University of Nebraska Medical Center

Category: Classroom Teaching

How a Course Map Puts You on Track for Better Learning Outcomes

By Vicki Caruana, PhD for “Faculty Focus” For both new and veteran faculty, inheriting a syllabus to teach from is like being blindfolded on a long journey and being told, “Don’t worry, you’ll know it when we get there.” There’s a lot of trust required in order to follow someone else’s map. There are road […]

Jul 6, 2015

3D Printing at UNMC McGoogan Library

You don’t have to be an engineer to print in 3D. The 3D workstation may be scheduled in 2 hour time slots with a maximum of 6 hours per day by students, faculty and staff of the University of Nebraska Medical Center and Nebraska Medicine. More information: http://unmc.libguides.com/3DPrinting Learn how 3D printing empowers universities and laboratories   […]

Apr 7, 2015

Neuroscience + Learning Research + Education Technology = Education 3.0 Webcast event

Webcast Event: Education 3.0 with Jeff Borden Neuroscience + Learning Research + Education Technology = Education 3.0 University of Nebraska Online Worldwide Campus Conversations: A Speaker Series on Topics in Online Education Join us April 9, 2015 for the latest installment of Campus Conversations. The University of Nebraska at Kearney hosts Jeff Borden, PhD. The […]

Apr 3, 2015

Educational Technology Collaboration (ETC) Special Interest Group

ETC is a special interest group for UNMC faculty and staff that are: using technology to create and delver education seeking peers traveling a similar path, and /or interested in hearing how colleagues are experimenting with educational technology Please join the group, the next meeting: Thursday, April 2, 2015 Noon to 1:00 p.m. Wilson Training […]

Mar 12, 2015

Tools for Concept Mapping

Keeping Students on Board with Concept Maps Article By: Maryellen Weimer, PhD in Faculty Focus The benefits of concept maps are well established. They encourage students to organize knowledge and do so in ways meaningful to them. They help students sort out, prioritize, and understand relationships between terms, concepts, and ideas. Students can also use […]

Jan 23, 2015

Call for Kelly Fund Grant Proposals

Are you interested in educational research for innovative teaching? Apply for a Kelly Fund Grant! This year’s Kelly Funds will go to research proposals to improve blended courses. More information at http://www.unmc.edu/facdev/ No ratings yet. Please rate this Sample rating item

Jan 15, 2015

UNMC Educational Sessions 2012

February 1, 2012 − 8am to 1pm, Technology in Educational Scholarship Program Presentations, Michael F. Sorrell Center for Health Science Education, Room 4053 February 27, 2012 − 11:30am to 1:00pm, Mobile/Social Media tools at UNMC April 12, 2012 − 11am to 1pm, SOCIAL MEDIA IN HEALTH SCIENCE EDUCATION May 14, 2012 − 11:30am to 1:00pm, Educational Applications […]

Jan 18, 2012