Faculty and Staff Institute

Attending Remotely

If you wish to attend Faculty and Staff Institute events remotely, check to see if you are enrolled in the Brightspace D2L course shell named Faculty and Staff Institute - August 2019. Many people who have attended opening events in the last two years are already enrolled in this shell.

Faculty members wishing to attend the All-Faculty Meeting on Thursday, August 29 should be enrolled in the Brightspace D2L course shell named Faculty Meeting Events 2019-20.

If you are not enrolled in the needed course shell(s), send a request to Academic Technology at att_staff@stkate.edu.

Schedule

The first St. Catherine University Faculty and Staff Institute will take place August 26–30. Faculty and staff are encouraged to attend and participate as much as they are able. Breakfast and lunch will be provided to those attending sessions on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday. 

Monday, August 26 

9 a.m. – 4 p.m. All CHADs Development Day 
Rauenhorst Ballroom
Training for all chairs and directors led by Interim Associate Provost Lynda Szymanski and Dean Tarshia Stanley

Tuesday, August 27 

8:30 – 10 a.m. CORE Instructor Meeting 
President's Dining Room

10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Faculty Senate Meeting 
President's Dining Room

11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Headshots
CdC 3rd floor atrium

12:30 – 1:30 p.m. IRB Meeting
President's Dining Room

2 p.m. President’s Plenary Address
The O’Shaughnessy
Will be streamed

Happy Hour to follow
Rauenhorst Ballroom

Wednesday, August 28 

8:30 a.m. Breakfast available
CdC 3rd floor atrium

9 a.m. – 4 p.m. "Remembering Our Why," led by Provost Anita Thomas (lunch will be served)
Rauenhorst Ballroom
Will be streamed
Introducing the Academic Master Plan process for campus, with components on our roots of Catholic, Women, and Liberal Arts.
View the full agenda and details

Thursday, August 29 

8 a.m. Breakfast available
CdC 3rd floor atrium

8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Concurrent professional development sessions for all faculty and staff 
View professional development sessions

  • 8:30 – 9:20 a.m. Session 1
  • 9:30–10:20 a.m. Session 2
  • 10:30–11:20 a.m. Session 3 and poster sessions

11:30 a.m. Lunch available
CdC 3rd floor atrium

12 – 2:45 p.m. Behind the Letters: Understanding LGBTQIA+ Identities
Anne Phibbs, PhD, diversity and inclusion consultant, educator, and founder and president of Strategic Diversity Initiatives will facilitate training for all faculty and staff. This session will begin promptly at noon; please plan accordingly.
Rauenhorst Ballroom
Will be streamed

3 – 4:30 p.m. All-Faculty Meeting
Rauenhorst Ballroom
Will be streamed

Friday, August 30 

9 – 10:30 a.m. Elected Faculty Committee Meetings 

Rest of the day: Academic department meetings/work