Thursday, November 2, 2017

RCS Pre-Institute and Opening Dinner

Time Session Location
11:45am and 12:15pm Shuttles for Pre-Institute Attendees Depart to WashU Sheraton Hotel
12:15pm – 1:00pm Pre-Institute Registration College Hall
1:00pm- 1:10pm Pre-Institute Welcome College Hall
1:10pm – 2:10pm Pre-Institute Session I

Residential College Spaces:  Anatomy and Function
Tom Hier, Principle, Biddison Hier, Ltd.

College Hall
2:20pm- 3:20pm Pre-Institute Session II

What is a Collegiate Way of Living Worth?
Setting Our Expectations for the Costs and Benefits of a Residential College

Carl Krieger, Director of Residential Life, Purdue University; James C. Penven, Director of Housing and Residential Life, Radford University

College Hall
3:30pm- 4:30pm Pre-Institute Session III

Question and Answer
Members of Residential College Society Executive Team
Facilitation led by Jill Stratton, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Residential Learning

College Hall
4:30pm- 5:30pm Pre-Institute Networking Social Ursa’s Fireside
4:30pm- 6:00pm Registration Opens for Symposium College Hall
4:45pm and 5:15pm Shuttles for Opening Dinner and Welcome Sheraton Hotel
6:00pm- 7:30pm Opening Dinner & Remarks from Dr. Dedric Carter, Wayman Crow Residential College Faculty Fellow College Hall
7:45pm- 8:00pm Shuttle Back to Sheraton Clock Tower


Friday, November 3, 2017

RCS Day 1

Time Session Location
8:00am and 8:15am Shuttle from Sheraton Hotel Sheraton Hotel
8:30am- 9:00am Registration College Hall
9:00am- 10:00am Plenary Session I
Dr. Lori S. White, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Washington University in St. Louis 
College Hall
10:10am- 11:10am Plenary Session II
Dr. Frank Shushok Jr., Senior Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Associate Professor of Higher Education, Virginia Tech
College Hall
11:15am-12:10pm Tours of the Residential Colleges College Hall
12:15pm- 1:30pm Lunch Provided Bear’s Den
Concurrent Sessions I

1:40pm- 2:30pm

Developing and Sustaining Effective Partnerships for Academic-Residential Integration
Eleanor Finger, Assistant Vice President for Student Life; Brooke Barnett, Associate Provost for Inclusive Community; Shannon Lundeen, Director of Academic Initiatives for the Residential Campus- Elon University 
DUC 234
(Danforth University Center)
Who are you? Learning Analytics in the Residential Colleges.
Philip Strong, Associate Dean, Lyman Briggs (Residential) College; Mackenzie Fritz, Associate Director Residence Education; Jeffrey Judge, Assistant Dean, James Madison (Residential) College; Niki Rudolph, Director of Academic Student Affairs, Residential College in Arts & Humanities – Michigan State University
DUC 239
Maintaining Momentum: Transitioning Leadership within Residential Colleges
Trevor Sutton, Residential Community Director – SMU; Madison Mucci-Ferris, Residential Community Director – SMU; Michelle Madsen, Assistant Director for Residence Life – SMU
DUC 248
Developing Self-Directed Learners: Integrating Faculty Development, Course Redesign, Research and Peer Educators in a Residential College Setting
John R. Sopper, Residential College Director; Dale Schunk, Professor; Maggie Bowyer, Meghan Chinn and Rebecca Stasiak, peer educators –  UNC at Greensboro
DUC 276
Concurrent Sessions II

2:40pm- 3:30pm

Identity Literacy: Designing a Course To Explore Identity and (In)Equality
Odis Johnson, Associate Professor of Sociology and Education; Jill Stratton, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Residential Learning; Poorva Jain, Residential Advisor – Washington University in St. Louis; Zach Romo, Graduate Assistant – University of Georgia
DUC 234
Dine with Me; The Story of Successful Partnerships between Dining Services, Student Life and Academic Affairs
TJ Bowie, Coordinator of Residential Campus Dining and Engagement – Elon University
DUC 248
On Prepositions: Building and Managing Partnerships between Faculty and Student Affairs
Darleny Cepin, Director of Student Life, Mathey College (Princeton University); Tim DeBold, Assistant Director, Residential Academic Initiatives (Northwestern University); Shannon Lundeen, Director of Academic Initiatives for the Residential Campus (Elon University); Ethan Stephenson, Director, Faculty Living-Learning Programs (Cornell University); Ethan Youngerman, Faculty Fellow in Residence (New York University); Brad Zakarin, Director, Residential Academic Initiatives (Northwestern University)
DUC 276
Developing First Year Student Leaders within a Residential Campus
Kaila Price, Community Director; Sam Beckas, Graduate Assistant, Jennifer Zinchuk Assistant Professor of English – Elon University
DUC 239
Concurrent Sessions III


Variation Among Residential Faculty Roles: Understanding the Connections
Chalene Helmuth, Faculty Head of Sutherland House, The Martha Rivers Ingram Commons; Douglas H. Fisher, Faculty Director of Warren College – Vanderbilt University
DUC 276
Structuring Healthy Partnerships through Role Definition and Communication Strategies
Dr. Terri Garrett, Associate Director for Academic Initiatives, Baylor University; Dr. Karon LeCompte, Associate Professor, Curriculum & Instruction and Faculty-in-Residence for the Leadership Living-Learning Center; Leia Duncan, Director for Brooks Residential College; Holly Joyner, Program Director for Baylor & Beyond Living-Learning Center
DUC 239
Transformative Residential Programming: The Story of USC College Access Day
Dr. John Pascarella, Associate Professor of Education, Chair of the Master of Arts in Teaching Program, and USC Resident Faculty; Emily Sandoval, USC Director of Residential Education
DUC 234
Along for the Ride; Life as a Live-in Partner in a Residential College
Heidi Son, Faculty in Residence Spouse; Jonathan Ferris, Residential Community Director Spouse – SMU
DUC 248
4:30pm- 5:00pm Shuttles provided from DUC Danforth University Center
5:00pm- 6:30pm Networking social for
professionals and partners
Light appetizers provided
Pin-Up Bowl
5:00pm- 6:30pm Networking social for students
Light appetizers provided
The Lofts Multipurpose Room
6:30pm No Host Dinner- Dinner on your own Dining Recommendations Here


Saturday, November 4, 2017

RCS Day 2

Time Session Location
8:15am- 8:30am Shuttle from Sheraton Hotel Sheraton lobby
Concurrent Sessions 1


Why CREATIVITY matters for the 21st century students
Cecilia J. Pang, Phd., Director, LIBBY Residential Academic Program, Tyler Alpern, Senior Instructor, LIBBY Residential Academic Program, Leslee Broersma, Senior Instructor, LIBBY Residential Academic Program -University of Colorado at Boulder
DUC 248
Engaging Live Out Faculty Members
Shannon Lundeen, Elon University; Mark Morvant, University of Oklahoma; Jonathan Manz, Purdue University; James Penven, Radford University
DUC 276
LEAD LLC: A residential and community model of leadership development
Rebekah Tate, LEAD LLC Student Director; Love Afrifa, LEAD LLC Mentor Director; Kyle Wang, LEAD LLC Correspondence Director; Amanda Weakley, LEAD LLC Fellowship Director, Ryan Blas, LEAD LLC Service Director, Tatiana Aceves, LEAD LLC External Director; Caelin Smith, LEAD LLC CL Exec. Representative; Dr. Karon LeCompte, Faculty-in-Residence – Baylor University 
DUC 233

Concurrent Sessions II

10:15am- 11:05am

A Common(s) Experience: Piloting Common Courses in the Residential Commons
Sam Gavic, Residential Community Director; Martin Camp, Faculty in Residence and Assistant Dean for Graduate and International Programs and Professor of Practice at the SMU Dedman School of Law; Stephanie Amsel PhD, Director of the Hilltop Scholars Program, Department of English – Southern Methodist University
DUC 233
Working Together: Creative Collaborations between Residence Life and Residential Academic Programs Elizabeth Anderman, Associate Director Farrand Residential Academic Program; Cecilia Pang, Director Libby Residential Academic Program; Monika Weber, Farrand Hall Director; Jennifer Fox, Libby Hall Director – University of Colorado, Boulder DUC 248
Envisioning a New Residential College On Your Campus
Dr. Mark Morvant, Senior Fellow; Dr. Keith Gaddie, Senior Fellow; Leslie Spielman, Assistant Senior Fellow; Zac Stevens, Assistant Senior Fellow; Yolande Graham, Resident College Director; Nicole Shipes, Resident College Director – University of Oklahoma
DUC 276
Hire for Attitude: Selecting staff to work in a RC model
Ele Luna, Associate Director for Training & Development – Southern Methodist University
DUC 234
11:05am- 11:30am Provided Coffee and Snack Break DUC 240
Hospitality Room
Concurrent Sessions III

11: 30am- 12:20pm

Innovating Assessment: Using Design Thinking to Evaluate and Build Academic Initiatives in a Residential Community
Terry Tomasek, Faculty Director for the Colonnades Neighborhood; Cristina Vega Community Director for the Colonnades Neighborhood – Elon University
DUC 276
Enhancing the Residential Experience through Collaborative Partnerships
Emily Sandoval, Director of Residential Education; Erin Hunter, Associate Director; Derek Murakami, Assistant Director; Jennifer Ellingwood, Assistant Director – University of Southern California
DUC 234
Restorative Justice: Developing Strong Residential Communities
Molly Pierson, Associate Director of Residential Life; Raven Robinson, Residential College Director; John Rios, Residential College Director – Washington University in St. Louis
DUC 248
Reexamining and Redeveloping Faculty Associate Programs in Residential Colleges
Sarah Kelly, Assistant Principal Preston Residential College, University of South Carolina; Lara Lomicka Anderson, Faculty Principal, Preston Residential College, University of South Carolina
DUC 233
Concurrent Sessions IV

12:20pm- 1:10pm

Live & Learn: A Proposal for a Book on Faculty-in-Residence
Doug Fisher, Faculty Director of Warren College & Associate Professor of Computer Science Rishi Sriram, Faculty Steward of Brooks College & Associate Professor of Higher Education
DUC 233
When is a Residential College Not a Residential College
Carl Krieger, Director of Residential Life; Dr. Jonathan Manz, Assistant Director Residential Life – Purdue University 
DUC 234
Establishing the Relevance of Student Housing Organizations in a Residential College Model
Ty Krueger, National Residence Hall Honorary Advisor; Matt Nadler, Assembly of Residential Housing Advisor – Southern Methodist University
DUC 248
How to Utilize or Adapt Spaces for Programs without Major Redesign
Tom Hier, Principle, Biddison Hier, Ltd. and KSQ Design
DUC 276
1:30pm- 3:00pm Lunch Provided College Hall
2:00pm- 3:00pm Facilitated Panel
How Residential College Communities Can Best Respond To Community Crises In Our Current Climate
Facilitation led by Kawanna Leggett, Executive Director of Residential Life
Panelists: Rob Wild, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of Students; Emelyn A. dela Peña, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of the Center for Diversity and Inclusion; Deanna Barch, Chair of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Robert S. Brookings Residential College Faculty Fellow; Jeffery Matthews, Professor of the Practice in Drama, William Greenleaf Eliot Residential College Faculty Fellow; BB Bynum, Residential Community Director
College Hall
3:00pm- 4:00pm Plenary Session III
Dr. Mark Morvant, Associate Provost for Teaching and Technology, Executive Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence, and Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Oklahoma
College Hall
4:00pm- 4:15pm Closing Remarks College Hall