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For more information about professional development opportunities including assistance with Turning Point 5 clicker software and Blackboard, please check the website for the Center for Teaching and Learning.

Mon, Jan 6 – Fri, Jan 10, 8-5, Assessment Help, Rusteberg 205
Do you need help to complete your assessment summary for the SACS Fifth Year Report due January 17th?  Stop by the Assessment Help room so that OIRPE staff can help you analyze aggregated results, document “closing the loop,” and align the plan with available data. We’ll help you finish up your program assessment reports for SACS.
Mon, Jan 6 – Fri, Jan 10, 9-3, Technology Help, Rusteberg 108
Love the New Blackboard, But Need Hands On Help? Join our on campus experts to prepare for your classes. ​ In Person Individual Help Shops for TurningPoint5 clickers, Blackboard, and other assistance as needed.


8:30a.m. - 4:00p.m.

NCATE Workshop and Data Summit

EDBC Salon Cassia


9:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.

1:00p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

New Faculty HR Orientation
Human Resources will present information about administrative policies and procedures at UTB, including information about benefits 

Graduate Program Review Workshop, OIRPE will present the new template developed for graduate program review for programs under review this year: Business, English, History, Music, Nursing, and Public Policy & Management. .

LHSB 1.104

LHSB 1.602


8:30a.m. - 4:30p.m.

New Faculty Orientation (includes PeopleSoft training)

LHSB 1.316

​1:00p.m. - 2:30 p.m. ​PeopleSoft Training for all faculty and academic administrators.
El Gran Salon, Student Union

2:45p.m. - 4:00p.m.

PeopleSoft Training for all supervisors and account managers in the Academic Affairs Division (academic administrators including deans and directors).

El Gran Salon, Student Union

6:00p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ​New Adjunct Orientation.
LHSB 1.314

THURSDAY, JAN 9         

8:30a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

School of Business.

Main (EDBC) 2.420

8:30a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

College of Education.

Main (EDBC) 2.502

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

College of Nursing & College of Biomedical Sciences & Health Professions.

BRHP 1.222

9:30a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

College of Science, Math & Technology.

LHSB 1.104

9:30a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

College of Liberal Arts.

Main (EDBC) 1.224

​11:30a.m. - 1:00 p.m. ​Learning Communities Faculty Meeting, (Title V). ​Sabal (UBCB) 2.106

1:00p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Link2Success Faculty Meeting, (LEC).

Sabal (UBCB) 2.106

10:00a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Instructional Design Help Center for Teaching and Learning. Heard about all the ways technology can enhance student learning and want to know how? Come to the Center for Teaching and Learning to use software and computers that are set up to make designing eMaterials easy and fun. This is a practical helpshop. As you make activities, put them right on Blackboard for this semester's classes.

LHSB 1.704


8:30a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

President's Reception.

Veranda, Student Union

9:00a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

President's Convocation.

 El Gran Salon, Student Union

​11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. Faculty Meeting, Faculty Study. ​Cavarly Bldg
​3:00p.m. - 5:00p.m. Graduate Students Meeting. LHSB 1.314


​8:30a.m. - 4:00p.m. Adjunct Faculty Professional Day (includes PeopleSoft training). This is a mandatory day of workshops to keep you up to date on the resources UTB has to assist adjunct members of the faculty. You will learn about the new educational technology available and also learn how to use the new PeopleSoft software for administrative tasks. Also featured will be an update on the plans for the new university that will consolidate UTB and UTPA. Lunch is included. ​ LHSB 1.312


First Day of Class          


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