Introducing: The Commons
Find practical online/blended course planning strategies. More content will be added throughout the summer!
Commons Front Door


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We help you educate today's students
Explore with us the ways that your teaching style, your subject matter, and your creativity can help power innovations in higher education that transform students' lives.

Featured Events and Initiatives

The Commons: Online/Blended Course Planning

Welcome to the FIC gathering place for conversation and a curated collection of resources to support summer and fall courses. We're open so come on in and join us!

Remote Teaching Series

Did you miss one of these spring semester conversations? All of the recordings are now available.

Provost’s Teaching Fellows across campus shared remote teaching insights and facilitated conversations amongst colleagues.

FIC Grants Update

We are currenty reviewing Undergraduate Teaching Grants and Instructor Learning Community Grants proposals. Awards will be announced as soom as possible. Stay tuned!


Introduction to Canvas Quizzes
Thursday May 28, 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Delivering Assessments Remotely with Gradescope
Thursday May 28, 11 a.m. to Noon
Getting Started with Panopto
Thursday May 28, 3 to 3:30 p.m.
Open Office Hours
Friday May 29, 10 to 11 a.m.
Assignments & Gradebook
Monday June 1, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.