WGU Colorado Community College Summit

Schedule

Thu Oct 14 2021 at 09:00 am to 02:30 pm

Location

Colorado Community College System - Lowry Conference Center | Denver, CO

WGU Colorado Community College Summit
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Please join WGU for our Colorado Community College Summit. Light breakfast and lunch will be provided.
About this Event

Your 4 Key Takeaways:

- Interactive workshop on competency based education with Dr. Maureen O'Brien - WGU VP, Evaluation Operations. Learn how the basic concepts of competency based education can benefit your institution.

- Nichole Torpey-Saboe, PhD - Director of Research at the Strada Education Network. Presenting highlights from her research on reconnecting recent high school grads to their college aspirations.

- Panel: Hear from a panel of WGU/Colorado community college graduates on their transfer experience.

Schedule:

8:30-9:00: Check-in and Breakfast

9:00-9:15: Welcome & WGU 101

9:15:9:30: Bridge to Bachelor’s Degree and WGU’s Responsible Borrowing Initiative (RBI)

9:30-9:50: College of Business Deep-Dive

9:50-10:10: College of IT Deep-Dive

10:10-10:20: Break

10:20-10:40: College of Health Professions Deep-Dive

10:40-12:00: Competency-Based Education Workshop

Maureen O’Brien- WGU Vice President, Evaluation Operations

12:00-12:45: Lunch

12:45-1:25: Strada Education Network

Nichole Torpey-Saboe, PhD - Director of Research - Reconnecting to College for the High School Classes of 2020, 2021

1:15-1:50: Student Panel

1:50-2:00: Break

2:00-2:20: Teachers College Deep-Dive

2:20-2:30: Q&A and Wrap-up


We realize many of you are traveling a long distance and if you would like mileage reimbursement please contact Andrew Moore at [email protected] for additional information and eligibility.

We continue to monitor the ever-changing COVID-19 situation and navigate safety protocols for in-person events. At this time, we are encouraging everyone to wear a mask while inside and social distance as comfortable regardless of vaccination status. These precautions may change again in the near future, and we will send out updates as applicable.

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Where is it happening?
Colorado Community College System - Lowry Conference Center, 1061 Akron Way, Denver, United States
Tickets

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Host or PublisherAndy Moore (WGU)
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