Schedule

Sunday, October 2   

5:00 p.m​.   Shuttle Service to Trinity College
Departing from the front of the Hartford Marriott Downtown, 200 Columbus Blvd., Hartford, Phone: (860) 249-8000.


Note: parking will be available on Summit Street across from the Admissions and Career Development Center driveway. Please follow the directions for the western and northern areas of campus. Directional signs will be posted. (campus map #1).

​5:30 p.m​.                            

President’s Welcome Reception
President’s House, 133 Vernon Street 
(campus map #61)
6:30 p.m. President’s Welcome Dinner
Reese Room, Smith House, 123 Vernon Street (campus map #60)
8:00 p.m.      

Opening Address
From Rhetoric to Accountability: Rethinking Institutional Responses to Student Demands for Equity and Inclusion
Shaun Harper, Ph.D.
Professor and Executive Director of the Center for the Study of Race & Equity in Education, University of Pennsylvania
Grand Room, Admissions and Career Development Center

Discussants: Darryl Pinckney, award-winning writer (novelist, playwright, and essayist), and Sonia Cardenas, Ph.D., Dean of Academic Affairs and Professor of Political Science, Trinity College

Note: Dr. Harper will attend through Monday mid-morning to permit interaction with attendees

Following the Opening Address                  Shuttle Service to the Hartford Marriott Downtown
Departing from the front of the Admissions and Career Development Center (campus map​ #1).

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Monday, October 3  ​

7:30 a.m​.    Shuttle Service to Trinity College
Departing from the front of the Hartford Marriott Downtown, 200 Columbus Blvd., Hartford, Phone: (860) 249-8000.


Note: parking will be available on Summit Street across from the Admissions and Career Development Center driveway. Please follow the directions for the western and northern areas of campus. Directional signs will be posted. (campus map #1).

Also note: A​ place to store your luggage will be available on campus.
​8:00 a.m. Breakfast
Reese Room, Smith House, 123 Vernon Street (campus map #60)
8:30 - 10:00 a.m.        Discussion
Supporting Students, Revitalizing Liberal Learning: How Educators Can Lead in the Creation of Inclusive Excellence
Carol Geary Schneider, Ph.D.
President Emerita, Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U
​)
Reese Room, Smith House, 123 Vernon Street (campus map​ #60)​
10:00 - 10:15 a.m.​           Break
Reese Room, Smith House, 123 Vernon Street (campus map​ #60)​
10:15 - 11:45 a.m.                                                         ​  Presidents' Panel
Panelists: 
Joanne Berger-Sweeney, Ph.D.​, Trinity College
Katherine Bergeron, Ph.D., Connecticut College
Sean Decatur, Ph.D., Kenyon College
David Oxtoby, Ph.D.​, Pomona College

Moderator: M. Lee Pelton, Ph.D., Trustee of Trinity College and President of Emerson College
Reese Room, Smith House, 123 Vernon Street (campus map​ #60)​
Noon - 1:15 p.m. ​ Lunch and Discussion
A Community of Practice
Ajay Nair, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President and Dean of Campus Life, Emory University
Joslin Family 1823 Room, Raether Library and Information Technology Center (campus map #12)
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.​ ​Roundtable Discussions
Presidents and their Teams: When to Listen, Respond, and Take Action

Joslin Family 1823 Room and Group Study Rooms 215-217, Raether Library and Information Technology Center (campus map #12)
2:45 - 3:15 p.m.  Sharing Takeaways and Wrap-up
Joslin Family 1823 Room, Raether Library and Information Technology Center (campus map #12)

 

*Bradley International Airport is approximately 30 minutes from campus. For information on transportation into Hartford, please visit the transportation link​