MCCA Annual Professional Development Conference
MCCA Annual Professional Development Conference

MCCA Annual Professional Development Conference

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Rasmussen College

3500 Federal Dr.

Eagan , MN

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2016 MCCA Professional Development Conference

October 21, 2016

Conference Theme: Retention & Student Engagement                                                                                       

 You can look forward to break out sessions that cover the following topics: 

  • Recruitment
  • Assessment
  • Student Success
  • Classroom Engagement
  • Student Communication

Feature: Faculty panel who will speak to best practices related to student engagement and improving classroom communication. 

Note: Your institution will be invoiced for all attendees, following the conference. A fee of $22/individual will be assessed with a discounted rate of $18/member for schools with 15 or more attendees. MCCA recommends you seek approval from your supervisor prior to registration. 

Call for Submissions: 

Have some best practices for engaging and retaining students?  We would love for you to share your knowledge and expertise with your higher education colleagues!  Check out the submission requirements below and reach out to Lacey or Stacy if you have questions.  

Submission Deadline: August 29, 2016 

Lacey Erickson        612-656-6847

Stacy Severson        612-244-2800

We look forward to your attendance! 

-MCCA Professional Development Committee 

Submission Requirements

·         Title of innovation or solution

·         Name of contact person and contact information

·         Speaker bio 

·         Description of the format and outline of the content and key messages

·         Abstract in 100 words or less describing your program session (to be used in the conference program)

·         Learning outcomes

 Presentation Information and Important Dates

Time: Break-out sessions are limited to 50 minutes: 40 minutes for presenting-10 minutes for Q & A. We strongly recommend presentations be timed in advance to ensure 10 minutes for audience Q & A. This is a very important part of the presentation.

Technology: All presenters are encouraged to bring their own USB drive to ensure presentations display correctly. 

Proposal Submission Deadlines: You must submit your proposal on or before August 29, 2016

Authors notified of selection: You will be notified on or before September 15, 2016 regarding the status of your proposal.

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