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Center for Advancing Teaching Excellence: News & Events


News from Moody College's Center for Advancing Teaching Excellence (CATE)

The Moody College Center for Advancing Teaching Excellence (CATE) shines a spotlight on outstanding teaching and encourages effective teaching practices. Our newsletter, CommuniCATE, features news, events, tips, and stories of teaching and learning in Moody College.

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Moody Faculty Awards



Congratulations to Dr. Jennifer McClearen, Assistant Professor in Radio-Television-Film, on her Dads’ Association Centennial Teaching Fellowship.

View Past Teaching Award Recipients



Teaching Spotlights

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Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Josephine “Jo” Lukito is an assistant professor in the School of Journalism and Media, where she researches cross-platform media language—such as interactions between news and social media platforms—in a global political communication context. She joined the Moody faculty in fall 2020.

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Graduate Student Spotlight

Kathy Cacace is a Ph.D. candidate in the Radio-Television-Film department. She was an Assistant Instructor in RTF 308: Development in Film and Media during the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 academic years, and has been recognized multiple times by the department for her outstanding teaching.  

ULA Program Spring 2022

Now accepting faculty proposals!

Proposals are due Sunday, October 24. Learn more about the program and access the proposal form at the link above.

Inclusive Teaching Brown Bags

All sessions are 12-1pm

Sessions are held both in person, in CMA 5.136, and via Zoom

- Monday 10/25, CMA 5.136
- Tuesday 11/16, CMA 5.136

Supporting Student Well-being

November 3, 12-1pm

Hosted by Thea Woodruff, Project Coordinator, Well-being in Learning Environments, Counseling and Mental Health Center

Join via Zoom

New Faculty Support

Learn more

Access resources and support from CATE as you begin your teaching journey in Moody College.

Past Events

Recorded Sessions

View previously recorded sessions on a variety of topics related to teaching and learning.

Archived Teaching & Learning Articles