Monday, August 26

All Day - Center for Student Life (CSL) Celebration
Refreshments, music and drink specials at the Brew by the Slough all day
Center for Student Life (CSL) addition to the Tredway Library

4:00 - 5:00 PM - LSFY Meeting:  New to LSFY 102 Orientation Meeting
Wilson Center

Tuesday, August 27

10:30 - 11:30 AM - Full Faculty Meeting
Olin Auditorium

11:30 - 11:50 AM - Tuesday Reflection - Cameron Onumah, SGA President
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd floor

7:00 - 8:00 PM - Discover Cuba with WVIK
Informational meeting about "Discover Cuba" trip departin October 31st
Wilson Center

Wednesday, August 28

3:00 PM - Reception for Dennis Hittle, Capital Projects Coordinator
All faculty and staff are invited
Wilson Center

Thursday, August 29

No events

Friday, August 30

3:30 - 5:00 PM - Friday Conversation - Reception
Wilson Center

Saturday, August 31

Biodiversity Day
A free public event that invites Augustana students, faculty and volunteers to help assess the health of local ecosystems by taking an inventory of plants, animals and soil types. Participatns must register HERE
Green Valley Nature Preserve, 5920 52nd Avenue, Moline, IL

Sunday, September 1

No events

Volume 12, Issue 1 - August 26, 2013

Faculty Development

Welcome to fall term 2013!

In implementing the suggestions from the Faculty Development Working Group's 2013 report, the Augustana Center for Teaching and Learning will become the Center for Faculty Enrichment. This year, I'll continue to coordinate faculty development efforts for the new CFE, but we will also be searching for a (faculty) Director and a Faculty Fellow, as well as identifying a physical space to house the Center in the months ahead (details to come).

I will provide regular updates regarding faculty development initiatives in the faculty newsletter, as well as sending out the usual emails. In the next few weeks, you can look for information about:

Have a great Week One, everyone.

~~Margaret Farrar