2017 CCCU Facilities Working Group

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2017 CCCU Facilities Working Group

Gordon College | Wenham, MA
June 12, 2017 - June 14, 2017
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PH:  (202) 546-8713
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Tentative agenda as of 3.23.17; subject to change

Monday, June 12

10:00 AM

For Attendees Who Arrive Early:  Coffee Mixer
Meet together for fellowship and to hear about the methods that Gordon College has been using to raise the level of understanding about the economic stresses facing higher education among the college's employees.

11:00 AM
5:00 PM
Registration/Check-In

12:00 PM
1:00 PM
Lunch
An informal time to gather with old friends and new over a light lunch.

1:00 PM
1:30 PM
Opening Worship & Devotion
Led by Tom Haugen, Chaplain, Gordon College

1:30 PM
1:45 PM
Break/Transition Time

1:45 PM
3:00 PM
Plenary Welcome Session: The Value and Impact of a Christian Higher Education Institution in its Community
Hear Gordon's President, Michael Lindsay, speak on all the blessings brought to Gordon's community by both the economic activity related to the College as well as the myriad ways the College provides social benefits, service and outreach. Learn how to maximize your institution's impact on your community by hearing about Gordon's experience.
Presenter: Michael D. Lindsay, President, Gordon College

3:00 PM
3:30 PM

PM Refreshment Break

3:30 PM
4:45 PM
Savings & Efficiencies
Discussion about areas that we should all be looking for savings or better, more efficient ways to do things.

Facilitator: Steve Brankle, Director of Facilities Services & Sustainability, John Brown University

4:45 PM
5:45 PM
Tour of Gordon College

6:00 PM
7:00 PM
Dinner Buffet

7:00 PM
8:00 PM
Optional Lecture: Convicted Civility
Speaker:  J.R. Briggs, Founder, Kairos Partnerships and Pastor, The Renew Community

OR

Free Time


Tuesday, June 13


7:30 AM
8:30 AM
Breakfast

8:30 AM
9:45 AM
Who Owns It?
Discussion about where various functions should reside (i.e. key access, electronic entry, security, etc.)

Facilitator: John C. Jones, Vice President for Operations-Residential Education, Indiana Wesleyan University

9:45 AM
10:15 AM
AM Refreshment Break

10:15 AM
12:00 PM
Focused Tour of Gordon College - Facilities Deep Dive
Led by Paul Helgesen, Director of Plant Operations & Sustainability, Gordon College

12:00 PM
1:00 PM
Lunch

1:00 PM
2:30 PM
Student Employment & Professional Development
Discussion on how to best utilize student labor and plan for professional development for staff.

Facilitator: Steve Brankle, Director of Facilities Services & Sustainability, John Brown University

2:30 PM
3:00 PM
Break - Prep for campus departure

3:00 PM
  Offsite Outing:  Trip to Boston
Details forthcoming.

Wednesday, June 14

7:30 AM
8:30 AM
Breakfast

8:45 AM
9:45 AM
Campus Master Planning (Residential Housing)
Facilitator: Kathie Shafer, Vice President of Operations, Messiah College

 9:45 AM
10:15 AM
AM Refreshment Break

10:15 AM
12:00 PM
Hot Topic - Best Practices Round Table Wrap Up
Facilitator: Don Davis, Vice President for Administration/CIO, Azusa Pacific University

12:00 PM
  Conference Concludes - Grab 'n Go Box Lunch Available