Ohio Association of Two-Year Colleges
Annual Conference --
October 10, 2014 -- Save
Join us at
Wright State University -Lake
Campus in Celina, OH in 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." Check back on these pages
in February 2014 when we send out the Call for Proposals.
For now, please save the conference date: October 10, 2014.
Martin Kich is conference
Congratulations to all 38 nominees
for the 2012-2013 Full-time Teacher-of-the-Year Award and for the Adjunct
Special congratulations to 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. Please contact
Connie Golden for additional awards information. The
Call for Nominations for 2013-2014 Teachers of the Year will be
available on these pages in February 2014.
The Teaching Grant
supports two-year college faculty in developing projects that enhance
teaching and learning in their classrooms. Congratulations to
Jill Maggs, EdD, from the University of Rio Grande, the Teaching Grant
Award winner for 2013. Check back on these pages in February 2014 for the next Call for
Proposals for the Teaching Grant. For
questions, please contact Vicki Rostedt.
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.
Thank you to Stark State College
Thank you to Stark State
College and Beth Williams, conference chair and OATYC Board member, for
being such wonderful hosts of our annual conference in 2013.
OATYC President Receives Award
Dr. Vince Granito, president of the Ohio Association of Two-Year Colleges and Professor of Psychology at Lorain County Community College, has been awarded the 2013 Wayne Weiten Teaching Excellence Award from the Teaching Division of the American Psychological Association. Click here for more information on the award.
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."
Historical Slide Show
Please enjoy a short
historical slide show of photos showing the growth of Ohio's
two-year college system. This slide show was compiled for our 40th anniversary
conference (2007) by Board member Vicki Rostedt and her team at Summit
College of the University of Akron.