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Spring 2019 GCCI Electives

The following are the course descriptions and times for eligible GCCI electives offered in spring 2019. Note that we may update this list as additional electives come to our attention. There may be courses within your discipline on teaching that could be eligible to count toward the certificate.

Register for Fall Teaching Seminars!

Graduate students enrolled in GRAD 6000 as well as all UConn graduate students and post-docs are welcome to attend our fall teaching seminars. Seminars are offered from 1:25pm-3:20pm in MONT 226 on the Storrs Campus unless otherwise noted. See the list of offerings and registration links below: 9/14 The Actor’s Tools and How They Can […]

President’s Series on Teaching Excellence Talk

What if?  Creating a Space for Possibility Thinking in the University Classroom In this talk, Ron Beghetto will discuss how the University classroom serves as an ideal setting for faculty and students to engage in possibility thinking — bridging the gap between current knowledge and future possibilities.  Prof. Beghetto will highlight how instructors can establish […]

Virtual Information Session 3/20

The Graduate Certificate in College Instruction will host a virtual information session on Tuesday, 3/20/18, from 6:45pm-7:15pm ahead of the April 1, 2018 application deadline for fall 2018 admission. To sign up, email the program’s Graduate Assistant, Kristi Kaeppel, at    

1 Day Teaching Conference at Westfield State

Teaching at Teaching Intensive Institutions Conference Friday , October 6th – 9:00am-3:00pm Westfield State University, Scanlon Hall, Westfield, MA Many faculty enjoy rewarding careers at colleges and universities that primarily emphasize teaching, including liberal arts colleges, community colleges, and regional comprehensive universities. This free one-day regional conference brings together graduate students, postdocs, and faculty to […]

President’s Series on Teaching Excellence 4/25

4/25 The President’s Series on Teaching Excellence The President’s Series on Teaching Excellence Great Universities have Great Teachers and the University of Connecticut is blessed with more than its fair share.  The President’s series on Teaching Excellence is designed to provide a forum to facilitate discussion and reflection on the journey from good teaching to […]