STAR Symposium

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The 2018 STAR Symposium will be held February 9, 2018

About the Symposium

The STAR Symposium celebrates excellence in teaching and learning by providing an avenue for individuals to share best practices, ideas and resources with colleagues.  This virtual one-day conference will consist of presentations that focus on pedagogical approaches including delivery via face-to-face, blended, flipped and online classrooms.

Submit Your Proposal

The STAR Symposium focuses on topics related to quality initiatives and best practices (teaching, design, faculty support, etc.) for face-to-face, blended, and online courses and/or programs. Presentation tracks include:

  • Faculty Development and Support
  • Course Design and Delivery
  • Grading, Assessment, and Feedback
  • Student Engagement
  • Technology Integration
  • Measuring the Impact of Best Practices
  • Other Innovations…

Join us to hear from experienced professionals about topics related to faculty support, course design and delivery, assessment practices, technology integration and student engagement strategies. This all-day virtual conference is open to higher education faculty and staff.

Important Dates

October 31, 2017: Call for Proposals Closes
November 1, 2017: Registration Opens


2017 STAR Symposium Conference Recordings

The 2017 STAR Symposium was held on February 10, 2017. The Keynote and Featured Session were recorded.

STAR Symposium 2017 Keynote: Innovating with Openness: Changing Our Approach
Dr. Rajiv Jhangiani, Kwantlen Polytechnic University

STAR Symposium 2017 Featured Session: EduBytes- The Digital Tool Buffet
Dr. Hope Nordstrom & Keith O’Neal, Lipscomb University