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New Faculty Orientation 2013

 

New Faculty Orientation is scheduled for Wednesday, August 14, 2013 from 8:00-4:30pm.

 


 

Tentative Schedule

Time Location Activity
8:00 - 8:30am Concourse, Doudna Fine Arts Center Registration & Breakfast
New Faces at EIU (Photos)

8:30 - 8:45am Lecture Hall, 1210 Doudna Fine Arts Center Plenary Session: Welcome to EIU
Dr. Dagni Bredesen, Director, Faculty Development 
Dr. Bonnie Irwin, Dean, College of Arts and Humanities
Dr. Blair Lord, Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs 

8:45 - 9:45am Lecture Hall, 1210 Doudna Fine Arts Center Student Focus – Who are our Students?
Moderator: Dr. Karla Kennedy-Hagan, Family & Consumer Sciences
Ms. Kimberlie Moock, New Student Programs 
Dr. Mona Davenport, Minority Affairs
Dr. Billy Hung, Biological Sciences 
Dr. Jeannie Ludlow, English, Women’s Studies

10:00 - 10:45am 1518 Doudna Fine Arts Center Concurrent Session: 
Session for Unit A Faculty: Introduction to EIU/ UPI Unit A Agreements
Dr. Jeff Cross, Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dr. Ann Fritz, President, University Professionals of Illinois (UPI) 

  1524 Doudna Fine Arts Center Concurrent Session: 
Opportunities for Unit B Faculty
Moderator: Dr. Teshome Abebe, Economics
Ms. Janet Harris, Economics 
Dr. Andrew Robinson, Communication Studies
Dr. Felix Kumah-Abiwu, Africana Studies
Mr. Scott Stevens, School of Business

10:45 - 11:30am 1518 Doudna Fine Arts Center  Concurrent Session:
Research for Unit A Faculty
Moderator: Dr. Sace Elder, History
Dr. Robert Chesnut, Director, Research & Sponsored Programs
Dr. William Perry, President

  1524 Doudna Fine Arts Center

Concurrent Session:

Session for Unit B Faculty:  Introduction to EIU/UPI Unit B Agreements 

Dr. Jeff Cross, Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dr. Ann Fritz, President, University Professionals of Illinois (UPI)

11:30 - 12:00nn   Doudna Talk/ Tour and Walk to Booth Library Marvin Foyer

12:00 - 12:15pm Marvin Foyer, Booth Library  Welcome to Booth Library/ Remarks for Luncheon
Dr. William Perry, President, Eastern Illinois University
12:15 - 12:45pm Booth Library Resource Room  Luncheon
12:45 - 1:15pm Booth Library Resource Room  Introduction to Booth Library’s Services & Resources
1:15 - 1:30pm   Return to Doudna Fine Arts Center 
1:30 - 2:30pm Lecture Hall, 1210 Doudna Fine Arts Center Achieving University Learning Goals through Integrative Learning
Moderator: Dr. Bonnie Irwin, Dean, College of Arts & Humanities
Dr. Terri Fredrick, English
Dr. Billy Hung, Biological Sciences
Dr. Rebecca Throneburg, Communication Disorders & Sciences

2:30 - 3:30pm Lecture Hall, 1210 Doudna Fine Arts Center Accessing Informational Technologies
Moderator: Dr. Newton Key, History
Ms. Lisa Dallas, Lumpkin College of Business & Applied Sciences
Mr. Jeff Cranstoun, 
Center for Academic Technology Support

3:30 - 4:15pm Lecture Hall, 1210 Doudna Fine Arts Center  Opportunities for Service with Students & Faculty Mentoring
Moderator: Dr. Linda Ghent, Economics
Dr. Michael Gillespie, Sociology-Anthropology
Dr. Teresita Hunt, Secondary Education & Foundations
Dr. Thomas Hawkins, School of Technology

4:15 - 4:30pm Lecture Hall, 1210 Doudna Fine Arts Center Concluding Remarks
Dr. William Perry, President

4:30 - 6:00pm Concourse, Doudna Fine Arts Center New Faculty Reception (Optional) 
Sponsored by University Professionals of Illinois

 


 

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