Academic Affairs

Parent Institute for Quality Education transferring to Enrollment Mgmt

Effective July 1, 2014, the Parent Institute for Quality Education will transfer from the College of Professional Studies to Enrollment Management to allow more efficient staffing and to better coordinate outreach and support services provided to strengthen parental involvement and engagement in schools.
 
This streamlining will minimize unnecessary redundancy in staffing and better coordination of services and use of resources while furthering students’ college readiness and parental engagement in their neighborhood schools.

Early Assessment Program transferring to Enrollment Management

Effective November 1, 2013, the Early Assessment Program will transfer from the College of Professional Studies to Enrollment Management to allow more efficient staffing and to better coordinate outreach and support services provided to service area high schools required to improve college readiness.

Faculty and advisors can now see student photos thru faculty center

You can see photos of students in your classes and your advisees after you login to myHumboldt. In Faculty Center, select the class roster and you can click on individual student photos. To view an entire list with photos, click View All when looking at an individual student's photo. For your advisees, go to the Advisor Center and click on the photo link to your student. Once at an individual student page, click View All to see a photo list of all of your advisees.

General Faculty Election

A General Faculty election will be held the week of October 7 to elect two HSU faculty members to serve on the Advisory Committee to the Trustees Committee for the Selection of the President (ACTCSP). The voting period will be from Monday, October 7 through Wednesday, October 9, at noon. If a runoff election is needed, it will begin on Thursday, October 10 and run through Friday, October 11, 5:00 pm.

Please note:  The two positions on the ballot are representatives of the entire HSU faculty, including all colleges and units.      

Flipping the Classroom Workshop

Teaching Naked: Technology & E-Communication for Student Engagement

Presenter: José Bowen* (Jossey-Bass author)

Date: Friday, October 11, 12:00 – 1:00 in Siemen’s Hall Room 109

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Date: Tuesday, November 12, 12:00 – 1:00 in Wildlife room 250

 

Workshop for hiring authorities and search committee members

By this time, you have likely seen the announcements to campus regarding the new “Strategies for Avoiding Unconscious Bias in the Hiring Process” workshop that will soon be required for all hiring authorities and search committee members who are involved with staff/administrator searches.

This 2-hour workshop will be required for all hiring authorities and search committee members as of November 1, 2013, and, beginning in January 2014, searches will be delayed until all hiring authorities and search committee members complete the training.

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: SABBATICAL/DIP LEAVE

Applications for Sabbatical Leave during Academic Year 2014/15 are due by 5:00pm on Monday, October 7, 2013. Difference-in-Pay (DIP) Leave application deadlines are set by the College Deans; please contact your college for details. For information on Sabbatical and DIP leaves, including eligibility and required application materials, please see: http://www.humboldt.edu/aps/policies/leaves.html.