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FLC topics, facilitators

During the 2013-2014 academic year, the Center for Teaching and Learning once again will support Faculty Learning Communities. Those interested in proposing and/or facilitating an FLC should send an email to

The deadline for submitting an FLC topic is April 5.

An FLC is a cross-disciplinary faculty group of six to 15 members who participate in a yearlong self-directed program to enhance teaching and learning. FLCs are typically either cohort-oriented (e.g. first-year faculty, teachers of large-enrollment courses) or topic-oriented to address a specific teaching and learning need, issue or opportunity. Each FLC typically receives $500 to support meetings, materials and other identified needs.

A list of past FLCs is online at

To discuss any ideas in greater detail, contact Eddie Watson, CTL director, at