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Tentative Schedule

“Kick-Off Your Jackrabbit Career”

New Faculty Orientation

South Dakota State University

August 19 & 20, 2019

Goals:

  1. Build community, identify support networks and provide opportunities for interaction.
  2. Provide practical resources for use in role at South Dakota State University.
  3. Convey expectations for success in all roles at the university.
  4. Facilitate a successful transition into the South Dakota State University community.

 

Monday, August 19, 2019 in SSU 253 A/B/C (Pheasant/Crest Room in the Student Union) - All Faculty

7:30 – 8:00 am                        Check-In begins with continental breakfast. Please note orientation does not officially begin until 8:00 am.

8:00 am                                   Welcome from Center for Enhancement of Teaching

8:05 am                                   Welcome to South Dakota State University from Barry Dunn, President, South Dakota State University

8:35 am                                   SDSU and the Land Grant Mission

9:00 am                                   To Be a Jackrabbit!

  • Jackrabbit Students
  • Jackrabbit Employees

10:15 am                                 On-Boarding at SDSU – Human Resources 101

11:00 am                                 SDSU Campus Traditions

11:30 am                                 Welcome from Faculty Senate and Professional Staff Advisory Council Leadership

11:45 am                                 Lunch – Student Union 2nd Floor – Prairie Lounge (outside SSU 262 – Lewis and Clark)

Monday, August 19, 2019 in SSU 253 A/B/C (Pheasant/Crest Room in the Student Union) – All Tenure Track Faculty

1:00 pm                                   Building a Successful Faculty Career

2:30 pm                                   BREAK

2:40 pm                                   Newly Tenured Professorial Faculty Panel

Monday, August 19, 2019 in SSU 262 – Lewis and Clark in the Student Union) – All Term (Librarian, Instructor, Lecturer, Senior Lecturer) Faculty

1:00 pm                                   Building a Successful Faculty Career

2:30 pm                                   BREAK

2:40 pm                                   Newly Promoted Instructor/Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Panel

Monday, August 19, 2019 in SSU 253 A/B/C (Pheasant/Crest Room in the Student Union) – All Faculty

3:15 pm                                   Campus Resource Networking FLASH Opportunity

4:00 pm                                   Jackrabbit Day One Send Off

 

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 in SSU 253 A/B/C (Pheasant/Crest Room in the Student Union) – All Faculty

7:45 – 8:15 am                        Check-In and Continental Breakfast

8:15 am                                   To Be a Jackrabbit!

  • Jackrabbit Inclusivity

8:45 am                                   Welcome to SDSU from Council on Higher Education (COHE)

9:00 am                                   “Teach Those Jackrabbits”

11:45 am                                 Faculty Role and SDSU Admissions

12:00 pm                                 Lunch – Buffet

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 in SSU 253 A/B/C (Pheasant/Crest Room in the Student Union) – All Faculty

1:00 pm                                   To Be a Jackrabbit!

  • Jackrabbit Community

1:30 pm (2 options – Please pick one)           

Track #1 – SSU 262                 Division of Research and Economic Development

Track #2 – SSU 253 A/B/C       Evidence Based Teaching and the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

2:20 pm                                   Break (All return to SSU 253 A/B/C Pheasant/Crest Room)

2:30 pm                                   Library Services

2:40 pm                                   Instructional Design Services

2:50 pm                                   Wokini at SDSU

3:00 pm                                   ConnectState – Advising and Early Alert Services

3:10 pm                                   Synthesizing and CETL Send-Off

3:20 pm                                   Mentoring at SDSU

3:30 pm                                   Mentor/Protégé Social with SDSU Ice Cream