Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program Schedule

Harbor Room
Seaport Room
Salon F
Grand Pacific Ballroom D

2015 Conference, February 5-7

Friday, 2/6 - Joint PhysTEC Conference and Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program Workshop
6:00pm-7:00pm
Registration (Foyer outside Grand Pacific Ballroom D)
7:00pm-9:00pm
Dessert Reception & Joint Poster Session for PhysTEC Conference and Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program Workshop (Foyer outside Grand Pacific Ballroom D)
Saturday Morning, 2/7 - Joint PhysTEC Conference and Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program Workshop
7:30am-8:15am
Registration & Breakfast (Foyer outside Grand Pacific Ballroom D)
8:15am-8:30am
Opening Remarks
8:30am-9:30am
9:30am-10:00am
Break
10:00am-11:00am Joint Plenary: Increasing Involvement in the Physics Major by Targeting Careers Ron Henderson
Closing remarks for PhysTEC Conference
 
Planning session: Current Status and Problem Identification
11:00am-12:00pm
Group 1
Group 2
Group 3
12:00pm-1:00pm
Lunch
 
Planning Session: Building Enrollments
1:00pm-2:00pm
Group 1
Group 2
Group 3
2:00pm-2:45pm Threatened Departments: How They Responded -- How They Fared Theodore Hodapp
2:45pm-3:15pm
Break
3:15pm-4:15pm
 
Planning Session: Developing Plans
4:15pm-5:15pm
Group 1
Group 2
Group 3
6:00pm
Facilitated Dinner Groups
Sunday Morning, 2/8 - Building a Thriving Undergraduate Physics Program Workshop
7:30am-8:15am
Breakfast (Foyer outside Grand Pacific Ballroom D)
8:15am-9:00am What To Do with the Other 40% Toni Sauncy
9:00am-9:30am Case Study: The Power of Collaboration and Engagement in Transforming a Program into a Thriving Program Vivian Incera
9:30am-9:45amam
Break
 
Planning Session: Finalizing Department Plans and Preparation for Department Presentation
9:45am-10:45am
Group 1
Group 2
Group 3
10:45am-11:00am
Break
11:00am-12:00am
Reports From Departments