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Pauline Strong, Director HRC 3.360, Mailcode F1900, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-2654

Difficult Dialogues Faculty Workshops


2014

May:
"Stop Talking: Ancient Pedagogies for a Sustainable Future"
Presenters: Ilarion (Larry) Merculief, Aleut leader and Director of the Global Center for Indigenous Leadership and Lifeways and Libby RoderickDirector, Difficult Dialogues at the University of Alaska-Anchorage.

2013

March:
"Controversial Conversations in the Classroom"
Presenter: Dr. Sheldon Eklund-Olson, Director, School of Human Ecology

2012

August:
"Constructive Dialogue in the Classroom"
AM presenter: Dr. Juli Fellows, Dialogue consultant
PM Roundtable led by DD faculty Dr. Barbara Jones, UT School of Social Work and Dr. Suzanne Seriff, UT Department of Anthropology

October:
"Using Writing to Promote Dialogue"
Presenter: Dr. Susan Schorn, UT School of Undergraduate Studies Writing Center Coordinator

February:
"Difficult Responses, Difficult Silences"
Presenters: Dr. Barbara Jones and Dr. Dnika Travis, UT School of Social Work

"Using Social Media to Support Writing and Dialogue"
Presenter: Dr. Susan Schorn, UT School of Undergraduate Studies Writing Center Coordinator

2011

September:
"Using Writing to Promote Dialogue"
Presenter: Dr. Susan Schorn, UT School of Undergraduate Studies Writing Center Coordinator

2010

May:
"Dialogue Techniques"
Half-day workshop for DD and interested faculty
Presenter: Dr. Juli Fellows, Dialogue consultant

April:
"Dialogue in the Classroom"
Presenter: Dr. Michele Guzmán,  UT Hogg Foundation for Mental Health

March: 
"Evaluating DD Courses"
Presenters: Dr. Polly Strong, Director, UT Humanities Institute and DD PI and Ms. Leslie Atchley, UT School of Undergraduate Studies

February:
"Academic Freedom"
Presenter: Dr. David Rabban, UT School of Law

2009

January:
Dialogue Workshop in partnership with Bob Bullock State History Museum

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