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Faculty/Staff Welcome Week

Professional Development Special Events

Date

August 15, 2022 - August 18, 2022

Time

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location

DSU Campus

Details

Monday, August 15 Host
8:00 am – 9:00 am New Faculty Paperwork with Human Resources, Library Conf Room 125

HR Office

9:00 am – 9:30 am New Faculty meeting with their College Deans, College Office College Deans
9:30 am – Welcome Back Brunch, DPP (Must RSVP https://forms.office.com/r/rJBWLLWJHK)
10:00 am – 12:00 pm Welcome and University Address, President Griffiths - https://youtu.be/QsMQbqLqSVM
12:30 pm – 1:30pm Meet and Greet Provost Rebecca Hoey, Queue
1:30 pm – 2:00 pm New Faculty Tablet Pickup, Help Desk, Library Main Floor Stephanie Baatz
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm New Faculty Technology Training, Library Conf Room 125 - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/97495672632 ITS
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm New Faculty Technology Training II (Teams/VoIP & Support), Library Conf Room 125 -https://dsu.zoom.us/j/97495672632 ITS
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm New Faculty Training (Banner/Library Software), Library Conf Room 125 -https://dsu.zoom.us/j/99507338009 Registrar/Library

 

Tuesday, August 16 Host
8:00 am – 9:00 am Title IX Training Session*, TCB Auditorium - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/98145067246

Gabe Mydland

9:30 am – 10:30 am Academic Affairs Faculty Update (All Faculty), TCB Auditorium - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/95593809339) Provost/VPAA
10:30 am – 11:30 am General Faculty Meeting (All Faculty), TCB Auditorium - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/91002761150 Mark Spanier
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Research and Economic Development Updates, TCB Auditorium - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/91896078330 Ashley/Peter
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Mental Health Awareness, TCB Auditorium - https://dsu-health.zoom.us/j/92754758693 Nicole Bowen
2:30 pm – 3:30 pm TrojanConnect Hands on Training for new and returning Faculty - (bring your computers),
TCB Auditorium https://dsu.zoom.us/j/98593537928
Kristen Uilk
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm DSU Employee Mixer, Various locations downtown Madison  
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Downtown Madtown, Eagan Avenue, Sponsored by DSU/Heartland - Dueling Duo  

 

Wednesday, August 17 Host
9:00 am – 10:00 am Security Awareness Training*, TCB Auditorium - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/97889583161 ITS
10:00 am – 11:00 am Faculty Workload Information Session, Library 201 - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/96029486516 Mary Francis
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Adjunct Faculty Orientation - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/95414143939 ITS
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Faculty Annual Evaluation Panel Discussion, TCB Auditorium - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/92245416028  
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Club Advisor Meeting, Library 201 - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/97853078313 Mandy Hendrix
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm TLEC Open House for Faculty/Staff  
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm GA Supervisors Meeting, Alumni Room  
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm D2L Tips & Tricks (New Faculty but all faculty are welcome) - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/93757219557  Kevin Smith
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm DSU Family Picnic, East Hall Lawn(Must RSVP) https://forms.office.com/r/S2XibzVauq  

 

Thursday, August 18 Host
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Open time for individual college/department meetings
9:00 am – 10:00 am Mental Health Awareness, TCB Auditorium - https://dsu-health.zoom.us/j/92494840805 Nicole Bowen
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Supervisors of student employee training, TCB Auditorium - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/99159079064 HR Office
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Student Admissions Committee - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/98413397360 Chis Olson
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Supervisors of DSU employee training, TCB Auditorium - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/93160966794 HR Office
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm New Faculty Orientation, Alumni Room - https://dsu.zoom.us/j/98679807563 CTL Office

*Mandatory for those who did not complete over the summer.