Category: Faculty

Campus announcements for faculty.

New Training Dates: Respondus LockDown Browser, Collaborate Ultra, Ensemble Video & Blackboard 101

The Office of Online Learning and EdTech (OOLET) is offering training for our newest technologies: Respondus LockDown Browser, Blackboard Collaborate Ultra and Ensemble Video. We are also offering Blackboard 101, a session designed to review Blackboard Basics for new users

Reminder: 24/7 Helpdesk Support Available Now!

Stetson’s Information Technology Department would like to remind you that the University has partnered with Blackboard Support Services to provide 24/7 support across all campuses for general technology as well as Blackboard-related requests. In a seamless transition, all Helpdesk calls received after normal business

Coffee Cafe Opens!

Stetson Dining’s Coffee Cafe will be open in the Rinker Welcome Center, as of Saturday, Aug. 18, at 9 a.m. Stop in to our temporary location (first floor, next to the north stairwell) and say hey to your favorite baristas!

Resource Fair Today, Thursday, Aug. 16 – Garage Room in the CUB

Please plan to stop by the Resource Fair today (Thursday, Aug. 16) being held in the Garage Room in the CUB from 12 – 2 p.m.  This is an annual event hosted by the Brown Center for Faculty Innovation and

Faculty, Staff Photographs on Thursday, Aug. 16

University Marketing will be taking photos for all current and new faculty/staff on Thursday, Aug. 16, from 8-10 a.m. on the porch of University Marketing (weather permitting).  There is no sign up or reservations needed. For questions, please contact Sonja James-Gaitor,

Spirit of Stetson Award

Do you know someone who exhibits the spirit of Stetson? Maybe it’s someone who does something remarkable or someone who dedicates themselves every day to a job well done. If this is the case, nominate them for the September Quality

Annual Library Reception

The library is pleased to invite you to our annual reception to kick off the new academic year on Friday, Aug. 17, 4-6 p.m.  At the event, we welcome new faculty/staff; we honor faculty members who are newly tenured and/or

Scam of the Week: Extortion With a Twist

The bad guys have hit a new low – they are using extortion to take advantage of you. Extortion is a serious internet crime that can lead to devastating consequences for victims. The latest twist on extortion occurs when someone

Help Welcome Our New Hatters With Home Team!

Are you interested in helping welcome and move new Hatters into their rooms this fall?  We are opening up Home Team to more people this year!  If you are interested in joining Home Team and haven’t already, follow the link

Welcome Stetson’s Newest Faculty to Campus

New Faculty Reception The Stetson University Faculty Senate is hosting a wine and cheese reception to welcome our newest faculty to campus.  All faculty are invited to attend. When: Aug. 14 at 4 p.m. Where: Hand Art Center 5th Annual Resource Fair Every year,

Faculty, Staff “Try It” Day in the Commons!

As promised, Stetson Dining will be hosting some training in the Commons.  Swing by Friday, Aug. 10, between the hours of 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. to sample some of our new items, and get a tour of the new

Faculty, Staff Photographs on Thursday, Aug. 9

University Marketing will be taking photos for all current and new faculty/staff on Thursday, Aug. 9, from 9-10 a.m. and on Thursday, Aug. 16, from 8-10 a.m. on the porch of University Marketing (weather permitting).  There is no sign up

Banner 9 Upgrade Complete

The upgrade of the University’s administrative system – Banner is now complete. If you are a Banner administrative user, please use Banner Version 9, available via myStetson, exclusively from this point on. The previous version (Banner 8) will be retired at

Web Server Upgrades

Web Services and Information Technology will be performing a web server upgrade to (a.k.a. on the morning of Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, at 7 a.m. and anticipate completion by 9 a.m. the same day. The server upgrade will not impact

Convocation Rental Regalia Deadline – Faculty

Faculty members participating in Convocation are asked to wear academic regalia. Any faculty member in need of rental regalia should contact the bookstore Manager Nick Summers or call (386) 822-7162 no later than Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, to place their

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Stetson Parking Decals Available

Students, Faculty and Staff, Please stop by Public Safety to pick up your new parking decal. You must present your Stetson ID and can stop by anytime, 24/7, at the Office of Public Safety at 405 North Amelia Avenue. How to

Library Closed on Monday, Aug. 6, to Finish Carpet Installation

The duPont-Ball Library will be closed on Monday, Aug. 6, to complete carpet installation.  We will re-open the building for regular summer hours on Tuesday, Aug. 7.  Certain services may not be immediately available on Tuesday as we move our

Hatters To Host Free Volleyball Youth Clinic

The Stetson University volleyball team will be hosting a free youth clinic on Thursday, Aug. 16, at 5:30 p.m. at the Edmunds Center. The clinic is designed for boys and girls, grades K-8, of all ability levels and positions who

Scam of the Week: Beware of Free Gift Card Phishing Scams

The bad guys know you like free stuff, but this time it’s going to cost you! They lure you to a fake website for a “free” gift card in exchange for seemingly harmless information. Once on the site, you are

Christmas Candlelight Update

Stetson Christmas Candlelight concerts are a beloved tradition — indeed, they are so loved that many consider it the hottest ticket in town! If you would like to attend a Candlelight concert this year, here’s what you need to know:

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Beach Volleyball Team Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

For the sixth time in program history, the Stetson University beach volleyball team has earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. The award is presented annually to volleyball programs which maintain at least a 3.3 cumulative grade

Faculty, Staff Photographs on Thursday, Aug. 2

University Marketing will be taking photos for all current and new faculty/staff on Thursday, Aug. 2, and Thursday, Aug. 9, from 9-10 a.m. and on Thursday, Aug. 16, from 8-10 a.m. on the porch of University Marketing (weather permitting).  There

Commons Dining Hall Opening for Lunch

Stetson Dining unveils its new facility this week! We will serve lunch in the new Commons on Wednesday, Aug. 1, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. We appreciate everyone’s support and help during this move! Seating will be available in the new Commons

Marine Discovery Center Seeking Interns!

The Marine Discovery Center is a nonprofit community partner located in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, that aims to protect and restore the Florida coastal and Indian River Lagoon ecosystems through education, research and community stewardship. They are currently seeking applicants

Network IP Address Updates

In our efforts to improve the design and security of our network, IT will be updating the IP addresses in several major academic buildings in the coming weeks. This work will be performed at 7 a.m. and will be largely

Stetson called ‘A Beacon of Innovation’

Stetson University was showcased as “A Beacon of Innovation” during Blackboard’s 2018 international conference last week in Orlando. The Blackboard World annual conference, which attracts more than 2,000 professionals from the education industry, featured video clips and photos with quotes

Schedule for Faculty, Staff Photographs

University Marketing will be taking photographs for all current and new faculty/staff on Thursday, Aug. 2, and Thursday, Aug. 9, from 9-10 a.m. and on Thursday, Aug. 16, from 8-10 a.m. on the porch of University Marketing (weather permitting).  There

Coffee Shop Transition

Stetson Dining will need to close the Coffee Shop in the Carlton Union Building as of July 30, to move to the temporary space in the Rinker Welcome Center.  The opening of the Welcome Center location is yet to be

Stetson Students Helping Homeless

Stetson’s Student Homeless Coalition (SHC) is raising money to buy much-needed hygiene products and donate them to shelters in our community: The Neighborhood Center of West Volusia and Family Renew Community, Inc. The project “Get Up & Give” directed by

Scam of the Week: Mobile Phishing on the Rise

The bad guys are trying to trick you on your mobile device! Users are three times more likely to click on a suspicious link on their mobile device than on a desktop, and the bad guys are taking advantage of