Workshops Dates and Topics by New Faculty Cohort

Please save the date for these important workshops. Attendance at each meeting for your cohort is expected. Workshops are held on Friday afternoons from 3:00 – 5:00 pm and are located in Anderson University Center, Room 133 unless otherwise noted.

If you have questions regarding your specific cohort, please contact Jen Hasson (hassonja@plu.edu). If you are unable to attend a meeting of your cohort, please contact Provost Joanna Gregson (provost@plu.edu).

2018-2020 Cohort

September 27, 2019 – The Role of Vocation in PLU’s Mission

Laree Winer, Associate Director, Wild Hope Center for Vocation

October 11, 2019 – Engaged Teaching: Tips and Best Practices from Faculty Excellence Award in Teaching Recipients (Joint session with 2019-2021 cohort)

Hauge Administration Building, 202

Justin Lytle, Associate Professor of Chemistry
Lisa Marcus, Professor of English

November 22, 2019 – Global Learning: Classroom, Community, World

February 21, 2020 – Becoming a Citizen of the University: Engaging in Campus Activities

March 20, 2020 – TBA

April 24, 2020 – TBA

2019-2021 Cohort

September 13, 2019 – PLU’s Mission and Academic Identity

Marit Trelstad, Professor of Religion, PLU Endowed Chair in Lutheran Studies

October 11, 2019 – Engaged Teaching: Tips and Best Practices from Faculty Excellence Award in Teaching Recipients
(Joint session with 2019-2021 cohort)

Hauge Administration Building, 202

Justin Lytle, Associate Professor of Chemistry
Lisa Marcus, Professor of English

November 8, 2019 – Inclusive Excellence

Ness Family Lobby, Karen Hille Phillips Center for Performing Arts (second floor*)

Jennifer Smith, Dean of Inclusive Excellence

*accessible by elevator from the KHP Lobby, or by stairs through the door to the right of the main steps