College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Summary of Scheduled Events for Faculty and Staff During the “Start Up Week” 2015
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Faculty are on contract.
Tuesday, August 25
2015 Grand Valley State University Faculty and Staff Picnic
5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
L. William Seidman Center
Robert C. Pew Grand Rapids Campus
Usher in the fall semester, as we enjoy a taste of Italy - food, drinks, and music al fresco - with colleagues and friends. Buon Appetito!
Parking Available in Watson Lot
For more information, please contact Jill Craig of the Office of the President at email@example.com.
Wednesday, August 26
The 21st Annual Fall Conference on Teaching and Learning
Sponsored by the Pew Faculty Teaching and Learning Center
“Reflection on Transformative Teaching Practices at GVSU”
8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Eberhard Conference Center
Pew Grand Rapids Campus
Thursday, August 27
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Faculty and Staff Meeting
Coffee and Conversation, 9:30 a.m. Louis Armstrong Theatre, Performing Arts Center, Allendale Campus
Faculty and Staff Meeting, 10:00 a.m. Louis Armstrong Theatre, Performing Arts Center, Allendale Campus
Meeting documents (links will be live closer to the event):
New Faculty Biographies
New Visiting, Affiliate, Staff and Retirees
CLAS Faculty and Staff Awards
CLAS Faculty on CLAS and University Committees
Followed by “Follow the Dean to Lunch”
Located East of Kirkhof Center Near Zumberge Pond (Lunch Served in the Thornapple Room)
Lunch Menu (will be posted closer to the event)
Friday, August 28
Opening Address by President Thomas Haas
10:00 a.m. Louis Armstrong Theatre
GVSU Opening Convocation, 11:30 a.m. Fieldhouse Arena
(Robing begins 20 minutes prior to the ceremony in the Fieldhouse Dance Studio.)
All-Campus Picnic Lunch
12:30 p.m. Campus-wide Picnic (Parking Lot C, Adjacent to the Fieldhouse)
RSVP for Convocation by visiting http://www.gvsu.edu/dos/gvsu-opening-convocation-4.htm
CLAS faculty and staff are especially encouraged to attend.
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