Agenda: 2013 PKAL North Carolina Regional Network Fall Meeting

On Monday Oct 7, 2013, the NC-PKAL meeting will run from 10:00 AM until 4:30 PM and feature a two-hour morning workshop focusing on motivation and engagement, a panel on student success and retention criteria and a two hour afternoon workshop focusing on assessment strategies for continuous improvement.

9:00 am

Registration, Coffee and Conversation

10:00 am

Welcome and Introductions

10:10 am

Workshop: What Works - Motivating Student Engagement in STEM -
Promoting Student Success and Retention
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Michelle L. Linster, Ph.D.
Dean, Division of Natural & Behavioral Sciences/Mathematics
Bennett College, Greenboro, NC

12:00 pm

Discipline Networking Lunch

1:00 pm


Panel Discussion: Student Success and Retention
Panelists: Harry Bass, Dean of Mathematics, Science &
Technology, Elizabeth City State University; Goldie Byrd,
Dean of Arts & Sciences, North Carolina A&T University;
Alison Morrison-Shetlar, Dean of Arts & Science, Elon University

2:10 pm

Workshop: What Works - Course and Program Assessment in STEM
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C. Dianne Raubenheimer, Ph.D.
Director of Research, Planning and Assessment
Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

4:00 pm

Next Meeting Planning and Closing Remarks


If you have inquiries regarding the network, please contact Christina Shute (