Summer 2016 Welcome Back Agenda

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

  • 9:00 a.m.—10:00 a.m.
    Academic Affairs Meet and Greet Breakfast
    Location: Outside G-building
  • 9:00 a.m.—10:30 a.m.
    Faculty Services Session (Portrait & Parking Passes)
    Location: Fine Arts Lobby
  • 10:30 a.m.—11:30 a.m.
    Academic Affairs Kick Off
    Location: Concert Hall G-118
  • 11:30 a.m.—11:50 a.m.
    Grab and Go Lunch
    Location: 3rd floor L-building
  • 11:50 a.m.—12:35 p.m.
    Faculty Center Workshops
    Session A
    Workshop TitlePresenter(s)Room
    Teaching Reading While Teaching ContentMehta/BlytheL325
    Rethinking the Needs of the Adult LearnerHuff/StewartL326
    Five Simple Course Design Changes I MadeBisirri/SpellerL327
    Integrating Cultural Activities in CurriculaHumanities Dept.L328
    GO! Your Own Way…Using the LibraryDiaz/MartinL329
    Incorporating Sustainability Across The CurriculumSummers/Miller/SawyerL330
    Beyond Title IX and Transgender Needs*BalanoffL331
  • 12:45 a.m.—1:30 p.m.
    Faculty Center Workshops
    Session B
    Workshop TitlePresenter(s)Room
    Rubistar: Rubrics Made EasyNavarroL332
    Deep Linking Your CourseKeeter/OrrL326
    Identifying Students’ Door of ChoiceKellenL327
    Enriching the Educational Experience:  Co-ops and InternshipsEngelkingL328
    Using Embedded TutorsMoore/Huston/GattiL329
    Gaining Class Time Through FlippingMeadL330
    Beyond Title IX and Transgender Needs*BalanoffL331
    Working with Second Language Students on WritingDunham/GoussakovaL325
  • 1:30 p.m.—2:30 p.m.
    Coffee and Information Fair
    Location: C-110AB

    This is an opportunity to meet various groups from Faculty Senate to Academic Support Services to our campus leaders from AFC to Pearson and Barnes & Noble representatives. A second opportunity for portraits, new ID cards, and parking passes.

  • 5:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m.
    Adjunct Welcome Back Fair
    Location: C-110AB
  • 6:00 p.m. onwards
    Department Adjunct Meetings
    Arts and Communication6:00 p.m. — 7:00 p.m.G-105
    Biology6:00 p.m. — 8:00 p.m.S-216
    Center for Business/Legal/Entrep6:00 p.m. — 7:00 p.m.V-006
    English6:00 p.m. — 7:00 p.m.AT-102
    Humanities History and Mod Lang6:00 p.m. — 8:30 p.m.UP-2104
    Mathematics6:00 p.m. — 8:00 p.m.UP-1205
    Physical Sciences6:00 p.m. — 7:30 p.m.S-115
    Secondary Studies6:00 p.m. — 7:00 p.m.B-104
    Social Sciences6:00 p.m. — 7:00 p.m.UP-1206

Thursday, August 18, 2016

  • 9:00 a.m.—10:30 a.m.
    School Meetings
    School of Academic FoundationsSLM B-136
    School of Arts and SciencesSLM G-123
    School of Business, Health and Public SafetySLM AT-102
    School of Engineering, Design and ConstructionHEA Room 202
  • Times Varied
    Department Meetings (in alphabetical order)
    Arts and Communication11:00 a.m. — 12:00 p.m.G-105
    Biological Science11:00 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.S-216
    Center for Business/Legal/Entrep11:00 a.m. — 12:30 p.m.V-105
    Center for Public Safety11:00 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.PS-1001
    Construction & Design6:00 p.m. — 8:00 p.m.HEA 202
    Center for Eng/Computer Technology10:45 a.m. — 11:45 a.m.HEA 202
    Early Childhood2:00 p.m. — 4:00 p.m.J-005A
    English12:00 p.m. — 2:00 p.m.L-318
    English Lang Studies11:00 p.m. — 12:30pmB-234
    Honors Faculty2:00 p.m. — 4:00 p.m.V-004
    Humanities/History/Languages10:30 a.m. — 12:30 p.m.UP-2104
    Mathematics11:00 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.L-326
    Physical Science11:00 a.m. — 12:00 p.m.S-101
    Secondary Studies11:00 a.m. — 12:00 p.m.B-104
    Social Sciences12:00pm — 1:00 p.m.UP-4104
  • 4:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m.
    Reception for Full-time Faculty & Academic Affairs Leadership--This event is organized in collaboration with Academic Affairs and Faculty Senate.  The event is sponsored by Barnes & Noble, Valic, and CFE.
    Please contact Tracy Harbin for details.


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