This update is designed to keep everyone informed. A more detailed discussion of our progress and plans will be provided at the virtual State of the University report on Monday, November 2.
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There is increasing evidence to suggest that emotions play a large part in how people learn. The intentional application of technology can capture an interaction with the content to develop students emotional responses to content which in turn, fosters deeper understanding and learning of important concepts and ideas.
The University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) is announcing a call for submissions for its 13th annual maturation program. The UTRF Technology Maturation Grant aims to assist innovators in advancing new technologies on the path to market by awarding up to $15,000 in direct costs to the highest ranking proposals.
The Rotary Club of Northeast Shelby County is holding a virtual 5K run October 25-31 to support their work in the community and has chosen the Memphis Crisis Center as a charity this year.
Explore ways of using technology to provoke emotional responses from students and deepen their understanding of content in in-person and online classes
Use commonly available tools in Learning Management Systems to design online activities that engage student emotions and increase learning
Deploy technologies to humanize online and in-person classes