Event Date: Monday, September 25 th

Event Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Keynote Speaker:  Dr. Clarence Marcus Lee    ( read bio here )

Program Description:

Join us as we launch a theme of "Reach, Radiate, and Revolutionize Success" for Student Academic Success Day 2017. The event will include a Closing the Gap Summit from 9 am to noon illuminating a sub-theme of "A Spark of Magic: Making Achievements Great in College (MAGIC)", as well as provide concurrent plenary sessions for students, along with workshops on life readiness, success at every stage of the higher education trajectory, and a resource fair and entertainment showcase. Attendees of the event will gain resources vital for academic and personal achievement to elevate and reach for more along the guest for ongoing excellence.

Schedule of Events (summary)

Time Activity Location

9:00 am - 9:50 am

Breakfast and Opening Plenary Session
"Making Achievements Great in College"

Redwood Room, 1st floor

10:00 am - 10:50 am

Closing the Gap Breakout Sessions
Closing the Mentorship Gap: "Building Bridges and Tearing Down Walls" Forest Suite, 2nd Floor
Parenting and Higher Education: Balancing Academics and Family Orchard Suite, 2nd Floor
Addressing the Wealth Gap Through Entrepreneurship Foothill Suite, 3rd Floor
Closing the Gender Gap: Male Student Success Summit Room, 3rd Floor
Closing the Gap Through Peer Support California Suite, 3rd Floor

Various Locations

11:00 am - 11:50 am

Graduation Initiative Symposium and Campus Briefing (Faculty and Staff)
Vision-scaping: Landscaping Student Success (Student Plenary)
Life Readiness Sessions: "Planning Lifetime Achievements Now (PLAN)" life Readiness

Redwood Room, 1 st Floor
California Suite, 3 rd Floor

Various Locations

12:00 pm - 12:50 pm

Student Academic Success Day Keynote Address
"Reach, Radiate, and Revolutionize Success"

University Union Ballroom, 1st floor

1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

Success at Every Stage of the Game Success

Various Locations

2:00 pm - 2:50 pm

Resource Fair and Campus Life Showcase

Serna Plaza

Note: For a full menu of workshops being offered as a part of SAS Day, please Download the Full Event Agenda Here