Professor Dr. W. Lee Beatty with a student in the lab.

WSU Faculty & Staff

Welcome to Fall Semester 2017!

Check out the 2017 Faculty/Staff Welcome Week Calendar (PDF) and 2017 Welcome Week Agenda (PDF) for detailed information on all the week's activities.

All-University Faculty & Staff Welcome

Monday, Aug. 14 at 1 - 3pm

All WSU faculty and staff are invited to attend the WSU All-University Faculty and Staff Welcome on Monday, Aug. 14 from 1 - 3pm in the Vivian R. Fusillo Main Stage Theatre, Performing Arts Center.

The event will include a State of the University address by WSU President Scott R. Olson and an introduction of new faculty, staff and administrators.

Fall Family Picnic

Monday, Aug. 14, 4:30 - 6:30pm

Join us for the annual All-University Fall Picnic at 4:30 - 6:30pm on Monday, Aug. 15 in the Science Lab Center Atrium and outside, rain or shine.

Other Welcome Week Events

Date & Time
Meetings & Workshops  Location
 3-4:30pm College of Education Lourdes 155
 3-4:30pm College of Liberal Arts Performing Arts Center Recital Hall
 3-4:30pm College of Nursing and Health Sciences Stark 103
 3-4:30pm College of Science and Engineering SLC 120
8am-3:00pm New Probationary Faculty Orientation with HR Staff
Kryzsko Commons 247, 248, 249 (Purple Rooms)
 9-11am Graduate Faculty Meeting Maxwell 158
3-4pm New Probationary Faculty meeting with Faculty Association
Kryzsko Student Activity Center (SAC)
8-9am Library Reception & Continental Breakfast for New Faculty, Staff & Administration Kreuger Library
9-11am Creativity & Innovation Teach-in SLC 120
1-2pm Tips for Successful GEP Submission Stark 106
1-3pm New Fixed Term Faculty Syllabus workshop SLC 120
2-3pm "LaCE Up Your PDR" - Leveraging LaCE Opportunities to Boost Your PDR Stark 106/ITV ST 118
3-4pm New Fixed Term & Adjunct Faculty Welcome - IFO Leadership
SLC 120
3-5pm Department Chair Orientation & Support TLT's Open Space
4-5pm New Fixed Term & Adjunct Faculty Intro to TLT Maxwell 158
Faculty Development Workshops, "Dream It, Plan It, Do It" by Julie Connor Stark Auditorium/ITV
11am-12pm Helping First Generation Students Stark 103
12-1pm Intro to PDP/PDRs Maxwell 272
Faculty Development Workshops, "Dream It, Plan It, Do It" by Julie Connor
Stark Auditorium/ITV
10am-3pm College of Business Meeting TBA
10am-12pm College of Education Data Retreat Gildemeister 226
1:30-3pm Graduate Assistant Orientation Maxwell 158

Wednesday, August 16, 11am

All WSU faculty and staff are invited to attend the WSU New Student Welcome and Picnic at 11am in McCown gym, Memorial Hall. This is the official University Welcome for Fall 2017 freshmen, transfer and international students.

Join us to help welcome the new students and make them feel part of the WSU community. Wear your purple to this informal event!

Thursday, August 17, 1:30 - 2pm Reception followed by Meeting at 2- 3pm

All WSU-Rochester faculty and staff are invited to attend the Reception and Faculty/Staff Meeting Thursday, August 17 in WSU-R on Broadway (400 S. Broadway, Rochester)