AURCO 2006 Conference - Wayne College

Lessons Learned: In the Classroom, on Campus, and in the Community

Friday Welcome Reception - April 7, 2006 @ The Hampton Inn
Saturday Conference - April 8, 2006
The University of Akron: Wayne College - Orville, OH
Akron Wayne Photo

Welcome to the 12th Annual Conference for the Association for University Regional Campuses of Ohio. With over 50 presentations, we hope that your experience leaves you with some important

"Lessons Learned"

* in the Classroom

* on Campus

* in the Community



Keynote Speaker

Dr. Maryellen Weimer, Professor of Teaching and Learning

Dr. Gene Poor's photo

We are pleased to announce that the Keynote Speaker for this April’s AURCO Conference is Dr. Maryellen Weimer. Dr. Weimer is Professor of Teaching and Learning at Penn State Berks, and is the editor of The Teaching Professor newsletter. In 2005 she received the Milton S. Eisenhower Award for Distinguished Teaching. Weimer has authored and co-authored numerous books, including Enhancing Scholarly Work on Teaching and Learning, Learner-Centered Teaching: Five Key Changes to Practice, Teaching on Solid Ground: Using Scholarship to Improve Practice and Improving College Teaching: Strategies for Developing Instructional Effectiveness, all from Jossey-Bass.

Dr. Weimer’s keynote luncheon address is entitled “Lessons Learned About Teaching that Promotes Learning.” After lunch, Dr. Weimer will present a workshop titled “What We’ve Learned About the Growth and Development of College Teachers.”



For More Information

Contact: Dr. Janet Barnett Minc: jminc@uakron.edu or Dr. Paul Weinstein: pbweinstein@uakron.edu