2017 CCCU New Faculty Institute

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2017 CCCU New Faculty Institute

Calvin College/Prince Conference Center | Grand Rapids, MI
June 07, 2017 - June 09, 2017
Conference Team
EM:  conferences@cccu.org
PH:  (202) 546-8713
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2017 New Faculty Institute
Draft agenda as of January 16, 2017; subject to change

Wednesday, June 7
 
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Registration
Breakfast will be served at the Prince Center
 
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Opening Session:  "The Calling of the Christian College Professor"
Rick Ostrander, Vice President for Academic Affairs & Professional Programs, CCCU

10:00 am - 10:30 am
Break/Walk to Calvin College

10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Pedagogy as Faithful Practice: Session One
David Smith
, Director of the Kuyers Institute for Christian Teaching & Learning, Calvin College

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Lunch

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Pedagogy as Faithful Practice: Session Two

2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Break

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Academic Citizenship: What CAOs Except From New Faculty Members

Panelists:

CAO Panel
 


4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Free Time/Pre-reading on Christian Scholarship

6:00 pm
Dinner Excursion to Grand Haven, MI
   
Thursday, June 8
 
8:00 am - 8:30 am
Breakfast at Prince Center

8:30 am - 8:45 am
Walk to Calvin College

8:45 am - 9:15 am
Worship & Devotions

9:15 am - 10:30 am
Pedagogy as Faithful Practice: Session Three

10:30 am - 10:45 am

Break

10:45 am - 12:15 pm
Pedagogies for Diverse Learning Communities

Michelle Lloyd-Paige, Executive Associate to the President, Calvin College


12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Fulfilling Our Calling As Christian Scholars: What is Christian Scholarship?

-    Michael Hamilton, Vice President for Programs and Special Initiatives, The Issachar Fund




2:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Break

2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Fulfilling Our Calling As Christian Scholars: Strategies for Scholarly Success
David Smith
, Director of the Kuyers Institute for Christian Teaching & Learning, Calvin College

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Free time/Pre-reading on "Finding Balance"

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dinner Outing:  Cookout
   
Friday, June 9
 
8:00 am - 8:45 am
Breakfast at Prince Center

8:45 am - 9:00 am 
Walk to Calvin College

9:00 am - 9:15 am
Devotions

9:15 am - 10:15 am

Finding Balance In Our Work

Panel presentation


 10:15 am - 10:30 am
Break

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Closing Session: Facing Our Future Together