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45th Annual POD Network Conference in Seattle

November 11–15, 2020, Hyatt Regency Seattle To create flexible responses to these shifting and complex times, it is imperative that we “look inward and think forward:” that we critically examine our current contexts, narratives, and traditions while keeping in mind the future goals and needs of our institutions, our disciplines,…

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2016 POD Network Annual Conference | November 9-13

Please read all information below before submitting a proposal. To submit a proposal, please go here. DEADLINE: Friday March 11, 2016 at 11:59PM Pacific We cordially invite you to participate in the POD Network’s 41st Annual Conference to be held in Louisville, Kentucky at the Galt House Hotel on November…

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Leveraging summer . . .

Greetings! Looking toward the coming weeks and months from the perspective of a quickly receding summer, I wonder, like many of you, how to leverage the precious remaining hours—that is, how to use them to maximum advantage both to prepare for what’s ahead and to dedicate a bit of time…

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ICED Council Meeting, Kyoto, Japan

As I described in my newsletter article, this past summer I had the honor of attending the annual council meeting of the International Consortium for Educational Development (ICED).  The newsletter gives more detail about ICED and what it does, but I wanted to use this blog to share more about…

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POD in 140 characters or less

Thursday night at the conference, I posed the questions, “Why do we do what we do? Why does it matter?” and asked everyone to share their responses via Twitter.  Thanks to a lot of collaboration at the dinner tables, and additional help from our brave Roving Tweeters, the response was…

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Greetings from Pittsburgh and the 2013 POD Conference

Greetings from Pittsburgh! The 38th Annual POD Conference starts this week, so it seems like a good time to post my first President’s Blog on the website (but I also hope to use it to communicate what’s going on in POD throughout the year). Pre-conference workshops start tomorrow, and the…

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Welcome to the POD Network

Dear colleagues, Welcome to the POD Network, a professional and scholarly organization for those dedicated to advancing the quality of teaching and learning in higher education. Our membership draws from the ranks of faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students, and brings together a range of expertise in fields such as…

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