University of Wisconsin–Madison

New Faculty Welcome

Day 1
Monday, 28 August 2017
11:45 a.m. Registration, Noon-4:30 p.m. Program
convene: AT&T Lounge, Pyle Center (702 Langdon Street)
Register

Day 2
Tuesday, 29 August 2017
8:45 a.m. Registration, 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Program
convene: AT&T Lounge, Pyle Center (702 Langdon Street)
Register

Monday, 28 August 2017

11:45 a.m. – Pyle Center, Lobby
Registration

Noon – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Introductions and The University of Wisconsin-Madison: A Place to Spend a Lifetime

12:45 p.m. – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Buffet Lunch

1:15 p.m.
Break / Transition

1:30 p.m. – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Making the Most of Your First Year

2:15 p.m.
Break / Transition

2:30 p.m. – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Resources for Research & Graduate Education

Marsha Mailick, Vice Chancellor for Research & Graduate Education

William Karpus, Dean, Graduate School

Q&A / Discussion

3:00 p.m.
Break / Transition

3:15 p.m. – Pyle Center, breakout rooms listed below
Research Funding (concurrent conversations by faculty division)

4:15 p.m.
Evaluation

4:30 p.m.
Adjourn

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

8:45 a.m. – Pyle Center, Lobby
Registration

9:00 a.m. – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Joining UW-Madison’s Teaching & Learning Community

Steven M. Cramer, Vice Provost for Teaching & Learning
Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Campus Partners – Speed Networking

Q&A / Discussion

10:15 a.m.
Break / Transition

10:20 a.m. – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Taking an Active Role in Helping Our Students Succeed

Lori Berquam, Vice Provost for Student Life and Dean of Students

Campus Partners – Speed Networking

Q&A / Discussion

11:35 a.m.
Break / Transition (walk to University Club)

Noon – University Club, Wayside Dining Room
Chancellor’s Luncheon for New Faculty

1:00 p.m.
Break / Transition

1:15 pm – University Club, Banquet Room
Diversity & Inclusion at UW-Madison

2:15 p.m. – University Club, Banquet Room
Overview of the Tenure Process

3:20 p.m.
Evaluation

3:30 p.m.
Adjourn

Agenda

New Faculty, Fall 2017

2017-2018 Events

The University of Wisconsin-Madison: A Place to Spend a Lifetime
Sarah C. Mangelsdorf, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs;

Making the Most of Your First Year

  • Faculty Participation in Shared Governance
    Beth Meyerand, Past Chair, University Committee
  • PROFS: Representing UW-Madison Faculty, Strengthening Wisconsin
    Membership Form and Legislative Update

Resources for Research & Graduate Education
Marsha Mailick, Vice Chancellor for Research & Graduate Education
William Karpus, Dean, Graduate School

Evaluation – 28 August

Joining UW-Madison’s Teaching & Learning Community
Steven M. Cramer, Vice Provost for Teaching & Learning
Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Taking an Active Role in Helping Our Students Succeed
Lori Berquam, Vice Provost for Student Life and Dean of Students

Campus Partners – Speed Networking

Division of Student Life: Inclusivity, Citizenship, Academics, Self-Discovery

Dean of Students OfficeAcademic Integrity

Dean of Students OfficeAssistance & Support

LGBT Campus Center
Co-Curricular Partnerships with the LGBT Campus Center
Strategic Priorities and Feature Programs

McBurney Disability Resource Center

MSC (Multicultural Student Center)
Guidelines for Planning & Facilitating Discussions on Controversial Topics

University Health Services: Mental Health
Coping with Critical Incident Stress

University Health Services – Violence Prevention & Survivor Services
AlcoholEdu and U Got This! (primary prevention programs for incoming first year & transfer students)
Reporting Options and Rights for Victims of Sexual Assault, Dating/Domestic Violence, and Stalking
Suicide Prevention

Diversity & Inclusion at UW-Madison
Patrick J. Sims, Vice Provost and Chief Diversity Officer
Professor, Theatre & Drama

The Tenure Process at UW-Madison
Michael F. Bernard-Donals, Vice Provost for Faculty & Staff
Nancy Hoefs Professor, English and Mosse/Weinstein Center for Jewish Studies

Isthmus Annual Manual

Evaluation – 29 August