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New Faculty Orientation

Welcome to USC Upstate! This is a great time to be joining the Spartan Family. 

Fall 2020 Orientation Information

  • August 17, 2020
  • 9:00 am-12:00 pm Virtual Orientation
  • 1:00 pm-2:30 pm Fall Faculty Day Virtual Inclusive Teaching Workshop with Drs. Kelly Hogan and Viji Sathy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 
  • 3:30 pm-5:00 pm Teaching Engaging Synchronous Online Course Sessions virtual workshop, Dr. Toni DiMella, Director of Transformative and Inclusive Pedagogy, and Jennifer Bland, Learning Experience Designer, Center for Academic Innovation and Faculty Support (optional event)

Our Fall 2020 New Faculty Book Theme

Small Teaching Online: Applying Learning Science in Online Classes by Flower Darby and James Lang 

Want to learn more? Hear Flower Darby with Bonni Stachowiak on Teaching in Higher Ed, Episode 240, January 17, 2019