Cloth bag lunches are informal meetings for faculty members to get together and discuss specific pedagogical topics throughout the academic year. The Winter 2014 schedule will highlight three of the eight presenntations made by UM-Flint faculty at the 2013 Lilly Conferences on College and University Teaching. More information is available under Upcoming Events.
Cloth Bag Luncheon Series
New Faculty Orientation
A one day event held annually prior to the start of the fall semester, sponsored in cooperation with the Office of Research, Human Resources & Affirmative Action, and the Center for Civic Engagement. Invitations are extended each year to all new faculty (full and part-time, tenure and non-tenure track). Information regarding teaching and research at the University of Michigan-Flint is presented, along with general information regarding programs and services available campus-wide.
In addition, all new faculty are invited to participate in an ongoing orientation program over the course of their first academic year at the University of Michigan-Flint. Sessions scheduled three to four times per semester and cover a range of topics including but not limited to teaching methods, research, service, assessment, and faculty governance.