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COFHE Conference

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Monday, November 4
Tuesday, November 5

November 3, 2013

4:30 – 6:00 p.m. Registration and Welcome Reception
C. V. Starr East Asian Library, 300 Kent Hall
6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Dinner
Italian Academy, Library, 3rd floor
1161 Amsterdam Avenue
Welcome Remarks:
Terry Martinez
Interim Dean of Student Affairs
Columbia College / The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science
Columbia University
Keynote Speaker:
Sree Sreenivasan
Chief Digital Officer, Metropolitan Museum of Art
Adjunct Professor, Columbia Journalism School
Social media blogger, CNET News 
Co-founder, South Asian Journalists Association
“Connecting with Today’s Students:
Easier—and Harder—Than Ever Before”

November 4, 2013

8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast with Dr. Oz
Low Memorial Library, Faculty Room
Mehmet C. Oz, M.D., two-time Daytime Emmy® Award-winning host of the three-time Daytime Emmy® Award-winning “The Dr. Oz Show,” Vice-Chair and Professor of Surgery at Columbia University, Director of the Cardiovascular Institute and Complementary Medicine Program at New York Presbyterian Hospital
9:10 –11:00 a.m.
Workshop 1: Mental Health
Impact of Changing Policies and Regulations
Low Memorial Library, Faculty Room
Panelists:
Jill Carnaghi,*Associate Vice Chancellor for Students/Dean of Campus Life, Washington University in St. Louis
Mary Commerford, Director, Furman Counseling Center, Barnard College
Donna Fenn, Associate General Counsel, Columbia University
Jeri Henry, Associate Dean of Judicial Affairs and Community Standards, Student Affairs, Columbia University
11:15 a.m.– 12:30 p.m.
 Workshop 2: In Times of Crisis
Communicating and Working with Families
Low Memorial Library, Faculty Room
Panelists:
Richard Eichler, Executive Director, Counseling and Psychological Services, Columbia University
Kent Hubbell, Dean of Students, Cornell University
Sue Wasiolek,* Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Duke University
12:45 –1:45 p.m.
Lunch
Sulzberger North Tower, Helene L. Kaplan Suite
Barnard College Campus
Optional Roundtable: Reassessing Greek Life
Sulzberger South Tower, Helene L. Kaplan Suite
Barnard College Campus
1:45 – 3:15 p.m.
Roundtable Discussion: Resilience
High School to College Transitions in Highly Selective Environments
Barnard Hall, 3rd Floor, Sulzberger Parlor
Table Facilitators:
Claire Fowler, Senior Associate Dean of the College, Princeton University
W. Marichal Gentry, Senior Associate Dean of Yale College, Dean of Student Affairs, Dean of Freshman Affairs, Yale University
Avis Hinkson,* Dean of the College, Barnard College
Karu Kozuma, Associate Vice Provost for Student Affairs, University of Pennsylvania
Monique Rinere, Dean of Advising, Columbia University
3:15 – 5:00 p.m. Campus Tour: Barnard College and Columbia University
Departs from Barnard Hall, 3rd Floor, Sulzberger Parlor
6:00 –7:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception
Bloomberg News
731 Lexington Avenue
Check in at reception desk
ID required
Welcome Remarks:
Janet Lorin, Bloomberg News, Higher Education Reporter

November 5, 2013

Coat Check and Baggage Drop, Alfred Lerner Hall, Room 403
8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
Alfred Lerner Hall, 5th Floor, Jed D. Satow Room
8:30 –10:00 a.m.
Workshop 4: Building Community and Responsibility
Lessons Learned from New Initiatives and Campus Crises
Alfred Lerner Hall, 5th Floor, Jed D. Satow Room
Panelists:
Thomas Dingman, Dean of Freshmen, Harvard University
Eric Estes, Vice President and Dean of Students, Oberlin College
Miriam Feldblum,* Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Pomona College
Margaret Klawunn, Vice President for Campus Life and Student Services, Brown University
Michele Rasmussen, Dean of Students in the University, University of Chicago
10:15 a.m.– Noon
Workshop 5: The Global Campus
Trends and Practices in Supporting International Students
Alfred Lerner Hall, 5th Floor, Jed D. Satow Room
Panelists:
Liz Braun, Dean of Students, Swarthmore College
Hilary Link, Vice Provost, Barnard College
Brendan O’Brien,* Director, International Students and Scholars Office, Cornell University
John Pearson, Assistant Vice Provost for Student Affairs, and Director, Bechtel International Center, Stanford University
Noon –1:30 p.m. Lunch and Planning for COFHE 2014
Alfred Lerner Hall, 4th floor, Room 401