Posted in August 2012

Adjunct Faculty Portfolio Workshop

Learn everything you need to know about building your portfolios Location: CIETL Center 9-154 **2 different times for your convenience** 1) Tuesday September 25th 5:00-5:30 pm 2) Wednesday September 26th 1:00-1:30 The adjunct faculty shall supply a faculty portfolio, which includes current course syllabi, sample class materials, sample examinations, sample quizzes, if used, and an … Continue reading

New Course Promotion

The following are ideas on ways to promote new courses to our students. Paragraph: Create a promotional paragraph (or two) which describes why students might want to take this course. Schedule of Classes: Develop a promotional ad in the Schedule of Classes (needs to be completed a semester in advance) contact Roberta Chock Please … Continue reading

San Mateo County Genealogical Society

September 2012 Workshops at Cañada College Library Workshops are $5 for SMCGS Members – $10 for Non-Members Workshops are FREE to Cañada College Faculty, Staff & Students September 4, 2012 – 2:30-4pm SCOTTISH ROOTS ONLINE – With Cath Trindle, Professional Genealogist A hands-on opportunity for those with Scottish research to explore some of the great websites … Continue reading

New-Hire Orientations

Twice yearly, in summer and spring, new hires are welcomed at orientations hosted by CIETL. On Saturday, August 18, the following faculty members attended the summer 2012 orientation: Adrienne Sainten Amira Abedrabbo Julieta Gomez Bahij (Bob)Hanhan, Susan White Susan Mahoney Malgorzata Wisniewska Robin Lise-Nielsen Maureen Harrigan Elizabeth Sheofsky Linda Hayes, interim VPI, welcomed them, and Sarah Harmon, … Continue reading

ARTstor and Flyers

Do you want to use images to promote courses or to enhance your teaching? This workshop will introduce you to ARTstor, a digital image library with more than one million high resolution images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences. Learn how to access ARTstor and download images into your documents and presentations. Location: … Continue reading

Grant Writing Workshop

Do you have an idea that you would like to implement at Cañada College but need to apply for a grant? Have a been working on a grant but need to refine your grant-writing skills? Then apply to attend this grant writing workshop at UC Berkeley. CIETL would like to send two Cañada employees to … Continue reading


Based on your feedback, in fall 2012 you can look forward to a monthly CIETL Newsletter. Also, in collaboration across campus and institutions, here are some of the workshops that CIETL will be sponsoring in fall 2012: New Employee Orientations, August 18. Creating a Community for Adjuncts Focused Inquiry Projects An Innocent Abroad: Lisa Palmer … Continue reading