University of Wisconsin–Madison

Members Only Events

Upcoming Members Only Events:

  • April 16, 2018, Union South, 5:30-7pm
  • October 17th, 2018, University Club, 5:30-7pm

Spring 2018 Members Only Event:
“Stuck on how to Make it Stick?”

Join us April 16th, 5:30-7pm, Union South, TITU, for a relaxed conversation with Peter Brown, author of the influential, evidence-based book Make it Stick. All fellows and future faculty partners of the UW Teaching academy are invited to participate in a conversation with Peter moderated by Vice-Provost for Teaching and Learning, Steve Cramer.  As we unwind over drinks and appetizers, let’s explore what helps (or hurts) student learning!

Spring 2017 Members Only Event:
“Balancing Teaching and Research: Career, Classroom, and Institutional Accountability”

The event occurred on Tuesday April 18th, 2017 from 5:30 to 7:00pm in the Steenbock’s Private Dining area. The Director of the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, Dr. Jo Handelsman, and Associate Professor and MTLE Co-Director, Nick Balster, spoke on the topic of “Balancing Teaching and Research: Career, Classroom, and Institutional Accountability.”

RSVP for the event here.

Fall 2016 Members Only Event:

The first Members Only Event of the school year occurred on October 26, 2016 at the University Club from 5:00pm to 6:30pm.

The event included light appetizers, a cash bar, and more importantly, provided a space for Fellows and Future Faculty Partners to come together as an entire membership to discuss the mission and direction of the UW-Teaching Academy. The Members Only event included a vote by members on proposed bylaw changes regarding electronic voting by the Executive Committee and membership.