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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: Deb Herstad, UMD Human Resources Office
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, including a special presentation by David Langley, Senior Analyst, Center for Educational Innovation
  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
1:25 – 1:45  Student Numerical Profile: Mary Keenan, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
  Specific Focus on Campus Learning Goal 1Promote 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
1:50 - 2:40 Lisa Erwin, Vice Chancellor for Student Life and Dean of Students, and representatives from Student Life services
2:40 - 2:55   Break
  Specific Focus: Helping our students (and faculty and staff) succeed
2:55 - 3:15 UMD Library and Learning Commons: Matthew Rosendahl, Director, Kathryn A. Martin Library; Kim Pittman, Reference and Instruction Librarian
3:15 - 3:30 Writers’ Workshop, Supportive Services and UMD Tutoring Center: Jill Jenson, Director of the Center for Writing and Learning Excellence
3:30 - 3:45 Multi-Media Hub: Mary Olson-Reed
  Specific Focus on Campus Learning Goal 2: Create a positive and inclusive campus climate for all by advancing equity, diversity, and social justice
3:45 - 4:30 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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