July 2021: Certificate & Visiting Students Updates

Summer Session 2021The second Summer term is underway, running Sessions B and X through August 6th. The Certificate & Visiting Students program has also begun to review Summer 2021 operations to find ways to improve future terms.   Fall 2021The Certificate & Visiting Students team is also planning for the upcoming Fall term and it’s orientation. Our Fall orientation will be held in a HyFlex manner, … Continue reading July 2021: Certificate & Visiting Students Updates

June 2021: From Beth Fisher-Yoshida

Dear SPS Faculty, In this blog entry I want to reflect a bit on the notion of risk and risk taking. I have been writing a book on women and negotiation and one area I have been researching is on risk. When we negotiate there are different levels of risk involved depending on several factors, one being how important the issues or items we are … Continue reading June 2021: From Beth Fisher-Yoshida

June 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Onboarding and Policies

Spring 2022 CPS Deadlines Deadline Item Submit to 9/27/2021 CPS Submitted to Academic Affairs for Review Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs 9/27/2021 (week of) Academic Affairs Reviews and Approves Sections – Communicates to Programs N/A 9/27/2021 (week of) Review of New Adjunct Faculty COI 10/4/2021 CPS with finalized Faculty (both Lecturers & Associates) Faculty Affairs – CUSPS Zendesk 10/4/2021 Full-time Officers of Instruction external … Continue reading June 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Onboarding and Policies

June 2021: OCI – Online Course Planning and Development

Preparing Online Legacy Courses for Fall 2021Starting in July, members of our instructional design team will begin reaching out to lead faculty of legacy courses — online and hybrid courses that were designed and taught in a previous semester — to prepare course sites for the fall 2021 semester. If changes or updates to the course design are requested, the instructional designer assigned to that … Continue reading June 2021: OCI – Online Course Planning and Development

June 2021: Instructional Support – Program and Faculty Resources

Zendesk will continue to serve as a hub for all resources and requests for faculty and administration. Faculty, staff, and students in need of any type of support or event support/coordination, are encouraged to reach out via Zendesk by submitting requests or speaking with a member from the Instructional Support team. The toll-free phone number is 844-654-9872. The hours of operation for Instructional Support are … Continue reading June 2021: Instructional Support – Program and Faculty Resources

June 2021: Certificate & Visiting Students Updates

Summer Sessions 2021 June has been an eventful time for the Summer Sessions at SPS. Session A comes to an end. Finals and course evaluations have been completed by students. Session B courses begin on June 28th. To prepare for the start of Session B, the Summer team is hosting an orientation for the new, incoming students on June 22nd.  Thank you again to all … Continue reading June 2021: Certificate & Visiting Students Updates