2017 HSCW Agenda

  • Wednesday, April 26, 2017 

  • 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
    Arrival / Registration / Refreshments
  • 9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
    Welcome and Announcements
    Dr. Angela Evans, Director of Student Marketing and Engagement
  • 9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    Keynote
    Gretchen Corbin, Commissioner, Technical College System of Georgia
  • 10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    BREAK
  • 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
    Session II – The Effects of Academic Rigor in High Schools on Academic Performance in College
    Dr. Ben Scafidi, Associate Professor, Coles College of Business
  • 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
    Session III – Resources from the College Board
    Rachel McCoy, Direct Counselor Relationship Management, College Board
    Dr. Brent Shropshire, College Board
  • 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    LUNCH
  • 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Session IV – University System of Georgia Update
    John Fuchko, Vice Chancellor for Organizational Effectiveness, USG
  • 2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
    Greeting from Kennesaw State University
    Dr. Ken Harmon, Provost
  • 2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    Session V – Career Pathway Spotlight
    Dr. Randy Emert, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    Session VI – Keeping Students on the Edge but off the Ledge
    Dr. Michael Sanseviro, Associate Vice President of Student Affairs
    Dean of Students and Professor of First-Year Seminars
  • 3:30 p.m.
    Adjournment
  • Thursday, April 27, 2017

  • 8:30 a.m - 9:00 a.m.
    Arrival / Registration / Refreshments
  • 9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
    Welcome and Announcements
    Dr. Angela Evans, Director of Student Marketing and Engagement
  • 9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    Session VII – It’s a New Day – Competitive Admissions
    Sam Mahra, Director of Student Recruitment
    Jordan Stevenson, Associate Director of Student Recruitment
  • 10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
    BREAK
  • 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
    Session VIII – Don’t Go Broke Trying to Look Rich
    Ron Day, Director of Student Financial Aid and Past Chair of NASFAA
  • 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Session IX - Start with the End in Mind
    Amanda Long, Associate Director of Outreach & Engagement Department of Career Planning and Development

  • 11:45 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    LUNCH and Browsing Session (Room 400)
  • 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

    Small Institution Panel

    • Chattahoochee Technical College
    • Georgia College
    • Georgia Highlands College
    • Middle Georgia State University
    • College of Coastal Georgia
    • Columbus State University
    • Georgia Gwinnett College
    • Georgia Southwestern State University
    • Young Harris College
    • Mercer University
  • 2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. 

    Large Institution Panel

    • Kennesaw State University
    • Augusta University
    • Georgia State University
    • University of North Georgia
    • Valdosta State University
    • US Army
    • Georgia Southern University
    • University of Georgia
    • University of West Georgia
  • 3:15 p.m – 3:30 p.m.
    Evaluation / Assessment for PLU Credit
  • 3:30 p.m.
    Adjournment

Resources and Links

satpractice.org

  • Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy

satpractice.org/k12

  • Videos
  • Sample Tests
  • Sample Tweets & Facebook Posts
  • Flyers and Presentations for students and classroom

implementationcollegeboard.org/fcw

  • Webinars
  • Resources (Quick Reference Guide; Advising Essentials, Score Resources…)

For Basic Financial Aid Questions: http://kennesawstate.financialaidtv.com/

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