Hope you had a great Thanksgiving holiday! Below you’ll find information about upcoming programming at the Faculty Center.
UCF MICROSOFT VIRTUAL/AUGMENTED REALITY EVENT FOR FACULTY
If you are interested in incorporating virtual or augmented reality into your courses or research, please consider joining us for an information/conversation event on December 7 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in Classroom Building One, room 205. Lunch will be provided for the first 30 faculty members who register. To RSVP, please visit http://ucf.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_4SHV8MnHwhKKEy9. The event will feature a presentation by a Microsoft representative, an opportunity for faculty members to describe their interest and expertise with VR/AR, and short presentations by other offices on campus that are actively engaged in this arena.
FACULTY CENTER SPRING PROGRAMMING
During Spring 2019, the Faculty Center is offering three Course Innovation Projects, one Faculty Development Cohort, and a book club for the upcoming semester. Please visit http://fctl.ucf.edu/Events/FacultyDevelopmentCohorts/ for full details, dates, and registration instructions.
STUDENT CONSULTANTS ON TEACHING
The Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning’s Student Consultants on Teaching (SCOTs) are currently available for the Fall 2018 semester. The SCOT program connects faculty with highly-trained undergraduate and graduate consultants who can conduct focus groups with students or observe face-to-face, online, or mediated classes and provide student-centered, objective feedback to support faculty as they think about and practice their pedagogy. Requests can be made using via Qualtrics at https://ucf.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_e500SvNyCOU2OwZ, and inquiries can be sent to Landon Berry, SCOT Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ADOBE LICENSE POOL REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
The Division of Teaching and Learning has a limited pool of Adobe Creative Cloud licenses to offer students on a per-semester basis; these licenses enable access to the entire suite of creative products, including software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Premiere Pro, and After Effects. If you have an idea for students to use these products in your class, submit a proposal by December 14th at http://ucf.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8upfRUU6LhaZjNP. Licenses can only be provided to students who are actively enrolled in a class. Please also note that the Division cannot provide technical support for Adobe products beyond activating and managing student Creative Cloud accounts.
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