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Fall 2015 Program Offerings



Meet Your Colleague: Nanci Tessier, Vice Provost for Enrollment Management - Friday, October 16th - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

In this newly created position. Tessier will be the University's strategy and policy leader in all areas of undergraduate enrollment, working with senior leadership, the provost, deans and faculty to build upon BC's admission trajectory of the past several decades. She will oversee the offices of Enrollment Management, Undergraduate Admission and Student Services, which includes Financial Aid. Nanci is a proud alumna of Boston College who is a national leader in conversations about admissions and college access.


Supporting University Competencies: Big-Picture Perspective


The Mysterious World of College Financial Aid: A Guide for Parents
Presenter: Bernie Pekala
Monday, October 19th - 9:30am to 11:30am

This seminar will help you sort through the process and address concerns you may have regarding financial aid. Areas to be covered include: What is financial aid? What are the types of financial aid? How do (or should) I apply for financial aid? What is financial aid need? How is need/aid determined? How do I appeal for more aid? How do I pay the remaining costs?



Meetings That Work
Presenter: Pamela Kristan
Wednesday, October 28th - 9:30am to 12:00pm

Learn skills to help every meeting be effective, engaging, and fun. You’ll learn about advance planning, a meeting structure that’s both firm and flexible, and meeting functions such as Facilitator and Time-Keeper. You’ll see how differing points-of-view can contribute to your outcomes. Get practical strategies for staying on task, dealing with the unexpected, and managing challenges. You can practice these skills even if you’re not the convener. The workshop functions as a lab, so we will practice as we learn.

Supporting University Competencies: Productivity


If you are interested in any of the session listed above, please register as space is limited.



Coming Soon...

How to respond to students in distress - Thursday, November 5th - 9:00am to 11:00am