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Wilfrid Laurier University Leaf
September 22, 2014
Canadian Excellence

New Faculty Orientation 2007

8:30 - 8:45 a.m. Check-in and Refreshments, Senate and Board Chamber
Morning sponsored by the Office of the Vice President: Academic
8:45 - 9 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

Dr. Susan Horton, Vice-President: Academic

Dr. Max Blouw, President and Vice-Chancellor

Faculty Deans, University Librarian, and the Director of Public Affairs

9 - 10:15 a.m.

Academic Services

Research Support Programs
Dr. Paul Maxim, Associate Vice-President: Research

Library Services
Sharon Brown, University Librarian

Learning Services
Gail Forsyth, Director: Learning Services

Accessible Learning Services

Gwen Page, Manager: Accessible Learning

Laurier International
Peter Donahue, Director: Laurier International

10:15 - 10:30 a.m.

Judy Bates, President: Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty Association

10:30 - 10:45 a.m. Refreshment Break
10:45 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Other Services

Employment Equity/Harassment and Discrimination
Sparrow Rose, Manager: Employee Relations and Equity / Interim Harassment and Discrimination Co-ordinator

Community Safety and Security
Rod Curran, Director: Community Safety and Security

Student Services
David McMurray: Dean of Students

Athletics and Recreation
Peter Baxter, Director: Athletics and Recreation
Patricia Kitchen, Associate Director: Recreation and Facilities

Academic Events
Debbie Currie, Manager: Academic Events

12 - 1 p.m. Lunch
Afternoon sponsored by Teaching Support Services
1 - 1:15 p.m.

Welcome and Overview of Teaching Support Services
Sandy Hughes, Director: Teaching Support Services

1:15 - 2:15 p.m.

Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA):
Implications for Teaching and Learning at Laurier: A Critical Incidents Perspective

Dr. John Metcalfe, Director: University Information and Privacy Office / Ombudsperson

2:15 - 2:30 p.m.

Classroom Technology and Support
Carolyn Morrison, Media Technician: Media Technology Resources John Durst, Manager: Media Technology Resources

2:30 - 2:45 p.m.

Information Technology Services
Andrzej Gadomski, Manager: Client Services, ITS
John Kearny, Director: ITS

2:45 - 3 p.m. Break
3 - 4:25 p.m.

Teaching... If Only We Knew the Questions! Q & A with Laurier's Award Winning Faculty:

- Carole Duncan, Religion and Culture
- Sheila McKee-Protopapas, Biology
- Michael Moore, English and Film Studies
- Ruth Cruikshank, Business and Economics
- Mercedes Rowinsky, Languages and Literatures
- Michel Desjardins, Religion and Culture
- Philippa Gates, English and Film Studies

4:25 - 4:30 p.m. Wrap-up