Faculty Orientation Schedule

Part I: Friday, August 13th from 8 am-4 pm, will be held in person at Trinity Hall

8:00am-9:00am

         Registration and Breakfast (Invitation only)

8:30am-9:00am

         OIT

         Presentation by Lee Pierce and team

9:00am-9:55am

         Canvas/Learning Management System

         Presentation by Joseph Rutledge, Training Manager, Center for Distance Education

10:00am-10:45am

         Civitas/Student Success Belonging

         Presentation by J. Blake Carpenter, University Analytics Manager

10:50am-11:30am

         Digital Measures/Faculty Profiles

         Presentation by Elizabeth Heise, Asst. Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

11:35am-12:00pm

         Office of Student Conduct

         Presentation by Dan Moore, Office of Student Conduct

12:00pm-1:00pm

         Networking Lunch (Invitation only)

1:00pm-1:30pm

         Accessibility

         Presentation by Joseph Rutledge, Center for Distance Education Manager, Training

1:35pm-2:00pm

         Open Educational Resources (OER)

         Presentation by Kathrine Williford

2:00pm-3:00pm

         Tour of Central Library

         Learn how the Library can partner with you

3:00pm-4:00pm

         Human Resources - Benefits

         Throughout the day HR staff will be available to complete I-9 paperwork (bring your documents)

 

Part II: Monday, August 23rd from 7:45-6:15 pm, will be held in person at the E. H. Hereford University Center, Bluebonnet Ballroom.

7:45am-8:15am

         Registration

8:30am-9:00am

         Breakfast with the Provost ad interim, Pranesh Aswath (Invitation only)

9:00am-9:30am

         Top Ten Things You Need to Know

         Presentation by Antoinette Sol, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs and Elizabeth 
         Heise, Assistant Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

9:30am-10:00am

         Getting to Know Our Maverick Students: The Division of Student Success

         Presentation by Ashley Purgason, Associate Vice Provost for Student Success

10:00am-10:30am

         Welcome by President as interim Teik C. Lim

10:30am-11:00am

         Getting to Know DEI

         Presentation by Bryan Samuel, Vice President for Diversity Equity Inclusion

11:30am-12:00pm

         Title IX Presentation

         Presentation by Michelle Willbanks, Title IX Coordinator

12:00pm-1:00pm

         Networking Lunch (Invitation only)

1:10pm-2:40pm

         Teaching to Promote Thinking Learning and Student Success

         Presentation by Ann Cavallo, Asst. Vice Provost and Director, CRTLE

2:45pm-3:45pm

         Enhancing and Assessing Teamwork

         Presentation by Andrew Clark, Associate Director, CRTLE and Director, QEP

3:45pm-4:45pm

         Resource/Benefits Fair

4:50pm-6:15pm

         Reception with UTA Leadership (Drinks/hors d'oeuvres) (Invitation only)