2021 Spring Conference

2021 Spring Conference

In lieu of our tra­di­tion­al spring region­al con­fer­ences, NCOSS will host a vir­tu­al, syn­chro­nous 2021 Spring Con­fer­ence from 9:00 until 12:30 on Fri­day, Feb­ru­ary 26th.

In order to make this event as con­ve­nient and acces­si­ble as pos­si­ble, the con­fer­ence is free to both mem­bers and non-mem­bers. Ses­sion record­ings will be avail­able to NCOSS mem­bers fol­low­ing the con­fer­ence. Mem­bers are also eli­gi­ble for door prizes, includ­ing $25 Ama­zon gift cards.


Please reg­is­ter for the con­fer­ence. As reg­is­tra­tion is free for both mem­bers and non-mem­bers, please con­sid­er shar­ing this infor­ma­tion with col­leagues inter­est­ed in stu­dent suc­cess.

Call for Pro­pos­als

Please also con­sid­er sub­mit­ting a pro­pos­al. This is a low-stress way to share your exper­tise with col­leagues. We are espe­cial­ly inter­est­ed in ses­sions led by fac­ul­ty with expe­ri­ence teach­ing tran­si­tion, co-req­ui­site, and gate­way cours­es.

Con­fer­ence Sched­ule

9:00–9:30 Open­ing Ses­sion with Dr. Miatudi­la
9:40–10:10 Con­cur­rent Ses­sion A
10:20–10:50 Con­cur­rent Ses­sion B
11:00–11:30 Con­cur­rent Ses­sion C
11:40–12:20 Clos­ing Ses­sion with Mar­si Frances­chi­ni

Fea­tured Speak­ers

Dr. Alain Miatudi­la, Asso­ciate Dean of Engi­neer­ing at CPCC, is the 2020 NCOSS Out­stand­ing Alum­nus from a Stu­dent Suc­cess Pro­gram. He will share the impor­tant role devel­op­men­tal edu­ca­tion has played in his life.
Pro­fes­sor Mar­si Frances­chi­ni is the Direc­tor of Spe­cial Projects with the NC Stu­dent Suc­cess Cen­ter. In this role, she serves as the Direc­tor for Fac­ul­ty Pro­fes­sion­al Devel­op­ment, RISE, and CCRG. She will intro­duce her­self, her role, and share RISE updates.

More infor­ma­tion, includ­ing ses­sion top­ics and links, will be post­ed here as the con­fer­ence approach­es.