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New Department Heads Orientation Schedule for Fall 2022

All meetings are on Mondays from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. via Zoom unless otherwise noted.

August 22

Reception - Meet the Mentors
Union Station by JP's (K-State Student Union)

August 29

Initial Meeting
Welcome from Provost and Executive Vice President (Charles Taber)
Department Head Resources (Tanya González)

September 12

Conflict of Interest, Compliance, and Safety
Conflict of Interest (Tanya González)
Risk and Compliance (Elliot Young)

September 19

Budget Model
Office of the CFO and Budget Office (Ethan Erickson and Becca Zecha)

September 26

Report It
Office of Institutional Equity (Stephanie Lott)

October 3

Student Success and Support
Student Success (Jeannie Brown Leonard)
Student Life (Andy Thompson)

October 10

Legal Issues
General University Counsel Office (Shari Crittendon and Blake Billings)

October 17

Faculty Recruitment
Human Capital/Talent Acquisition (Shanna Legleiter and Shannon Leftwich)
International Student and Scholar Services (Maria Beebe)

October 24

Evaluating Faculty — Processes, Policies, and Practices (Department Head Panel)
Beth Davis (Clinical Science)
Nathan Howe (Interior Architecture and Industrial Design)
Brad Kramer (Industrial Engineering)
Karin Westman (English)

October 31

Graduate School
Graduate School (Claudia Petrescu)

November 7

Wellness for All (caring for you, your team, and your students)
Counseling Services (Kodee Walls)
Office of Student Life (Kathleen Hatch)

November 14

Handing Disputes and Conflict
Human Capital/Employee Relations (LaVerne Williamson and Justin Wild, Sr.)

November 21

Thanksgiving Week — no meeting

November 28

Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives
Office of Diversity and Inclusion (Be Stoney)
Student Ombudsperson (Kimathi Choma)

December 5

Happy Hour Reception
Union Station by JP's (K-State Student Union)