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2014 Fall Meeting Schedule of Events

AACC Commissioners are encouraged to attend the entire launch of "The Next Big Things," beginning with the opening session at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, November 12, and ending with the closing session at 1:00 pm on Thursday, November 13.

Wednesday, November 12

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Fall Meeting Registration

Upstairs Foyer

8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Coalition of Affiliated Councils Meeting (COAC)

Salon I

12:00 – 1:30 pm

Lunch and General Session (open to all commissioners)

The Ebola Crisis: Lessons Learned and Helpful Tips to form your College's Response

Salon III

1:30 – 2:30 pm

AACC Commission Meetings

 

Academic, Student and Community Development

Diplomat

Communications and Marketing

Boardroom

Diversity, Inclusion and Equity

Ambassador

Economic and Workforce Development

Plaza D

Global Education

Plaza A

Research, Technology & Emerging Trends

Plaza B

2:30 – 2:45 pm

Break

Foyer

2:45 – 4:15 pm

The Next Big Things (All commissioners choose one breakout session)

Session 1: Leading an Intensified Commitment to College Completion

Maria Flynn, Senior Vice President, Jobs for the Future
Stan Jones, President, Complete College America
Rod Risley, Executive Director and CEO, Phi Theta Kappa

Salon I

Session 2:  Strengthening College Readiness

Ken Ender, President, Harper College
Walt Griffin, Superintendent, Seminole County Schools
E. Ann McGee, President, Seminole State College of Florida
David Schuler, Superintendent, Township High School District 214

Salon II

Session 3: Design and Implementation of Pathways

John Colborn, Executive Director, Skills for America’s Future
Kathy Eneguess, President Emeritus, White Mountains Community College
Steve Head, Chancellor, Lone Star College

Plaza C

4:30 – 5:45pm

The Next Big Things (All commissioners choose one breakout session)

Session 1: Leading an Intensified Commitment to College Completion

 

Salon I

Session 2:  Strengthening College Readiness

Salon II

Session 3: Design and Implementation of Pathways

Plaza C

5:45 – 6:45 pm

Reception for Board of Directors, Commissioners, and Staff

Salon III

Thursday, November 13

8:00 – 10:45 am

Executive Committee of the Board of Directors Meeting (by invitation)

Boardroom

8:00 – 9:30 am

The Next Big Things continued (All commissioners choose one breakout session)

 

Session 4: Strengthening Community College Accountability

Ronnie Booth, President, Tri-County Technical College
Richard Duran, President, Oxnard College
Cindy Miles, Chancellor, Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District
Kent Phillippe, Associate Vice President, Research and Student Success, AACC 

Salon I

Session 5: Creating a Seamless Educational and Career System

Tom Bailey, Director, Community College Research Center
Van Ton-Quinlivan, Vice Chancellor, California Community Colleges
Mary Beth Lakin,
Director, College and University Partnerships, Center for Education Attainment and Innovation, American Council on Education   

Salon II

Session 6: Building Stackable Credentials and a National Credentialing System

Keith Bird, Senior Fellow, Corporation for a Skilled Workforce
Daniel Phelan, President, Jackson College
Cam Preus, President, Blue Mountains Community College 

Plaza C

9:45 – 11:00 am

The Next Big Things continued (All commissioners choose one breakout session)

Session 4: Strengthening Community College Accountability

Salon I

Session 5: Creating a Seamless Educational and Career System

Salon II

Session 6: Building Stackable Credentials and a National Credentialing System

Plaza C

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

General Session and Lunch

Commissioner Reactions to and Dialogue on the Next Big Things

Salon III

1:00 – 4:15 pm

Board Committee Meetings (closed meetings)

Audit and Finance

Boardroom

Community College Advancement

Plaza A

Directors and Membership Services

Plaza B

Program Initiatives and Workforce Training

Plaza C

Public Policy and Government Relations

Plaza D

Friday, November 14

8:00 – 8:30am

Board of Directors Breakfast

Grand Ballroom

8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Board of Directors Meeting

Grand Ballroom

12:00 pm

Adjourn

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