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We are mesa days

NFI kicks off with "We Are Mesa Days" starting Monday, August 14 at 8:00 am. 

We Are Mesa Days are designed for New faculty who will begin their full-time positions at Mesa in Fall 2017.  There will be a series of presentations and activities throughout the day to acclimate new faculty to Mesa and provide information on their positions as tenure-track faculty.  Presentations will support new faculty in preparing for classes, becoming aware of services available to students and faculty, understanding job duties, and more.  All information presented during the Mesa Day is geared toward supporting their positions as tenure-track faculty.

Schedule:

Monday August 15:

Time Location Topic
8:00 MS Roof Meet & Greet
9:00 MS 409 Welcome Message
10:45 Outside LRC Icebreaker Activity, Lunch
1:00 - 3:30 LOFT (LRC 4th Floor) Getting Started- Training Stations

Tuesday August 16:

Time Location Topic
8:00 - 12:00 LOFT (LRC 4th Floor) Breakfast, Various Presentations
12:00 - 1:00 TBA Lunch
1:00 - 3:00 LOFT (LRC 4th Floor) Mentoring

New Faculty institute

Each Month, members of New Faculty Institute will meet the 3rd Friday of each month from 1:00 - 3:00 in the LOFT (unless otherwise noted) to learn and discuss topics that will help prepare them for their new positions as tenure-track faculty.  These meetings will support new faculty in preparing for classes, becoming aware of services available to students and faculty, understanding job duties, and more.  All information presented during the New Faculty Institute Meetings is geared toward supporting their positions as tenure-track faculty.

Schedule of Meetings Fall 2017: 

Date Time Location Topic
September 15 1:00 - 3:00 pm LOFT Faculty Evaluation Process
October 20 1:00 - 3:00 pm LOFT Understanding your assignment, paycheck, absence reporting, etc
November 17 1:00 - 3:00 pm  I4-213

Community College 101, Equity on Campus

December 8 1:00 - 3:00 pm LOFT

Promising Classroom Practices, Mentor/Mentee Presentations, Graduation 

Schedule of Meetings Spring 2018:

Date Time Location Topic
January 24 10:00 am - 2:00 pm LOFT We Are Mesa Day (for Spring New Hires), Outcomes Assessment
February 23 1:00 - 3:00 pm  TBA AFT Lunch OR District Tour
March 16 1:00 - 3:00 pm  TBA AFT Lunch OR District Tour
April 20 1:00 - 3:00 pm LOFT Integrated Planning on Campus
May 18 1:00 - 3:00 pm LOFT Promising Classroom Practices, Mentor/Mentee Presentations,  Campus Involvement, Graduation