Center of Excellence for Teaching & Learning

New Faculty - Important Welcome Week Meetings

Starting the week of August 15th, new SUU Faculty should plan to attend important training and orientation meetings. A complete draft of the Fall 2016 Welcome Week schedule of events is available. However, the meetings listed below are among those that new faculty need to attend to receive important information and comply with mandatory training schedules:

*Sessions noted with an asterisk are offered multiple times.

Tuesday, August 16th

8:30 – 9:30 AM: Human Resources – Benefits & Payroll Orientation (Charles Hunter Room, Hunter Conference Center)

9:30 – 10:30 AM: Provost Cook’s Welcome (Great Hall, Hunter Conference Center)

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM: President Wyatt's Welcome (Great Hall, Hunter Conference Center)

12:00 – 1:30 PM: Picnic with the President (Upper Quad)

1:30 – 5:00 PM: New Faculty Orientation (Charles Hunter Room, Hunter Conference Center)


Wednesday, August 17th

8:00 AM – 12:00 PM: College Retreats (contact your Department Chair for more information)

1:00 – 2:00 PM: Faculty Library Training (Library, Room 002)

2:00 – 3:00 PM: Canvas Training: Basics (Centrum 221)

* 3:00 – 4:30 PM: Information Security Awareness Training (Business Building, Room 110) (first of 3 repeat sessions)


Thursday, August 18th

* 8:30 – 9:30 AM: Walk-In Canvas Support (Administration Building, Room 303) (first of 4 repeat sessions)

9:30 – 10:30 AM: Human Resources – ADA Policy Training (Charles Hunter Room, Hunter Conference Center)

* 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM: Information Security Awareness Training (Business Building, Room 110) (second of 3 repeat sessions)

* 1:00 – 2:30 PM: Information Security Awareness Training (Business Building, Room 110) (third of 3 repeat sessions)

* 1:00 – 2:00 PM: Walk-In Canvas Support (Administration Building, Room 303) (second of 4 repeat sessions)

3:00 – 4:00 PM: New Student Induction (Centrum)

4:00 – 5:00 PM: Carter Carillon Tradition (Bell Tower)

5:00 – 6:30 PM: President’s Picnic (Upper Quad)


Friday, August 19th

* 9:00 – 10:00 AM: Walk-In Canvas Support (Administration Building, Room 303) (third of 4 repeat sessions)

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM: College Receptions (Ballroom, Sharwan Smith Student Center)

* 1:00 – 2:00 PM: Walk-In Canvas Support (Administration Building, Room 303) (fourth of 4 repeat sessions)