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2013–14 Academic Event Schedule

View faculty training opportunities through the Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development.

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Autumn Quarter 2013

Teaching Essentials I & II

Tuesday–Wednesday, September 3–4, 2013
9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Cremona 101

New Faculty Orientation

HR/Benefits
Thursday, September 5, 2013
8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Library Seminar Rooms A/B

Academic Affairs
Friday, September 6, 2013
8:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Library Seminar Rooms A/B

Faculty Retreat

Monday–Tuesday, September 9–10, 2013
Camp Casey, Whidbey Island

New Student Convocation

Friday, September 27, 2013
3 p.m.
Royal Brougham Pavilion
Faculty, please dress in academic regalia. Line up in Falcon’s Lounge (RBP) at 2:45 p.m. All faculty are expected to attend.

Opening Chapel

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
11 a.m.
First Free Methodist Church (adjacent to campus)
Faculty will not process or wear academic regalia. The front pews will be reserved for faculty seating. All faculty are expected to attend.

Autumn Faculty In-Service / Day of Common Learning

Wednesday, October 16, 2013
10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Royal Brougham Pavilion
Upper Gwinn Commons
Speaker: Dr. Thomas Maridada, Children’s Defense Fund
Helping Youth Flourish: Partnering With Families, Public Institutions, and Private Organizations to Develop the Talents, Strengths, and Potential of Youth

Autumn Faculty Tea

Monday, October 28, 2013
3–4:30 p.m.
Queen Anne Room, Upper Gwinn Commons

New Faculty & Mentoring Tea

Tuesday, November 19, 2013
3–4 p.m.
Upper Gwinn Commons
Hosted by The Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development

Winter Quarter 2014

New Faculty Seminar

Winter Quarter: Thursdays
12:30–3 p.m.
Library Seminar Room
Hosted by The Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development

Provost-Faculty Breakfast #1

Tuesday, January 14, 2014
8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Lake Union Room, Gwinn Commons

Marston Lecture

Tuesday, February 4, 2014
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Queen Anne Room, Upper Gwinn Commons
Lecturer: Owen Ewald, C. May Marston Assistant Professor of Classics
"Latin Verse by Women"
Hosted by The Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development

Provost-Faculty Breakfast #2

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

8:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Lake Union Room, Gwinn Commons

Winter Faculty Tea

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Queen Anne Room

New Faculty & Mentoring Tea

Monday, March 4, 2014

3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Upper Gwinn Commons

Hosted by The Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development

Provost-Faculty Breakfast #3

Thursday, March 13, 2014

8:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Lake Union Room, Gwinn Commons

Spring Quarter 2014

Emeriti Tea

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
1:30-3:00 p.m.
Queen Anne Room, Upper Gwinn Commons

Weter Lecture

Thursday, April 10, 2014
7:30–9 p.m.
Upper Gwinn Commons
Lecturer: Dr. Steve Layman
Title: Philosophical Reflections on the Atonement

Retirement Dinner

Thursday, May 1, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Upper Gwinn Commons

Walls Lecture

Wednesday, May 7, 2014
7:00 p.m.
First Free Methodist Church (adjacent to campus)
Lecturer: Dr. Rob Wall
Title: The Book of Revelation in the Present Tense

Spring Faculty In-Service

Monday, June 9, 2014
8:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Upper Gwinn Commons

Ivy Cutting

Friday, June 13, 2014
Tiffany Loop
Faculty, please dress in academic regalia. Line up between Moyer Hall and Peterson Hall at 9:15 a.m.
Faculty Instructions

Graduate Hooding Ceremonies

Friday, June 13
Various times and campus locations, prior to the Graduate Commencement Ceremony (Please contact your school or department’s main office for details.)

 
 School 
    
 Time   Location 
 School of Psychology, Family 
 & Community 
 11:30 a.m.   Upper Gwinn Commons
 MA - Teaching English to 
 Speakers of Other Languages  
 11:30 a.m.   Library Seminar Room 
 School of Health Sciences  11:30 a.m.    First Free Methodist Church
 Fine Center/Sanctuary 
 School of Education  12:30 p.m.  Royal Brougham Pavilion
 School of Business 
 & Economics
 1:00 p.m.    McKinley (subject to change) 
 School of Theology  1:00 p.m.  First Free Methodist Church
 Chapel 
 
 *The Master of Fine Arts program will perform their hooding ceremony in Santa Fe, NM. 

Graduate Commencement

Friday, June 13, 2014
2 p.m.
Location:
Tiffany Loop
Faculty, please dress in academic regalia.
Faculty Instructions

Baccalaureate

Friday, June 13, 2014
7:30 p.m.
Royal Brougham Pavilion
Academic regalia not required.
Faculty Instructions

Undergraduate Commencement

Saturday, June 14, 2014
1 p.m.
Location: Key Arena
Faculty, please dress in academic regalia.
Faculty Instructions

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