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New Faculty Orientation Program, 2015

 

Tuesday, August 25

7:30 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Griggs Center

Kirby Student Center 2nd floor

 

7:30 – 8:00         Check-in & Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 8:10         Welcome and overview: Jerry Pepper, Associate Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education

8:10 – 8:15         Welcome: Lendley “Lynn” Black, Chancellor                 

8:15 – 8:20         Welcome: Andrea Schokker, Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs        

8:20 – 8:30         Welcome: John Hamlin, Department of Sociology / Anthropology and University Education Association President            

8:35 – 8:50         UM/UMD big picture overview: Jerry Pepper             

8:55 – 9:40         HR briefing and questions

9:40 – 9:55         Break

9:55 – 10:40       Classroom teaching/technology support: Bruce Reeves, Manager of Academic Support, Amanda Evans, Learning Technology Consultant/Academic

                           Technologist, Kara Hanson, Learning Technology Consultant: Information Technology Systems and Services

10:40 – 10:50     Break

10:55 – 11:25     Classroom instructor set-up/logistics: Carla Boyd, UMD Registrar

11:25 – 11:45     Policy library

11:50 – 12:05     Welcome and announcement for faculty of color: Ariri Onchwari and Insoon Han, Department of Education

12:10 – 1:00       Lunch

1:05 – 2:30         Specific Focus: Who are our students and how are they doing?

1:05 – 1:25         Student Developmental Profile: Lisa Reeves: Director of The Office for Students in Transition

1:30 – 1:45         Student Numerical Profile: Mary Keenan, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

1:45 – 2:30         Specific Focus: Helping our students (and faculty and staff) succeed

1:50 – 2:10         UMD Library and Learning Commons: Matthew Rosendahl, Director, Kathryn A. Martin Library; Kim Pittman, Reference and Instruction Librarian

2:15 – 2:30         Writers’ Workshop, Supportive Services and UMD Tutoring Center: Jill Jenson, Director of the Center for Writing and Learning Excellence

2:35 – 2:45         Multi-Media Hub: Mary Olson-Reed

2:45 – 2:55         Break

3:00 – 3:50         Specific Focus on Campus Learning Goal 1 Promote curricular, co-curricular, and living-learning undergraduate experiences that achieve

                           UMD’ s learning goals and prepare students for lifelong learning, globally engaged citizenship, and success in their academic, personal,

                           and professional lives.

                           Lisa Erwin, Vice Chancellor for Student Life and Dean of Students, and representatives from Student Life services

3:50 – 4:00         Break

4:00 – 4:30         Specific Focus on Campus Learning Goal 2: Create a positive and inclusive campus climate for all by advancing equity, diversity, and social justice.

                           Susana Pelayo-Woodward, Director of the Office of Cultural Diversity; Paula Pedersen, Faculty Fellow for Intercultural Initiatives

4:35 – 4:45         Wrap up

 

 

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