LSU Faculty Colloquium

Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Lod Cook Alumni Center, Noland LaBorde Ballroom
8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Audience: Faculty & Graduate Assistants

LSU’s annual Faculty Colloquium on effective teaching and learning, co-sponsored by Campus Federal Credit Union, will feature Dr. Linda Nilson, author of Creating Self-Regulated Learners: Strategies to Strengthen Students' Self-Awareness and Learning Skills. This year's colloquium will be held on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. The keynote address will draw from the speaker’s 25-year tenure of college teaching and scholarly productivity. The follow-up interactive workshop will focus on best and worst teaching approaches based on research from faculty, staff and students. Lunch will be provided and will include the opportunity for an informal Q&A session with Dr. Nilson.

Linda Nilson

Colloquium Guest and Keynote Speaker:

Linda B. Nilson, PhD, Author of Creating Self-Regulated Learners: Strategies to Strengthen Students’ Self-Awareness and Learning Skills





Past Faculty Colloquium Speakers

Year Speaker Topic Resources
2020 Linda Nilson Creating Self-Regulated Learners  
2019 Ken Bain What the Best College Teachers Do  
2018 Cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances    
2017 James Lang Small Teaching: From Minor Changes to Major Learning Watch the 2017 Colloquium Video
2016 William Buskist Building a Better Lecture

Watch the 2016 Colloquium Video

Find Presentation Handouts Here



2015 Rafeal Luna Scientific Story Telling  
2014 Jose' Bowen Moving Technology Out of the Classroom  
2013 Dee Fink Creating Significant Learning Experiences  
2012 Janet Zadina Using Brain Research to Orchestrate Learning: The Multiple Pathways Model  


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