Syllabus Day

Event Date: 
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
CIP, 128 Olin

August 15th is Syllabus Day in the Center for Innovative Pedagogy.  Please stop by to share your ideas about syllabus design with other faculty or to get help putting the final touches on your work in progress.  The CIP will provide resources to help you find out more about student services and classroom technology and how they can fit into your course design.

To help us prepare for the event, please send examples of interesting and effective syllabi to

We are especially interested in examples of

  • Useful format and layout

  • Appealing graphic design

  • Clear goals and outcomes

  • The language you use for grading and classroom policies

  • Ideas for engaging students with the class from the first day