New Faculty Orientation Workshop - August 13-14, 2018

 

Please note that this is a tentative schedule and is subject to change

 

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During our orientation workshop, you will have the opportunity to talk with pre-tenure faculty members, mentors, students, and colleagues. Please come prepared to ask questions and engage in the conversation! You will also engage in a syllabus swap with a new colleague, so please bring one copy of a syllabus you will be using for one of your fall term courses on Tuesday.

 

 

Monday, August 13

 

 

8:30 – 9:00 am            Breakfast (Ewen Room; Campus Center)

Please join your new colleagues for breakfast, coffee, and conversation.

 

9:00 – 9:15 am            Welcome

 

9:15 – 10:00 am          Introductions

 

10:00 – 10:45 am        What I Wish I had Know Then: A Conversation with Pre-Tenure Faculty

 

10:45 – 11:00 am        Break

 

11:00 – 12:30 pm       Classroom and College Procedures

 

12:30 – 1:30 pm          Lunch (Nichols Dining Room; Campus Center)

Please join your mentors and  new colleagues for lunch

 

 

 

Tuesday, August 14

 

8:15 – 8:30 am            Breakfast (Grissom Room; Library)

 

8:30 – 9:10 am            Getting to Know Grace Doherty Library (Library Circulation)

 

9:15 – 9:30 am           Welcome Back and Reflection (Ewen Room; Campus Center)

 

9:30 – 10:15 am         The Place of General Education at Centre College

 

10:15 – 10:30 am        Break

 

10:30 – 11:00 am         Student Perspectives: A Conversation with Centre College Students

 

11:00 – 11:15 am        Break

 

11:15 – 12:00 pm        Syllabus Building

 

12:00 – 12:30 pm        Closing Thoughts, Questions, and Concerns

 

12:30 – 1:30 pm          Lunch (Campus Center  Rooms)

Please join your new colleagues and Division Chairs for lunch.

 

 

 

 

2018-2019 New Faculty Orientation Sessions

 

All sessions will begin at 4:00 pm in the Campus Center 201.

 

 

September 18:              Practical Issues

 

October 16:                  Anticipating CentreTerm

 

November 13:               Evaluation Process

 

February 5:                   Supporting Diversity and Inclusion

 

March 5:                       Student Advising

 

April 2:                         Thorny Teaching Issues

 

 

 

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