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Monday, August 12
 

8:30am

Lori Winningham Welcome
Opening session with our Vice-President of Academics.

Monday August 12, 2019 8:30am - 9:30am
Clifford Stone Room

9:40am

All I Know Is What I Read In The Papers
Print newspapers are not as popular as they use to be. How do you keep up with the news? Online! Learn how to access the Chronicle of Higher Education and the New York Times for the latest in national, international, and higher education news. Read anywhere and anytime at your convenience.

Session Objectives:
Faculty will be able to :
1. Create accounts and log in to both databases.
2. Find an article in each.
3. Link the article in their Canvas Course

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 9:40am - 10:40am
Library

9:40am

Banner 9 Training
This workshop will be a review of Banner 9 Finance.  I will provide a quick tutorial of Banner 9 navigation, how to create requisitions, view documents, receive documents and how to view your budgets.

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 9:40am - 10:40am
Dankert Board Room

9:40am

Cheating With Technology
In this session, we'll reveal the latest tools in plagiarism detection, including AI that is smart enough to craft convincingly paraphrased passages.


Monday August 12, 2019 9:40am - 10:40am
20009

9:40am

Commercial Value
Commercials can be used for more than a chance to go to the kitchen for a snack.  Explore the possibilities for using commercials to teach concepts and critical thinking. Who knows what might be hidden in those 20 to 60 seconds!? 

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 9:40am - 10:40am
20008

9:40am

Destressed Students
Join Robert Carlson for a conversation on how to help students cope with the changes in their life situation as they transition into / navigate college.

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 9:40am - 10:40am
20006

9:40am

Grammar Basics
The Basics of Grammar and Punctuation: Some Guidance for Faculty When Assessing Student Writing

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 9:40am - 10:40am
20007

9:40am

Service Now
Come and join us to learn more about the new self-service portal at Butler! We will demonstrate the features within the portal and offer information regarding tickets and the requests for service.


Monday August 12, 2019 9:40am - 10:40am
209

10:50am

7 Principles of Good Practice in Higher Education
Faculty Development is moving toward DIY development. The library has the perfect toolkit to help you develop your skills. The framework for the toolkit is the 7 Principles of Good Practice in Higher Education which are:
Good practice in undergraduate education:
1. Encourages contact between students and faculty
2. Develops reciprocity and cooperation among students.
3. Encourages active learning.
4. Gives prompt feedback.
5. Emphasizes time on task.
6. Communicates high expectations.
7. Respects diverse talents and ways of learning
If you would like to learn something new about any one of these topics, visit this session.

Session Objectives:
1. Learn about the 7 Principles of Good Practice in Higher Education
2. Access and navigate the Teaching Toolkit
3. Discover new databases
4. Search for resources and add them to the toolkit

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 10:50am - 11:50am
Library

10:50am

Artificial Intelligence in Teaching
We often don’t notice how AI systems currently use and affect the information we see around us. Examples like Google adapting search results based on previous searches, Netflix making recommendations based on user data or bots responding to queries are just some of the examples of how AI impacts our daily lives. How is AI used in education?
This session will show examples of how artificial intelligence is being used by teachers, students and administrators. Starting with an introduction to AI, examples of how artificial intelligence will impact education will be presented.

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 10:50am - 11:50am
Dankert Board Room

10:50am

Intel Unite
Intel Unite is an exciting, new opportunity for faculty and students to collaborate in the classroom! We will be introducing features within this software that will allow both you and your students to share content from laptops and smart devices.


Monday August 12, 2019 10:50am - 11:50am
209

10:50am

Master Courses and Academic Freedom
This workshop will focus on what a master course is, the benefits, and how it can be tailored to fit your course. At Butler Community College, we focus on service and caring as Timeless Institutional Values. Using master courses to ensure consistency and accessibility is key in displaying this value. Elena Allen will share her experience in working with EdTech to create a College Reading Master course.

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 10:50am - 11:50am
20009

10:50am

Meditation for Beginners
This session will focus on the psychological and health benefits of meditation, demystifying the simple practice. Time permitting, we will meditate together.  

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 10:50am - 11:50am
20008

10:50am

MTG: Mentoring teams and student success management
This session will provide an update on recent developments on mentoring teams among first year experience students, anticipating ways AVISO can support the system and amplify impacts.


Monday August 12, 2019 10:50am - 11:50am
20006

10:50am

MTG: Resources and Services
This session will provide you with necessary information about the many resources, services and programs at Butler created to assist students in their academic and personal success. These areas are focused on providing for social interaction and engagement, academic support services, personal support, health and wellness, counseling, and more.


Monday August 12, 2019 10:50am - 11:50am
15205

12:00pm

Closed Luncheon for Leads, Deans, and Chairs
Exclusively for Academic Leadership, Leads, Deans, and Chairs will wrestle with topics they will later relate to general and adjunct faculty. 

Monday August 12, 2019 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Clifford Stone Room

1:30pm

Brain Friendly Teaching
New research has helped us know a lot about how the brain learns and educators must take advantage of that research to provide a brain-friendly environment.  This session will explore strategies and steps that promote critical thought and understanding during our classes.  A variety of practical ideas will be shared.  

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm
20009

1:30pm

How to Prepare for Retirement - Trifecta Planning
Questions regarding retirement planning? Robert Carlson will discuss the trifecta needed to achieve a successful retirement plan. A successful retirement plan does not always mean money.  During our time we will focus on two important factors: money and happiness. 

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm
20007

1:30pm

Minding the Gap: Educational Resources for Students Outside of the Classroom
Many students enter college unaware of the resources available to help them succeed.  Please join Cassie Zeiner - incoming Academic Success Coach and Tutor Coordinator - and I, Andy Jones - Director of the Online Writing Lab - for an overview of the programs and options available to students combined with a little self-reflection and direction concerning how you can enable your students to achieve their goals.  We will be offering an overview of tutoring services and detailed instructions about how and where to submit assignments for review by the OWL as well as some tips to encourage students to form their own study groups and take charge of their own education.

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm
20008

1:30pm

MTG: Hidden Curriculum
No Description Provided.

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Dankert Board Room

1:30pm

MTG: Mentoring teams and student success management
This session will provide an update on recent developments on mentoring teams among first year experience students, anticipating ways AVISO can support the system and amplify impacts.


Monday August 12, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm
20006

1:30pm

PROVIDE
This session will offer an overview of the  program viability determination process in an open forum format for faculty to ask questions regarding PROVIDE and next steps.

Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm
210

2:40pm

Division Meeting ASE
Monday August 12, 2019 2:40pm - 4:00pm
20009

2:40pm

Division Meeting FAC
Monday August 12, 2019 2:40pm - 4:00pm
700 building theatre

2:40pm

Division Meeting HEP
Monday August 12, 2019 2:40pm - 4:00pm
15-225

2:40pm

Division Meeting HSS
Monday August 12, 2019 2:40pm - 4:00pm
15-229

2:40pm

Division Meeting STEM
Monday August 12, 2019 2:40pm - 4:00pm
Clifford Stone Room

4:00pm

Dr. K's Reception
Monday August 12, 2019 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Clifford Stone Room

5:00pm

Rose Hill Social
Monday August 12, 2019 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Butler of Rose Hill
 
Tuesday, August 13
 

8:30am

TUES OFFICE/MEETINGS
Full-time Faculty
Generally, at your dean's direction, use this time to prep, collaborate, get your game on!

Tuesday August 13, 2019 8:30am - 4:30pm

11:00am

STEM Meeting
Speakers

Tuesday August 13, 2019 11:00am - 1:00pm
20008

1:00pm

Carl Perkins Meeting
Speakers

Tuesday August 13, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
20008

2:00pm

Inclusion Council Meeting
Tuesday August 13, 2019 2:00pm - 3:30pm
20008
 
Wednesday, August 14
 

8:30am

WED OFFICE/MEETINGS
Full-time Faculty
Generally, at your dean's direction, use this time to prep, collaborate, get your game on!

Wednesday August 14, 2019 8:30am - 4:30pm

12:00pm

BCCEA Luncheon
Come for pizza and conversation as the Education Association delivers updates and forecasts the year ahead. Members are urged to attend. Prospects and new members are especially invited to join us.

Wednesday August 14, 2019 12:00pm - 3:00pm
20008-9

2:00pm

Accessibility Task Force Meeting
Wednesday August 14, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Dankert Board Room

4:00pm

HAWKES Training
Need help getting your Hawkes courses ready to go for Fall? Come to one or both of these sessions!! A Hawkes representative will be available to train mathematics faculty on the transition to the new book, including how to transition students to the new software. She will also assist faculty with creating new courses in Hawkes, including assigning lesson due dates, exams, and syncing grades in canvas. Cindy and Bethany will also be available off and on to assist with importing the new shells into Canvas. The new module handbooks will be available at this training. ** Cindy and Bethany will be available Wednesday night and Thursday from 2:5-3:30 and 5:00-5:30.

Wednesday August 14, 2019 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Andover 6437 6000 Building, 1810, N Andover Rd, Andover, KS 67002

6:00pm

Wednesday (EVENING) with Winningham
We're planning an informal potluck get-together for everyone! To attend, simply fill out this RSVP, so we can get the headcount right.

Wednesday August 14, 2019 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Lori Winningham Home 4959 SW Briar Lane, Towanda
 
Thursday, August 15
 

9:00am

New PDX
Thursday August 15, 2019 9:00am - 10:00am
Dankert Board Room

10:00am

Ongoing PDX
Thursday August 15, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dankert Board Room

12:00pm

Lunch and Announcements
Thursday August 15, 2019 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Clifford Stone Room

1:40pm

AVISO
Aviso Retention is a software and AI student success program that will facilitate the tracking and sharing of student academic progress information throughout the network of faculty, advisors, and other student support staff to guide and assist students as they move through their pathway of professional preparation to enter the workforce or transfer on for further education. Founded in 2012, Aviso Retention has assisted other community colleges and will help Butler address ongoing challenges we must address: keeping students engaged and avoiding attrition.  

Thursday August 15, 2019 1:40pm - 2:40pm
Clifford Stone Room

2:50pm

Benefits Open Enrollment Information
Come to this session to learn all about benefits and get your paperwork squared away for 2019-2020.
Kathy will be around after the end of the session to assist with any questions you may have. 

Speakers

Thursday August 15, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
20008-9

2:50pm

Accessibility
Attendees will begin the process of completing the Butler Institutional required Canvas Course Accessibility training. Instructors who use Canvas for materials for online, blended, or face-to-face courses have a responsibility to ensure the accessibility of those materials. Ensuring student success is a strategic priority at Butler Community College and one of our timeless institutional values is caring. These are just two reasons why we should make all courses accessible. Due to this training being required by Butler, the session will not be eligible for PD points.

Speakers

Thursday August 15, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
206

2:50pm

AVISO Afterglow
Join us for a more interactive Q & A on the AVISO product, where we will explore expectations and visit about faculty/student/coach/advisor use cases for the software.


Thursday August 15, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
20006

2:50pm

Breathing Life into Lecture
Do your students show little signs of life when you lecture? Do you feel like your favorite lectures might need an AED to inject a little electricity into them? In this session, we will discuss the most commonly used method of classroom instruction and some ways we can breathe some life back into our lectures.

Speakers

Thursday August 15, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
15206

2:50pm

Cheating with Technology
In this session, we'll reveal the latest tools in plagiarism detection, including AI that is smart enough to craft convincingly paraphrased passages.


Thursday August 15, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
20007

2:50pm

Cyber Security Awareness
Come join us in this workshop to learn more about email security awareness, credential protection, and the resources that can help you avoid robo calls!  


Thursday August 15, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
209

2:50pm

Disability Services 101
Join Teressa Eastman, Director of Disability Services /ADA Compliance Officer/Section 504 Coordinator, as she debuts new resources for faculty and staff. Topics include: how disability accommodations are determined, policies and procedures of the Disability Services Office, Information on working with various disabilities and disability etiquette.

Speakers

Thursday August 15, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
Dankert Board Room

2:50pm

Empty Bowls Initiative LIMITED ENROLLMENT
LIMITED ENROLLMENT, must register in advance here in Shed. CAPPED at 14, for that's all the potter's wheels we have available.  

Join us for a great opportunity to work out of your comfort zone. Learn to craft a pot with the staff and students of the art department. All the bowls we make will be donated to Empty Bowls Wichita. That event takes place in October on WSU's campus and has a suggested donation of $20, for which you get a handmade bowl, a bowl of chili, and the warm fuzzies knowing your money is going to the KS Food Bank.

LIMITED ENROLLMENT

Thursday August 15, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
Ceramics Lab, Art building

2:50pm

PROVIDE
This session will offer an overview of the program viability determination process in an open forum format for faculty to ask questions regarding PROVIDE and next steps.

Speakers

Thursday August 15, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
210

2:50pm

HAWKES Training for Adjuncts
Need help getting your Hawkes courses ready to go for Fall? Come to one or both of these sessions!! A Hawkes representative will be available to train mathematics faculty on the transition to the new book, including how to transition students to the new software. She will also assist faculty with creating new courses in Hawkes, including assigning lesson due dates, exams, and syncing grades in canvas. Cindy and Bethany will also be available off and on to assist with importing the new shells into Canvas. The new module handbooks will be available at these training. ** Cindy and Bethany will be available Wednesday night and Thursday from 2:5-3:30 and 5:00-5:30.

Thursday August 15, 2019 2:50pm - 5:30pm
15126 901 S Haverhill Rd, El Dorado, KS 67042

2:50pm

McGraw-Hill Connect Adjunct Training
An open lab to meet with Steve, our McGraw-Hill representative. 



Thursday August 15, 2019 2:50pm - 6:00pm
15109

4:00pm

General Session with Inclusion Council
No Description Provided.

Thursday August 15, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Clifford Stone Room

5:00pm

Dinner
Thursday August 15, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Clifford Stone Room

6:00pm

 
Friday, August 16
 

8:30am

FRIDAY OFFICE/MEETINGS
Full-time Faculty
Generally, at your dean's direction, use this time to prep, collaborate, get your game on!

Friday August 16, 2019 8:30am - 4:30pm

10:00am

Benefits Open Enrollment Information
NOT for PDD points/hours/sessions.  
Unable to attend the Open Enrollment Breakout Session?
Come to this session to learn all about benefits and get your paperwork squared away for 2019-2020.

Speakers

Friday August 16, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
20008-9

11:00am

Door Calendar-El Dorado
An open lab with Lori Winningham for full-time faculty to get assistance with creating door calendars. 

Friday August 16, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm
15126 901 S Haverhill Rd, El Dorado, KS 67042

11:00am

HEP Meeting
Only expected for LEADS AND CHAIRS in HEP.

Friday August 16, 2019 11:00am - 1:00pm
15-225

1:00pm

Door Calendar- Andover
An open lab with Lori Winningham for full-time faculty to get assistance with creating door calendars.

Friday August 16, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
5110 S 715 E 13th St