WalkOUT/TeachIN- Let’s ROC (Reinvest in Our Colleges)

WalkOUT/TeachIN
Tues., April 16: 9:30am-2pm
PUB Courtyard

This Walkout is about advocating for our entire community: students, faculty, and staff. It’s about sending a message to Olympia that they MUST value the important role higher education plays in the lives of Washington citizens. It’s also about helping our students understand the state of higher education and how underfunding impacts them. Speakers, Postcards to our Legislators, March/Picket, and other activities.
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Faculty Earn Shoreline Quality Course Design Certification

Please join us in congratulating our Faculty who have earned Shoreline Quality Course Design certification for their hybrid or online courses this winter:

Ali Armstrong – ENGR 115
Doug Reid & Evan Norberg – MUSC 206
Katie Johansen – ENGL 101

Our Winter Institute participants are finishing up their course revisions now so look for another announcement soon.

This certification is based on course design that achieves all aspects of our Shoreline Quality Course Design Rubric. Faculty participated in one of our Shoreline Hybrid and Online Course Design Institutes and designed or redesigned their course, keeping our Shoreline standards in mind.

Join us!
Our Spring Institute begins on April 18 and there are a few spaces still available. Please reach out to eLearning Services at elearning@shoreline.edu and we’ll get you signed up.

2019 Faculty Regalia Rentals

Commencement will be held on Thursday, June 20th, 2019 at 6pm in the gymnasium. All faculty, administrators, and staff are invited to wear commencement attire. Your participation is encouraged as a tribute to the dedication and achievements of our 2019 graduates.

The deadline for ordering caps and gown rentals if you do not have your own is Friday, May 10. You can go online to order your commencement wear.

Customer number: 46000591000
Order number: 4141324

Once you have ordered, they will be available for pick up between June 12th and June 19th, but no later than Wednesday, June 19th by 3 p.m., in the Student Life Office, PUB 3rd floor.

Please contact Lisa Smith at (206) 546-5862 or lsmi@shoreline.edu if you have any questions or concerns.

Board of Trustees grants tenure to four faculty

The Board of Trustees unanimously granted tenure to faculty members Tom Genest (ESL), Trevor Pelletier (Math), Shelby Sleight (ABE), and Guy Ting (Chemistry) at its March 20, 2019 Regular Meeting.

Members of the Board of Trustees and faculty members stand in a row posing for camera.

From left to right: Board of Trustees members Gidget Terpstra, Douglass Jackson, Tom Lux, and Board Chair Clara Pellham with newly-tenured faculty members Shelby Sleight, Tom Genest, Trevor Pelletier, and Guy Ting. Photo credit: Linda Kuehnert.

Part-time Faculty Professional Development Applications

Part-time faculty may submit an Application for Professional Development Pool Funds for reimbursement for expenses such as conferences, classes, professional organization membership dues, journals/books, etc. (Please read the application instructions thoroughly for specific details).

Applications may be submitted at any time during the academic year for consideration of an initial disbursement of up to $500.00. Requests in excess of $500.00 will be reviewed after the deadline (second Friday in April).

The upcoming deadline on April 12th, 2019 is the last day to apply. Applications must include all required documents and signatures and be turned in to the Office of Student Learning & Success, #1003, no later than 5pm.

Please work closely with your Division Administrative Assistant and Dean to ensure the application is complete. Funds will be disbursed on a first-come, first-served basis until funds are depleted.