Conference Agenda

Conference Tracks

The Virtual 2021 ARC Conference will include the following tracks:

Budget, Human Resources, Professional Development, and Student Affairs.

Agenda & Breakout Sessions*


Day Two - Thursday, June 3, 2021

Session A

  • Budget: Mike Song - Advanced Excel: Advanced Formulas, Functions, Formatting, Pivot Charts and More!

  • Human Resources: Nancy Kobata - How to Get More Money Using Reclass and IRPs

  • Professional Development: Todd Migliaccio - Bullying in the University: Why It Occurs and What Can Be Done

  • Student Success: Steve Silver - Students in Crisis: Basic Counseling and Referral Skills


Session B

  • Budget: Ryan Feyk-Miney - Dashboards 101 - Take Your Reports from Static to Dynamic!

  • Human Resources: Henry Wang - CalPers and Retirement: What Everyone Needs to Know

  • Professional Development: Paul Lazarony - The Power of Emotional Intelligence

  • Student Success: Danielle Munoz - Breaking the Barriers to Success: Addressing the Basic Needs of Students Facing Food & Housing Insecurity.


Session C

  • Budget: Beth Ryan - Sharing of Employees Across Campus: The Nuts and Bolts

  • Human Resources: Chuck Gallagher - Be the Difference (Sexual Harassment)

  • Professional Development: Heather Mummaw - Social Media: Using Facebook, Instagram and Twitter

  • Student Success: Lori Caruthers Collins - Creating a More Inclusive Environment: How to Address Bias in the Workplace

Closing Keynote

Chuck Gallagher - Every Choice Has a Consequence

Day One - Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Pre-Session

Mike Song - Advanced Excel for Virtual Technology (7:45 AM-8:45 AM)

Keynote Opening

Rebecca Heiss - Fear(Less) Diversity (9:30 AM-10:30 AM)

Session A

  • Budget: Callie Juarez - Budget? What? Why Everyone Should Understand Budget!

  • Human Resources: Henry Wang - CalPers and Retirement: What Everyone Needs to Know

  • Professional Development: Rowena Casis-Woidyla - Disrupting Routines: How to Navigate Our Curent Reality

  • Student Success: Lori Caruthers Collins - Creating a More Inclusive Environment: How to Address Bias in the Workplace

Session B

  • Budget: Chris Olsen - Collaborative Budgeting & Shared Governance Using Questica Solutions

  • Human Resources: Marya Endriga - Steps in Career Growth for Academic Affairs Professionals

  • Professional Development: Debbie Marcusson - Communicating With Connections

  • Student Success: Lorena Segovia - The Advising Role You Did Not Know You Have

Session C

  • Budget: Mike Song - Intermediate Excel: Go Beyond the Basics and Become an Excel Dynamo Using Shortcuts, Slicers, Pivot Tables, Filters, Formatting and Functions

  • Human Resources: Nancy Olson - Developing Resilience in the Workplace

  • Professional Development: Albert Angelo - Managing Stress During Uncertain Times

  • Student Success: Steve Silver - Students in Crisis: Basic Couseling and Referral Skills

*Sessions and speakers subject to change.