ARMS | Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering
PMU | Purdue Memorial Union
STEW | Stewart Center

Download Conference Agenda Here Last Updated 9/29/16

Pre-Conference Activities

Saturday, October 1
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. K-12 Outreach Pre-Conference Training Session  ARMS i2i / B061
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Corporate/Student Engagement Session  ARMS B071

Conference Agenda Overview (to date)

Saturday, October 1
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration PMU (By Campus Map Display)
4:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. New Members’ Reception PMU 263 A/B (2nd floor)
5:45 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Opening Networking Session PMU Anniversary Drawing Room (2nd floor)
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Opening Plenary Session & Book Signing             Free & Open to the Public – RSVP Today! Fowler Hall, Stewart Center
10:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. Bowling / Cards Union Rack and Roll (PMU)
Sunday, October 2
6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m. Worship Service STEW 278
7:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Registration Outside of PMU North Ballroom
7:45 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast (provided to registrants) PMU North Ballroom
8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Plenary Session PMU North Ballroom
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Concurrent Session: MEP Pathways to Graduate School Pt 1 STEW 278
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Concurrent Session: Changing the Mindset of Engineering Students and Families Pt 1 STEW 279
11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Concurrent Session: MEP Pathways to Graduate School Pt 2 STEW 278
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Concurrent Session: Changing the Mindset of Engineering Students and Families Pt 2 STEW 279
12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Break
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch (provided to registrants) PMU North Ballroom
1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Break
1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Concurrent Session: Developing a Plan for Your MEP to Effectively Prepare Students for Graduate School Pt 1 STEW 278
1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Concurrent Session: Diversity: A Grand Challenge in Engineering Pt 1 STEW 279
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Concurrent Session: Developing a Plan for Your MEP to Effectively Prepare Students for Graduate School Pt 2 STEW 278
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Concurrent Session: Diversity: A Grand Challenge in Engineering Pt 2 STEW 279
4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Break
4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Special Training Session: Making STEM Culturally and Socially Relevant and Avoiding the “Gadget Effect.” STEW 278
4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Special Training Session: Global Diversity and Perspective STEW 279
5:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Break
6:45 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. NAMEPA Legacy Awards Celebration Dinner          Attire: Business Professional / Semi-Formal PMU North Ballroom
9:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Live Band Performance: Rodney Stepp and the Stepping Out Band PMU North Ballroom
Monday, October 3
7:45 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast (provided to registrants) PMU North Ballroom
8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Plenary Session PMU North Ballroom
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Concurrent Session: Developing and Managing the “ARCs” of Transfer Partnerships: Agreements, Recruitment, Retention, and Curriculum Pt 1 STEW 202
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Concurrent Session: Maximizing Our Efforts to Support Undergraduate Engineering Students Pt 1 STEW 278
11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Concurrent Session: Developing and Managing the “ARCs” of Transfer Partnerships: Agreements, Recruitment, Retention, and Curriculum Pt 2 STEW 202
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Concurrent Session: Maximizing Our Efforts to Support Undergraduate Engineering Students Pt 2 STEW 278
12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Break
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch (provided to registrants) PMU North Ballroom
1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Break
1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Concurrent Session: Evaluating What Matters: What to Assess and How to Interpret Findings for Program Use Pt 1 STEW 202
1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Concurrent Session: From Advising to Partnering: Leveraging Relationships with Student Organizations to maximize your MEP efforts Pt 1 STEW 278
11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Break
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Concurrent Session: Evaluating What Matters: What to Assess and How to Interpret Findings for Program Use Pt 2
STEW 202
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Concurrent Session: From Advising to Partnering: Leveraging Relationships with Student Organizations to maximize your MEP efforts Pt 2 STEW 278
4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Break
4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Special Training Session: Developing an SSTEM Proposal for NSF STEW 278
4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Special Training Session: STEM Academic Coaching STEW 214A
5:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Break
6:45 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. NAMEPA Awards Celebration Dinner Buchanan Club
Tuesday, October 4
7:45 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast (provided to registrants) PMU
8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. NAMEPA National Business Meeting PMU 263
10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Region A Meeting STEW 313
10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Region B Meeting STEW 306
10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Region C Meeting PMU 263
10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Region D Meeting STEW 204
10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Region E Meeting STEW 306