News from the FIC

FIC Celebrations and Event Resources

June 9, 2021

It's a season of celebration in the FIC! Hear from our director and resources from spring events. Also, take a moment to investigate opportunities for your future work.

Celebrations in the FIC

May 17, 2021

Let's congratulate FIC team members for their achievements!


Anne Braseby received the Staff Service Award which celebrates and recognizes committed staff for their contributions. Anne is being recognized for her amazing 10 years of service!

TEL Sympoium May 11-12

May 5, 2021

As the semester wraps up, we hope you can attend the TEL Symposium to celebrate teaching and learning at UT Austin during this academic year. In addition, we're excited to announce 2021-2022 grantees and technology workshop opportunities.

ITL Symposium Apr. 27-28

April 21, 2021

ITL Symposium Activated Possibilities for More Equitable Learning on April 27-28. The spring inclusive teaching and learning symposium included a keynote address by Lydia X.Z. Brown and a series of engaging, round table discussions.

Graduate Teaching Showcase

April 15, 2021

Rising to meet the significant barriers to learning this pandemic year presented, UT’s graduate student instructors found innovative ways to create community and address issues of equity to keep students engaged in the learning process, even in the most difficult of times. The Faculty Innovation Center, in partnership with the Graduate School and UT Libraries, was proud to celebrate some of these stand-out innovations at the 6th annual Graduate Teaching Showcase, held virtually this year for the very first time.

End of April FIC Events

April 9, 2021

We hope you're finding moments of inspiration as we wrap up this week. We're excited to celebrate technology-enhanced learning on campus! Also, join us for the next ITL Symposium and final "After Times" discussion.

2020-2021 Faculty Grant Showcase

April 8, 2021

On Febraruy 26, 2021 the FIC hosted the annual Grants Showcase, which invites current recipients of the FIC’s Undergraduate Teaching Grants, Instructor Learning Community Grants, and the DIY Microgrants to share their project outcomes and future goals.

FIC Spring Break Update

March 12, 2021

We know everyone is ready for and deserves much-needed respite during spring break! As this week wraps up, we are celebrating the work you continue to do in service of our campus community. Read on for the latest FIC news and what's on the horizon.

Announcing the 2021 Provost's Teaching Fellows Cohort

March 2, 2021

The Provost's Teaching Fellows are excited to announce the members of the 2021 PTF Cohort, who were selected from a competitive group of applicants. This year's cohort includes faculty who teach across 7 colleges and 13 departments, reaching students on virtually every corner of the 40 Acres.  We are also proud to note that this cohort includes the largest percentage of Non-Tenure Track, Teaching, and Professional faculty in the program's history.

Feburary FIC Programs Starting Up

Jan. 28, 2021

The latest FIC newsletter includes Director Dr. Molly Hatcher's spring semester reflections, a spring flyer with programming details, and FIC partner news.