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Sunday, March 4, 2012

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM   top

Media Literacy Education and the 21st Century Learner
- Richard Hodges
The Student Political Issues Convention and the Agenda Building Model
- Robert Yahrmatter - Henry Bowers - Eric Rader - Cynthia Stiller
Simulation Debriefing Isn't Always at the End!
- Ruth Irwin - Kathleen Malloy - Carie Shedlock - Pauline Freedberg
Explore a Grow-Your-Own Leadership Program
- Linda Scherr - Deborah Kell
Sowing the Seeds of Success: Institutionalizing a Successful Retention Effort
- Carolyn Bortz - Margery Lafferty
What Works and Why: Finding Effective Learning Technology
- David Kephart
Building Community: Getting Off on the Right Foot for Success
- Greg Luce - Bruce Imber
Enrich Student Involvement With ePublishing on Tablets and eReaders
- Edward Baker
Digital Revolution: Taking Your Lectures to the Web
- Mark Schmid - Matthew Malcuit
Developing Students of Global Distinction
- Tara Ebersole - Encarni Trueba - Stacy Korbelak - Mary Beth Furst
Bioscience Manufacturing Technician Training: Matching Needed Skills to Displaced Workers
- Brenda Latanza - Jim Kleemeier
Move It or Lose It
- Debra Lacey - Carol Redfield
Redesigning Developmental Mathematics, Scaling Up, and Lessons Learned
- Jane Serbousek - Susan Wood
Filling the Void: Real-time Interaction in the Online Learning and Support Environment
- Stoney Gaddy - Beau Corkins - Keri DeDeo

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM   top

Saving the World One Assignment at a Time
- Terry Konn - Tom Berke
Growing the STEM: Implementing Collegiate STEM Programs of Study
- Bridget Fetter - Richard Jeffries
Designing an Effective Early Intervention System for At-risk Students
- Cheoleon Lee - Pamela Wallentiny
Making "Class" the Best Movie Your Students Have Ever Seen
- Andrew Ainsworth
Educational Breakthroughs: Using Human Needs Psychology to Enhance Learning Retention
- Rollo Fisher
Excuse Me: You Have a Banana in Your Ear.
- Ironda Campbell
Academic Affairs and Student Development: A Holistic Approach to Student Success
- Normah Salleh-Barone - Sylvia Jenkins
Learning Studios: Engaging Faculty and Students in Learning
- Judith Morris - Donna Church
Command Central: If You Build It, They Will Come
- Janette Weiss
Innovations in Labor Market Information
- John Dorrer
Putting the Community College Back Into the Community
- Rebecca Riley - John Theis
English Proficiency General Education Courses
- Stephen Kaufman
Adjunct Faculty Members are People, Too!
- Betty Hatcher - Tanya McGhee - Diane Tyndall
Best Practices: Teaching Science Totally Online
- Jim Brown

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM   top

We Are in Recession: I'll Work for Less
- William Austin - Barbara Pratt
Engage. Motivate. Graduate. Student Success: A Race Against Time
- Amy Davis - Tyra Silvers - Athena Smith
Understanding Cross-cultural Identity Through Exploring the African-American Journey
- Michael Walsh - Stacie Miller
The Wisconsin Experience: Leadership in Times of Crisis and Joy
- Terrance Webb - Keith Cornille
Holding the Bar and Passing the Baton in Online Education
- Robert Saldarini - Marybeth Klein - Susan Gilbert
Employer Partnerships Advancing the Completion Agenda With Community Colleges
- Peggy Walton
Professional Development for New College Faculty: A Blended Learning Model
- Li-Lee Tunceren
Fun in Engineering with ECO Marathon Cars
- Alfred Tan - Joe Koh

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM   top

Easily Develop an Online Cybersecurity Certificate Program
- Robert Albano
Collegewide Assessment: Whose Responsibility Is It, Anyway?
- Marcia Gellin - Mary Beard
Mandatory Placement Tests: What Would Ben Franklin Have Done?
- Joanne Thomas - Marilyn Brumbaugh
Teaching Future Global Thinkers and Community Leaders
- Laurie Fisher - Andy Reyes - Cynthia Epperson
Going Global: A Curricular Approach to Globalizing the Community College
- Rachele Lawton - Scott Black - Stacie Miller - Debbie Trevathan
Rethink Training: Best Practices in Adopting a New LMS
- Paul Tannahill - Liz Pearce
Foot In the Door: Health-care Opportunities for Low-income Students
- John House - Pat Copeland
Academic Affinity and Beyond: Building Bridges With Post-ESL Expectations
- Susan DePhilippis - Judith Otterburn-Martinez
A National Movement: Hispanic Student Achievement
- Marian Burkhart
Supporting GED Graduates at Community College
- Liz Recko-Morrison
Community Colleges 101: Who, what, why, and how
- Naomi Story

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM   top

How to Live the Future of Postsecondary Education Today
- Trent Keough
Equipping Hispanic Immigrants for an Effective Social Integration
- Ernesto De la Hoz
Engaging Learners via Virtual Break Rooms
- Suhana Chikatla
Projecting the Cost to Start and Sustain New Programs
- Lori Alexander
Using a Virtual Concept to Coordinate Decentralized Tutoring Services
- Dennis Krieb
A Blueprint for Creating a Safe Campus Model
- Janice Marks - Kimberly McNair - Shelly Bilello
Montgomery College and India Address 21st Century Workforce Needs
- Sanjay Rai - DeRionne Pollard - Margaret Latimer - Sanjeev Sahni
The Required Revolution: Improving Developmental Student Transition to College Coursework
- John Cosgrove - Larry McDoniel
Enhancing Your Personal Learning Network Through a Mentor Network
- Ann Beheler - Helen Sullivan
Engaging the Disengaged: Strategies for Working with Nontraditional Populations
- Leticia Barajas - Jess Guerra - Marcia Wilson

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM   top

Opening General Session - Cathy Casserly
- Cathy Casserly

Monday, March 5, 2012

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM   top

The New 3 R?s for Faculty Development
- Meg McGranaghan
From GPA to ROI: Maximizing Employer Investment in Higher Education
- Brianna Bendotti - Caroline Molina-Ray - Steve Kolar
Preparing for Online Courses: How to Improve Student Readiness Activities
- Rachel Bork - Ghazala Hashmi - Meg Foster
Why All the Collaboration? Orienting Students to Campus
- Hal Higdon - Joan Barrett - Joel Doepker - Cliff Davis
Is This Program Worth It? How to Determine Return on Investment
- Lori Alexander
Building Bridges: New Mathematics Resources for Developmental Educators
- Terri Rowenhorst
African-American Mentoring: A Comprehensive Model for Second-Year Students
- Linda Pastore - Mortenous Johnson
Meeting the Community College Mission While Adding Bachelor?s Degrees
- Meeta Goel - Stanley Jensen
Faculty, Staff, and Student Leadership: Networking, Creativity, Innovation, Service, FUN!
- Ernst Roberts II - Linda Brown - Arvis Jones
Building the Village to Sustain and Graduate Underserved Students
- Karen Gutshall - Alicia Liss
Strategic Decision Making: Fast-tracking Developmental English Students
- Barbara Buchanan - Lana Myers - Deirdre Hayes-Cootz
Stacking the Building Blocks: Improving Student Success through Next Generation Learning Challenges Projects
- Nancy Millichap - Russ Little - Tracy Sleep - Nassim Ebrahimi

9:15 AM - 10:30 AM   top

Monday General Session - Terry O'Banion
- Terry O'Banion

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM   top

Struggles and Triumphs in Training for and Converting to Blackboard
- Ruth McAdams - Kevin Eason
Innovative Critical Thinking Assignments for Student Success
- Rose Mince - Linda De La Ysla - Melvin Berry - Nancy Parker - Michael Venn
Using the Information at Hand to Increase Student Retention
- Tracy Sleep - Gretchen Bartelson
The Information Literacy Institute: Integrating IL Into the Course Experience
- Margaret Montet - Maureen McCreadie
Pedagogy Matters! Refining Teaching Practice to Increase Student Success.
- Bronte Miller - Rosemary Arca - Kathy Perino - Kate Smith
Cashing in on Change
- Dana Grove - Sandra Warner
Building an Interdisciplinary Sustainability Degree: Use What You Have
- Margaret Robertson
System Study: Three Rs for Developmental Education
- Derrick Barbee - Johnathan Stowe
Getting All Your Academic Strategic Initiatives on the Same Bus
- Phil Speary
13th Year Scholarship: An Advancement and Student Affairs Partnership
- Gary Oertli - Elizabeth Pluhta
Collaborative Strategic Plan Facilitates Student/Faculty Mobility Among International Partners
- John Henik - Susan Radke
Transforming a Community of Adjunct Faculty to Enhance Student Learning
- Sylvia Orr - Marianne Smith
Using Learning Analytics to Enhance Student Retention in Distance Education
- Vivie Sinou - Glenn Golden - James Marteney
Discover the Benefits of Earning the National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance 2 Year Education (CAE2Y) Designation
- Margaret Spivey

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM   top

General Education Assessment: The Computer Literacy Outcome Goes Full Circle
- Mary Zegarski
Accelerated Learning Program at the Community College of Baltimore County
- Jackie Scott - Andy Rusnak
QR Code: The Hottest Way to Engage Students
- Jen Murillo - Shah Ardalan
Community College Trustees: Perspectives on Preparation to Serve an Elected Term
- Terri Winfree
Mnemonic Devices in the Mathematics Classroom
- Robert Koff
Authentic Learning Combines Rigor and Relevance for Community College Students
- Stephen Mendonca
Weighing the Evidence: Considering Three Approaches that Improve Students? Skills
- Elisabeth Barnett - Donna McKusick - Thomas Brock - Christine Timmerman
Making Data Work for Professional Development and Student Success
- John Cooper - Arleen Arnsparger
Bridging Through the Looking Glass to Java
- Leslie Spivey
Online Higher Education: Positioning Community Colleges
- Valerie Cavazos
Integrated Planning—What does it take?
- Phyllis Grummon

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM   top

Using Clickers to Teach Critical Thinking
- Randy Malta
Motivating Adult Students Through a Competency-Based Approach to Learning
- Philip Schmidt
From the Horse's Mouth: ABE Students Talk About Transitioning
- Terry Cox
21st Century Information Literacy for ESL Students: Retention and Transition
- Ileana Porges-West - Maria Casado
A Lesson on Culture: What is Your Cultural Script?
- Michael Walsh - Patricia Quintero-Hall
From Seed Money to Value Added on a Tight Budget
- Patrick Vaughn
Googlification to Expedite Education: Seven Easy Steps
- Katherine Watson
Scaling Innovation in Developmental Math: Lessons From Research and Practice
- Nikki Edgecombe - Barbara Lontz - Susan Bickerstaff
Optimizing Transfer Through Student Success Courses
- Zawadi Rucks-Ahidiana - Alexis Ehrhardt
Turning Different Disciplines and Departments into a Single Learning Community
- Carmen Powers - Patricia Kuby
Improving the Cycle: Service Area Student Learning Outcomes
- Darya Gilani - John DuBois - Maureen Chenoweth
Introductory Chemistry: A Novel Approach
- Levi Torrison - Fiona Lihs
Narrowing the Achievement Gap: A College Conversation
- Lisa Orta
Beyond Classroom Borders: Educating Globally Engaged Thinkers and Community Leaders
- Laurie Fisher - Andy Reyes
Add Captioning to Your Multimedia Content
- Greg Cook

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM   top

Zero to $60,000 or More in Just One Year
- Robin Johnston
Using Technology to Enhance Customer Service in Education
- Tyler Hall - Chad Miller
Faculty as Adult Learners: Effective Faculty Development
- Suzanne James - David Binder
Reaching Diverse and Nontraditional Students With Honors Programs
- Leticia Lopez
A New Model in Innovation Funding and Decision Making
- David Sears
Language Conversation Groups: Combining Learning With Fun
- Beth Kupper-Herr
Measuring Institutionalization of Innovations: A Model
- Judith Kirkpatrick - Maria Bautista
EQ...BBQ: What is This Affective Domain Stuff?
- Jim Begotka - Kinga Jacobson
Educational Technology is Far More Than Just Software and Servers
- Vivie Sinou - Glenn Golden - James Marteney

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM   top

Adventures in Advising: An Alternative Avenue to Achievement
- Laura Sturgis
Achieving Readiness in Math and Science Across the River Parishes
- Savitha Pinnepalli
$200 for a $70 Item Isn?t Much of a Discount
- Charles Mathers
Community College Citizen Preparedness Program for Students, Faculty, and Staff
- John Perrone - Deborah Bayer
Online Doctoral Degree Taught by Community College Leaders
- Fred Ricci - Deo Nellis
Doing Dewey in the Digital Age
- Ravyn Wilson-Bernard - Kristy Shuda Mcguire - Ruth Baker
If You Build It?: Developing an LGBTQ Ally Program
- David Chase
Using Student Learning Outcomes Data: Closing the Loop
- Brian Epp
Student Success Course Boosts Retention and Success for Developmental Students
- Maureen Loiacano - Barbara Eckenfels - Karen Miner - Heidi McDonald
Strategies to Support Effective Teaching
- Judith Gay - Annette Conn
TAP Into Success: A Program Designed for First-generation Students
- Melanie Chai - Chantal Joy
Supplying Workforce Needs: National Center for Supply Chain Technology Education
- Ned Young - Bob Sheehan
Accelerated Diesel Mechanic Program: A Successful Short-Term Training Model
- Leticia Barajas - Jess Guerra - Marcy Drummond
Engaging Students Through Internationalizing a Computer Skills Course
- Joanne Patti

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM   top

The Pursuit of Excellence: Faculty Mentoring and Professional Development
- Gloria Morgan - Diane Clements
Engaging African-American Males in Higher Education
- Samuel Hirsch - Ron Jackson - Daryl Bright
Professional Development for Busy Professionals: An Online Solution
- William Ford - Rebecca Stevenson
Going Wild With Innovation!
- Carla Hixson - Larry Skogen
Adventures in Acceleration: Fast-tracking Students in Composition, Reading, and Mathematics
- Susan Darrah - Lisa Angelo - Denise May - Lois Gilmore
Teaching With the Power of Digital Media
- Dani Pedrotti
Meeting the Leadership Challenges Facing Academic Deans Today
- Avon Garrett - Timothy Davis
How to Publish Your College’s Big Ideas and Innovations
- Deborah Floyd - Cynthia Wilson

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM   top

Enhancing Critical Thinking by Interactive Tablet PC and iPads
- Savitha Pinnepalli
Keeping the Dream Alive: Dreamkeepers Student Emergency Financial Assistance Program
- Sue Linn - Joann Wright
Developing Transliteracy: Bridging the Classroom Community Gap
- Amy Leonard - Sarah Lisha
Enhance Blackboard 9.1 Course Design Layout to Ease Frustrations
- Suhana Chikatla
Get Your Game On: Innovative Assignment in Introductory Psychology
- Varsha Shah
Connecting With Online Students Through Audio-enhanced Presentations
- Jeannine McDevitt
Exploring Applied Baccalaureate Degree Pathways in Technician Education
- Julia Makela - Debra Bragg
Pathways to Completion: Improving Success Rates for At-risk Students
- Patrick Gill - Carolyn Gunn
WebStudy's Innovative Toolbox: Sharing Creative Ways to Use LMS Tools
- Holly Smythe
Making Media Work: Enhanced Student Learning
- Paul Proces - Marzenna Ostrowski
Make It Personal: Improving Student Retention and College Completion
- James Walters - Robert Giron
The Road to Completion - An Integrated Learning-Centered Approach
- Alicia Harvey-Smith - Carlos Muhammad - Leslie Perkins
Framing the Future: Redefining Education for Public Health
- Donna Petersen

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM   top

Orientation? Why?
- Jennifer Thomas - Bennye Alligood
Collegewide Curriculum Committee: Friend or Foe?
- Marcia Gellin - Mary Beard
Creating a STEM Hub: Student-centered Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
- Beth Nichols - David Chalif - Deann Leoni
Aspire to Inspire: A Conference Model for Adjunct Professional Development
- Darren Divine - James McCoy
Increasing Student Retention and Graduation: Findings from the ASAP Evaluation
- Zineta Kolenovic - Donna Linderman - Alex Tavares
E Pluribus: Using the Heterogeneous to Educate All of Us
- Katherine Watson
Can You Really Teach Public Speaking Totally Online?
- Cara Cotellese
Reusable Learning Objects for Quantifiable Critical Thinking Assessment in Humanities
- Mark Lulek
Improving Success Rates in Online Education
- Kathryn Campbell - Edward Gould
Trade Bridge Academy: Comprehensive Approach for Orientating Students for Success
- Jess Guerra - Marcy Drummond

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM   top

Rural Law Enforcement Training at the Community College
- Eric Heiser - Jeff Hosking
Using Shared Readings to Involve Community in Community Colleges
- Michael Nagle
More Than a Library: It?s Learning Resources
- Elizabeth Sette - Linda McCann - Karl Carter
Basic Skills in Science
- Kim-Leiloni Nguyen
Successful and Sustainable Program Development
- Renee Kuharski - Pam Cox-Otto
Emerging Higher Education Model: Canada, US, Australia, Diverse Countries Worldwide
- Beth Hagan - Leesa Wheelahan - David Ross
Digital Literacy, the Community College, and Student Success
- Jeremy Riel
Revamping EdTech: Branding Educational Technology at Hostos Community College
- Carlos Guevara - George Rosa
Maintaining Viable and Relevant Educational Programs: Tools and Best Practices
- Robin Ballard - Keiko Matter
Transforming Colleges and Classrooms Through Active, Cooperative Learning
- James Hodges
Globalization at Community Colleges: Perceptions, Practices, and Pitfalls
- Christine Brandel - Martin Wolfger
Grow Your Own Problem Solving Approach
- Ping-Tung Chang
Teamwork: The Key to Faculty Engagement in Course Redesign
- Kevin Forgard
Faculty Learnimg Style's Impact on Integrating Media-rich Content
- Celeste Schwartz
The National Lone Star Report Aligning Technology With Student Success
- Marian Burkhart - Shah Ardalan
San Diego City College Academy for STEM Success - A Model Summer Bridge Program
- Rafael Alvarez

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM   top

Leading in the 21st Century Using a HECTIC Design.
- Rosemary Gillett-Karam - Michael Parsons - Robin Spaid
Using Visioning to Lead Organizational Change and Strategic Planning
- Steve Scheffler - Austin Lane - Chris Tkach
Recruit, Retain, Renew: Alabama's New Workforce Mantra
- Amy Brabham - Ed Castile
Displaced Workers: Reshaping Lives Through an Intensive Case Management Model
- Melissa Tolle - Matt Massie
Building Consensus About Great Teaching Through Faculty Observation
- Christine Pense - Carolyn Bortz
Improving Services and Support for Your Student Veterans
- Darlene Head - Eric Weber

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM   top

The Passion Principle: Student Motivation and Passionate Instruction
- Elizabeth Roeger
National Partnerships, Local Results: Equipping the Local Workforce to Strengthen Economies
- Brad Turner-Little

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM   top

Closing General Session - Paul Harrington
- Paul Harrington
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