Because of reduced parking on East Campus, OFE is streaming many of its sessions during Spring 2016. To view a session live, click on the OFE Sessions tab in the far left of the menu above, then select "Session Search." This will take you to the sign in page for the OFE Mediasite catalog. Sign in with your Pirate ID and passphrase. Once you sign in, you will see a list of upcoming streamed sessions. Click on the Watch link underneath the title of a session to view it full screen.

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Scholar-Teacher Awards and Symposium

March 31, 12 noon - 4 pm

Founders Day/Awards Day Convocation
April 27, 9 am - 12 noon

Summer Research & Statistics Workshops
May 17 - June 2

Teaching with Technology Summer Academy
June 13-17, 2016

Pirates Aboard 2016

August 15-17, 2016

Research & Statistics Workshops

atom-like symbol using software logosLook ahead to spring research and statistics training opportunities from OFE.

Sessions will include the use of MPlus and multi-level modeling, as well as a qualitative research series.

One to two sessions on research and statistics topics will be offered each week.

Download the list of planned sessions.

A Tip for DE Instructors from the Copyright and Course Reserves Workshop

To make ECU Libraries content available to DE students, place the proxy address in front of the regular web address (URL). This way the website will know the DE student is affiliated with ECU. Example:


Energize Your Teaching with Free Online Resources

All ECU faculty members have access to ECU's Group Online Subscription to The Teaching Professor and Online Classroom. These online resources from Magna Publications are available to you at no cost to you. Since 1972, Magna has been a leading provider of higher education professional development resources.

Edited by respected scholar and expert Dr. Maryellen Weimer, The Teaching Professor is a forum for discussion of the best strategies supported by the latest research for effective teaching in the college classroom. A companion publication, Online Classroom, brings advice and inspiration to educators making the transition into distance education.

To access these online resources, you must create an account at Magna Publications at To create an account, you will need an Authorization Code. Contact Joyce Joines Newman of the Office for Faculty Excellence to get the code.

What people are saying about these resources:

Thank you. This has been great resource for my faculty.” – Dr. Xiaoming Zeng, Chair, Health Services and Information Management

Thank you so much for making access to the Teaching Professor possible. I used to enjoy reading this pithy, but helpful publication years ago and missed having access to it." – Dr. Birgit Jensen, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Thank you! We have been getting this for years as Dr. Weimer was instrumental in my doctoral dissertation! Perhaps we could get another small grant to bring her back to campus again. She loves to visit in NC.” – Dr. Annette Greer, Department of Bioethics and Interdisciplinary Studies

Thank you! These are very interesting!” – Ms. Susanne Grieve, Maritime Studies

For information on how to access these online publications, contact Joyce Newman of the Office for Faculty Excellence at 328-5429.