“Faculty and Staff Orientation: A New Approach”

Thursday, March 12 | 2:00-3:15 p.m. ET

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This is a free, previously recorded webinar.

Is your orientation session dominated by talking heads and PowerPoint slides? Explore how a few simple and practical shifts can take your orientation and onboarding programs from mind-numbing to memorable, leveraging the excitement of a new position to enhance engagement of new faculty and staff. During this webinar, based on a highly rated CUPA-HR conference session by the same presenters, you’ll:

  • Discover the latest trends in orientation and onboarding
  • Review “tried and true” adult learning principles
  • Hear how the University of Virginia’s programs went from boring to “best in class”
  • Learn simple and practical ideas to enhance your approach to orientation and onboarding


Credits & Presenters


  • 1.25 General Credit Hours *

  • Bryan Garey
    Assistant Vice President for Human Resources

    University of Virginia

  • Diane Ober
    Learning and Development Specialist for the Center for Leadership Excellence

    University of Virginia

  • Lindsey Reese
    Career Development Specialist for the Center for Leadership Excellence

    University of Virginia

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