Institute for Student Success

Student Success

Archives

Since 2011 the Institute for Student Success has been organizing workshops to facilitate professional development for faculty, staff, and administrators. The goal of these events is plain and simple - to improve the success of HSU students.

To review the offerings of past workshops or book groups, please select any from the list below.

Workshops

Spring 2014 - Keynote: Thomas Brown

Fall 2013 - Keynote: Dr. Eric Mazur

Spring 2013 - Keynote: Dr. Kathleen F. Gabriel

Fall 2012 - Keynote: Dr. Kimberly Tanner

Spring 2012 - Keynote: Dr. Claude Steele

Spring 2011 - Keynote: Dr. George Kuh / Keynote: Dr. Barbara Millis, Plenary: Milton Randle

Book Circles

Fall 2013 - Mindset: The New Psychology of Success / Creating Significant Learning Experiences: An Integrated Approach to Designing College Courses / Latino/Latina College Students: Theory, Models, and Practices for Understanding Diversity and Creating Inclusion / This Fine Place So Far From Home: Voices of Academics from the Working Class (excerpts)

Spring 2014 - Blind Spot / Learner-Centered Teaching / Quiet

Spring 2013 - Why Arent' We There Yet? / Generation on a Tightrope / Learner Centered Teaching

Fall 2012 - Teaching Unprepared Students / Whistling Vivaldi / First-Generation Student Experience

Spring 2012 - How Learning Works / Microaggressions in Everyday Life / First-Generation Student Experience

Fall 2011 - Learning Communities: Reforming Undergraduate Education / Teaching With Your Mouth Shut / Why Race and Culture Matter in Schools: Closing the Achievement Gap in America's Classrooms

Spring 2011 - Small Group Instruction in Higher Education / Student Success in College / Why Race and Culture Matter in Schools: Closing the Achievement Gap in America's Classrooms

breakout session

We look forward to working with everyone throughout the year to support the strategies that participants found most interesting and useful.