Department of Writing and Rhetoric

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Fall 2017 Orientation Schedule

Department of Writing and Rhetoric: Fall 2017 Teacher Orientation |
Wednesday, August 16 | Sign-in opens 7:30am, 3rd Floor Lobby, Lamar Hall

7:30am3rd Floor Lobby/Lamar 323
Registration Open in Lobby and Breakfast Available in the Conference Room
8:00amLamar 327
Convocation:Welcome from DWR Chair Bob Cummings, announcements as needed by DWR administration and faculty
8:30amLamar 327Lamar 326Writing Center
WRIT 100/101 with Karen Forgette and Guy Krueger lead this mandatory session for all Writing 100/101 instructors (including FASTtrack) focusing on the new textbook 10 Core ConceptsLIBA/WRIT 102 with Wendy Goldberg & Angela Green for WRIT/LIBA 102 instructorsWRIT 250 with Karla Lyles for WRIT 250 instructors
9:30amLamar 327
Managing Special Needs: Teaching International Students & Students with Disabilities; Respecting Title IX Requirements with Whitney Sarver & Dinorah Sapp
10:30amLamar 310Lamar 315Lamar 320Lamar 321Writing CenterLamar 404
Working in Blackboard with Shanna FlaschkaClassroom Conversations & Management with Sarah Wilson and Jenny JacksonStrategic Planning with Bob CummingsTeaching Primary Research with Kerry BowersEffective Grading with Chad RussellPeer Review with Rachel Johnson and Gretchen Bunde
11:30amLamar 323 - Writing & Rhetoric Conference Room
Lunch
12:30pmLamar 310
Student Feedback Session
2:00pmLamar 327
Emergency Procedures: Sheltering in Place, Active Shooter, and the LiveSafe App
3:00pmLamar 310Lamar 315Lamar 320Lamar 321Writing CenterLamar 404
Teaching the CommonPlace Book with Jenny Bucksbarg & Amber Nichols-BuckleyGraduate Student Instructor PanelStudent Conferencing with Chip Dunkin & Whitney HubbardTeaching Circle Leaders with Angela GreenCompquest with Colleen ThorndikeStrategic Planning with Bob Cummings
3:45-4:45Lamar 310Lamar 315Lamar 320Lamar 321Lamar 323Lamar 404
Teaching Circle 1Teaching Circle 2Teaching Circle 3Teaching Circle 4Teaching Circle 5Teaching Circle 6
Lamar 406Lamar 407Lamar 411Lamar 413WC Yellow RoomWC Red Room
Teaching Circle 7Teaching Circle 8Teaching Circle 9Teaching Circle 10Speech Teaching CircleOnline Teaching Circle
WC Blue RoomWC Green Room
Graduate Teaching CircleGraduate Teaching Circle
*You can sign up for your teaching circle on the forms by the registration table

Additional sessions of the workshops are available on Thursday and Friday.

Thursday Workshops

8:30amLamar 310Lamar 315Lamar 320
Working in Blackboard with Shanna FlaschkaTeaching the CommonPlace Book with Colleen ThorndikeStudent Conferencing with Chip Dunkin & Whitney Hubbard
10:30amLamar 310Lamar 315Lamar 320
10 Core Concepts with Guy KruegerTeaching Primary Research with Kerry BowersPeer Review with Rachel Johnson & Gretchen Bunde
1:30pmLamar 310Lamar 315Lamar 320
Classroom Conversations & Management with Sarah Wilson & Jenny JacksonCompQuest with Colleen ThorndikeTeaching in the Professional Writing Minor with Alice Myatt
3:30pmLamar 310Lamar 315Lamar 320
Teaching Circle Leaders with Angela GreenMultimodal with Andrew DavisEffective Grading with Chad Russell

Friday Workshops

8:30amLamar 310Lamar 315Lamar 320Lamar 323
Working in Blackboard with Shanna FlaschkaTeaching the CommonPlace Book with Jenny Bucksbarg & Amber Nichols-BuckleyStudent Conferencing with Chip Dunkin & Whitney HubbardMultimodal with Andrew Davis
10:30amLamar 310Lamar 315Lamar 320Lamar 323
Teaching Primary Research with Kerry BowersPeer Review with Rachel Johnson & Gretchen BundeClassroom Conversations & Management with Sarah Wilson & Jenny JacksonCompQuest with Colleen Thorndike
1:30pmLamar 310Lamar 315Lamar 320Lamar 320
Teaching in the Professional Writing Minor with Alice MyattTeaching Circle Leaders with Angela GreenEffective Grading with Chad Russell10 Core Concepts with Guy Krueger