Comet Calendar, The Official Event Calendar for UT Dallas en-us This week's events for Economic, Political and Policy Sciences at UT Dallas EPPS Professional Development Workshop: Effective Online Teaching Friday, Apr 17
(1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.)

Please join us for our lastEPPS Professional Development Workshop of the Spring 2015 semester: "Effective Online Teaching"

As the number of online course offerings continues to rise, it becomes increasingly important to understand how to translate your teaching skills into this virtual environment. We will have a panel of experienced EPPS online instructors discussing the following topics:

  • designing your syllabus
  • organizing your class
  • discouraging cheating
  • dealing with technology challenges
  • engaging students through online discussions
  • assigning group work
  • assessing student leaming
  • ...and more

A light lunch will be provided so please RSVP to Carol Cirulli Lanham at by 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 16.

Life After UT Dallas Wednesday, Apr 22
(5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.) Location: McDermott Suite.

Join Omicron Delta Epsilon (ODE), the International Political Economy Student Association (IPESA), and the University of Texas at Dallas’s School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences (EPPS) as they welcome distinguished alumni to campus.  The alumni will network with students looking for career tips, advice, and professional connections.

Life After UT Dallas will be held at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, April 22nd at the McDermott Suite (4.4) in the McDermott Library.  No registration needed.  Light refreshments provided.