Day of Vision 2013 - Agenda

TCC Day of Vision Logo

Saturday, November 2, 2013


8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration – Student Union
8:50 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.    Opening and Introductions – Fitness Center
  Dr. John Gibson, Provost, Northeast Campus
  National Anthem – Garrett Bland, Eisenhower Elementary
9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.                                                Welcome – Fitness Center
  Dr. Tom McKeon, President and CEO, Tulsa Community College
  Tony Alonso, Dean of Diversity & Civic Engagement
  Chris Barton, Osage Million Dollar Elm
  Paige Laird, Northeast Campus Student Government Representative
9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Introduction to Parent sessions and Student workshops


9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. 1st   Parent session (choose one):
  • Financial Aid-Just the Basics– Joanne Tayrien, Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid-The FAFSA is Done, Now What?– Audra Landers & Kathy Edwards, Financial Aid Counselors
  • Financial Aid-Advanced Session– Missy Makres, Assistant Director Financial Aid & Stephen Ellison, Financial Aid Counselor
  • Orientation for Spanish Speaking Parents, part 1/Orientación para los Padres en Español –  Miguel Llovera Da Corte, Academic Counselor
10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Break / Travel to Second Session
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. 2nd Parent session (choose one):
  • Adults Interested in Attending College or Technical School Penny Coberly, Academic Counselor
  • Disability Services in College: What Every Parent Needs to Know Kaye Ellis, Manager RCDHH & Lonni Williams, Director Education Access Center
  • Preparing Your Child for College – Linda Mayes, Assistant Professor English 
  • Tulsa Achieves – Tim Fernandez, Director Tulsa Achieves & Lori C. Knight, Academic Counselor
  • CONTINUED: Orientation for Spanish Speaking Parents, part 2 /Orientación para los Padres en Español Miguel Llovera Da Corte, Academic Counselor
STUDENT WORKSHOPS:  Click here to view student workshop descriptions
9:30  a.m. – 11:15  a.m.  *Students choose two workshops. All workshops are offered during both the 1st and 2nd session. Student workshops are listed on the back of this page.
9:30  a.m. – 10:15 a.m.  1st Student workshop (choose one)
10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.   Students travel to 2nd workshop
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.  2nd Student Workshop (choose one)
11:20 a.m. – 11:45 p.m. Introductions – Rebecca Marks-Jimerson, Diverse Student Outreach Coordinator
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Student and Parent Lunch Session: Learning Outside the Classroom,
Bill Corbitt, Director Student Activities,
Paige Laird, Student Government President
  Entertainment – Aaron Bernard, Fresh Jamz
  Door Prizes – Janis Farr, Coordinator, Engaged Student Programming
America Reads America Counts
  Closing Remarks – Tony Alonso, Dean of Diversity & Civic Engagement
  Rebecca Marks-Jimerson,Diverse Student Outreach Coordinator