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Questions

If you have any questions about the content or organization of this event, contact Lauren Hall at (803) 777-0279 or hallla@mailbox.sc.edu. Information about this Institute and other events sponsored by the National Resource Center can be found at www.sc.edu/fye.

 

Tentative Schedule

(times may vary slightly)

Friday, July 25, 2014

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Welcome and Introductions
1:35 pm - 2:20 pm Defining the First-Generation College Student
2:25 pm - 3:45 pm Understanding First-Generation College Students and their Needs and Characteristics
3:45 pm - 4:00 pm Afternoon Break
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm Factors that Contribute to Success for First-Generation Students
5:20 pm - 6:20 pm

Building a Comprehensive Institutional Approach to
First-Generation Student Success

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Reception - Renaissance Hotel

Dinner on Your Own

Saturday, July 26, 2014

8:00 am - 9:00 am Breakfast - Renaissance Hotel
9:00 am - 10:30 am Developing Curricular and Co-curricular Strategies and Initiative for First-Generation Students
10:30 am - 10:45 am Refreshment Break
10:45 am - 12:15 pm Strategizing to gain institutional support for First-Generation Programs and Strategies
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch - Renaissance Hotel
1:45 pm - 3:15 pm Defining the Role of Faculty and Staff in First-Generation Student Success
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Refreshment Break
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Accessing Programs and Strategies for Supporting
First-Generation Students

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

On-Site Work time
Select at least one of the following activities to accomplish during this period:

  1. Roundtable with faculty
  2. Work on action plan
  3. Work with team
  Dinner on Your Own

Sunday, July 27, 2014

8:00 am - 9:00 am Breakfast - Renaissance Hotel
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Faculty Panel
10:00 am - 10:15 am Refreshment Break
10:15 am - 11:15 am Student Panel
11:40 am - 12:15 am Wrap-Up Session: Taking it All Home