New Faculty Orientation

9:00-9:30 President's Welcome


9:30-10:30 Faculty Panel Discussion: Engaging the Xavier Student

Dr. Kathleen Morgan, Associate Professor of Chemistry

Dr. Michael Homan, Associate Professor of Theology, Dr. Keturah Robinson, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy, Dr. Wendy Gaudin, Assistant Professor of History, Dr. Mack Crayton, Assistant Professor of Biology

10:45-11:15 Student Panel Discussion: Positive Learning Experiences at Xavier

11:15-12:00 Resources You Can Use Right Away: Blackboard and Library

Dr. Elizabeth Rhodes, Educational Technological Support Specialist/Director of Distance Learning, Library

Ms. Adrienne Webber, Assistant Director for Access Services, Library

12:00 - 1:30 Lunch - Nissan Room, Library 6th Floor

1:30-2:30 The Center for the Advancement of Teaching: Resources and Workshops, Dr. Elizabeth Yost Hammer, Director, Professor of Psychology, Dr. Leslie A. Richardson, Faculty in Residence, Assistant Professor of English, Dr. Elizabeth Smith Rousselle, Faculty in Residence, Assistant Professor of Languages

2:30-3:30 Academic Policies, Faculty Handbook, and Promotion and Tenure, Dr. Elizabeth A. Barron, Vice President for Academic Affairs

Dr. Marguerite Giguette, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

3:30-4:00 Wrap-up and Evaluation

  • Date: Friday, August 17, 2007
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Location: 5th Floor Library
  • Sponsor: VPAA's Office and Center for the Advancement of Teaching

Tags: NFO
Format: seminar
Event ID: 00902

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