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Spring 2023 NFO Schedule

(Tentative) Thursday, January 5 – Friday, January 6

All times subject to change. Last update: 12/1/22

Thursday, January 5, 2023

Kuykendall 106 Events Room

1:00 pm–1:30 pmCheck-in
Hoʻolauna: Coming together, making introductions

Kathie Kane & Hazel Gedikli, Office of Faculty Development and Academic Support (OFDAS)
1:30 pm–2:00 pm Welcome to Mānoa: Greetings from Academic Excellence
Laura E. Lyons, Interim Vice Provost for Academic Excellence
2:00 pm–3:00 pmStarting Out and Staying Balanced! A Panel of Experienced Faculty—Perspectives on teaching & learning from various disciplines
3:00 pm–3:15 pm Break
3:15 pm–4:00 pmTeaching, Research and Service at Mānoa: a Conversation with the Provost
Michael Bruno, Provost
4:00 pmClosing
Kathie Kane, OFDAS

Provost’s Reception for New Faculty

Thursday, January 5, 2023
4:30–6:00 pm, Location TBA

Meet Mānoa administrators, deans, department chairs, and new faculty. New faculty may bring a guest. A formal e-invitation will be emailed to new faculty. Please view your e-invitation to RSVP.

Friday, January 6, 2023

Kuykendall 106 Events Room

10:00 am–10:30 amCheck-in
Morning Hui

Kathie Kane & Hazel Gedikli, OFDAS
10:30 am11:00 amWelina Mānoa: How Does Mānoa Greet Us, How Can We Greet Mānoa?
11:00 am–12:15 pmUHPA Sponsored Luncheon & Presentation on Collective Bargaining & Contract Issues
12:15 pm–12:30 pmFaculty Senate: Faculty Governance and How You Can Get Involved
12:30 pm–1:00 pmFor Faculty, By Faculty @ OFDAS
CTE Professional Development Programs & Teaching Evaluations
Hazel Gedikli, CTE
CTE Innovative Classrooms & Faculty Mentoring Program 
Kathie Kane, CTE & Faculty Mentoring Program (FMP)
OFDAS Graphics Design Support
Mark Nakamura & Marween Yagin, Graphics
1:00 pm–1:15 pmBeverage Break
1:15 pm–1:45 pmFaculty Rights and Responsibilities
Teresa Kono, Interim Program Officer, Office of Faculty Excellence—Academic Personnel
Linda Voong, Human Resource Specialist, Office of Faculty Excellence—Academic Personnel
1:45 pm–2:15 pmContract Renewal, Promotion, and Tenure
2:15 pmClosing
Kathie Kane, OFDAS

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