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Part-Time Affiliate Faculty Orientation Schedule

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Light dinner fare provided throughout the evening. Free parking on premises. RSVP to Kristen Fisher at

Optional Pre-Orientation Sessions

4 - 5 p.m.                       

Technology Applications: Inside Loyola and Moodle (GCTC*01)
Mr. Ryan Servant, Instructional Designer, Office of Educational Technology

5 - 5:30 p.m.

Meet and Greet (GCTC*05)
Light dinner fare available starting at 5 p.m. and throughout the evening.

Orientation (GCTC*05)

5:30 - 5:45 p.m.              

Welcome to Loyola!
Dr. Brian Norman, Associate Professor for Faculty Affairs and Diversity

5:45 - 6:15 p.m.

Loyola and the Jesuit Idea
Rev. John Savard, S.J., Rector of Ignatius House

6:20 - 6:50 p.m.

Expect the Unexpected: Tips on Classroom Management from a Seasoned Pro
Dr. Janet Preis, Associate Professor of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences &
2009 Harry W. Rodgers III Distinguished Teacher of the Year

6:50 - 7 p.m. Break and Conversation
7 - 7:45 p.m.

Essential Academic Policies and Procedures on Registration, Grading, and More
Ms. Debbie Miller, Director of Academic Advising and Support Center
Dr. Marie Kerins, Associate Vice President for Research and Graduate Affairs

7:45 - 8:15 p.m.

How Do I Find...? 21st Century Library Resources at your Fingertips
Ms. Jennie Ray, Research & Instruction Librarian, Loyola/Notre Dame Library

 8:15 - 8:30 p.m. Wrap-Up/Q&A

You're invited! Additional opportunities on Loyola's Evergreen Campus:

 Wednesday, January 11

9 a.m. - 1 p.m.           Teaching Enhancement Workshop: "Evidence-Based Teaching Practices"

Thursday, January 12 and Friday, January 13

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Faculty Writing Retreat
Structured writing time at the Library, with breaks for food and community. Sign up in advance with so that we can plan accordingly.


For more information and to RSVP go to