2017 ACHE South Schedule (pdf)

Monday APRIL 10, 2017

11:00am Planning Committee Meeting
4:00pm Hotel Check-in
2:00-5:00pm Registration Open
3:00-5:00pm Exhibitor Setup
Dinner/Evening On your own

Tuesday APRIL 11, 2017

7:30-4:00pm Registration Open
8:00-5:00pm Exhibits, Sponsors, University Materials Displays
8:00-8:45am Continental Breakfast / Networking
8:00-8:45am First Timers Meet and Greet Breakfast with ACHE South Executive Board
9:00-9:15am Welcome and Introductions
9:15-10:15am Keynote Speaker – Kim Weitkamp, Treehouse Artists
The Chosen Path
10:15-10:30am Break/Conversation with Vendors
10:30-11:15am Parade of the famous Peabody Ducks
11:15-12:00nn Concurrent Sessions I
  • Leadership 101 (Know Yourself)
  • What Students Gain from a Prior Learning Assessment Program
  • #AskMeAnything- An Admissions and Marketing Roundtable
12:15-1:30pm 2017 Awards Luncheon
1:30-2:15pm Message from ACHE President/Conversations with Vendors/Business Meeting/Door Prize drawing
2:30-3:15pm Concurrent Sessions II
  • Some Secrets of Purposeful Leadership
  • Building Pathways
  • The Science of Story
3:30pm Tours/Outings/Activities in the area (History, Art, Cultural)
Dinner/Evening On your own

Wednesday APRIL 12, 2017

7:30-4:00pm Registration Open
8:00-5:00pm Exhibits, Sponsors, University Materials Displays
8:00-8:45 am Continental Breakfast/Committee Meetings
9:00-10:00 am Keynote Speaker – Dr. Belle Wheelan, SACSCOC President
Current Happening with SACSCOC
10:15-11:00 am Concurrent Sessions III
  • Leading in Continuing Education: A Panel of Experts
  • SACSCOC Question & Answer
  • Assessing & Enhancing Online Faculty Performance
11:00-11:15am Break/Conversation with Vendors
11:15-12:00 pm Concurrent Sessions IV
  • Making 2017 the Year of “You”
  • At the Crossroads of Best Practices & Implementation: Building a Lifelong Learning Institute
  • Creating Adult Pathway-Community College & University Collaboration
12:00-2:00 pm Lunch on your own
2:15-3:00pm Concurrent Sessions V
  • Becoming a Great Leader: Emotional Intelligence Competencies
  • Can You Get More from Your Team: Insights into Coaching & Leading Teams to Success
  • Increasing Education…Increasing Success
3:15-4:00pm Concurrent Session VI
  • Communication W.O.R.C.S.
  • Plagiarism: Helping the Adult Learner Avoid It
  • Methodology for Achieving Social Entrepreneurialism through Graduate Fellowship Program
4:10-4:30pm Conversation with Vendors
5:30-6:30pm Reception honoring ACHE South Past Chairs
6:30-10:30pm Conference Dinner/Music

Thursday APRIL 13, 2017


Plated Breakfast/Keynote Speaker
Dr. Steven Frye, Tennessee Technological University &
Dr. Jonathan Taylor, Troy University
It Came at Me When I Walked in the Door: The Importance of Initial Contact in Learning Environments

10:00-10:45am Concurrent Sessions VII
  • Reflections on Leadership: An Intergalactic Perspective
  • Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College and USC Palmetto College: Marching Together for Student Success
  • The Future of the Online Enterprise
11:00-11:30am ACHE South 2018 Presentation/Evaluations/Vendor Bingo/Closing Remarks/Pass the Gavel
11:00am Hotel Check-out - The hotel will hold your baggage until your departure