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Research Academy for University Learning

What We’re All About

The Research Academy for University Learning at Montclair State University is a faculty development and teaching and learning research program aimed at fostering teaching excellence in higher education, and deep and engaged student learning. Through our ongoing programs, events, and consultation services, we encourage, facilitate and contribute to a faculty conversation about how university students learn, how we can best foster that learning, and how we and our students can best understand its nature and progress.

Upcoming Events – Spring 2019

February 15, 2019
Magna Commons Lunch & Learn – “Lecture Alternatives” View and Discuss
February 19, 2019
Engaged Teaching Fellows Information Session – 10:00 a.m. – Sprague Library Special Collections (2nd level)
February 20, 2019
Magna Commons Lunch & Learn – “Connecting with Students in Large-Section Classes” View and Discuss
February 21, 2019
Engaged Teaching Fellows Information Session – 1:00 p.m. – Sprague Library Special Collections (2nd level)
February 22, 2019
Guest Speaker Series featuring Dr. David Kung, St. Mary’s College of Maryland.
“Teaching STEM/Teaching Students” – beyond the lecture
March 29, 2019
Magna Commons Lunch & Learn – “Improve Participation in College Classrooms.” View and Discuss
April 23, 2019
Magna Commons Lunch & Learn – “Managing Implicit Bias in the Classroom.” View and Discuss
May 15, 2019
10th Annual University Teaching and Learning Showcase
Featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Linda Nilson, Clemson University
“Self-Regulated Learning: Active Learning on the Inside”
More information and Call For Proposals will be published soon. Please check back and watch your Montclair.edu email for announcements. 

Ongoing Programs

Resources