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September 5, 2019

172 FELLOWS | 500 COURSES | 20,000 STUDENTS

Fall 2019 marks important milestones for MTLE: We are now at 172 fellows – from 68 departments and 8 schools/colleges – and growing strong. Altogether, during their time in MTLE, fellows have taught 500+ courses with 20,000+ students enrolled. We celebrate these milestones with you, and we are grateful that you are part of our MTLE… Read More

September 4, 2019

Nick Balster at SoTL Work

SoTL (Scholarship of Teaching and Learning) is central to the work of our Faculty Co-Director and Co-Founder Nick Balster. When he is not in the classroom or studying the communications between plants and soil, Nick is immersed in researching teaching and learning. One of his latest studies, published in Environmental Education, investigated the correlation between… Read More

August 30, 2019

Cohort News

We would like to extend a very warm welcome to the 22 assistant professors who joined MTLE this fall semester (Xi and Omicron Cohorts), our 15th and 16th newest cohorts of Faculty Fellows: Xi Cohort August 2019 – May 2020 Benedikt Geiger | Engineering Physics Kristina Huang | English Annie Bauer | Geoscience Jennifer Choy | Engineering Physics Hilary Dugan |… Read More

February 15, 2019

MTLE Fellow to Keynote at “All of Us Research”

Andrea Gilmore-Bykovskyi (Professional Cohort, 2018) Assistant Professor, Nursing Andrea has been selected as the keynote speaker for this month’s gathering of UW All of Us Research Program. If you, your students, or any colleague you know is interested in heatlh disparities/equity issues, please join Andrea on Tuesday, February 19th from 4:30 – 6:30pm. She will be speaking about the… Read More

February 11, 2019

Teaching Professional Development Opportunities at UW Madison

UW-Madison offers a wide range of cross-campus opportunities for faculty and instructors, at any point in their careers, to further their teaching and advance the Wisconsin Experience – the total student learning experience. Find what’s right for you.

February 7, 2019

K. Patricia Cross Academy Offers New Online Resource

Did you find Angelo and Cross’ Classroom Assessment Techniques (CAT) invaluable in helping you frame your formative assessment methodologies? Well, we are thrilled to share with you this new open resource, created and made available by the generous work of the K. Patricia Cross Academy – a nonprofit dedicated to supporting excellence in college teaching. This resource… Read More

February 7, 2019

Fellows Win University Housing Honored Instructor Awards

Five MTLE Fellows were among other campus instructors recognized this past fall with the University Housing Honored Instructor Award, a semester tradition in which housing residents have the opportunity to recognize outstanding classroom instructors that challenge them, help them learn, make learning fun, and inspire them. Congratulations to Viren Murthy (Alpha, 2013); Grant Nelsestuen (Beta, 2013); Eric… Read More

February 7, 2019

MTLE Fellows Win Distinguished Teaching Awards

Distinguished Teaching Awards are a yearly tradition that acknowledges exceptional faculty members at UW-Madison whose teaching is of such quality that it merits recognition and award. We are proud to congratulate two of our fellows this year: Lisa Bratzke and Michael Wagner. The Awards Ceremony of the UW-Madison Distinguished Teaching Awards will take place on Wednesday… Read More

January 31, 2019

Welcome, Nu Cohort!

Please join us in extending a warm welcome to our newest cohort of Faculty Fellows. Anatoly Detwyler | Asian Languages and Cultures Bu Wang | Civil and Environmental Engineering Eric Severson | Electrical and Computer Engineering Greeshma Gadikota | Civil and Environmental Engineering Hao Chang | Dermatology Jill Barnes | Kinesiology Kirill Ospovat | German, Nordic, and Slavic Kristen Pecanac | Nursing Lindsay… Read More

October 20, 2018

Fellow Spotlight: Hieyoon Kim

Hieyoon Kim (Mu, 2019) Assistant Professor, Asian Languages and Cultures Get to know Hieyoon, one of our newest MTLE Fellows, featured in InsideUW last month. Hieyoon is a scholar of 20th century Korean culture. Her research focuses on the relationship between archive and a historiography of the nation. Learn more.

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Craig Johnston

Craig Johnson (Eta Cohort), Assistant Professor in the Department of Forest & Wildlife Ecology, incorporates a classroom assessment technique known as “muddiest point” into his Decision Methods for Natural Resource Managers course.

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