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Lost a File? No Problem. Learn how to get it back in this week’s Computer Therapy

If you’ve lost a file, in most cases you can get it back with the File Restore feature built into network drives. We are back from our summer break, and in this episode of Computer Therapy, we help you with this feature. Do you have an idea for a future episode of Computer Therapy? Send your […]

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Contingent and student employee timesheets due early

Timesheets for the August 19 through September 1 pay period are due by 10 a.m. Thursday, August 31, because of the Labor Day holiday closing. Please use the electronic Web timesheet program to complete and approve timesheets for the pay period in order to meet the early deadline. It is extremely important that BOTH the […]

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Jewish & Muslim Holidays with Work Restrictions – Fall 2017

Deans, Chairs and Faculty, please refer to this policy in the Faculty Handbook. 85.0 III-5.10-POLICY CONCERNING THE SCHEDULING OF ACADEMIC ASSIGNMENTS ON DATES OF RELIGIOUS OBSERVANCE JEWISH HOLIDAYS WITH WORK RESTRICTIONS Rosh Hashana September 20 – Wednesday – begins at sundown September 21 – Thursday September 22 – Friday Yom Kippur September 29 – Friday […]

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Join Us for the John W. Brick 5K and Family Fun Run

Sunday, Sept. 10th • 8:30 am • Unitas Stadium The 5K race (walkers are welcome!!) begins and ends on the field at Johnny Unitas Stadium at Towson University. Wind your way through local Towson neighborhoods and finish on the 50 yard line in time for an amazing post-race party! Proceeds of the 2017 John W. […]

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NEH Summer Research Stipends

The NEH Summer Grant program provides a valuable opportunity to gain support for a substantive summer research effort. Please visit http://www.neh.gov/grants/research/summer-stipends for details on the program, the application process, and information on eligibility. The program is quite competitive, and Towson University has had previous winners so receiving a summer stipend from NEH is a genuine possibility. Projects generally […]

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Affinity Groups Welcome Back Celebration

Thursday, August 31, 2017 4:00-6:00p.m. University Union – Potomac Room This is an opportunity for all new & returning faculty/staff to network and meet representatives from each of Towson University’s Faculty & Staff Affinity Groups. A brief program beginning at 5:00p.m. includes greetings from Dr. Kim Schatzel, President Towson University &  Dr. Leah Cox, Vice President […]

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Join the Conversation Partner Program

Towson University’s English Language Center offers you the Conversation Partner Program that will pair you with one of its students. You are not required to provide any English instruction or tutoring; You just need to be able to have a casual conversation in English and meet your international partner once a week for one hour. […]

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TU AFFINITY GROUPS OPEN HOUSE CELEBRATION!

TU AFFINITY GROUPS OPEN HOUSE CELEBRATION! All new and returning faculty & staff are invited to Towson University’s Affinity Groups Open House Celebration. This is an excellent opportunity to network with colleagues, meet representatives from each faculty & staff affinity group, and learn more about the groups mission/goals.  A brief program, beginning at 5:00 p.m., includes greetings from Dr. […]

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International Education Week

The Office of International Initiatives is pleased to call for proposals from students (individuals or organizations), faculty and staff for International Education Week 2017. This joint initiative from the US Departments of Education and State highlights new and continuing international activities on campus. It will take place from November 13 to 17. We would love […]

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Open House for South Campus Pavilion and Auburn House – August 31

OPEN HOUSE SOUTH CAMPUS PAVILION AND AUBURN HOUSE THURSDAY, AUGUST 31 1-3 PM Faculty, staff and students are invited to visit the newly renovated South Campus Pavilion (formerly referred to as the Auburn Pavilion) and explore options for your next event. The addition of permanent restrooms, new lighting and upgraded AV capabilities provide a more […]

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President’s Pre-game Picnic for Faculty and Staff

President Kim Schatzel welcomes all faculty, staff and their families to join her at a pre-game picnic prior to the football home opener! President’s Pre-Game Picnic September 2, 2017  |  4–6 p.m. | SECU Plaza Guests will enjoy complimentary picnic fare, face painting and family-friendly activities before heading to the game! The Tigers will kick-off […]

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Father Impact & Female Physical Activity Research Study

Female participants needed for research study Understanding Father Impact on Physical Activity Behaviors among Female College Students. Participants will have their height and weight taken, wear a Fitbit Zip ® for 7 consecutive days, manually record daily physical activity, and complete three questionnaires. Participants receive a $10 TU gift card for participating. Please contact the […]

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Library Welcome Carnival

Thursday, August 24, 2017 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM Cook Library, 3rd Floor Lobby New and returning students and their families are invited to stop by Cook Library to test their skills for prizes and refreshments or simply to enjoy the cool air conditioning. Play carnival games with student groups and learn about Baltimore County Public Library services […]

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Changes to parking areas for 2017/2018 school year

To better serve and accommodate the growing campus community, several parking changes are coming. Below are changes that will take affect with the fall 2017 term.  Please, carefully read all parking signs to ensure that you are parking in a valid location for your permit type. A new visitor paystation has been added to the […]

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External (outdoor) voice emergency system test next week

The Office of Public Safety will conduct a test of the university’s external (outdoor) voice emergency system on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at approximately 1 p.m. The test should last no more than a few minutes. It will consist of multiple alert tones as well as messages that indicate this is only a test and the […]

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Fall 2017 OAI eLearning Series – Please Register

The Office of Academic Innovation would like to invite you to attend the  Fall 2017 eLearning Series. The Fall series include the  presentations Digital Accessibility Update  and How to Make Your Online Courses “Copyright-Smart”. Visit the OAI Events & Workshops web page for full program descriptions and to reserve your seat. Space is limited so […]

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Duo Multi-Factor Authentication now available for optional early enrollment

You may have noticed that your bank, credit card companies and even the Social Security Administration require use of multi-factor authentication when logging into their systems. This extra step proves that you are you when accessing accounts. Towson University has joined this security movement, and is now protected by Duo, which is being rolled out […]

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Welcome to TU Online Student Discount for Ailey II Tickets

Don’t miss this special online discount while you are preparing for the semester.  Visit tuboxoffice.com/aileyII to select your seats and use code WELCOMEtoTU to purchase TU student tickets for only $10 each to see Ailey II in concert on Saturday, September 16, 2017, in Stephens Hall Theatre.  Limited Time Offer!  All regular ticket prices increase September 1. Under the […]

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From Academic Resource Fairs to Noontime Jazz, There’s Lots Happening at Cook Library This Fall!

Cook Library’s fall events and programs list is here! To see the full list, visit Cook Library’s Events Calendar. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Eden Parks at eparks@towson.edu or 410-704-8026

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Regular faculty and staff timesheets due early

Timesheets for the August 16 through August 29 pay period are due by 10 a.m. Monday, August 28, because of the upcoming Labor Day holiday closing. Please use the electronic Web timesheet program to complete and approve timesheets for the pay period in order to meet the early deadline. It is extremely important that BOTH […]

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