Academic Affairs

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Inservice Schedule

Monday, January 8, 2018 / Tuesday, January 9, 2018

 Available for school/college/department or other subgroup needs.  Please check with appropriate chair or dean.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 (FAC Lobby—8:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.)

      8:30–  8:45 a.m.        Coffee, conversation and connection
      8:45–  8:50 a.m.        Prayer
      8:50–  9:00 a.m.        Open announcements
      9:00–  9:45 a.m.        Convening: Metaphors, History, and Sensible Shoes
      9:45–10:00 a.m.        Introduce and reconnect with Liza
     10:00–10:15 a.m.        Break
     10:15–10:30 a.m.        Updates and spring processes
     10:30–10:45 a.m.        Past, present, and future: The context
     10:45–12:00 p.m.        A day in the life of a Viterbo student: Today and tomorrow
     12:00–  1:00 p.m.       Lunch
      1:00–  2:00 p.m.       Living the strategic plan: Today and tomorrow  
      2:00–  2:15 p.m.       Break
      2:15–  2:30 p.m.       Rapid updates
      2:30–  4:00 p.m.       Dreaming for tomorrow – (based on the fall's stories and more)

Thursday, January 11, 2018

       8:30– 10:00 a.m.      University Forum (Recital Hall)
     10:30–12:00 p.m.       College meetings
     12:00–  1:00 p.m.       Lunch (on own)
     12:30–  1:30 p.m.       Title III High Impact Practice for student success (COAL—Matthew Bersagel Braley—BRC 123)
      1:00–  2:00 p.m.        Core Assessment (Oral Communications—Frank Ludwig—BRC 124)
      2:00–  3:00 p.m.        Core VUSM (Serving Common Good—Frank Ludwig—BRC 124)
      3:00–  5:00 p.m.        Vocation (Jason Howard)
                                                    Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jacqui DeVries from Augsburg University
                                                    Open Session on institutional calling and mission driven goals

Friday, January 12, 2018

       9:00–  2:00 p.m.        New Student Orientation (Kirsten Gabriel—Fine Arts Center)
       8:30–10:00 a.m.        Open Forum, Budget (Glena and Todd—Collins Auditorium, NRC 196)
     10:15–12:00 p.m.        Moodle Open House (Learning Commons—MRC 248)
     10:30–11:30 a.m.        Breakout sessions
                                                     Mental Health (Stephanie Thorson-Olesen / LeeAnn Van Vreede—NRC195)
                                                     Grant Writing (Deena Murphy—MRC 378)
                                                     Advising (Lisa Konkel—MRC 316)
                                                     Vocation Workshop (Jason Howard)
     12:00–  1:00 p.m.        Lunch (on own)
       1:00–  2:30 p.m.        College meetings
       2:30–  3:30 p.m.        Core Assessment (Artistic Engagement—Frank Ludwig—NRC 101)                                   
       3:30–  4:30 p.m.        Core Assessment (Literary Analysis—Frank Ludwig—NRC 104)