SACRAO 2021 Agenda
 Agenda - All Times Central Time Zone (CST)

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2021 

8:00 - 8:30 AM  Opening Session and Welcome
8:30 - 9:30 AM  Plenary Session - Higher Education in the Pandemic
 9:30 - 10:00 AM Break with Corporate Partner
10:00 - 10:45 AM  Concurrent Session Block 1

Session 1 - Recruiting, Retaining and Graduating First-Generation Students: Finding Advocates and Meeting the Challenge

Session 2 - Courageous Allies

Session 3 - Virtual Recruitment Events: Utilizing Technology, Motivating Staff, Encouraging Students, Building Connections, and Making Virtual Events Work for You

Session 4 - COVID-19 Vaccination and Higher Education

Session 5 - Admissions and Enrollment Practices for Under-Represented Populations

Session 6 - Transfer Articulation Panel Discussion

Session 7 - Maximizing Technology: How Arkansas Tech University Utilizes a Virtual Assistant to Better Manage Staff Workload

Session 8 - Caring for your EM Team, Through the Pandemic and Beyond

Session 9 - Mindfulness (RECORDED SESSION)
11:00 - 11:45 AM Concurrent Session Block 2

Forums (2-Year Registrars)

Forums (4-Year Registrars)

Forums (Recruitment Staff)

Forums (2-Year Admissions)

Forums (4-Year Admissions)
12:00 - 1:00 PM Town Hall Meeting
1:15 - 2:00 PM Corporate Partner Concurrent Session Block 3

Corporate Partner Session 1

Corporate Partner Session 2
2:00 - 2:45 PM Corporate Partner Concurrent Session Block 4

Corporate Partner Session 3

Corporate Partner Session 4
2:45 - 3:30 PM Break with Corporate Partners
3:30 - 4:15 PM Corporate Partner Concurrent Session Block 5

Corporate Partner Session 5

Corporate Partner Session 6
4:30 - 5:30 PM Networking / Fun Hour

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2021

8:30 - 9:15 AM Concurrent Session Block 6

Session 1 - International in Higher Education / Student Concerns: Impacts of Federal Regulations and COVID

Session 2 - Non-Traditional Populations / Virtual Communities for Online Students

Session 3 - Mindfulness (RECORDED SESSION)

Session 4 - Term Setup and Creation: Helpful Tools that Exceed Baseline Functionality

Session 5 - The Professional Parent: Balancing Home and Work-Life with Children, When Work is Around You 24/7

Session 6 - The Role of Admissions and the Registrars in Title IX Related Matters

Session 7 - Finish What You Started (Part 2)

Session 8 - Managing Pandemic Pressures: Supporting Long-Term Enrollment Strategies

Session 9 - Reviewing Business Processes for Continuous Process Improvement
9:15 - 9:45 AM Break with Corporate Partners
10:00 - 11:00 AM Plenary Session - Diversity in Higher Education
11:00 - 11:45 AM Concurrent Session Block 7

Admissions Forum (All)

Registrars Forum (All)
12:00 - 1:00 PM Business Meeting / Awards / New Officers Transition