February 2022: From Beth-Fisher-Yoshida

Dear SPS Faculty, February can feel like the doldrums. Winter has overstayed its welcome and spring is still figuring out if it wants to return. Even though it is a shorter month, at this point in the season it can drag on endlessly. It is important to find ways to sustain momentum when there are many demands placed on us, the semester is in full … Continue reading February 2022: From Beth-Fisher-Yoshida

February 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Onboarding and Policies

Fall 2022 CPS Deadlines Deadline Item Submit to: Calendar Entry 3/21/2022 CPS Submitted to Academic Affairs for Review Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs CPS Fa22 Due Date – Deadline to submit CPS to AA 3/21/2022 (week of) Academic Affairs Reviews and Approves Sections – Communicates to Programs N/A CPS Fa22 Academic Affairs Reviews and Approves Sections (3/14-3/18) 4/4/2022 All courses must be entered into … Continue reading February 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Onboarding and Policies

February 2022: OCI – Professional Development and Training

Updates for Professional Development and Training include: Spring 2022 Faculty Technology Training has now concluded. Training dates for Summer 2022 instructors will be available starting in March. Faculty can find a full list of training and professional development offerings on the Calendly registration page. For instructors still requiring pedagogical consultation during course delivery, they can schedule an individual appointment with a team member from Faculty … Continue reading February 2022: OCI – Professional Development and Training

February 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

The pilot offering of the Pedagogical Lab is well underway, with an inaugural cohort of 15 experienced and dedicated SPS faculty participating in the initial pilot. Program representation includes the Business Certificate, Enterprise Risk Management, Human Capital Management, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, Pre-College, and Strategic Communication. To learn more about the lab, please contact Phoebe Ballard, Executive Director of Online Learning Operations (pb2696@columbia.edu). Continue reading February 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

February 2022: Certificate & Visiting Students

On March 1 all students will be able to begin registering for Columbia Summer Session courses. This summer we’re currently offering over 300 course sections students can choose from. Our course offerings can be found on our website. In an effort to promote this year’s Summer Session, prospective students can also register for our Inside the Classroom series, a collection of lecture previews accompanied by … Continue reading February 2022: Certificate & Visiting Students

January 2022: From Beth Fisher-Yoshida

Dear SPS Faculty, Welcome back to a new year. What has changed and what remains the same? Our decision making is still controlled by COVID considerations. We are fully remote in January with February and later leaning toward in person, but still undecided. We are still required to wear masks, with new guidelines of the type of mask to wear. So basically, it is still … Continue reading January 2022: From Beth Fisher-Yoshida