Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning

Aurora University's Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) promotes excellence in student learning through the development and support of faculty. The CETL seeks to advance innovation in teaching and learning environments by engaging faculty in professional development opportunities. The Center assists faculty across all career stages and disciplines with a variety of programs and resources focused on best teaching practices, effective evaluation methods, innovative course design, mentoring and classroom management.

2014 Opening Week Faculty Development Sessions

Thursday, August 21st - University Banquet Hall

9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. - Dr. Rebecca Pope-Ruark, Associate Professor of English, Elon University
"Scrum: A Project Management System"

1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Dr. David Reetz, Director of Counseling Center, Aurora University
"Discovering Your Students: Deconstructing Procrastination to Reconstructing Motivation in the Classroom"

CETL Events

2014-2015 Events Guide

CETL Event Registration

2015 Faculty Teaching and Research Symposium

Wednesday, February 18th - University Banquet Hall
Abstract Deadline: Friday, January 16th
Abstract Submission Form

Previous Faculty Teaching and Research Symposia

2014 Symposium Schedule
2013 Symposium Schedule
2012 Symposium Schedule
2011 Symposium Schedule
2010 Symposium Schedule
2009 Symposium Schedule 
2008 Symposium Schedule 

2015 Faculty Summer Institute

Wednesday through Friday, May 20th-22nd
George Williams Campus, Williams Bay, Wisconsin
Session topics and registration information TBA.