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Call for Applications - 2018-2019 European Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Social Sciences and Humanities

October 3, 2018

CEU has announced the Call for Applications for its eighth annual European Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Social Sciences and Humanities. The award, launched in 2011, honors academics in the social sciences and humanities who teach at higher education institutions in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA). The Diener Prize of 5,000 euros, which accompanies the award, is made possible by a generous gift from Steven and Linda Diener in memory of Ilona Diener.

Workshop Series For CEU Teaching Assistants

September 28, 2018

The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) is launching a new initiative for teaching assistants who do their teaching assistantship this academic year. This workshop series aims to support them in this endeavor.

European Teaching Award: Academic Year 2017-2018: Katharine Sarikakis

CEU honors Professor Katharine Sarikakis, Professor of Communication Science, Director of the Media Governance and Industries Research Lab, and Jean Monnet Chair of European Media Governance and Integration at the University of Vienna, with the seventh annual European Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Social Sciences and Humanities.

Changes at the CTL: New leadership and colleagues, exciting new initiatives

September 13, 2018

As we begin the academic year, we are pleased to announce that Dr. Helga Dorner, faculty member, senior teacher and researcher in higher education teaching and learning has been named Interim Director of the CTL. She looks forward to meeting all new CEU faculty, as well as others who may be new to the CTL and the many returning faculty who have worked with us in the past.

Using Audio Technologies in the Classroom

May 3, 2018

Can audio technologies help students learn better? Can we assign podcasts in the same way we assign course readings? Does it take a lot of instructor time? These questions and others led to a discussion at the Center for Teaching and Learning on March 20, when around 15 faculty members gathered to think through audio over wine and cheese.