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2013 BFSAA Retreat

Thursday, 18 July - Friday 19 July, 2013

Cardinal Residence, Brighton Campus

2101 Commonwealth Avenue

(Directions & Map)

AGENDA

JULY 18, 2013

8:00 –   9:00     Continental Breakfast

9:00 –   9:15     Welcome and introductions

9:15 -  10:00     Organizational Check-in  (Akua Sarr, Outgoing Senior Chair)

10:00 – 11:45    And, We Are… (A Global Café exploring the many dimensions of BFSAA members and their guests)

12:00  -  1:00    Lunch - Healthy/ Nutritious/ Tasty Food. Comprising a healthy version of a multi-ethnic buffet – prepared by BC’s Dining Services Dept. - and a book give-a-way.

1:15 -  2:45       My Journey:  Vincent D. Rougeau. An introduction to the Dean of the Boston College Law School

3:00 -   3:30      What Did We Learn? Feedback: from March 14, 2013 Town Meeting

3:30  -  4:00      What Should We Do About It?  (an action planning exercise)

5:15                  Adjourn/Evening Activity

 

JULY 19, 2013

8:00  –   9:00     Continental Breakfast

9:00  –   9:30     Reflections

9:30  -  11:00     Professor Cynthia Young – Arab Americans: The New Blacks (Cancelled)

11:00 - 12:00     Black BC – a recap of activities/events offered by or for those of African descent in the Boston College Community

12:00 -    1:00    Lunch and Close

 

To view the agenda in pdf format, click here.