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New Faculty Orientation 2012 - Schedule

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

TimeLocationActivityPresenter/Speaker
8:00 - 8:30am Concourse, Doudna Fine Arts Center Registration and Breakfast
New Faces at EIU Photos
Bev Cruse, Media Services, Booth Library
8:30 - 8:45am Lecture Hall, 1210 Doudna Fine Arts Center Plenary Session: Welcome to Eastern Illinois University

Dr. Dagni Bredesen, Director, Faculty Development
Dr. Blair M. Lord, Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dr. Bonnie Irwin, Dean, College of Arts & Humanities 

8:45 - 9:30am Lecture Hall, 1210 Doudna Fine Arts Center Student Focus  Moderator & First Year Students: Dr. Stephen Lucas, Chair, Secondary Education & Foundations
EIU Student Profile: Ms. Kimberlie Moock, New Student Programs
Minority Affairs: Dr. Mona Davenport, Minority Affairs
Students with Disabilities: Ms. Kathy Waggoner, Student Disability Services
9:30 - 10:00am   Concurrent Sessions:  
  Room 1518, Doudna Fine Arts Center 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
  Room 1524, Doudna Fine Arts Center Opportunities for Unit B Faculty Dr. Dagni Bredesen, Director, Faculty Development
Ms. Mary Dwiggins, English
Ms. Nida Sehweil-Elmuti, Biological Sciences
Dr. Gus Albear, Secondary Education & Foundations
Ms. Janet Harris, Economics
10:00 - 10:15am Concourse, Doudna Fine Arts Center Break  
10:15 - 10:45am   Concurrent Sessions:  
  Room 1518, Doudna Fine Arts Center Research for Unit A Faculty Dr. Robert Chesnut, Director, Research & Sponsored Programs
Dr. William Perry, President, Eastern Illinois University
Dr. Dagni Bredesen, Director, Faculty Development
  Room 1524, Doudna Fine Arts Center 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
10:45 - 11:15am Lecture Hall 1210, Doudna Fine Arts Center Using Instructional Technology to Enhance Teaching (Focus on Desire2Learn) Ms. Julie Lockett, Director of Instructional Services, Center for Academic Technology Support
11:15 - 11:30am Doudna Fine Arts Center Doudna Talk/ Tour and Walk to Booth Library Marvin Foyer

Mr. Dwight Vaught, Assistant Dean, College of Arts & Humanities 

11:30 - 11:40am Booth Library Marvin Foyer Welcome to Booth Library/ Remarks for Luncheon  Dr. Allen Lanham, Dean, Booth Library
Dr. William Perry, President of Eastern Illinois University
11:40am - 12:20pm Booth Library Reference Room Luncheon  
12:20 - 12:50pm Booth Library Reference Room Introduction to Booth Library's Services & Resources  Dr. Allen Lanham, Dean, Booth Library
12:50 - 1:00pm   Return to Doudna Fine Arts Center  
1:00 - 1:30pm Lecture Hall 1210, Doudna Fine Arts Center Faculty Focus

Mr. Ken Baker, Director, Campus Recreation
Dr. Dagni Bredesen, Director, Faculty Development

1:30 - 2:15pm Lecture Hall 1210, Doudna Fine Arts Center Integrative Learning: Classroom and Beyond (Part I) Moderator: Dr. Bonnie Irwin, Dean, College of Arts & Humanities
Dr. Terri Fredrick, English
Dr. Catherine Polydore, Counseling & Student Development
Dr. Billy Hung, Biological Sciences
2:15 - 2:30pm Concourse, Doudna Fine Arts Center Break  
2:30 - 3:15pm Lecture Hall 1210,
Doudna Fine Arts Center
Integrative Learning: Classroom and Beyond (Part II)

Moderator: Dr. Bonnie Irwin, Dean, College of Arts & Humanities
Dr. John Stimac, Dean, Honors College
Dr. Janice Collins, Journalism
Dr. Jim Painter, School of Family & Consumer Sciences
Dr. Gopal Periyannan, Chemistry

2:15 - 3:15pm Room 1518, Doudna Fine Arts Center Concurrent Session: Faculty Mentors Only  Dr. Thomas Hawkins, School of Technology
3:15 - 3:30pm   Walk to Klehm Hall with Faculty Mentors  
3:30 - 4:15pm Klehm Hall 1418 Opportunities for Service with Students & Faculty Mentoring (Ice Cream Social) Dr. Reed Benedict, Faculty Fellows Program
Dr. Thomas Hawkins, School of Technology
4:15 - 4:30pm Klehm Hall 1418 Concluding Remarks Dr. Dagni Bredesen, Director, Faculty Development
4:30 - 6:00pm Tarble Arts Center New Faculty Reception Sponsored by the University Professionals of Illinois (UPI)


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