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 15-16, 2016 (agenda below)
Basic Agenda Fall 2016
|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 – 2:15 pm||Welcome – Mark Rudin, Vice President for Research|
|Launching Your Scholarly Work at Boise State: Part 1|
|2:15 – 2:30 pm||BREAK|
|2:30 – 3:30 pm||Launching Your Scholarly Work at Boise State: Part 2|
|8:30 – 9:00 am||Check-in and Photos – Refreshments Provided|
|9:00 – 11:00 am||Welcome – Sharon Paterson, Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies|
|University Learning Outcomes at Boise State|
|The First Day of Class|
|11:00 am – 12:15 pm||Albertsons Library – Resource for Teaching and Research|
|12:15 – 1:00 pm||Lunch with College Deans; Welcome from Provost Marty Schimpf|
|1:00 – 2:30 pm||Break out Sessions (Bishop Barnwell and Boyington Rooms):
Campus Tour, An Introduction to Blackboard, Inclusive Excellence in the Classroom
|2:30 – 3:45 pm||Campus Resource Fair (Simplot BD Ballroom)|
Free parking for these days is available in the Lincoln Parking Garage and Yanke Lot by clicking here. Be sure the permit is displayed on your vehicle’s dashboard.
Here is an Interactive Campus Map to help you get around the campus.
Questions? Don’t hesitate to contact Thomas Atkins, firstname.lastname@example.org, or (208) 426-4610.