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Programs & Events

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RTP and Sabbatical Workshops

  • For newer faculty:  Putting the Finishing Touches on RTP -- Friday Sept. 26, 12:00 - 2:00 pm. 
  • For department chairs & DRTPC Chairs:  Q&A about RTP -- Monday Sept. 29, 3:00 -- 5:00 pm OR Tuesday Sept. 30, 12:00 -- 2:00 pm.
  • For anyone interested:  Q&A about Professional Leaves & Sabbaticals -- Friday Oct. 3, 2:00 - -4:00 pm.

All events are in the Faculty Center, 1-228.  No need to register.  Bring your lunch if it's lunchtime; snacks and drinks provided.

New Lecturer Orientation

Monday September 29, 2:00 -- 5:00 p.m. OR Tuesday September 30, 2:00 -- 5:00 p.m.

In the Faculty Center, Bldg 1-227

Learn about:

  • Academic policies and procedures
  • Characteristics of Cal Poly Pomona students and how faculty can help them learn
  • Resources for student emergencies
  • Teaching support on campus
  • The California Faculty Association
  • Blackboard and other online teaching resources

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Who should attend?

Part-time or full-time lecturers, newly appointed lecturers, or returning lecturers who want to know more about Cal Poly Pomona's resources.  Please register!

"Notice and Respond": Helping students in distress

Wednesday October 8, 12:00 -- 12:50 pm or Thursday October 9, 12:00 -- 12:50 pm

In the Faculty Center, 1-228

Faculty are often the first people on campus to notice that a student may be in serious trouble.  This short but intense program offers a practical method for reaching out to students you are concerned about.

Please register!  Bring your lunch; snacks and drinks provided.

Wiley Plus "Lunch 'n Learn": Interactive textbooks & online mastery tools

Friday October 10, 12:00 -- 12:50 pm 

In the Library Special Events Room, Bldg 15-4829

Our campus Wiley Plus representative will treat us to lunch and walk us through the latest features and resources in the Wiley Plus panoply.  Wiley Plus provides sophisticated interactive textbooks and online mastery tools for a variety of disciplines.

Please register!

"Teaching Happy Hour":  Getting Students Interested & Engaged

Tuesday Oct. 14 OR Wednesday Oct. 15, 12:00 -- 12:50 p.m.

In the Faculty Center, 1-228

The Teaching Happy Hour is a new incarnation of the old brown bag!  Come for a short talk followed by informal discussion with colleagues from around campus about a topic of interest. 

No need to register! Bring your lunch; snacks and drinks (sorry, not the kind that give you a buzz!) provided.

Faculty Search Committee Workshops

Tuesday October 14, 1:00 -- 3:00 pm OR Friday October 17, 1:00 -- 3:00 pm

In the Faculty Center, Bldg 1-228

If you are on a search committee for a new faculty member in your department, learn about strategies to get a broad pool of applicants and identify the best candidates for your department.  Presented by Dr. Erika DeJonghe and Dr. Shanthi Srinivas.  

Please register!

Reading Circle:  "How Learning Works:  Seven Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching"

Fridays, 12:00 -- 12:50 pm, October 10, 17, 24, & 31.  

In the Faculty Center, Bldg 1-227

Join Dr. Bill Kitch (Civil Engineering) for discussions of the book.  Limited to 8 participants; everyone gets a book courtesy of the Faculty Center.  Bring your lunch and get snacks and drinks here.

Please register!