2017-2018 New Faculty Learning Community Schedule

2017-18 New Faculty Learning Community Schedule

Scheduled each Tuesday in the Fall Semester from 2:00 – 3:15 p.m.

The Provost and Deans encourage new faculty to attend.

Participation in the New Faculty Professional Development Program counts as service for new faculty in most colleges.


ALL OTHER SESSIONS WILL BE HELD IN COLLEGE OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (CHHS)  131                                                                                               




Aug 22

Setting Goals (Follow up of New Faculty Planning Document)

Yvette Huet

Aug 29

ITS and Time Management

Beth Rugg (Assistant Vice Chancellor for Client Engagement) and Danny Hanes (IT)

Sept 5

Library Resources and Writing Resource Center

 Stephanie Otis (Associate Dean for Public Services, Library) Rebecca Agosta (Associate Director, WRC)

Sept 12

Research Support

 Lesley Brown (Director, Research and Economic Development)

Sept 19

Center for Teaching and Learning and Office of Assessment                                                                                  

Jaesoon An, Jessica Kapota (CLT), Christine Robinson and John Frederick (Office of Assessment)

Sept 26

Mentoring Students: Graduate Faculty Perspective                    and Honors Program

Nan Fey-Yensan (Dean, CHHS) and Malin Pereira (Executive Director of the Honors College)

Oct 3

What is Plagiarism and Steps to Take if you                          Suspect a Student of Plagiarism                                 

Joan Mullin (Executive Director, UWP) and Bruce Long (Chair, Academic Integrity Board)

Oct. 10



Oct 17

Special Considerations for Graduate Students AND Perspective and Project Mosaic         

Katherine Hall-Hertel (Associate Dean, the Graduate School) and Director of Project Mosaic

Oct 24

Annual Review/RPT and Communication Strategies

Yvette Huet Director (ADVANCE FADO)

Oct 31

What do I need to know about Compliance?

Donna Eaton (Directo, Research Compliance) and Gena Smith (Director, Disability Services)

Nov 7

Legal Guidelines for Classroom Policies                     and Practices: Follow up                                                            

Jesh Humphrey (Vice Chancellor and General Counsel, Office of Legal Affairs) and Christine Reed Davis (Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of Students)

Nov 14

Title IX and Campus SaVE

Jennifer Newell (Title IX Coordinator)

Nov 28

Student Suicide Prevention and Collegiality

Jessalyn Klein (Suicide Prevention Coordinator) and Bruce Auerbach (Faculty Ombuds)

Dec 5

International Programs and Travel 101

Joel Gallegos (Assistant Provost for International Programs )