Planetarium Show: "The Stars of Winter"
Planetarium Director Scott Roby will point out the bright stars and constellations visible in early winter evenings and give a light-hearted version of some of the mythological tales behind the constellations. Star maps provided. Children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Free, including parking in the Centennial Drive lot (E17) or Washington Boulevard lot (C8). 315-312-2790.
Location: Room 223, Shineman Center
Sunday, Dec 4, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Concert: SUNY Oswego Jazz Ensemble
Free; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 315-312-2130.
Location: Waterman Theatre, Tyler Hall
Thursday, Dec 8, 7:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Men's Basketball vs. Fredonia
$6 adults, $4 children 5-18, and free for SUNY Oswego students with ID and children under 5. Tickets may be purchased at tickets.oswego.edu. 315-312-3073.
Location: Max Ziel Gymnasium
Friday, Dec 9, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Women's Ice Hockey vs. Hamilton
$4 for adults, $2 for 5-17years, free for children under the age of 5, free for SUNY Oswego students with ID. Tickets may be purchased at tickets.oswego.edu. 315-312-3073
Location: Marano Campus Center Ice Arena
Friday, Dec 9, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
The faculty learning community on student motivation will discuss methods of effectively engaging and motivating students to enhance learning.
9/14/11 - "Strategies to motivate students in general education courses"
4/27/11 - "The Impact of Student Nonverbal Behaviors on Instructor Motivation and Job Satisfaction."
3/21/11 -We will be discussing the article "How lecture can undermine the motivation of our students" by Ward and Bodner (1993). The article can be found in the Journal of Chemical Education, volume 70, issue 3, and is courtesy of Professor Bill Goffe. Please join us for a discussion of the article, and help us to plan our next discussion topic!
12/1/10 - Our discussion will be about the article "The Unteachables," which appeared in the October 2010 issue of the NEA Higher Education Journal, The Advocate.
10/27/10 - This meeting will focus on a discussion of: http://www.learning-theories.com/kellers-arcs-model-of-motivational-design.html
9/20/2010 - The first meeting of this group will be on Monday September 20th at 12:40 in 123 Penfield. The discussion topic has not been settled yet, so feel free to make suggestions for topics, or suggest a reading for us.
Bring a friend!