Faculty Events, September 25 - October 3 | Teaching & Learning Excellence Division (TLED)
Social Media Contest

Follow the Teaching & Learning Excellence Division (@accTLED) on Facebook or Twitter to enter for a chance to win a FREE 1-night weekend stay at the Hyatt Regency Austin Hotel.

The deadline for ACC employees to enter is September 29, 2017 at 5pm. Two winners will be announced after the contest closes.
September 25 - October 3, 2017
Friday, September 29, 8:00am-3:00pm
General Assembly 2017
This annual event is the best opportunity for Austin Community College faculty and staff to get in tune with the ACC strategic plan with a focus on how we can collectively create a better learning environment for our students.
Call for Proposals:
Distance Learning Symposium
As part of activities marking National Distance Learning Week, the Office of Distance and Alternative Learning invites you to submit a proposal to present at a half-day symposium on November 10, 2017.

Proposals Due October 31, 2017
Chalk Talk: A Meetup for Faculty
Campus-based, faculty-led monthly meetings (with snacks) for faculty across all disciplines to have creative discussions about their teaching.

Hays Room 1132.04 : Monday, October 2, 10:00am-11:00am
Computerside Chats
Tuesday, October 3, 3:00pm-4:30pm

Session Topics Promoting Active Learning, Analysis and Critical Thinking, AND Learning and Study Skills

An online book club where you don’t have to read the book! “Student Engagement Techniques: A Handbook for College Faculty" is discussed collaboratively chapter by chapter in this online workshop.
Womayn of the Global Majority Summit
Saturday, September 30, Eastview Campus
The inaugural Womayn of the Global Majority Summit will convene self-identifying Womayn of the Global Majority, people who identify as gender non-conforming and co-conspirators.  The summit is space created to acknowledge the differences within our communities while defining and highlighting our intersections. The day will consist of multidisciplinary and intergenerational panels and workshops, where attendees will build community, celebrate each other, share stories, heal together, and gain insight into how to foster racial equity within their respective communities and networks.

Free registration is available to ACC faculty, sponsored by the ACC Office of Equity & Inclusion.
Save the Date: 2018 Equity Summit
February 9-10, 2018
All ACC adjunct and full-time faculty are invited to the Office of Equity & Inclusion's 2nd Annual Equity Summit that will be held on February 9th and February 10th at the Eastview Campus. Join this event to continue to dialogue and implement actionable steps for more equitable institutions, enlightened educators, and informed community members. Registration opens October 1st.
Important Reminders
Dual Credit Annual Appointment Information

Faculty with an assigned dual credit section for Fall 2017: Faculty who have a current dual credit assignment will need to complete the online dual credit faculty training found in Blackboard titled "Dual Credit Faculty." The deadline to complete the online training is October 2, 2017. Direct questions to dualfaculty@austincc.edu.
Compensated New Adjunct Faculty Orientation (Online)

Adjuncts in their first semester at ACC are encouraged to participate in an online "TLED Adjunct Faculty Orientation." Adjuncts who complete this 4-hour online program by October 15, 2017 will receive a $100 stipend. Stipends will be processed after the deadline for completion.
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