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CFD - Future Events

Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities

Please click here to visit the registration system and reserve a seat for any of the events/workshops listed below.

Best Practices in Mentoring and College Teaching (BPMCT)

The Center for Faculty Development is offering the following workshops as part of the BPMCT Program.  These workshops are open to graduate students, instructors, and full-time and part-time faculty.  Dates, times, and locations are currently being determined for many of these workshops.

(Workshops for the Spring of 2015 Coming Soon)

 To register for any BPMCT workshop, simply visit to reserve a spot.  In the future, we would like to offer seminars and workshops that are appropriate for the needs of specific departments and/or colleges. If you have an idea for a potential workshop and/or would like to propose putting one together, please let us know by sending us your idea - – we'd love to work with you on this.


Office of Sponsored Programs

The OSP seminar series is designed for WKU faculty and staff and is offered during the fall and spring semesters each year. Campus-wide email announcements will be sent prior to each seminar. Seating is limited.

Internal Grants at WKU

  • February 3rd, Tuesday from 12:00-2:00 in Potter Hall 301

Internal Grants at WKU

  • February 6th, Friday from 2:00-4:00 in Potter Hall 301

Introduction to External Grants

  • February 12th, Thursday from 2:30-4:30 in Potter Hall 301

 Introduction to Funding Searches

  • February 18th, Wednesday from 2:30-4:00 in College High Hall 2125

After the Award Letter: How to Administer Your Grant

  • February 19th, Thursday from 2:30-4:30 in Potter 301

Grants and Contracts Accounting

  • February 25th, Wednesday from 2:30-4:30 in Potter 301

Teaching and Learning With Technology

The following workshops are offered through the Office of Distance Learning.


(Workshops for the Spring of 2015 Coming Soon)

Research Methods and Statistics

  • Data Mining using SAS Workshop (Restricted to Faculty for now)
    • Wednesday, January   20-22 in Grise Hall 135

*** If you have an event or workshop that is appropriate for the professional development of faculty and/or graduate students, and if you would like to advertise this event on the Center for Faculty Development's Future Events webpage, please contact Jerry Daday by email ( or phone (270-745-3197). ***

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