Fall 2017 Conference Schedule

Wednesday, November 1
Time and Duration Session Type Session Description
9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Networking and Check-In
10 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
10:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Full Session Ethical Compliance: Taking Responsibility for Equity in Disability Services (Jen Dugger and Jewls Harris)
11:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. Break
12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch and Optional Breakout Session Building a National Coalition of University Disability Service Offices (James T. Herbert)
1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Keynote How to Grow a Carrot (Nina G)
2:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions Breakout 1: A Look at Non-academic Accommodations for Students who Experience Autism and Live in the Residence Hall: A Research Study (Earlee Kerekes-Mishra and Martha Smith)

Breakout 2: All Numbers and Notes: Creating Accessible Math and Music Materials for Students Who Are Blind (Michele Bromley)

3:45 p.m. to 4 p.m. Break
4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Full Session Resilience and Disability: Helping Students Acquire Skills to Succeed (Susan Stuntzner)
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Banquet at Hallmark Resort
Thursday, November 2
Time and Duration Session Type Session Description
7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Breakfast
9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Full Session Maximizing Standard Operating Procedures: Flexibility with Attendance/Assignment Accommodations (Tay McEdwards)
10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions Breakout 1: Disability 101 (Hilary Gerdes and Christina Bruck)

Breakout 2: Working Toward Effective Collaboration: A Panel Discussion with Vocational Rehabilitation Organizations and Disability Services (CORE)

11:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. Break
12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Business Meeting
1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Full Session Organizational Change via Resolution Agreement (Shawn Foster)
3 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Full Session Listserv in Real Time (Gabriel Merrell and Jennifer Gossett)
4:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Exhibitor Hall and Hors d’Oeuvre Reception
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Dinner on your Own
8 p.m. Bonfire (weather permitting)
Friday, November 3
Time and Duration Session Type Session Description
7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Breakfast and Mentorship Conversation
9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Full Session Office of Civil Rights (OCR) Overview (Tim Sell)
11 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Full Session Listserv in Real Time Jeopardy (Gabriel Merrell and Jennifer Gossett)