January Symposium

January Symposium Thursday Sessions

Thu, 7 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. 

Thursday, January 7th

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9:00 AM- 11:45 AM Analyzing Qualitative Data:  Just the Basics
9:00 AM- 11:45 AM Scholarship Agendas:  Organize Projects & Manage Your Time 
12:00 PM- 1:00 PM Plenary & Lunch  "Addicted to Students:  Two Decades of Scholarship with Undergraduate Students" 
1:15 PM-2:30 PM Reflect, Refine, Plan:  Comprehensive Career Planning 
1:15 PM-4:00 PM Nvivo Software for Qualitative Data Analysis
1:15 PM-4:00 PM Developing a SOTL Research Question and Plan
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 here to go to the January Symposium Website Click to go to www.jmu.edu/januarysymposium
Click here for a printable January symposium Schedule Click for a PDF of the Schedule

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