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Month: December 2016

Learning through Teaching

Lew Levine, Professor, Language and Cognition Coordinator, First-Year Seminar It is often said that the best way to understand something is to teach it to others.  Nowhere in my teaching experience has this been more true for me than in

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Hostos Faculty Continue to Make an Impression in the Scholarly Community

by Sarah Brennan, HEO Associate, Office of Academic Affairs Executive Associate to Provost and Title V Faculty Development   Congratulations to the newest faculty fellows invited to participate in CUNY’s Faculty Fellows Publication Program (FFPP). Three assistant professors from Hostos:

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Congratulations to Newly Tenured Faculty

by Christine Mangino, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs   President Gomez has recommended the following faculty members for tenure, pending ratification by the Board of Trustees. Please join me in congratulating Professors Jacki DiSanto, Edward King, Catherine Lewis,

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Begin with the End in Mind

by Natasha Lorca Yannacañedo, Assistant Professor Visual and Performing Arts Unit in the Humanities Department   One of the biggest issues Hostos students struggle with is time management.  Instead of planning ahead, they often crisis manage by leaving homework and

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Kudos to the Assessment Fellows and Faculty Engaged in the APR Process

Kudos to the Faculty! APR Progress is Impressive! by Sarah Brennan, HEO Associate, Office of Academic Affairs Executive Associate to Provost and Title V Faculty Development The OAA Assessment Fellows – established in fall 2015 by – then Interim –

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Diversity Education Resources on SharePoint

by Sarah Brennan, HEO Associate Executive Associate to Provost and Title V Faculty Development SharePoint URL: https://sharepoint.hostos.cuny.edu/TeamSpaces/DiversityEducation/SitePages/Home.aspx   Provost Mangino has envisioned a Diversity Education SharePoint site that is now accessible to all faculty and staff of the Hostos community.

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Are You Ready? Online Student Readiness Course

by Carlos Guevara, HEO Director, Ed Tech Office   Hostos has experienced an increase in the number of courses offered online via Blackboard (the Learning Management System offered at CUNY). The Office of Educational Technology (EdTech) recognized, driven by input

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