Ohio Association of Two-Year Colleges
Annual Conference --
October 10, 2014 -- Save
Join us at
Wright State University -Lake
Campus in Celina, OH on October 10, 2014 as we celebrate "How We Teach."
The keynote address will be delivered by Sarah Twill and Terri Klaus
from the Center for Teaching and Learning at Wright State University:
"So Many Choices, So Little Time: Choosing a Pedagogy that Works for
You, Your Students, and Your Content."
Martin Kich is conference
Here is the tentative
including a timeline for registration, presentations, awards, keynote,
With over 80 presentations planned for this half-day conference, there
are sure to be many sessions of interest to you. Find out for yourself by browsing our tentative
presentations. Save the date (October 10, 2014) and plan to
Check back in
late July when we plan to make online conference registration available. Early registration (by September 30) will be $80 and
registration thereafter will be $90. All presenters are required
to register for the conference.
conference-related information, such as lodging recommendations,
directions, etc. will also be posted on these pages in late July.
Thank you for nominating outstanding faculty colleagues for our
teaching awards: OATYC full-time Teacher-of-the-Year and OATYC part-time
Teacher-of-the-Year. Here is the complete
list of this year's teaching award nominees.
All nominees will be recognized, and both winners
announced, at our annual Teaching Awards
ceremony (held at the conference luncheon).
Please contact Awards chair
Connie Golden for any
Special congratulations to 2013 Teacher of the Year
winner Terry Lanker of The Ohio State University ATI and Adjunct Teacher
of the Year winner Jeanna Haggard of Rhodes State College.
The Teaching Grant
supports two-year college faculty in developing projects that enhance
teaching and learning in their classrooms.
Jill Maggs, EdD, from the University of Rio Grande, the Teaching Grant
Award winner for 2013. The 2014 winner will be announced and introduced
during this year's
conference luncheon. For questions, please contact
Davis-Zimmerman Student Scholarship
Congratulations to Stark State College student Marissa Brand who won
Davis - Zimmerman Student Scholarship. This award is
given out annually to a student from the conference host college.
The award is named in recognition of two long-serving Board members,
Kent Zimmerman and Dr. Russ Davis, III. The 2014 student
scholarship winner will be announced during the luncheon at this year's
The OATYC annually publishes a refereed
submitting your research and/or conference paper to our refereed
journal. Submissions are accepted year-round, and proposals are
blind reviewed for acceptance. Journal submission
information is available.
Information for trustees of Ohio's two-year colleges is provided by
the Ohio Association of Community
which was founded in 1993 as a forum for sound trustee training,
communication, and trustee-president cooperation.
The Ohio Faculty Senate of
Community and Technical Colleges, established in 1995, is made up of
representatives chosen by the faculty from each two-year college in
Ohio. The OFSCTC, which meets four times annually in the
offices of the Regents, provides the voice and perspective of the
two-year faculty to the Chancellor and Regents on the relevant issues
facing higher education.
The American Association of
Community Colleges is the primary national advocacy organization for
community colleges, with the mission of "building a nation of learners."