Faculty Resources

First Year Seminar

  • First Year Seminar Memo and Form

    • Application Deadline: Friday, March 3, 2017.

First Year Seminar/Students: National Resource Center for the First Year Experience website.

  • Research:

    • What is it Like to be a First-Year Student These Days?

    • Results from UCLA Cooperative Institutional Research Program (CIRP) Survey.

    • "Understanding How First-Year Seminars Affect Persistence."

    • "The Impact of First-Year Seminars on Student Involvement and Engagement in Good Educational Practices." (Ppt presentation from the National Resource Center).

  • NACADA: "Improving the Odds for Freshman Success."

  • Helping First Year Students Succeed: "Metacognitive Pestering for Beginning Students."

  • Sophomore Year Resources (National Resource Center for the First Year Experience and Students in Transition).

Getting Published: Resources from Florida Gulf Coast University.

Learning Communities: National Resource Center.

Learning Outcomes/Assessment Resources: National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA) website.

Plagiarism

  • Preventing Plagiarism: Suggestions for Instructors (Turnitin.com).

  • Resources on Plagiarism Awareness for Instructors and Students from Purdue University

  • Interesting: "An Assignment that Prevents Plagiarism" from Magnapubs.com

Professional Association Directory.

Resources related to international education/students from the Association of International Educators: NAFSA.

Retention: "Faculty Roles in Student Retention" (Resource Page, Penn State University)

Sophomore Year Resources (National Resource Center for the First Year Experience and Students in Transition).

Undergraduate Research: Council on Undergraduate Research resources for faculty.

CUR Quarterly. Interesting articles on what others are doing elsewhere.

 

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