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2014–15 Academic Event Schedule

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Autumn Quarter 2014

New Faculty Orientation

Day One:
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
8:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Library Seminar Rooms A/B

Day Two:
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
8:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Library Seminar Rooms A/B

Teaching Essentials I & II

Thursday–Friday, September 4-5, 2014
9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Cremona 101

Faculty Retreat

Monday–Tuesday, September 8-9, 2014
Camp Casey, Whidbey Island

New Student Convocation

Friday, September 26, 2014
4 p.m.
Royal Brougham Pavilion
Faculty, please dress in academic regalia. Line up in the Falcon Club (RBP) at 3:45 p.m. All faculty are expected to attend.

Opening Chapel

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
11:10 a.m.
First Free Methodist Church (adjacent to campus)
Speaker: Dr. George Scranton, Professor of Theatre
Address Title: "Between Job and King Lear"
Faculty will not process or wear academic regalia. The front pews will be reserved for faculty seating. All faculty are expected to attend.

Provost-Faculty (Brownbag) Lunch

Thursday, October 16
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Library Seminar Room

Day of Common Learning / Autumn Faculty In-Service

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Royal Brougham Pavilion
Upper Gwinn Commons
Speaker: Andy Crouch, Author of The Promise and Perils of Power: Fostering Human Flourishing in a Broken World
More Information

New Faculty & Mentoring Tea

Thursday, October 30, 2014
3–4 p.m.
Upper Gwinn Commons
Hosted by The Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development

Provost-Faculty (Brownbag) Lunch

Wednesday, November 12
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Library Seminar Room

Autumn Faculty Tea

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
3–4:30 p.m.
Queen Anne Room, Upper Gwinn Commons

Provost-Faculty (Brownbag) Lunch

Tuesday, December 16
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Library Seminar Room

Winter Quarter 2015

New Faculty Seminar

Winter Quarter: Thursdays
12:30–2:50 p.m. (Lunch Provided)
Library Seminar Room
Hosted by The Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development

Palmer Lecture

Thursday, January 22, 2015
7:00 p.m.
Upper Gwinn
Lecturer: Dr. Stephen Fowl

Marston Lecture

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Queen Anne Room, Upper Gwinn Commons
Lecturer: Owen Ewald, C. May Marston Assistant Professor of Classics
Hosted by The Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development

Winter Faculty Tea

Thursday, February 19, 2015
3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Queen Anne Room

Faculty In-Service

Monday, March 16, 2015
8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Upper Gwinn Commons

Spring Quarter 2015

Faculty In-Service

Monday, March 16
8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Upper Gwinn Commons

Emeriti Tea

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
1:30-3:00 p.m.
Queen Anne Room, Upper Gwinn Commons

Weter Lecture

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
7:30–9 p.m.
Upper Gwinn Commons
Lecturer: Dr. Jennifer McKinney
Title: TBD

Walls Lecture

Wednesday, May 6, 2015
7:00 p.m.
First Free Methodist Church (adjacent to campus)
Lecturer: Dr. Doug Koskela
Title: "New Birth"

Retirement Dinner

Thursday, May 7, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Upper Gwinn Commons

New Faculty & Mentoring Tea

Thursday, May 14, 2015
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Upper Gwinn Commons
Hosted by The Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development

Spring Faculty Luncheon

Monday, June 8, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Upper Gwinn Commons

Ivy Cutting

Friday, June 12, 2015
Tiffany Loop
Faculty, please dress in academic regalia. Line up between Moyer Hall and Peterson Hall at 9:15 a.m.
Faculty Instructions

Graduate Hooding Ceremonies
Friday, June 12, 2015
Various times and campus locations, prior to the Graduate Commencement Ceremony (Please contact your school or department’s main office for details.)

 

 School 

    
 Time   Location 
 School of Psychology, Family 

 & Community 
 TBD  TBD
 MA - Teaching English to 

 Speakers of Other Languages  
 TBD  TBD
 School of Health Sciences  TBD    TBD
 School of Education  TBD  TBD
 School of Business 

 & Economics
 TBD   TBD
 School of Theology  TBD  TBD
 

 *The Master of Fine Arts program will perform their hooding ceremony in Santa Fe, NM. 

Graduate Commencement

Friday, June 12, 2015
3:00 p.m.
Location:
Tiffany Loop
Faculty, please dress in academic regalia. Line up between Moyer Hall and Peterson Hall at 2:45 p.m.
Faculty Instructions

Baccalaureate

Friday, June 12, 2015
7:30 p.m.
Royal Brougham Pavilion
Academic regalia not required.
Faculty Instructions

Undergraduate Commencement

Saturday, June 13, 2015
1 p.m.
Location: Key Arena
Faculty, please dress in academic regalia.
Faculty Instructions

Faculty Retreat

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