Angela Sebald of the Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities presents on accommodating students with VISAs at a Policy Quick Start

Quick Start for Teaching: Key MSU Policies


For all educators, especially those new to MSU: An overview of important policies that pertain to students. Topics covered include accessibility of course materials, accommodations for persons with disabilities, promoting student privacy & academic integrity, and promoting environments free of sexual discrimination and harassment.


Wells Hall, B-122


  • Registration, coffee, and breakfast bars: 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
  • Welcome
  • Promoting Inclusive & Accessible Learning Environments: 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
    • Nate Evans, Information Technology Services – Teaching & Learning
    • Representative, Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities
  • Academic Integrity: 10:00 – 10:30 a.m.
    • Shannon Lynn Burton, Office of the University Ombudsperson
  • Break
  • Promoting Student Privacy: 10:40 – 11:10 a.m.
    • Robert Kent, Office of the General Counsel
  • Promoting Learning Environments Free of Sexual Discrimination & Harassment: 11:10 – 12:00 p.m.
    • Representative, Office of Institutional Equity
  • Conclusion: 12:00 p.m.