Faculty Administrator Meeting RepositorySponsored by the Center for Teaching and LearningTrevecca Nazarene University2012-2016

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Challenges Facing Higher Education

Video: Program begins at 14:48. (login with TNU employee ID/Password)
Claude Pressnell, Jr.
October 16, 2015. Challenges Facing Higher Education

Dr. Claude O. Pressnell, Jr., President, Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association (TICUA), updated the faculty on challenges presented by changing culture, demographics, and state and federal regulations.

Skip forward to 14:48 for Dr. Pressnell's presentation.
General Education Assessment Report
Video: https://videocapture.trevecca.edu/videos/video/933/in/my-videos/
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Presentation PDF: 2014-15 GenEd Report

Assessment Form: 2014-15 GenEd Assessment Form
September 21, 2015. General Education Assessment Report

Joe Cole, Mary Ann Meiners, and Mike Vail delivered the 2014-15 assessment report for the General Education Committee. The report highlighted the assessment procedure and results. For a complete report, please download the Assessment Form document. View the video presentation and follow along with the pdf version of the PowerPoint presentation.


Student Advising and Spring 2015 Pre-Registration

(Temporary hold on video pending review)

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February 23, 2015. Student Advising and Spring 2015 Pre-Registration

Becky Niece and Eugenia Harris from Academic Records and Tim Johnson, ITS provided information on software and procedural changes for Spring 2015 pre-registration and degree audit. Eugenia also introduced a new student advising tool for course planning that will be released soon.
The Flipped Classroom

February 2, 2015. The Flipped Classroom

The staff of the Center for Innovative Instruction discuss the background and research basis for flipping instruction in the college classroom. Presentations include examples of what flipped instruction would look like and Sam Stueckle describes his personal experience flipping one of his calculus courses.
TNU's College of Lifelong Learning

Timothy Eades
November 21, 2014. TNU's College of Lifelong Learning

Dr. Tim Eades, Associate Provost of Graduate and Continued Studies, and leader of the College of Lifelong Learning provided an overview of activities for the College and announced the 2014-15 goals.
TNU's Grants Office

Janice Lovell
October 31, 2014. TNU's Grants Office

Janice Lovell, Director of Grants and Foundation Relations, introduced policies and procedures for grant applications and described the consultation and guidance available through the Grants Office.
TNU's Center for Innovative Instruction

LaMetrius Daniels
October 9, 2014. TNU's Center for Innovative Instruction

LaMetrius Daniels,Director of the Center for Innovative Instruction, introduced the new staff and programs designed to improve instruction in online and in Trevecca's classrooms.
Building A Recruiting Culture

Audio: Fac_Admin_2014_09_22.mp3
Presentation PDF:
Faculty Meeting-Undergraduate Enrollment Strategy.pdf
Holly Whitby
September 22, 2014. Building a Recruiting Culture

Holly Whitby, Associate Provost & Dean of Enrollment Management, reported on the activities and achievements of the Enrollment Management team that led to Trevecca's record undergraduate enrollment in the 2014 Fall Semester. She described ways in which the whole institution can work together to develop a Recruiting Culture on our campus and invited all to participate in supporting the efforts.


Faculty-Development Meetings from previous years are documented in these archives:

  • Opening Workshop: Undergraduate Research-Quality Enhancement Plan
  • Exploring the Retention Jigsaw Puzzle: Creating a Complete Picture
  • Institutional Review Board; 2012-13 General Education Assessment
  • 2012-13 Sabbatical Leave Reports
  • National Praise and Worship Institute Update
  • Teaching with Technology
  • UR-QEP Annual Report
  • Student Research Symposium
  • TNU Authors Celebration

  • Opening Workshop: Christian Liberal Arts Education
  • TNU External Academic Programs
  • 2011-12 General Education Assessment Report
  • Student Debt, Employability, and Value of Christian Education
  • Introducing the TNU Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP)
  • Faculty Sabbatical Leave Reports
  • Preparing for SACS and NCAA Div II Campus Visits
  • Trevecca Authors Celebration

  • Disability Services and Student Accommodation
  • General Education Annual Report
  • 2010-11 Sabbatical Recipients Reports
  • Higher Education and Instructional Technology
  • Mobile Technologies: Maximizing Their Potential
  • QEP Plan and SACS Preparation
  • Principles of Online Education and TNU's Connect (Sakai) Platform
  • TNU Authors and Mini-grant Recipients

  • Opening Workshop: The Christian University: A Kingdom Community in Education
  • Family Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
  • General Education Annual Report
  • Improving Student Writing
  • Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Topic Selection

  • Student Learning Outcomes
  • The State of Online Education at Trevecca
  • Introduction to SACS accreditation and QEP
  • Designing Learning Activities to Develop Critical Thinking Skills
  • Copyright and Fair-Use in Higher Education
  • Panel Discussion of The Soul of a Christian University, Ch 8
  • Faculty Development Opportunities
  • TNU, A Wesleyan Institution: Wesleyan Theology and Educational Practice
  • Faculty Panel: The Story of God as a Context for TNU Education

  • Intro to Office 2007
  • Celebration of Authors, Promotions, Minigrants
  • The Story of God: Context for General Education Curriculum
  • Leadership, Calling, and Purpose--Freshman Course
  • Holy Discontent
  • Center for Social Justice
  • General Education Annual Report