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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. Thursday and Friday classes also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday.

Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert.

CFD - Prior Workshops

Past Seminars offered by or in Partnership with the CFD

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Pedagogy in Teaching


Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activities

  • After the Award Letter: How to Administer Your Grant Award
  • Developing Surveys (CFD)
  • Basics of Evaluation Research
  • Faculty Fulbright Opportunities (OIP & CFD)
  • Grants and Contracts Accounting
  • Hierarchical Linear Modeling (video recording from this three day workshop available upon request)
  • Introduction to External Grants (OSP & CFD)
  • Introduction to Funding Searches (OSP)
  • Internal Grants at WKU (OSP & CFD)
  • Logic Models and Methods
  • SAS Workshops on Visual Analytics, Visual Statistics, Data Mining (video recording from this three day workshop available upon request)
  • Administering Social Surveys (CFD)


Teaching and Learning with Technology (offered by the Office of Distance Learning)

  • Blended and "Flipped" Learning: Starting the Transformation
  • Building Better Discussion Board Questions
  • Considerations for Course Design Using the QM Rubric
  • Easy ADA: Revising Your Course Materials
  • Electronic Grading
  • Engaging Students to Increase Retention
  • How Do We Measure the Quality of Our Students' Interactions?
  • Incorporating Student Choices into a Course: A Conversation
  • OERs (Open Educational Resources): A Brown Bag Discussion
  • Quality Matters Standard 1: Course Overview and Introduction
  • Quality Matters Standard 2: Learning Objectives
  • Quality Matters Standard 3: Assessment and Measurement
  • Quality Matters Standards 4
  • Quality Matters Standard 5: Learner Engagement
  • Quality Matters Standard 6: Course Technology
  • Quality Matters Standard 7: Learner Support
  • Quality Matters Standard 8: Accessibility
  • Quality Matters: One Last Check!
  • Using Adaptive Release to Create a Personalized Learning Environment
  • Using Adaptive Release to Create a Personalized Learning Experience
  • Using Blackboard's Rubrics to Improve Teaching and Learning
  • Using Periodic Feedback to Improve Your Course


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 Last Modified 2/5/15