Part-Time Faculty Orientation I
Event date: Friday, August 09, 2013, from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: CTE - UNH 3030

To help part-time faculty become successful teachers at LMU who contribute to LMU’s goal of academic excellence, the Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) organizes an orientation for new part-time faculty.

During the new-faculty orientation, we will be covering topics such as

  • LMU’s History and Mission
  • LMU's Students
  • Getting Ready for Class – Course Development, Teaching and Learning Strategies
  • Academic Rules and Procedures at LMU – Syllabus, Grading, Academic Honesty, Course Evaluations, ...
  • FERPA, What, Why, and How – Federal Law: Record Privacy and Security, PROWL
  • MYLMUConnect (Blackboard) – Communication, Collaboration, Document Sharing, Assessment, ...

The orientation will include a lunch during which you will have the opportunity to meet representatives from several LMU offices that can support you in your teaching:

  • Academic Resource Center
  • Center for Service and Action
  • Disability Support Services
  • First Year Experience
  • Hannon Library
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology Services
  • Public Safety
  • Registrar
  • Student Athletic Academic Services
  • Student Psychological Services
Breakfast and light refreshments are available during the morning. 

Please RSVP at teachers@lmu.edu or x85866.