Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

New Faculty Orientation

Welcome to NSU. Let's Get Started.


NFO is an opportunity for you to:

  • Learn about and connect with resources that will help you be successful in your new roles at a new institution.
  • Discover processes and systems you will encounter while working at NSU.
  • Meet key members of the NSU community.

Monday, August 8, 2022
8:30 am-9:40 am, Webb Tower Room, 6th floor


8:30-9:00 Registration; Continental Breakfast

9:00-9:30 Opening and Welcomes

Jerol Skinner Executive Director, Center for Teaching and Learning
Dr. Steve Turner President
Dr. Debbie Landry Provost, Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dr. Jerrid Freeman Vice President for Student Affairs
Dr. Nathan Green President Faculty Council
Chelbie Turtle VP Northeastern Student Government Association


9:30-9:45 Introductions: New Faculty

9:45-9:55 Break, Move to 3rd Floor


10:00-11:25 am, Webb 307, Computer Lab, 3rd floor


10:00-10:30 NSU Syllabus Template
Dr. Pamela Fly Associate Vice President, Academic Affairs


10:30 -10:45 Getting Started in Blackboard Ultra and Zoom
Erik Harris Coordinator, Center for Teaching and Learning


10:45-11:00 Digital Measures
Lakin Keener Coordinator, Center for Teaching and Learning


11:00-11:30 Accessing Important Information in Banner, Argos, and
Institutional Effectiveness
Janet Kelley, Registrar
Julie Sawyer, Institutional Effectiveness


11:30 am-12:30 pm Break for Lunch, Red Bud Room,
3rd floor, University Center

Robert Lewis, Cherokee Storyteller from Cherokee Nation


12:30-12:40 Break, Move to 3rd Floor


12:40 pm - 3:10 pm FREE RANGE PANELS


Student Resources Panel, UC 221
Lyndie Benton, Career Services
Jeremy Carney, Career Services
Sara Barnett Nsakashalo, Director of Tribal Studies
Donna Agee, Senior Coordinator of Student Disability Services

Knowing Your NSU Students, UC 228
Julia Carlo, University Advising Center Director


Genius Bar, Morgan Room
Jerreth McLaughlin, Center for Teaching and Learning, Online Instructional Designer
Erik Harris Coordinator, Center for Teaching and Learning
Hayden Morel-Moles, IT System Administrator I
Dalton Root, Director of IT Client Services


Faculty Support Systems for Success, Redbud Room
Moderated by Dr. Stephan Sargent Professor of Curriculum Instruction Panelists:
Jerol Skinner Executive Director, Center for Teaching and Learning
Sarah Whittle VP, Faculty Council
Brandon Oberg, Library
Dr. Luke Foster, Faculty Research Committee
Dr. Cari Keller, Graduate Council


3:10- 3:20 pm Snacks


3:20-3:50 First Year Panel, Redbud Room

Moderated by Dr. Janaki Iyer Assistant Professor in the Department of Natural Sciences
Panelists:
Dr. Chuang Shao, Assistant Professor; Mathematics
Kaitlyn Scrapper, Assistant Professor, Speech Language Pathology
Dr. Dulanjani Wijayasekara, Assistant Professor, Biology
Clayton Keyes, Assistant Professor; Mathematics
Maria Souliotis, Instructor of Library Services at the John Vaughan Library