We are excited to invite new faculty to this year’s New Faculty Orientation. Our aim is for new faculty to feel warmly welcomed, get to know their new university better, and leave with connections to new colleagues.
We’ve planned two days of engaging sessions for Monday and Tuesday, August 14-15, 2017 (agenda below)
Basic Agenda Fall 2017
|8:00 – 8:30 am||Check In–Refreshments Provided|
|8:30 – 10:00 am||Welcome to New Faculty Orientation|
|An Introduction to Boise State Students|
|10:00 – 10:15 am||BREAK|
|10:15 am -Noon||Faculty-Student Encounters|
|Boise State Resources for Faculty and Students|
|Noon – 1:00 pm||Lunchtime Address – University President, Dr. Bob Kustra|
|1:00 – 2:30 pm||University Learning Outcomes at Boise State – Andrew Finstuen, Interim Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies|
|The First Day of Class|
|2:30 – 3:45 pm||Albertsons Library – Resource for Teaching and Research|
|8:30 – 9:00 am||Check-in and Photos – Refreshments Provided|
|9:00 – 10:45 am||Welcome|
|Launching Your Scholarly Work/Career at Boise State|
|10:45 am – 11:00 am||BREAK|
|11:00 – 12:00 pm||Breakout Sessions: Inclusive Excellence in the Classroom, An Introduction to Blackboard, Campus Tour|
|12:00 – 1:00 pm||Lunch with College Deans; Welcome from Provost Marty Schimpf|
|1:15 – 2:15||Breakout Sessions: An Introduction to Blackboard, Campus Tour|
|2:30 – 3:00 pm||Advice About Your New Role|
|3:00 – 4:30 pm||Campus Resource Fair|
Free parking for these days is available in the Lincoln Parking Garage. Be sure to use the code and follow the instructions contained in this PDF.
Learning and Development (a division of Human Resources) offers an Orientation for New Employees (ONE) twice a month. This orientation dives into onboarding processes like culture, shared values, and everyday essentials like payroll, benefits, and holiday schedules. Find more information about the orientation and sign up for an upcoming orientation at this link.
How do I get my ID Card?
New cards are free for Faculty/Staff. Bring your ID # and valid photo ID to the Information Desk of the Student Union Building to receive it. Your department or building coordinator can arrange for your card to give you access to particular areas and classrooms.
Where can I go if I am nursing?
The Student Union Building has a dedicated space for nursing mothers in the Gender Equity Center. Contact 426-4259 to make an appointment.
Find a list of all locations on campus at this link.
Here is an Interactive Campus Map to help you get around the campus.
Questions? Don’t hesitate to contact Judith Todd, firstname.lastname@example.org, or (208) 426-4610.