Events calendar

The Faculty Professional Development Program offers numerous on-and off-campus enrichment opportunities, including:

 

August

Provost's Reception for New Faculty

Thursday, August 7
4:00 to 6:30 pm
The State Bar
10 E. Route 66
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Provost's Reception for New Faculty

Thursday, August 14
4:00 to 6:30 pm
The State Bar
10 E. Route 66
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Human Resources Benefits Orientation for New Faculty

Monday, August 18
2:30 - 5:00 pm
Cline Library, Room 200
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More information
Various benefit plans will be explained and staff will be available to answer questions prior to your online enrollment. Staff from three of NAU's primary and supplemental retirement plans will also be on hand to answer questions on 401a, 403b and 457. The vendors that will be present for questions are:
• Fidelity
• TIAA-CREF
• Nationwide

New Faculty Orientation/Productive Beginnings for New NAU Faculty

Tuesday, August 19
9:00 am – 4:00 pm (Registration and continental breakfast 8:30 - 9:00)
Ashurst Hall
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More information
This orientation will focus on aspects of teaching related specifically to developing a productive beginning of the semester.

Topics to be covered include:
• Who Are Our Students at NAU?
• The Course Syllabus and Preparing for the First Week of Classes
• Conversations with Current NAU Faculty Members
• Resources for New Faculty
These conversations are planned to provide specific course design frameworks and related teaching strategies that are adaptable to multiple disciplines.

*Other programs will be added to the calendar as dates and times are confirmed. Please check back frequently.