4TU Delft
4TU Eindhoven
4TU Twente
4TU Wageningen

Events

25-26
Jun
12:00 - 17:00
CHEPS conference "Enhancing quality in Higher Education"
CHEPS conference "Enhancing quality in Higher Education"
The Center for Higher Education Policy Studies (CHEPS) is organising a conference on "Enhancing quality in Higher Education" on 25 and 26 June at the University of Twente. Researchers, practitioners and professionals in higher education who are committed to improving the quality of teaching and learning are invited to join.
Location: Campus University of Twente
4
Jul
12:30 - 13:30
Adaptive expertise in leadership and professional learning
Adaptive expertise in leadership and professional learning
Education systems around the world are calling for transformative change to meet the challenges of a rapidly-changing, technology-enhanced environment in the context of increasing diversity and inequality in society. However doing things in new ways requires more than the acquisition of new skills and knowledge, it also requires new mind-sets and dispositions.
Location: University of Twente: The Gallery, room Reactor
30
Aug
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'How to beat procrastination'
Workshop 'How to beat procrastination'
A 1-day workshop designed to support lecturers who struggle with procrastinating tendencies of their students. It´s been said that all procrastination is delay, but not all delay is procrastination. It will provide you with useful information and strategies that will support you in helping students to develop the mind-set and the capacity to start and finish their projects on time!
Location: Wageningen University
8
Oct
10:00 - 17:00
Learning Spaces Tour @ TU/e
Learning Spaces Tour @ TU/e
-Discover the added value of innovative learning spaces for education-
Location: TU/e campus
18
Oct
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'Culturally appropriate and effective feedback'
Workshop 'Culturally appropriate and effective feedback'
During this workshop you will become acquainted with diverse ways of giving effective feedback, which can help you manage student performance in a transcultural context. You will practice methods that are very useful. You will learn what feedback can mean in an intercultural context, how it affects the learning process, and what the impact is of the message you communicate to others. The workshop focuses on feedback in the international classroom as well as in other professional settings in higher education. Diverse methods will be practiced. Personal inventories, critical incidents and questionnaires will be used as tools to develop and enhance your spectrum of giving feedback and become more effective in the learning process.
Location: TU Delft campus
1
Nov
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'Culturally appropriate and effective feedback'
Workshop 'Culturally appropriate and effective feedback'
During this workshop you will become acquainted with diverse ways of giving effective feedback, which can help you manage student performance in a transcultural context. You will practice methods that are very useful. You will learn what feedback means in an intercultural context, how it affects the learning process, and what the impact is of the message you communicate to others. The workshop focuses on formative feedback in the international classroom as well as in other professional settings in higher education.  Diverse methods will be practiced. Personal inventories, critical incidents and questionnaires will be used as tools to develop and enhance your spectrum of giving feedback and become more effective in the learning process.
Location: University of Twente
13
Dec
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'Inclusiveness for better study results'
Workshop 'Inclusiveness for better study results'
When topics such as cultural differences, politics, gender and religious practices are discussed, even the most well-meaning can make painful mistakes that can lead to cultural conflict and misunderstanding. In this training, you are guided through some of the most challenging topics in the field of inclusion, such as micro-aggression, cultural appropriation and implicit bias. Furthermore you will be trained in this 1-day workshop how to create an inclusive environment in the 21st century.
Location: TU Eindhoven
14
Feb
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'Fear of failure'
Workshop 'Fear of failure'
International students are confronted with various challenges when moving abroad: increased stress, isolation, anxiety and difficulties, while adjusting to a very different environment. This 1-day training will explore how teaching and counselling staff can help students stabilise their self-esteem and cope with the emotions triggered by real or perceived failure. Themes such as culture and learning, acceptance of limitations, cognitive reframing and unconditional self-worth will be discussed. Participants will be provided with strategies and interventions to be used when encountering such cases.
Location: Wageningen University
19-20
Mar
09:00 - 17:00
Training 'Teaching in the international classroom'
Training 'Teaching in the international classroom'
This 2-day course is designed to help teaching staff at universities learn to teach their domestic and international students core intercultural competencies. Students need to learn these in order to interact more effectively and appropriately with the culturally diverse student population and lecturers they are encountering in today’s international classrooms and will continue to encounter during their future careers.
Location: TU Eindhoven
8
May
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'From emotional to cultural intelligence'
Workshop 'From emotional to cultural intelligence'
Cultural intelligence is even more relevant than emotional intelligence when living or working in an international context. In this 1-day workshop participants will work on both emotional and cultural intelligence skills and become familiarized with the importance of Cultural Intelligence when facing different cultures or while being abroad. Participants will learn the differences between emotional intelligence and cultural intelligence, and how to develop their Cultural Intelligence, in order to manage cross-cultural relationships effectively and translate interpersonal capacities in international contexts. Questionnaires, critical incidents and activities will be used.
Location: Wageningen University
4TU Delft
4TU Eindhoven
4TU Twente
4TU Wageningen

Events

25-26
Jun
12:00 - 17:00
CHEPS conference "Enhancing quality in Higher Education"
CHEPS conference "Enhancing quality in Higher Education"
The Center for Higher Education Policy Studies (CHEPS) is organising a conference on "Enhancing quality in Higher Education" on 25 and 26 June at the University of Twente. Researchers, practitioners and professionals in higher education who are committed to improving the quality of teaching and learning are invited to join.
Location: Campus University of Twente
4
Jul
12:30 - 13:30
Adaptive expertise in leadership and professional learning
Adaptive expertise in leadership and professional learning
Education systems around the world are calling for transformative change to meet the challenges of a rapidly-changing, technology-enhanced environment in the context of increasing diversity and inequality in society. However doing things in new ways requires more than the acquisition of new skills and knowledge, it also requires new mind-sets and dispositions.
Location: University of Twente: The Gallery, room Reactor
30
Aug
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'How to beat procrastination'
Workshop 'How to beat procrastination'
A 1-day workshop designed to support lecturers who struggle with procrastinating tendencies of their students. It´s been said that all procrastination is delay, but not all delay is procrastination. It will provide you with useful information and strategies that will support you in helping students to develop the mind-set and the capacity to start and finish their projects on time!
Location: Wageningen University
8
Oct
10:00 - 17:00
Learning Spaces Tour @ TU/e
Learning Spaces Tour @ TU/e
-Discover the added value of innovative learning spaces for education-
Location: TU/e campus
18
Oct
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'Culturally appropriate and effective feedback'
Workshop 'Culturally appropriate and effective feedback'
During this workshop you will become acquainted with diverse ways of giving effective feedback, which can help you manage student performance in a transcultural context. You will practice methods that are very useful. You will learn what feedback can mean in an intercultural context, how it affects the learning process, and what the impact is of the message you communicate to others. The workshop focuses on feedback in the international classroom as well as in other professional settings in higher education. Diverse methods will be practiced. Personal inventories, critical incidents and questionnaires will be used as tools to develop and enhance your spectrum of giving feedback and become more effective in the learning process.
Location: TU Delft campus
1
Nov
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'Culturally appropriate and effective feedback'
Workshop 'Culturally appropriate and effective feedback'
During this workshop you will become acquainted with diverse ways of giving effective feedback, which can help you manage student performance in a transcultural context. You will practice methods that are very useful. You will learn what feedback means in an intercultural context, how it affects the learning process, and what the impact is of the message you communicate to others. The workshop focuses on formative feedback in the international classroom as well as in other professional settings in higher education.  Diverse methods will be practiced. Personal inventories, critical incidents and questionnaires will be used as tools to develop and enhance your spectrum of giving feedback and become more effective in the learning process.
Location: University of Twente
13
Dec
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'Inclusiveness for better study results'
Workshop 'Inclusiveness for better study results'
When topics such as cultural differences, politics, gender and religious practices are discussed, even the most well-meaning can make painful mistakes that can lead to cultural conflict and misunderstanding. In this training, you are guided through some of the most challenging topics in the field of inclusion, such as micro-aggression, cultural appropriation and implicit bias. Furthermore you will be trained in this 1-day workshop how to create an inclusive environment in the 21st century.
Location: TU Eindhoven
14
Feb
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'Fear of failure'
Workshop 'Fear of failure'
International students are confronted with various challenges when moving abroad: increased stress, isolation, anxiety and difficulties, while adjusting to a very different environment. This 1-day training will explore how teaching and counselling staff can help students stabilise their self-esteem and cope with the emotions triggered by real or perceived failure. Themes such as culture and learning, acceptance of limitations, cognitive reframing and unconditional self-worth will be discussed. Participants will be provided with strategies and interventions to be used when encountering such cases.
Location: Wageningen University
19-20
Mar
09:00 - 17:00
Training 'Teaching in the international classroom'
Training 'Teaching in the international classroom'
This 2-day course is designed to help teaching staff at universities learn to teach their domestic and international students core intercultural competencies. Students need to learn these in order to interact more effectively and appropriately with the culturally diverse student population and lecturers they are encountering in today’s international classrooms and will continue to encounter during their future careers.
Location: TU Eindhoven
8
May
09:00 - 17:00
Workshop 'From emotional to cultural intelligence'
Workshop 'From emotional to cultural intelligence'
Cultural intelligence is even more relevant than emotional intelligence when living or working in an international context. In this 1-day workshop participants will work on both emotional and cultural intelligence skills and become familiarized with the importance of Cultural Intelligence when facing different cultures or while being abroad. Participants will learn the differences between emotional intelligence and cultural intelligence, and how to develop their Cultural Intelligence, in order to manage cross-cultural relationships effectively and translate interpersonal capacities in international contexts. Questionnaires, critical incidents and activities will be used.
Location: Wageningen University