Staff and Organizational Development

Staff and Organizational Development

September New Employee Orientation

Upon completing orientation, new faculty and staff will:
  • demonstrate an understanding of the climate, culture and vision of De Anza College and feel personally aligned with its mission.
  • identify opportunities for future engagement with the campus community and understand both the expectations and the value of their contributions.
  • recognize Professional Development and college resources that will support them through probation and tenure.
New Full-time Faculty and Staff Orientation, September 2011
9:00 - 9:30 AM New Employee Check-in, Continental Breakfast
9:30 - 9:45 AM


9:45 - 10:15 AM Getting to Know You  [Jackie Reza]
10:15 - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 - 11:45 AM

Overview of De Anza College  [Jackie Reza]

History  [35th Anniversary DVD]; the College Mission and Institutional Core Competencies; Who Are Our Students?; The De Anza Culture; College Structure, Organization, and Governance
11:45 AM-12:45


12:45 - 1:15 PM

Developmental and Readiness Education  [Gregory Anderson]

1:15 - 2:30 PM

Review of the Employee Resource Guide  [Jackie Reza, Mary Kay Englen]

2:30 - 4:00 PM

Guided Tour of the Campus

5:30 - 8:00 PM

New Employee Reception and Dinner, Cupertino Inn

9:00 - 9:30 AM New Employee Check-in, Continental Breakfast
9:30 - 10:30 AM

Tenure Review Philosophy, Process and Calendar  [Maiero, Reza]

Classified Evaluations, Professional Growth for Classified  [Englen]

10:30 -11:30 AM

Academic Senate and the Faculty Association [Anderson, Milonas ]

Classified Senate and Association for Classified Employees [Englen, Monary, Marquez]

11:30 AM-12 PM

Professional Development Opportunities  [Reza, Englen]

First Year Experience Program for New Faculty {Reza}, for Staff [Englen]

12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch [Guest Speaker - Brian Murphy, De Anza College President]
1:00 - 1:15 PM "The World Twitters, De Anza Flutters"
1:15 - 1:45 PM Student Learning Outcomes, Curriculum
1:45 - 2:30 PM Student Services Scenarios  [guest speakers from various departments]
2:30 - 3:00 PM Wrap Up and Orientation Evaluations  [Jackie Reza]
10:30 AM - 12 PM Technology for Classified Professionals at De Anza: Webmail and MyPortal, Liquid Office, Meeting Maker
1:00 - 1:45 PM Technology for Faculty at De Anza: Webmail [Jose Luis Rueda]
1:45 - 2:45 PM
Using MyPortal to Manage Your Class [Susan Malmgren]
2:45 - 3:00 PM
Course Studio demonstration [Julie Ceballos]
3:00 - 3:15 PM
OmniUpdate demonstration [Julie Ceballos]
3:15 - 3:30 PM
Catalyst/Moodle demonstration [David Garrido]
3:30 - 4:00 PM
ECMS (Electronic Course Management System) [Mi Chang, Kim Te]


Staff and Organizational Development
Building: Media and Learning Center, room 246
Contact: Mary Kay Englen
Phone: 408.864.8322



Last Updated: 4/5/12