CTL Events

Roundtable Conversation on Excellence in Teaching

The CEU Center for Teaching and Learning cordially invites you to a

Roundtable conversation on excellence in teaching

with

Dr. Monika Baár

Rosalind Franklin Fellow and Senior Lecturer in Modern History, University of Groningen, The Netherlands

recipient of the third annual

European Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Social Sciences and Humanities


Friday, September 19, 2014

 12 noon to 2 p.m.

(A light lunch will be served at 12 noon; roundtable will commence at 12:30 p.m.)

Monument Building, Room 203, Nádor u. 9.

RSVP: ctl@ceu.hu  

Dr. Monika Baár, recipient of the European Award for Excellence in Teaching, will discuss her work as a scholar teacher at this special event for CEU faculty and invited quests. Baár earned her doctorate in Modern History from the University of Oxford in 2002. She previously earned an MA in history from CEU (1995).  Dr. Baár held postdoctoral fellowships at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin and at the University of Essex. She joined the Department of History at University of Groningen in 2009.

Baár’s teaching is richly informed by her research, which focuses on modern history with particular attention to Central and Eastern Europe and more recently on the history of animals and disability studies. She has been acknowledged for demonstrating “that innovation and excellence can go hand in hand” in both teaching and research.

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Doctoral Students "Wine, Cheese, and Conversation" with European Teaching Award recipient, Dr. Monika Baár

The Center for Teaching and Learning invites all

CEU Doctoral Students to join us for

“Wine, Cheese, and Conversation”

with

Dr. Monika Baár

Rosalind Franklin Fellow and Senior Lecturer in Modern History, University of Groningen, The Netherlands

recipient of the third annual

European Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Social Sciences and Humanities

Thursday, September 18, 2014

 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Center for Teaching and Learning, Nádor u. 15

RSVP: ctl@ceu.hu   

Dr. Monika Baár, a CEU graduate (M.A. in History, 1995), will discuss her teaching and early-career professional strategies at this special event for CEU doctoral students. Baár earned her doctorate in Modern History from the University of Oxford in 2002, and subsequently held postdoctoral fellowships at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin and at the University of Essex. She joined the Department of History at University of Groningen in 2009.

Baár’s teaching is richly informed by her research, which focuses on modern history with particular attention to Central and Eastern Europe and more recently on the history of animals and disability studies. She has been acknowledged for demonstrating “that innovation and excellence can go hand in hand” in both teaching and research, and she has introduced interdisciplinary and team teaching into her work.

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Distinguished Guest Speaker Series - Mark Phillipson, Columbia University
Mark L. Phillipson

Distinguished Guest Speaker Series

The CEU Center for Teaching and Learning invites faculty and doctoral students to a

conversation with 

Mark L. Phillipson

Director, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Teaching Center

Columbia University

Working with Graduate Students in Digital Learning Environments

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. followed by a reception

Center for Teaching and Learning, Nádor u. 15

 

Focusing on the rapidly changing academic landscape, we will discuss new ways in which faculty and students can leverage technology to interrogate and work with digitized academic resources—documents, images, videos, maps, data sets, and other source material across various academic disciplines. We will look at a range of innovative academic projects around curated digital resources and explore new forms of editing, annotating, and collaboration within scholarly contexts.

Mark L. Phillipson is Director of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Teaching Center at Columbia University. Previously, at Columbia University's Center for New Media Teaching and Learning, he developed and led the Digital Bridges strategies initiative, Mediathread, Project Vietnam, and numerous other projects.

Mark is also a member of the faculty in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University, where he teaches Core Humanities courses and seminars focusing on aspects of British Romanticism.

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End-of-term event for CEU faculty at the CTL
End-of-term event for CEU faculty at the CTL

Wine, Cheese, and Conversation at the CTL

4–5 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, 2014.

 The faculty and director of the CEU Center for Teaching and Learning invite
faculty colleagues from all CEU departments and schoolsto join us for
an end-of-term discussion on

 Student Presentations: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Center for Teaching and Learning
Nádor u. 15, Room 307

 Have you structured any of your teaching around student presentations or student-led discussions?  What has worked and what do you wish you could change? Should we re-think the purposes and practices of student presentations?

 Please join us on Tuesday, April 8th to exchange ideas about strategies, challenges, and alternatives.

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Academic Poster Session 2013 - Foundations in Teaching in Higher Education seminar
Academic Poster Session 2013 - Foundations in Teaching in Higher Education seminar

The CEU Center for Teaching and Learning cordially invites you to an

Academic Poster Session

featuring capstone projects of members of the doctoral seminar on

Foundations in Teaching in Higher Education: Scholarship, Reflection and Innovation

 

CEU Center for Teaching and Learning

Nádor u. 15, floor 3B, Room 307

Friday, December 6, 2013.

continuous presentations

from 11 a.m. –  2:30 p.m.