A&H Retreat – September 14, 2016

Seattle Program CenterPlease save the date for our annual A&H Division retreat, Wednesday, September 14, which will be held at the Mountaineers’ Seattle Program Center in Magnuson Park

MORE DETAILS¬†will be sent out later in the summer as the retreat draws nearer, but here’s the latest info:

  • The planning committee (Jen Anderson, Ron Holland & Craig Hurd-McKenney) has been working on the agenda for several months.¬† Once it’s finalized, Maggie Harada will send it out to the division.
    • Adjunct faculty who participate will receive a $100 stipend.
    • The retreat is a designated DIVISION DAY, which means that full-time faculty are REQUIRED to ATTEND or complete an absence form (see 14.1.4 in the contract)

TENTATIVE AGENDA (updated 8/30/2016)

8:00 – 8:30 – Breakfast and Welcome

8:30 – 9:15 – Maggie’s Opening Remarks

9:15-9:30 – Choose AFTERNOON Breakout Session/Stretch/Connection Activity TBD

9:30-10:30 – Rachel Wellman | Gender Equity in the Classroom and Title IX Discussion

10:30-10:40 – Stretch/Connection Activity TDB

10:45-12:00 – Department Meetings

Noon – 1:00 – LUNCH

1:00 – 2:00 – Paul Arithi | DRC Director

2:00 – 2:10 – Stretch/Connection Activity TBD

2:15 – 3:15 – BREAKOUT SESSIONS

3:15- 3:30 – WRAP UP

3:30-4:30 – Department Chairs Meeting

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

  1. RISE Institute and A&H Research
  2. Work/Life Balance
  3. New Faculty Basics
  4. Creating IDS Courses