Western Kentucky University

2012 Kentucky Educational Leadership Doctoral Symposium

Tentative Symposium Agenda

March 29, 2012

8:15-9:15 Registration
9:15-9:30 Dr. Gary Ransdell, WKU President
"Welcome"
9:30-12:30 Mr. Nathan Phelps, Assistant Professor of Honors and Interdisciplinary Studies
"Global Trends Shaping Educational Futures" (Presentation, group and panel discussions)
12:30-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:30 Special Session 1: concurrent sessions focusing on student research, special topics, and desired skills for doctoral students
2:30-3:30 Special Session 2: concurrent sessions focusing on student research, special topics, and desired skills for doctoral students
3:30-3:45 Break
3:45-5:00 Mr. Thomas G. Floyd, Superintendent, Madison County Schools
"Standing Close to the Flame - Your Leadership Legacy"
5:00-6:00 "Moving Through Your Doctoral Program in Ways That Increase Marketability, Opportunity, and Success as an Educational Leader"
6:00-7:15 Reception and Recognition Ceremony

March 30, 2012

7:30-8:30 Continental Breakfast
8:30-10:15 Dr. George Mehaffy, AASCU Vice President
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-11:30 Special Session 3: concurrent sessions focusing on student research, special topics, and desired skills for doctoral students
11:30-12:30 Dr. Robert L. King, Council on Postsecondary Education President
"Leadership Expectations as Viewed from State Level Perspective"
12:30-1:00 Lunch
1:00-1:40 Mr. Greg Coker
"Building Cathedrals: The Power of Purpose"
1:40-2:00 Concluding Remarks
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