New England Faculty Development Consortium
Spring 2018 Conference
Lasell College, Newton, MA
Friday June 8, 2018
The Role of the Affective Domain in
Teaching and Learning
Keynote Speaker: Sara Rose Cavanaugh, Associate Professor of Psychology,
Associate Director for Grants & Research for the Center for Teaching Excellence
Dr. Cavanaugh is a faculty member at Assumption College, where her research interests focus on the interaction of psychological and biological processes in healthy and disrupted emotion regulation. Her particular research interests include the role of attention in emotion regulation, cognitive biases in mood and anxiety disorders, and the relationships among emotion regulation, well-being, and positive moods states.Her writing includes a best-selling book, The Spark of Learning: Energizing the College Classroom with the Science of Emotion (2016). She speaks with groups and corporations about applying the science of motivation and emotion to their efforts, including the Bose Corporation, Subforum, and Mount Auburn Hospital.
THE CENTER FOR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT will REGISTER you for the conference. Please complete our registration form by April 27, 2018.