Animal Cancer Center, ACC120
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Description: Please join Dr. Boscan & Dr. West for this MTI Luncheon discussion on practical strategies for using simulated environments for learning. . Lunch is available (courtesy of the TILT Master Teacher Initiative).

Training like pilots: Practical strategies for using simulated environments to support student learning
College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences - MTI Luncheon

  • Presenter: Dr. Pedro Boscan and Dr. Andrew West
  • Event Contact: Dr. Andrew West
  • Date: November 15, 2018
  • Location: Pathology 103
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Description: Please join Dr. Boscan & Dr. West for this MTI Luncheon discussion on practical strategies for using simulated environments for learning. . Lunch is available (courtesy of the TILT Master Teacher Initiative).

Previous Workshops

Assessing on purpose: How the design of assessments in your course can impact student long-term retention of ideas
College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences - MTI Luncheon

  • Presenter: Dr. Andrew West
  • Event Contact: Dr. Andrew West
  • Date: September 19, 2018
  • Location: Animal Cancer Center, ACC120
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Description: Please join Dr. Andrew West to explore ways to design assessments to impact students' long-term retention of ideas. Lunch is available (courtesy of the TILT Master Teacher Initiative) Hope to see you there!

Assessing on purpose: How the design of assessments in your course can impact student long-term retention of ideas
College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences - MTI Luncheon

  • Presenter: Dr. Andrew West
  • Event Contact: Dr. Andrew West
  • Date: September 10, 2018
  • Location: Pathology 103
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Description: Please join Dr. Andrew West to explore ways to design assessments to impact students' long-term retention of ideas. Lunch is available (courtesy of the TILT Master Teacher Initiative) Hope to see you there!

Perspectives on Teaching: What 19 Years Have Taught Me About Motivation and Success in the Classroom

  • Presenter: Dr. Anna Fails
  • Event Contact: Andrew West
  • Date: April 18, 2018
  • Location: VTH A221
  • Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Description: Full description coming soon!
Snacks will be provided - Please click here to RSVP.

Undergraduate Research Experiences: Models in CVMBS and Opportunities for Funding

  • Presenter: Dr. Erica Suchman and Dr. Leslie Stone-Roy
  • Event Contact: Andrew West
  • Date: April 17, 2018
  • Location: Pathology 103
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Description: Full description coming soon!
Lunch will be provided - Please click here to RSVP and order your lunch.

Perspectives on Teaching: What 19 Years Have Taught Me About Motivation and Success in the Classroom.

  • Presenter: Dr. Anna Fails
  • Event Contact: Andrew West
  • Date: April 16, 2018
  • Location: Pathology 103
  • Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Description: Full description coming soon!
Snacks will be provided - Please click here to RSVP.