Upcoming Workshops and Programs

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Power Workshop: Study Abroad @ RIT/NTID
2:00-2:30 p.m., CSD 1310
Erin Esposito, NTID Liberal Studies

Do you like to travel? Do you have connections with Deaf community educators or leaders in other countries? Consider leading a faculty-led program to take NTID students abroad for rich first-hand experiences in other countries! This workshop will discuss the process to lead a study abroad group.

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Thursday, February 15, 2018
Power Workshop: Google Drive
3:30-4:00 p.m., CSD 1310
Wesley Blue, NTID Learning Consortium

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Friday, February 16, 2018
SAISD Series: The Opioid Epidemic
12:30-1:30 p.m., CSD-2102
Bruce Pemberton and Jennifer Taylor, SAISD

The presenters will discuss the opioid epidemic that is overwhelming the nation, factors that contributed to its onset, the impact on our community, and what is being done to address the crisis. At the end of the workshop, you will be able to identify at least two contributing factors to the opioid epidemic, three ways it impacts individuals, types of treatment available, and ways you can be a support to individuals or students who may be impacted by this crisis.

 Light refreshments will be offered.  Presentation will be presented in ASL; voice interpreters requested.

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Friday, February 16, 2018
258 Series:  Understand Rather Than Ignore
3:30-4:30 p.m., RADSCC at the Wallace Library
Black Deaf Panelists

Come learn from African American Deaf students and professionals. Interpreting services have been requested. Refreshments will be provided.

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Thursday, February 22, 2018
Power Workshop: Learning Assistants (LAs) in the Classroom
1:15-1:45 p.m., CSD 1300
Marge Carrillo, Jason Listman, and Danny Maffia, ASLIE 

Thinking about using a Learning Assistant (LA) in your classroom?  Marge, Jason & Danny will share their experience with LAs in their classrooms, so you can decide before the LA fair March 2nd.   Contact Jessica Small jjssps@rit.edu for more information about the LA program.

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Friday, February 23, 2018
Power Workshop: American Association of University Professors (AAUP)
12:00-12:30 p.m., CSD 1310
Jack Beck, President of RIT’s AAUP Chapter; Associate Professor, School of Film and Animation

Come find out more about RIT’s chapter of the American Association of University Professors, what it does, and how you can get involved.

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Power Workshop: Writing in Your Classroom
1:45-2:15 p.m., CSD 1310
Pam Conley and Pam Kincheloe, NTID Liberal Studies

The workshop offers practical information about designing and responding to writing assignments for discipline-specific classes.

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