January Symposium

January Symposium Wednesday Sessions

Wed, 6 Jan 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

January Symposium:  Sustaining Your Scholarship

January 6, 7 & 8th at Rose Library.

Amid the busy professional duties of teaching and service work, carving out time for mindful scholarly pursuits is vital to professional growth and renewal. January Symposium is a place and time for faculty to learn and grow as scholars. Hone skills, increase productivity, network with colleagues, and engage in scholarly pursuits this year at January Symposium. 

Over the past several years, participants of January Symposium have reported positive impact from their participation. Last year alone, one hundred sixty-five faculty attended January Symposium.  On average, last year's faculty rated their overall experience as a 4.1 on a 5 point scale. 

Wednesday, January 6th

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9:00 AM- 11:45 AM Understanding Statistics for Research Articles
9:00 AM- 11:45 AM What Do You Want to Know About Research / Grants?
12:00 PM- 1:00 PM Plenary and Lunch.  "Engaged Scholarship:  Contemporary Landscapes and Future Directions."
1:15 PM-2:30 PM How to Engage Undergraduates in Research
1:15 PM-4:00 PM Using Qualtrics for Online Survey Creation
2:45 PM-4:00 PM Making Scholarly Profiles that Work
9:00 AM- 4:00 PM, or 9:00-11:45 AM, and/or 1:15-2:30 PM, and/or 2:45-4:00 PM

Syllabus Design Lockdown.  Sign up for as many  Lockdown sessions as you wish to attend during the three day conference.

9:00 AM- 4:00 PM, or 9:00-11:45 AM, and/or 1:15-2:30 PM, and/or 2:45-4:00 PM

Scholarly Writers' Lockdown.  Sign up for as many  Lockdown sessions as you wish to attend during the three day conference.

 

Click to go to the January Symposium Website Click to go to www.jmu.edu/januarysymposium
Click for a printable January symposium Schedule Click for a PDF of the Schedule

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