/ Provost's Office

Schedule of Events

Thursday, August 23

Faculty and Staff Photos — All day
8 a.m.–4 p.m.   Green Room, Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts (JHMC), 1st Floor
MORNING SESSION — ALL EMPLOYEES ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND
8:15 a.M Communion Service — Dimnent Chapel
9:15 a.M. Fellowship/Refreshments — JHMC
10–11 a.M President's Address, President Rev. Dr. Dennis Voskuil — JHMC Concert Hall
AFTERNOON ACADEMIC SESSION — PARTICIPATION BY FULL-TIME FACULTY IS EXPECTED
1–3:30 P.M Accessibility is for Everyone: Equity, Access and Inclusion — JHMC
Banquet — Attendance Optional — Adults only pleaseBusiness Casual Attire 
6–8:30 P.M Banquet for faculty, administrative staff, emeritus and spouse/partner — Haworth Center

  • Seating begins at 6 p.m.
  • Buffet dinner service will begin promptly at 6:30 p.m.
  • The menu will consist of an assortment of dishes accommodating various dietary needs

Friday, AUGUST 24

Business Meeting — ALL EMPLOYEES ARE INVITED TO ATTEND
9–10:30 A.M Faculty Business Meeting, Provost's Address, agenda TBD — Maas Auditorium

  • Refreshments available beginning 8:30 a.m.

Saturday, AUGUST 25

Picnic supper — ALL faculty members and their families are invited TO ATTEND
5-6:30 p.M Join new students and their families for a picnic supper in the Pine Grove as guests of the college.

Sunday, AUGUST 26

Fall Convocation — FULL-TIME FACULTY ARE EXPECTED TO ATTEND IN FULL ACADEMIC REGALIA
2 p.M

Fall Convocation — DeVos Fieldhouse
Speaker: Dr. Fred Johnson, associate professor of history

Full-time faculty are expected to attend in full academic regalia.

Faculty use west entrance and line up in the south hallway (outside locker rooms) under the concourse.

  • Be in line and ready to process at 1:30 p.m.
  • The processional will begin at 1:50 p.m.

Monday, AUGUST 27

Workshop — Required for Committee/Board Chairpersons and/or Secretaries
2 p.M Workshop on Campus Governance, agenda — Herrick Room