Upcoming events

Below are programs open to all instructors, researchers, graduate students, and academic staff on topics related to teaching, learning, and research.

For a complete listing of all scheduled AIS events (including invite-only meetings), please view this web page.

November 13, 2019, 11:00am to 12:00pm
Hosted by
Research IT, Library
You've invested a lot of work in creating a digital project, but how do you ensure it has staying power? We'll look at choices you can make at the beginning of project development to influence sustainability, best practices for documentation and asset management, and how to sunset your project in a...
See event details for participation information.
November 18, 2019, 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Discussions of disability on campus often focus on how we can support and accommodate individual needs and meet our compliance requirements under the Americans with Disabilities Act. With this session, we hope to add to that important conversation, inviting faculty, graduate student instructors,...
November 20, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Hosted by
Institute for the Study of Societal Issues (ISSI), Goldman School of Public Policy
This event will be a talk by Dr. Jeff Manza, Professor of Sociology at NYU and Cal grad, about his current research on attitudes towards inequality. The event is co-sponsored by the Goldman School of Public Policy.
November 21, 2019, 10:30am to 11:30am
This event is designed for administrators and academic support staff who work closely with bCourses. Please come ready to share departmental updates and learn what's new or upcoming with bCourses and the campus EdTech ecosystem!
November 21, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:30pm
In the "misinformation" age, it can be difficult to distinguish between fact and fiction, especially when we are inundated with a seemingly infinite cycle of media being copied, shared, retweeted, and modified. Join us for a discussion of viral media and strategies for facilitating critical...
December 5, 2019, 11:45am to 2:00pm
This will be the final event in our Fall 2019 Teaching in Troubled Times semester of learning. We'll take the insights, ideas, strategies, and challenges that have been raised over the course of the other programs in the series and discuss how we might implement them in our courses and interactions...
December 9, 2019, 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Hosted by
American Cultures (AC) Center, Wiki Education Foundation
Please join the AC Center and the Wiki Education Foundation Educators as we discuss how to build Wikipedia assignments into your courses and discover some of the new tools, which support and enhance teaching with Wikipedia.
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December 10, 2019, 10:00am to 11:30am
Hosted by
Digital Learning Services (DLS), Learning Environments and Tools (LET)
Come join other instructors to talk about using clickers (aka student/classroom/audience response systems). Newcomers welcome!
December 11, 2019, 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Showcase session on Discovery Experience curriculum projects through the Presidential Chair Fellows Curriculum Enrichment Grant.
Registration is not required.