Collage of faculty members.

The Faculty Center

The Faculty Center is the umbrella organization that publicizes, coordinates, and supports faculty development activities at Farmingdale State College. The Faculty Center advances the College's Mission and its commitment to excellence in teaching and learning by providing interactive faculty development opportunities; supporting technologies that enhance the teaching and learning process; encouraging innovation in pedagogy; and promoting programs and services that assist with course development, instructional delivery, assessment, and scholarship. 

Faculty Art Exhibit

Rotating exhibit of art from faculty. Please visit the Faculty Center to see the complete collection.

Spring 2024 Workshops/Events--Registrations are open

Live professional development sessions, offered online and face to face, please see individual event for more information.

Faculty Center Awards
Open for nominations!

Students First Campus Grants

Spring 2023 Awards have been granted.

2024 Annual Conference--February 23, 2024

Supporting Your Teaching with Research: Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. For more information, to speak at the conference, or to register, visit the Conference site

Recorded/Asynchronous Professional Development Offerings from SUNY and partners

The recorded sessions are free to watch and many include accompanying materials such as powerpoints.

Turnitin Tools: A Full Service Pilot at FSC

AI-Plagiarism Detection, and Feedback Studio 

Faculty will have access to the full suite of Turnitin teaching tools inside their Brightspace LMS Classroom. While Turnitin may be best known for its plagiarism detection tool, known as a similarity report, there are more tools available that faculty may consider using. 

Past Events

Past Events

A list of past hosted events.

Board Members

  • Danielle Apfelbaum
  • Rita Austin
  • John Fiorillo
  • Jeff Gaab
  • Karen Gelles
  • Christine Glaser
  • Arthur Hoskey
  • Carly Tribull
  • Theresa A Zahor

Summary of Activity Report, 2017-2021

The Faculty Center Events

Name Date Time Location
LockDown Browser and Respondus Monitor: Protect the Integrity of Online Tests 2/29/24 12:00 PM Virtual Event
DEISJ Certification Course 2/5/24 - 3/3/24 All Day Virtual Event
How to Drive LinkedIn Learning Activations and Engagement 3/4/24 5:00 PM Virtual Event
Framing DEISJ Courses for Students 3/5/24 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Virtual Event
New VoiceThread: simpler, more accessible, and more powerful 3/5/24 1:00 PM Virtual Event

The Faculty Center

Greenley Library Room 206


Jennifer Jaiswal
Director of The Faculty Center

Last Modified 1/9/24