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REGIONAL SOCIAL MEDIA

ACUI Region VIII Regional Conference 2016 

 

Schedule at a Glance

   
Friday, Nov. 18  
Registration 2–4:30 p.m.
University Crossing Tours 2–4:30 p.m.
Conference Keynote: Arel Moodie 4:30–5:30 p.m.
Opening Reception and Networking 5:30–6:30 p.m.
Dinner  6:30–8 p.m.
Case Study Overview and Introductions 8–8:45 p.m.
Crossing Connections: Graduate Student and Professionals 8–9 p.m.
Hot Topic Evening Session 8–9 p.m.
Evening Entertainment 9–10:30 p.m.
   
Saturday, Nov. 19  
Registration 8–10 a.m.
Silent Auction, Hospitality, Vendor Expo Open 9 a.m.
Undergraduate, Graduate, and Professional Opening Sessions 9–10:15 a.m.
Educational Session Block 1 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Educational Session Block 2 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Conference Lunch and Vendor Expo 12:30–1:15 p.m.
Crossing Connections Lunch 12:30–1:15 p.m.
Member Meeting 1:15–2 p.m.
Student Leadership Connections 1:15–2 p.m.
Educational Session Block 3 2–2:50 p.m.
Hot Topic Afternoon Session 3–3:45 p.m.
Educational Session Block 4 3:55–4:45 p.m.
Final Bids for Silent Auction 6:30–6:45 p.m.
Hospitality Closes 5 p.m.
Free Time 5–6:15 p.m.
Reception/Delegation Photos 6:15–7 p.m.
Dinner/Awards 7–8:30 p.m.
Dessert and Live Auction 9–11 p.m.
Evening Entertainment 9–11 p.m.
   
Sunday, Nov. 20  
Case Study Final Prep 9–10 a.m.
Educational Session Block 5 / Flash Sessions 9:30–10:15 a.m.
Roundtables 10:30–11:15 a.m.
Closing Program: Sharing Paths 11:15 a.m.–Noon
Brunch & Conference Wrap-Up Noon–1 p.m.

*Schedule subject to change. Check back soon for updates and more information about educational sessions and topics.

Educational Session Block #1

Saturday, Nov. 19, 10:30–11:20 a.m.

  • Work-Life Balance for New Professionals
  • Student Takeovers in Real Time: What Would You Do?
  • When it is Time to Dust Off the Shelf
  • Leadership Development for Student Staff

 

Educational Session Block #2

Saturday, Nov. 19, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.

  • Creating an Advisory Board: Insights and Lessons Learned
  • Helping Student Organizations to be Financially Competent
  • Creating Community: Multicultural Programming
  • Engage: Leadership Lessons from Star Trek

 

Educational Session Block #3

Saturday, Nov. 19, 2–2:50 p.m.

  • Student Unions & Student Life: UK, Ireland, U.S.
  • Region VIII Town Hall Meeting
  • From Crossing Paths to Intentional Pathways
  • I've Been in the Field for a Few Years…Now What?
  • Building Character & Crossing Paths

 

Educational Session Block #4

Saturday, Nov. 19, 2:55–3:45 p.m.

  • How Space Can Enhance Community and Generate Revenue
  • Diversity & Inclusion: Unique Ideas & Trends
  • Oh the Places You’ll Go: Beyond Student Activities

 

Educational Session Block #5

Sunday, Nov. 20, 9:30–10:15 a.m.

  • Student Reservations and Accountability
  • Improve Your Campus Business Return on Investment
  • Future of the Brand Focus Group
  • Crossing Paths to a Successful Event

 

Flash Sessions

Sunday, Nov. 20, 9:30–9:55 a.m.

  • Getting Involved and Giving Back to Region VIII
  • Urban Unions and Campus Community

Sunday, Nov. 20, 9:30–9:55 a.m.

  • Creating Community Within Your Student Affairs Staff

 

Roundtables

Sunday, Nov. 20, 10:30–11:15 a.m.

  • Creating Community Within Your Student Affairs Staff
  • Getting Involved and Giving Back to Region VIII
  • Remaining Professional Despite Conflicting Values
  • Urban Unions and Campus Community


Updated Nov. 17, 2016