Ohio Association of Two-Year Colleges
Annual Conference --
October 9, 2015 -- Save
Join us at
Zane State College in
Zanesville, OH on October 9, 2015 when we discuss ways of "Sparking
McDonald is the conference
chair. Brad Garner, Director of Faculty Enrichment at Indiana
Wesleyan University, will be our keynote speakers. His topic will
be "Accountable Relationships: A Key to Student Success."
Extended for the Call for
Proposals until May 15, 2015
Send in yours now!
We are now accepting presentation
proposals until May 15. Take advantage of this extended deadline
and join us as a presenter!
for submitting a proposal is very simple:
● Title and a one-sentence description of your presentation
● Your name, institution, address, phone, email, and contact information
● Any special equipment needs (computers and projection monitors are
● A 250-word proposal summary that links presentation goals to the
conference theme ("Sparking Student Engagement"); describes the major
points of the presentation; and explains how the information will
benefit the audience
see the extended
Proposals. For questions,
please contact Saylor Kelly at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Poster presentations are also an option.
We are now accepting nominations for the 2015
Full-Time Teacher-of-the-Year and
Adjunct Teacher-of-the-Year. Nominations are due by May 15,
Please contact Awards chair
Connie Golden for questions.
Thank you for nominating outstanding faculty colleagues for our
teaching awards last year. Here is the complete
list of the nominees and winners of last year's awards.
This $1,500 award is
given to the teacher who best enhances teaching and learning in the
classroom. Nominations are now closed. For questions, please contact
Jamie Shuster of Eastern Gateway Community College, the winner of the
2014 Teaching Grant.
Davis-Zimmerman Student Scholarship
This award is
given out annually to a student from the conference host college.
The award is named in recognition of two long-serving Board members,
Kent Zimmerman and Dr. Russ Davis, III. The 2015 student
scholarship winner will be announced during the luncheon at the 2015 conference
at Zane State.
The OATYC annually publishes a refereed
submitting your research and/or conference paper to our refereed
journal. Submissions are accepted year-round, and proposals are
blind reviewed for acceptance. Please contact
Kelly Webb for more information.
Information for trustees of Ohio's two-year colleges is provided by
the Ohio Association of Community
which was founded in 1993 as a forum for sound trustee training,
communication, and trustee-president cooperation.
The Ohio Faculty Senate of
Community and Technical Colleges, established in 1995, is made up of
representatives chosen by the faculty from each two-year college in
Ohio. The OFSCTC, which meets four times annually in the
offices of the Regents, provides the voice and perspective of the
two-year faculty to the Chancellor and Regents on the relevant issues
facing higher education.
The American Association of
Community Colleges is the primary national advocacy organization for
community colleges, with the mission of "building a nation of learners."