NLCVA Annual Retreat: Tuesday, May 3

The NLCVA Annual Retreat is scheduled for Tuesday, May 3, 9:00am – 3:00pm at UVA. Details will be sent through the NLCVA listserv.

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VCU’s ALT Fest May 17-18 (Cancelled)

VCU’s ALT Lab and Office of Online Academic Programs are proud to host a program of formal and informal special events, performances, and festive activities celebrating stories of learning transformation and exploring new possibilities. Click here for more information and to register.

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VCU is a NLCVA member. NLCVA members have permission to post announcements about their own events on the NLCVA website.

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NLCVA Membership Meeting Monday, March 21, 1:00-3:00pm

Our next membership meeting is Monday, March 21. We will meet through our Google Hangout:

https://hangouts.google.com/call/t3d3bwy7br5x4ojfn5pbumndyia

We will review another draft of the Event Sponsorship framework and request form. Secondly, we can discuss an agenda for the planning retreat in May.

Hope to see you!

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NLCVA Membership Meeting Rescheduled for Monday, February 8, 1:00-3:00pm

The January membership meeting is rescheduled for Monday, February 8, 2016, 1:00-3:00 p.m. I have reserved Conference Room 313 in the VT/UVA Richmond Center (2810 Parham Road, Suite 300) for those who can and want to meet there. If you want to participate remotely, you can either:

Call in:
Dial: 866-842-5779
Code: 5405683393

Join through Google Hangout:
https://hangouts.google.com/call/t3d3bwy7br5x4ojfn5pbumndyia

We will review the proposed structure of our new Event Sponsorship Program, identify spring semester opportunities for NLCVA Meetups/Socials, and, as always, share “what’s up” at our respective institutions. Look here for the agenda and the proposal.

Hope you can join us! Please contact Sarah Cheverton at cheverse@jmu.edu for more information.

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NLCVA Membership Meeting Jan 25, 1:00-3:00pm

The next membership meeting is Monday, January 25, 2016, 1:00-3:00 p.m. in the VT/UVA Richmond Center (2810 Parham Road, Suite 300). If you want to participate remotely, you can call in:

Dial: 866-842-5779
Code: 5405683393

We will follow up on the Event Sponsorship Program.

Hope you can join us! Please contact Sarah Cheverton at cheverse@jmu.edu for more information.

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NLCVA Membership Meeting – November 16, 1:00-3:00pm, Google Hangout

NLCVA held a membership meeting on Monday, November 16 through its Google Hangout site. We had a very productive meeting with 10 representatives from 8 member institutions present. Go here to read the minutes.

Next meeting: Monday, January 25, 1:00-3:00pm at UVA/VT Center in Richmond. Teleconference will be available. More details forthcoming.

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NLCVA Membership Meeting 9/21/15

The next membership meeting is Monday, September 21, 2015, 1:00-3:00 p.m. in the VT/UVA Richmond Center (2810 Parham Road, Suite 300). If you want to participate remotely, you can call in:

Dial: 866-842-5779
Code: 5405683393

Hope to see you then! Agenda forthcoming through the listserv.

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IDEAx 2015

Event:  IDEAx
Location: Longwood University, Farmville, VA
Date:  September 18th (day conference)
Audience: Higher education practitioners within the fields of learning sciences and professional development
Cost: FREE

The Instructional Development Educational Alliance Exchange (IDEAx) will hold this year’s meeting at Longwood University on September 18, 2015!  IDEAx is a new regional professional community for higher education practitioners within the fields of learning sciences and professional development. The goal of this community is to open the door for conversation on ideas and resources that can be shared to help design instruction and become a positive change agent in teaching and learning innovations.

Call for “Conversation Igniters” Proposals is now open: During the “Conversation Igniters” session, representatives from invited institutions will engage in a poster style session to ignite ideas and spark conversation. If your institution is interested in participating in this poster style session, please fill out the following application:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/17Rbt8m8GoFvGjd1nSWulQdYXDioeyh-uC8ptSS1-jaY/viewform. Schools who have a representative on the IDEAx Advisory Board will be given preference. The deadline for submissions is 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 2, 2015. Decisions regarding the inclusion of proposals will be made and communicated on Friday, September 4, 2015.

Registration for this event is now open at http://tinyurl.com/IDEAx2015Register.We would like to thank the generosity of our sponsors for helping keep the cost of this conference completely free for participants.
Detailed information about the meeting and for planning your visit can be found at http://www.ru-citl.com/ideax/.

Please feel free to forward this notice to other learning sciences and professional development practitioners at your institution and beyond.
Questions? Feel free to contact Samantha Blevins (Radford University) at:  ideax@ru-citl.com
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Invite to MAGIC’s Inaugural Conference April 25 @ Longwood

Do you Canvas? Would you like to see what faculty from other institutions on the East coast are doing in the LMS? Are you doing something cool in Canvas that you’d like to present? How about just want some cool swag and prizes? Join the Mid-Atlantic Canvas Users Group for its Inaugural Conference on April 25, to be held at Longwood University. More info at canvasmagic.org/blog.

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Announcing VCU ALTfest! May 12-14, 2015

vcu altfest

VCU’s ALT Lab and Office of Online Academic Programs are proud to host a program of formal and informal special events, performances, and festive activities celebrating stories of learning transformation and exploring new possibilities.

ALTfest is designed for educators and learners to engage in active learning experiences and share stories of learning transformation.

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