AIcademe Workshop Series: “Unlock the Potential of AI in Higher Education”

Learn about ways you can use AI in Higher Education through a workshop series led by Professor Ruopeng An.

This semester, the WashU Office of the Provost is sponsoring the AIcademe Workshop Series “Unlock the Potential of AI in Higher Education” led by Professor Ruopeng An, Faculty Fellow for AI Innovations in Education. Learn more about how you can leverage artificial intelligence in teaching and learning. These set the stage for a series of insightful explorations into the integration of AI in academic settings.

The workshops are more than just a learning experience; they are an opportunity to be part of a community reshaping education through technology. Whether aiming to boost your learning process or explore new teaching methodologies, this workshop is your gateway to the future of education.

Join us and be part of the AI-driven educational revolution!

Learn more and register for upcoming workshops on the AIcademe Workshop Series website.

Navigating AI Detection Tool for Academic Integrity

Tuesday, March 19 at noon-1pm

In an era where AI writing tools are both a boon and a bane for academic integrity, the ability to discern AI-generated content has become indispensable. We are excited to announce an exclusive workshop designed for WashU professors and instructors, aiming to demystify the landscape of AI detection technologies.

Why Attend?

  • Comprehensive Overview: Survey the most popular AI detection tools currently shaping the educational landscape.
  • Deep Dive into Technology: Understand the underlying algorithms and key approaches that power these tools, equipping you with the knowledge to critically assess their effectiveness.
  • Practical Insights: Explore the caveats of using AI detection technologies. We will provide practical suggestions to navigate the challenges posed by these tools, ensuring you can make informed decisions in your academic endeavors.
  • Futuristic Outlook: Engage in thought-provoking discussions on the future of AI in education. Deliberate the ethical considerations and potential implications of using (or not using) AI detection tools in maintaining academic integrity.

Join us for an enlightening session that promises to equip you with the insights and strategies necessary to navigate the complex interplay between AI and academic integrity. Whether you’re a skeptic of AI detection tools or an enthusiast eager to learn about their potential, this workshop will provide you with a balanced perspective on the current state and future possibilities.

Build Your Own AI Tutor with GPTs

Tuesday, February 27 at noon-1pm

Are you fascinated by the power of AI in education? Join us for an exclusive workshop, where you’ll learn to harness the capabilities of customized ChatGPT and its vector database to create a personal AI tutor. This workshop is perfect for undergraduate and graduate students eager to explore the forefront of educational technology.

Why Attend?

  • Personalized Learning 24/7: Discover how to program an AI tutor that offers round-the-clock assistance, adapting to your unique learning need and style.
  • Interactive Tools: Learn to integrate quizzes, exercises, and conceptual summaries, enhancing the learning experience.
  • Expert Insights: Gain insights from Professor An, a pioneer in utilizing ChatGPT for research productivity. You can use his expertise and learn from his latest book.
  • Hands-On Experience: Engage in practical sessions where you’ll apply your knowledge to build an AI tutor tailored to facilitate your learning.
  • Future of Education: Be at the forefront of educational innovation, understanding the role of AI in shaping future learning environments.

This workshop is the inaugural event in the Unlock the Potential of AI in Higher Education” AIcademe Workshop Series.