Developing a Five-Year Plan

Wednesday, November 13, 12:30–2:30 p.m.
University Center 402/403

Designed for early-career faculty, this interactive workshop provides a framework and tools to create a five-year plan to help you achieve your professional goals in the academy. Participants will have time to begin making their five-year plan. The workshop is facilitated by Michelle Millar, Associate Professor in the School of Management.

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All-Day Writing & Scholarship Event

Friday, November 15, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Zief Law Library–201 Terrace Room

Set aside time to power through your scholarly project—whether it is a manuscript draft, data analysis, report, presentation, or creative work. We use the proven structure for getting the most done: for each hour, faculty work for 45 minutes and then take a 15-minute break. Breakfast and lunch are covered to keep you energized.

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Past Events

CRASE & Gleeson Library: Controversies in Academic Publishing

Wednesday, October 30, 3:30–5 p.m.
Zief Law Library–201 Terrace Room

This discussion focused on recent changes in academic publishing and how they impact faculty. Facilitated by Scholarly Communications Librarian Charlotte Roh, this event covered the cancellation between the University of California and Elsevier, open access efforts, and the USF faculty’s open access policy.

Speakers included Anneliese Taylor, Head of Scholarly Communication at the University of California, San Francisco, and Richard Schneider, member of the UC System-wide Committee on Library and Scholarly Communication of the Academic Senate.

CRASE & Thacher Gallery: Collective Art-Making and Mezcal Tasting Ritual

Wednesday, October 23, 3–5 p.m.
Thacher Gallery

Drawing circles and collective art making were key elements in almost all of the exhibitions that René Yañez produced during his last decade. Artists and non-artists alike gathered to draw while he, acting as a symphonic conductor, curated prompts, models and music.

Participants participated in a mezcal tasting ritual and drawing circle inspired by Yañez’s community practice and responded to music and other prompts in a no-shame and collegial atmosphere led by curator Rio Yañez with Roberto Varea.

CelebrateUSF PechaKucha

Saturday, October 19, 11 a.m.–12 p.m.

PechaKucha Challenge and Happy Hour

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 3–5 p.m.
Lone Mountain 100 – Handlery Room

PechaKucha is a presentation style in which the speaker talks about their work with 20 slides shown for 15 seconds each (5 minutes in total). The format keeps presentations concise and fast-paced and powers multiple-speaker PechaKucha Nights across the globe.

Our featured presenters included:

  • Liat Berdugo, College of Arts and Sciences, Art + Architecture
  • Brandon Brown, College of Arts and Sciences, Physics
  • Shawn Calhoun, Gleeson Library Geschke Center
  • Laura Chyu, School of Nursing and Health Professions, Health Professions
  • Candice Lynn Harrison, College of Arts and Sciences, History
  • Jeremy Kasdin, College of Arts and Sciences, Engineering
  • Shabnam Koirala-Azad, School of Education
  • Michelle Millar, School of Management, Hospitality Management
  • Michelle Travis, School of Law

All-Day Writing & Scholarship Event

Saturday, September 21, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Zief Law Library-201 Terrace Room

Friday, October 25, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Malloy Hall 230

We used the proven structure for getting the most done: for each hour, faculty worked for 45 minutes and then take a 15-minute break. Breakfast and lunch were provided.

Plan Your Semester

Tuesday, September 3, 12 p.m.–2 p.m.
Malloy 230

During this interactive workshop, faculty created a specific semester plan to accomplish their research and writing goals. We strategized on how to navigate and balance multiple professional and personal goals. This workshop was facilitated by Christine Yeh, Professor in the School of Education.

Summer All-Day Writing & Scholarship Events

Thursday, June 20, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday, July 11, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday, August 8, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Zief Law Library–201 Terrace Room

Set aside time this summer to power through your scholarly project — whether it is a manuscript draft, data analysis, report, presentation, or creative work. We use the proven structure for getting the most done: for each hour, faculty work for 45 minutes and then take a 15-minute break. Breakfast and lunch are covered to keep you energized.

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