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New Faculty Orientation, August 25

Queens College gateThe Center for Teaching & Learning and the Office of the Provost are pleased to invite you to an orientation for new faculty Things You Need to Know to Teach at Queens.

Date: Thursday, August 25
Time: 10:30 am – 12:00 noon
Location: Q-side Patio Room
Map: https://goo.gl/maps/7inVENSDkep

Representatives from around campus will discuss resources and services you need to know about in your new capacity as faculty:

  • Using library resources
  • Accessing instructional technologies
  • Teaching online
  • 
Reporting attendance and grades
  • Encouraging academic integrity
  • 
Union benefits
  • Seeking professional development opportunities
  • Resources for your students you should know about

Program

We encourage you to view the videos below or go to the playlist and get to know the key representatives before coming to the orientation. 

Please join us on August 25th for information, conversation, and some refreshments. We encourage you to bring along a colleague: a full-time faculty member, a not-new adjunct, or your departmental chair. Simply share page, and ask your colleague to RSVP.

To help us better plan the event, please RSVP at https://goo.gl/eeHzlb

For questions, please contact Rowena Li at rowena.li@qc.cuny.edu or Jean Kelly at jean.kelly@qc.cuny.edu.

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