Past Events

Oct 14

Breaking the Spin Cycle: Teaching Media Awareness in 2020

Wednesday, October 14, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm in Zoom

Lane Glisson will share her discussion-based disinformation lessons, with an updated focus on credible health sources and the upcoming election. Participants will work collaboratively to discuss lesson plans that they can use in their own classrooms.

Oct 13

"Stand Up and Speak Out" Social Justice Series: Activism

Tuesday, October 13, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm in Zoom

Learn about the Black Lives Matter Movement, legal activism, and cyber threats.

Oct 9

Online Teaching Exchange: VoiceThread and FlipGrid

Friday, October 9, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm in Zoom

Faculty will demonstrate and discuss their use of VoiceThread and FlipGrid.

Oct 8

OER 101: Exploring Alternatives to Commercial Textbooks

Thursday, October 8, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm in Zoom

Are you looking for alternative ways to support student access to course materials? Learn about open educational resources (OER) and other no-cost materials.

Oct 8

Scaffolding Assignments

Thursday, October 8, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm in Zoom

Think through ways that you can build your writing assignments and help students reach higher levels of thinking.

Oct 5

Research/Scholarship in Current Times

Monday, October 5, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm in Zoom

How are we coping with the impact the pandemic has had on our research? Can we develop some ideas on how to move our research/practice without access to the usual resources?

Oct 2

Honoring Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Friday, October 2, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm in Zoom

Join the Women's Studies Project FIG to commemorate the memory of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, reflect on her legacy, and discuss the legal and social ramifications of the upcoming Supreme Court nomination.

Sep 25

Creating Community with OpenLab: Create Your Spaces

Friday, September 25, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm in Zoom

In this hands-on workshop, we'll discuss the features of OpenLab and introduce WordPress. Intended for faculty who have already attended the OpenLab overview.

Sep 22

Community Share and Care: Black Lives Matter in the Classroom

Tuesday, September 22, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm in Zoom

How can we create space to engage with the Black Lives Matter movement in classrooms in all disciplines?

Sep 21

Budgets 101

Monday, September 21, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm in Zoom

Planning your budget for your next grant or project. Come away from this workshop with some details and strategies.

Sep 16

Introduction to Teaching on the OpenLab

Wednesday, September 16, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm in Zoom

Learn about BMCC's new online space for teaching and learning, collaborating on projects, and sharing portfolios.

Sep 15

Online Teaching Exchange: Building Community

Tuesday, September 15, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm in Zoom

An opportunity for faculty to share how they build community in online and remote classes.

Sep 15

OER 101

Tuesday, September 15, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm in Zoom

Are you looking for alternative ways to support student access to course materials? Learn about open educational resources (OER) and other no-cost materials.

Sep 14

Grants 101

Monday, September 14, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm in Zoom

A mini-bootcamp for folks new to grant writing or someone looking for a jumpstart.

Jun 8

Grant Budgets 101

Monday, June 8, 10:00 am - 11:30 am in Zoom

Just about budgets. Bring a budget, use a template, figure out how to plan.

May 27

Grants 101: Pitch an Idea, Write the Proposal

Wednesday, May 27, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm in Zoom

A mini-bootcamp for folks new to grant writing or someone looking for a jumpstart. Work through some exercises and come away with a 1 page draft that you can pitch to an agency.

May 22

Online Teaching Exchange: Podcasting in the Classroom

Friday, May 22, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm in Zoom

Francisco Delgado and Joanna Giza will discuss how students created podcasts as part of class assignments in English and Biology.

May 21

Introduction to Teaching on the OpenLab

Thursday, May 21, 10:00 am - 11:30 am in Zoom

Learn about BMCC's new online space for teaching and learning, collaborating on projects, and sharing portfolios.

May 20

What to Know before You Submit to a Journal, or Sign Its Contract

Wednesday, May 20, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm in Zoom

Do you know what you’re agreeing to when you sign a journal's copyright agreement? Learn about how to find a journal's policy, negotiating contracts to make the most of your rights as an author.

May 15

Introduction to Teaching on the OpenLab

Friday, May 15, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm in Zoom

Learn about BMCC's new online space for teaching and learning, collaborating on projects, and sharing portfolios.

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