DECEMBER 2012 NEWSLETTER
Happy Holidays from Faculty Career Development Services (FCDS)!

The Wallace Center will now address your faculty career and leadership development needs in a new office under the leadership of Dr. Lynn Wild.

We wanted to surprise you with an early gift from our team: An e-newsletter that includes information on upcoming events for faculty that you won’t want to miss! Scroll down to read our newsletter and learn what’s coming in 2013, including featured events on topics of value to YOU, news on FITL 2013, and much more!

Check out our FCDS website to learn who we are, what we do, and discover our continuum of support for RIT faculty.
 
 
  A Funny For You   Do You Know
the Real Dean?
 

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Although never advancing beyond high school baseball, this person has Hall of Fame blood in his arm. He is the second cousin, three times removed, of famous pitcher Christy "Big Six" Mathewson, who played Major League Baseball between 1900-1916, and was one of the five inaugural members of the Baseball Hall of Fame. Do you know who this is?

Click here to find out!

 
 

If you're searching for the answer to the puzzle, "Do You Know the Real Dean?" it is Jamie Winebrake, Professor and Dean of the College of Liberal Arts. Jamie is the second cousin, three times removed, of famous pitcher Christy “Big Six” Mathewson, who played Major League Baseball between 1900-1916 and was one of the five inaugural members of the Baseball Hall of Fame. Read more about Jamie's relative, Christy Mathewson here.

   

Click here to visit Jamie's personal webpage

 
  Resources to Suit Every Need
 
Improve your leadership skills with insights from best-selling business authors, experts and executives on the Leadership Channel available for free through The Wallace Center via Books24x7. Here's a sample of the many leadership topics that are covered (to access login with your RIT username/password):


Click here for more info on Books24x7 (login required), or click here to contact a reference librarian.
 
  Events You Won’t Want to Miss
 
Visit the FCDS website to learn more about the valuable events we have planned for you in 2013 such as:

  • R. Kirby Barrick (Guest Speaker)
    January 17 and 18

  • Maryellen Weimer (Guest Speaker)
    January 24

  • Mid-Tenure Review Faculty Panel
    January 31

  • Adjunct Faculty Orientation
    February 5
 
  RIT Faculty Institute on Teaching & Learning (FITL)
 
“The illiterate of the twenty-first century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn and relearn.”
-Alvin Toffler


UNLEARN @ FITL May 22, 2013
Stay tuned for details.
 
Faculty Career Development Services
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email: fcds@rit.edu
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