We wanted to give a quick recognition to our adjunct faculty members. Thank you for the great work you provide our students. Don’t forget to visit the Adjunct Junction page for helpful information! Professional Development is just a call or email away…or stop by our office in room 109 in the South Academic Building.
Registration is now open for this year’s Professional Day. Please note there are two registration links, depending on your role as faculty or staff. In order to provide you with accurate information about your day, please be sure to click the correct link. Visit our Professional Development site for access to the links. Registration is required for this event. Registration closes on 10/28/15.
This 50-minute workshop describes potential physical threats and measures that can be taken by faculty and students to protect themselves. The presenters will lead attendees through practices that will maximize their safety in a workplace environment. It will include a discussion on how to make use of existing campus technology to further enhance safety.
Cowan Center, Room 112
2pm-2:50pm OR 3:00-3:50pm
If you are a faculty member interested in attending, please register by e-mailing Wendy Khadjikian at firstname.lastname@example.org by October 26th. Wendy will assign them to either the first or second session.
On 10/27/15, you have the opportunity to participate in a great workshop offered by our Student Services and the V.A. “Creating a Welcoming Classroom Environment for Veterans and Military-Connected Students” is limited to 17 participants and a $50 stipend is available to full- & part-time faculty, as well as part-time staff. Full-time professional staff and administrators are encouraged to register, although they will not qualify for payment. Please contact Wendy for the application to register. Only those who have registered in advance will qualify for the stipend. Spots have already been filled, so hurry! The workshop will take place in the Galvani room from 2-4pm.
Our Student Support Services and Personal Counseling/Consultant are teaming up once again to offer a workshop on working with students presenting with Distressing, Disruptive, & Disturbing behaviors
Lowell Courtroom: 10/5/15 from 2-3:30 pm
Bedford TLRC: 10/21/15 from 2-3:30 pm
Please contact Wendy Khadjikian at x3661 to sign up.
Although we offer workshops on using Blackboard (and you can access Blackboard help through your Blackboard login), we know that oftentimes, we just need some one-on-one attention. Our department is willing to sit with you for a 30-minute session to meet your individual, and often very specific, Blackboard needs. We are but an email away…
There is still time to register for this semester’s positive psychology workshops. Contact Wendy Khadjikian to sign up. Workshop dates are: 9/29; 10/15; 10/27; 11/12; 11/24; & 12/8 (alternating campus locations).
To all new and return adjunct faculty…the Fall, 2015, Adjunct Open Houses are here!
9/23: Lowell TLRC, 9am-10:30am
9/30: Bedford Trustees House, 9am-10:30am