College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Summary of Scheduled Events for New Tenure Track Faculty During the “Startup Weeks”

August TBC

Academic and Student Affairs Division Orientation for New Faculty  (Day 1 of 2-Day Provost Sponsored Orientation)

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. TBC

Kirkhof Center & Mary Idema Pew Library Learning & Information Commons

Allendale Campus

Details regarding this 2-day event are mailed by the Provost Office.

 

CLAS New Faculty Social

Date:  Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Time:  6:00 p.m.   Beverage Reception
           6:30 p.m.   Dinner
Location:  GVSU Alumni House and Visitor Center

RSVP

New Faculty RSVP here

Unit Heads and new faculty mentors RSVP here

Menu for the CLAS New Faculty Social: 

Will be posted closer to teh event

 

Biographical sketches of our new colleagues coming soon

 

 

August  TBC

Academic and Student Affairs Division Orientation for New Faculty  (Day 2 of 2-Day Provost Sponsored Orientation)

8:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.TBC

L. William Seidman Center

Robert C. Pew Grand Rapids Campus

Details regarding this 2-day event are mailed by the Provost Office.

 

 August TBC

2014 Grand Valley State University Faculty and Staff Picnic on the Plaza

5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.TBC

Great Lakes Plaza, Allendale. TBC

 

August TBC

The 21st Annual Fall Conference on Teaching & Learning
Sponsored by the Pew Faculty Teaching and Learning Center

8:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.TBC

Eberhard Conference CenterTBC

Guest are encouraged to park in the Conference Guest Parking Lot on Fulton Street, underneath the U.S. 131 overpass.

For more information, visit www.gvsu.edu/ftlc or email ftlc@gvsu.edu.  

 

CLAS Faculty and Staff Meeting

Date:  Thursday, August 27, 2015

Time:  9:30 a.m. Coffee & Conversation

           10:00 CLAS Faculty and Staff Meeting

Location:  Louis Armstrong Theatre

Followed by “Follow the Dean to Lunch” (Location TBD)

 

 

 

August TBC

Opening Address by President Thomas Haas

10:00 a.m.   Louis Armstrong Theatre TBC

GVSU Opening Convocation

11:30 a.m.   Fieldhouse Arena TBC

(Robing begins 20 minutes prior to the ceremony in the Fieldhouse Dance Studio.)

All-Campus Picnic Lunch

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.   Parking Lot C TBC

CLAS faculty and staff are especially encouraged to attend.

 

 

 

 

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