FOOTHILL OPENING DAY 2014

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Welcome New Employees!

DISTRICT OPENING DAY
Date: September 18, 2014
Location: Flint Center,
De Anza College
Time: 8:00 a.m.

Part-Time Faculty do not receive compensation for attending District Opening Day.

AGENDA

Visit the District Opening Day webpage for more information.

 

FOOTHILL OPENING DAY
Date: September 19, 2014
Location: Smithwick Theatre
Time: 8:00 a.m.

Part-Time Faculty should check-in at the front of the Smithwick Theatre before the program begins to process their additional pay form.

AGENDA

DIVISION/DEPARTMENT MEETING SCHEDULES

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Darla M. Cooper

Dr. Cooper's PowerPoint Presentation (PDF)

Student Success (Re) Defined Resource Materials

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Dr. Darla M. Cooper

Dr. Darla M. Cooper, Director of Research and Evaluation for the Research and Planning Group for the California Community Colleges (RP Group) has worked in the California community college system for over 15 years having previously held institutional research director positions at Santa Barbara City College, Oxnard College, and Ohlone College. She has extensive experience serving as an external evaluator for several federal and private foundation grants and is currently leading Student Support (Re)defined, a research project examining what supports student success. In addition, she has recently worked on several projects including the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, Bridging Research Information and Culture (BRIC), Student Transfer in Professional Pathways Project, and the Accreditation Study. Dr. Cooper also has direct experience assisting students achieve their educational goals in her previous work at the University of Southern California as a director of research and information, student services counselor, and ombudsperson. She holds a B.A. in Psychology from the University of California, San Diego, and an M.S.Ed. and Ed.D. from the University of Southern California.

 


AGENDA

8:00 - 8:45 a.m. Check-In and Continental Breakfast
Breakfast hosted by Pacific Dining

8:45 - 9:40 a.m. Welcome, Introductions & Awards

9:40 - 9:50 a.m. Student Equity Workgroup

9:50 - 10:45 a.m. Keynote: Dr. Darla M. Cooper

11:00 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. Workshops
Please visit the Professional Development Workshop webpage for detailed descriptions.

  • Session A / Room 8403: Student Success (Re)defined: Students’ perspectives on what helps them be successful with Student Panel, Dr. Darla Cooper, Facilitator
  • Session B / Room 5501: Psychological Interventions to Reduce the Achievement Gap with Dr. Lauren Aguilar
  • Session C / Room 8401: Online Student Achievement Gaps: Challenges and Solutions with Dean Judy Baker
  • Session D / Room 5502: Universal Design in Education with Brenda Davis, Leeann Emanuel, Jess Miller, and Janet Weber
  • Session E / Room 8338: Equity-In-Action: Implementing Equity Frameworks with the Student Equity Workgroup

12:15 - 1:00 p.m. Opening Day Lunch / 5400 Building
Lunch hosted by Student Services Partners

12:15 - 1:00 p.m. Student Resource Center Open House / 5400 Building

We hope you will join us at the Open House for the newly remodeled Building 5400, the STUDENT RESOURCE CENTER, housing the Disability Resource Center, the Family Engagement Institute, the Veteran's Resource Center, Workforce Center, Adaptive Technology Computer Lab and the Transition to Work program.  An Ice Cream Social will be part of the festivities!



DIVISON/DEPARTMENT MEETING SCHEDULES:


Biological & Health Science Division Meeting
- Friday, September 19 / 1:00PM / Room: 8607 / Contact: Christine Magiameli x7349


Business & Social Sciences Division Meeting Thursday, September 18 & Friday, September 19 / 1:00PM / Room: 3106 / Contact: Becki Di Gregorio x7622


Counseling Division Meeting - Thursday, September 18 / 1:00PM / Room: 8330 / Contact: Leslye Noone x7772

  • Counseling Department In-Service - Friday, September 19 / 1:00PM / Room: 8330
  • EOPS Department Meeting - Friday, September 19 / 1:00PM / Counseling Conference Room
  • Assessment Department Meeting - Friday, September 19 / 1:00PM / Assessment Office


DRC Division & Community-Based Faculty Meeting - Friday, September 19 / 1:00PM / Room: 5702 / Contact: Julie Brown x7103

  • DRC Department Meeting - Friday, September 19 / 3:00PM / Room: 5702


Fine Arts & Communication Division Meeting - Thursday, September 18 / 1:00PM / Room: 1401 / Contact: Stephanie Nunes x7262


Kinesiology & Athletics Division Meeting - Friday, September 19 / 7:00AM / Room: 2831 / Contact: Elizabeth Hunter x7742


Language Arts & LRC Division Meeting - Thursday, September 18 / 1:30PM / Room: 5501 / Contact: Maureen McCarthy x7250

  • English Department Meeting - Friday, September 18 / 1:30PM / Room: 6401
  • ESLL Department Meeting - Friday, September 18 / 1:30PM / Room: 6409
  • Foreign Languages Department Meeting - Friday, September 18 / 1:30PM / Room: 6405

 

PSME Division Meetings - Thursday, September 18 & Friday, September 19 / 12:00PM / Room: 4501 / Contact: Ru Yu Chen x7259

   

September 19, 2014