SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Schedule as of 9.27.17
 
SUNDAY  OCTOBER 22, 2017
     
1:00 – 2:00 pm Arrival, Registration & Networking  
     
2:00 – 2:15 PM Welcome & Institute Overview Paul Stonely
     
2:15 – 2:30 PM Introduction of Institute Faculty Rick Porter
     
2:30 – 3:00 PM Introduction of Institute Participants Marty Ford
     
3:00 – 4:00 PM LEARNING MODULE ONE: Don McEachron
  “Affinity Diagramming:  
  Building Consensus on Your Campus”  
     
4:00 – 4:15 PM Refreshment Break  
     
4:15 – 5:15 PM LEARNING MODULE TWO: Nancy Johnston
  “High Impact Experiential Education Programs”  
     
5:15 – 6:00 PM LEARNING MODULE TWO:  
  Small Group Reflections & Discussion  
     
  Question: Identify one significant take-away from the Learning Module  
  presentation and how will it apply to what you are planning for your campus?  
  (this question will be used during all the Learning Module reflection  
  and discussion sessions)  
     
6:00 – 6:15 PM LEARNING MODULE TWO:  
  Whole Group Summary Reports  
     
6:15 – 6:30 PM Reflect on Today: Individual Action Plan Rick Porter  
     
6:30 – 7:00 PM Institutional Team Meetings with Faculty Facilitators  
     
7:00 PM Welcome Reception hosted by President Chris Hopey, President, Merrimack College  
  Welcome by Dr. Allan Weatherwax, Sr. Vice-President of Academic Affairs and Provost, Merrimack College  
     
8:00 PM IEE Faculty Meeting  
     
MONDAY OCTOBER 23, 2017
     
8:45 –  9:00 AM Reflections & Discussion Jim Stellar
     
9:00 – 10:15 AM LEARNING MODULE THREE: Donna Qualters
  “Educational Planning for High Impact Results”  
     
10:15 – 11:00 AM LEARNING MODULE THREE:  
  Small Group Reflections & Discussion  
     
11:00 – 11:15 AM Refreshment Break  
     
11:15 – 11:30 AM LEARNING MODULE THREE:  
  Whole Group Summary Reports  
     
11:30  – 12:15 PM Concurrent Round Table Discussions:  
     
  1. Co-Curricular Programs Nancy Johnston
  2. Initiating New Programs Jim Stellar
  3. Service-Learning/Community Engagement Norah McRae
  4. Undergraduate Research Rick Porter
  5. Employer Development Marty Ford
  6. ABET Learning Outcomes Don McEachron
     
12:30 – 1:30 PM Luncheon with Institutional Teams  
     
1:45  –  2:45 PM LEARNING MODULE FOUR: Nancy Johnston
  “An Innovative Framework to Design and Implement Norah McRae
   Experiential Education Programs”  
     
2:45 – 3:30 PM LEARNING MODULE FOUR:    
  Small Group Reflections & Discussion  
     
3:30 – 3:45 PM Refreshment Break  
     
3:45 – 4:00 PM LEARNING MODULE FOUR:  
  Whole Group Summary Reports  
     
4:00 – 4: 15 pm Reflect on Today: Individual Action Plan Rick Porter
     
4:15 – 5:30 PM Institutional Team Meetings  
     
  Delegates, dinner on your own  
     
6:30 PM IEE Faculty Meeting  
     
TUESDAY OCTOBER 24, 2017
     
9:00 – 9:15 AM Reflections & Discussion Jim Stellar
     
9:15 – 10:15 AM LEARNING MODULE FIVE: Norah McRae
  “Developing Intercultural Competencies”  
     
10:15 – 11:00 AM LEARNING MODULE FIVE:  
  Small Group Reflections & Discussion  
     
11:00 – 11:15 AM Refreshment Break  
     
11:15 – 11:30 AM LEARNING MODULE FIVE:  
  Whole Group Summary Reports  
     
11:30 – 12:15 PM Concurrent Round Table Discussions:  
     
  1. Co-Curricular Programs Nancy Johnston
  2. Initiating New Programs Jim Stellar
  3. Service-Learning/Community Engagement Norah McRae
  4. Undergraduate Research Rick Porter
  5. Employer Development Marty Ford
  6. ABET Learning Outcomes Don McEachron
     
12:30 – 1:30 PM Luncheon with Institutional Teams  
     
1:45   – 3:00 PM LEARNING MODULE SIX: Nancy Johnston
  “Designing Strategies for Assessment & Quality Assurance” Don McEachron
     
3:00 –  3:45 PM LEARNING MODULE SIX:    
  Small Group Reflections & Discussion  
     
3:45 – 4:00 PM Refreshment Break  
     
4:00 – 4:15 PM LEARNING MODULE SIX:  
  Whole Group Summary Reports  
     
4:15 – 4:30 PM Reflect on Today: Individual Action Plan Rick Porter
     
4:30 – 5:30 PM Institutional Team Meeting  
     
  Delegates, dinner on your own  
     
6:30 PM IEE Faculty Meeting  
     
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 25, 2017
     
9:00 – 9:15 AM Reflections & Discussion Jim Stellar
     
9:15 – 10:15 AM LEARNING MODULE SEVEN: Rick Porter
  “Developing Institutional & Faculty Engagement  and Capacity Strategies” Jim Stellar
     
10:15 – 11:00 AM LEARNING MODULE SEVEN:  
  Small Group Reflections & Discussion  
     
11:00 – 11:15 AM Refreshment Break  
     
11:15 – 11:30 AM LEARNING MODULE SEVEN:  
  Whole Group Summary Reports  
     
11:30 – 12:30 PM Institutional Team & Individual Participant Reports: Rick Porter
  One significant learning outcome and next steps Jim Stellar
    Nancy Johnston
    Don McEachron
     
12:30 – 12:45 PM WACE Certificates, Gifts & Institute Assessment Forms Marty Ford
    Paul Stonely
     
1:00 PM Luncheon