Hillsborough Community College TYCA
 

 Tentative Agenda 

 TYCA Southeast Conference
“Beacons of Light"

*February 26 - March 1, 2013*  Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore

Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014

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10 am- 4pm  Regional Executive Committee (REC) Meeting, Palm Room 
12 noon - 9 pm Conference Registration, Pre-function area 
5:30 pm - 9 pm REC Dinner - Whiskey Joe's 
8 pm -   Hospitality - Room 112 - sponsored by Cengage and Norton
Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014  
8 am - 4 pm    Conference Registration, Pre-function area 
9:30 am -11:30 am   Preconference Workshop - Gabriel Horn and Amy Krout-Horn
Red Thoughts, White Pages: the Presence and Power of Native American Literature in the 21st Century - More information
10 am - 5 pm  Publisher Exhibits - Ballroom, Salon A 
1 pm - 2:15 pm   Welcome Remarks and Business, Ballroom
Opening Plenary - Lawrence R. Broer -"Light the Spark: Gladly Would He Learn and Gladly Teach"  Dr. Broer will be discussing how he has maintained--and increased--his enthusiasm and passion for teaching, and how a  passion  for teaching incorporates a love of learning, reading, and writing as one continuous and inseparable subject.  More information
3 pm - 5 pm  Voting for REC Officers, Pre-function area
2:30 pm - 3:20 pm  Concurrent Session 1
3:30 pm - 4:20 pm  Concurrent Session 2
5:30 pm  Transportation to Columbia Restaurant - Meet in hotel lobby 
6 pm - 9 pm  Cowen Reception and Dinner - Columbia Restaurant 
Sponsored by Pearson Publishing
9 pm - 11 pm Hospitality Suite Open, Room 112 - Sponsored by Cengage and Norton 
Friday, February 28, 2014  
8 am - 9 am   Continental Breakfast - Sponsored by Bedford
8 am - 12 noon   Conference Registration
8:30 am -  9:20 am Concurrent Session 3
9 am - 4 pm Media Demonstrations and Focus Group Discussions - Vendors - Pearson, Cengage, Bedford and Norton 
9:30 am - 10:20 am  Concurrent Session 4
10:20 am - 10:30 am  Coffee Break, Pre-function area - Sponsored by McGraw-Hill 
10:30 am - 11:20 am Concurrent Sessions 5
11:30 am - 12 noon State Meetings, Session rooms, Salon B 
12 noon - 2:15 pm Luncheon, featuring Peter Meinke, Poet Laureate of St. Petersburg, Florida
2:30 pm - 3:20 pm Concurrent Session 6
3:30 pm - 4:20 pm Concurrent Session 7
5 pm - 12 midnight Hospitality - Room 112/Poolside - Sponsored by Cengage and Norton
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm HCC Jazz Band, Poolside
9:00 -   Poetry Readings - Poolside 
Saturday, March 1, 2014  
8 am - 9 am Continental Breakfast, Ballroom, Salon B - Sponsored by Bedford
8:30 am- 9:20 am Concurrent Session 8
9:30 am - 10:20 am Concurrent Session 9
10:30 am - 12 noon Closing Session, Ballroom
1 pm - 5 pm Afternoon Excursions: Dali Museum or Treasure Island Beach