The Pedagogy Series are workshops providing professional development opportunities in pedagogy and showcasing the extensive base of expertise held by Western’s faculty.

Have a workshop idea or suggestion? Contact Beverly West at or x88796.


Upcoming Events:

Pending; check back in the future for more events.


Past Events:

Assessing Students Online

In this webinar, Professor Jennifer Moreno from Criminal Justice shared tips and techniques that the Criminal Justice division has learned from offering a fully-online track for their program.

View the recording of the webinar here.


Screening of Unlikely documentary

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Unlikely tells the story of five individuals fighting for a second chance at opportunity in the world of higher education.

More information on the details page


Using the Principles of Universal Design for Learning to Improve Course Assignment and Assessment Accessibility

September 17, 2019

Presented by Dr. Katrina Hovey, Assistant Professor, Division of Education and Leadership

This workshop provided an overview of UDL and offered strategies for increasing student engagement, making information and content more accessible, and options for ways students can demonstrate learning.


Grades and How to Live Without Them

April 19, 2019

Presented by Dr. Leigh Graziano, Director of First-Year Writing, Assistant Professor, English Studies Department


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