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Conference Program

2022 Spring Student Conference

* Conference schedule is subject to change. Check back often as sessions are being added daily.

** A printed copy of the program will be available to conference attendees upon check-in.

Thursday, April 7Session Location 
1:00-6:00 p.m. Conference Registration Lobby (111 West)
1:30-1:50 p.m. Kick-Off to the 2022 Spring Student Conference  
2:00-3:30 p.m.

Concurrent Session l - Workshops

  • Developing Metaliteracy to Identify and Resist Misinformation (part 1)
  • Stretch and Flex Chair Yoga
3:45-5:15 p.m.

Concurrent Session ll - Workshops

  • Developing Metaliteracy to Identify and Resist Misinformation (part 2)
  • Pay for Education - Financial Literacy Series
5:20-6:15 p.m. Conference Welcome  
6:30-7:30 p.m. Dinner  
8:00-9:00 p.m. Evening Entertainment (Game Night) Lobby (111 West)
Friday, April 8Session Location 
7:30-8:30 a.m. Breakfast  
8:00-4:00 p.m. Conference Registration Lobby (111 West)
8:00-4:00 p.m. Information Tables (111 West)
8:30-9:30 a.m.

Concurrent Session lll - Workshops

  • Creating Your Career Plan
  • Is the Bayer & Monsanto Merger Beneficial for the Overall Growth of Bayer?
  • Narratives We Think We Know - The Past, Present, and Future of American Women's Letter Writing
  • We Need to Talk about Mental Health
9:45-10:45 a.m.

Concurrent Session IV - Workshops

  • Adult Refugees Barrier/Challenges to Accessing Higher Education
  • Effective Meetings
  • Psychology of Action
  • Queer Coded Disney Villains
11:00-12:00 p.m.

Concurrent Session V - Workshops

  • Crisis and Resilience: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Responding to and Learning about COVID-19
  • Maximizing LinkedIn for Networking, Professional Development and Job Search
  • Peer Tutoring Information Session
  • Students Helping Students
  • The “Deviant” Academic
12:00-12:45 p.m. Lunch  
12:45-1:45 p.m. Keynote Speaker  
1:45-2:45 p.m. Student Town Hall - Officer in Charge, Dr. Nathan Gonyea  
3:20-4:20 p.m.

Concurrent Session VI - Workshops

  • Being LGBQ/GNCT in the United States Criminal Justice System
  • Mindset, Learning, and Success in College
  • SUNY Empire PRODiG Scholars Program: Supporting Underrepresented Student to Become Professors
  • Your Voices, Heard #MakeItHappen
4:40-5:40 p.m.

Concurrent Session VII - Workshops

  • Leading with Authenticity, Vulnerability, Inclusivity, Trust, and Reflection
  • Pivot! Adapting to Changes and Challenges in and out of Academics
  • SkillsScan: Exploring Your Options
  • That’s it Your Toast
  • Using Translation Applications to Engage Multilingual Audiences
6:00-8:00 p.m. Art Show, Awards Reception & Dinner  
8:30-9:30 p.m. Evening Entertainment - Silent Disco  
Saturday, April 9SessionLocation 
8:00-9:00 a.m. Breakfast  
9:00-10:30 a.m. Student Caucus & Candidate Forum, hosted by the SUNY Empire SGA 143 (113 West)
10:40-11:40 a.m.

Concurrent Session Vlll - Workshops

  • Changemaking 101 - Fundamentals of Effective Advocacy
  • Interdisciplinary Learning Goals
  • K-12 Sign Language Interpreters: Lacking Standardization and Impacting Classroom Access
11:45-noon Conference Wrap-Up & Raffle Prize Drawing Lobby (111 West)

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