opening night group

Opening Night 2019 Faculty College

the VP giving welcome remarks

Welcome Remarks, Dr. Karen Schmitt, Interim Vice President, Academic & Student Affairs

Dr. Carleen Vande Zande speaking at lectern.

Reflection, Dr. Carleen Vande Zande, Associate Vice President, Academic Programs & Faculty Advancement

Fay Akindes giving presentation on 40 years of Faculty College

40 years of Faculty College, Dr. Fay Akindes. Director, Systemwide Professional & Instructional Development

Dr. bassam Shakhashiri at his desk

Dr. Bassam Shakhashiri. Founding Director, Undergraduate Teaching Improvement Council (UTIC), 1979; now OPID; see video greeting

40 Year Commemorative Panel with Lisa Kornetsky, Bill Cerbin, Tony Ciccone, Fay Akindes the Moderator

40 Year Commemorative Panel (l-r) Lisa, Kornetsky, Bill Cerbin, Tony Ciccone, Fay Akindes – Moderator

memorabilia wall

Science is Fun!

Dr. Shakhashiri memorabilia

Dr. Shakhashiri at the first Faculty College

memorablia on cafeteria wall

40th Annual Faculty College memorabilia

headshot of Donna Silver

Now retired, Donna Silver is the longest-employed person with OPID, having served as program associate for more than 20 years


group action shot


jim Robinson sitting outdoors

Jim Robinson, UW-Parkside

two cooks

Angie and the kitchen crew cooking all week

Dr. Brandon Fetterly Interim Dean welcomes eeryone

Dr. Brandon Fetterly, Interim Campus Dean & Professor of Chemistry, UW-Platteville, Richland welcomes everyone

Keynote Nancy Chick

Dr. Nancy Chick, Renee A. Meyers Address

group running through grassy field

“Flocking” with Jonathan Shailor, Theatre of Empowerment

group session

Theatre of Empowerment, Specialized Workshop conceptualizing with Jonathan Shailor

headshot Portia Cobb

Portia Cobb Film Screening

Bill Cerbin with UW banner

Bill Cerbin, Keynote

Keynote Quiz

Quiz time

Citizen Scholar workshop

Citizen Scholar, Eclectic Session with Nancy Chick

Eclectic Workshop

HIPs in the Stem Classroom, Eclectic Session with Heather Pelzel

Specialized Workshop with Holly Hassel & Jill Stukenberg on High Impact learning

Writing for High Impact Learning, Specialized Workshop with Holly Hassel & Jill Stukenberg

Workshop on film

Precious Spaces, Eclectic Session with Portia Cobb

Evening on the patio

(r-l) Daryl Sauer, Rebekah Fowler, Tisha King-Heiden

Faculty College evening

(l-r) Jerry Hui, James McMullen, Pranabendu Mitra, Laxmi Chataut, Deepak Basyal

faculty having evening break outdoors

(r-l) Paul Whitaker, Lynnette Dornak, Matt Evans, Richard Dhyanchand, Megan Olson-Hunt; (far) Kranti Dugar, Jonathan Shailor

performance on the terrace

Performance on the terrace

AcheSheMia in the evening


relaxing on the terrace

Audience participation

evening on the student center patio

Evening outside the Wallace Student Center

everyone lined up in chairs on the terrace

Evening on the terrace

group around firepit

Songs around the fire pit

group shot hiking

Afternoon hike

group on the patio

(l-r) Jill Stukenberg, Nancy Chick, Jessica Van Slooten, Holly Hassel


Campus Sunset


Theatre of Empowerment performance

role playing

Exploring the characters

group performance

Theatre of Empowerment performance

group waving


Group shot outdoors

(l-r) Yan Wu, Fay Akindes, Deepak Basyal. Aruna Jha, Ayesha Patnaik, Nancy Chick

group shot on the terrace

Farewell group