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Improve your feedback and evaluation skills

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Faculty interested in exploring best practices for evaluating learners and giving effective feedback are encouraged to register for the Providing Effective Feedback and Evaluations workshop. Offered by the UF Center for Teaching Excellence, the virtual workshop will take place on Dec. 1 at noon. Learn more and register: https://teach.ufl.edu/events/providing-effective-feedback-and-evaluations/.

Join an educational technology community of practice

UFIT’s Center for Instructional Technology and Training is organizing a community of practice focused on educational technology. Open to all instructional faculty, IT professionals and staff, the community of practice will facilitate discussions and meetings that showcase emerging technologies available for use at UF, with the first virtual meeting taking place on Dec. 9 at […]

CTE launches IDEA certificate for faculty and staff

The Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) recently launched the Fundamentals of Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access (IDEA) Certificate featuring 17 courses and open to all UF faculty and staff. Participants will learn how to help build a culture that minimizes bias and how to recognize and address systemic inequities so all students, faculty and staff […]

UF AI for Science Bootcamp applications due Oct. 6

In partnership with NVIDIA and OpenACC, UF is hosting a one-day online AI Bootcamp on Saturday, Oct. 23. The event will teach researchers how AI can accelerate HPC simulations with deep neural networks, including data pre-processing. Attendees will also learn how to build, compare and improve the accuracy of deep learning models. The registration deadline is […]

Empowering women in HPC and AI

To strengthen the engagement of women involved in AI and supercomputing teaching and research, UF recently launched its chapter of Women in High Performance Computing, or WHPC. The chapter will offer educational and networking opportunities while fostering a greater sense of community across disciplines for female faculty, staff and students. To celebrate the chapter launch, […]

Support for remote teaching

Faculty are encouraged to explore UF’s Keep Teaching website, which provides resources to help faculty and students maintain the processes and progress of teaching and learning in the event that in-person class sessions cannot be attended: https://elearning.ufl.edu/keep-teaching/. The resources below are also available to faculty: For help with course needs contact e-Learning Support at learning-support@ufl.edu. UFIT Classroom […]

Stronger Together fall courses released

Stronger Together

UF Training & Organizational Development has released the Stronger Together fall schedule. Stronger Together is a racial justice education initiative launched in February 2021. Faculty and staff interested in improving their communication skills by cultivating their cultural intelligence are encouraged to register for the below course offerings as a series. Inside Out. Emotionally Intelligent Conversations […]

Register for the MainSpring Research Administrator Appreciation Day

UF MainSpring is an interconnected community of professionals learning, sharing and growing together to move the research enterprise forward. On Sept. 24 at 2:30 p.m., MainSpring will host UF’s 2021 Research Administrator Appreciation Day. This virtual event will bring together top researchers, research support staff and various principal investigators to celebrate the past year’s accomplishments. All support […]

Complete the Maintaining a Safe & Respectful Campus training course

UF’s Office for Accessibility and Gender Equity (OAGE) has released a new version of Maintaining a Safe & Respectful Campus, course number GET803. Employees will receive a notification from myTraining to complete the new course within 60 days. The course focuses on strategies employees can use when individuals disclose gender-based discrimination or violence. To learn […]

Fall training calendar offers new hybrid schedule

In order to better serve UF faculty and staff wherever they are located, UFHR Training & Organizational Development (T&OD) has created a hybrid schedule for its fall training courses. By providing this balance, T&OD hopes to accommodate those who want to experience in-person training while maintaining the convenience of virtual learning for those who are […]