Conference Program

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

6:00 - 8:00 pm
Meet up with conference attendees at Gulfstream restaurant and bar in the Four Points Hotel

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

7:45Registration - EME Foyer
8:30 - 10:00Welcome - Cynthia Mathieson, Provost and Vice Principal - UBC Okanagan
Keynote - Dr. Sarah L. Eddy - Florida International University
End of Lecture? Active learning increases student achievement
Location: EME 0050
10:00 - 10:15Break - EME Mezzanine
10:15 - 11:15Location: EME 1101Location: EME 1121Location: EME 2141
Engaging Students Online
Nina Langton - UBC Okanagan
20 Minute Research Presentation
Development of Guided-Inquiry Activities for a Large Class Environment
W. Stephen McNeil - UBC Okanagan
Tamara Freeman - UBC Okanagan
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
Creating and Sharing Strategies for Fostering an Inclusive, Intercultural Learning Environment
Ashley Welsh - UBC Vancouver
Meghan Allen - UBC Vancouver
Kayli Johnson - UBC Vancouver
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
Technological Advances Driving the Evolution of Teaching Practices. Do These Practices Engage Every Learner?
Celina Berg - UBC Vancouver
20 Minute Research Presentation
If Only We Knew Who Our Students Were.
Bratislav (Brad) Mladenovic - Simon Fraser University
20 Minute Research Presentation
11:15 - 11:30Break - EME Mezzanine
11:30 - 12:30 Location: EME 1101Location: LIB 101 Location: EME 2141
Cut to the Chase - Maximizing Interactive Learning: A New Model from Anatomy
Erin Bull - UBC Okanagan
Taylor Stranaghan - UBC Okanagan
Gregory duManoir - UBC Okanagan
20 Minute Research Presentation
Explore the Inclusive Technology Lab at UBC Okanagan Library
Barbara Sobol- UBC Okanagan
Meghan Currie - UBC Okanagan
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
Combining Large and Small Class Experiences in a First-Year Service Course
Pam Sargent - UBC Vancouver
Fok-Shuen Leung - UBC Vancouver
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
Critical Friendship and Inter-Faculty Collaborative Inquiry: Education and Nursing
Lisa Moralejo - UBC Okanagan
Lindsay Kennedy - UBC Okanagan
Karen Ragoonaden - UBC Okanagan
20 Minute Research Presentation
Engaging Every Learner in Adopting Healthy Behaviours
Terry McCurdy - McMaster University
20 Minute Research Presentation
12:30 - 1:30Lunch - EME Mezzanine
1:30 - 2:30Location: EME 1101Location: EME 1121Location: EME 2141
The Chinese Peasant Rebellion: The Risks and Rewards of Maximizing Student Agency in a First Year History Class
Sheila McManus - University of Lethbridge
20 Minute Research Presentation
smartEducation and Flourishing: Exploring Practice and Praxis for Educator Wellbeing
Karen Ragoonaden - UBC Okanagan
Sabre Cherkowski - UBC Okanagan
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
"Resistance as Engagement": Developing Strategies for Information Literacy in a Post-Truth World
Linda Elmose - UBC Okanagan
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
Providing Choice in the Classroom: Assignment Contracts and Flexible Evaluation Methods
David Geary - UBC Okanagan
20 Minute Research Presentation
Democratizing Required Courses - Promoting Student Empowerment and Engagement
Kate Power - UBC Vancouver
20 Minute Research Presentation
2:30 - 3:00Break - EME Mezzanine
3:00 - 4:00Location: EME 1101Location: EME 1121Location: EME 2141
Pendulum Swings in Teaching Practice
Catherine Broom - UBC Okanagan
20 Minute Research Presentation
Finding, Using, and Remixing Open Resources For Your Courses
Jonathan Verrett - UBC Okanagan
Michelle Lamberson - UBC Okanagan
Sajni Lacey - UBC Okanagan
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
The First Year Experience: Creating a Community of Practice for First Year Educators
Karen Smith - UBC Vancouver
Patty Hambler - UBC Vancouver
Kari Marken - UBC Vancouver
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
Teaching With Enthusiasm in Cross-Cultural Perspective
Hugo De Burgos - UBC Okanagan
20 Minute Research Presentation
Insights from Using Appreciative Inquiry in a Course Evaluation
Meghan Allen - UBC Vancouver
Jessica Dawson - UBC Vancouver
Steve Wolfman - UBC Vancouver
20 Minute Research Presentation
4:00 - 6:00Wine and Cheese and Poster Session
Guest Speaker: Deborah Buszard, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal, UBC Okanagan campus
Location: EME Mezzanine
Posters
Getting to Know Your Industry: Enhanced Teaching and Learning through an Online Market Research Tutorial
Kim Buschert - UBC Okanagan
Aleha McCauley - UBC Vancouver
Coordinating Assessment
Jannik Eikenaar - UBC Okanagan
Ayman Elnaggar - UBC Okanagan
Megan Lochhead - UBC Okanagan
Email or Conversations?: Teaching and Learning in the Digital World Where Conversation is a Second Class Citizen
Matt Husain - UBC Okanagan
Engaging Reflective Thinking During an Exam: Slowing Students Down on Multiple Choice Questions Increases Performance
Joss Ives - UBC Vancouver
Jared Stand - UBC Vancouver
Threshold Concepts in Higher Education: Moving Beyond Library Instruction
Sajni Lacey - UBC Okanagan
Excellence in Teaching and Learning - Teaching With Technology
Stacey Mateika - Red Deer College
TA Credentialing Program at UBC Okanagan
John Parry - UBC Okanagan
Supporting the Peer Notes Program
Deanna Simmons - UBC Okanagan
Vania Chan - UBC Okanagan
Earllene Roberts - UBC Okanagan
Advancing Student Learning and Engagement through Midterm Corrections
Bingrui (Cindy) Sun - University of Calgary
MohanaGowri Arumugam - University of Calgary
Rachael Edino - University of Calgary
Top Ten Ways to Get (and Keep) Their Attention
Rosalind Warner - Okanagan College
Tutor-Less Problem-Based Learning: Effects on Problem-Solving Skills in Large Science Undergraduate Classes
Tyler Wenzel - UBC Okanagan
Heather Hurren - UBC Okanagan
Andis Klegeris - UBC Okanagan

Thursday, May 4, 2017

8:30Registration - EME Foyer
9:00 - 10:00Location: EME 1101Location: EME 2141Location: EME 1121
Flipping Large Classrooms Using Clickers: The Engineering Economics Experience
Gord Lovegrove - UBC Okanagan
20 Minute Research Presentation
Engage Your Students Without Flipping Out: Simple Active Learning Tools to Fit Any Classroom
Richard Plunkett - UBC Okanagan
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
Two Stage Exams: Learning Together?
Brett Gilley - UBC Vancouver
Joss Ives - UBC Vancouver
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
Using Formative Feedback to Encourage Student Engagement in Engineering Classes
Claire Yan - UBC Okanagan
Ayman Elnaggar - UBC Okanagan
20 Minute Research Presentation
What We Could Do Before Final Grading: Two Ideas
Ivona Mladenovic - Simon Fraser University
20 Minute Research Presentation
10:00 - 10:30Break - EME MezzanineMaking it Stick: The Science of Successful Learning
10:00 - 11:30
Location: EME 1123

Livestream of Keynote Address at UBC Vancouver Celebrate Learning Week

Henry L. "Roddy" Roediger - Washington University in St. Louis
10:30 - 11:30Location: EME 1101Location: EME 2141
Telecollaboration In Language Teaching and Learning
Grisel Garcia Perez - UBC Okanagan
Martin Blum - UBC Okanagan
Marina Kriscautzky - Universidad Autonoma de Mexico
20 Research Presentation
StudySmart: Learning Strategies for First Year Science Students
Cindy Bourne - UBC Okanagan
Breanne Molnar - UBC Okanagan
Tamara Freeman - UBC Okanagan
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
Integrating language and technical education to improve learning outcomes for first-year international students in engineering program
Gabriel Potvin - UBC Vancouver
Mike Murphy - UBC Vancouver
20 Minute Research Presentation
Methods for Improving Student Outcomes in German, 2nd Language Teaching
Claude Desmarais - UBC Okanagan
20 Minute Research Presentation
11:30 - 12:45Lunch (Food Trucks)
Location: TBD
12:45 - 1:45Location: EME 1101Location: EME 2141Location: EME 1121
How We are Engaging Every Engineering Student in Design Thinking
Sabine Weyand - UBC Okanagan
Bryn Crawford - UBC Okanagan
20 Minute Research Presentation
Teaching Science Inclusively
Linda Strubbe - UBC Vancouver
Sarah Bean Sherman - UBC Vancouver
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
How Teaching Practices Influence Student Mental Health and Wellbeing
Michael Lee - UBC Vancouver
Patty Hambler - UBC Vancouver
Steven Barnes - UBC Vancouver
Karen Smith - UBC Vancouver
Diana Jung - UBC Vancouver
60 Minute Interactive Workshop
Putting Ethics into Action
Jeff McLaughlin - Thompson Rivers University
20 Minute Research Presentation
Engaging Every Learner Through Multiple Learning Modalities
Robert Campbell - UBC Okanagan
Greg Wetterstrand - UBC Okanagan
20 Minute Research Presentation
1:45 - 3:15Addressing Classroom Climate
Location: EME 0050
3:15 - 3:30Closing Remarks
Location: EME 0050