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May 21, 2013

Congratulations to the VCCA Showcase Winners!

It is my pleasure to inform you that Scott Cassell has won the VCCA Outstanding Faculty Award and Amy Maiolo has won the Outstanding Staff Award. Please be sure to congratulated them. They will receive their awards at the 2013 VCCA Conference.  Thank you all for voting!

If you are interested in becoming a member of the VCCA please complete and return the Membership application me.

Click on this link and select Membership from the top menu bar to access the Membership form: http://www.vccaedu.org/

Please email if you have any questions. dasciolla@virginiawestern.edu

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

This year’s Virginia Community Colleges Association’s annual Conference will be held in Virginia Beach, Virginia, at The Holiday Inn Virginia Beach-Norfolk Hotel and Conference Center, October 3-5, 2013. 

In order to afford our membership the best possible personal and professional development opportunities, we are asking administrators, faculty, staff, commission chairs, college contacts, and any other interested members to submit proposals for concurrent sessions for this year’s conference. Please consider participating as a presenter, or if you can, please pass this message along to someone you feel may be interested in participating. Submit your proposal online at http://www.vccaedu.org by May 31, 2013.

Several topics presented at past conferences:

  • Video Cams:  Quick Creation of Content
  • Critical Thinking or Thinking Too Much?
  • Student Engagement through Team-Based Learning
  • Making Connections: Appreciating Diversity
  • Thinking Small in a Shrinking World
  • Does This Problem Belong to Me?
  • Improve Your Health by Keeping Stress at Bay

Possible topics could include:

  • Leadership
  • Teambuilding
  • Student Development
  • Crisis/Safety
  • Internet Safety
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Using Your iPad
  • Business Etiquette
  • Global Culture Sensitivity Training

Please submit your proposal on-line at http://www.vccaedu.org.

If you have any questions, please contact Peggy Manuelito, Concurrent Session Coordinator at pmanuelito@tcc.edu or Ms. Chris Pauly, VCCA President at cpauly@tcc.edu