FOCUSING ON THE FIRST YEAR | First Year Conference
A campus-wide discussion for faculty, staff, and administrators
SAVE THE DATE
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Coffman Memorial Union
Mark your calendars for the biennial Focusing on the First Year Conference to take advantage of the opportunity to dialogue and strategize about academic and student development issues relating to first-year students. All University faculty, staff, and administrators are invited to attend.
Click HERE to register. Registration deadline is January 24, 2015 or once conference capacity has been reached.
This conference will utilize the U Minnesota mobile app for delivering all conference materials. Click here to learn more about the mobile app and how to download the Conference guide. To request printed materials, please contact Lisa Gruszka at email@example.com.
The following is tentative and subject to change. A more complete schedule and Education Session specifics will be posted in January 2015.
|8:00-9:00 a.m.||Featured Poster Sessions||TBD|
|8:15-8:45 a.m.||Check-In/Continental Breakfast||TBD|
(Lisa Gruskza, Laura Coffin Koch, Provost Hanson)
|9:00-9:45 a.m.||Diane Dean, Keynote Address||Theater|
|9:45-10:00 a.m.||Question and Answer||Theater|
|10:15-11:05 a.m.||Educational Session I||TBD|
|11:15 a.m.-12:05 p.m.||Educational Session II||TBD|
|12:10-1:15 p.m.||Lunch||Great Hall|
|1:20-2:10 p.m.||Educational Session III||TBD|
|2:20-3:10 p.m.||Educational Session IV||TBD|
|3:10-4:00 p.m.||Closing Reception – Mingle with keynote||Mississippi Room, 3rd Floor|