Thank you for registering

Thank you for registering to attend the CELT Teaching Symposium and/or SVPP New Faculty Orientation. Below you can access additional information:

  • CELT Teaching Symposium
  • SVPP New Faculty Orientation
  • Where are these events being held?
  • Questions?

CELT Teaching Symposium

Tuesday, August 20 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m., Scheman Building, Iowa State Center

Check-in will begin at 7:30 a.m. along with continental breakfast (a light breakfast, typically consisting of coffee and rolls).

Would you like to add the CELT Teaching Symposium to your calendar? Download the iCan/vCal

Note: The CELT Teaching Symposium is for faculty, staff and graduate students (TA) who have a teaching role. Learn more about the Symposium via these quick links:

SVPP New Faculty Orientation

Wednesday, August 21 from 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Scheman Building, Iowa State Center

Note: New Faculty Orientation is for all new tenured, tenure-eligible, and term faculty (assistant, associate, or full professors, lecturers, clinicians, and adjunct faculty hired since January 2019). Find more information on the SVPP New Faculty Orientation web link


Both of these events will be held at Iowa State University’s Scheman Building, 1805 Center Drive, Ames, IA 50011-1059. Directions may be found via the map below or visit this Google Map website.

For directions to the CELT Teaching Symposium at the Scheman Building, view the following websites:

Take the Bus (CyRide) to the Scheman Building

  • 1 Red at Lincoln Way and the stop just west of University Boulevard (directly north of the Scheman Building and Hilton Coliseum)
  • 3 Blue at Lincoln Way and Beach Avenue (directly west of the CY Stephens Auditorium & the Scheman Building)
  • 23 Orange at Lincoln Way and Beach Avenue (directly west of the CY Stephens Auditorium & the Scheman Building)

For schedules, visit the CyRide website.

Note: Graduate and undergraduate students ride free with their ISU Card


If you have any questions or anticipate requiring any accommodations, please contact:

  • General information email us via
  • CELT Teaching Symposium (Tues., August 20 from 8 a.m.-12 p.m.): email Karen Couves or call 515-294-5357
  • SVPP New Faculty Orientation (Wed., August 21 from 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.): email Megan Peterson or call 515-294-6410 or email Katharine Hensley or call 515-294-8823