Monthly Archives: May 2015

Adjunct Pay

There will be an increase of $5/session in adjunct pay effective for courses starting after July 1, 2015. We wish it were more, but are thankful to have this small bump. Also please note the following changes in pay related to class size/number enrolled in a class (also effective July 1, 2015): Undergrad Grad 1 […]

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Methodological Competency

We are continuing to briefly explore each of the 12 Characteristics of the 4C Quality Faculty model . Last issue, we looked at Competency in Technology. This issue, we conclude the Competency dimension with a quick review of Methodology. This characteristic deals with the wider array of theories, models, and practices related to teaching and learning. Methodology primarily deals with […]

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Ask Great Questions to Create Great Dialogue

In The Prince, Machiavelli famously wrote that a great prince must “certainly be a great asker of questions” (ch. 23). This is certainly true of great teachers and engaged learners. In the vast majority of our AGS online courses, discussion forums are a significant part of the course grade. In the face-to-face courses, while class discussion may not be […]

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Q&A with Patti Ghere

What do you do here OKWU? I am the online student support representative. I assist new students with getting acclimated to the online environment. I also assist students with a variety of issues they encounter with online courses. What do you like most about working at OKWU? Working with great staff, faculty, and students. How […]

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What You Do Matters

We hosted our semi-annual grad fair last Thursday in Tulsa Centre’s recently remodeled room 101. Always a happy time to hand out caps and gowns and visit with students. This time though we had angels rejoicing with us! As Keith and Zoe, two of our advisors, visited with one of our business graduates about her […]

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