Spring 2019 Conference Companion

Directions to the Holiday Inn, Electronics Parkway

 

From Syracuse Hancock International Airport: 81S to Exit 25 (7th North St.). Take a right off exit, follow to end.

From the North: Route 81 South to exit 25 7th North Street, Follow 7th North Street to the end and drive straight into hotel entrance.

From the South: Route 81 North to exit 25A, I 90 West toll road toward Buffalo. Exit 37 off of I 90 Electronics Parkway. Through toll, hotel is straight ahead.

From the East: I90 west toll road toward Buffalo. Exit 37 off of I90 Electronics Parkway, Through toll, hotel is straight ahead.

From the West: I 90 east toll road toward Albany. Exit 37 off of I 90 Electronics Parkway, Through toll, hotel is straight ahead.

Agenda

Wednesday, June 5

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM - Executive Board Meeting
Boardroom

1:00 PM to 1:30 PM - Conference Registration
Ballroom Foyer

Pre Conference Sessions

1:30 PM to 2:00 PM - Update from SICAS
Aimee Swan, SICAS Center
Ballroom East

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Banner 9 Tips and Tricks
Antonio Trepesowsky, Ellucian
Ballroom East

3:00 PM to 3:15 PM - Break
Ballroom East

3:15 PM to 4:00 PM - CRM Advise
Tim Dawson, Ellucian
Ballroom East

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM - DegreeWorks Updates
Dawn Bookhout, SICAS Center
Ballroom East

5:00 PM Networking and Dinner on Your Own
(Dining Listed Below)

Thursday, June 6

7:30 AM to 8:30 AM - Breakfast
Restaurant

8:00 AM to 8:45 AM - Conference Registration
Ballroom Foyer

8:45 AM to 9:00 AM - Conference Welcome
Ballroom East

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM - Keynote Presentation
Tod A. Laursen , Senior Vice Chancellor and Provost, State University of New York
Ballroom East

10:30 AM to 10:45 AM - Break
Ballroom West

10:45 AM to 12:00 PM - General Education White Paper
Nina Tamrowski, President of the Faculty Council of Community Colleges and Professor at Onondaga Community College
Gwen Kay, President of the University Faculty Senate and Professor at SUNY Oswego
Christy Fogal, Vice President of the Faculty Council of Community Colleges and Professor at Monroe Community College
Ballroom East

12:00 PM to 1:15 PM - Lunch
Ballroom West

1:15 PM to 2:15 PM - Microcredentialing: Presentation and Q and A
Cynthia Proctor, Director of Communications and Academic Policy Development, State University of New York

2:15 PM to 2:30 PM - Microcredentialing Best Practices
Kicked Off by Kara Saunders, Executive Vice President, SUNYRA

2:30PM to 3:30PM - Study Abroad Credits and the Student Record
Jim Pasquill, Director of International Programs, State University of New York
Ballroom East

3:30 PM to 3:45 PM - Break
Ballroom West

3:45 PM to 4:45 PM - NSC Enrollment Reporting
Sue Ledwell, Regional Director, National Student Clearinghouse
Patrick Ciardullo, Senior Coordinator, Audit Resource Center, National Student Clearinghouse
Ballroom East

5:45 PM to 6:45 PM - Cocktail Hour
SUNYRA Business Partners
Ballroom West

7:00 PM to 11:00 PM - Dinner and Entertainment
Ballroom West

Friday, June 7

8:00 AM to 9:00 AM - Breakfast
Restaurant

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM - Cross Registration
Thom Hanford, Executive Director and Registrar, Student Registration and Record Services, SUNY Cortland
Dan Knox, Director of Student Mobility, Office of the Provost, State University of New York
Ballroom East

10:15 AM to 10:30 AM - Cross Registration Best Practices
Kicked Off by Thom Hanford
Ballroom East

10:30 AM to 10:45 AM - Break
Ballroom West

10:45 AM to 11:45 AM - Cracker Barrel
Ballroom East

11:45 AM to 12:00 PM - Conference Wrap-up
Ballroom East
Boxed Lunches to go in Ballroom West

Things to Do

Dining Nearby

Sights & Scenes

  • Armory Square - Nightlife, restaurants and great cityscapes.

  • Onondaga Lake Park & Longbranch - Great lakeside park - perfect for walking, running, fishing or sitting my the lake. Onondaga Lake Park is also home to the Salt Museum (open on Saturdays).

  • Rosamond Gifford Zoo - Beautiful zoological garden that offers beautiful walks, incredible exhibits, an onsite restaurant and an unrivaled aviary.

  • Everson Museum of Art - The building, designed by I.M. Pei is a work of art itself. The Everson is the first collection in the U.S. to dedicate itself to the collection of American art.

  • Clinton Square and Downtown - Clinton Square is a great place to begin a self-guided walking tour of Downtown Syracuse. Home to the Soldiers and Sailors Monument, the famous Jerry Rescue Monument and vistas in the footprint of the former Erie Canal.

  • E.M. Mills Rose Garden and Thornden Park - The E.M. Mills Rose Garden is a labor of love by the Syracuse Rose Society. It’s situated within Thornden Park, which offers views of the entire Syracuse skyline from the Stewart water tower.

Shopping & Local Products

  • Chuck Hafner's Farmers Market and Garden Center - ‘Hafner Brothers’ began growing fresh fruits & vegetables in 1906 and opened a market in the 1920’s. “Chuck Hafner’s” has been a Syracuse and CNY mainstay ever since. An expansive farmer’s market featuring local goods, produce, garden supplies and art.

  • Liverpool Village Mall - (304 First Street in Liverpool)

  • Marshall Street & Square - A quirky, fun street adjacent to Syracuse University, which features the Marshall Square Mall, Manny’s University Sport Shop and some great dining options. (Marshall St., Syracuse)

  • Destiny USA - A six-story super-regional shopping and entertainment complex.