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NEWS FROM AROUND THE VCCS
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[Chancellor’s Statewide Syllabus with logo]

 Tuesday, October 2, 2018

New Dual Enrollment standards aim to protect the legitimacy of college credits earned in high school classrooms

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/state-board-oks-new-quality-standards-for-dual-enrollment/)

 

Virginia’s Community Colleges look for system-wide responses to student hunger and homelessness

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/vccs-targets-tough-problems-student-hunger-and-homelessness/)

You probably won’t know it when you see it. Student challenges with food and housing-insecurity are rarely obvious.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/food-and-housing-insecurity-suffering-in-silence/)

CHANCELLOR’S RETREAT

Student challenges and VCCS response are front and center at the 2018 Chancellor’s Retreat next week in Virginia Beach. New this year: you can live stream the Chancellor’s “State of the System” address on Facebook and Twitter.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/vccs-leadership-to-gather-chancellors-speech-available-on-the-web/)

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

SVCC scholarship manager receives Chancellor’s Fellowship to pursue master’s degree

 

 

 

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/svcc-staff-member-takes-higher-education-to-new-level-with-chancellors-fellowship-award/)

CHANCELLOR’S LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

Future VCCS leaders take on present-day challenges facing Virginia’s Community Colleges. Chancellor’s Leadership Academy brings together talented faculty, staff and administrators from around the commonwealth.

(http://www.vccs.edu/vccsblog_post/future-vccs-leaders-gather-in-richmond-chancellors-leadership-academy-spotlights-challenges-opportunities-for-virginias-community-colleges/)

Participants at the 2017 Faculty and Administrators Leadership Academy took deep dives into issues facing Virginia’s Community Colleges, including increasing diversity of faculty and administrators in the VCCS, improving transferability, blending credit & non-credit courses, improving communication and data sharing with K12/community college partnerships, and improving completion rates for underrepresented populations. To see their research papers, click here (https://opd.vccs.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Immersion2018.pdf) .

 

VCCS TECHNOLOGY COUNCIL

 

Oct. 3-4

 

JTCC (Midlothian Campus)

 

VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE ASSOCIATION (VCCA) ANNUAL CONFERENCE (HTTPS://SITES.GOOGLE.COM/A/EMAIL.VCCS.EDU/VCCA/CONFERENCES-AND-MEETINGS/2018-ANNUAL-CONFERENCE)

 

Oct. 3-5

 

Fredericksburg Hospitality House

 

ADVISORY COUNCIL OF PRESIDENTS (ACOP)

 

Oct. 9-10

 

Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)

 

CHANCELLOR’S RETREAT

 

Oct. 10-11

 

Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)

 

STEM PEER GROUP

 

Oct. 26-27

 

Virginia Crossings (Glen Allen)

 

CHANCELLOR’S FACULTY ADVISORY COMMITTEE (CFAC)

 

Nov. 1-2

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

INSTRUCTIONAL EXCELLENCE ACADEMY

 

Nov. 8-9

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

ACADEMIC AND STUDENT AFFAIRS COUNCIL (ASAC)

 

Nov. 8-9

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

VCCS MILITARY & VETERAN EDUCATION SUMMIT (HTTP://WWW.CVENT.COM/EVENTS/2018-VCCS-MILITARY-AND-VETERAN-SUMMIT/EVENT-SUMMARY-7A3F0C3B441C4A878DE6F774F54B73DC.ASPX)

 

Nov. 8-9

 

Hampton Roads Convention Center (Hampton)

 

STATE BOARD MEETING

 

Nov. 14-15

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

HUMANITIES PEER GROUP

 

Nov. 15-16

 

Virginia Crossings (Glen Allen)

 

STUDENT LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

 

Nov. 16-18

 

Founder’s Inn (Virginia Beach)

 

HIRE EDUCATION CONFERENCE

 

Dec. 5-7

 

Omni Homestead (Hot Springs)

 

ADVISORY COUNCIL OF PRESIDENTS (ACOP)

 

Dec. 6

 

Omni Homestead (Hot Springs)

 

VCCS TECHNOLOGY COUNCIL

 

Jan. 30-31, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

ADVISORY COUNCIL OF PRESIDENTS (ACOP)

 

Feb 6-7, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

COUNCIL OF DEANS AND DIRECTORS/ACADEMIC AND STUDENT AFFAIRS COUNCIL (CODD/ASAC)

 

March 6-8, 2019

 

Location TBD

 

NEW HORIZONS CONFERENCE (HTTP://NEWHORIZONS.VCCS.EDU/2019-NEW-HORIZONS/)

 

Apr. 10-12, 2019

 

Hotel Roanoke & Conf. Center (Roanoke)

 

ADVISORY COUNCIL OF PRESIDENTS (ACOP)

 

Apr 16-17, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

ACADEMIC AND STUDENT AFFAIRS COUNCIL (ASAC)

 

May 23-24, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

VCCS TECHNOLOGY COUNCIL

 

May 29-30, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

ADVISORY COUNCIL OF PRESIDENTS (ACOP)

 

June 18-19, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

 

COUNCIL OF DEANS AND DIRECTORS/ACADEMIC AND STUDENT AFFAIRS COUNCIL (CODD/ASAC)

 

Sept. 4-6, 2019

 

Location TBD

 

ACADEMIC AND STUDENT AFFAIRS COUNCIL (ASAC)

 

Nov. 7-8, 2019

 

System Office (Richmond)

With thanks to the sponsors of VCCS Special Events and Conferences

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