Announcementshttps://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcementsCenter for Innovation in Research and TeachingUpcoming IRB Enhancementshttps://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/upcoming_irb_enhancements<div><p>In January 2019  Grand Canyon University will enhance the institutions’ IRB application and submission process.  The planned update simplifies the application submission process, reduces submission effort and may reduce the number of required forms.  The planned update adheres to recently adopted federal regulations governing Protection of Human…</p></div>Cynthia BainbridgeThu, 20 Dec 2018 10:57:58 -0700https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/upcoming_irb_enhancementsJournal of Scholarly Engagement Volume 1 Issue 2 Publishedhttps://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/journal_of_scholarly_engagement_volume_1_issue_2_published<div><p>We are pleased to announce Volume 1 Issue 2 of Grand Canyon University’s refereed academic publication, <em>The Journal of Scholarly Engagement,</em> is now available online at: <a href="https://scholarlyengagement.com/home/currentissue/volume1issue2">https://scholarlyengagement.com/home/currentissue/volume1issue2</a></p><p><br></p><p>The Journal of Scholarly Engagement (JSE) provides faculty with an academic outlet to document, share, and…</p></div>Morgan McNaughtonWed, 12 Dec 2018 18:10:12 -0700https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/journal_of_scholarly_engagement_volume_1_issue_2_publishedDistance Teaching and Learning Conference Call for Proposalshttps://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/distance_teaching_and_learning_conference_call_for_proposals<div><table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width: 100%;" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="background: rgb(193, 193, 193); padding: 0in;"> <div align="center"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width: 100%;" width="450"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="padding: 7.5pt 0in 0in; width: 6.25in; background-color: transparent;" width="100%"> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><br></p> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width: 100%;" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="background: white; padding: 0in;"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width: 100%;" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="background: white; padding: 0in;"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width: 100%;" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="background: white; padding: 18.75pt 11.25pt 0in;"> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt; text-align: center;"><strong><span style="color: rgb(77, 77, 77); font-size: 28px;">Present at the DT&amp;L Conference</span></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><br></p> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width: 100%;" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="background: white; padding: 11.25pt 11.25pt 0in;"> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt; text-align: center;"><strong><span style='color: rgb(77, 77, 77); font-family: "Calibri",sans-serif; font-size: 24px;'>The next age of online education is just over the horizon</span></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><br></p> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width: 100%;" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="background: white; padding: 11.25pt 30pt 3.75pt;"> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="color: rgb(77, 77, 77); font-size: 17px;">Submit a proposal to present at the 35th annual Distance Teaching &amp; Learning (DT&amp;L) Conference in August and be a part of the excitement! Share cutting edge…</span></p></td></tr></tbody></table></td></tr></tbody></table></td></tr></tbody></table></td></tr></tbody></table></div></td></tr></tbody></table></div>Morgan McNaughtonWed, 05 Dec 2018 09:05:15 -0700https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/distance_teaching_and_learning_conference_call_for_proposalsCall for Chapters: Emerging Techniques and Applications for Blended Learning in K-20 Classroomshttps://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/call_for_chapters_emerging_techniques_and_applications_for_blended_learning_in_k_20_classrooms<div><p>Proposals Submission Deadline:  January 25, 2019<br>Full Chapters Due: March 26, 2019<br>Submission Date: July 30, 2019</p><p>This handbook of research will detail strategies and practices used by online instructors to create meaningful teaching and learning experiences in online courses. The book contents will demonstrate the kinds of learning outcomes that can…</p></div>Morgan McNaughtonTue, 27 Nov 2018 17:16:24 -0700https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/call_for_chapters_emerging_techniques_and_applications_for_blended_learning_in_k_20_classroomsCall for Chapters: Handbook of Research Creating Meaningful Experiences in Online Courseshttps://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/call_for_chapters<div><p>Proposals Submission Deadline:  January 31, 2019<br>Full Chapters Due: April 1, 2019<br>Submission Date: June 27, 2019</p><p>This handbook of research will detail strategies and practices used by online instructors to create meaningful teaching and learning experiences in online courses. The book contents will demonstrate the kinds of learning outcomes that can…</p></div>Morgan McNaughtonTue, 27 Nov 2018 17:14:28 -0700https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/call_for_chaptersDr. Greg McLaughlin and Dr. Heidi McLaughlin presented at Las Vegas conference!https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/dr_greg_mclaughlin_and_dr_heidi_mclaughlin_presented_at_las_vegas_conference<div><p>Dr. Greg McLaughlin, Master Methodologist in the College of Doctoral Studies and Dr. Heidi McLaughlin, adjunct instructor in the Colangelo College of Business presented “Business Decision Failures – A Post-Mortem Analysis'' at the International Academic Conference on Business (IACB) October 7-10 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The submission appears in the…</p></div>Dione ShteirFri, 02 Nov 2018 08:41:58 -0700https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/dr_greg_mclaughlin_and_dr_heidi_mclaughlin_presented_at_las_vegas_conferenceDoctoral Students Attend New York Association of School Psychologist Conference (NYASP 2018)https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/doctoral_students_attend_new_york_association_of_school_psychologist_conference_nyasp_2018<div><p>Amber Saracino (Doctoral Student Educational Leadership emphasis Behavioral Health) &amp; Raina Cunzio (Doctoral Student Educational Leadership emphasis Special Education).</p><p> <strong>College:</strong> Grand Canyon University Doctoral students in Educational Leadership.</p><p> <strong>Title</strong>: Disconnect &amp; Connect: 10 Practical Steps for Educators &amp; Parents to Get Kids to Buy…</p></div>Dione ShteirTue, 23 Oct 2018 08:21:39 -0700https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/doctoral_students_attend_new_york_association_of_school_psychologist_conference_nyasp_2018Dr. Rachel Velarde, Associate Professor of Music Attends the PAVA (Pan American Vocology Association Conferencehttps://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/dr_rachel_velarde_associate_professor_of_music_attends_the_pava_pan_<div><p>Dr. Rachel Velarde, Associate Professor of Music, returned from Seattle after attending the joint PAVA (Pan American Vocology Association) and VASTA (Voice and Speech Trainers Association) conference titled “Soma and Science: Bridging the Gap in Interdisciplinary Voice Training.” Members from both associations presented on both new frontiers in…</p></div>Dione ShteirMon, 20 Aug 2018 11:46:30 -0700https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/dr_rachel_velarde_associate_professor_of_music_attends_the_pava_pan_Dr. Galyna Kufryk, Professor of Biology in CSET, Presents at the International Symposium on Phototrophic Prokaryotes in Vancouverhttps://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/dr_galyna_kufryk_professor_of_biology_in_cset_presents_at_the_intern<div><p>Dr. Galyna Kufryk, professor of biology at CSET, presented on bioengineering of cyanobacterial strains for hydrogen production at the  International Symposium on Phototrophic Prokaryotes in Vancouver (August 5-9). </p><p>Hydrogen is the cleanest and most energy dense biofuel that can be produced by living organisms using the energy of sunlight.…</p></div>Dione ShteirMon, 20 Aug 2018 11:42:23 -0700https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/dr_galyna_kufryk_professor_of_biology_in_cset_presents_at_the_internFaculty Scholarship Recognition Programhttps://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/faculty_scholarship_recognition_program<div><p><strong>Faculty Scholarship Recognition Program</strong></p><p>The Faculty Scholarship Recognition program recognizes and rewards faculty scholarly activity. The program provides monetary awards for research and scholarly activity conducted as a GCU faculty member. Award funding is a <strong><u>competitive process</u></strong> allocated as a function of the type and frequency of research…</p></div>Dione ShteirFri, 27 Apr 2018 07:46:46 -0700https://cirt.gcu.edu/blogs/announcements/faculty_scholarship_recognition_program