Author Archives: Sandra Godwin

End-of-Semester Reflection Potluck

Please join us on Friday, December 1, 2017, at noon in Chappell Hall, Room 113, for a reflection potluck.  We’ll discuss our semester experiences with upcoming syllabi in mind.  Please let me know if you would like to attend by … Continue reading

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End-of-Semester Reflection

Hello IC-bGers! Please come to an end-of-semester reflection session on Thursday, May 7, at 4pm. The end of the semester is an opportune time to discuss with others what worked well in your course or activity and what you’d like … Continue reading

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Public Mural Installation on Front Campus, Wed., May 2, 1-3:15pm

Hello everyone, Please come to the public mural installation on front campus on Wednesday, May 2, any time from 1 to 3:15pm.  Students from Art and Social Justice (the course Valerie and I developed through IC-bG) will present a series … Continue reading

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Art Major Capstone Presentation

Hello everyone, Lauren Holman, Senior Art Major, is presenting her capstone work at Blackbridge Hall today at 12:30 and the reception (and another talk, I think) will be held today from 5pm to 7pm at Blackbridge.  Her work on the … Continue reading

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Hello everyone (from Sandra Godwin)

Hello everyone (from Sandra Godwin) I am a sociologist and have been a member of IC-bG for several years. Okay, I can’t exactly remember the year I joined (2009?), but I’m not an original remember. I joined because of the … Continue reading

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January Homework

My active learning strategy is a case study. I will use it to help students describe the trajectory of food movements in the United States. The case study allows students to see the effort required to change the status quo … Continue reading

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amendment, sort of

Hey again folks, I just read my post and realized that it sounds as if I am in a bad mood. I really am not and have recently been thinking how much being involved in this group is helping my … Continue reading

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SENCER model course

Hello everyone, I have selected (for Julia and me, I suppose, without consulting Julia, because we are out of time and this is the only model course that has anything to do with food) the following SENCER model course: “Food … Continue reading

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Julia's and Sandra's course GOALS (notice plural)

Here are our course goals for our 2010 Maymester course: IDST 2405 and 2405L: Necessities of Life  provide social context for scientific understanding.  demonstrate a general understanding of the science applicable to food production.  use scientific and … Continue reading

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Julia's and Sandra's course goal

Okay, let’s hope this works. I just got back from Julia’s blog tutorial….. So, one course goal that we have so far: “Students will understand food movements and how they have changed farming practices.” Some feedback from the October meeting: … Continue reading

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