New Faculty Orientation Day

All new faculty at Gustavus are expected to attend a day-long orientation session sponsored by the John S. Kendall Center for Engaged Learning. New faculty members are introduced to the history and traditions of the College, as well as provided the opportunity to learn about various support services offered by the institution.


New Faculty Orientation Schedule
Tuesday, August 30, 2016    ♦    Heritage Room


8:40 to 9:00 a.m.                Arrive/Social Time/Intros - Beverages, fruit, pastries             

9:00 to 9:10 a.m.                Welcome                                                                              

9:10 to 9:20 a.m.                 Overview of the Day

                                               Pamela Kittelson, Associate for New Faculty Programs

9:20 to 9:30 a.m.                 Overview of Kendall Center Resources

                                                Leila Brammer, Director of the Kendall Center              

9:30 to 10:05 a.m.               Small Group Discussion 

10:05 to 10:15 a.m.             Break

10:15 to 11:45 a.m.             Campus Tour of Essential Offices                                               

11:50 to Noon                      Break

Noon to 1:10 p.m.               Lunch and Discussion

  1. David Obermiller, former Carlson Teaching Award winner
  2. Dwight Stoll, Faculty Scholarship Award winner
  3. Siri Erickson, Chaplain
  4. Faculty Associates for the Kendall Center

1:10 to 1:20 p.m.                 Break

1:20 to 1:50 p.m.                 Academic Support Center

1:55 to 2:25 p.m.                 Library: Barbara Fister

2:30 to 3:15 p.m.                 Gustavus Tech Services (GTS): Marni Durning, Evan Skucius

3:15 to 3:50 p.m.                 Open time to ask questions or experiment with Moodle, or connect laptops to classroom projectors. 
                                            You could get ID photos, do something else or relax.  Please return no later than 3:50.

3:50 to 4:00 p.m.                 Questions and Evaluation of the Day