Art Exhibition reception: "My Hometown Banner Exhibition"
Students representing every school in the district will have artwork in the exhibition. At the end of their display cycle, the banners will be recycled into bags or other fabric products, and sold to raise funds to support the continuation of the project. The exhibition will be on display to August 23. Part of SUNY Oswego and Oswego City School District "My Hometown Banner Project." Free. 315-312-2112.
Location: Oswego State Downtown, West 1st Street, Oswego
Friday, June 23, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Rice Creek Ramble
Family-friendly naturalist-led walk. Participants should dress for the weather and call 315-312-6677 on the morning of the hike to check trail conditions. Program size is limited, unable to accommodate groups. Children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Free.
Location: Rice Creek Field Station
Saturday, June 24, 11 a.m. - noon
Thursday, June 22, 9:03 a.m. - 9:03 a.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!