New Faculty Investment Program


First Year

First Year Cohort: Getting to Know TAMUK-Responsibilities and Opportunities

Most meetings will take place in the Javelina Dining Hall. Give your name to the cashier downstairs, grab a plate of food, and go upstairs to meet and eat in the conference room. Please email Brenda Melendy if you will be unable to attend a meeting. 

Fall Semester 2018

Date  Topic Facilitators(s) Meeting Location
Aug. 31

Welcome and overview of the NFIP Teaching Triads

Marco Iniquez, Transculturation Program

Dr. Brenda Melendy
Department of History, Political Science and Philosophy
Interim Director, Center for Teaching Effectiveness

Javelina Dining Hall
Sept. 7 Research Compliance Angela Bingham, Office of Graduate Studies and Sponsored Research Javelina Dining Hall
Sept. 14 Internal Grants at TAMUK
Title V I-Care Grant
Dr. Agnes Flores - ICARE Project Blue Room
Sept. 21 Crafting the Annual Report and Promotion and Tenure Portfolio Dr. Shannon Baker, Assistant Dean, College of Arts and Sciences Javelina Dining Hall
Sept. 28 Create a Spark in Your Classroom: Tech Tools New and Old Dr. Marybeth Green, Department of Educational Leadership and Counseling Javelina Dining Hall 
Oct. 5 International Programs

Dr. Chika Rosenbaum, Department of History, Political Science, and Philosophy
Mr. Peter Li, Director, International Studies and Programs

Javelina Dining Hall
Oct. 19 Women and Gender Studies Student Symposium


Blue Room
Oct. 26 The Mentor-Mentoree Relationship Faculty and their mentors Javelina Dining Hall
Nov. 2 King Ranch Tour

Meet at King Ranch Visitors Center

Nov. 9 Library Resources Dr. Victoria Packard Jernigan Library
Nov. 16 Semester Wrap-up and Evaluations
Triad Debriefings
Dr. Brenda Melendy Javelina Dining Hall

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