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Faculty Events

Learn improved teaching techniques, embrace new classroom management systems and more through our many collaborative faculty events! Mark your calendars and register today for the following events:


Faculty Meet & Greet

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 • 6:00PM – 7:30PM
Camille Kendall Academic Center, III-3156

We invite all faculty, new and returning, to join us for a light dinner to meet fellow instructors, understand important UMBC-Shady Grove procedures, and receive updates on services at USG. This event will be a great resource to all who attend.

myUMBC & Blackboard Basics Webinar

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 • 12:00PM – 1:00PM
Register here
Especially helpful for new faculty wanting to learn how to navigate the systems and for current faculty that would like a refresher. Topics to be discussed include: accessing class rosters and teaching schedules, grade rosters, blackboard course development, interactive features of blackboard, etc.

Advanced Tools of Blackboard Webinar 

Thursday, January 22, 2015 • 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Register here!
Useful for anyone looking to dive deeper into the features of Blackboard! Learn the more advanced capabilities of Blackboard, including rubrics, timed release  and more!


Faculty Appreciation Day

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 • 10:00AM –4:00PM
Camille Kendall Academic Center, III-4124

We can never say thank you enough for what you do as instructors! Enjoy this day celebrating you, our faculty, with treats and refreshments available in III-4124 before mid-terms are upon us!