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2019
Tuesday, February 19th
8:00 AM

REGISTRATION and COFFEE

Sponsored by TPC Committee

Law Atrium (3rd Floor Old Main)

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

8:30 AM

WELCOME

Welcome from TRU Elder, TRU President and TPC Chair

OM 3732 / 3752 / 3762 (MEGA ROOM)

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

8:50 AM

Adventures in Diverse Classrooms in Complex Times: Which Policies Guide Academic Freedom in the Classroom?

Alejandro Campos Garcia, Thompson Rivers University
Amie McLean, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3612

8:50 AM - 9:30 AM

Carrying baggage or a building a toolkit for adventure? Shifting to trauma-informed class spaces and teaching

Meaghan Hagerty, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3741

8:50 AM - 9:30 AM

Insights from the Use of OERs in Education Research Methods Course

Gloria Ramirez PhD, TRU
Trista Hill, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3632

8:50 AM - 9:30 AM

Metapors and Memes; Tools for the engagement students in diverse settings

Jay Goddard, Thompson Rivers

OM 3782

8:50 AM - 9:30 AM

9:35 AM

How to herd cats to write an OER textbook

Jamie L. Noakes Ms, Thompson Rivers University
Brenda Smith, Thompson Rivers University
Ken Monroe, Thompson Rivers University
Michelle Harrison, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3632

9:35 AM - 10:15 AM

Humble Beginnings: Developing A Supportive Program for Students to Mentor Faculty in Equitable and Inclusive Teaching Practices

Amie McLean Ph.D., Thompson Rivers University

OM 3741

9:35 AM - 10:15 AM

Icebreakers and motivation activities

Christina Cederlof

OM 3782

9:35 AM - 10:15 AM

Photo-Voice as a Reflexive Method

Nan Stevens, TRU

OM 3612

9:35 AM - 10:15 AM

10:15 AM

COFFEE BREAK

Sponsored by TPC Committee

Law Atrium (3rd Floor Old Main)

10:15 AM - 10:35 AM

POSTER: How Do Students Choose Elective Courses? Role of Professor’s Characteristics

Ehsan Latif 2503776026, Thompson Rivers University
Stan Miles, Thompson Rivers University

10:15 AM - 12:45 PM

10:35 AM

Cheating on Tests: The Adventure Continues

Cindy L. James, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3612

10:35 AM - 11:15 AM

Enhancing Group Work with Augmented Reality Tools

Jack Massalski, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3632

10:35 AM - 11:15 AM

Pick a topic, any topic!: Using improvisational comedy techniques to bulwark feminist pedagogy

Amy McLay Paterson, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3782

10:35 AM - 11:15 AM

Reconciling Place

Lyn Baldwin, Thompson Rivers University
Sheila Blackstock, Thompson Rivers University
Tina Block, Thompson Rivers University
Nancy Flood, Thompson Rivers University
Kyra Garson, Thompson Rivers University
Bradley Harasymchuk, Thompson Rivers University
Carol Rees, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3741

10:35 AM - 11:15 AM

11:20 AM

A World Climate Change Convention: Exploring the Science and Economics of Climate Change

Peter Tsigaris

OM 3741

11:20 AM - 12:00 PM

Adventures in Academic Integrity

Wayne Singular
Elizabeth R. Rennie, Thompson Rivers University
Nancy Flood, Thompson Rivers University
Andrea Sullivan, Thompson Rivers University
Marian Anderberg, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3612

11:20 AM - 12:00 PM

Psst . . . the Best Classes Are the Ones You Didn’t Prepare for Improvisation as Education

Mervyn Nicholson, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3782

11:20 AM - 12:00 PM

Sabbatical Adventures!

Karen Densky, Thompson Rivers University
Joe Dobson, Thompson Rivers University
Melissa Jakubec, Thompson Rivers Universiy

OM 3632

11:20 AM - 12:00 PM

12:00 PM

LUNCH BREAK

Sponsored by TPC Committee

Law Atrium (3rd Floor Old Main)

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

12:45 PM

Adventures in First Year Success

Kyra Garson, Thompson Rivers University
Jan O'brien, Thompson Rivers University
Catharine Dishke Hondzel, Thompson Rivers University
Christine Adam, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3772

12:45 PM - 1:25 PM

Adventures in One-Shot Teaching!

Amy McLay Paterson, Thompson Rivers University
Julia Wells, Thompson Rivers University
Erin May, Thompson Rivers University
Shane Neifer, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3741

12:45 PM - 1:25 PM

Breaking Down the Silo: Scheduling PBL for High School Courses

Sandro Cuzzetto, Kamloops Christian School

OM 3632

12:45 PM - 1:25 PM

Why TRU Needs a Self-Access Language Learning Centre: Lessons Learned from Both an Underperforming and an Exceptional Language Learner

Jason Brown, TRU

OM 3612

12:45 PM - 1:25 PM

1:30 PM

Collaborative Quizzes – Applications in Introductory Level Accounting

Wayne Singular

OM 3741

1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Mindfulness in the Classroom

Monica J. Sanchez-Flores Dr., Thompson Rivers University

OM 3612

1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Teaching Science from the Back of the Room - Using an Air Tame Device and Virtual White Board

Eric Villeneuve, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3632

1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

The Adventure Capstone

Iain Stewart-Patterson Dr, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3772

1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

1:45 PM

Indigenization of Teaching and Learning: Classroom Experience

Susanna Fawkes, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3772

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

Knowledge Retention and Memorable Learning in the Context of Teaching Writing

Jason Ji, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3741

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

Learning Technology at TRU: An Overview

Matthew Stranach, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3632

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

Multimodal Adventures in Teaching: Individualized Learning, Relationship-building, and Nurturing a Sense of Belonging through FSD’s Student Life and Writing Centre videos

Jenna L. Goddard 8197389, TRU
Alicia Ashcroft, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3612

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

2:00 PM

Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL) in SOCW 4800

Ken Monroe, Thompson Rivers University
Bala Nikku, Thompson Rivers University
Erin May, Thompsons Rivers University

OM 3741

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Emergent Tools for Teaching and Learning: MatterMost, Hypothes.Is, and Appear.In

Matthew Stranach, Thompson Rivers University

OM 3632

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Opening up the Human Body (but not literally)

Christine Miller, Thompson Rivers University
Amrita Ollek Ms., SD #73
Serena Reves Ms., SD #73
Kirsten Hales

OM 3772

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Planning for Final Grades

John F. Churchley, TRU

OM 3612

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

2:20 PM

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Connecting to the 'Right Now' Generation

Cale Birk, Kamloops-Thompson School District

OM 3732 / 3752 / 3762 (MEGA ROOM)

2:20 PM - 3:20 PM

3:30 PM

WINE and CHEESE SOCIAL

Sponsored by TPC Committee

Law Atrium (3rd Floor Old Main)

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM