Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs

Fall Convocation - August 17-20, 2021

Thursday August 19

8:00-3:30

College, School and Department Meetings

See College, School, and Department for details.


12:00-1:00

Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition, THE BIAS INSIDE US, at SCSU

Location: Gallery, Atwood Memorial Center

St. Cloud State University was chosen as one of ten communities to host this Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition.  The goal is to help visitors understand and counter their implicit biases.  As part of the event, participants will engage in dialogue that will increase empathy, help create a more inclusive environment and build community.  There will be a brief introduction to the Exhibition, as well as access to and scheduling of the Exhibition.

Presenter: Dr. Daniel Wildeson, Director, SCSU Hosting of the Smithsonian Exhibition THE BIAS INSIDE US


3:30-3:50

Inter Faculty Organization Contract and Benefits Orientation for New Faculty

Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81946951230
Meeting ID: 819 4695 1230
Passcode: 864345

Meet with local Faculty Association leadership for an overview of our faculty contract.  Statewide IFO leadership will also be there to discuss our benefits package with a focus on retirement planning.

Presenters: Faculty Association President Jen Tuder; Vice President Mumbi Mwangi; IFO Benefits and Equity Representative Richard Kaspari; IFO Director of Training and Organizing Alanna Galloway