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About the Center for Teaching and Learning


We envision a university community where scholarly teaching leads to transformative learning.


Our mission is to serve the university community through a commitment to exceptional teaching and learning.

The Center demonstrates its commitment through the following goals:

Goal 1

Lead, advance, and support campus initiatives that influence the educational mission of the university.

Goal 2

Initiate and sustain partnerships with University departments, units, colleges, and campuses to advance best practices in teaching and learning.

Goal 3

Deepen the pedagogical knowledge and teaching effectiveness of the university teaching community.