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Rising Textbook Costs: Meeting the Challenge

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Center for Teaching Excellence, Feinstein 304


James Campbell, Assistant Professor of Economics
Andria Tieman, Commons Librarian for Digital Research & Education
Hailie Posey, Commons Librarian and Coordinator of Digital Publishing Services 

Are you seeking alternatives to high-cost textbooks for your students?  Do you want to know more about locating and integrating open resources into your teaching?  Join us for an introduct​ion to Open Educational Resources.

​Representatives from the library will cover the basics of OER, share information about how to locate and use open resources, and discuss open licensing.  James Campbell, Assistant Professor of Economics, will share his experiences teaching with an open textbook, as well as his research on the economics of open access. (You can see Jim’s work here​).   Please RSVP ​​here.

Showcase Event: Global Learning and Engagement at Providence College​

Thursday, November 3, 2016​​​​​
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Ruane Center for the Humanities, Great Room

Please join us to share and celebrate wonderful global learning opportunities we have at Providence College. If you would like to attend, please RSVP​ ​here.

Inspiring Real Revision

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (Lunch at 12 and workshop at 12:30)
PC Writing Center, OAS Conference Room (249)

Receiving feedback during the drafting process impacts the quality of student writing and increases their investment in writing assignments. Join us for a conversation about methods of responding that inspire students to think critically and revise more substantially.​ Please RSVP​ here.