Conference Schedule At A Glance

The Association of Deans and Directors of University Colleges and Undergraduate Studies is committed to providing quality learning opportunities for its members and other deans, directors, and undergraduate studies professionals. Note our high-level schedule, which follows, will assist in planning your breakout sessions.

Note all times reflected are Mountain Time (Denver). The schedule is subject to change.

9:30 am – 10:00 am First-Timers/New Member Orientation Hosted by the AD&D Executive Committee
10:00 am – 11:00 am Opening Plenary Session Opening Plenary Session: Greetings from AD&D President & President-Elect; Opening Keynote Presentation by Dr. David Laude
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Breakout Session I Session A: Parallel Academic Pathways
    Session B: Building a One-Stop Shop
12:05 pm – 1:05 pm Breakout Session II Session A: Facilitating Campus-wide Conversations & Initiatives
    Session B: Student Success for Students with Disabilities
1:05 pm – 1:35 pm Break (on your own) Break
1:35 pm – 2:35 pm Networking Hour Networking Hour
2:40pm - 3:40pm Breakout Session III Session A: Student Success for Students of Color
    Session B: Helping Students Thrive: Learn from The Aggies Thrive Program at Texas A&M University
3:45 pm – 4:40 pm Roundtable Discussion by Topic Roundtable A: Best Practices in Motivating Students through Virtual Learning
    Roundtable B: Best Practices in COVID-19 Planning
    Roundtable C: Best Practices in Keeping Staff Engaged through Remote Work
4:45 pm – 5:15 pm AD&D Business Meeting & Election AD&D Business Meeting & Election
5:15 pm – 6:00 pm Closing Session: Student Panel Facilitated by Cathy Buyarski


Should you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact the AD&D Office at (844) 705-3293 or email us at [email protected].