October 2011

CETL Announcements

CETL Events

Tools for Teaching 2012 Call for Proposals

   The 3rd  Annual Tools for Teaching: 
   Using Technology to Enhance Instruction
     SAVE THE DATE!
       Friday, February 24, 2012
       Davies Center

The formal Call for Proposals includes the deadline and other application information. For more information or questions about the event please contact Gene Leisz (
leiszjg@uwec.edu)or Cindy Albert (albertca@uwec.edu)

CETL Programs

UWS-Teaching Fellows and Scholars Program
 Application Deadline Nov. 11, 2011.
  For more details see the attached documents:
  Program Description
  Fellows and Scholars Application
  Please contact Bob Eierman at CETL (
cetl@uwec.edu) with questions.

Domestic Intercultural Immersion (DII) COP  Learn about, develop project ideas, design and receive feedback on writing an Undergraduate Domestic Intercultural Immersion Experience pilot project.

Effective Grading  Use of the grading process to improve teaching, examination of the linkage between teaching and grading, and trying new grading schemes.

TED Video Club  Learn from some of the world's biggest and brightest thinkers in this video discussion group.  

To register for any of these programs contact CETL,
CETL@uwec.edu, 715-836-2385, or stop by OL 1142.  Click this link to go to CETL Programs page.

D2L Announcements

1. Backing Up Your D2L Grade books

It is important to export your D2L gradebooks regularly throughout each semester and at the end of each term to create a backup of your grades. Click Here for further instructions.

2. Combining D2L Course Sections for Winterim

Educators may request two or more D2L course sections be combined in a single D2L course for the upcoming Winterim term by completing the D2L Course Request Form. Combined D2L courses will be available within five (5) business days of request receipt.  

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