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Dr. Nicole Jobin Receives ASSETT Teaching with Technology Award

Sept. 14, 2022

Each year, ASSETT awards the Excellence in Teaching with Technology Award to a faculty member who has been nominated by their peers and students for their commitment to teaching with technology. This year, Dr. Nicole Jobin is recognized for her use of technology as not only a tool, but also...

Welcome Sarah Andrews: Teaching, Learning and Technology Assessment Consultant

Aug. 30, 2022

Meet Sarah Andrews, ASSETT’s Teaching, Learning, and Technology Assessment Consultant! She holds a PhD in Earth & Environmental Science with a Cognate in Classroom Teaching from the University of New Hampshire. Half of her dissertation was devoted to education-based research with a focus on transforming an introductory science course to...

Connect with ASSETT to get inspired, engage students, and integrate new technologies!

Aug. 30, 2022

ASSETT or Arts & Sciences Support of Education Through Technology is dedicated to helping the Arts & Sciences teaching community integrate technology with pedagogy to promote impactful learning. ASSETT’s professional staff has extensive pedagogical knowledge and facilities in supporting academic technologies. Our services are free and designed to support your...

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Reacting to Reacting to the Past

July 21, 2022

Student reflection piece of the RTTP conference.

Excellence in Teaching with Technology Award

May 17, 2022

The ASSETT Excellence in Teaching with Technology Award is presented to an Arts & Sciences faculty member (of any rank) who has been nominated by their peers and/or students. Nominees should have a record of excellence in teaching with technology, as well as demonstrated commitment and leadership in furthering ASSETT's mission of advancing teaching and learning within CU's College of Arts & Sciences.

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AMAT: Ask Me About Technology!

May 3, 2022

If you’re a reddit fan, you’ve heard of AMA, or Ask Me Anything. Today’s article highlights a service that can support both you AND your students when integrating technology into your classroom! The transition out of spring semester is an ideal time to reflect on your teaching practices. In her...

Course Design Matters

April 22, 2022

During a recent faculty consultation, I was reminded of the importance of our work. I was listening to an instructor describe how excited they were to make changes to their course; things like adding new technology, incorporating active learning and formative feedback opportunities. Yet at the same time, the investment...

Interdisciplinary Cross-College Team Receives National Endowment for the Humanities Award

April 13, 2022

The ASSETT (Arts & Sciences Support of Education Through Technology) Innovation Incubator is thrilled to announce that a team of Arts and Sciences faculty has won a $150,000 Humanities Connections Implementation grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. This project, titled “Humanities Core Competencies as Data Acumen: Integrating Humanities...

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Invigorate Your Teaching and Get Students Actively Learning Through Reacting to the Past!

March 9, 2022

Photo by Unseen Histories on Unsplash Imagine walking into a classroom where students are advocating for women's rights, staging a protest against the war in Vietnam, or negotiating a treaty to lower carbon emissions. Chances are, these students are engaging in one of many Reacting to the Past games. These...

Sign up for your Reacting Consortium Library Membership!

March 9, 2022

In spring 2021, ASSETT’s Student Success Innovation Incubator team purchased an Institutional membership to the Reacting Consortium . In spring 2022, the team negotiated a system-wide membership to include all four CU campuses! With this membership, ALL CU faculty and staff have full access to the Reacting Consortium Library, expanded...