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2014-15
Infusing Multicultural Perspectives into the Curriculum
Bone, Assistant Professor in the Music Department, emphasizes inclusivity in her music, theatre, literature, history, and visual arts courses by enabling students to express themselves—both by...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2014/Bone/
Davidson, Instructor in the Communication Studies Department, fosters empathetic interpersonal communication and appreciation for all perspectives by making these things a part of every learning...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2014/Davidson/
Rivera, Associate Professor in the English Department, shows her commitment to multiculturalism via the courses she teaches (Chicana/o and African American literature), the books she assigns for...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2014/Rivera/
Theme Page (written by: Karen B. McLean Dade)
2010-11
Teaching for Tolerance
Nielsen, Assistant Professor in the Journalism Department, incorporates diversity and representation issues in her newswriting and reporting classes via course materials, methods, and assignments....
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2010/nielsen/
Heckathorn, Senior Instructor in the Physical Education, Health, and Recreation Department focuses on social justice by using experiential and service learning throughout her curriculum to engage...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2010/heckathorn/
Brown, Associate Professor in the English Department, teaches a visual rhetoric class focusing on social justice issues and has her students examine how texts and images create meaning, make...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2010/brown/
Theme Page (written by: Jeff King, Ph.D.)
2003-04
Ties That Bind
Bussell, Professor in the Chemistry Department, and two undergraduates in Chemistry, Melissa Pease and Autumn Burns, have worked collaboratively on original research designed to create cleaner...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2003/bussell/
Dietrich, Associate Professor in the English Department, and Tony Prichard, a graduate student in the English Department, have collaboratively taught English 364, Introduction to Film Studies. This...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2003/dietrich/
Hammond, Professor in the Department of Anthropology, and two graduate students, Maria Hicks and Jason Miller, were co-developers and co-teachers of a new field methods course called Participatory...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2003/hammond/
Ase2003, Psychology Department, spent a summer working with Kyle Nelson, an undergraduate student, to fine tune the assessment tools that he uses in his Topics in Physiological Psychology course....
http://pandora.cii.wwu.edu/showcase2003/mana/
Theme Page (written by: Kris Bulcroft)
2001-02
Authentic Learning
Dodd, June Dodd insists that her learners take center stage as they take on the instructor role in her Introduction to Distance Education class, take turns teaching course content to each other...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2001/dodd/
Geisler, Marc Geisler's main message in his 'Introduction to Shakespeare' course is that a good reader is more like a film director looking at a potential script than a passive recipient of...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2001/geisler/
Richards, Marc Richards wishes to instill in his students his passionate conviction that learning and history really matter. He therefore requires his students to understand they too are historians...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2001/richards/
Tag, Stan Tag teaches a section of Humanities and the Expressive Arts, a core course in Fairhaven College's curriculum. His Group Performance Project in the Humanities course pushed his students...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2001/tag/
Theme Page (written by: Ann Carlson)