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Student Affairs Conference: Challenging Biases & Eliminating the Echo 
*times subject to change

Friday, Nov. 10, 2017

8-9 a.m.                    Registration/Check in

9-10 a.m.                  Welcome and Introduction

10:10-11 a.m.          Session 1 (Full Descriptions)

    • New Professionals and Social Justice
    • Subconscious Hate: Exploring Implicit Bias, Microaggressions, and Bystander Intervention
    • The Power of Empathy: The First Step on the Road to Equity and Inclusivity
    • Power & Influence in Digital Communities

11:15-12:45 p.m.     Lunch and Keynote Speaker - Johanna Dunaway

1-1:50 p.m.               Session 2 (Full Descriptions)

    • Forgotten and Ignored: Highlighting the Experiences of College Students from Rural Areas and What Student Affairs Professionals Can Do to Avoid Urbanormativity
    • Understanding and Supporting Conservative Students
    • What You See Is Not What You Get: Exploring Bias In Student Affairs Assessment
    • Ask Big Questions - Creating Community with Conversation
    • Joining the Conversation: Becoming a Student Affairs Professional

1:50-2:10 p.m.          Break

2:20-3:10 p.m.          Session 3 (Full Descriptions)

    • 1st Amendment on Campus
    • Your Name Matters! A Simplified Approach to Pronouncing People's Names
    • Challenging Bias within the Education System: Addressing Equal Access to Higher Education in Broome County
    • Strengthening Civic Life through Engagement with Diverse Perspectives: An Innovative Community-Based Learning Experience

3:15-3:45 p.m.          Media Panel

3:45-4 p.m.               Closing

4 p.m.                        Reception 

Last Updated: 11/3/17