Reflect, Renew and Recharge: Creating a Lasting Impact for Students

Reflect, Renew and Recharge: Creating a Lasting Impact for Students

Before you head out for the holiday break, do not forget to sign up for the 12th annual Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP)! Dr. Mariale Hardiman – interim dean and vice dean of the Johns Hopkins University School of Education, professor of education, and co-founder and director of Johns Hopkins’ Neuro-Education Initiative (NEI) – will be the keynote speaker. Her presentation “How Do Students Best Learn?” will … Continue reading Reflect, Renew and Recharge: Creating a Lasting Impact for Students

Reflect, Renew and Recharge at the 12th PUP Conference

The 12th annual Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP)’s Conference is a conference presented by your colleagues. PUP is free to NOVA faculty and staff. PUP is an exciting, award-winning, professional development conference. This year’s theme is “Reflect, Renew and Recharge: Creating a Lasting Impact for Our Students.” PUP 2017 will be held at the Annandale Campus on January 3, 2017.  Please remember you still have … Continue reading Reflect, Renew and Recharge at the 12th PUP Conference

Reflect, Renew and Recharge at the 12th PUP Conference

Reflect, Renew and Recharge at the PUP Conference

The 12th annual Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP)’s Conference is a conference presented by your colleagues. PUP is free to NOVA faculty and staff. PUP is an exciting, award-winning, professional development conference. This year’s theme is “Reflect, Renew and Recharge: Creating a Lasting Impact for Our Students.” PUP 2017 will be held at the Annandale Campus on January 3, 2017.  Please remember you still have … Continue reading Reflect, Renew and Recharge at the PUP Conference

Call for Proposals: 12th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

Call for Proposals: 12th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

Mark your calendar for the 12th annual Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference on January 3, 2017, on the Annandale Campus. This year’s theme is “Reflect, Renew and Recharge: Creating a Lasting Impact for Our Students.” NOVA faculty and staff are cordially invited to submit a presentation proposal. Conference session strands include: Developing Students’ Critical Thinking Skills Critical thinking is the ability for students to engage … Continue reading Call for Proposals: 12th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

Call for Proposals: 12th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

Call for Proposals: 12th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

Mark your calendar for the 12th annual Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference on January 3, 2017, on the Annandale Campus. This year’s theme is “Reflect, Renew and Recharge: Creating a Lasting Impact for Our Students.” NOVA faculty and staff are cordially invited to submit a presentation proposal. Conference session strands include: Developing Students’ Critical Thinking Skills Critical thinking is the ability for students to engage … Continue reading Call for Proposals: 12th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

Call for Proposals: 12th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

Call for Proposals: 12th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

Mark your calendar for the 12th annual Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference on January 3, 2017, on the Annandale Campus. This year’s theme is “Reflect, Renew and Recharge: Creating a Lasting Impact for Our Students.” NOVA faculty and staff are cordially invited to submit a presentation proposal. Conference session strands include: Developing Students’ Critical Thinking Skills Critical thinking is the ability for students to engage … Continue reading Call for Proposals: 12th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

Successful 2016 Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

Successful 2016 Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

NOVA’s Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) proudly presented the 11th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference on January 7. PUP Conference is by faculty and for faculty. This year’s PUP Conference was held at the Ernst Center on the Annandale Campus. It was a huge success with standing room only for the presidential address given by NOVA President Scott Ralls and … Continue reading Successful 2016 Power Up Your Pedagogy Conference

Register for Power Up Your Pedagogy

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning’s award-winning Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) conference on January 7, 2016 in the Ernst Cultural Center on the Annandale Campus. Register for PUP today! Do not miss PUP! You will hear the first all-faculty address by President Scott Ralls and a keynote talk by NOVA’s 2015 SCHEV Award recipient, Professor Callan Bentley. You can choose two peer breakout sessions from over … Continue reading Register for Power Up Your Pedagogy

Upcoming PUP on Parade Sessions

PUP on Parade Continues

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning identified several excellent presentations from the Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference in January and are offering them again this spring. This inaugural PUP on Parade is made possible by the graciousness of those who presented at the PUP Conference. To register or view the available presentations, go online. This week’s presentations are:  Cynthia Rathjen: “An Adventure … Continue reading PUP on Parade Continues

Upcoming PUP on Parade Sessions

Upcoming PUP on Parade Sessions

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning has identified some of the excellent presentations from the Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference and is bringing them to a campus near you throughout the spring semester. PUP on Parade is made possible by the graciousness of those who presented at the PUP Conference in January. Please review the available PUP on Parade presentations and register … Continue reading Upcoming PUP on Parade Sessions

Upcoming PUP on Parade Sessions

Upcoming PUP on Parade Sessions

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) has identified some of the excellent presentations from the Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference and is bringing them to a campus near you. PUP on Parade is made possible by those who presented at the conference in January and who have graciously agreed to present again. Please review the PUP on Parade presentations and register … Continue reading Upcoming PUP on Parade Sessions

PUP on Parade is Coming

PUP on Parade Is Coming

The 2015 Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference has concluded and everyone is back to teaching routines. However, PUP is not completely over for 2015. The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) will offer some of the many exceptional PUP presentations again at NOVA’s campuses. We are calling this inaugural event “PUP on Parade.” Fourteen presenters are putting 26 sessions on parade. Visit http://goo.gl/I7EAbB to review the PUP … Continue reading PUP on Parade Is Coming

NOVA Physics Receives National Recognition

NOVA Physics Receives National Recognition

The Society of Physics Students (SPS) at NOVA has achieved the designation of an “Outstanding Chapter” from the national organization for the academic year 2013-2014. The evaluation included interactions with the professional physics community, campus community and off-campus public community; participation in national programs; and other efforts to promote physics. NOVA was rated number one among the 26 universities from the nine Northeast states. Included … Continue reading NOVA Physics Receives National Recognition

Honors Program Participates in PUP Conference

Honors Program Participates in PUP Conference

At the Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference, a NOVA Honors Program student panel led faculty in an engaging and honest discussion on the College’s Honors Program and Honors classes. Representing the Annandale, Alexandria, Loudoun and Manassas campuses, the students spoke about what they feel are the benefits of Honors and the challenges faculty face when creating an Honors class. Students overwhelmingly agreed that one … Continue reading Honors Program Participates in PUP Conference

Faculty Engagement at PUP 2015

Faculty Engagement at PUP 2015

NOVA faculty gathered January 7 and 8 in the Richard J. Ernst Community Cultural Center for the 10th annual Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL). Offering a range of speakers including a farewell address by President Robert G. Templin, Jr., breakout sessions and workshops, the conference provided numerous opportunities for faculty to learn from their … Continue reading Faculty Engagement at PUP 2015

Register for Power Up Your Pedagogy

Register for Power Up Your Pedagogy

The 10th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference is open for registration. All faculty and professional staff are cordially invited to the conference on January 7 and 8, 2015, on the Annandale Campus. PUP is an exciting, award-winning, professional development conference that brings all NOVA faculty together. The conference is for faculty and by faculty. Conference attendees will learn invaluable new insights about best teaching practices and tips. Conference … Continue reading Register for Power Up Your Pedagogy

Register for Power Up Your Pedagogy

Register for Power Up Your Pedagogy

The 10th Annual Power Up Your Pedagogy (PUP) Conference is open for registration. All faculty and professional staff are cordially invited to the conference on January 7 and 8, 2015, on the Annandale Campus. PUP is an exciting, award-winning, professional development conference that brings all NOVA faculty together. The conference is for faculty and by faculty. Conference attendees will learn invaluable new insights about best teaching practices and tips. Conference … Continue reading Register for Power Up Your Pedagogy