It’s that time of the year again – the first day of classes begins on August 14. Our mission is to provide an outstanding educational journey, continuously seeking innovative ways to enhance student learning and create transformative experiences. I look forward to reuniting with everyone and immersing ourselves in the vibrant campus life.

The Faculty & Staff Institute will commence on August 7, 2023, at the Student Union Ballroom. Please find the agenda below:

  • 8:15 am
    • Refreshments
  • 9:00 am
    • Welcome – Provost and VP of Academic Affairs
    • Welcome – Faculty Senate President
    • Welcome – SGA President
  • 9:15 am
    • State of the University Address – President Dr. Marcus Jones
  • 9:40 am
    • Recognition of Awards
    • Endowed Professors and Chairs
    • Faculty Excellence in Teaching Awards
    • Outstanding Advisor Award
  • 10:00 am
    • Faculty and Staff Additions
  • 10:15 am
    • Close

Following the Institute, the Faculty & Staff Luncheon will begin at 11:30 am in Iberville Dining Hall.

Dr. Marcus D. Jones
Northwestern State University