July 2019: Faculty Engagement

Save the Dates!

  • Fall 2019 Faculty Orientation (8/29)
  • Full-time Faculty Socials (9/9, 10/17, 11/6, 12/4)
  • All Faculty Meeting (10/21)

Please see below for details:

1: The Fall 2019 Faculty Orientation is confirmed for Thursday, August 29th from 1 to 8:30 PM. The agenda and event registration will be circulated shortly. The event includes presentations with departments both internal and external to SPS about the essential resources they offer that will help new part-time and full-time faculty successfully navigate the SPS landscape. At the orientation, faculty will also have the opportunity to participate in pedagogical trainings delivered by the faculty development team on topics of pedagogical importance, such as The Science of Learning, Principles and Practices of Inclusive Pedagogy, and Facilitating Learning in Large Classes.

Fall Faculty Orientation
Thursday, August 29, 2019
1 – 7 pm

Thursday, August 29, 2019
7 – 8:30 pm

2: Dates for the fall semester Full-time Faculty Socials have been scheduled. The Faculty Affairs Assessment and Development team will be coordinating a series of workshops to present during the first portion of the event. A reception will follow.

Monday, September 9, 2019 from 4-6 PM
Thursday, October 17, 2019 from 4-6 PM
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 from 4-6 PM
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 from 4-6 PM

3: The fall semester All Faculty Meeting has been scheduled for Monday, October 21st from 4:30-7 PM.

Meeting Overview
4:30-5:00 PM Arrival/Meet and Greet (open bar)
5:00-6:00 PM Faculty Meeting
6:00-7:00 PM Reception (open bar & passed hors d’oeuvres)