Agenda (subject to change)

New Faculty and Academic Staff Orientation
August 21, 2024

9:00 – 9:05 a.m. Introduction and Program Overview

Marilyn Amey, Assistant Provost, Office of Faculty and Academic Staff Development

9:05 – 9:20 a.m. Welcome for New Academics

Thomas D. Jeitschko, Interim Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

9:20 – 10:20 a.m. Culture and Context of the University

Pero Dagbovie, Associate Provost for Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies and Dean of the Graduate School
Renata Opoczynski, Assistant Dean for the Office of Undergraduate Education
Lauren McKenzie, Director of Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, College of Communication Arts and Science
Burt Bargerstock, Executive Director, Office for Public Engagement and Scholarship,
University Outreach and Engagement

9:20 – 9:15 a.m. University Health & Wellbeing Presentation

Alexis Travis, Assistant Provost and Executive Director, University Health and Wellbeing

10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Kevin M. Guskiewicz, President

11:00 – 12:00 p.m. Networking and Information Fair

Kellogg Center, Room Big Ten B