Aug
7
Tue
2018
New Administrator Orientation @ Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107
Aug 7 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
New Administrator Orientation @ Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107 | Lansing | Michigan | United States

New Administrator Orientation

August 7, 8, and 14, 2018, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each day

(Note: all meetings begin with a continental breakfast at 7:30 a.m., include lunch, and conclude by 3:00 p.m.)

Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107

New Administrator Orientation focuses on topics that are critical for new academic unit administrators and provides opportunities to meet and interact with key campus leaders. This program is designed specifically for all new department chairs and school directors, including acting, interim and mid-year hires. New Administrator Orientation may also be helpful to new academic administrators in other academic administrative roles (e.g., executive managers, deans, associate or assistant deans) with breadth of responsibilities similar to a dean, department chair, or school director.

For registration and more information, please contact Cindi Leverich at youngcin@msu.edu.

Presentations and speaker information will be posted a few days prior to the events on the NAO resource page.

Tuesday, August 7: Culture & Values

Wednesday, August 8: Leading and Managing at MSU

Tuesday, August 14: Leading and Managing at MSU

Aug
8
Wed
2018
New Administrator Orientation @ Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107
Aug 8 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
New Administrator Orientation @ Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107 | Lansing | Michigan | United States

New Administrator Orientation

August 7, 8, and 14, 2018, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each day

(Note: all meetings begin with a continental breakfast at 7:30 a.m., include lunch, and conclude by 3:00 p.m.)

Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107

New Administrator Orientation focuses on topics that are critical for new academic unit administrators and provides opportunities to meet and interact with key campus leaders. This program is designed specifically for all new department chairs and school directors, including acting, interim and mid-year hires. New Administrator Orientation may also be helpful to new academic administrators in other academic administrative roles (e.g., executive managers, deans, associate or assistant deans) with breadth of responsibilities similar to a dean, department chair, or school director.

For registration and more information, please contact Cindi Leverich at youngcin@msu.edu.

Presentations and speaker information will be posted a few days prior to the events on the NAO resource page.

Tuesday, August 7: Culture & Values

Wednesday, August 8: Leading and Managing at MSU

Tuesday, August 14: Leading and Managing at MSU

Aug
14
Tue
2018
New Administrator Orientation @ Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107
Aug 14 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
New Administrator Orientation @ Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107 | Lansing | Michigan | United States

New Administrator Orientation

August 7, 8, and 14, 2018, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each day

(Note: all meetings begin with a continental breakfast at 7:30 a.m., include lunch, and conclude by 3:00 p.m.)

Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107

New Administrator Orientation focuses on topics that are critical for new academic unit administrators and provides opportunities to meet and interact with key campus leaders. This program is designed specifically for all new department chairs and school directors, including acting, interim and mid-year hires. New Administrator Orientation may also be helpful to new academic administrators in other academic administrative roles (e.g., executive managers, deans, associate or assistant deans) with breadth of responsibilities similar to a dean, department chair, or school director.

For registration and more information, please contact Cindi Leverich at youngcin@msu.edu.

Presentations and speaker information will be posted a few days prior to the events on the NAO resource page.

Tuesday, August 7: Culture & Values

Wednesday, August 8: Leading and Managing at MSU

Tuesday, August 14: Leading and Managing at MSU

Technology Orientation: Option 1 (Instructional and Research Resources Tracks) @ MSU Library, Room Red Cedar West
Aug 14 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Technology Orientation: Option 1 (Instructional and Research Resources Tracks) @ MSU Library, Room Red Cedar West | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Join Libraries & IT Services staff for a hands-on introduction to technology resources available for Michigan State University faculty and academic staff

Most sessions are held in the Red Cedar West Room in the Main Library with the exception of the classroom technology session, as indicated. 

Instructional Resources Track
Library Teaching Resources………………………………..8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Learning Management System……………………………9:40 a.m. to 10:50 a.m.
Classroom Technology (B122 Wells Hall) ……………..11:00 a.m. to 12:10 p.m.

Lunch on own

Research Resources Track
Research Support Resources…………………………..1:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
iCER/High Performance Computing…………………1:55 p.m. to 2:25 p.m.
Data Management at MSU………………………………2:35 p.m. to 3:55 p.m.
Library Research Resources…………………………….4:05 p.m. to 4:55 p.m.

Attendees with laptops may bring them. All attendees should bring their MSU NetID and password to the training. Visit and bookmark tech.msu.edu/faculty for technology information specific to instructors and researchers.

Registration

New faculty and academic staff will be invited to register for technology orientation in the suite of orientation workshops and sessions. Direct emails are sent to faculty and academic staff by Jill Bryant, AAN Project Event Coordinator.

Aug
15
Wed
2018
2018 Effective Teaching & Learning Boot Camp: Day 1 @ MSU Library, Fourth Floor Green Room W444
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
2018 Effective Teaching & Learning Boot Camp: Day 1 @ MSU Library, Fourth Floor Green Room W444 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Effective Teaching and Learning Boot Camp: Day 1

Description

An introductory workshop designed to help faculty who are relatively new to teaching to prepare for their courses and to work with students

Dates, Time, Location

Boot Camp Day One:

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
(registration at 8:30 a.m.; program starts at 9:00 a.m.)
MSU Main Library, Green Room 4 West (4th floor)
366 W. Circle Drive, East Lansing, MI

Boot Camp Day Two:

Friday, August 17, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
(registration at 8:30 a.m.; program starts at 9:00 a.m.)
MSU Main Library, Green Room 4 West (4th floor)
366 W. Circle Drive, East Lansing, MI

Registration

A registration link should have been emailed to any faculty or academic staff member hired between September 2017 and August 2018, as part of the New Faculty and Academic Staff Orientation events. If you have questions or need the link, please contact Jill Bryant, AAN Project Event Coordinator, at (517) 355-7483 or AANevent@msu.edu.

Related Events

NOTE: Quick Start for Teaching, Teaching Toolkit Tailgate, and #ITeachMSU Talks are included in the 2018 Teaching and Learning Boot Camp; however, you can attend some or all of the programs.

Click each event for more information.

Aug
16
Thu
2018
Quick Start for Teaching @ Wells Hall, B115
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Quick Start for Teaching @ Wells Hall, B115 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Quick Start for Teaching

Description

Three times a year, we offer a Quick Start session to give educators, especially those new to MSU, an overview of important policies that pertain to students and hands-on problem solving strategies related to important issues including:

  • accessibility of course materials
  • accommodations for person with disabilities
  • promoting student privacy & academic integrity
  • promoting environments free of sexual discrimination and harassment

The sessions are intentionally designed to give educators a chance to ask questions to attending experts. Throughout the Quick Start participants will also engage in case study analysis centered on important MSU policies, giving them the opportunity to strategize ways to contextualize and integrate these policies into their teaching

Date, Time, Location

Policy Quick Start for Teaching

Thursday, August 16, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
(registration at 8:30 a.m.; program starts at 9:00 a.m.)
Wells Hall, Room B-115
619 Red Cedar Rd., East Lansing

Registration

Faculty and Academic Staff: A registration link should have been emailed to any faculty or academic staff member hired between September 2017 and August 2018. If you have questions or need the link, please contact Jill Bryant, AAN Project Event Coordinator, at (517) 355-7483 or AANevent@msu.edu.

Related Events

Teaching Toolkit Tailgate @ Wells Hall, B115
Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Teaching Toolkit Tailgate @ Wells Hall, B115 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Teaching Toolkit Tailgate

Description

Join us for the Teaching Toolkit Tailgate, a relaxed open-house-style event where educators from all different appointment types and roles come to engage in community around teaching, and have the opportunity to walk away with practical resources on topics such as: first-day of class strategies, student engagement, and more.

A variety of topics will be covered, and tips on how to incorporate them into teaching. These include:

  • Free technologies at MSU and how to use them
  • Game-ful learning
  • Assessment designs
  • Design thinking
  • Difficult dialogues
  • Case studies

Date, Time, Location

Teaching Toolkit Tailgate

Thursday, August 16, 2018
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
The MSU Hub for Innovation in Learning and Technology
Wells Hall, Room D-101
619 Red Cedar Rd., East Lansing

Registration

No registration is specifically required for this event.

Related Events

#ITeachMSU Talks @ Hub for Innovation in Learning and Technology (Wells Hall, D-101)
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
#ITeachMSU Talks @ Hub for Innovation in Learning and Technology (Wells Hall, D-101) | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

#ITeachMSU Talks

Description

The #ITeachMSU Talks are a series of breakout-style sessions focusing on a variety of topics centered around teaching and learning. Sessions will vary in style, facilitators, and size, but are intended to create a space for dialogue around teaching and practice for student success.

Topics include:

Facilitating Dialogues on Race……………………3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Using Technology for Learning…………………..3:00 p.m. – 3:50 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m.
Learning Assessment………………………………..3:00 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.
Student Mental Health……………………………..4:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m.

Date, Time, Location

Thursday, August 16, 2018
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. in Wells Hall
619 Red Cedar Road, East Lansing
Specific room locations T.B.A.

Registration

A registration link should have been emailed to any faculty or academic staff member hired between September 2017 and August 2018, as part of the New Faculty and Academic Staff Orientation events. If you have questions or need the link, please contact Jill Bryant, AAN Project Event Coordinator, at (517) 355-7483 or AANevent@msu.edu.

Related Events

Aug
17
Fri
2018
2018 Effective Teaching & Learning Boot Camp: Day 2 @ MSU Library, Fourth Floor Green Room W444
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
2018 Effective Teaching & Learning Boot Camp: Day 2 @ MSU Library, Fourth Floor Green Room W444 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Effective Teaching and Learning Boot Camp: Day 2

Description

Day 2 of an introductory workshop designed to help faculty who are relatively new to teaching to prepare for their courses and to work with students

Dates, Time, Location

Boot Camp Day Two:

Friday, August 17, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
(registration at 8:30 a.m.; program starts at 9:00 a.m.)
MSU Main Library, Green Room 4 West (4th floor)
366 W. Circle Drive, East Lansing, MI

Registration

A registration link should have been emailed to any faculty or academic staff member hired between September 2017 and August 2018, as part of the New Faculty and Academic Staff Orientation events. If you have questions or need the link, please contact Jill Bryant, AAN Project Event Coordinator, at (517) 355-7483 or AANevent@msu.edu.

Related Events

NOTE: Quick Start for Teaching, Teaching Toolkit Tailgate, and #ITeachMSU Talks are included in the 2018 Teaching and Learning Boot Camp; however, you can attend some or all of the programs.

Click each event for more information.

Aug
21
Tue
2018
2018 New Faculty and Academic Staff Orientation @ Kellogg Center
Aug 21 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

new faculty and academic staff meet with department, college, and university leaders over lunch at 2017 Orientation

Welcome to Michigan State University!

Faculty and academic staff who are new to Michigan State University as of Fall 2018 are invited for New Faculty and Academic Staff Orientation.

We are offering orientation on Tuesday, August 21, 2018.

This orientation is required for all new full-time academics on the East Lansing campus that are contracted for 90% time or greater for two or more semesters including tenure system faculty, fixed-term faculty, librarians, health programs faculty, academic specialists in the continuing system, and fixed-term academic specialists.  Others who are in these roles at reduced appointment levels are invited, but not required, to attend.  Postdocs and research associates will be invited to a separate orientation through the Graduate School.

We will welcome you to campus, give you a sense of context and history, introduce you to campus contacts and policies, and share important initiatives.

Schedule

7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Orientation Program
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Break (Take this time to sign up for complimentary football tickets, get a professional photo taken, or meet with MSU Human Resources-Benefits or MSU FCU representatives)
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Luncheon with the President, Provost, Administrators, and fellow incoming academics
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Information Fair: Representatives from over 60 campus academic units, associations, and organizations will be available to answer your questions.

RSVP

Direct communications about this event are emailed to new faculty and academic staff. If you have questions, or if you’re required to attend orientation and cannot due to extreme circumstances, please contact AAN’s Project Event Coordinator Jill Bryant at AANevent@msu.edu or by calling (517) 355-7483.

Aug
22
Wed
2018
Technology Orientation: Option 2 (Instructional Resources track only) @ MSU Library, Room Red Cedar West
Aug 22 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Technology Orientation: Option 2 (Instructional Resources track only) @ MSU Library, Room Red Cedar West | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Join Libraries & IT Services staff for hands-on introduction to technology resources available for Michigan State University faculty and academic staff.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 – HALF DAY (8:30 A.M. TO NOON)
Most sessions are held in the Red Cedar West Room in the Main Library with the exception of the classroom technology session as indicated. 

Instructional Resources Track
Library Teaching Resources…………………………………8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Learning Management System……………………………9:40 a.m. to 10:40 a.m.
Classroom Technology (EBH 312)…………………………11:00 a.m. to 11:50 a.m.

Attendees with laptops may bring them. All attendees should bring their MSU NetID and password to the training. Visit and bookmark tech.msu.edu/faculty for technology information specific to instructors and researchers.

Registration

New faculty and academic staff will be invited to register for technology orientation among the suite of orientation workshops and sessions. Direct registration emails are sent to faculty and academic staff by Jill Bryant, AAN Project Event Coordinator.

Graduate Students and Postdocs, please email Maddie Shellgren for a link to register.

Aug
23
Thu
2018
2018 Research Orientation @ Facility for Rare Isotope Beams, Auditorium
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
2018 Research Orientation @ Facility for Rare Isotope Beams, Auditorium | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Date: August 23, 2018
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (registration starts at 12:30 p.m.; program begins at 1:00 p.m.) 
Location: Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB) Auditorium
(640 South Shaw Lane, East Lansing, MI)

This session will give new faculty an overview of research compliance, funding, grant administration, and resources available through the Office of the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies and other support units on campus.

This Research Orientation is required for all New Faculty and Academic Staff who have research components to their appointments

RSVP

Direct communications about this event are emailed to new faculty and academic staff. If you have questions, or if you’re required to attend orientation and cannot due to extreme circumstances, please contact AAN’s Project Event Coordinator Jill Bryant at AANevent@msu.edu or by calling (517) 355-7483.

Aug
28
Tue
2018
Active Shooter and Emergency Response Training: Option 1 @ MSU Union, Room 50
Aug 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Active Shooter and Emergency Response Training: Option 1 @ MSU Union, Room 50 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Active Shooter and Emergency Response Training: Option 1

Facilitator: Kelly Roudebush, Michigan State University Police Department

Two identical sessions will be offered to accommodate new faculty and academic staff schedules.

Dates: August 28, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. in MSU Union, UB 50 (Garden Level)

OR

September 6, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. in the FRIB Auditorium Room 1300 (640 South Shaw Lane, East Lansing, MI)

Note: Remote participation will ONLY be available for the September 6, 2018 session.

Registration

A registration link should have been emailed to any faculty or academic staff member hired between September 2017 and August 2018, as part of the New Faculty and Academic Staff Orientation events. If you have questions or need the link, please contact Jill Bryant, AAN Project Event Coordinator, at (517) 355-7483 or AANevent@msu.edu.

Sep
6
Thu
2018
Active Shooter and Emergency Response Training: Option 2 @ Facility for Rare Isotope Beams, Auditorium
Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Active Shooter and Emergency Response Training: Option 2 @ Facility for Rare Isotope Beams, Auditorium | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Active Shooter and Emergency Response Training: Option 2

Facilitator: Kelly Roudebush, Michigan State University Police Department

Two identical sessions will be offered to accommodate new faculty and academic staff schedules.

Dates: August 28, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. in MSU Union, UB 50 (Garden Level)

OR

September 6, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. in the FRIB Auditorium Room 1300 (640 South Shaw Lane, East Lansing, MI)

Note: Remote participation will ONLY be available for the September 6, 2018 session.

Registration

A registration link should have been emailed to any faculty or academic staff member hired between September 2017 and August 2018, as part of the New Faculty and Academic Staff Orientation events. If you have questions or need the link, please contact Jill Bryant, AAN Project Event Coordinator, at (517) 355-7483 or AANevent@msu.edu.

Sep
15
Sat
2018
2018 New Academics’ Picnic @ Patriarche Park
Sep 15 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2018 New Academics' Picnic @ Patriarche Park | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Join the Academic Advancement Network, MSU WorkLife Office, and Residential and Hospitality Services in welcoming new faculty and academic staff and their families to Michigan State University.  Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to meet and network with other incoming academics! Dinner provided. 

Families are welcome! Patriarche Park features a wonderful play structure for many ages.

Registration

Direct communications about this event are emailed to new faculty and academic staff in the suite of orientation program information. If you have questions, please contact AAN’s Project Event Coordinator, Jill Bryant, at AANevent@msu.edu or by calling (517) 355-7483.

Sep
25
Tue
2018
Fall 2018 Conversation with MSU Interim President John Engler @ Kellogg Center, Room Big Ten A
Sep 25 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Fall 2018 Conversation with MSU Interim President John Engler @ Kellogg Center, Room Big Ten A | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Event Description

During both fall and spring semesters, the MSU President meets with deans, directors, chairs, executive managers, and staff supervisors, level 15-17, to promote ongoing communication and to discuss current issues, challenges, and opportunities.

Details

Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Time: 8:30-10:00 a.m.

Location: Kellogg Center, Room Big Ten A

Registration and continental breakfast will begin at 8:00 a.m.; the program will begin at 8:30.

Individuals with disabilities may request accommodations at least two weeks prior to the event by contacting Jill Bryant at AANevent@msu.edu or ext. 57483; requests within the two weeks leading up to the event will be met where possible.

A live-stream option is available. Please register and follow instructions to receive the live stream link several days prior to the event.

Registration

Please register today via Qualtrics

Oct
15
Mon
2018
Fall 2018 Conversation with MSU Provost June Pierce Youatt @ Kellogg Center, Room Big Ten A
Oct 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Fall 2018 Conversation with MSU Provost June Pierce Youatt @ Kellogg Center, Room Big Ten A | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Event Description

During both fall and spring semesters, the MSU Provost meets with deans, directors, chairs, executive managers, and staff supervisors, level 15-17, to promote ongoing communication and to discuss current issues, challenges, and opportunities.

Details

Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Time: 8:30-10:00 a.m.

Location: Kellogg Center, Room Big Ten A

Registration and continental breakfast will begin at 8:00 a.m.; the program will begin at 8:30.

Individuals with disabilities may request accommodations at least two weeks prior to the event by contacting Jill Bryant at AANevent@msu.edu or ext. 57483; requests within the two weeks leading up to the event will be met where possible.

A live-stream option is available. Please register and follow instructions to receive the live stream link several days prior to the event.

Registration

Please register today via Qualtrics

Nov
28
Wed
2018
Fall 2018 Conversation with MSU EVPAS Satish Udpa @ Kellogg Center, Room Big Ten A
Nov 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Fall 2018 Conversation with MSU EVPAS Satish Udpa @ Kellogg Center, Room Big Ten A | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Event Description

During both fall and spring semesters, the MSU Executive Vice President for Administrative Services meets with deans, directors, chairs, executive managers, and staff supervisors, level 15-17, to promote ongoing communication and to discuss current issues, challenges, and opportunities.

Details

Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Time: 9:00-11:30 a.m.

Location: Kellogg Center, Room Big Ten A

Registration and coffee will begin at 8:30 a.m.; the program will begin at 9:00

Individuals with disabilities may request accommodations at least two weeks prior to the event by contacting Jill Bryant at AANevent@msu.edu or ext. 57483; requests within the two weeks leading up to the event will be met where possible.

A live-stream option is available. Please register and follow instructions to receive the live stream link several days prior to the event.

Registration

Please register today via Qualtrics