Connections: The New Resident Faculty Orientation
2014-2015 Connections Schedule
This group starts with a full-day Kick-off session Monday, August 4th, 2014, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Havens Room/KO134.
Continental Breakfast and Introductions; Goals of the Connections program; Beginning of day Welcome/Mission of IU Kokomo; Lunch with the Chancellor; Human Resources; Equal Employment Opportunity; Sexual Harassment Policies; Our IU Kokomo Students; Career and Accessibility Services; Information Technology; Faculty Senate; Classroom Technology; Administering your teaching duties; Student Information--how to use and protect it; Campus Tour; ID Pictures
Note: Canvas Tech Camp, our Learning Management System training for new faculty, is Wednesday, August 13th, 2014, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m..
2014-2015 Connections Monthly Schedule
Monthly meetings follow on the Monday dates listed below 2:30 - 3:45 p.m.
|Havens/KO134 September 15||Learning Commons: Library Resources and Services; the Writing Center; ESL; the Student Success Center; IT Training|
|Havens/KO134 October 13||Diversity and Its Role in Teaching; Student Advising; Faculty Professional Development|
|Havens/KO134 November 10||What Can I Learn from Student Ratings? Informa; Student Behavior and Classroom Management; Applied Learnng|
|Havens/KO134 January 12||Research Institutional Review Board; Undergraduate Research; Research Grants; Qualtrics Survey Software|
|KO170 February 16||International Studies; Honors Program, Distance Education; Advancement|
|KO170 March 9||Career Milestones, Building Connections on Campus; High Impact Practices|
|KO170 April 13||Learner-Centered Teaching|
Other Events Scheduled for New Faculty
KO 170 September 29 Creating the Faculty Annual Report and Faculty Annual Report Software Training
Room TBA October 27 Assessment Orientation