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All Campus Kickoff, Spring 2017




Thursday, January 12, 2017


9:00am-10:00am Workshop Sessions (1-hour)
10:15am - 11:15am Workshop Sessions (1-hour)
9:00am - 11:00am Workshop Sessions (2-hours)
11:30am - 12:30pm ALL Campus Lunch and Superintendent/President Beebe
12:30pm - 4:30pm ALL Campus Kickoff Workshop

Friday, January 13, 2017

10:00am - 11:30am Faculty Forum in the Garvin Theatre
Executive Vice President 
President, Academic Senate
12:15pm - 1:45pm Division Meetings
1:45pm - 4:45pm Department Meetings


Frequently Asked Questions
What can I expect from these two "in-service" or "flex" days? 
All employees - faculty and staff - will have the opportunity to attend any workshop on Thursday on a very wide range of topics ranging from well being to pedagogy to technology to support services in the district. All scheduled workshops will take place on Thursday only. Requesting pre-registration is critical for our success, so please take a few minutes to signup for the workshops you wish to attend. 
Who should attend the Fall 2016 All Campus Kickoff Day?
All employees of Santa Barbara City College - both credit and noncredit faculty and staff.
Who should register for the workshops being offered on Thursday, January 12?
All employees of Santa Barbara City College - both faculty and staff. 
When will the Faculty Division and Department meetings take place?
These activities will now take place on Friday, January 13 starting at 10:00am with a gathering in the Garvin followed by Division meetings and department meetings in the afternoon.
How do I register?
On the campus Flex System
Is the Flex System for staff and managers too?
Is pre-registration required?
No, but is strongly encouraged. Your registration helps us prepare the appropriate room size and have materials. All those offering workshops are volunteering and it's helpful for them to know who is coming to the workshop.
How do I know if I've registered correctly?
Sessions will be recorded in the Flex System and you can see what you've signed up for and drop sessions if you change your mind.  
Will lunch be provided for the Kickoff Day?
Yes. This will take place in the Sports Pavilion
What if the workshop I want to attend is full? 
Please register for another session. We will announce any changes or opportunities on the day of the event. Space may become available and changes will be noted in January. 
Where can I see the workshop descriptions?
Descriptions are available in the Flex System by clicking on the title. 
How will I find where the workshop will be take place? 
A program will be distributed via email in January and will be available at the Kickoff
Who do I contact with questions, complaints, or kudos? 
Please email the committee at

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