• Photo of keynote speaker Lisa Nunn, PhD

    Teaching the Whole Student
    Vol. 11 (2019)

    Keynote: Lisa Nunn, PhD

    Author of 33 Simple Strategies for Faculty: A Week-By-Week Resource for Teaching Frist-Year and First-Generation Students

    September 27, 2019

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  • Saundra McGuire, Ph.D.

    Small Changes, Big Impact: 10 Years of ITL
    Vol. 10 (2018)

    Keynote: Saundra McGuire, Ph.D.

    Author of Teach Students How to Learn: Strategies You Can Incorporate Into Any Course to Improve Student Metacognition, Study Skills, and Motivation

    September 14, 2018

  • Learning in a Digital World
    Vol. 9 (2017)

    Keynote: Kentaro Toyama, Ph.D.

    Author of Geek heresy: Rescuing social change from the cult of technology

    Sept. 22, 2017

  • Cultivating Creative and Reflective Learners
    Vol. 8 (2016)

    Keynote: Alison James, PhD

    Co-author, Engaging imagination: Helping students become creative and reflective learners

    Sept. 16, 2016

  • The Science of Learning: Using Research to Improve Teaching
    Vol. 7 (2015)

    Keynote: Todd Zakrajsek, PhD

    Co-author, The New Science of Learning

    Sept. 18, 2015

  • Signature Learning Experiences
    Vol. 6 (2014)

    Keynote: Jose Bowen, PhD

    Author, Teaching naked: How moving technology out of your classroom will improve student learning

    Sept. 19, 2014

  • Transformational Learning Campuswide: Insights to Enhance Student Engagement
    Vol. 5 (2013)

    Keynote: Susan Ambrose, PhD

    Co-author, How learning works: 7 research-based principles for smart teaching

  • Becoming a Skillful Teacher
    Vol. 4 (2012)

    Keynote: Stephen Brookfield, Ph.D.

    Author of 15 books on adult learning, teaching, critical thinking, discussion methods, and critical theory

    Sept. 21, 2012

  • Building Bridges Through Innovative Teaching
    Vol. 3 (2011)

    Keynote: Rob Baird, Ph.D.

    Vice President for School-University Partnerships at the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

    Keynote: Paul Rogat Loeb

    Author of Soul of a Citizen: Living with Conviction in Challenging Times; A Citizen's Guide to Hope in a Time of Fear; Generation at the Crossroads: Apathy and Action on the AMerican Campus

    Oct. 3, 2011


    We focus this year on âbuilding bridgesââbetween schools, across disciplines, among students, from theory to practice, from college to career, etc.

  • Beyond Critical Thinking and Information Literacy
    Vol. 2 (2010)

    Keynote: Michael Wesch, Ph.D.

    Author of a variety of digital video and resources

    Oct. 4, 2010

    This year we focus on going beyond critical thinking and information literacy skills to supporting students to be able to use knowledge in meaningful ways.

  • Sharing Our Teaching Experiences
    Vol. 1 (2009)

    In this first conference, we focused on bringing the community together to share teaching experiences for the benefit of reflective practice and the future strategy adaptation of others.

    October 5, 2009