Union County College
New Faculty Orientation
Academic Year 2014 - 2015

ANGEL LMS via the College's Portal, the Owl's Nest
(you will be prompted for your username@ucc.edu and password)

Schedule 

Date Start Time Session Title Presenter(s) Meeting Location
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 1:00 pm
Lunch
The Courage to Teach
  • President Margaret M. McMenamin
President's conference room; Admin. Building; Cranford campus
Monday, September 22, 2014 1:00 pm
Lunch
 College History,
Faculty Culture
,
Committees,
Faculty Record File,
 Survival Tips for New Faculty
  • Dr. Susannah Chewning, Senior Professor, English and Faculty Chair
  • Dr. Singer, Senior Professor, Business
  • Dr. Damerow, Senior Professor, History
  • Dr. Val Hurley, Associate Professor, History
  • Dr. Michele Rotunda, Instructor, History

 

Admiral Stanley room; MacKay Library; Cranford campus
Monday, October 20, 2014 1:00 pm
Lunch

Using
Temperament Traits
to Facilitate Learning


  • Dr. Maris Lown, VP Academic Affairs
President's conference room; Admin. Building; Cranford campus
Monday, November 17, 2014 1:00 pm
Lunch
Welcome and Tour from Elizabeth Campus Provost,
Posting Final Grades,
Media Services,
IT Services

  • Dr. Barbara Gaba, Elizabeth Campus Provost & Assoc. VP Academic Affairs
  • Nina Hernandez, College Registrar
  • Jim Eimont, Media Services
  • Tom Cherubino, Director of IT Operations
  • Dorothy Andrews, Associate Director of User Services
K-522 room; Kellogg Building; Elizabeth campus
Monday, January 26, 2015 1:00 pm
Lunch
Practices and Principles of Effective Teaching
  • Dr. Andrea Green, Senior Professor, English and substitute co-coordinator of NFO for Spring 2014
Admiral Stanley room; MacKay Library; Cranford campus
Monday, February 23, 2015 1:00 pm
Lunch
UCC Guest Speakers
  • Dr. Elise Donovan, Senior Professor and English Department Chair
  • Prof. Paula Belmonte, Associate Professor and Business Department Chair
  • JoAnn Davis-Wayne, Dean of Students
  • Heather Keith, Director of Advising
  • Karen Malnati, Librarian
  • Jose Paez-Figueroa, Assoc. Director of the Academic Learning Centers
  • Beth Ritter-Guth, Director of Instructional Design
  • Cheryl Shiber, Director of Grants
Executive Education Center (EEC); Cranford campus
Monday, March 9, 2015 1:00 pm
Lunch
Feedback from five students
  • A day student
  • An evening student
  • An adult student
  • A foreign student
  • A student with disabilities
Admiral Stanley room; MacKay Library; Cranford campus
Monday, April 13, 2015 1:00 pm
Lunch
Presentations:
Active Learning & Assessment
  • New Faculty
  • Department Chairs invited to attend presentations
Admiral Stanley room; MacKay Library; Cranford campus


New Faculty 2014

  • Prof. Roberto Garcia, English/Fine Arts/Modern Languages
  • Prof. Patricia Green-Douglas, Business

Faculty Co-Coordinators


This page was updated by Dr. E K Hawthorne on November 21, 2014