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Apr
19
2024

MS in Higher Education Information Session (virtual)

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Online
Interested in learning more about the Master of Science in Higher Education Administration and Policy (MSHE)? Join us for an information session to preview the program and ask the MSHE Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the master's res...
Apr
19
2024

MS in Education and Social Policy Program Information Session

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Online
Attend a livestreamed information session about the Master of Science in Education Program. Presentations will include information about degree concentrations, course curriculum, the master's project, field experiences for teachers, the application process and financial aid. Attendees will have the ...
Apr
23
2024

A Conversation With Larissa FastHorse

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Evanston
Join writer and choreographer Larissa FastHorse in a conversation with School of Education and Social Policy Dean Bryan Brayboy and School of Communication Dean Patrick Johnson. FastHorse (Sicangu Lakota Nation) is a 2020 MacArthur Fellow, award-winning writer/choreographer, and co-founder of Indige...
Apr
23
2024

Family Action Network (FAN) - Somehow: Thoughts on Love

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Off-Campus
In Somehow: Thoughts on Love, beloved bestselling author Anne Lamott explores the transformative power that love has in our lives: how it surprises us, forces us to confront uncomfortable truths, reminds us of our humanity, and guides us forward. “Love just won’t be pinned down,” she says. “It is in...
Apr
24
2024

MS in Higher Education Information Session (virtual)

8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Online
Interested in learning more about the Master of Science in Higher Education Administration and Policy (MSHE)? Join us for an information session to preview the program and ask the MSHE Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the master's res...
Apr
25
2024

Learning Sciences Brown Bag: Dr. Kamau Bobb

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Evanston
Dr. Kamau Bobb is the visiting guest speaker for the Learning Sciences Brown Bag on Thursday, April 25. He is the Senior Director at the Constellations Center for Equity in Computing at Georgia Tech. Please contact Tammy Wen to join via Zoom. 
Apr
25
2024

MS in Higher Education Information Session (virtual)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Online
Interested in learning more about the Master of Science in Higher Education Administration and Policy (MSHE)? Join us for an information session to preview the program and ask the MSHE Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the master's res...
Apr
26
2024

Family Action Network (FAN) - We Are the Leaders We Have Been Looking For

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Off-Campus
We are more than the circumstances of our lives, and what we do matters. In We Are the Leaders We Have Been Looking For, Eddie S. Glaude Jr., one of the nation’s preeminent scholars and a New York Times bestselling author, makes the case that the hard work of becoming a better person should be a cri...
Apr
29
2024

Bennett Goldberg MPES Presentation

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Evanston
Bennett Goldberg will join our MPES seminar on Monday, April 29th, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Refreshments and morning snacks will be provided! About the event: There has long been an undeniable need for more inclusive learning environments in higher education, particularly in STEM courses. Due in part to...
Apr
29
2024

MS in Education and Social Policy Program Information Session

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Online
Attend a livestreamed information session about the Master of Science in Education Program. Presentations will include information about degree concentrations, course curriculum, the master's project, field experiences for teachers, the application process and financial aid. Attendees will have the ...
May
1
2024

MS in Higher Education Information Session (virtual)

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Online
Interested in learning more about the Master of Science in Higher Education Administration and Policy (MSHE)? Join us for an information session to preview the program and ask the MSHE Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the master's res...
May
2
2024

Learning Sciences Brown Bag: Dr. Kris D. Gutiérrez

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Evanston
Dr. Kris D. Gutiérrez is the visiting guest speaker for the Learning Sciences Brown Bag on Thursday, May 2. She is the Associate Dean of the School of Education, University of California, Berkeley and the Carol Liu Professor of Education.  Please contact Tammy Wen to join via Zoom. 
May
3
2024

MS in Higher Education Information Session (virtual)

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Online
Interested in learning more about the Master of Science in Higher Education Administration and Policy (MSHE)? Join us for an information session to preview the program and ask the MSHE Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the master's res...
May
3
2024

Higher Education Certificates Information Session (virtual)

12:15 PM - 12:45 PM Online
Interested in learning more about SESP's Higher Education Certificates options? Join us for an information session to preview the three certificate options and ask the Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the application process and how e...
May
6
2024

MS in Higher Education Information Session (virtual)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Online
Interested in learning more about the Master of Science in Higher Education Administration and Policy (MSHE)? Join us for an information session to preview the program and ask the MSHE Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the master's res...
May
8
2024

Higher Education Certificates Information Session (virtual)

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM Online
Interested in learning more about SESP's Higher Education Certificates options? Join us for an information session to preview the three certificate options and ask the Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the application process and how e...
May
9
2024

Higher Education Certificates Information Session (virtual)

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Online
Interested in learning more about SESP's Higher Education Certificates options? Join us for an information session to preview the three certificate options and ask the Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the application process and how e...
May
9
2024

MS in Higher Education Information Session (virtual)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Online
Interested in learning more about the Master of Science in Higher Education Administration and Policy (MSHE)? Join us for an information session to preview the program and ask the MSHE Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the master's res...
May
14
2024

Higher Education Certificates Information Session (virtual)

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM Online
Interested in learning more about SESP's Higher Education Certificates options? Join us for an information session to preview the three certificate options and ask the Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the application process and how e...
May
16
2024

Higher Education Certificates Information Session (virtual)

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Online
Interested in learning more about SESP's Higher Education Certificates options? Join us for an information session to preview the three certificate options and ask the Admissions team questions in real time. The session will include information about the curriculum, the application process and how e...
May
16
2024

Learning Sciences Brown Bag: Dr. Danny Morales-Doyle

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Evanston
Dr. Daniel Morales-Doyle is the visiting guest speaker for the Learning Sciences Brown Bag on Thursday, May 16. He is an associate professor of science education and coordinator of the licensure strand of the MEd Science Education program in the College of Education at the University of Illinois Chi...
May
16
2024

Brown v. Board of Education at 70: An Evolving Legacy (Day 1 Panel Discussion)

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Off-Campus
Brown v. Board of Education at 70: An Evolving Legacy (Day 1 Panel Discussion) Please join us for a free two-day series of seminars and professional development workshops examining the consequences of the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education decision. This event, hosted by the School of Education and S...
May
17
2024

Brown v. Board of Education at 70: An Evolving Legacy (Day 2 Workshops)

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Off-Campus
Brown v. Board of Education at 70: An Evolving Legacy (Day 2 Workshops) Please join us for a free two-day series of seminars and professional development workshops examining the consequences of the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education decision. This event, hosted by the School of Education and Social Po...
May
23
2024

Learning Sciences Brown Bag: Keoni Mahelona

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Evanston
Keoni Mahelona is the visiting guest speaker for the Learning Sciences Brown Bag on Thursday, May 23. He is the Chief Technology Officer at Te Hiku Media and a leading practitioner of indigenous data sovereignty. Please contact Tammy Wen to join via Zoom. 
Jun
4
2024

Human Development and Social Policy Brown Bag: Dr. Linda Waite

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Evanston
Dr. Linda Waite is the visiting guest speaker for the Human Development and Social Policy brown bag on Tuesday, June 4. Linda Waite is the George Herbert Mead Distinguished Service Professor of Sociology and Senior Fellow at NORC at the University of Chicago. Her research interests include social de...
Jun
7
2024

Summer Algae Science Institute (SASI)

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Online
Presented by The Algae Foundation & The Baxter Center Friday, June 7th | 9 AM - 3 PM | Virtual Are you interested in giving your students more hands-on STEM learning opportunities? Are you ready to roll up your sleeves and learn more about algae? If so, please join us at the Algae Foundation’s virtu...
Jun
11
2024

Summer Biotech Series

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Off-Campus
Join a community of teachers and test out biotech labs! Are you fascinated by gel electrophoresis and other biotech related techniques? Have you ever wanted to learn more about the techniques behind COVID testing kits? Then the Summer Biotech Series sounds right for you! The Summer Biotech Series is...
Jun
17
2024

Instructional Coaching and Evaluation

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM No Location
Instructors: Lisa Vahey & Kavita Kapadia Matsko Presented by The SESP Teaching, Learning, & Education Program  6-week Course on Mondays, June 17th – July 22nd | Hybrid In-person classes will be held on Northwestern's Evanston Campus Week 1: June 17th | 9 AM - 3 PM | Northwestern's Evanston Campus We...
Jun
25
2024

Peace Education: Theory and Practice of Nonviolence

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Evanston
Instructor: Liz Shulman Presented by The SESP Teaching, Learning, & Education Program Tuesday, June 25th | 9 AM - 3 PM | Norris University Center | Scholars Room (#2-188) | 1999 Campus Dr, Evanston, IL 60208  This one-day workshop examines the different ways in which one can integrate a peace curric...
Jun
26
2024

Using Video to Explore Teaching and Learning in Your Classroom

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM No Location
Instructors: Miriam Sherin, Jennifer Richards, & Sarah Larison Presented by The SESP Teaching, Learning, & Education Program Wednesday, June 26th | 9 AM - 3 PM | Location TBD on Northwestern's Evanston Campus Join other teachers to explore how video can help you investigate teaching and learning. Di...
Jul
29
2024

Computational Making, Inquiry and Social Justice

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Evanston
Instructor: Paula Hooper Presented by The SESP Teaching, Learning, & Education Program  Monday, July 29th | 10 AM-4 PM | Norris University Center | Rock Room (#2-270) | 1999 Campus Dr, Evanston, IL 60208  This course explores the intersection of computational making, inquiry methodologies, and socia...
Jul
31
2024

Teaching for Talent Development: Starting with Preassessment

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Evanston
Instructors: Susan Corwith & Melissa Hinshaw Presented by The Center for Talent Development & The SESP Teaching, Learning, & Education Program Wednesday, July 31st | 9 AM - 3 PM | Norris University Center | Rock Room (#2-270) | 1999 Campus Dr, Evanston, IL 60208  A talent development approach to ins...
Aug
6
2024

Designing Rich Math Tasks, K-8

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Evanston
Instructor: Jen Munson Presented by The SESP Teaching, Learning, & Education Program Tuesday, August 6th | 9 AM - 3 PM | Norris University Center | Rock Room (# 2-270) | 1999 Campus Dr, Evanston, IL 60208  For students to learn mathematics, they need opportunities to grapple with rich tasks. But, wh...