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2019 WTCS Student Success Summit Day 1

Details

July 23 and 24, 2019 at NTC - Wausau

Date:

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Time:

8:30am - 4:00pm

Location:

Northcentral Technical College
1000 W Campus Dr, Wausau, WI

Contact:

Kristina Spannbauer
kristina.spannbauer@wtcsystem.edu

Additional Information

WTCS 2019 Student Success Summit
Northcentral Technical College
1000 W. Campus Dr.
Wausau, WI 54401
Parking Lot B
CENTER FOR HEALTH SCIENCES BUILDING  -  Main Room: 1004

Tuesday – July 23rd, 2019

DAY 1                                                                                                                                                                                                   Room
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8:00 -8:30 AM             REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST                                                                                   1004

                                    [food will be served in Rm. 1005, dining will be in Rm. 1004]               

8:30 - 8:40 AM                        Welcome and Conference Objectives “Call to Action”

Dr. Lori Weyers          President - Northcentral Technical College

8:40 - 9:30 AM                        The Economic Imperative for Equity   

Jim Morgan                Vice President at MRA - The Management Association

9:30 – 9:45 AM           BREAK

9:45 - 10:15 AM          A Brief History of WTCS Student Success Center Recap & Future Direction 

Chrystal                      WTCS AVP – Office of Instructional Services

Seeley-Schreck           WTCS Student Success Center Co-Executive Director

Terese                         WTCS Assoc. Vice President – Office of Student Success

Craig                             WTCS Student Success Center Co-Executive Director

10:15 - 11:15 AM        Committing to and Supporting Equity: Top Down and Bottom Up – Team Time

Data resources, Perkins V grant funding and the creation of college Equity Reports

Ben Konruff, WTCS Education Director, Evaluation and Continuous Improvement

Please feel free to spread out to engage in group discussion with your team in Rm. 1004 or any of the other breakout rooms (2005, 3003, 2014, 2016 A/B, 2019, 3019) Return by 11:15 am.                          

11:15 - 11:45 AM        Campus Communities: Making Students Feel Welcome & Supported
Kaley McColley          WTCS Student Ambassador   

11:45 - 12:45 PM        LUNCH       [food will be served in Rm. 1005, dining will be in Rm. 1004]

12:15 – 12:45 PM        Lunch Address

Dr. Morna Foy, President - Wisconsin Technical College System

DAY 1
 

12:45 – 1:15 PM          “Best Practices” Breakout Sessions Overview

Each breakout session presenter will briefly outline the topic of their session, please choose the session that most interests you.

1:20 – 1:25 PM            Transition to Breakout Rooms

1:30 – 2:15 PM            Breakout Sessions (Round 1)

Domain 1: Nicolet College- Maximizing the college website to introduce career pathways, educational, work related and transfer option.  Christin Van Kauwenberg, Director, Student Success and Ericka Warning, Director of Enrollment

Room 2016 A/B

Domain 2: Western Technical College- Supporting non-traditional students. How we increased our transition of adult students who were in the jails to on campus program students. Credit for prior learning, support services, mindset and curriculum strategies. Chad Dull, Dean, Learning Support and Transition, Mandy Church-Hoffman, Associate Dean, Learner Support and Transition.

Room 2014

Domain 3: Southwest Technical College- Keeping Students on the Path. Students can easily see how far they’ve come and what they need to do to complete their program.  Southwest- Online Advising. Student Success Team Members, tbd.

Room 2019

Domain 4: Chippewa Valley Technical College.  Student outcome data is used to improve teaching and learning through program review, professional development and other intentional campus efforts.  Nattie Marlaire, Director of Advisement and Services                      

Room 3019

Domains 1 and 2: Northcentral Technical College. Every program is well designed to guide and prepare students to enter employment and further education. Creating effective career pathway and pathway bridge options that utilize accelerated learning, co-requisites, embedded supports, etc. 

Room 3003

2:25 – 3:10 PM            Breakout Sessions (Round 2)

Repeat of breakouts above.  Presenters stay in their rooms

3:10 – 3:30 PM            WALKING BREAK                                                                                Return to Room 1004

                                    [posters are available to view during break time]

3:30 – 3:55 PM            Welcome back, full-group activity  

3:55 – 4:00 PM            Day 1 Wrap-up & Day 2 Agenda Overview                                                                   1004

                                    Darren Ackley            Vice President for Learning - Northcentral Technical College

Wednesday – July 24th, 2019

DAY 2                                                                                                                                                                                                   Room
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8:00- 8:40 AM             REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST/Networking                                                              1004

 [food will be served in Rm. 1005, dining will be in Rm. 1004]

8:40 – 9:10 AM           Welcome | Agenda Overview | Scale of Adoption Assessment

Chrystal                      WTCS AVP – Office of Instructional Services

Seeley-Schreck           WTCS Student Success Center Co-Executive Director

Terese                         WTCS Assoc. Vice President – Office of Student Success

Craig                             WTCS Student Success Center Co-Executive Director

9:10 – 10:10 AM A National Perspective on the Incorporation of Equity-based Components             1004    

in the Scale of Adoption Assessment and the Implementation of Equitable

Practices on Campuses  

                                    Dr. Hana Lahr Senior Research Associate – Community College Research Center

                                                                                                              Columbia University

10:10 – 10:25 AM       BREAK

10:25 – 11:25 AM       Faculty Perspectives on Equity on Campus and in the Classroom. Panel Discussion.

Facilitator:

                                    Dr. Colleen McCabe   Vice President & Provost – Wisconsin Technical College System

                                    Panel

1. Dr. Ann Brice                                Information Technology Progs. Department Chair and Faculty
Western Technical College

2. Lori Rodas                                      Mobile Applications Developer Program Director and Faculty, Madison Area Technical College

3. Dr. Victor Johnson                      Information Technology Faculty
Madison Area Technical College 

5. Dr. Zacharia Nchinda                 History Faculty
Milwaukee Area Technical College

6. Shawn Jensen                              English Language Faculty
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

4. Courtney Kostuchowski           Corrections and Community Advocacy Faculty,
Mid-State Technical College

11:30 – 12:30 PM        WORKING LUNCH            

·         Posters are again available to view

·         Evaluation

12:30 – 12:45 PM        Day 2 Wrap-up & Closing Remarks 

12:45 PM                     ADJOURN