New Faculty Orientation

West Chester University

Paul Rotenberry
308 Anderson Hall
610-436-2296
protenberry@wcupa.edu
Jeff Sommers
516 Main Hall
610-436-2916
jsommers@wcupa.edu



New Faculty Orientation Program

August 12-15, 2013

(Download the whole detailed 2013 NFO Program)

~ Program At A Glance ~

Monday, August 12, 2013            Human Resources Orientation

9:00

Benefits Session

Sykes Ballroom C

11:00

Boxed Lunch

 
 

Obtain ID and Parking Pass

Sykes Ground Floor and
Public Safety Building

 
 

Tuesday, August 13, 2013            Welcome to West Chester University of Pennsylvania

8:30

Registration, Continental Breakfast

Sykes Ballroom C

8:45

Welcome and Overview of Orientation, Binder

Sykes Ballroom C

9:00

Welcoming Remarks by the Provost

Sykes Ballroom C

9:15

Class of 2013: Introduction/Community Building

Sykes Ballroom C

10:00

Break

Sykes Ballroom B

10:15

"Introducing Our Students"

Sykes Ballroom C

11:30 Office of Social Equity Sykes Ballroom C

12:00

Luncheon

Sykes Ballroom C

1:00

1:45

"Being Aware of Difference"

Introduction to APSCUF: The Faculty Union

111 Anderson Hall

111 Anderson Hall

2:30

Break

111 Anderson Hall

2:45
3:45
4:00

Instructional Technology Resources & Training
Closing Remarks
Campus Walking Tour (Optional)

001 & 017 Anderson Hall
001 & 017 Anderson Hall
WCU Campus

     

 

Wednesday, August 14, 2013           Growing as a Professional at West Chester University

10:00

The Faculty Evaluation Process

25 University Avenue Building – Room 162

11:00

Break

25 University Avenue Building – Room 162

11:15

 

"What is Effective Teaching?"

25 University Avenue Building – Room 162

12:30

Luncheon

Philips Autograph Library

1:30

"Moving Toward Tenure and Promotion"

Sykes Ballroom C

2:00-
3:00

Faculty Resource Fair (includes 15 min break)

Sykes Ballroom A
Sykes Ballroom B (Break)

3:00-
4:30

3 30-minute presentations:

CAPC (Gen Ed), Distance Ed, Library

Sykes Ballroom C

4:30-
5:30

Faculty Roundtable

Sykes Ballroom C

5:45-

7:30

Reception to Honor the Class of 2013

Doc Magrogan's

(117 E Gay St., Downtown West Chester)

 


Thursday, August 15, 2013     Exploring West Chester University

8:30

Continental Breakfast

Sykes Ballroom B & C

8:45

Welcome by Student Affairs

Sykes Ballroom C

9:10

Student Behavior Issues and Campus Security

Sykes Ballroom C

10:15

Break

Sykes Ballroom B

10:30

Academic Student Support Services

Sykes Ballroom C

11:30

Certificate Presentation; Class Photo

Sykes Ballroom C

11:45

Welcome by the President

Sykes Ballroom C

12:15

Luncheon with the President and Provost

Sykes Ballroom B & C

12:50

Orientation Wrap-Up, Survey

Sykes Ballroom C

1:00-
3:00

Your Employment Benefits
(Human Resources – General Info)

Sykes Ballroom C