New Faculty Programs

Assisting new faculty in making a successful transition to Butler is one of the most important responsibilities of the faculty development

Tuesday, September 14, 2021, 4:00–5:30 PM (ZOOM)
Tips and Tricks for Effective Email Management + Happy Hour
Presenter: Mandy Hall

Friday, October 29, 2021, noon–1:00 PM, AU 326
New Faculty Academy: Don’t Let Advising Scare You: The Basics of Academic and Career Advising at Butler
Presenters: Riki Lawrence and Jen Mann (CASE), and Gary Beaulieu (CaPS)

Thursday, November 18, 2021, 12:30–1:30 PM, AU 326
New Faculty Academy: Stocking Your Physical, Mental, and Emotional Wellness Toolkit
Presenter: Jane Gervasio (Pharmacy Practice)

Tuesday, January 4, 2022, 9:00–11:00 AM, In-person, Location TBD
New Faculty Academy: Course Planning and Syllabus Writing “Study Hall”
Presenter: Mary Hinds (CAT) and Mandy Hall (Psychology)

Monday, February 14, 2022, Noon–1:00 PM, AU 326
New Faculty Academy: Getting Your Students to LOVE Participating in Class
Presenter: Jay Howard (LAS)

Thursday, March 17, 2022, 12:30–1:30 PM, AU 326
New Faculty Academy: Put the SPRING Back in Your Step! Preparing for Class Efficiently
Presenter: Mandy Hall (Psychology) and Chris Bungard (Classics)

Wednesday, April 13, 2022, Noon–1:00 PM, AU 326
New Faculty Academy: Preparing your Faculty Activity Report (FAR) through Faculty 180
Presenter: Stuart Glennan (Philosophy), Travis Ryan (Associate Provost), and Heather Vaughn (Provost’s Office)

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