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									                                                  TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                                    Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                                  ACCOUNTING SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                                       Program Topic / Speaker                                                                             Attendance

1996 / Houston                                        Friday: ―The New Imperative: Different Approaches to Helping Students Become Decision Makers,‖
Convention Registration: 3,005                             Charles T. Horngren, Edmund W. Littlefield Professor Emeritus of Accounting, Stanford
Kathy S. Sansom, Lamar University                          University, and Michael Robinson, Professor of Accounting, Baylor University.
    –Port Arthur                                           ―Computerizing Your Accounting Class,‖ Jean Insinga, Professor of Accounting and
                                                           Information Systems, Middlesex Community Technical College, Middletown, Connecticut ............. 50

                                                      Saturday: ―‗Hands on/How to‘ Advice About Bringing an End User Perspective to Your Accounting
                                                           Principles Course: Things That Really Work,‖ Thomas P. Edmonds, Professor of Accounting,
                                                           The University of Alabama at Birmingham ......................................................................................... 24




1997 / Austin       Friday: ―Trends in Adapting to Hypertext, Hypremedia, and Networks in University Accounting Edu-
Convention Registration: 3,380                   cation,‖ Robert E. Jensen, Jesse H. Jones Distinguished Professor of Business Administration,
Roger L. Dimick, Lamar University                Trinity University
    Institute of Technology
                                           Saturday: ―Cash Flows and Financial Statement Notes: Two Forgotten Topics,‖ Tom Harrison,
                                                 Professor of Accounting, Baylor University ............................................................................................




1998 / Dallas                                         Friday: ―Using the Internet in Accounting Classes,‖ Jean Insinga, Instructor of Accounting, Middlesex
Convention Registration: 3,180                             County Community College, Middletown, Connecticut ...................................................................... 31
Carol A. Wennagel, San Jacinto
    College–South Campus                              Saturday: ―Activity-Based Learning in Accounting,‖ Barbara Chiapetta, Nassau County Community ........
                                                      College, Nassau County, New York ................................................................................................................




1999 / Houston                                        Friday: ―Distance Learning,‖ Miklos Vasarhelyi, William Von Minden Professor of Accounting
Convention Registration: 3,250                             Information Systems, Rutgers University ............................................................................................ 41
Carol A. Wennagel, San Jacinto
    College–South Campus                              Saturday: ―Integrating Peachtree Software: An Interactive Software Session,‖ Annette Bigham,
                                                           Instructor of Accounting, El Paso Community College ....................................................................... 22




2000 / Austin                                         Friday: ―Education Will Decide Which Texas: ‗The Empire Texas‘ or ‗The Welfare Texas,‘‖ John
Convention Registration : 3,030                            Sharp, former State Comptroller of Public Accounts .......................................................................... 47
Caroline Garrett, The Victoria
    College                                           Saturday: ―How Successful Have We Been at Teaching Ethics?‖ Richard Forrest, Certified Public
                                                           Accountant, Attorney at Law, Houston ............................................................................................... 17




2001 / Dallas                                         Friday: ―The User Perspective to Introductory Accounting: Evolution or Revolution?‖ Paul
Convention Registration: 2,867                             Kimmel, Associate Professor of Accounting, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee ........................... 28
Donald R. Craig, Del Mar College
                                                      Saturday: ―Teaching Introductory Accounting to Today‘s Student,‖ James M. Reeve, Deloitte

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                                 and Touche Professor of Enterprise Information Management, University of Tennessee ........................... 15



2002 / Houston                   Friday: ―Teaching Students to Conceptualize Rather Than Memorize,‖ Thomas P. Edmonds,
Convention Registration: 2,753        Friends and Alumni Professor of Accounting, University of Alabama at Birmingham ....................... 25
Ronald Carlin, Lamar College –   Saturday: ―The Challenge to Engage, Inspire, and Motivate Accounting Students,‖ Jeannie
    Port Arthur                       M. Folk, Professor of Accounting, College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, Illinois ....................................... 23



2003 / Austin                    Friday: ―Engaging Accounting Students with Contemporary Topics,‖ John J. Wild, Professor
Convention Registration: 2,113        of Business and Vilas Research Scholar, University of Wisconsin ..................................................... 14
Ronald Carlin, Lamar College –   Saturday: ―Accounting Education after the Sarbanes-Oxley Act,‖ Roselyn Morris, Associate
    Port Arthur                       Professor of Accounting and Associate Dean, College of Business Administration,
                                      Southwest Texas State University.......................................................................................................... 8



2004 / Fort Worth                Friday: ―Using a Fraud Case in Introductory Accounting,‖ Roselyn Morris, Professor of Accounting
Convention Registration: 2233         and Associate Dean, College of Business Administration, Texas State University, San Marcos ........ 10
Ronald Carlin, Lamar College –        Saturday: ―Active Learning in the First Year Accounting Course,‖ Barbara Chiappetta, Professor
    Port Arthur                       of Accounting, Nassau Community College, New York ..................................................................... 11



2005 / Austin                    Friday:"Helping Students Meet Your Standards," Susan Crosson, Professor of Accounting, Santa
Convention Registration: 2284         Fe Community College ........................................................................................................................ 13
Ronald Carlin, Lamar College –   Saturday;"Expanding the Curriculum for Non-Accounting Majors," Maryanne M. Mowen,
    Port Arthur                       Professor of Accounting, Oklahoma State University ........................................................................... 8



2006 / Houston                   Friday: ―Meeting the Challenges of Today‘s Students,‖ Belverd E. Needles, Jr., Professor of Accounting,
Convention Registration: 2327         DePaul University................................................................................................................................ 28
Ronald Carlin, Lamar College—
    Port Arthur                  Saturday: ―Creating a Highly Effective Classroom,‖ Thomas Edmonds, Friends and Alumni Professor
                                      of Accounting, University of Alabama at Birmingham ......................................................................... 9



2007 / Austin                    Friday: ―Designing and Managing an Online or Hybrid Accounting Course,‖ Susan V. Crosson,
Convention Registration: 2314         Professor of Accounting, Santa Fe Community College, Gainesville, Florida .................................... 26
Larry Allen, Panola College      Saturday:―Structuring Your Course to Maximize Participation and Preparedness,‖ Jerry J. Weygandt,
                                      Arthur Andersen Alumni Professor of Accounting, University of Wisconsin–Madison ..................... 11



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Cathy Scott, Navarro College




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                                         TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                           Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                          AGRICULTURE SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                               Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                             Friday: Tour of Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo ................................................................................ 14
Convention Registration: 3,005
Ronald Braeuer, Wharton County             Saturday: Roundtable Discussion ................................................................................................................. 4
    Junior College




1997 / Austin                              Friday: Tour of Texas Department of Agriculture offices, 1900 North Congress Avenue
Convention Registration: 3,380                  Larry Soward, Deputy Commissioner of Agriculture, and staff...............................................................
Lawrence H. Hemann, Blinn College
                                           Saturday: ―Project 2020 Vision: The Community College Perspective,‖ David Kercheval, Executiv Assistant to
                                                the Chancellor, Houston Community College System .............................................................................



1998 / Dallas                              Friday: ―Agriculture at the Crossroads: A Journalist‘s Perspective,‖ Del Deterling, Executive Editor, The
Convention Registration: 3,180                  Progressive Farmer ............................................................................................................................... 7
Charles L. Nunally, Trinity
    Valley Community College               Saturday: Roundtable Discussion: ―Current Issues Affecting Agriculture Education‖ ............................... 2
    Ron D. Presley, South
    Plains College




1999 / Houston                             Friday: ―The International Livestock Congress: Its Role in International Animal Agriculture,‖
Convention Registration: 3,250                  Carl Detering, Jr., President, Detering Company................................................................................... 9
Royce L. Granberry, Texarkana College
    Charles L. Nunally, Trinity Valley     Saturday: ―Exotic Vegetables for Texas Producers,‖ William D. Adams, Harris County Extension
    Community College                           Agent, Texas Agriculture Extension Service ....................................................................................... 11




2000 / Austin                              Friday: ―Teaching Agriculture at a Distance: It‘s Not as Far as You Think,‖ Kim E. Dooley,
Convention Registration: 3,030                  Assistant Professor of Agriculture Education, and Jane McGill, Professor of Biochemistry,
Rebecca L. Hennig, Odessa College               Texas A&M University.......................................................................................................................... 6

                                           Saturday: Tour of Boggy Creek Farm: ―Urban Organic Farming,‖ Larry Butler and Carol Ann Sayle,
                                                Owners................................................................................................................................................. 26



2001 / Dallas                              Friday: ―Biogenetics in Agriculture,‖ Andy Vestal, Genetics Specialist, Texas Agriculture Extension
Convention Registration: 2,867                  Service ................................................................................................................................................... 5
Charles L. Nunnally, Trinity Valley             Tour of the Texas A&M University Research and Extension Center 8
    Community College
                                           Saturday: ―What Community Colleges Are Doing Differently,‖ Ronald Braeuer, Chair, Department of
                                                Agriculture, Wharton County Junior College, and Bob Young, Instructor of Agriculture, Kilgore
                                                College................................................................................................................................................... 6




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2002 / Houston                     Friday: ―Latest Developments in Organic Standards,‖ Leslie McKinnon, Coordinator for
Convention Registration: 2,753          Organic Certification, Texas Department of Agriculture ..................................................................... 10
Ronald Braeuer, Wharton County     Saturday: ―Chinese Vegetable Production,‖ Emily and John Dunbar, Coordinators, Sugarland
    Junior College                      Organic Vegetable Cooperative ........................................................................................................... 11




2003 / Austin                      Friday: ―The Future of Community College Agriculture Programs and their Association with
Convention Registration: 2,113          Universities,‖ Ron Presley, Assistant Professor of Agriculture, South Plains College .......................... 5
Ron Presley, South Plains          Saturday: ―Legislative Update,‖ Leland Beatty, Private Agricultural Consultant, Austin .............................
    College




2004 / Fort Worth                  Friday: ―Advances in Plant Breeding and Seed Technology,‖ Don Dobbs, General Manager,
Convention Registration: 2,233          Wilhite Seed Co. .................................................................................................................................... 5
Charles Nunnally, Trinity Valley   Saturday: ―Constructing a Curriculum for Teaching Agricultural Economics,‖ Panel Discussion .............. 3
    Community College



2005 / Austin                      Friday: "Teaching Commodity Chart Analysis, Part I," Wayne Mathies, President, Premier
Convention Registration: 2284           Marketing Commodity Broker .................................................................................................................
    Ron Presley, South Plains           "Teaching Commodity Chart Analysis, Part II," Wayne Mathies ............................................................
    College                        Saturday: "Commodity Marketing Services for Producers," Wayne Mathies ..................................................



2006 / Houston                     No Meeting Held
Convention Registration: 2327



2007 / Austin                      No Meeting Held
Convention Registration:


2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:




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                                        TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                         Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                AIR CONDITIONING AND REFRIGERATION SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                             Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                  Attendance

1996/Houston                              Friday: ―CFC/HFC Update: Components to Control and Maintain Systems Using New Refrigerants,‖
Convention Registration: 3,005                 Martin Hart, Technical Sales Representative, Alco Controls Corporation .......................................... 15
Irving D. Panzer, Houston
     Community College                    Saturday: ―Clean Air Act and New Refrigerant Alternative,‖ Thomas M. Maroney, Instructor of Air
                                               Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology, St. Philip‘s College ....................................... 20




1997/Austin                               Friday: ―The North American Technical Excellence Program for HVAC-R Technician Certification,‖
Convention Registration: 3,380                 Bob Guarasci, President, Video General, Inc. .........................................................................................
Larry F. Jeffus, Eastfield College
                                          Saturday: ―Indoor Air Quality,‖ Chuck Maxwell, Energy Management and HVAC Director, Mesquite ......
                                          Independent School District ............................................................................................................................



1998 / Dallas                             Friday: Tour of the Lennox Industries Research and Development Center for Air Conditioning and Convention
Registration: 3,180                            Refrigeration ........................................................................................................................................ 21
Larry F. Jeffus, Eastfield College
                                          Saturday: Roundtable Discussion of North American Technical Excellence and Air Conditioning
                                               Contractors Association Tests ............................................................................................................. 18




1999 / Houston                            Friday: Tour of Houston Hermetics Remanufacturing Plant and Domestic Manufacturing ....................... 15
Convention Registration: 3,250                 ―Air Conditioning Refrigeration Institute‘s View of Air Conditioning Training,‖ Leslie J.
Joseph P. Moravek, Lee College                 Sandler, Education Manager, Air Conditioning Refrigeration Institute .............................................. 15

                                          Saturday: Roundtable discussion ................................................................................................................ 10




2000 / Austin                             Friday: ―Puron (R-410a): The Refrigerant for the New Millennium,‖ John S. Lovelace, General
Convention Registration: 3,030                 Manager, and Wes Breazeale, Service Manager, Automatic Equipment Sales of South Texas ...............
Carlos Campos & Juan Villela, St.
     Philip‘s College                     Saturday: ―HVAC: A Cool Career in the New Millennium,‖ Larry Cook, Senior Vice President,
                                               Special Products Division, TD Industries ................................................................................................




2001 / Dallas                             Friday: ―Apprenticeship and Training,‖ Wendell Sullivan, Apprenticeship and Training
Convention Registration: 2,867                 Representative, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training, United States Department of Labor ................
Timothy Edwards, St. Philip‘s College
                                          Saturday: ―Tools and Equipment,‖ Jim Malone, Field Representative, Field Piece, Inc. ................................




2002 / Houston                            Friday: ―Air Quality: Mold Issues,‖ Edward C. Newmann, Certified Indoor Environmentalist,
Convention Registration: 2,753                 Carrier of South Texas .............................................................................................................................
Timothy Edwards and Juan Villela,         Saturday: Business Meeting ...........................................................................................................................
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     St. Philip‘s College



2003 / Austin                           Friday: ―2000 International Conservation Code Implementation,‖ Tom Fitzpatrick,
Convention Registration: 2,113               Energy and Codes Specialist, Energy Systems Laboratory, Texas A&M University ............................ 5
Juan G. Villela, St. Philip's College   ―Refrigerant 414B (Hotshot) and R-417A (NU-22),‖ Marc Richburg, Factory Representative,
                                             ICOR International ................................................................................................................................ 5
                                        Saturday: Meeting Cancelled




2004 / Fort Worth                       Friday: ―The Latest Training Equipment,‖ Keith Avery, Representative, Hampden Engineering ............... 11
Convention Registration: 2,233          Saturday: ―The Train the Trainer Program,‖ Mike Bergen, Representative, North American
Juan G. Villela, St. Philip's College        Insulation Manufacturers Association ................................................................................................... 8



2005 / Austin                           Friday: "Thermostatic Expansion Valves," Mike Glenn, Regional Sales Manager, and Gerry
Convention Registration: 2284                Davis, Application Engineer, Danfoss, Inc. ........................................................................................... 8
Thomas Hawk, Hill College               Saturday: "Thermostats and Indoor Air Quality Controls," Joe Wilson, Regional Sales Manager,
                                             White-Rogers, Inc. ...................................................................................................................................



2006 / Houston                          Friday: ―The Partnership for Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Accreditation,‖ Bob
Convention Registration: 2327                Feathers, President, Council of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Educators .................................. 10
Tom Hawk, Hill College
                                        Saturday: ―The Council of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Educators,‖ Bob Feathers .......................... 7



2007 / Austin                           Friday: ―Educator Credentialing, Student Outcome Assessment (Employment Ready Certification),
Convention Registration: 2,314               and Program Accreditation, Part I,‖ Thomas M. Tebbe, National Programs Director, HVAC
Tom Hawk, Hill College                       Excellence................................................................................................................................................
                                        Saturday: ―Educator Credentialing, Student Outcome Assessment (Employment Ready Certification), and
                                                     Program Accreditation, Part II,‖ Thomas M. Tebbe ...................................................................



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Anthony Thomas, St. Philip‘s College




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                                    TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                      Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                              ART SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                          Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                       Attendance

1996 / Houston                        Friday: Tour of Houston Museum of Fine Arts, ―Voices of the American West‖ .........................................
Convention Registration: 3,005
Carlos Landa, Montgomery College      Saturday: Tour of the Menil Collection, ―African Sculpture‖ .......................................................................




1997 / Austin                         Friday: Tour of Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Austin Museum of Art ..........................................................
Convention Registration: 3,380
Carlos Landa, Montgomery College      Saturday: ―Focus on Latino Art,‖ Tour of Galleria Sin Fronteras, 1701 Guadalupe Street ............................



1998 / Dallas                         Friday: ―New Vistas for a New Century,‖ John Paul Batiste, Director, Texas Commission on Arts......... 15
Convention Registration: 3,180             Tour of Permanent Collection, Dallas Museum of Fine Art ................................................................ 32
Karmien C. Bowman, Tarrant County
    Junior College-Northeast          Saturday: Tour of Permanent Collection and ―Wood Folk Art of Isaac Smith‖ Exhibit, African American Museum
                                                  .................................................................................................................................................. 4




1999 / Houston                        Friday: Tour of Permanent Collection, ―Rhapsody in Black,‖ and ―The Eyes of Paris‖ Exhibit of
Convention Registration: 3,250             Edmund Brassai photography, Houston Museum of Art, and the Glassell School and Sculpture
Karmien Bowman, Tarrant County             Garden ................................................................................................................................................. 25
    Junior College–Northeast               ―Challenge of Change: Contemporary Art and Education,‖ Juliet Moore, Chair of the
                                           Graduate Department of Art Education and Assistant Professor of Art Education, University of
                                           Houston ................................................................................................................................................. 6

                                      Saturday: Tour of Byzantine Chapel Exhibit, 20th Century Painting and Sculpture Exhibit, and
                                           Marcel Duchamp and Joseph Cornell Exhibit, Menil Collection ........................................................ 16



2000 / Austin                         Friday: ―Reality and Expectations for Art Experience in 2000,‖ Ron Durham, Director of Arts
Convention Registration: 3,030             Education, Arlington Independent School District; Frank Hurbert, Chair, Art Department,
Karmien Bowman, Tarrant County             Kilgore College; Melanie Garner, Retired Instructor of Art, Fort Worth Independent School
    College–Northeast                      District; and Ryan Harris and Dustin Smith, Art Students, Tarrant County College ........................... 11
                                           Tour of Suida-Manning Collection and Patricia Cisneros Abstract Constructionist
                                           Collection, Jack Blanton Museum of Art (formerly Huntington Art Gallery), University of
                                           Texas at Austin .................................................................................................................................... 24

                                      Saturday: ―Art and the Artist: An Unusual View for the Millenium,‖ Randy Brodnax, Professor of Art,
                                           Cedar Valley College ........................................................................................................................... 11




2001 / Dallas                         Friday: Tour of the New Women‘s Museum of Art ..................................................................................... 21
Convention Registration: 2,867             Walking Tour of the Dallas Museum of Art, Henry Moore Exhibition, and the Trammel Crowe
Karmien Bowman, Tarrant County             Building Art Collection ....................................................................................................................... 50
    College–Northeast
                                      Saturday: ―What is the Odyssey in Art: Teaching Art Appreciation,‖ Lori White-Thomasson,
                                           Director, Womyn‘s Studio and Gallery Co-Op.................................................................................... 20
                                           ―Teaching Art Appreciation on the Internet,‖ Eduardo Aguilar, Chair, Department of Art, Tarrant

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                                            County College–Northwest Campus.................................................................................................... 50
                                            ―Bayou Bend Web Site,‖ Ann Jenkins, Doctoral Student, Instructional Technology Program,
                                            University of Houston ........................................................................................................................... 7



2002 / Houston                       Friday: Tour of Bayou Bend Gardens and Estate of Ima Hogg .......................................................................
Convention Registration: 2,753            Tour of the Holocaust Museum, Houston ................................................................................................
Karmien Bowman, Tarrant County       Saturday: Self-Guided Tour of the Contemporary Arts Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, and the
    College-Northeast                     Glassell School and Sculpture Garden, Houston ....................................................................................



2003 / Austin                        Friday: Tour: ―Emerging Texas Artists,‖ Exhibit, Jones Center for Contemporary Art ―Women
Convention Registration: 2,113            and Their Work,‖ Photography Exhibit, D. Berman Gallery Guadalupe Art Center ...............................
Karmien Bowman, Tarrant County            ―Art in Public Places,‖ Martha Peters, Administrator, Cultural Affairs Division, City of Austin ...........
    College-Northeast                Saturday: Tour: Flatbed Press Gallery ―Encouraging New Talent From Texas Beyond the
                                          Academy,‖ University of Texas Creative Experiment Laboratory Lisa Orr Clay Studio Eight
                                          Austin Artists at the ―Art Hive‖ ...............................................................................................................




2004 / Fort Worth                    Friday: Tour of Selected Exhibitions. Kimbell Art Museum, ―Turner and Venice,‖ ―Genius of the
Convention Registration: 2,233            French Rococo: The Drawings of Francois Boucher,‖ and ―Boucher‘s Mythological
Karmien Bowman, Tarrant County            Paintings: The Last Great Series Reunited.‖ ...........................................................................................
    College–Northeast                     Tour of Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, including the exhibition, ―Julie Bozzi:
                                          Landscapes, 1975-2003
                                     Saturday: Tour of Amon Carter Museum, including the ―America of Currier and Ives‖ Exhibit. ..................



2005 / Austin                        Friday: "Understanding Art and How To Use It," Lois Fichner-Rathus, Professor of Art, College of
Convention Registration: 2284             New Jersey........................................................................................................................................... 21
    Karmein Bowman, Tarrant County        Tour: "Gardens Real and Imagined," Laguna Gloria, Austin Museum of Art .................................... 28
    College–Northeast                Saturday; Tour: Arthouse, Jones Center for Contemporary Art and Austin Museum of Art ........................ 8



2006 / Houston                       Friday: Tour of Contemporary Arts Museum of Houston ...............................................................................
Convention Registration: 2327
    Karmein Bowman, Tarrant County   Saturday: Tour of the ―Orange Show‖ ($1.00 tour fee.) The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art is
    College–Northeast                     a non-profit organization, founded in 1980 .............................................................................................



2007 / Austin                        Friday: Tour of the Blanton Museum of Art, Austin There is a $5.00 admission fee for this tour,
Convention Registration: 2314             payable on arrival. .............................................................................................................................. 14
    Karmien Bowman, Tarrant County        ―The Role of Culture in the Arts and Education,‖ Lacey Richter, Education Outreach Coordinator,
    College–Northeast                     Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin ................................................................................................................. 9
                                     Saturday: Tour of the Mexic-Arte Museum................................................................................................ 13



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
    Karmien Bowman, Tarrant County
    College–Northeast




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                                         TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                         Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                         ASSOCIATE DEGREE NURSING SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                            Program Topic / Speaker                                                                               Attendance

1996 / Houston                            Friday: Breakfast sponsored by Mosby Publishing; ―Presenters Survival Seminar,‖ Michele Deck,
Convention Registration: 3,005                 Author; ―Herbal Healing and Aromatherapy: A Winning Combination,‖ Lucia Bettler,
Lucia Kistler, Galveston                       Owner, Lucia‘s Garden ...................................................................................................................... 100
    College
                                                Director, Acute/Intensive Care Unit, Shriner‘s Burn Institute, Galveston ........................................... 33




1997 / Austin                             Friday: Luncheon Meeting ―Delegation: Successful Strategies for Teaching,‖ Cynthia A. Parkman,
Convention Registration: 3,380                 Hospital Educator for Process Redesign, Mercy Health Care, Sacramento, California ...........................
Carolyn O. Morse, Austin Community
     College & Sue E. Ochsner, Tarrant    Saturday: ―High Tech, Low Tech: Teaching Strategies for Learning,‖ Debra L. Price, Julie Gwin, Terri County
Junior College–South                           Pensabene, Jeanette Anderson, and Dorothy E. Parker, Instructors of Nursing and Health Technology,
                                          Tarrant County Junior College–South Campus ...............................................................................................



1998 / Dallas                             Friday: Breakfast Session: ―A Case Study Approach to Critical Thinking,‖ Maryl L. Winningham, Convention
Registration: 3,180                            Assistant Professor of Nursing, University of Utah College of Nursing ..................................................
Jim McCarty, El Centro College
                                          Saturday: ―Using Collaborative and Active Learning Activities,‖ Glenn Currier, Professor of Sociology, ..
    El Centro College




1999 / Houston                            Friday: ―Energy for Excellence: Conveying Success to Your Students,‖ Rebecca Sutter, Assistant
Convention Registration: 3,250                 Professor of Clinical Nursing, School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin ........................ 80
Elizabeth Michel, Galveston College
                                          Saturday: Breakfast Session—―Identifying Culture and Diversity: Seeing the Trees as Part of the
                                               Forest,‖ Linda Lacy, Assistant Professor of Associate Degree Nursing, Galveston College ............... 40




2000 / Austin                             Friday: ―Technology for the New Millennium: On-line Testing and Web-Based Instruction,‖ Jere
Convention Registration: 3,030                 Hammer, Associate Degree Nursing Coordinator, Al DeMarchi, Technical Support Associate,
Nancy Jenkins & Carolyn Morse,                 and Carolyn Morse, Professor of Nursing, Austin Community College .............................................. 67
    Austin Community College
                                          Saturday: ―Values in a Valueless Society: Can We Teach Them?‖ Helen Harkreader, R.N., author ......... 39




2001 / Dallas                             Friday: ―Tackling the Realities of the Workplace: Health Occupations Students and Substance
Convention Registration: 2,867                 Abuse Testing,‖ Carol Hodgson, Director, Associate Degree Nursing Program; Patricia Morgan,
Eva Anderson & James McCarty                   Coordinator, Associate Degree Nursing Program; Kenyann Lucas, Associate Professor of Associate
    El Centro College                          Degree Nursing, and Kathy Anglin, Instructor of Vocational Nursing, Texarkana College ................ 67

                                          Saturday: ―The Need to Integrate Alternative Therapies into Nursing Classroom Presentations,‖ Linda
                                               Horne and Jan Tichenor, Instructors of Nursing, Grayson County College......................................... 33




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2002 / Houston                         Friday: ―Bioterrorism in the Community: Nursing‘s Role,‖ Celia Wintz, Research Associate,
Convention Registration: 2,753              Office of Institutional Research, Houston Community College ..............................................................
Donna Bohmfalk, Galveston              Saturday: ―Healing as a Construct of Nursing Education,‖ Donna Gauthier, Assistant Professor,
    College                                 University of Texas Medical Branch School of Nursing, Galveston .......................................................



2003 / Austin                          Friday: ―Growth Factor Therapy to Promote Wound Healing,‖ Russell G. Zaiontz, Clinical
Convention Registration: 2,113              Specialist in Medical Surgical Nursing, San Antonio College ................................................................
Lula W. Pelayo, San Antonio College    ―WECM Brainstorming Session‖ ...................................................................................................................
                                       Saturday: ―Epidemiology, Pathology, Prevention, Assessment, and Treatment of Hepatitis C
                                            Infections,‖ Kirk White, Director, Austin Community College Health Professions Institute
                                            for Continuing Education (Meets the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners expectations for
                                            mandatory training on Hepatitis C) .........................................................................................................




2004 / Fort Worth                      Friday: ―Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs) and Their Use in the Clinical Setting,‖ Michael
Convention Registration: 2,233              Hutton, Instructor of Associate Degree Nursing, Alvin Community College ...................................... 46
Helen Reid, Trinity Valley Community   Saturday: ―Here We Go Again, Forecasting Future Societal Trends: The Higher Education
    College                                 Version,‖ Paul Geisel, Professor of Urban Affairs, University of Texas at Arlington ......................... 11



2005 / Austin                          Friday: "Distance Learning Nursing Refresher: Helping Texas Nurses Reconnect with Healthcare,"
Convention Registration: 2284               Kirk White, Director, Health Professions Institute for Continuing Education, Austin Community
Jere Hammer, Austin Community               College.....................................................................................................................................................
     College - Riverside               Saturday: "Incorporating Evidence-Based Practice and the ACE Star Model in Nursing Education,"
Lula Pelayo, San Antonio College            Judy M. Staley, Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Associate Degree Nursing, San
                                            Antonio College, and Roswithia Davies, Instructor of Associate Degree Nursing, San Antonio
                                            College................................................................................................................................................. 24



2006 / Houston                         Friday: ―EQ and You: Incorporating Emotional Intelligence Into Your Nursing Practice,‖ Patricia
Convention Registration: 2327               Timpanaro, Director of Nursing (Retired), North Harris Montgomery Community College
Mary Yoho, Tomball College                  District ................................................................................................................................................. 68

                                            Texas Organization of Associate Degree Nursing (TOADN) Business Meeting, Jere Hammer,
                                            Austin Community College, President ................................................................................................ 36
                                       Saturday: ―Jungle Nursing: Survival Tips for Nursing Mission Trips,‖ Chris Priska, Director of
                                            Education, Triumph Healthcare, Houston ........................................................................................... 12



2007 / Austin                          Friday: ―Closing the Gap Between Academia and Practice = Competency,‖ Bonnie Higgins, Professor
Convention Registration: 2314               of Nursing, Tarrant County College, Jean Flick, Director of Nursing, Shelby Garner, Professor
Bonnie Higgins, Tarrant County              of Nursing, and Lorinda Wall, Health Science Lab Coordinator, Grayson County College (Joint
    College                                 meeting with the Vocational Nursing Section) .................................................................................... 87
                                            Luncheon Meeting ―E-Learning,‖ Tim Bristol, Assistant Director of Nursing, Crown
                                            College, Bonifacius, Minnesota ........................................................................................................... 78
                                            ―Test and Test Item Analysis,‖ Mary Newman Hinds, Director, Review and Curriculum, Elsevier
                                            Review and Testing ............................................................................................................................. 63
                                       Saturday: ―Curriculum Changes for Safe Patient Handling,‖ Marian Crawford, Back Injury Resource
                                            Nurse, University Health Center of Tyler (Joint meeting with the Vocational Nursing Section) ........ 53
                                            ―An Alternative Clinical Education Model: Providing Precepted Experiences Throughout
                                            the Curriculum,‖ Debra L. Fontenot, Instructor of Associate Degree Nursing, and Sally Durand,
                                            Director of Associate Degree Nursing, Alvin Community College (Joint meeting with the
                                            Vocational Nursing Section) ............................................................................................................... 45



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Bonnie Higgins, Tarrant County
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                                   TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                    Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                   AUTOMOTIVE, DIESEL AND SMALL ENGINE SERVICES SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                        Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                      Friday: ―Past and Present of I/M 240 Legislation in Texas and a Discussion of Future Possibilities,‖
Convention Registration: 3,005           Christopher Kite, Inspector, Mobile Source Division, Texas Natural Resource Conservation
Charles Statz, Temple                    Commission 11
    Junior College
                                    Saturday: ―OBDII: What Is It Going to Mean for the Professional Technician?‖ John Lokie,
                                         Technical Instructor, OTC Corporation ............................................................................................... 18




1997 / Austin                       Friday: ―SUN/Snap-On Diagnostic and Software Systems,‖ Steve Gonzales, Industrial .......... Respresenta-
Convention Registration: 3,380           tive, and Jeff Flora, Equipment Specialist, SUN/Snap-On, Inc. .......................................................... 19
Charles Statz, Temple
    Junior College                  Saturday: ―Affordable Laser Four-Wheel Alignments and On-Car Brake Lathe,‖ R. L. (Bob) Lowry,
                                         Marketing Representative, The Lowry Marketing Group, Inc. ............................................................ 17


1998 / Dallas                       Friday: ―S K Hand Tool Educational Discount Program,‖ Matt Dionne, District Manager, and Tom Convention
Registration: 3,180                      Wieland, Sales Representative, S K Hand Tool Corporation .............................................................. 15
Charles Statz, Temple
    College                         Saturday: ―Workforce Education Course Manual,‖ Rebecca C. Bell, Director, WECM Training Project, ...
                                         Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
                                         ―Instructional Delivery Over the Internet,‖ Vern Anthony, Technical Editor, Del Mar Publishing .......
                                         Company.............................................................................................................................................. 17




1999 / Houston                      Friday: ―Product Development in Automotive Education,‖ Bruce Bergwall, Marketing and Content Convention
Registration: 3,250                      Developer, Thompson Learning Company, and Vern Anthony, Technical Education Coordinator, Charles
Statz, Temple College                    Thompson Learning Company ................................................................................................................

                                    Saturday: ―‗Flashing‘ EEPROMS: No Longer Dealership Technology,‖ Roger Converse, Drive-
                                         ability Instructor, Ringler .......................................................................................................................




2000 / Austin                       Friday: ―Contemporary Designs of Intake and Exhaust Systems,‖ Jim McFarland, President,
Convention Registration: 3,030           AutoCom, Inc. .........................................................................................................................................
Daniel Wickware, Northeast Texas
    Community College               Saturday: ―TexSite: Coordinated Diesel Training,‖ Lynn McKinnie, Training Coordinator,
                                         Zachry Construction, Inc. ........................................................................................................................




2001 / Dallas                       Friday: Roundtable Discussion: ―Where Have We Been, Where Are We Now, Where Are We Going?‖
Convention Registration: 2,867           Daniel Wickware, Moderator ..................................................................................................................
Daniel Wickware, Northeast Texas
    Community College               Saturday: ―The Chemistry of Combustion,‖ Dean Hill, Professor Chemistry, University of New
                                         Mexico .....................................................................................................................................................




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2002 / Houston                     Friday: Roundtable: ―Open Discussion and Business Meeting‖ ................................................................. 11
Convention Registration: 2,753     Saturday: ―The Future of Gasoline,‖ John Mason, Diamond Shamrock ..................................................... 12
George W. Hilliard, Coastal Bend
    College



2003 / Austin                      Friday: ―Educational Partnerships, Part I,‖ George Arrants, Business and Educational
Convention Registration: 2,113          Partnerships Manager, Snap-On Tools, Inc. .......................................................................................... 8
Henry Wyckoff, Amarillo College    ―Educational Partnerships, Part II,‖ George Arrants .................................................................................... 6
                                   Saturday: ―Snap-On Training Opportunities,‖ George Arrants .................................................................... 5




2004 / Forth Worth                 Friday: ―New Automotive Products,‖ Rich Carlson, Training Center Manager, Dallas Center,
Convention Registration: 2,233          DaimlerChrysler Corp. ........................................................................................................................ 15
Henry Wyckoff, Amarillo College         ―New Automotive Products,‖ Rich Carlson .......................................................................................... 9
                                   Saturday: ―New DaimlerChrysler Products,‖ Rich Carlson ......................................................................... 10



2005 / Austin                      Friday: "Automotive Electronics in the Classroom, Part I," Jared Jensen, Sales Manager, LJ
Convention Registration: 2284           Technical Systems ................................................................................................................................. 5
Henry Wyckoff, Amarillo College    Saturday: "Automotive Electronics in the Classroom, Part II," Jared Jensen ..................................................



2006 / Houston                     Friday: ―How Recent Changes in the Perkins Grant Program Will Affect Community College
Convention Registration: 2327           Automotive Education, Part I,‖ Henry Wyckoff, Instructor and Chair, Department of
Silas Marshall, Trinity Valley          Automotive Technology, Amarillo College ........................................................................................... 5
     Community College
                                   Saturday: ―How Recent Changes in the Perkins Grant Program Will Affect Community College
                                        Automotive Education, Part II,‖ Henry Wyckoff................................................................................... 4



2007 / Austin                      Friday: ―Synthetic Motor Oils,‖ Henry Wyckoff, Instructor and Chair, Department of
Convention Registration: 2314           Automotive Technology and Diesel Engine Mechanics, Amarillo College ......................................... 10
Silas Marshall, Trinity Valley     Saturday: ―Specifications for the Duramax Diesel,‖ Henry Wyckoff ........................................................... 2
     Community College



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Silas Marshall, Trinity Valley
     Community College




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                                        TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                          Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                             BIOLOGY SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                              Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                            Friday: Continental Breakfast sponsored by Benjamin/Cummings Publishing Company;
Convention Registration: 3,005                 ―Developmental Regulation of a Pulsatile Endocrine System: Ontogeny of the Activity of the
Nancy Ellen Partlow, Wharton                   Gonadotropic Releasing Hormone (Gu RH) Pulse Generator,‖ Kelly Suter, Instructor of
    County Junior College                      Biology, Wharton County Junior College ........................................................................................... 26

                                          Saturday: ―Nuclear Transport of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme mRNA in Bovine Aortic
                                               Endothelial Cells During Variable Hypergravity,‖ Karen Frasier-Scott, Chair for
                                               Biology, University of Houston–Clear Lake ....................................................................................... 15



1997 / Austin                             Friday: ―The Evolutionary Enigma of Sex,‖ Neil A. Campbell, Professor of Biology,
Convention Registration: 3,380                 University of California, Riverside .................................................................................................... 108
Robert W. Brick & Victoria C. Sharpe,          ―Texas River Watch: A Workshop,‖ Sharon Jasper, Professor of Biology, Blinn
Blinn College                                  College and Texas A&M University.................................................................................................... 50

                                          Saturday: ―Ecotoxicological Studies in the Republic of Azerbaijan,‖ John W. Bickham,
                                               Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A&M University ............................................ 55


1998 / Dallas                             Friday: ‖Exercise: A Classic and Effective Way to Teach Physiological Principles,‖ George A.
Convention Registration: 3,180                 Ordway, Associate Professor of Physiology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical
Jacqueline Love Butler, Grayson                Center .................................................................................................................................................. 58
    County College                             ―Anatomy and Physiology Classes on the World Wide Web,‖ Joseph Marcinkowski, Education
                                               Sales Manager, A.D.A.M. Software, Inc. ............................................................................................ 34

                                          Saturday: ―An Introduction to Helicobacter Pylori,‖ Sarah A. McIntire, Associate Professor of Biology, ..
    Texas Woman‘s University              26




1999 / Houston                            Friday: ―The Physiology of Lying,‖ Joel Reicherter, Professor of Physiology, State University of
Convention Registration: 3,250                 New York ............................................................................................................................................ 61
James C. Butzek, Wharton County
    Junior College                        Saturday: ―Not Waiting for an Outbreak: Purified Field Gel Electrophoresis for Tracking
                                               Organisms,‖ Suzanne S. Barth, Chief, Microbiological Investigation Unit, Texas Department
                                               of Health ............................................................................................................................................. 32




2000 / Austin                             Friday: ―Hypertension: Myths of the Mechanism,‖ David N. Shier, Professor of Anatomy and
Convention Registration: 3,030                 Physiology, Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan ................................................. 60
Chester P. Cooper, Odessa College
                                          Saturday: ―What Horse Training Can Teach Us About Classroom Interactions,‖ Phil Shelp,
                                               Professor of Biology, Brookhaven College ......................................................................................... 21




2001 / Dallas                             Friday: ―Technological Advances in Monitoring Our Earth‘s Biodiversity,‖ Earl G. Zimmerman,
Convention Registration: 2,867                 Chair of the Department of Biological Sciences, University of North Texas ...................................... 35
Joanna Kile, College of the
    Mainland                              Saturday: ―Emerging Genetic Technologies and Ethical Issues,‖ Olivia Masih White, Assistant

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                                              Professor of Biology, University of North Texas ................................................................................ 38




2002 / Houston                         Friday: ―The Evolution of General Biology Courses,‖ Neil Campbell, Visiting Scholar, Department
Convention Registration: 2,753              of Botany and Plant Sciences, University of California, Riverside ..................................................... 70
Robert Bauman, Amarillo
    College                            Saturday: ―Offspring Size, Offspring Fitness and Reproductive Allocation in Harvester Ants,‖
                                            Diane C. Wiernasz, Associate Professor of Biology, University of Houston ...................................... 15



2003 / Austin                          Friday: ―Terror at Lake Texoma: A Capstone Course on Menacing Microbes,‖ Douglas D.
Convention Registration: 2,113              Gaffin, Dean and Associate Professor of Zoology, University of Oklahoma and Marielle
Linda Allen, Lon Morris College             H. Hoefnagels, Assistant Professor of Zoology and Botany-Microbiology, University
                                            of Oklahoma ........................................................................................................................................ 53
                                       Saturday: ―Biology Jeopardy,‖ Deborah Cardenas, Professor of Biology, Collin County
                                            Community College ............................................................................................................................. 35




2004 /Fort Worth                       Friday: ―The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center: A New Approach to Environmental Education,‖
Convention Registration: 2,233              Allen Forshage, Director, Freshwater Fisheries Center, Texas Department of Parks
Brian Baumgartner, Trinity Valley           and Wildlife ........................................................................................................................................ 50
     Community College                 Saturday: ―Teaching Biology in a Post-Genomic World,‖ Kenneth A. Mason, Continuing
                                            Lecturer, Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University ....................................................... 45



2005 / Austin                          Friday: "Taxa Can Be Taxing: Changes in Protistan Nomenclature," Robert Bauman, Professor
Convention Registration: 2284               of Biology, Amarillo College .............................................................................................................. 63
Matthew J. Craig, Amarillo College     Saturday: "How to Study Drug Abuse in Flies," Nigel Atkinson, Associate Professor of
                                            Neurobiology, University of Texas at Austin ...................................................................................... 32



2006 / Houston                         Friday: ―Tips on Teaching Evolution Versus Creationism,‖ Kenneth S. Saladin, Professor of
Convention Registration 2327                Biology, Georgia College and State University ................................................................................... 83
Vernon Wiersema, Houston
    Community College                  Saturday: ―Reassessment of a Free Radical Theory of Cancer with Emphasis on Ultraviolet
                                            Carcinogenesis,‖ Homer S. Black, Professor of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine ............... 31



2007 / Austin                          Friday: ―Bioterrorism, Germs, and Bacteriophages,‖ Jacquelyn Furman Black, Professor of
Convention Registration: 2314               Science, Marymount University .......................................................................................................... 69
Robert McReynolds, San Jacinto         Saturday: ―The Nature of Nature: How Concepts of Nature Have Changed and What This Means
    College–Central                         for Conservation and Management,‖ Daniel B. Botkin, Professor Emeritus, Department of
                                            Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara ............................ 37



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
P. Jane Brixey, Cisco Junior College




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                                       TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                        Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                          BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                            Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                   Attendance

1996 / Houston                           Friday: ―An Overview of the Professional Employee Organization,‖ Jerald L. Broussard, Vice
Convention Registration: 3,005                President of Marketing, Administaff ................................................................................................... 20
Dianne Bridges, South Plains
    College                              Saturday: ―Using the Internet and World Wide Web as Business Communication Tools,‖ Mary
                                              Ellen Guffey, Emeritus Professor of Business, Los Angeles Pierce College ....................................... 55



1997 / Austin                            Friday: ―Story-Telling as a Teaching Tool,‖ William Nickels, Associate Professor of Marketing,
Convention Registration: 3,380                University of Maryland ........................................................................................................................ 80
Jimidene Murphey, South
     Plains College                      Saturday: ―Contemporary Pedagogy in the Personal Finance Class,‖ Douglas Hearth, Professor of
                                              Finance, University of Arkansas .......................................................................................................... 10



1998 / Dallas                            Friday: ―The Changing Business World,‖ James A. Smith, Managing Director, James Smith and
Convention Registration: 3,180                Company, Dallas ................................................................................................................................. 36
Dale Westfall, Midland College
                                         Saturday: ―Growth of Free Enterprise in Global Economies,‖ Chris MacLeod, Financial Consultant,
                                              Smith Barney, Midland ........................................................................................................................ 16




1999 / Houston                           Friday: ―Digital Content Delivery and Course Management,‖ Bill Bayer, New Media Producer,
Convention Registration: 3,250                McGraw-Hill Publishers ...................................................................................................................... 20
David Loper, Trinity Valley
    Community College                    Saturday: ―Managing Cultural Differences in Today‘s Global Economy,‖ Afasaneh Nahavandi,
                                              Professor of Management, Arizona State University–West .....................................................................




2000 / Austin                            Friday: ―Using Technology to Enhance Learning in Business Mathematics and Other Business
Convention Registration: 3,030                Courses,‖ Robert A. Brechner, Professor of Business Administration, Miami-Dade
Joan Stinehart, Lamar State College–          Community College, and George W. Bergeman, Professor of Business Administration,
     Orange                                   Northern Virginia Community College ............................................................................................... 15
                                              ―Teaching Strategies for the Year 2000,‖ Robert J. Hughes, Professor of General
                                              Business, Richland College ................................................................................................................. 21

                                         Saturday: ―Technology in the Classroom,‖ Larry McDaniel, Professor of Marketing, University
                                              of Texas at Arlington ........................................................................................................................... 11




2001 / Dallas                            Friday: ―The Application of Technology in the Classroom: Suggestions for Making the Right
Convention Registration: 2,867                Decisions,‖ Kurt Gerdenich, Manager, Technology Product Development, South-Western
Joan Stinehart, Lamar State                   College Publishing ..................................................................................................................................
     College – Orange
                                         Saturday: ―E-Books: What They Are and What Is Available,‖ Kurt Gerdenich ..............................................




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2002 / Houston                          Friday: ―Make Technology Work for You: The Use of Pre-Developed Content in On-Line Courses
Convention Registration: 2,753               and Course Management Systems,‖ Michael Dafferner, Educational Technology Consultant,
Joan Stinehart, Lamar State                  Thomson Learning ...................................................................................................................................
     College - Orange
                                        Saturday: ―Closing the Gap with the Project Approach,‖ Joan M. Stinehart, Assistant Professor
                                             of Accounting and Director of the Technical Accounting Program, Lamar State College–Orange .........



2003 / Austin                           Friday: ―Teaching the Principles of Marketing Course,‖ Raymond Laforge, Brown-Forman
Convention Registration: 2,113               Professor of Marketing, University of Louisville ................................................................................ 10
James R. Ellis, Lamar State             Saturday ―Utilizing Technology in a Traditional Lecture Course,‖ Stephen Day, E-Learning
    College - Orange                         Consultant, McGraw-Hill .................................................................................................................... 12




2004 / Fort Worth                       Friday: ―Collaborative Learning in Business Classes: Using Examples from Organizational
Convention Registration: 2,233               Behavior and Finance,‖ Laurie Ziegler, Senior Lecturer, University of Texas at Dallas,
James R. Ellis, Lamar State College –        and Mary C. Chaffin, Assistant Dean and College Master, School of Management,
    Orange                                   University of Texas at Dallas ............................................................................................................... 17
                                        Saturday: ―Film as a Teaching Resource: Using Popular Cinema to Become a Classroom Star!‖
                                             Joseph E. Champoux, Regents Professor of Management, University of New Mexico ....................... 21



2005 / Austin                           Friday: "Online Instruction and Other Teaching Stratgegies for General Business," Robert J.
Convention Registration: 2284                Hughes, Professor of Business and Management, Richland College ................................................... 21
James R. Ellis, Lamar State College –   Saturday: "Critical Thinking and the Active Learning Approach," Joan M. Stinehart, Assistant
    Orange                                   Professor of Accounting, Lamar State College-Orange ....................................................................... 15



2006 / Houston                          Friday: ―Writing for Business Today: What Students Need for Success,‖ Dona Young, Author ................ 40
Convention Registration: 2327
Jimidene Murphey, Clarendon             Saturday: ―Creating Value For Your Students,‖ Gareth Jones, Professor of Management, Texas
     College                                 A&M University .................................................................................................................................. 25



2007 / Austin                           Friday: ―Practical Ideas for Teaching Online Introduction to Business and Personal Finance Courses,‖
Convention Registration: 2314                Robert J. Hughes, Professor of General Business, Richland College ......................................................
Jimidene Murphey, Clarendon             Saturday: ―Business Communications for a Global Environment,‖ Dona Young, Author .............................
     College



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Jim Ellis, Lamar State College—
     Orange




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                                 TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                   Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                   CHEMISTRY SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                       Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                      Attendance

1996 / Houston                     Friday: ―Computers in Chemistry Laboratory Instruction,‖ John Amend, Instructor of Chemistry,
Convention Registration: 3,005          Montana State University; Hands-on laboratory workshop at North Harris College, featuring
Mollee A. Puckett, San Jacinto          the Labworks Interface which allows for enhanced student learning and data acquisition.
    College-North Campus                Repeat of 10:00 a.m. session ...................................................................................................................

                                   Saturday: Panel Discussion: ―Chemistry Education in the 21st Century,‖ W. Larry Peck, Professor
                                        of Chemistry, Texas A&M University .....................................................................................................



1997 / Austin                      Friday: ―Interactive General Chemistry: CD-ROM Multimedia Presentation in the General Chemistry Convention
Registration: 3,380                     Classroom,‖ John C. Kotz, University Distinguished Teaching Professor, State University of
Kathy Nabona, Austin Community          New York College at Oneonta .................................................................................................................
College
                                   Saturday: ―The Importance of Visualization for the General Chemistry Student,‖ Peter Atkins,
                                        Professor of Chemistry, Oxford University .............................................................................................



1998 / Dallas                      Friday: ―Small-Scale Chemistry, Part I,‖ Steve Thompson, Professor of Chemistry, Colorado
Convention Registration: 3,180          State University ................................................................................................................................... 29
Ranjana Segal, Tarrant County           “Small-Scale Chemistry, Part II,‖ continuation of morning session.................................................... 25
    Junior College-Southeast
                                   Saturday: ―Design for the Environment: The Green Chemistry Approach,‖ David Y. Boon,
                                        Instructor of Environmental Science, Front Range Community College, Westminster,
                                        Colorado .............................................................................................................................................. 24




1999 / Houston                     Friday: ―Changes in Chemistry Teaching,‖ Conrad Stanitski, Chair, Department of Chemistry,
Convention Registration: 3,250          University of Central Arkansas ............................................................................................................ 47
Michael Sheets, Texarkana
    College                        Saturday: ―Changes in Chemistry Teaching and the Division of Chemical Education of the
                                        American Chemical Society,‖ Conrad Stanitski .................................................................................. 25




2000 / Austin                      Friday: ―A Fun Chemistry ‗Make-and-Take,‘‖ Larry Peck, Professor of Chemistry, Texas A&M
Convention Registration: 3,030          University ............................................................................................................................................ 54
Dolores C. Aquino, San Jacinto
    College–Central                Saturday: ―Don‘t Complain—Get Involved: Ways to Influence Future Textbooks,‖ Larry Peck .............. 25




2001 / Dallas                      Friday: ―The Nuts and Bolts of On-Line Chemistry Education and Its Impact,‖ Amina El-Ashmawy,
Convention Registration: 2,867          Professor of Chemistry, Collin County Community College–Spring Creek Campus, and
Thomas F. Hammargren, Navarro           Mary Patterson, Instructor of Chemistry, Brazosport College ............................................................. 38
    College
                                   Saturday: ―The Chemistry of DNA Damage and the Molecular Mechanism of DNA Repair in Living
                                        Cells,‖ Paula Louise Fischhaber, Fellow, Department of Pathology, University of Texas
                                        Southwestern Medical Center .............................................................................................................. 23


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2002 / Houston                       Friday: ―Brewing at a Small Brewery,‖ Brock L. Wagner, Founder/Brewer, St. Arnold‘s Brewery ........... 37
Convention Registration: 2,753
Nancy Faulk, Blinn College – Bryan   Saturday: ―I Ate WHAT?!‖ Beverly Clement, Instructor of Chemistry, Blinn College–Bryan Campus ..... 32



2003 / Austin                        Friday: ―Forensic Science Today,‖ Bill Ginn, Manager, Headquarters Crime Laboratory, Texas
Convention Registration: 2,113            Department of Public Safety ................................................................................................................ 60
Nancy Faulk, Blinn College           Saturday: ―Online Asessment and Concept Discovery in Science Education,‖ William J. Vining,
                                          Associate Professor of Chemical Education and Director of General Chemistry, University
                                          of Massachusetts, Amherst .................................................................................................................. 25




2004 / Fort Worth                    Friday: ―Chemical Magic,‖ Diana Mason, Associate Professor of Chemistry, University of
Convention Registration: 2,233            North Texas ......................................................................................................................................... 42
Beverly Clement, Blinn College       Saturday: ―Effective Use of Classroom Illustrations,‖ Thom Jose, Instructor of Chemistry,
                                          Blinn College–Bryan Campus ............................................................................................................. 26



2005 / Austin                        Friday: "Environmental Toxicology," Vincent Leopold, Senior Toxicologist, Texas
Convention Registration: 2284             Commission on Environmental Quality............................................................................................... 34
Steve Rathbone, Blinn College        Saturday: "Rediscovery of the Elements," James L. Marshall, Professor of Chemistry, University
                                          of North Texas, and Virginia Marshall, Author ................................................................................... 22



2006 / Houston                       Friday: ―So You Want to Teach a Chemistry Course...Online!?‖ Beverly Clement, Instructor of
Convention Registration: 2327             Chemistry, Blinn College–Bryan Campus ........................................................................................... 24
Thomas José, Blinn College                ―Classroom Response Systems: A Clear Solution for Making Your Classroom Interactive,‖
    Bryan                                 Donnie Byers, Professor of Chemistry, Johnson County Community College, Overland Park,
                                          Kansas ................................................................................................................................................. 21
                                     Saturday: ―Case Studies and Concept Development: A Novel Approach for Teaching General
                                          Chemistry,‖ John S. Hutchinson, Professor of Chemistry, Rice University ........................................ 14



2007 / Austin                        Friday: ―Are They Prepared, and What Are We Preparing Them For?‖ Paul Kelter, University
Convention Registration: 2314             Distinguished Professor and Director of General Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana ........... 37
James Petrick, San Antonio College   Saturday: ―Using Podcasts to Teach Chemistry,‖ Michael D. Mosher, Professor and Chair,
                                          Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska at Kearney ............................................................ 22



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Vicki Rowlett, Lamar Institute
    Of Technology




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                                      TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                         Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                CHILD DEVELOPMENT EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                             Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                           Friday: ―Articulation Between Community and Senior Colleges: Possibilities and Challenges,‖
Convention Registration: 3,005                George Morrison, Velma Schmidt Professor of Early Childhood Education, University of
Kathryn L. Morrison, Tarrant County           North Texas ......................................................................................................................................... 28
    Junior College - Northeast
                                         Saturday: ―Risk Management Issues in Early Childhood Programs,‖ James Strickland, Director,
                                              Child, Inc. ................................................................................................................................................



1997 / Austin                            Friday: Panel Discussion: ―Articulation Between Junior and Senior Colleges: The Work Continues,‖
Convention Registration: 3,380                Larry Franks, Director, Instructional Programs, Division of Community and Technical Colleges,
Nancy A. Benz, South                          Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; Dorothy McNutt, Project Director, Workforce
    Plains College                            Education Course Manual; Betty Larson, Dean, Occupational-Technical Education, San Antonio
                                              College; Chris Webster-Reid, Texas Head Start Collaboration Project; and Sandra Enders,
                                              Instructor of Child Development Education, San Antonio College, Moderator ......................................

                                         Saturday: ―Working Toward Articulation: Implementation of the Workforce Education Course Manual,‖
    Sandra Enders, San Antonio College



1998 / Dallas                            Friday: ―New Vistas for Child Development Through the Workforce Education Course Manual,‖
Convention Registration:                      Peggy Apple, Linda Ard, & Linda Lohman, Instructors, Child Development, San Antonio ............... 43
Susan S. Wyatt, Eastfield College
                                         Saturday: Legal Issues for the New Century,‖ Frank Hill, Attorney at Law, Hill Gilstrap, Arlington ........ 22



1999 / Houston                           Friday: ―New Information from the Leading Edge: Developmentally-Appropriate Practice,‖
Convention Registration: 3,250                Susan Wyatt, Chair of Child Development, and Nancy Beaver, Adjunct Instructor of
Susan S. Wyatt, Eastfield College             Child Development, Eastfield College ................................................................................................ 24

                                         Saturday: ―Is Your Program Inclusive? Incorporating Anti-Bias Curriculum into the Early
                                              Childhood Program,‖ Louise Derman-Sparks, author ........................................................................... 9




2000 / Austin                            Friday: ―Universal Course for Child Care Providers,‖ Lynn Sitton, Coordinator, Early Childhood
Convention Registration: 3,030                Professions Department, and Virginia Booker, Instructor of Early Childhood Professions,
Lynn Sitton, Kilgore College                  Kilgore College ................................................................................................................................... 26

                                         Saturday: Tour of Children‘s Lab School, Eastview Campus, Austin Community College ....................... 16




2001 / Dallas                            Friday: ―Aligning Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) for Home Economics and
Convention Registration: 2,867                Workforce Education Course Manual (WECM) for Child Development,‖ Gwen Chance, Director,
Linda Lowman, San Antonio                     Head Start State Collaboration, Office of the Governor ...................................................................... 40
    College
                                         Saturday: ―Community College Child Development Departments: Meeting the Need for Pre-Service
                                              Training for Entry-Level Child Care Givers,‖ Linda Ard, Chair, Child Development Department,
                                              Del Mar College ................................................................................................................................. 23



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2002 / Houston                        Friday: ―CDEA Spring Business Meeting,‖ Jennifer Rhinehart, President, Child Development
Convention Registration: 2,753             Educators Association ......................................................................................................................... 40
Jennifer Kay Rhinehart, San Jacinto        ―An Update of Issues and Trends in Child Development: Head Start, Statewide Articulations,
     College - North                       and Universal Course Textbooks,‖ Jennifer Rhinehart, President, and Gordon Bacon, Vice
                                           President, Child Development Educators Association ........................................................................ 40
                                      Saturday: ―Distance Learning Resources for Child Development: What‘s Out There?‖ Touyen
                                           Nguyen, Educational Sales Consultant, Delmar Thomson Learning ................................................... 30



2003 / Austin                         Friday: ―Learning More about CIRCLE, Head Start Literacy Mandates, and Teaching Emergent
Convention Registration: 2,113             Literacy, Part I,‖ Susan Landry, Director, and Susan Gunnewig, Project Manager, Center
Gale Spear & Linda Welsh, Austin           for Improving the Readiness of Children for Learning and Education ................................................ 46
     Community College                ―Inclusion in Child Care Settings: A Report Back from Natural Allies,‖ Linda Ard, Del Mar
                                           College; Rebecca Bibby, Tyler Junior College; Isela Castonon-Williams, El Paso
                                           Community College; Mary Cordell, Navarro College; Mary Gonzales, South Texas
                                           Community College; Mary Clare Munger, Amarillo College; and Linda Welsh, Austin
                                           Community College
                                           CDEATTYC Business Meeting ........................................................................................................... 30
                                      Saturday: ―Learning More about CIRCLE, Head Start Literacy Mandates, and Teaching Emergent
                                           Literacy, Part II,‖ Susan Landry and Susan Gunnewig ........................................................................ 27




2004 / Fort Worth                     Friday: ―What‘s New? What‘s Changed? A Reflection on Our Programs,‖ Pati Cates, Chair,
Convention Registration: 2,2333            Department of Sociology and Child Development, Tarrant County College ....................................... 34
Sandy Enders, San Antonio College     Saturday: ―Developmentally Appropriate Curriculum for Young Children,‖ Carol Gestwicki,
                                           Professor of Early Childhood Development, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte,
                                           North Carolina ..................................................................................................................................... 28



2005 / Austin                         Friday: "AAT Degrees and the Implications for Early Childhood Education," Susan Hetzler, Program
Convention Registration: 2284              Director, Educator Preparation, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ................................... 60
Sandra Enders, San Antonio College         Panel: "Building Partnerships: Public Schools, Community Colleges, Teacher Education,
                                           Higher Education ................................................................................................................................. 35
                                      Saturday: "Advocacy and Strategic Planning," Cathy Castillo, Chair, Child Development Education,
                                           San Antonio College............................................................................................................................ 27



2006 / Houston                        Friday: ―A ‗Coaching‘ Session for Child Development Educators: Orientation Training for the New
Convention Registration: 2327              Texas Early Care and Education Career Development System,‖ Judy Carnahan-Webb, Council
Pamela Norwood, Houston                    Member, TECECDS ............................................................................................................................ 31
    Community College                 Saturday: Child Development Educators Association Business Meeting, Amy Jones, Blinn College,
                                           CDEA President .................................................................................................................................. 36



2007 / Austin                         Friday: ―Learning Outomes: A Review of Statewide Course Objectives,‖ Pamela Ray, Instructor and
Convention Registration: 2314              Program Director, Early Childhood Studies Program, St. Philip‘s College, Kristen Wilkerson,
Pamela E. Ray, St. Philip‘s College        Associate Professor of Child Development, and Irma Woods, Associate Professor of Child
                                           Development, Del Mar College ...............................................................................................................
                                      Saturday: CDEA Business Meeting ................................................................................................................



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Gail Cox, Temple College




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                                              TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                                 Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                        COMPUTER INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                                     Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                    Attendance

1996 / Houston                                    Friday: ―Introduction to Windows 95/Office 95,‖ Robert T. Grauer, Associate Professor of
Convention Registration: 3,005                         Computer Information Systems, University of Miami ......................................................................... 98
Wesley E. Scruggs, Brazosport
    College                                       Saturday: ―An Introduction to Visual Basic,‖ Mark G. Simkin, Professor of Business Admini-
                                                       stration, University of Nevada ............................................................................................................. 50



1997 / Austin                                     Friday: ―Integrating the Internet into Curriculum and Instruction,‖ Glen J. Coulthard, Computer
Convention Registration: 3,380                         Program Administrator, Okanagan University College, Vernon, British Columbia .......................... 160
Gigi N. Beaton, Tyler Junior
     College                               Saturday ―Reaching Out: New Dimensions in Distance Learning,‖ Darrell Ward, President, Hyper-
                                                Graphics Corporation, and Dennis Spisak, Regional Vice President, Glencoe/McGraw-Hill
                                                ―Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Computer Science Update,‖ Larry Franks, Director, ...
    Instructional Programs, Division of Community and Technical Colleges, Texas Higher Education .............................................................................
    Coordinating Board                     75



1998 / Dallas                                     Friday: ―The Changing Face of Information Technology in Education,‖ Gary Shelly, author ................. 152
Convention Registration: 3,180                         ―The McGraw-Hill Learning Architecture: Expanding the Tools for Higher Learning,‖ Bill Bayer,
Glenn F. Boswell, San Antonio                          New Media Producer, McGraw-Hill Publishers .................................................................................. 48
    College
                                                  Saturday: ―Connecting with Students in Online Education,‖ Maggie Trigg, Instructor, Computer
                                                       Information Systems, Arapahoe Community College, Littleton, Colorado ......................................... 43



1999 / Houston                                    Friday: ―How to Establish a Cisco Networking Academy Program at Your School,‖ Karen Bruntz,
Convention Registration: 3,250                         Western Area Academy Manager, Cisco Systems ............................................................................... 75
Amelia J. Maretka, Wharton                             ―How WECM Will Affect Computer Information Systems and Implementation,‖ Alan Rasco,
    County Junior College                              Program Director, Community and Technical Colleges Division, Texas Higher Education
                                                       Coordinating Board, and Joan Jones, Dean of School of Business and Technology, Tyler
                                                       Junior College...................................................................................................................................... 72

                                                  Saturday: ―Implications of Adopting Web-Based Instruction,‖ Nancy Cosgrove, Professor of
                                                       Computer Science, University of Central Florida ................................................................................ 36




2000 / Austin                                     Friday: ―Novell Education Academic Partnership,‖ Michael Bowen, Education Academic
Convention Registration: 3,030                         Programs Manager, Novell Corporation .............................................................................................. 35
Fred Seals, Blinn College                              ―Vendor Specific and Non-Vendor Specific Certification Options,‖ Stephen P. Solomon, Senior
                                                  Acquisitions Editor, Course Technology                                                                                                   40

                                                  Saturday: ―Will XML Replace HTML?‖ Ed Tittle, consultant, LanWrights, Inc. ...................................... 15




2001 / Dallas                                     Friday: ―Developing a Distance Learning Course,‖ Dolores Pusins, Instructor of Computer
Convention Registration: 2,867                         Literacy, Hillsborough Community College, Tampa, Florida.............................................................. 70
Mark Crouch, South Plains College                      ―Cognitive Requirements for Learning Java, an Object Oriented Language,‖ Garry White,
                                                       Instructor of Computer Information Systems, Southwest Texas State University ............................... 40

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                                        Saturday: ―Dot.com: How to Run a Great E-Commerce Business,‖ Al Napier, Director, Center for
                                             Management of Information Technology, Rice University.................................................................. 20




2002 / Houston                          Friday: ―Office XP Overview,‖ H. Albert Napier, Professor of Management, Jones Graduate
Convention Registration: 2,753               School, Rice University ....................................................................................................................... 93
Wesley E. Scruggs, Brazosport College        ―Skills-Based Assessment Technology for MS Office XP,‖ Steve Schuetz, Associate Editor,
                                             CIT, McGraw-Hill/Irwin ..................................................................................................................... 40

                                        Saturday: ―A Quick Look at Windows XP,‖ Glen Couthard, Author .......................................................... 45



2003 / Austin                           Friday: ―Brunch Bytes: A Moderated Panel of Experts,‖ Anthony Cassandra, Assistant Professor
Convention Registration: 2,113                of Computer Science, St. Edwards University; Mike Meyers, President and Co-Founder,
Jamie Huckabay, Austin Community             Total Seminars; Robert O‘Donnell, e-Commerce Development Manager, Rock Solid
    College                                  Technology; Ken Peterson, Senior Programmer, Texas Department of Public Safety; and
                                             Jeff Quasney, Author. Moderators: Gigi Beaton, Tyler Junior College and Jim Hanson,
                                             Austin Community College ................................................................................................................. 75
                                        Saturday: ―An Overview of .Net Environment,‖ Dan Fay, Research Manager, Microsoft ......................... 25




2004 / Fort Worth                       Friday: ―Teaching Web Standards: If Not Now, When?‖ Tim Gottleber, Professor of Computer
Convention Registration: 2,233               Information Technology, North Lake College ..................................................................................... 44
Robert Nelson, Blinn College                  ―Open Source in Education,‖ Mike Myers, Total Seminars ............................................................... 17
                                        Saturday: ―The Latest Adobe Technology,‖ Tom Dent, Education Sales Representative, Adobe
                                             Systems, Inc. ........................................................................................................................................ 26



2005 / Austin                           Friday: "In a Digital World, What Should We Teach Our Students About Information Systems
Convention Registration: 2284                Security?" Corey D. Schou, University Professor of Informatics and Associate Dean,
Rajiv R. Malkan, Montgomery                  College of Business, Idaho State University ........................................................................................ 71
     College                                 This is a joint meeting with the Office Technology Section. "The Texas Shootout: Assessment
                                             and Training Software for Microsoft Office 2003," Bill Bayer, Director of New Media
                                             Strategies, McGraw-Hill Technology Education, Matt Denham, Director of Sales Programs,
                                             Computing and Information Technology Division, Pearson Prentice Hall Publishing, Beverly
                                             Fite, Professor of Computer Information Science, Amarillo College, and David Gibson,
                                             Technology Consultant, Course Technology ....................................................................................... 65
                                        Saturday: "The Name of the Game is Gaming! How the Thumb Generation is Reshaping the
                                             Teaching, Learning, and Computing Curriculum," John Flynt, Author ............................................... 42



2006 / Houston                          Friday: ―Upcoming Trends in Information Technology and Their Impact on the Curriculum,‖
Convention Registration 2327                 Gary Shelly, Author ........................................................................................................................... 104
Rajiv R. Malkan, Montgomery                  ―The Texas Shootout: Moodle, An Alternate Source for Distance Learning,‖ Anand Kumar
     College                                 Chauhan, Instructor of Computer Science, Lamar State College–Port Arthur, and Brian Koontz,
                                             Instructor of Computer Science and Information Technology, North Lake College ........................... 33
                                        Saturday: ―Developing a Gaming and Simulation Curriculum for Your College,‖ Reni Abraham,
                                             Director, Department of Gaming and Simulation, Houston Community College ................................ 21



2007 / Austin                           Friday: ―Windows Vista and Office 2007: New Features and Challenges in Curriculum,‖ Gary Shelly,
Convention Registration: 2314                Author
Rajiv R. Malkan, Montgomery                  ―The Texas Shootout: Assessment Software for Microsoft Office 2007,‖ Sean Casey,
     College                                 Director of Technology, Course Technology, Robert Galvin, Vice President, EMC/Paradigm,
                                             Anne Long, eLearning Consultant, McGraw-Hill Technology Education, and Chris Zajac, CIT
                                             Sales Representative, Pearson Prentice Hall
                                        Saturday: ―Using Real-World Scenarios and Service Learning Projects to Teach Simulation
                                                                                                                                                                                                         23
                              and Game Design,‖ Dep-Wah Davis, Professor of Computer Information Technology, and Clark
                              Friesen, Professor of Computer Information Technology, Tomball College



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Rajiv R. Malkan, Montgomery
     College




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                                     TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                      Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                    COSMETOLOGY SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                          Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                        Friday: ―Update on 1995 Changes in Texas Cosmetology Commission Rules and Regulations,‖
Convention Registration: 3,005             Larry Perkins, Director of State Inspectors, Texas Cosmetology Commission; ―The Healing
Marie J. (Billie) Popp, McLennan           Power of Humor,‖ Marylea Henderson, Counselor and Coordinator of Special Populations,
    Community College                      McLennan Community College ........................................................................................................... 60

                                      Saturday: ―Razor Cutting,‖ James Overstreet, International Beauty School, Garland ............................... 25




1997 / Austin                         Friday: ―Stress Management,‖ Marylea Henderson, Counselor, McLennan Community
Convention Registration: 3,380             College.....................................................................................................................................................
Marie J. (Billie) Popp, McLennan
    Community College                 Saturday: ―New Legislation, Proposed Rule Changes, and Exam Updates, Including Hair Weaving
                                           and Hair Braiding,‖ Dick Strader, Executive Director, Larry Perkins, Director of State Inspectors,
                                           and Victor Balderas, Director of Examinations, Texas Cosmetology Commission .................................



1998 / Dallas                         Friday: ―Beyond the Color Wheel,‖ Michelle Garner, Senior Education Consultant, Matrix
Convention Registration: 3,180             Corporation.......................................................................................................................................... 21
Patsy Kincade, Grayson County              ―Making Your Training a Memorable Occasion,‖ Michelle Garner, Senior Education Consultant,
     College                               Matrix Corporation .............................................................................................................................. 18

                                      Saturday: ―Updates on Enforcements and Examinations,‖ Larry Perkins, Director of Enforcement,
                                           and Victor Balderas, Director of Examinations, Texas Cosmetology Commission ............................. 22




1999 / Houston                        Friday: ―Matrix Skin Care and Make-up,‖ Anthony Skoog, Educator, Matrix Corporation ...................... 20
Convention Registration: 3,250             ―Farouk Hair Color,‖ Melissa Burge and Carolyn Hoffman, Educators, Farouk Corporation ............ 12
Cynthia L. King, Lamar University–
    Port Arthur                       Saturday: ―Motivating Your Students,‖ Lew Losoncy, Dean, Matrix Essential Institute for
                                           Professional Development .......................................................................................................................




2000 / Austin                         Friday: ―Texas Cosmetology Commission Forms: Common Mistakes, Gripes, and Misunderstand-
Convention Registration: 3,030             ings,‖ Henry O‘Neal Holifield, Executive Director, and Elizabeth Perez, Director of Licensing,
Gary Don Carey, Howard College             Texas Cosmetology Commission ......................................................................................................... 20
                                           ―Kit Rental for the Texas Cosmetology Commission Examination,‖ Mary Jo Heard, Owner,
                                           ProKits Rental
                                           ―New Products and Supplies Offered Exclusively to Cosmetology Schools,‖ Linda Engel, Sales
                                           Representative, School Division, Marianna Beauty Supply ................................................................ 20

                                      Saturday: ―The Whys and Whats of the Texas Education Course Manual,‖ Linda Winegar,
                                           Cosmetology Member, WECM Advisory Committee ......................................................................... 14




2001 / Dallas                         Friday: ―Hair Color,‖ Amy Fletcher, Educator, Wella, Inc. ........................................................................ 18

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Convention Registration: 2,867                ―Color or Cut,‖ Elaine Wheeler, Educator, Visual Changes................................................................. 9
Lou Ann Hitt, Odessa College
                                      Saturday: ―Update on the New State Cosmetology Licensing Examination,‖ Victor Balderas,
                                           Director of Examinations, Texas Cosmetology Commission................................................................. 9




2002 / Houston                        Friday: ―Pivot Point Salon Fundamentals and Agenda,‖ Michael May, Educational Sales
Convention Registration: 2,753             Consultant............................................................................................................................................ 18
Linda Winegar, San Jacinto                 ―Pivot Point Salon Fundamentals,‖ Michael May ............................................................................... 12
    College – South
                                      Saturday: ―New Tests and Results from the Texas Cosmetology Commission,‖ Neal Holifield,
                                           Executive Director, and Victor Balderas, Director of Examinations, Texas Cosmetology
                                           Commission ......................................................................................................................................... 10



2003 / Austin                         Friday: ―Educational Print and Product Knowledge from Milady Publishing, Part I,‖
Convention Registration: 2,113             Lisha Barnes, Licensed Cosmetologist, Barber, and Instructor, Career Institute ................................. 18
Pandora Freestone, San Jacinto        Saturday: ―Educational Print and Product Knowledge from Milady Publishing, Part II,‖ Lisha
    College - South                        Barnes .................................................................................................................................................. 18



2004 / Fort Worth                     Friday: ―Preparing Cosmetology Students for Success,‖ Paullett Meyer, National Training
Convention Registration: 2,233             and Salon Manager, J.C. Penney, Inc. ................................................................................................. 19
Dana Belt, San Jacinto College –           ―Federal Taxation Curriculum for Cosmetology Students and Instructors,‖ Cherity Smith,
    South                                  Field Representative, Internal Revenue Service .................................................................................. 14
                                           ―Skills USA-VICA Post Secondary Organization and Competition Information,‖ Heidi
                                           Ambros, Skills USA-VICA Representative ........................................................................................... 8
                                      Saturday: ―Starting a New Post Secondary Cosmetology Education Organization,‖ Carla
                                           Wright, Director of Education, Department of Cosmetology, Central Texas College,
                                           and Ron Robinson, Chair, Department of Cosmetology, McLennan Community College ................ 13



2005 / Austin                         Friday: "The Business of Esthetics," Karen Edwards, Account Consultant and Educator, La
Convention Registration: 2284              Marquise Co. ....................................................................................................................................... 21
Ronald G. Robinson, McLennan          Saturday: "Texas Cosmetogy Commission Updates: Testing and Licensing and Current Sanitation
     Community College and                 Rules Changes," Elizabeth Perez, Director of Examinations, Licensing, and Schools, and Mike
Carla Wright, Central Texas College        Roff, Director of Enforcement, Texas Cosmetology Commission ....................................................... 20



2006 / Houston                        Friday: ―The Cosmetology Commission Transfer to the Texas Department of Licensing and
Convention Registration 2327               Regulation,‖ William H. Kuntz, Jr., Executive Director, TDLR ......................................................... 22
Jennifer Adler, Hill College–              Texas Post-Secondary Cosmetology Educators (TPSCE), Organizational Meeting Concerning
     Johnson Co. Branch                    TDLR and Officer Elections ................................................................................................................ 18
                                           ―A Continuing Education Event: Sanitation, Health, and Safety for the Cosmetology
                                           Professional,‖ Mary Lindsay, Chair, Department of Cosmetology, San Jacinto
                                           College–South ..................................................................................................................................... 18
                                      Saturday: ―Technology in the Cosmetology Classroom,‖ Sandra Bruce, Marketing Manager, Milady
                                           Product Line, Thomson Delmar Learning ............................................................................................. 9



2007 / Austin                         Friday: ―The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation/Enforcement Division,‖ Jeffery Rinard,
Convention Registration: 2314              Lead Investigator, Enforcement Division ............................................................................................ 24
Mary Paschal-Lindsay, San Jacinto          ―Cosmetology Update,‖ Don Dudley, Director of Schools and Examinations, Texas Department
    College–South                          of Licensing and Regulation ................................................................................................................ 26
                                      Saturday: ―Milady Product Knowledge,‖ Lisha Barnes, Career Institute Educator, Milady Seminar
                                           Division, Thomson Delmar Learning .................................................................................................. 18


2008 / Dallas
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Convention Registration:
Levita O‘Brien, San Jacinto
     College–Central




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                                      TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                        Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                       COUNSELING AND STUDENT PERSONNEL SERVICES SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                            Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                          Friday: ‗The A, B, C, and D of Student Services in Community College Today: Attitude, Behavior,
Convention Registration: 3,005               and Cultural Diversity,‖ Bennie E. Lambert, Director of Admissions, North Harris College ............. 36
Joe W. Rode, Tarrant County Junior
    College–Northwest Campus            Saturday: ―The Future Role of Counseling and Student Services in a Community College: A
                                             Chancellor‘s Viewpoint,‖ C. A. Roberson, Chancellor, Tarrant County Junior College
                                             District ................................................................................................................................................. 31



1997 / Austin                           Friday: ―Project M.A.L.E. (Motivation and Achievement through Leadership & Education):
Convention Registration: 3,380               Counseling At-Risk Students,‖ Kenneth Holden, Project Director, Project M.A.L.E.,
M. Elda Cisneros, Houston Community          Houston Community College System ......................................................................................................
    College
                                        Saturday: ―Counseling Special Populations: Support Services for Vietnamese Students,‖ Gigi
                                             Do-Nguyen, Counselor, Houston Community College System–Central College ....................................



1998 / Dallas                           Friday: ―Factors That Impact on Student Success,‖ Rey Garay, Counselor; Nancy Hashimi,
Convention Registration: 3,180               Testing Specialist; Clennis High, Counselor; and Carole Keeney, Project Manager, Capable
M. Elda Cisneros, Houston Community           and Motivated Program, Houston Community College; Irene Porcarello, Dean of Student
    College-Central College                  Services, Houston Community College, Moderator ............................................................................ 35
                                             ―A New Approach to Curriculum Presentation For the 21st Century,‖ Don Watson, Chair of
                                             Counseling, and Dennis Adkins, Consultant, Project Eagle, Fresno City College, Fresno,
                                             California; and La Verne Ludden, Vice President of Software Development, JistWorks
                                             Corporation.......................................................................................................................................... 18

                                        Saturday: ―Enrollment Management: Building Bridges to Student Success,‖ Felipe Reyes, New
                                             Student Services Counselor; Sandra Lefever, Financial Aid Specialist; Jade Borne, Financial
                                             Aid Specialist; and Gail Wellenkamp, Counselor, Houston Community College; Diane Castillo, ........
                                             Assistant Dean of Enrollment Management, Houston Community College, Moderator ....................... 4




1999 / Houston                          Friday: ―Advising From Orientation to Graduation,‖ Lolo Mercado and Dianna Williams, Counselors,
Convention Registration: 3,250               El Paso Community College ................................................................................................................ 19
Claudine C. Oliver, South Plains             ―Teaching Students Conflict Resolution,‖ Christine Anderson, Academic Transfer Counselor,
    College                                  South Plains College ........................................................................................................................... 37

                                        Saturday: ―Career and Life Planning: Which Way Do I Go?‖ Allyn M. Evans, Placement and
                                             Vocational Counselor, and Claudine Oliver, Director of Guidance and Counseling, South
                                             Plains College ...................................................................................................................................... 14




2000 / Austin                           Friday: ―Your Legal Rights: Courage to Teach and Counsel,‖ Barbara J. Gardner, Attorney at Law,
Convention Registration: 3,030               Houston ............................................................................................................................................... 50
Margaret Lapham, Houston Community
    College–Southwest Campus            Saturday: ―School Violence: When Tragedy Strikes,‖ Stephen Rossi, Clinical Psychologist .................... 20




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2001 / Dallas                        Friday: ―Should Counselors Share Personal Values and Philosophy?‖ Randall Wade Murphy,
Convention Registration: 2,867            Counselor and Adjunct Instructor of Philosophy, Houston Community College–Central
Gail Wellenkamp, Houston                  College................................................................................................................................................. 16
     Community College–Central
                                     Saturday: ―The Americans With Disabilities Act: Maintaining Academic Standards and Supporting
                                          Student Needs,‖ Martin Houg, Lead Disability Support Counselor, Houston Community
                                          College System .................................................................................................................................... 14



2002 / Houston                       Friday: ―The Legal Rights of Counselors and Student Development Personnel,‖ Lisa Brown,
Convention Registration: 2,753            Attorney, Bracewell and Patterson, Houston ...........................................................................................
Margaret Lapham, Houston Community
    College – Southwest              Saturday: ―World Violence: Living Through Terrorism,‖ Steve Rossi, Clinical Psychologist........................



2003 / Austin                        Friday: ―New Outlook for Incoming International Students,‖ Gigi Do-Nguyen, Assistant
Convention Registration: 2,113            Director, International Student Services, Houston Community College .................................................
Gail Wellenkamp, Houston Community   Saturday: ―Creating a Crisis Response Team,‖ Becky Hauri, Psychologist, Disability Support
     College - Central                    Services Office, and Roman Alvarez, Counselor, Houston Community College ....................................



2004 / Fort Worth                    Friday: ―How to Get Your Way in Almost Every Situation! Tips on Conflict Resolution
Convention Registration: 2,233            Through Mediation,‖ Carvin Adkins, Attorney, Shari Barnes, Conflict Resolution
Margaret A. Lapham, Houston               Facilitator, Texas Christian University, Joy McInvale, Therapist, Greg Stephens,
    Community College                     Chair, Department of Management, TCU, and Stuart Youngblood, Professor of Management,
                                          TCU ..................................................................................................................................................... 32
                                     Saturday: ―When Mediation Fails: An Attorney‘s Guide to Conflict Resolution,‖ Barbara J.
                                          Gardner, Attorney .................................................................................................................................. 7



2005 / Austin                        Friday: "Texas Rhythm, Texas Rhyme for Heartfelt Souls: A Fascinating History of Texas Music,"
Convention Registration: 2284             Larry Willoughby, Associate Professor of History, Austin Community College................................. 20
Margaret A. Lapham, Houston          Saturday: "Personality Profiling: The Art and Science of Graphology," Karen W. Royer, Handwriting
    Community College                     Analyst and Certified Master Graphologist .............................................................................................



2006 / Houston                       Friday: ―First Responders to National Disaster: Counseling Victims of Katrina, Rita, and Beyond,‖
Convention Registration: 2327             Rose Childs, Deputy Director of Mental Health Services, Harris County Mental Health and
Margaret A. Lapham, Houston               Mental Retardation Authority; Mende Snodgress, Director of Crisis Residential and
    Community College                     Stabilization Units and Crisis Counseling Unit, Harris County MHMRA; and Thomas Mitchell,
                                          Director, Department of Mobil Outreach and Diversion Services, Harris County MHMRA ..................
                                     Saturday: ―Building a Partnership Between Counseling and Instruction,‖ Neal Tannahill, Academic
                                          Dean, Houston Community College–Southwest......................................................................................



2007 / Austin                        Friday: ―HELP! I Can‘t Give My Speech! Anxiety Techniques and/or Curricular Alternatives to the
Convention Registration: 2314             Speech Course Requirement,‖ Mark Butland, Associate Professor of Speech Communication,
Denise Anding, Austin Community           Austin Community College, Roger Alford, Director of Instruction and Academic Affairs, Texas
    College                               Higher Education Coordinating Board, and Denise Anding, Counselor and Professor of Human
                                          Development, Austin Community College .......................................................................................... 15
                                     Saturday: ―From Soldier to Student: Helping Combat Veterans Return to Campus,‖ Jerry Sharp, Team
                                          Leader, Readjustment Counseling Service, Austin Veterans Center ..................................................... 9



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:




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                                  TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                 Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                           CRIMINAL JUSTICE SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                   Program Topic / Speaker                                                                       Attendance

1996 / Houston                      Friday: Round Table Discussion: Major Law Enforcement Topics ............................................................ 35
Convention Registration: 3,005
Randall L. Fesperman, South         Saturday: ―Update on Concealed Handgun Law,‖ Ken Pittman, Firearms Instructor, Texas
    Plains College                       Department of Public Safety Training Academy ................................................................................. 30




1997 / Austin                       Friday: Roundtable: ―Issues in Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice: Education 2000‖ ......................... 35
Convention Registration: 3,380
George L. Lawless, South Plains     Saturday: Roundtable: ―Core Course Changes in Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice‖ ....................... 28
    College



1998 / Dallas                       Friday: ―Criminal Justice College Programs and Workforce Education Course Manual,‖ Rebecca
Convention Registration: 3,180           Bell, Director, WECM Training Project, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ..................... 20
Leonard R. Larsen, Eastfield
    College                         Saturday: ―Criminal Justice and Distance Learning,‖ Larry Nichols, Professor and Program
                                         Coordinator, Law Enforcement Technology, South Plains College .................................................... 32




1999 / Houston                      Friday: ―To WECM or Not to WECM,‖ Kay Hale, Program Director, Community and Technical
Convention Registration: 3,250           Colleges Division, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ....................................................... 30
Gary G. Gildon, Texarkana
    College                         Saturday: ―Working Together for Criminal Justice Education,‖ Barbara Hart, Assistant Professor
                                         of Criminal Justice, The University of Texas at Tyler ......................................................................... 11




2000 / Austin                       Friday: ―Substance Abuse Counseling and the Criminal Justice Professional,‖ Tom Slocum,
Convention Registration: 3,030           Criminal Justice Coordinator, Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse; Eva Perry,
Dale Mooso, San Antonio College          Director, Texas Department of Criminal Justice Substance Abuse Treatment Program; and
                                         Kristi Kostoff,Counselor Licensure Program Specialist,Texas Department of Criminal Justice ......... 35
                                         ―Coordinating Board Update,‖ Kay Hale, Program Director, Community and Technical Colleges
                                         Division, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ...................................................................... 25

                                    Saturday: ―Internet Resources: Sharing Information and Suggestions,‖ Dale Mooso, President,
                                         Community College Criminal Justice Educators of Texas ................................................................... 15




2001 / Dallas                       Friday: ―Law Enforcement Officers Killed in the Line of Duty,‖ William Wilbanks, Retired Instructor
Convention Registration: 2,867           of Criminal Justice, Florida International University ..............................................................................
Gary Reeves, Hill College
                                    Saturday: ―Future Direction of the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and
                                         Evaluation,‖ Jim Dozier, Executive Director, TCLEOSE .......................................................................



2002 / Houston                      Friday: ―Legislative Changes Affecting Criminal Justice,‖ Charles A. Rosenthal, Harris

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Convention Registration: 2,753                County District Attorney .........................................................................................................................
Gary A. Reeves, Hill College                  ―Domestic Terrorism,‖ Richard C. Powers, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Houston Office ...............

                                       Saturday: ―Anatomy of a Death Investigation: The O.J. Simpson Case,‖ William Dear, Private
                                            Investigator, William Dear and Associates ..............................................................................................



2003 / Austin                          Friday: ―Violent Incidents on School Campuses,‖ Angie McCown, Director of Victim Services,
Convention Registration: 2,113              Texas Department of Public Safety .........................................................................................................
Gary A. Reeves, Hill College           ―Criminal Justice Issues in the 21st Century,‖ James A. Fagin, Author ..........................................................
                                       Saturday: ―Terrorism,‖ James Debrow, Sergeant, Texas Department of Public Safety ..................................



2004 / Fort Worth                      Friday: ―Innovation and Criminal Justice Teaching Methods,‖ Laura B. Myers, Associate
Convention Registration: 2,233              Professor of Criminal Justice and Assistant Dean of Academic Programs, Sam Houston
Ray Garner, Laredo Community College        State University ................................................................................................................................... 18
                                       Saturday: ―The Texas Rangers‘ Unsolved Crimes Investigation Unit,‖ Gary de los Santos,
                                            Lieutenant, Texas Ranger Service, Texas Department of Public Safety ............................................. 29



2005 / Austin                          Friday: "Academic Alternative and CRIJ/CJLE Curriculum Issues for Criminal Justice and Law
Convention Registration: 2284               Enforcement Programs in Texas," Robert Bodisch, Representative, Texas Commission on
Randy Robertson, South Plains               Law Enforcement Officers' Standards and Education (TCLEOSE), and Kay Hale, Senior
    College                                 Program Director, Community and Technical Colleges Division, Texas Higher Education
                                            Coordinating Board .................................................................................................................................
                                       Saturday: "Community College Criminal Justice Educators of Texas (CCCJET) Round Table
                                            Discussion," Randy Robertson, South Plains College, Moderator .........................................................



2006 / Houston                         Friday: ―Domestic Violence: A Call for Better Investigations,‖ Don Stewart, Chair, and Jason
Convention Registration 2327                Waller, Instructor, Department of Criminal Justice, Tyler Junior College ..............................................
Donald R. Stewart, Tyler Junior        Saturday: ―Domestic Violence: A Call for Better Investigations‖ (Continuation of Friday program),
    College                                 Don Stewart and Jason Waller ................................................................................................................



2007 / Austin                          Friday: How Academia Can Support the TCLEOSE Mission,‖ Tim Braaten, Executive Director,
Convention Registration: 2314               Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education ........................................ 18
Dayton Hall, Galveston College         Saturday: Round Table Discussion .............................................................................................................. 7



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:




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                                    TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                     Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                      DEVELOPMENTAL EDUCATION SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                          Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                     Attendance

1996 / Houston                        Friday: ―The Politics of Open Admissions,‖ Geraldine McNenny, Assistant Director of Writing,
Convention Registration: 3,005             and Linda Maitland, Reading Coordinator, University of Houston–Downtown ................................. 20
Lane C. Johnson, North
    Harris College                    Saturday: ―Political Reality: An Educator‘s Views,‖ Carman Wiese, Instructor of Reading,
                                           Southwest Texas Junior College ......................................................................................................... 15




1997 / Austin                         Friday: ―TASP: A Legislative Update,‖ Ron Swanson, Director, Texas Academic Skills Program,
Convention Registration: 3,380             Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ..........................................................................................
Carman E. Wiese, Southwest Texas
Junior College                        Saturday: ―Developmental Educators‘ Exchange,‖ Susan Hammond, Julie Kern, The Phoenix Institute,
                                           Palo Alto College ....................................................................................................................................



1998 / Dallas                         Friday: ―Update on TASP Legislation,‖ Ronald G. Swanson, Director, Texas Academic Skills Program,
Convention Registration: 3,180             Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ...................................................................................... 91
Jo Cummins, South Texas
    Community College and             Saturday: ―From TAAS to TASP: A Program for Hyper-linking With Area High Schools,‖ Lois
    Lorraine H. Stansel, McLennan          Brockelman, Reading/Writing Lab Instructor, Linda Kraeger, Ann Kirch, Mib Garrard, Becky
    Community College                      Denton, Instructors of Developmental Writing, Bernice Rohlich, Instructor of Developmental
                                           Reading, Grayson County College; and Linda Linn, Instructor of Writing and Coordinator of
                                           English-as-a-Second-Language, San Jacinto College–North Campus ................................................. 25



1999 / Houston                        Friday: ―Multiple Intelligences: Helping All Students Achieve Success in Learning,‖ Joyce
Convention Registration: 3,250             Bishop, Instructor of Psychology, Golden West College, Huntington Beach, California .................... 90
Julie Kern, Palo Alto College              ―The Penny Toss: A Creative Way to Apply Motivation Theory in the Classroom,‖
                                           Russ Hodges, Coordinator of Undergraduate Programs, Department of Educational
                                           Administration and Psychological Services, and Carol Dochen, Director of Student Learning
                                           Assistance Center, Southwest Texas State University ......................................................................... 41

                                      Saturday: ―Developing Academic Resiliency in Developmental Students,‖ Cherry Ross Gooden,
                                           Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, Texas Southern University ........................................ 27




2000 / Austin                         Friday: ―Extraordinary Educators, Extraordinary Results,‖ Robert M. Sherfield, Co-Director,
Convention Registration: 3,030             Faculty Center for Learning and Teaching, The Community College of Southern Nevada in
Kamal Maheshwari, Galveston                Las Vegas ............................................................................................................................................ 48
    College                                ―Putting Sparks Into Your Developmental Classroom,‖ Carol R. Lyon, Director of Reading
                                           and Study Skills, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa ............................................................... 30

                                      Saturday: ―Technology in Community Colleges: Past, Present, and Future,‖ David C. Caverly,
                                           Director, Developmental Reading Program, Southwest Texas State University.................................. 10




2001 / Dallas                         Friday: ―Fly Like an Eagle,‖ Patricia G. Moody, Dean, College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport
Convention Registration: 2,867             Management, University of South Carolina ........................................................................................ 22

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Helen (Honey) Kirk, Palo                  ―Student Success Week: Passport to Success,‖ Tami Musser, Coordinator, TRIO Student
    Alto College                          Support Services, Palo Alto College ................................................................................................... 10

                                   Saturday: ―Legislative Update,‖ Linda McDonough, Acting Director, Center for College Readiness,
                                        Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ...................................................................................... 23



2002 / Houston                     Friday: ―Multiple Intelligences and Employability: Turning Learning Skills into Life Skills,‖
Convention Registration: 2,753          Carol Carter, Director of Faculty Development, Prentice Hall ............................................................ 56
Helen (Honey) Kirk, Palo
    Alto College                   Saturday: ―Sharing Best Practices: An Open Forum,‖ Susan Hammond, Coordinator,
                                        Professional Development, Palo Alto College ..................................................................................... 36



2003 / Austin                      Friday: ―Capitalization of International Students as Resources,‖ Manoucher Khosrowshahi,
Convention Registration: 2,113          Professor of Government, Tyler Junior College ......................................................................................
Susie Johnston, Tyler Junior       Saturday: ―EDUC 1300: Theories and Learning Applications for Athletes,‖ Renee Hawkins,
     College                            Project Coordinator, TRIO ......................................................................................................................




2004 / Fort Worth                  Friday: ―The Texas Success Initiative: What‘s Happened Since September 1, 2003?‖
Convention Registration: 2,233          Linda McDonough, THECB Liaison, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board .......................... 58
Janith V. Stephenson, College of   Saturday: ―Celebrate the Power of the Professor Who Can Motivate Students to Learn New Ways
     the Mainland                       of Thinking About Learning,‖ Maggi Miller, Senior Consultant, Faculty Programs and
                                        College Survival, Houghton Mifflin Co. ............................................................................................. 28



2005 / Austin                      Friday: "Updates and Changes in Developmental Education by the Coordinating Board,"
Convention Registration: 2284           Lynette Heckmann, Director of Special Projects, Division of Community and Technical
Annette Davis-Smith, South              Colleges, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ..........................................................................
    Plains College                 Saturday: "The Administration and Organization of a Holistic Developmental Education Program,"
                                        Renea Fike, Dean of Student and Academic Development, Amarillo College ........................................



2006 / Houston                     Friday: ―New Initiatives in Providing Seamless Transition from Public School to Higher Education,‖
Convention Registration: 2327           Glenda Barron, Associate Commissioner for Participation and Success, Texas Higher
Rebecca Goosen, San Jacinto             Education Coordinating Board ............................................................................................................ 50
    College–North                  Saturday: ―Exploring and Developing Emotional Intelligence: An Education-Based Model for
                                        Student Success,‖ Robert Vela, Associate Dean of Student Success, San Jacinto College–North ...... 16



2007 / Austin                      Friday: ―High School Projects That Close the Gaps,‖ Sarah Janes, Dean of Instruction, San
Convention Registration: 2314           Jacinto College–North ......................................................................................................................... 22
Brenda Blue, San Jacinto College   Saturday: ―Teaching Grammar to Visual and Kinesthetic Learners: The Sentence Diagram,‖ Frank
    North                               Cronin, Professor of Developmental Writing, Austin Community College ......................................... 15



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Rebecca Goosen, San Jacinto
    College—North




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                                 TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                   Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                     DEVELOPMENTAL READING SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                       Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                       Attendance

1996 / Houston                     Friday: ―Building Schemata for Academic Success,‖ Brenda D. Smith, Instructor of Reading,
Convention Registration: 3,005          Georgia State University...................................................................................................................... 19
Roberta M. Ziegler, Palo
    Alto College                   Saturday: ―Reducing the Mother Goose Deficit: Expanding Reading Schemata Via Uses of
                                        Multicultural Folk Tales and Children‘s Stories in College Classrooms,‖ Judy Looter and
                                        Sylvia Ybarra, Reading Instructors, San Antonio College; Roberta M. Ziegler, Reading
                                        Instructor, Palo Alto College ............................................................................................................... 18




1997 / Austin                      Friday: ―Teaching Main Idea Skills,‖ Brenda D. Smith, Professor of Reading, Georgia State
Convention Registration: 3,380          University ................................................................................................................................................
Peggy R. Porter, Houston
    Community College              Saturday: ―Using Multicultural Supplementary Materials and Methods to Enhance TASP Reading
                                        Skills,‖ Elizabeth Grady Branch, Professor of Reading, Tarrant County Junior College–South
                                        Campus; Annie Jewett, Professor of Reading, and Jeanette Adkins, Instructor of Developmental
                                        English, Tarrant County Junior College–Northeast Campus ...................................................................



1998 / Dallas                      Friday: ―Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Developmental Reading Program,‖ Kristin LeClair
Convention Registration: 3,180          Kirkpatrick, Access Division Chair, and Judy Johnson, Associate Professor of Reading,
Gerald M. Corkran, Western              Amarillo College ................................................................................................................................. 25
    Texas College
                                   Saturday: ―Reading on the Internet in Developmental Courses,‖ Glenda Shamburger, Assistant
                                        Professor of Reading, South Plains College ........................................................................................ 20




1999 / Houston                     Friday: ―Are You Smarter Than You Think You Are? Applying Type to Test-Taking Success,‖ Gail
Convention Registration: 3,250          Platt, Director of Learning Center, South Plains College .................................................................... 32
Kay Lynn Moran, Houston                 ―76th Legislature Update,‖ Brian Dille, Instructor of Government, Odessa College, Gerald
    Community College–                  Corkran, Director of Reading Center, Western Texas College, Charles Johnson, Director of
    Northeast College                   SOS Program, Tyler Junior College, and Gail Platt, Director of Learning Center, South Plains
                                        College................................................................................................................................................. 52

                                   Saturday: ―Are You Sure It‘s Developmental?‖ Linda McDonough, Associate Program Director,
                                        Community and Technical College Division, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board .............. 18




2000 / Austin                      Friday: ―Evaluating the Effectiveness of Developmental Reading Programs,‖ Omar Lopez,
Convention Registration: 3,030          Program Director, Center for College Readiness, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ........ 49
Becky Garlick, Blinn College       Saturday: ―Distributed Learning: One Size Does Not Fit All,‖ Candace Schaefer, Distance Learning
                                        Coordinator, Blinn College ................................................................................................................. 23




2001 / Dallas                      Friday: ―Creating a Community of Readers for Developmental Readers,‖ Maggi Miller, Associate
Convention Registration: 2,867          Professor of Developmental Reading, Austin Community College .........................................................
Kamal Maheshwari, Galveston             ―An Odyssey into Cyberspace: Avenues for Developmental Reading Students,‖ Becky Garlick,
    College                             Chair, Parallel Studies Division, Blinn College ......................................................................................
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                                       Saturday: ―Thinking About Thinking: Vocabulary Development as Critical Thinking,‖ Anne
                                            Solomon, Associate Professor of Reading, and Gail M. Platt, Director, Teaching and Learning
                                            Center, South Plains College ...................................................................................................................



2002 / Houston                         Friday: ―Reading and the Adult Learner,‖ Nancy Wood, Professor of Reading and English,
Convention Registration: 2,753              University of Texas at Austin .............................................................................................................. 30
Mildred C. Tate, Houston Community
    College – Central                  Saturday: ―The Retention Mangement System,‖ Elizabeth Teagon, Director, Advising Center,
                                            Texas Tech University ......................................................................................................................... 14



2003 / Austin                          Friday: ―Hybrid Reading Instruction with Course Compass,‖ Michael King, Instructor of
Convention Registration: 2,113              Developmental Reading, Houston Community College ...................................................................... 14
Peggy Porter, Houston Community        Saturday: ―Measuring Student Success in Reading,‖ Peggy R. Porter, Chair, Department of
    College - Northwest                     Developmental Studies and Foreign Language, Houston Community College ..................................... 8



2004 / Fort Worth                      Friday: ―What Works: Getting and Keeping Students‘ Attention in Developmental Reading
Convention Registration: 2,233              Classes,‖ Janet Elder and Joe Cortina, Professors of Reading, Richland College ............................... 34
Renea Bell, Amarillo College           Saturday: ―The Spin Zone: Using Data to Promote Your Reading Program,‖ Judy Johnson,
                                            Developmental Reading Coordinator, and Renea Bell, Chair, ACcess Division, Amarillo
                                            College................................................................................................................................................. 13



2005 / Austin                          Friday: "Do We Really Need This Stuff? A Reality Check: College Textbooks in Developmental
Convention Registration: 2284               Reading Classes," Nancy DeBin and G.R. Fasken, Instructors of Developmental Reading,
Pamela Hunt, Paris Junior College           Paris Junior College ............................................................................................................................. 30
                                       Saturday: Panel: "Interdisciplinary Collaboration: Techniques and Activities to Improve Reading
                                            in College," Ann Palmer, Associate Professor of Developmental Reading, Austin Community
                                            College, Moderator. Panelists: Vonnye Gardner, Instructional Associate, Learning Laboratories,
                                            Judy Hubble, Assistant Professor of Developmental Reading, and Sherry Prather, Instructor,
                                            Learning Laboratories, Austin Community College ............................................................................ 21



2006 / Houston                         Friday: ―Know Thyself: Metacognitive Self-Perception,‖ Dorothy Stafford Martinez, Professor of
Convention Registration: 2327               Reading and Education, Austin Community College, and Myra L. Bradley, Instructional Lab
Ann Palmer, Austin Community                Manager, Austin Community College ................................................................................................. 27
    College–Eastview                        ―Strategies on How to Become a Successful College Student,‖ Daniela Ferrari, Instructor of
                                            Special Education and Art, Briarwood School, Houston ..................................................................... 14
                                       Saturday: ―Online Resources for Developmental Reading: Using Technology to Teach Reading,‖
                                            Ann Fry, Learning Consultant, McGraw-Hill Higher Education ......................................................... 20



2007 / Austin                          Friday: ―Who Wants to be a Culturally Educated Millionaire Instructor?‖ Manoucher Khosrowshahi,
Convention Registration: 2314               Professor of Government and Director, Middle East Outreach Program, Tyler Junior College .......... 36
Essie Childers, Tyler Junior College   Saturday: ―Best Practices: Great Ideas for Teaching THEA Objectives,‖ Phyllis Sisson, Professor
                                            of Developmental Studies, Central Texas College, and Valerie C. Gomez, Assistant Professor
                                            of Reading, Palo Alto College ............................................................................................................ 20



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Lola King, Trinity Valley
     Community College




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                                   TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                     Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                     ECONOMICS SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                         Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                      Attendance

1996 / Houston                       Friday: ―Visualizing the Connection: The Use of Interactive Software for Instructors of
Convention Registration: 3,005            Economics,‖ Steven R. Tomlinson, Lecturer in Finance, The University of Texas at Austin ............. 40
Charlene P. Kinsey, North Harris
    College                          Saturday: ―What is Worth Knowing About Economics?‖ Fred M. Gottheil, Professor of
                                          Economics, University of Illinois– Champaign-Urbana ...................................................................... 20




1997 / Austin                        Friday: ―Retail Wheeling: Public Utility Deregulation in Texas,‖ Jay Zarnikau, Director of
Convention Registration: 3,380            Strategic Planning and Pricing, Planergy ............................................................................................ 20
Charles M. Newton, Jr., Wharton
    County Junior College            Saturday: ―What Should be Taught in the Principles of Economics Courses?‖ James Gwartney,
                                          Professor of Economics, Florida State University ............................................................................... 18



1998 / Dallas                        Friday: ―Economics Education and Economic Policy,‖ N. Gregory Mankiw, Professor of Economics,
Convention Registration: 3,180            Harvard University .............................................................................................................................. 36
Thom Smith, Hill College
                                     Saturday: ―Active Learning in the Introductory Economics Course,‖ Arthur O‘Sullivan, Professor of ........
                                     Economics, Oregon State University, and Steven M. Sheffrin, Professor of Economics, University
                                          of California at Davis........................................................................................................................... 22




1999 / Houston                       Friday: ―The Global Economic Crisis,‖ Timothy Hopper, Economist, Federal Reserve Bank
Convention Registration: 3,250             of Dallas, Houston Branch.................................................................................................................. 47
Charlene P. Kinsey, Houston               ―Understanding Math Phobia and Teaching Students to Read Graphs,‖ Stephen L. Slavin,
    Community College                     Professor of Economics, Union County College, New Jersey ............................................................. 27

                                     Saturday: ―Bringing the World to the Principles Classroom,‖ Michael Melvin, Professor of
                                          Economics, Arizona State University .................................................................................................. 13




2000 / Austin                        Friday: ―The Federal Budget: Short-Term Headaches, Long-Term Nightmares,‖ Brad Schiller,
Convention Registration: 3,030            Professor of Economics, American University .................................................................................... 22
James L. Allen, Wharton County            ―Texas in the New Century,‖ Billy C. Hamilton, Chief Deputy State Comptroller of Public
    Junior College                        Accounts .............................................................................................................................................. 18

                                     Saturday: ―Economics Excitement: Using Active Learning Activities,‖ Warren Matthews,
                                          Kingwood College ............................................................................................................................... 18




2001 / Dallas                        Friday: Continental Breakfast Served—―Why Do Some Nations Not Grow?‖ Fred Gottheil,
Convention Registration: 2,867            Professor of Economics, University of Illinois–Urbana-Champaign ................................................... 31
Larry C. Allen, Panola College            Tour of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas ........................................................................................ 35

                                     Saturday: ―Integrating Sex and Drugs into the Principles Course,‖ David Colander, Christian A.
                                          Johnson Distinguished Professor of Economics, Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont ........... 11

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2002 / Houston                      Friday: ―The Recession of 2001-02,‖ Michael Parkin, Professor of Economics, University of
Convention Registration: 2,753           Western Ontario................................................................................................................................... 28
Charles M. Newton, Jr., Houston          ―Political and Economic Effects of the Events of September 11, 2001,‖ Hossein Razi,
    Community College                    Professor of Political Science, University of Houston ........................................................................ 89

                                    Saturday: ―Pitfalls of Teaching Economics,‖ Jim Gwartney, Professor of Economics, Florida State
                                         University ............................................................................................................................................ 16



2003 / Austin                       Friday: ―Introductory Economics: Achieving Your Teaching and Learning Goals,‖ Ronald Ayers,
Convention Registration: 2,113           Professor of Economics, University of Texas at San Antonio .................................................................
Richard Gosselin, Houston           ―Will the United States Go Bankrupt?‖ Steven Slavin, Professor of Economics, Union County
    Community College                    College, Cranford, New Jersey ................................................................................................................
                                    Saturday: ―The Economics of the Economics Textbook,‖ Stanley Brue, Professor of Economics,
                                         Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, Washington .................................................................................



2004 / Fort Worth                   Friday: ―The Science of Common Sense: Why Economics is Required, and What That Implies
Convention Registration: 2,233           for Teaching It,‖ Robert A. Collinge, Professor of Economics, University of Texas at San
Lowell Boudreaux, Lamar Community        Antonio ................................................................................................................................................ 18
    College-Port Arthur             Saturday: ―The New Economy,‖ Robert D. McTeer, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer,
                                         Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas ........................................................................................................ 404



2005 / Austin                       Friday: "The Ten Things We Need to Do in the Economics Classroom," Roger Arnold, Professor
Convention Registration: 2284            of Economics, California State University, San Marcos ...................................................................... 20
A. Best, Lamar Statee College       Saturday: "Patterns of Homework Initiation for Web-based Activities in Economics: A Study
    Orange                               in Procrastination," Richard C. Schiming, Professor of Economics, Minnesota State University ....... 18



2006 / Houston                      Friday: ―The Cost of Terrorism,‖ Bradley R. Schiller, Professor of Economics, School of Public
Convention Registration: 2327            Affairs, The American University ........................................................................................................ 32
Charlene Kinsey, Houston                 Tour of the New Federal Reserve System Houston Branch ................................................................. 19
    Community College               Saturday: ―Will There Be a Dollar Crisis?‖ Paul Krugman, Professor of Economics, Princeton
                                         University ............................................................................................................................................ 40



2007 / Austin                       Friday: ―Economic Education: Trends and Techniques,‖ Russell Sobel, Distinguished Chair of
Convention Registration: 2314            Economics, West Virginia University ................................................................................................. 20
Charles Newton, Houston                  ―The Economics of Health Care,‖ James Henderson, Professor of Economics, Baylor
    Community College                    University ............................................................................................................................................ 18
                                         (This is a joint meeting with the Health and Safety Occupations Section.)
                                    Saturday: ―Global Financial Warriors: The Untold Story of International Finance in the Post
                                         9/11 World,‖ John Taylor, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institute and Professor of Economics,
                                         Stanford University.............................................................................................................................. 20



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Dave Shorow, Richland College




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                                    TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                     Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                    ELECTRONICS SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                         Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                  Attendance

1996 / Houston                        Thursday: Hands-On Exercise—―Surface Mount Soldering,‖ Louis Schenker, Educational
Convention Registration: 3,005            Programs Representative, Pace, Inc.; Hands-On Exercise—―Motorola‘s 32 Bit Micro-
Gus Rummel, Central Texas College         processor,‖ Ray Richards, Regional Sales Manager, NIDA Corporation ................................................

                                      Friday: Luncheon Meeting—―Certification of Technicians: Necessary or Not?‖ Ray
                                           Thrower, President, National Association of Radio and Television Engineers; Dinner
                                           Meeting—―High-Tech Teaching Aids for the Electronics Classroom‖ ...................................................

                                      Saturday: Breakfast Meeting—―Computer Animated Simulations for Internet Application,‖
                                           Sam Villareal, Assistant Professor, and Tom Lyster, Lecturer, Engineering Technology,
                                           Texas A&M University............................................................................................................................



1997 / Austin                         Thursday: Hands-On Exercise—―Data Communications,‖ Randy Ratliff, author..........................................
Convention Registration: 3,380
Gus D. Rummel, Central Texas          Friday: Luncheon Meeting—Verifying Compatability of Modern High-Tech Complex Microprocessors,‖
    College                                David Bass, Director of System Engineering Validation, Advanced Micro Devices Corporation
                                           Dessert Reception—Advertisers and Industry Representatives ...............................................................

                                      Saturday: Breakfast Meeting—prior reservation required. ―Analog Design,‖ Kelvin McCullough,
                                           Analog Design Engineer, Motorola Corporation .....................................................................................



1998 / Dallas                         Thursday: ―A+ Certification,‖ John Oliphant, National Sales Manager, Heath Educational Systems,
Convention Registration: 3,180            Benton Harbor, Michigan ........................................................................................................................
Gus D. Rummel, Central Texas
    College                           Friday: Luncheon Meeting. ―Workforce Development Through Partnerships,‖ Pat Foy, Manager,
                                           Workforce Development, Intel Corporation
                                           Dinner Meeting. ―Teaching Aids for Electronics‖ ...................................................................................

                                      Saturday: Breakfast Meeting. ―Permeable Boundary Between Industry and Community Colleges,‖
                                           Robert Perez, Senior Manufacturing Operations Trainer, DSC Communications, Plano ........................




1999 / Houston                        Thursday: ―Alternate Methods for the Presentation of the Electronics Curriculum,‖ Joe Beauseigneur, Convention
Registration: 3,250                       President, NIDA Corporation; Darrell Ward, President, Hypergraphics Corporation; Charles
Gus D. Rummel, Central Texas              Schuler, Professor Emeritus of Applied Engineering and Technology, California University
    College                               of Pennsylvania; Scott Sanbucci, Editor, Careers and Technology Division, Prentice Hall
                                          Publishers; and Gregg Clayton, Acquisitions Editor, Del Mar Publishers .......................................... 35

                                      Friday: ―Certification for Electronics Technicians,‖ David Carr, Society for Broadcast Engineers;
                                           Bobby Rudder, Manager, Certification and Curriculum Product Services, Consumer Electronics
                                      Manufacturing Association; and Alice Brown, Director of Member Services, National Electronics
                                           Service Dealers Association/International Society of Certified Electronics Technicians .................... 52
                                           ―Teaching Aids and Texts for the Electronics Curriculum‖ ................................................................ 73

                                      Saturday: ―WECM and the Electronics Technology Curriculum,‖ Terry Sawma, Associate Dean,
                                           Tomball College .................................................................................................................................. 32




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2000 / Austin                        Thursday: ―Networking Topologies and Copper Cabling,‖ Michael Hall, Regional Manager,
Convention Registration: 3,030           Heathkit Educational System ...................................................................................................................
Gus D. Rummel, Central Texas             ―Introduction to Telecommunications,‖ Joe Beauseigneur, President, NIDA Corporation .....................
    College
                                     Friday: ―Miss Communications,‖ Wayne Beighle, Public Information Officer, Department of
                                          Public Safety, Amarillo ....................................................................................................................... 55
                                          ―Cisco After the CCNA,‖ Karen Bruntz, Western Area Academy Manager, Cisco Systems
                                          Corporation.......................................................................................................................................... 38
                                          ―Suppliers of Electronics Training Aids‖ ............................................................................................ 90

                                     Saturday: ―Keeping Employers Current in Technology,‖ Babs McGuffin, Training Director,
                                          Motorola University ............................................................................................................................ 40




2001 / Dallas                        Thursday: ―Distance Education in the Workforce,‖ Kevin Gulliver, Vice President of Operations,
Convention Registration: 2,867           NIDA Corporation ...................................................................................................................................
Gus Rummel, Central Texas College        ―A Comprehensive Active Learning Classroom,‖ Darrell Ward, President and Chief Executive
Stan Fulton, Mountain View College       Officer, eInstructions, Inc. .......................................................................................................................
                                         What a Teacher Should Know: DSP for Technicians, A Practical Approach,‖ Charles Schuler,
                                         Electronics Textbook Consultant, Glencoe McGraw-Hill College Publishers ........................................
                                         ―The Value of A+ Certification as a Gateway for Entry into the Exploding IT Workforce,‖
                                         Chuck Brooks, Author .............................................................................................................................
                                         IT Certification and Heathkit,‖ Michael Hall, Regional Sales Manager, Heathkit ..................................
                                         ―Using Multisim for Digital Applications,‖ John Reeder, Professor of Electronics, Merced
                                         College, California...................................................................................................................................
                                         Interactive Classroom Management,‖ Eric Schwartz, Technical Coordinator, Teaching Systems ..........
                                         ―Using Computer Simulation and Training Equipment for Teaching Programmable Controllers,‖
                                         Charlie McMahan, Educational Specialist, Amatral, Inc., .......................................................................

                                     Friday ―Cisco‘s CCNA and CCNP Update,‖ Rich Park, Southwestern Area Academy Manager,
                                          Cisco Systems, Inc. ..................................................................................................................................
                                          ―Suppliers of Electronics Teaching Aids and Textbooks,‖ Gus Rummel, Chair of Electronics
                                          Department, Central Texas College .........................................................................................................

                                     Saturday: ―DSP Fundamentals and Applications,‖ Tim Cartier, Design Engineer, Texas Instruments ...........



2002 / Houston                       Thursday: IT Certification and the Path to Success,‖ Michael Hall, Western Regional Account
Convention Registration: 2,753           Manager, Heathkit Education Systems
Gus Rummel, Central Texas College        ―Teaching Troubleshooting Skills,‖ Mitchell Schultz, Author
                                         Benefits of a Computer Based Curriculum,‖ Jeff Basso, Consultant, NIDA Corporation
                                         ―An Intuitive Approach to Curcuit Concepts Based on Electronics Workbench,‖ Charles
                                         Schuler, Electronics Textbook Consultant, Glenco McGraw-Hill
                                         ―Troubleshooting Motor Control Systems,‖ Charles McMahan, Certified Engineer
                                         Consultant, ABET Review Board
                                         Industrial Maintenance and Certification,‖ Lee Theboux, Vice President, Industrial
                                         Maintenance Institute
                                         ―Real Time Assessment in the Electronics Classroom,‖ Bill Carruthers, Consultant,
                                         E-Instructions
                                         Digital Storage Oscilloscopes,‖ David Rountree, Vice President, Entest Corporation
                                         ―A+ Certification: Interactive Learning Products for Remediation,‖ Greg Clayton,
                                         Senior Acquisitions Editor, Delmar Publishers ................................................................................... 32

                                     Friday: ―Cisco: CCNA, CCNP, UNIX, Web Based Design and A+ Certification,‖ Susan Weatherly,
                                          Southeast Area Academy Manager, Cisco Systems, Inc. ..................................................................... 58
                                          ―Suppliers of Electronics Teaching Aids and Textbooks,‖ Gus Rummel, Chair of Electronics
                                          Department, Central Texas College ..................................................................................................... 68

                                     Saturday: ―Round Table Discussion on the Development and Design of the Electronics Curriculum
                                          for Internet Delivery,‖ ......................................................................................................................... 28



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2003 / Austin                       Thursday: ―Practical Network Cabling,‖ Michael Hall, Western Regional Account Manager,
Convention Registration: 2,113           Heathkit Educational Systems
Gus Rummel, Central Texas                 ―Lunch with Liz Carpenter‖ and First General Session
    College                              ―Remote Learning with Hands-On Interactive Labs,‖ Tom Snider, National Education Director,
                                         NIDA, Inc.
                                         ―Why DSP?‖ Charles Schuler, Electronic Textbook Consultant, Glencoe McGraw-Hill
                                         Barbecue and Second General Session. ...................................................................................................
                                    Friday: ―A+ and Server+ in a New Format,‖ Gay Berryman, Director, CATC Academy Specialist,
                                         Region 11 Education Service Center. Luncheon Meeting
                                         Dinner ―Suppliers of Electronics Teaching Aids and Textbooks,‖ Gus Rummel, Chair of
                                         Electronics Department, Central Texas College ......................................................................................
                                    Saturday: ―Distance Education and the Internet for Electronics Courses,‖ Sharon Davis,
                                         Director of Instructional Development, Distance Education, and Educational Technology,
                                         Central Texas College. Breakfast Meeting. .............................................................................................



2004 / Fort Worth                   Thursday: Wireless Networking,‖ Mike Hall, Representative, Heathkit, and Owen Savage III,
Convention Registration: 2,233           Teaching Systems ....................................................................................................................................
Gus Rummel, Central Texas                ―Meeting the Challenges of Changing Technology and Curriculum,‖ Tom Floyd and David
    College                              Buchla, Authors, and Dennis Williams, Editor, Prentice-Hall ................................................................
                                         ―Home Automation,‖ John Blumberg, Representative, Leviton Inc., and Mike Flynn,
                                         Representative, Hamden Engineering ......................................................................................................
                                         ―The Use of Logix Pro Simulation Software for Teaching Programmable Controllers (PLC),‖
                                         Frank Petruzella, Technical Author, and Roxann Kinsey, Editor, McGraw-Hill.....................................
                                         ―Plugging in to the Secondary School Market,‖ P. Kevin Gulliver, Representative, Nida
                                         Corporation..............................................................................................................................................
                                         ―Interactive Classroom Technology: New and Improved,‖ Bill Carruthers, Representative,
                                         eInstruction ..............................................................................................................................................
                                         ―DC Lab Experiments: Using eTCB and Elvis Without Traditional Lab Equipment,‖
                                         Carlo Sapijaszko, Hardware Designer, and Dave Garza, Editor, Delmar ................................................
                                         ―Using Multi-Media to Teach Troubleshooting in Electricity and Electronics,‖ Niels Merino,
                                         Electrical Engineer, and Tim Brown, Representative, Tech Labs ............................................................
                                    Friday:.―The SMT Initiative: Destination Digital,‖ John Shellene, Director, DFW Semiconductor
                                         and Executive Council, Dallas Chamber of Commerce, and Greg Armstrong, Representative,
                                         Micron Technology ................................................................................................................................
                                    Saturday: ―The Modern Security Landscape: Information Systems in an Unfriendly World,‖
                                         Troy Workman, Managing Consultant, InterNetwork Experts, Inc. ........................................................



2005 / Austin                       Thursday: "Home Technology Integrator," Michael Hall, Western Regional Account Manager,
Convention Registration: 2284            Heathkit
Gus Rummel, Central Texas College        "Increasing Enrollment Through Facilitated Distance Education," Ray Richards, Regional
                                         Sales Manager, Nida Corporation
                                         "Home Technology Integration," Dave Dusthimer, Manager, Cisco Learning Institute
                                         "Teaching a Combined Course in Circuits and Devices," Lou Frenzel, Author
                                         "Preparing Students for Careers in Smart Home Technologies," Bill McGurgan, Western
                                         Regional Marketing Support Manager, C-TECH Associates, Inc.
                                         "Innovations in Classroom Technology," Bill Carrothers, Education Consultant, eInstruction
                                         and McGraw-Hill
                                         "Home Integration Certification Through Leviton," Keith Avery, Sales Representative,
                                         Hampden Engineering
                                         "The Evolution of the Community College Electronics Technology Program," Dennis
                                         Williams, Senior Channel Marketing Manager, Technology and Trades
                                    Friday: "Move Your Classroom to the Factory," Ray Richards, Regional Sales Manager, Nida
                                         Corporation.......................................................................................................................................... 35
                                         "Suppliers of Electronics Teaching Aids and Textbooks," Gus Rummel, Chair, Department
                                         of Electronics, Central Texas College ................................................................................................. 53
                                    Saturday‖ Group Discussion: "Where Do We Go From Here? What Should We Have in Our
                                         Curriculum?" ...................................................................................................................................... 23



2006 / Houston                      Friday: ―Distance Learning with Interactive Multimedia with Applications for Industrial and
Convention Registration: 2327            Advanced Manufacturing Programs,‖ Niels Merino-Thiebaud, Regional Marketing Manager,
                                                                                                                                                                                                       40
Robert Peeler, Lamar State                  Amatrol Corp. ...................................................................................................................................... 22
    CollegePort Arthur                 Saturday: ―Saving Electronics: Bright Future or Certain Death?‖ Lou Frenzel, Author and Technical
                                            Editor, Electronic Design Magazine .................................................................................................... 19



2007 / Austin                          Thursday: ...... ―Emerging Technologies: Smart Homes,‖ Michael Hall, Sales Representative, Heathkit, Inc.
Conventin Registration: 2314                ―Advanced Online Resources for Manufacturing, Kent Powell, Sales Representative, Amatrol, Inc.
J. Scott Williaims, Texarkana               ―Mobile Electronics: How to Infuse Excitement and Add Enrollment,‖ Frank Anzaldua, Instructor
     College                                of Electronics, Coastal Bend College
                                            ―eNILE: NIDA‘s HTML-Delivered Integrated Learning Environment,‖ Jeff Basso, Sales
                                            Representative, NIDA, Inc.
                                            ―DDC: An Introduction to Direct Digital Control,‖ Keith Avery, Sales Representative, Hampden, Inc.
                                            ―Developments in Enrollment and Curriculum Changes,‖ Lou Frenzel, Author
                                            ―Extending the Reach of Real World Industrial Skill Training Beyond the Border of the
                                            Traditional Classroom,‖ Kent Powell, Sales Representative, Amatrol, Inc.
                                            ―Work Ready Electronics Online Resources,‖ Tom McGlew, Project Manager, Work Ready
                                            Electronics Online Resources, Maricopa Advanced Technology Education Center, Tempe, Arizona
                                            ―SAME-TEC Conference Information,‖ Tom McGlew
                                            ―The Classroom Performance System (CPS),‖ Chris Mays, Sales Representative, eInstruction, Inc.
                                       Friday : Lunch Meeting at Manuel‘s Restaurant Provided by Vendors
                                       Saturday: Breakfast Meeting Provided by Vendors
                                            Round Table Discussion: ―The State of Electronics Educational Programs in Texas‖



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Ricky McFadden, Paris Junior College




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                                 TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                    Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                 ENGINEERING GRAPHICS AND COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                         Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                           Attendance

1996 / Houston                      Friday: ―Auto-CAD Release 13,‖ Jim Steptner, Vice President, Teaching Systems, Inc. .......................... 20
Convention Registration: 3,005
Mary Ann Blake, San Jacinto         Saturday: ―Harness the Power of Micro Station CAD Software for Your Program,‖ Jim Bettencourt,
    College-South                        President, Triton Data Systems, Inc. .................................................................................................... 11



1997 / Austin                       Friday: ―Parametric CAD Tools in Architectural Design,‖ Christopher Hilton, Instructor of
Convention Registration: 3,380           Engineering Design Graphics, Austin Community College .....................................................................
Antonio M. Ramirez, Austin
    Community College               Saturday: ―Parametric CAD Tools in Machine Design,‖ John O‘Gara, Autodesk Trainer, AutoCAD
                                         Training Center, Austin Community College ..........................................................................................



1998 / Dallas                       Friday: ―Mechanical Desktop,‖ Jim Stepter, Vice President, Teaching Systems, Inc. ............................... 21
Convention Registration:
W. Ed Cunningham, Tyler             Saturday: ―3-D Studio Viz,‖ Jim Stepter, Vice President, Teaching Systems, Inc. .................................... 10
    Junior College



1999 / Houston                      Friday: ―Rapid Prototyping, 3-D Printers,‖ Michael Leesley, President, MLC CAD Systems, Inc. ............ 8
Convention Registration: 3,250
Ibrahim M. Elsamahy, North          Saturday: ―Parametric Design, Featuring Solid Works Software,‖ Brad Williamson, Application
     Harris College                      Engineer, Lloyd & Williams, Inc. .......................................................................................................... 6




2000 / Austin                       Friday: ―AutoDesk Inventor Design Software Package,‖ Bob Smith, President, and Richard
Convention Registration: 3,030           Bailey, Senior Mechanical Applications Engineer, Digital Graphic Systems ..........................................
Ibrahim M. Elsamahy, North               ―TAC/ABET Accreditation for Associate Degree Technical Programs: The Real Issues,‖
     Harris College                      Larry W. Brillhart, Associate Dean of Applied Technology, North Harris College, and Bill
                                         Grubbs, Chair, Engineering Technology Department, University of North Texas ..................................

                                    Saturday: Continuation of Friday afternoon program .....................................................................................




2001 / Dallas                       Friday: ―Architechtural Desktop: Hands-On Lab,‖ Daryl Tyree, Instructor of Computer-Aided
Convention Registration: 2,867           Design, Tyler Junior College ............................................................................................................... 12
Weldon Ed Cunningham, Tyler
    Junior College                  Saturday: ―From Architectural Desktop to 3D Studio Viz,‖ Ed Cunningham, Instructor of
                                         Computer-Aided Design, Tyler Junior College ..................................................................................... 7




2002 / Houston                      Friday: ―CADKEY Software,‖ Debra Gray, Sales and Application Engineer, Tech Ed Concepts,
Convention Registration: 2,753           Inc. ...........................................................................................................................................................
Ibrahim Elsamahy, North
     Harris College                 Saturday: ―SolidWorks Software,‖ Jeremy Colvin, Application Engineer, Texas Engineering
                                         Systems ....................................................................................................................................................

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2003 / Austin                            Friday: ―The New Interoperability Direction of the Cam Industry,‖ Jason Heyse, President,
Convention Registration: 2,113                Texas Offline ...........................................................................................................................................
Ibrahim Elsamahy, North Harris           Saturday: ―Parametric Design: Inventor and Solid Works,‖ Tim Comer, Design Engineer,
     College                                  North Harris College ...............................................................................................................................



2004 / Fort Worth                        Friday: ―What is New at Autodesk?‖ Charlie O‘Neil, Regional Educational Account Manager,
Convention Registration: 2,233                Autodesk
Ibrahim Elsamahy, North Harris College        ―Inventor 7,‖ Gerald Vinson, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University ............. 9
                                         Saturday: ―Revit Overview: 3-D Modeling for Architecture,‖ Jim Stepter, Sales Representative,
                                              Teaching Systems, Inc. .......................................................................................................................... 5


2005 / Austin                            Friday: "The Power of REVIT," Jim Stepter, Sales Representative, Teaching Systems, Inc. ....................... 6
Convention Registration: 2284            Saturday: "Assemble It...Animate It...In Inventor," Jim Stepter ................................................................. 12
Ibrahim Elsamahy, North Harris College



2006 /Houston                            Friday: ―How to Integrate Inventor into a Traditional AutoCAD Course,‖ Gerard E. Vinson,
Convention Registration‖ 2327                 Chair, Engineering Design Graphics Program, Texas A&M University .................................................
Mary Ann Blake, San Jacinto              Saturday: ―Pro/ENGINEER in Today‘s Design World,‖ Scot Andrews, P.E., Vice President, Impac
    College–South                             Systems Engineering ...............................................................................................................................



2007 / Austin                            Friday: ―Inventor—3D Solid Modeling,‖ Gerald E. Vinson, Engineering Design Graphics Program
Convention Registration: 2314                 Chair, Texas A&M University ............................................................................................................. 18
Mary Ann Blake, San Jacinto              Saturday: ―AutoCAD and Engineering Design Graphics,‖ Gerald E. Vinson .............................................. 8
    CollegeSouth



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Mary Ann Blake, San Jacinto
    College–South




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                                    TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                      Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                         ENGLISH SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                          Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                       Attendance

1996 / Houston                        Friday: ―Teaching Argument in an Age of Ideology,‖ John D. Ramage, Associate Professor of
Convention Registration: 3,005             English, Arizona State University........................................................................................................ 75
Carol A. Lowe, McLennan Community
    College                           Saturday: ―Writing On-Line and Off,‖ John J. Ruszkiewicz, Professor of Rhetoric and Compo-
                                           sition, and Daniel Seward, Computer Programmer and Graduate Student in English, The
                                           University of Texas at Austin .............................................................................................................. 55




1997 / Austin                         Friday: ―Joining the Electronic Community: Practical Choices for the Basic Writing Classroom,‖
Convention Registration: 3,380             Evelyn Posey, Associate Professor of English and Assistant Dean of Liberal Arts, and Kate
Cynthia D. Wilson, Southwest               Mangelsdorf, Associate Professor of English and Director of First-Year Composition, The
    Texas Junior College                   University of Texas at El Paso ............................................................................................................. 80

                                      Saturday: ―Success Stories: Interactive Classrooms for Literature and Writing at Odessa College and
                                           Southwest Texas Junior College,‖ Roberta Trammel, English Instructor, Southwest Texas Junior
                                           College; Michael White, Kathy Keen, Mark Jordan and Donna Smith, Instructors of English,
                                           Odessa College .................................................................................................................................... 55



 1998 / Dallas                        Friday: ―Electronic Vistas: Technology and the Teaching of Writing,‖ Diana Hacker,
 Convention Registration: 3,180            Professor of English,Prince George‘s Community College, Largo, Maryland .................................. 114
 V. Lynn Whitson, Odessa College           ―Handling the Paper Load,‖ Kim Flachmann, Director of Composition, California State
                                           University–Bakersfield ........................................................................................................................ 60

                                      Saturday: ―Virtual College, Virtual English: Implications for Instructors,‖ Mickey Slimp, Dean of
                                           Learning Resources, Tyler Junior College; Kay Walter, Instructor of English, Blinn College;
                                           Mark Jordan, Assistant Professor of English, Odessa College; and Miles Eckert, Vice President
                                           of Instruction, Odessa College, Moderator .......................................................................................... 54




1999 / Houston                        Friday: ―Designing and Teaching an Internet-Based Composition Course,‖ Preston L. Waller,
Convention Registration: 3,250             Instructor of English Composition, McLennan Community College ................................................ 106
Wilfred O. Dietrich, Blinn                 ―Change or Short-Change: Teaching Literature in the Next Millennium,‖ X. J. Kennedy .................. 89
     College
                                      Saturday: ―Decision Points When Teaching Argument,‖ Nancy V. Wood, Administrative Fellow
                                           and Professor of English, The University of Texas at Arlington ......................................................... 87




2000 / Austin                         Friday: ―Perspectives on Zora Neale Hurston: Teaching Strategies for the New Millenium,‖ Lori
Convention Registration: 3,030             Watts and Debra Fultz, Instructors of Literature and Composition, McLennan Community
Arvis C. Scott, McLennan                   College................................................................................................................................................. 67
    Community College                      ―The Grammar Handbook: Past, Present, and Future,‖ Stephen R. Mandell, Professor of
                                           English, Drexel University, and Laurie G. Kirszner, Professor of English, University of
                                           the Sciences, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ............................................................................................ 45

                                      Saturday: ―The Cyberplague of Plagerism: Sherlock Holmes Meets the Information
                                           Superhighway,‖ Randy Wall, Donneva Crowell, and Joseph Fly, Assistant Professors of


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                                             English, South Plains College ............................................................................................................. 61




2001 / Dallas                         Friday: ―Risky Business: This Stuff Invention,‖ Bill Bridges, Chair, English Department,
Convention Registration: 2,867             Sam Houston State University .................................................................................................................
Dale Adams, Lee College                    ―Making Literature Really Matter,‖ Frank Madden, Professor of English, SUNY
                                           Westchester Community College, New York ..........................................................................................

                                      Saturday: ―Composition Software in Classrooms and Writing Centers,‖ Robert Connelly and
                                           Julie Robitaille, Coordinators, Developmental Writing Program, Santa Fe Community
                                           College, Gainesville, Florida ...................................................................................................................




2002 / Houston                        Friday: ―What Works in Teaching Literature in the Two-Year College?‖ Lynn Quitman Troyka,
Convention Registration: 2,753             Author.................................................................................................................................................. 86
J. Michael Matthews, Tarrant County        ―Hope, Reader Response, and Teaching in a Changed World,‖ Judith Stanford, Professor of
     College - Northwest                   English, Rivier College, Nashua, New Hampshire .............................................................................. 59

                                      Saturday: ―File Management: The Writer‘s Key to Online Happiness,‖ Nick Carbone, New Media
                                           Editor, Bedford/St. Martin‘s Press ...................................................................................................... 37



2003 / Austin                         Friday: ―Writing as Design,‖ Lester Faigley, Robert Adger Law and Thomas H. Law
Convention Registration: 2,113             Professor of Humanities, University of Texas at Austin ...................................................................... 72
Dennis Kriewald, Laredo Community          ―All the World in the Time: Teaching Surveys with an Expanded Canon,‖ David Damrosch,
    College                                Professor of English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University ............................................. 52
                                      Saturday: ―The Road to Success: How to Integrate Thinking, Reading, and Writing,‖ Kim
                                           Flachmann, Writing Program Coordinator, California State University, Bakersfield .......................... 34



2004 / Fort Worth                     Friday: ―Today‘s Writing and Yesterday‘s Liberal Arts: A Conflict?‖ John C. Brereton,
Convention Registration: 2,233             Professor of English and Director of Writing, Brandeis University .................................................... 53
Bernadette Bruster, Panola College         ―Digging Up Invention,‖ John Mauk, Instructor of Communications, Northwestern
                                           Michigan College ................................................................................................................................ 33
                                      Saturday: ―English in a New Key: Distance Learning, Technology Training, Internet, and ITV,‖
                                           Panel Discussion
                                           ―Technology Training and Faculty Certification in Distance Learning,‖ Ann Morris,
                                           Director of Distance Learning, Panola College
                                           ―Composition and Rhetoric on the Internet,‖ Jason Graves, Professor of English,
                                           Panola College
                                           ―Interactive Television: Extending the Walls of the Classroom to Multiple Remote
                                           Sites,‖ Mike Beasley, Professor of English, Panola College ............................................................... 29



2005 / Austin                         Friday: "Our Stories and Others': A Seamless Process for Writing from Reading," John Schwiebert,
Convention Registration: 2284              Professor of English, Weber State University...................................................................................... 52
Judy S. Hart, Frank Phillips               "Skating Backwards on Thin Ice: Inquiry in the English Classroom," Bruce Ballenger,
    College and                            Associate Professor and Chair, Department of English, Boise State University .................................. 50
Debra Gallliher, Tarrant County       Saturday: "New Media for Writing and Literature: Leveraging Multiliteracies to Promote Learning,"
    College–Northeast                      Daniel Anderson, Associate Professor of English and Director of Undergraduate Literature,
                                           University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill ........................................................................................... 46



2006 / Houston                        Friday: ―It Takes a Campus to Teach a Writer,‖ Elaine P. Maimon, Professor of English and
Convention Registration: 2327              Chancellor, University of Alaska, Anchorage ..................................................................................... 62
Linda, Bow and H. F. Poehlmann,            A Practical Rhetoric Panel Discussion
    Blinn College                          Topics:
                                           ―IDEA: The Way We Teach,‖ H. F. Poehlmann, Professor of English, Blinn College
                                                                                                                                                                                                         45
                                         ―Spelling it Out: Helping Students Get the Most from Their Dictionaries,‖ Sara Kimball,
                                         Associate Professor of English, University of Texas
                                         ―Visual Rhetoric: Seeing and Reading Through the Culture of War,‖ Tracy E. Bilsing, Professor
                                         of English, Sam Houston State University
                                         ―Service Learning in the Rhetoric Classroom,‖ Beth Ann Maxfield, Professor of English,
                                         Henderson State University ................................................................................................................. 47
                                    Saturday: ―Professional Challenges: Some Possibilities for Consideration,‖ Cheryl Glenn,
                                         Professor of English, Pennsylvania State University ........................................................................... 32



2007 / Austin                       Friday: ―Thinking is Critical: Critical Thinking Moves for Power and Continuity in College-Wide
Convention Registration: 2314            Writing Instruction,‖ Randall VanderMey, Associate Professor of English, Westmont College ........ 65
Amelia Keel, Kingwood College       Saturday: ―Creating a Writing Community: Developmental English with a Theme,‖ Sherry Young,
                                         Professor of Business Technology, Kingwood College
                                         ―Sigma Kappa Delta and Vox Populi: A Complete Writing Community,‖ Beth Maxfield,
                                         Assistant Professor of English, Henderson State University, and H.F. Poehlmann, Instructor of
                                         English, Blinn College
                                         ―Entering the Cultural Conversation: Creating Communities in Writing about Literature,‖
                                         John C. Brereton, Director, Calderwood Initiative, Boston Athenaeum .............................................. 30



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration
Patricia Barker, Kingwood College




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                                    TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                     Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                 ENGLISH-AS-A-SECOND-LANGUAGE SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                        Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                 Attendance

1996 / Houston                        Friday: ―Don‘t Give the Teacher What He Wants: A Technique to Help Writing Students Formulate
Convention Registration: 3,005             Theses and Topic Sentences,‖ Joe Starr, Instructor of Intensive English, Houston Community
Olivia Villagra, North Lake                College; ―Poster Power‖ (A demonstration showing how to make posters to present or rein-
     College                               force materials and address different learning styles), Christine Tierney, Instructor of
                                           Intensive English, Houston Community College ................................................................................. 20

                                      Saturday: ―ESL in the Community College: A Political Ecology, ‖ David Ross, Chair,
                                           Intensive English Program, Southwest College, Houston Community College System; ―Colla-
                                           borative Classroom: Techniques and Prospectus,‖ Alice Savage, Instructor of Intensive English,
                                           Houston Community College .............................................................................................................. 10




1997 / Austin                         Friday: ―Community Outreach by ESL Community College Students in Elementary School Classrooms,‖
Convention Registration: 3,380             Rose Mary Schouten, Instructor of ESL, Houston Community College System
Elizabeth A. (Betty) Gilfillan,            ―Incorporating Story-Telling in the ESOL Writing Program,‖ Olivia Villagra, Coordinator, ESOL Houston
Community College                          Program, North Lake College .............................................................................................................. 13

                                      Saturday: ―Computer Labs: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly,‖ Bill Martin, Instructor of Intensive
                                           English, Houston Community College
                                           ―The One Room Schoolhouse: A Socio-Linguistic Approach to Teaching Adult Learners in a Multi-
                                           Level Classroom,‖ Collette A. Gill, Instructor of ESL, Wharton County Junior College.................... 18



1998 - Dallas                         Friday: ―The Many Uses of Magazines and Newspapers in the ESL Classroom,‖ Rosemary
Convention Registration: 3,180             Schouten, Instructor of Intensive English, Houston Community College
David A. Ross, Houston Community           ―The Community College Connection: Building Bridges to New Opportunities for ESL
    College-Southwest College              Students,‖ Anne Albarelli-Siegfried, Director of the Language Center, and David Dahnke,
                                           Instructor of ESL, North Harris College .............................................................................................. 25

                                      Saturday: ―Choosing the Right Software for your ESL Class,‖ Malek Shawareb, Instructor of ESL,
                                           Houston Community College
                                           Annual Business Meeting and Discussion: ―Directions for ESL in TCCTA‖ .................................... 15




1999 / Houston                        Friday: ―I Don‘t Understand You: Dilemmas of the Foreign Student in the American Classroom,‖
Convention Registration: 3,250             Jan Anderson, Instructor of ESL, Central Texas College
Linda B. Comte, Houston Community          ―ESL in Cyberspace,‖ Kevin Clement, Instructor of Intensive English, Houston Community
    College–Northeast College              College–Southeast College .................................................................................................................. 25
                                           ―Video-Based Programs in ESOL: Classrooms, Distance Learning, and Beyond,‖ Richard
                                           Laramy, Executive ESOL Consultant, McGraw-Hill Publishers ........................................................... 7

                                      Saturday: ―A Short Introduction to Elementary Statistics, or How to Read a Research Report
                                           Without Skipping Over the Analysis Section,‖ Margaret A. Eomurian, Instructor of Spanish
                                           and Intensive English, Houston Community College–Northeast College ............................................. 8




2000 / Austin                         Friday: ―Move Over, Parker Brothers: Activities and Games for the Level 2 Learner,‖ Nancy
Convention Registration: 3,030             Travis, Associate Professor of English and English-as-a-Second-Language, University of
Janice R. Anderson, Central Texas          Mary Hardin-Baylor ............................................................................................................................ 17
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    College
                                        Saturday: ―Eat Your Heart Out, Houdini: The Magic of Teaching Reading to Non-Native
                                             Speakers,‖ Phyllis Sisson, Instructor of Develomental Reading, Central Texas College .................... 11




2001 / Dallas                           Friday: ―Teacher Classroom Observation: A Collaborative, Non-Judgmental Approach to Supply
Convention Registration: 2,867               Teachers With Feedback Information,‖ Julietta Ruppert, Instructor of English-as-a-Second-
RoseMary Schouten, Houston                   Language, Intensive English Program, Houston Community College .....................................................
    Community College–SW                     ―Web Resources and Strategies for Vocabulary Acquisition,‖ David A. Ross, Chair, Intensive
                                             English Program, Houston Community College ......................................................................................

                                        Saturday: ―Let‘s Share! Conversational Activities That Work,‖ Rose Mary Schouten, Instructor
                                             of English-as-a-Second-Language, Intensive English Program, Houston Community College ..............




2002 / Houston                          Friday: ―A Slice of American Life: A Beginning ESL Reading Text,‖ Joe Starr and Christine
Convention Registration: 2,753               Tierney, Authors ......................................................................................................................................
Andrea M. Stewart, Houston Community
    College – Gulfton                   Saturday: ―Something for Everyone: ESL Instructor Resources on the Internet,‖ Andrea Stewart,
                                             Instructor, Intensive English Program, Houston Community College–Gulfton Campus.........................



2003 / Austin                           Friday: ―The ESL Classroom as a Research Source,‖ Malek Shawareb, Instructor, Intensive
Convention Registration: 2,113               English Program, Houston Community College, Gulfton Center ........................................................ 13
Michael D. Bettler, Houston Community   Saturday: ―Bringing Online Instruction into the Classroom: The Hybrid Model,‖ David A. Ross,
    College                                  Chair, Intensive English Program, Houston Community College, Gulfton Center .............................. 12



2004 / Fort Worth                       Friday: ―Marathon 101: Incorporating the Real Life Event in an ESL Class,‖ Olivia Villagra,
Convention Registration: 2,233               Professor of English as a Second Language, North Lake College ...........................................................
Olivia Villagra, North Lake             Saturday: ―Academic Coaches: A Team Approach to Group Tutoring,‖ Judy Keller, Assistant
     College                                 Dean, Student Resource Center, North Lake College ..............................................................................



2005 / Austin                           Friday: Panel: "Techniques for Teaching and Assessing Oral Communication," Mary Corredor,
Convention Registration: 2284                Austin Community College, Moderator............................................................................................... 17
Mary Corredor, Austin Community         Saturday: Panel: "Teaching Academic Writing Skills to ESL Students Through Project-Based
    College                                  Assignments," Mary Corredor, Austin Community College, Moderator ............................................. 20



2006 / Houston                          Friday: ―Improving Your ESL Program Through CEA Accreditation,‖ Anne Albarelli, Dean of
Convention Registration: 2327                Transitional Studies and Instructional Support, Cy-Fair College; Macarena Aguilar, Chair,
Macarena Aguilar, Cy-Fair College            Department of English as a Second Language, Cy-Fair College; Erin De Souza, Program Manager,
                                             Center for International Education and Languages, North Harris College; Carolyn Ho,
                                             Associate Professor of English as a Second Language, Cy-Fair College; and Sandy Hartmann,
                                             Associate Director, Language and Culture Center, University of Houston ......................................... 12
                                        Saturday: ―I Can Speak Good: Planning and Assessing in the Listening and Speaking Classroom,‖
                                             Katie Hunter, Associate Professor of English as a Second Language, and Janet Muzal,
                                             Associate Professor of English as a Second Language, North Harris College ..................................... 10



2007 / Austin                           Friday: ―Optimizing Computer Assisted Writing: Caveats and Recommendations,‖ Gerhard Gast,
Convention Registration: 2314                Assistant Professor of English as a Second Language, Austin Community College, and Shannon
Mary Corredor, Austin Community              Bailey, Professor of English as a Second Language, Austin Community College
    College                                  ―Talking and Singing with the Animals: Puppets and Song in the Classroom,‖ Anne-Marie
                                             Schlender, Professor of English as a Second Lanuage, Austin Community College ........................... 15
                                        Saturday: ―Making it Visual: Technology, Curriculum, and Best Practices for Deaf ESOL Students,‖
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                               Erika Domatti-Thomas, Assistant Professor of Deaf English as a Second Language, Austin Com-
                               munity College, and Don Miller, Adjunct Professor of Deaf ESOL, Austin Community College ...... 11



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Anne-Marie Schlender, Austin
    Community College




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                                     TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                       Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                FOREIGN LANGUAGE SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                           Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                         Friday: ―Incorporating Culture as an Absolute Necessity in Language Instruction,‖ David
Convention Registration: 3,005              William Foster, Regents‘ Professor of Spanish and Women‘s Studies, Arizona State
Mark Daniel McLean, North                   University ............................................................................................................................................ 26
    Harris College
                                       Saturday: ―How Creatively Integrating Print, Audio, Video, and Multimedia Can Facilitate and
                                            Stimulate Language Learning,‖ Thalia Dorwick, Publisher for Foreign Languages, and
                                            Margaret Metz, Senior Marketing Manager, McGraw-Hill ................................................................. 21




1997 / Austin                          Friday: ―The Network Future of Language Instruction,‖ Pete Smith, Director, Language Acquisition
Convention Registration: 3,380              Center, The University of Texas at Arlington ...................................................................................... 47
Sherryl C. Brown, Austin
    Community College                  Saturday: ―Can Old Dogs Learn New Tricks? Second Language Acquisition from the Perspective of
                                            Linguistics and Cognition,‖ David Birdsong, Professor of French, The University of Texas at
                                            Austin .................................................................................................................................................. 22



1998 /Dallas                           Friday: Roundtable Discussion: ―Theoretical and Pedagogical Problems of Separating Grammar
Convention Registration: 3,180              from Communication‖ ......................................................................................................................... 31
Josué Muñoz & Rosa Chavez, Tarrant
    CountyJunior College-SE Campus     Saturday: Breakfast Meeting. ―Integrating Culture in the Foreign Language Classroom,‖ Joan
                                            Manley, Professor of French, The University of Texas at El Paso, and Stuart Smith, Instructor
                                            of French, Austin Community College ................................................................................................ 22




1999 / Houston                         Friday: Tour of Foreign Language Training Facility, Johnson Space Center ............................................. 29
Convention Registration: 3,250
M. Daniel McLean, North                Saturday: ―Moving Towards Fluency: Innovations, Challenges, and Pitfalls in Teaching Lower-
    Harris College                          Division Courses,‖ Sharon Foerster, Coordinator of Lower-Division Courses, Foreign Language .......
    Department,                             The University of Texas at Austin ....................................................................................................... 15




2000 / Austin                          Friday: ―MTV—Moving and Talking With Visuals: Engaging Students in Active Learning,‖
Convention Registration: 3,030              Ruben Garza, Education Specialist, Service Center Region XII, Texas Education Agency ................ 25
Stuart Smith, Austin Community
     College–Northridge Campus         Saturday: ―Why Language Textbooks Are the Way They Are: Content, Methods, Cultural
                                            Perspectives,‖ Thalia Dorwick, Editor-in-Chief, Humanities, Social Sciences and Languages
                                            Division, McGraw Hill Publishers....................................................................................................... 12




2001 / Dallas                          Friday: ―Foreign Language on the World Wide Web,‖ Rob Reynolds, Director, Modern Languages
Convention Registration: 2,867              Learning Center, University of Oklahoma ...............................................................................................
Josué Muñoz, Tarrant County                 Roundtable Discussion ............................................................................................................................
    College – Southeast
                                       Saturday: ―Measuring Oral Proficiency,‖ Floreen Henry, Assistant Professor of French and
                                            English-as-a-Second-Language, Tarrant County College–South Campus...............................................

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2002 / Houston                       Friday: ―Integrating Multimedia into the Foreign Language Classroom: Opportunities and
Convention Registration: 2,753            Challenges,‖ Thalia Dorwick, Editor-in-Chief, McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences
Janett Hillar, Houston Community          and Languages; and William Glass, Publisher, McGraw-Hill World .................................................. 23
     College - Southwest                  Foreign Language Reception sponsored by McGraw-Hill, Thalia Dorwick, William
                                          Glass, and panelists

                                     Saturday: ―Which Words Do We Teach: The Challenges of Dialectal Differences Within Spanish,‖
                                          Houston Community College Foreign Language Faculty, Ana Hnat, Houston
                                          Community College–Northwest, Moderator ........................................................................................ 20



2003 / Austin                        Friday: ―Improving Student Motivation in the Foreign Language Classroom,‖ Karima
Convention Registration: 2,113            Benremouga, Associate Dean of Fine Arts and Language Arts, San Jacinto College .......................... 24
Margaret Eomurian & Janett Hillar,   Saturday: ―New Approaches to Vocablulary Acquisition and Grammatical Accuracy at the
    Houston Community College             Intermediate Level,‖ Sharon Foerster, Academic Advisor, Academic Programs International
                                          and Director of the Spanish Teaching Institute .................................................................................... 30



2004 / Fort Worth                    Friday: Session will be conducted in Spanish. ―El habla de los argentinos: Breve análisis
Convention Registration: 2.233            del origen del habla argentina. Descripción de las principales características que la diferencian
Gloria Yamey-Jorg, Houston                de otras variantes del español. Ejemplos de creaciones recientes al nivel léxico y fonético,‖
     Community College                    Hector N. Urrutibeheity, Professor Emeritus, Department of Hispanic and Classical Studies,
                                          Rice University .................................................................................................................................... 22
                                     Saturday: ―Adaptation of Filmed Texts for Classroom Use,‖ Hector N. Urrutibeheity ............................... 16



2005 / Austin                        Friday: "The Secret Alchemy of Teaching Methodology: Beliefs, Practices, and Contexts," Rafael
Convention Registration: 2284             Salaberry, Associate Professor of Spanish Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition,
Janett Hillar, Houston Community          Rice University .................................................................................................................................... 27
     College–Southwest               Saturday: "Testing Spanish in the Classroom," Rafael Salaberry ............................................................... 17



2006 / Houston                       Friday: ―Integrating Web-Based Learning into the Traditional Classroom,‖ Rafael Salaberry,
Convention Registration: 2327             Associate Professor of Spanish Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition, Rice University ....... 23
Janett Hillar & Gloria Yampey-       Saturday: ―Para una mejor comprensión del castellano enterándose de como evolucionó (Towards a
     Jorg, Houston Community              better understanding of Spanish by learning how it developed),‖ Hector N. Urrutibeheity,
     College                              Professor Emeritus of Spanish Linguistics, Rice University ............................................................... 15



2007 / Austin                        Friday: ―Teaching a Quality Distance Language Learning Course,‖ Lisa M. Volle, Professor of Spanish
Convention Registration: 2314             and Anthropology, Central Texas College ........................................................................................... 20
Carlos Villacis, Houston Community   Saturday: ―Principled Design of ‗Hybrid‘ Second Language Courses That Combine Classroom and Lab
     College–Central                      Work,‖ M. Rafael Salaberry, Associate Chair and Director, Language Program, Department of
                                          Spanish and Portuguese, University of Texas at Austin ........................................................................ 8



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration
Ivan Mino, Tarrant County
     College–Southeast




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                                                             FORENSIC SCIENCE SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                       Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                  Attendance

2006 / Houston                      Friday: ―A Forensic Science Update,‖ Don Jacobs, Chair, Richard Bowers, Dean, Erin
Convention Registration: 2327            MacKenzie, Microbiology Lab Director, and Willliam ―Lum‖ Farr, Criminal Justice Chair,
Don Jacobs, Weatherford College          Department of Forensic Science and Psychology, Weatherford College ............................................. 25
                                    Saturday: ―Virtual Forensic Science,‖ R.D. Whitney, Vice President of Business Development,
                                         Vicon Publishing ................................................................................................................................. 15



2007 / Austin                       Friday: ―Forensic Science Update,‖ Don Jacobs, Chair and Instructor of Psychology and Forensic
Convention Registration: 2314            Science, Lum Farr, Chair and Instructor of Criminal Justice, and Richard Bowers, Dean of
Don Jacobs, Weatherford College          Mathematics and Science, Weatherford College, and Erin MacKenzie, Assistant Professor of
                                         Biology, Howard College ........................................................................................................................
                                    Saturday: ―The Typical College Student‘s Brain: A Look Inside,‖ Don Jacobs
                                         ―Lum Farr‘s Hit Parade,‖ Lum Farr .........................................................................................................



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration




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                                     TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                       Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                         GEOLOGY AND GEOGRAPHY SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                           Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                       Attendance

1996 / Houston                         Friday: ―Superfund: An EPA Presentation of the Brio Toxic Waste Superfund Site,‖ Lisa Kobeo,
Convention Registration: 3,005              Public Relations Specialist, Environmental Protection Agency .......................................................... 12
Kristi L. Higginbotham, San
     Jacinto College - Central         Saturday: Field trip to the Brio Superfund Site and to the Clear Lake Gem and Mineral Show .................. 8




1997 / Austin                          Friday: ―Geographic Information Systems Technology Application for Community College
Convention Registration: 3,380              Curricula,‖ Roberto Garza, Coordinator, Earth Sciences Department, and Michael D. Psencik,
Dave L. Hansmire, College of                Chair, Engineering Technology Department, San Antonio College ........................................................
    the Mainland
                                       Saturday: ―Geographic Information Systems Technology,‖ Lori Sullivan, Marketing Representative,
                                            Environmental Systems Research Institute ..............................................................................................



1998 / Dallas                          Friday: Panel Discussion: ―Geographic Information Science Program Development in Texas
Convention Registration: 3,180              Community Colleges,‖ Bob Roberts, Instructor of Drafting and Design, Coastal Bend College;
Roberto Garza, San Antonio College          Tom Hobbs, Professor of Geology, North Harris College; Harold S. Fischer, Instructor of
                                            Drafting and Design, Texas State Technical College–Waco; Aaron Norby, Instructor of
                                            Engineering and Design, Austin Community College; Mike Psencik and Dean Lambert,
                                            Associate Professors of Drafting, San Antonio College; Osborne Nye and Dean Ayers,
                                            Instructors of Geology, Houston Community College ......................................................................... 10

                                       Saturday: ―Geographic Information Science in Community Colleges,‖ Ann Johnson, Community
                                            College Coordinator, Environmental Systems Research Institute ....................................................... 10



1999 / Houston                         Friday: ―An Introduction to Geopositioning Systems and Laser Mapping Systems,‖ Ashok
Convention Registration: 3,250              Wadwani, President, Applied Field Data Systems ............................................................................... 27
Osborn B. Nye, Jr., Houston            ―Hands-on GPS,‖ Steven M. Honkus, President, Integrated GPS Technologies, and Ashok
    Community College–Southwest             Wadwani .............................................................................................................................................. 29
    College
                                       Saturday: ―NASA‘s Space-Based Earth Imaging and Observations: A New Resource for Community
                                            College Educators,‖ Kamlesh P. Lulla, Chief, Office of Earth Sciences, National Aeronautics
                                            and Space Administration .................................................................................................................... 18




2000 / Austin                          Friday: ―Energy for the Next 100 Years: The Challenge of Ingenuity and Technology,‖ William
Convention Registration: 3,030              L. Fisher, Interim Director, Bureau of Economic Geology ......................................................................
Harry A. Wagner, The Victoria               ―An Applied Approach to Geopositioning Systems in the Field,‖ Ashok Wadwani,
    College                                 President, Applied Field Data Systems ....................................................................................................

                                       Saturday: ―Geology of the Austin Area,‖ Eddie Collins, Research Associate, Bureau of Economic
                                            Geology ...................................................................................................................................................




2001 / Dallas                          Friday: ―A 3D Fossil Potpourri: Using Three-Dimensional Photograhy to View Minerals and

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Convention Registration: 2,867                 Dinosaur and Invertebrate Fossils,‖ Charles Finsley, author ............................................................... 17
Leonard Kubicek, North Lake College
                                        Saturday: Field Trip to Collect Fossil Shark Teeth, Charles Finsley, guide ................................................ 10




2002 / Houston                          Friday: ―Palynology: A Link Between Geology and Biology,‖ Reed Wicander, Professor of
Convention Registration: 2,753               Geology, Central Michigan University ................................................................................................ 20
Harry A. Wagner, The Victoria                ―GIS Applications and Issues: Perspectives from Public Service and Private Enterprise,‖ Max
    College                                  Samfield, Data Service Manager, Houston-Galveston Area Council of Governments ........................ 15

                                        Saturday: ―GPS Data Collection Outside the Galleria with Display Using ARCVIEW Over a
                                             Background Map of Houston,‖ Ashok Wadwani, President, Applied Field Data Systems ................. 11




2003 / Austin                           Friday: ―Geologists and Geographers Making a Difference in Today‘s World: Ongoing Research
Convention Registration: 2,113               and Projects at the Bureau of Economic Geology,‖ Eric Potter, Associate Director,
Harry A. Wagner, The Victoria                Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin ............................................................... 6
    College                                   ―Open Forum on Projects, Field Trips, and Other Activities‖ .............................................................. 4
                                        Saturday Field Trip to Bureau of Economic Geology—―Virtual Imaging as an Integrated Tool in
                                             Earth Science Research: Demonstrations of Outcrop Studies, Coastal Processes, and Aquifer
                                             Modeling,‖ Scott D. Rogers, Manager of Media Technologies and John Andrews,
                                             GIS Specialist, Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin ..................................... 6



2004 / Fort Worth                       Friday: ―Texas, Textbooks, and Titans of the Past: How New Techniques in Paleontology Allow
Convention Registration: 2,233               Us to See Ancient Life as Never Before,‖ Louis L. Jacobs, Professor of Geological Sciences,
Harry A. Wagner, The Victoria College        Southern Methodist University ............................................................................................................ 25
                                             ―New Techniques in Using Global Positioning Systems: An Opportunity for Hands-On
                                             Practice,‖ Ashok Wadwani, GPS Specialist ........................................................................................ 12
                                        Saturday: Field Trip to Invertebrate Fossil Sites in the Fort Worth Area Leader: Charles Finsley,
                                             Author and (Retired) Curator, Dallas Museum of Natural History ...................................................... 25



2005 / Austin                           Friday: "A Dynamic View of the Paleontological History of the Austin Area as Evidenced by its
Convention Registration: 2284                Fossil Record," Ann Molineux, Collections Manager, Non-Vertebrate Paleontology, Texas
Harry Wagner, The Victoria College           Memorial Museum, University of Texas at Austin .............................................................................. 18
                                             Open Forum: "Textbooks, Lab Manuals, GPS, and Other Topics of Interest" ...................................... 7
                                        Saturday: Field Trip to Mount Bonnell: "Regional Physiography and Stratigraphy of Lower
                                             Cretaceous Glen Rose, Walnut, and Edward's Strata," Eddie Collins, Research Geologist,
                                             Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin ............................................................ 23



2006 / Houston                          Friday: ―New Applications of GIS in Geology and Geography Education,‖ Ann Johnson, Higher
Convention Registration: 2327                Education Manager, Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) ............................................. 11
Osborne Nye, Houston
    Community College                   Saturday: ―Workshop on Applications of GIS in Geology and Geography Classrooms,‖ Ann
                                             Johnson ................................................................................................................................................ 10



2007 / Austin                           Friday: ―The Genius of Geography: The ‗Geographical Where‘ in International Awareness,‖ Joseph
Convention Registration: 2314                P. Dymond, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Geography, George Washington University ................... 13
Rhonda Reagan, Blinn College                 ―Customizing Content in Geology: Get the Right Content to Motivate Your Students,‖ C. Reid
                                             Ferring, Professor, Department of Geography and Institute of Applied Sciences, University of
                                             North Texas ........................................................................................................................................... 9
                                        Saturday: ―The Power of Geographic Science in a Time of Global Change,‖ Robert W.
                                             Christopherson, Professor Emeritus of Geography, American River College ..................................... 18



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2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Susan Slowey, Blinn College




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                                                   TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                                        Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                                      GOVERNMENT SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                                            Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                                          Friday: ―The 1996 Election—What are the Issues?‖ Karen O‘Connor, Professor of Government,
Convention Registration: 3,005                               American University ............................................................................................................................ 84
Evelyn F. Ballard, Houston
    Community College                                   Saturday: ―Media Coverage of the 1996 Presidential Race,‖ Thomas E. Patterson, Distinguished
                                                             Professor of Political Science, Maxwell School of Citizenship, Syracuse University ....................... 102




1997 / Austin                                           Friday: ―Elections ‘96: The Secret of Clinton‘s Success,‖ Stephen J. Wayne, Chair, Department
Convention Registration: 3,380                               of Government, Georgetown University
Gabriel Ume, Palo Alto                                       ―The End of the Republican Era?‖ Theodore J. Lowi, John L. Senoir Professor of American
    College                                                  Institutions, Cornell University ...............................................................................................................

                                                        Saturday: ―The Morning After: The Aftermath of the ‘96 Elections,‖ George Edwards, Director, Center
                                                             for Presidential Studies, Texas A&M University
                                                             ―Millennial Politics: Where Do We Go From Here?‖ Larry Sabato, Robert Gooch Professor
                                                             of Government and Foreign Affairs, University of Virginia ....................................................................



1998 / Dallas                                           Friday: ―What Is? What‘s Right? What Works? A Methodology for Teaching American Politics,‖
Convention Registration: 3,180                               David Edwards and Alessandra Lippucci, Professors of Government, The University of Texas at
Robert S. Trotter, El Centro College                         Austin .................................................................................................................................................. 37

                                                        Saturday: ―Why Judicial Reform Has Failed in Texas,‖ Anthony M. Champagne, Professor of
                                                             Government and Political Economy, The University of Texas at Dallas ............................................. 27




1999 / Houston                              Friday: ―The News Media and the White House in the Context of the Lewinski Scandal,‖ Thomas E.
Convention Registration: 3,250                   Patterson, Bradlee Professor of Government and Press, John F. Kennedy School of Government,
Manoucher R. Khosrowshahi, Tyler                 Harvard University ............................................................................................................................ 150
    Junior College                               ―Fulbright Grants and Global Education at the Community College,‖ Manoucher Khosrowshahi,
                                            Instructor of Government, Tyler Junior College, Judy Turman, Instructor of English, Tyler
                                                 Junior College, Dale Foster, Professor of Government, Houston Community College–Northwest ........
    College, and Barry Baker, Instructor of Archaeology, Hill College ........................................................................................................................... 40

                                                        Saturday: ―Public Opinion and U.S. Foreign Policy,‖ Paul Light, Douglas Dillon Fellow and
                                                             Founding Director of the Center for Public Service, Brookings Institution ........................................ 40




2000 / Austin                                           Friday: ―The Long, Bumpy Road to the White House,‖ Stephen J. Wayne, Professor of
Convention Registration: 3,030                               Government, Georgetown University .................................................................................................. 80
M. Theron Waddell, Jr., Galveston                            ―Demonstration of Redistricting Software Used by the Texas Legislature,‖ Field Trip to
    College                                                  Legislative Council Office, State Capitol ............................................................................................ 42

                                                        Saturday: ―The Politics of Hollywood,‖ David Prindle, Professor of Government, University of
                                                             Texas at Austin ........................................................................................................................................



2001 / Dallas                                           Friday: ―The 2000 Elections: It‘s Not Who Won That‘s Important—It‘s What Won,‖ Theodore J.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            56
Convention Registration: 2,867               Lowi, Professor of Government, Cornell University
Gabriel Ume,Palo Alto College                ―Election 2000: The Role of the Media in the Presidential Election,‖ Stephen Rockwell,
                                             Professor of Government, University of Michigan ............................................................................ 150
                                              ―Why America is Not Ready for a Woman President,‖ Karen O‘Connor, Professor of
                                             Government, American University ...................................................................................................... 78

                                      Saturday: ―Texas Politics in the 21st Century,‖ Anthony Champagne and Edward Harphian,
                                           Professors of Government, University of Texas at Dallas ................................................................... 50




2002 / Houston                        Friday: ―The Vanishing Voter: Will the Terrorist Threat Bring Americans Back to the Polls?‖
Convention Registration: 2,753             Thomas E. Patterson, Bradlee Professor of Government and the Press, John F. Kennedy
Mary Lewis, Jacksonville College           School of Government, Harvard University ........................................................................................ 65
                                           ―Political and Economic Effects of the Events of September 11, 2001,‖ Hossein Razi,
                                           Professor of Political Science, University of Houston ........................................................................ 89

                                      Saturday: ―The War on Terror: A New Kind of War or the Same Old Thing?‖ Barbara
                                           Jancar-Webster, Distinguished University Professor, State University of New York,
                                           International Science Exchange ........................................................................................................... 39




2003 / Austin                         Friday: ―The American Mind after 9/11,‖ Barbara Bardes, Dean and Professor of Political
Convention Registration: 2,113             Science, Raymond Walters College, University of Cincinnati ............................................................ 68
Eric Miller, Blinn College                 ―Do Texas Governors Keep their Campaign Promises?‖ William Stouffer, Professor of
                                           Political Science, Southwest Texas State University ........................................................................... 35
                                      Saturday: ―The Texas Budget,‖ Debbie Baisden, Senior Analyst, Legislative Budget Board .................... 25



2004 / Fort Worth                     Friday: ―Clear and Present Danger: Bush‘s Preemptionism and Public Opinion,‖ Thomas E.
Convention Registration: 2,233             Patterson, Professor of Government and the Press, John F. Kennedy School of Government,
Gabriel Ume, Palo Alto College             Harvard University ............................................................................................................................ 130
                                           ―The War on Terrorism: Is it Working For or Against Us?‖ Paul C. Light, Senior Fellow for
                                           Governance Studies, Brookings Institution ......................................................................................... 90
                                      Saturday: ―Critical Elections, Two-Party Competition, and the Wizard of Oz,‖ Edward I. Sidlow,
                                           Professor of Political Science, Eastern Michigan University .............................................................. 50



2005 / Austin                         Friday: "A Divided America: Lessons from the 2004 Election," Steffen Schmidt, Professor of
Convention Registration: 2284              Political Science, Iowa State University ..................................................................................................
Robert Glen Findley, Odessa College        "Campaigning and Governing in Texas and the Nation," Cal Jillson, Professor of Political
                                           Science, Southern Methodist University .................................................................................................
                                      Saturday: "The Governor of Texas is Not Just Chopped Liver," Willard B. Stouffer, Professor of
                                           Political Science, Texas State University, San Marcos ............................................................................



2006 / Houston                        Friday: ―Problems Facing Texas and the Likelihood of Viable Solutions,‖ F. Scott McCown,
Convention Registration: 2327              Executive Director, Center for Public Policy Priorities ....................................................................... 42
John Forshee, San Jacinto
    College–Central                   Saturday: ―Polling and the Media: The Effect Upon Government and the Public,‖ Richard Murray,
                                           Professor of Political Science, University of Houston ......................................................................... 38



2007 / Austin                         Friday: ―Perspectives on George H.W. Bush‘s Presidency,‖ Thomas E. Patterson, Bradlee Professor
Convention Registration: 2314              of Government and the Press, JFK School of Government, Harvard University ............................... 112
Gabriel Ume, Palo Alto College             ―The United States After the Republican Hegemony and the Aftermath of the Bush Admini-
                                           stration,‖ Theodore J. Lowi, John L. Senior Professor of American Institutions, Cornell
                                           University ............................................................................................................................................ 97
                                      Saturday: ―Guns or Butter: Is the United States Ready for Madam President?‖ Karen O‘Connor,
                                           Jonathan N. Helfat Distinguished Professor of Political Science, American University, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                        57
                                    Stephen J. Wayne, Government Field Chair, Georgetown University ................................................. 67



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration
Theron Waddell, Galveston College




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                                     TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                       Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                    GRAPHIC ARTS AND MULTIMEDIA SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                           Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1999 / Houston                         Friday: ―Designer Tricks for Finishing and Bindery,‖ Sandra Devall, Retired Professor of
Convention Registration: 3,250              Graphic Arts, College of the Mainland ....................................................................................................
Coleena Jackson, College of
    the Mainland                       Saturday: ―New Media Pathways,‖ Butch Ellis, Vice President of Technology and Production
                                            Development, Hill Graphics, Inc. ............................................................................................................




2000 / Austin                          Friday: ―Animation: Education and Its Application in the Workplace,‖ Nancy Wood, Instructor
Convention Registration: 3,030              of Electronic Media, San Antonio College ......................................................................................... 29
Richard Arredondo, San Antonio
    College                            Saturday: ―Troubleshooting in the Computer Classroom,‖ Andrew McIntosh, System Engineer,
                                            Campus Technology Solutions .............................................................................................................. 7




2001 / Dallas                          Friday: ―Setting Up a Multimedia Lab: What Does It Involve?‖ Sailaja Athyala, Instructional
Convention Registration: 2,867              Designer, and Lloyd Lacy, Curriculum Specialist, Howard College ................................................... 16
Lloyd Lacey, Howard
    College                            Saturday: ―Technology, Training, and Faculty: Which Comes First?‖ Sailaja Athyala and Lloyd
                                            Lacy ..................................................................................................................................................... 14




2002 / Houston                         Friday: ―Evolving Multimedia Software: Is it Affordable?‖ Sailaja Athyala, Instructional
Convention Registration: 2,753              Designer, Howard College ................................................................................................................... 10
Sailaja Athyala, Howard College
                                       Saturday: ―Evolving Multimedia Software: Classroom Applications‖ Sailaja Athyala, Instructional
                                            Designer, Howard College ................................................................................................................... 17




2003 / Austin                          Friday: ―Interactive Design and Development for E-Learning,‖ Tanya Heins, Senior Product
Convention Registration: 2,113              Manager, Macromedia ......................................................................................................................... 32
Nancy Wood, San Antonio College             ―Preparing Files for the Service Bureau Using Adobe Photoshop and InDesign,‖ Tom Dent,
                                            Education Manager and Trainer, Adobe Software ............................................................................... 25
                                       Saturday: ―How to Break the Fear Factor for Creative Students,‖ Linda Smarzik, Coordinator,
                                            Visual Communication Design, and Sarah Farr, Assistant Professor of Visual Communication
                                            Design, Austin Community College .................................................................................................... 10



2004 / Fort Worth                      Friday: ―Making Your Classroom Interactive: the Classroom Performance System,‖ Randy
Convention Registration: 2,233              Brown, President, I-Classroom ................................................................................................................
Pat Webb, Tarrant County College -     Saturday: ―Cutting Edge Multi-media Classrooms: Theory and Reality,‖ John R. Martin,
    Northeast                               Associate Dean of Learning Resources, Tarrant County College–Northwest Campus ............................



2005 / Austin                          Friday: "Entertainment Animation," Mike Stephens, Instructor of Animation, Austin Community
Convention Registration: 2284               College and Director, Shut Up Entertainment, Austin ......................................................................... 19
                                                                                                                                                                                                            59
David Tobey, Austin Community   Saturday: "Color Theory: How to Apply and Manage Color in the Pressroom," Garth Oliver,
    College                          Lecturer, College of Technology, University of Houston ...................................................................... 3



2006 / Houston                  Friday: ―Public Service Announcements: Pre-production, Post-production, and How This Project
Convention Registration: 2327        Works to Create Community Relationships,‖ and ―Making 3-D Images in Photoshop,‖
David Tobey, Austin Community        Reg Reynolds, Instructor of Art and Graphic Arts, Angelina College ................................................... 5
    College                     Saturday: ―Enhance Your Graphic and Multimedia Students‘ Success by Integrating Real World
                                     Experiences Inside and Outside the Classroom,‖ Donna Monteferante, Professor of
                                     Visual Communication, and Jason Ford, Associate Professor of Visual Communication,
                                     Kingwood College ................................................................................................................................. 5



2007 / Austin                   Friday: ―Using Adobe Illustrator To Create Hyper-Realistic Images,‖ Reginald Reynolds,
Convention Registration: 2314        Media Laboratory Director, Angelina College ........................................................................................
Reginald Reynolds, Angelina     Saturday: ―Teaching How New Technologies Affect Human Communication: The Classroom
    College                          Approach,‖ Suzi Honeywell, Instructor of Speech and Theater, Angelina College .................................



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration
Reginald Reynolds, Angelina
    College




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                                      TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                      Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                  HEALTH AND SAFETY OCCUPATIONS SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                         Program Topic / Speaker                                                                               Attendance

1996 / Houston                          Friday: Live Demonstration: ―Telemedicine and Distance Learning in Health Occupations,‖
Convention Registration: 3,005               Michael Henderson, Senior Account Executive, Southwestern Bell Telephone Company;
James T. Matlock, San Jacinto                Todd Mapes, Southwest Area Director, View Tech, Inc.; Joseph Marcinkowski, President,
    College–Central Campus                   Laser Professor of Clear Lake, Inc.; Ron Philo, Senior Lecturer of Neurobiology and
                                             Anatomy, University of Texas Health Science Center; and Ron Bertanzi, Health Care
                                             Equipment Manager, PictureTel, Inc. .................................................................................................. 60

                                        Saturday: ―Telemedicine and Distance Learning Infrastructure Funding,‖ Michael Henderson,
                                             Senior Account Executive, Southwestern Bell Telephone Company; Todd Mapes, Southwest
                                             Area Director, View Tech, Inc.; Joseph Marcinkowski, President, Laser Professor of Clear Lake,
                                             Inc.; Ron Philo, Senior Lecturer of Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Texas Health
                                             Science Center; Ron Bertanzi, Health Care Equipment Manager, PictureTel, Inc.; and Paul Voltz,
                                             Program Analyst, Harris County Housing and Community Development Agency ............................. 20




1997 / Austin                           Friday: ―Making Clinical Teaching Effective,‖ John H. Kleffner, Educational Development
Convention Registration: 3,380               Specialist, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio ........................................ 60
Cecile M. Sanders, Austin
     Community College                  Saturday: ―Customer Service,‖ Joe D. Granberry, Senior District Commander, Emergency Medical
                                             Services Department, City of Austin ..................................................................................................... 4



1998 / Dallas                           Friday: ―Invasive Cardiovascular Program,‖ Randy Christian and Kathy Moriarty, Instructors of
Convention Registration: 3,180               Health Occupations, El Centro College ............................................................................................... 10
Jackie R. Porter, Bill J. Priest             ―Medical Coding for Reimbursement and Diagnosis Purposes,‖ Patrice Morin-Spatz, author ............. 4
     Institute
                                        Saturday: ―Core Curriculum,‖ Sondra Flemming, Dean of Continuing Education, El Centro College ........ 5




1999 / Houston                          Friday: ―Health Care Providers‘ Liability in a Clinical Setting,‖ John Serpe, Attorney at Law ................. 63
Convention Registration: 3,250
James Matlock, San Jacinto College–     Saturday: ―What‘s New, What‘s Not in Workforce Education,‖ Camille Pridgen, Program Director
    Central Campus                           and Health Professions Specialist, Community and Technical Colleges Division, Texas Higher ..........
                                        Education Coordinating Board .................................................................................................................... 30




2000 / Austin                           Friday: ―Women‘s Health Issues,‖ Sue Coté, Women‘s Health Care Nurse Practitioner ........................... 47
Convention Registration: 3,030
James T. Matlock, San Jacinto           Saturday: ―Documentation of Clinical Deficiencies,‖ Thena Parrott, Director of Associate
    College–Central                          Degree Nursing Program, Blinn College ............................................................................................. 44




2001 / Dallas                           Friday: ―Changes in the Health Arena: Shortages and Employer Expectations,‖ Paulette Standefer,
Convention Registration: 2,867               Executive Vice President, Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council .......................................................... 28
Deborah Durham, Temple
    College                             Saturday: ―Screening of Healthcare Workers,‖ Bob Miller, Director of Marketing for Group One,
                                             Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council ...................................................................................................... 4
                                                                                                                                                                                               61
2002 / Houston                            Friday: ―Ethical Issues in the Genetic Revolution,‖ Dr. Laurence McCullough, Center for
Convention Registration: 2,753                 Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine ......................................................... 24
Tomye E. Geringer, Houston
    Community College                     Saturday: ―Stress and Anxiety Related to Terrorism Threats,‖ Richard Rosing, Chair, Department
                                               of Human Service, Houston Community College .................................................................................. 4




2003 / Austin                             Friday: ―Teaching Medical Terminology Online: A Learner-Centered Approach,‖ Jan Johnson,
Convention Registration: 2,113                 Director of Product Development and Instructional Design, EMC/Paradigm Publishing .......................
Gaynell Gainer, St. Philip's College      Saturday: ―Delivering Allied Health Curricula via Distance Education: What it Takes,‖ Bess Porter,
                                               Assistant Professor, Health Information Systems and Donna Laird, Instructor of Radiography,
                                               St. Philip‘s College



2004 / Fort Worth                         Friday: ―Health Literacy,‖ Deborah Durham, Chair, Department of Dental Hygiene,
Convention Registration: 2,233                 Temple College      ............................................................................................................................... 6
Deborah Durham, Temple College            Saturday: ―Campus Life Safety,‖ Charles McDonald, Instructor of Fire Science, Trinity
                                               Valley Community College .....................................................................................................................



2005 / Austin                             Friday: "Jump Start a Heart: An Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Mini-Session, Part I," Naomi
Convention Registration: 2,284                 Carroll, Program Director, Health Professions Institute, Austin Community College, and
Tomye Geringer, Houston Community              Antonio C. Martinez, Lead Instructor, Emergency Medical Attendant Program, Austin
    College                                    Community College ............................................................................................................................... 8
                                          Saturday: "Jump Start a Heart: An Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Mini-Session, Part II,"
                                               Naomi Carroll and Antonio C. Martinez ............................................................................................... 4



2006 / Houston                            Friday: ―How to Identify Traumatized and Abused Individuals,‖ Rick Parrott, Instructor of Human
Convention Registration: 2327                  Service Technology, Houston Community College ............................................................................. 20
Tomye Geringer, Houston Community         Saturday: ―Stress-Buster Massage 101,‖ Deborah Kelly, Program Director, Massage Therapy,
    College                                    Houston Community College .............................................................................................................. 16



2007 / Austin                             Friday: ―Generational Differences in the Classroom,‖ Peggy Blake Gleeson, Associate Professor
Convention Registration: 2314                  and Director of Clinical Education, Texas Woman‘s University
Catherine Hatfield & Jan Myers, Houston        ―The Economics of Health Care,‖ James Henderson, Professor of Economics, Baylor University.
    Community College                          This is a joint meeting with the Economics Section. ........................................................................... 10
                                          Saturday: ―Motivating and Managing the Generations in the Classroom,‖ Peggy Blake Gleeson ............... 7



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration
Bill Cornelius, Temple College




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                                 TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                   Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                  HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, AND RECREATION SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                       Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                     Friday: An Invitation to Health,‖ Susan Ward, Professor of Health Education, Texas Woman‘s
Convention Registration: 3,005          University ............................................................................................................................................ 31
Garry L. McGregor, Frank
    Phillips College               Saturday: ―Cooperation of College and Community: The Borger Community Activity Center,‖
                                        Garry L. McGregor, Athletic Director, Frank Phillips College ........................................................... 13



1997 / Austin                      Friday: ―Customer Service: Whose Job Is It Anyway?‖ Paula Brown, Director of Staff Develop-
Convention Registration: 3,380          ment and Recruitment, King‘s Daughters Hospital, Temple ............................................................... 18
Judy W. Bryant, South
    Plains College                 Saturday: ―Improving Student Motivation,‖ John E. Roueche, Professor and Director, Community
                                        College Leadership Program, The University of Texas at Austin ........................................................ 57



1998 / Dallas                      Friday: ―Exercising Across the Ages: Prepubescent Weight Training to Exercise for the Elderly‖
Convention Registration: 3,180          John Rutigliano, Wellness Coordinator, Lee College .......................................................................... 28
Ann E. Leach, South Plains
    College                        Saturday: ―All Stressed Out? It‘s Time to Chill Out! How to Physically and Mentally Relax,‖
                                        Anne Solomon, Assistant Professor of Reading, South Plains College ............................................... 23




1999 / Houston                     Friday: ―Innovative Extramural Programming,‖ Butch Sutton, Professor of Physical Education,
Convention Registration: 3,250          San Jacinto College–Central Campus .................................................................................................. 11
DeeDee Ninemire, South Plains
    College                        Saturday: ―Heart Disease: What is Your Risk?‖ DeeDee Ninemire, Natatorium Director, South Plains
                                        College................................................................................................................................................... 7




2000 / Austin                      Friday: ―How to Get and Keep a Course in Fitness and Wellness,‖ Charles Corbin, Professor of
Convention Registration: 3,030          Health and Kinesiology, Arizona State University .............................................................................. 18
Carol Hirsh, Austin Community           ―Certified Fitness Professionals: Who‘s Qualified for—and Who Needs—State Licensure?‖
    College–Riverside Campus            Susan Cooper, Owner, Body Business; Kirk Leavell, Owner, Wild Basin Fitness; Michelle
                                        Milkerson, General Manager, The Hills Fitness Center; Tinker Murray, Director of Exercise
                                        and Physiology Laboratory, Southwest Texas State University; Joanna Williamson,
                                        Research Specialist, Professional Licensing and Certification Division, Texas Department of
                                        Health; Pam Soto, Coordinator of Physical Fitness Technology Program, Austin Community
                                        College................................................................................................................................................. 12

                                   Saturday: ―State Licensing Follow-Up,‖ Carol Hirsh, Instructor of Physical Fitness, and Pam
                                        Soto, Coordinator of Physical Fitness Technology Program, Austin Community College.................... 6




2001 / Dallas                      Friday: ―Slow Down the Aging Process,‖ Susan Johnson, Director of Continuing Education and
Convention Registration: 2,867          Certification, The Cooper Institute ..........................................................................................................
Timothy Jay Johnson, Tarrant
    County College–South           Saturday: ―Physical Activity for Health and Fitness: An Individualized Approach,‖ Allen W.
                                        Jackson, Regents Professor of Kinesiology, Health Promotion and Recreation, and James

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                                               R. Morrow, Chair of the Department of Kinesiology, Health Promotion and Recreation,
                                               University of North Texas .......................................................................................................................




2002 / Houston                          Friday: ―Fit Mind, Fit Body: Integrating Concepts of Fitness and Wellness with General
Convention Registration: 2,753               Psychology,‖ Sherry Frazier, Physical Education Coordinator, and Barbara Lusk,
Susan F. Evans, Collin County                Psychology Coordinator and Professor, Collin County Community College ..........................................
    Community College – Spring
    Creek                               Saturday: ―Over-the-Counter Performance Enhancing Substances,‖ John T. Pichot, Associate
                                             Professor, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and South Texas
                                             Veterans Health Care System ..................................................................................................................



2003 / Austin                           Friday: ―Developing Physical Education Courses Online,‖ Sherry Schumann, Professor and
Convention Registration: 2,113               Coordinator of Physical Education, Collin County Community College ............................................ 11
Susan F. Evans, Collin County           Saturday: ―Over the Counter Performance Enhancing Supplements: Help or Harm?‖ Sally
    Community College                        Bowman, Registered and Licensed Dietician, Central Texas Nutritian Consultants and The
                                             Hills Fitness Center ............................................................................................................................. 20



2004 / Fort Worth                       Friday: ―CVD Risk Modification as a Result of Lifetime Physical Activity,‖ Kyle D. Biggerstaff,
Convention Registration: 2,233               Assistant Professor of Kinesiology, Texas Woman‘s University ............................................................
Timothy J. Johnson, Tarrant County      Saturday: ―Faculty/Staff Wellness on Your Campus,‖ Timothy J. Johnson, Instructor and Chair,
    College – South                          Department of Health and Physical Education, Tarrant County College, Moderator ..............................



2005 / Austin                           Friday: "How to Prepare Our Community for a Life of Fitness," Paul Carrozza, Owner, RunTex, Inc. .... 14
Convention Registration: 2,284          Saturday: "Strengths and Weaknesses of Physical Fitness Tests," Phil Stanforth, Lecturer and
Pamela Soto, Austin Community College        Director, Fitness Institute of Texas, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, University
                                             of Texas at Austin .................................................................................................................................. 8



2006 / Houston                          Friday: ―The Use of Technology in Fitness and Wellness Education,‖ Gregory J. Welk, Assistant
Convention Registration: 2327                Professor of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University ................................................... 8
Staci J. Smith, Tarrant County          Saturday: ―Promoting Health at the School Work Site: Old Barriers, New Visions,‖ Danny Ramsey
     College – South                         Ballard, Professor of Health and Kinesiology, Texas A&M University ................................................ 4



2007 / Austin                           Friday: ―Weight Training for Life,‖ James L. Hesson, Professor of Physical Education, Black Hills
Convention Registration: 2314                State University, South Dakota ............................................................................................................ 20
Sara Carrasco, Laredo Community         Saturday: ―Weight Training in the Classroom,‖ James L. Hesson ..................................................................
     College



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration
Sara Carrasco, Laredo Community
     College




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                                                                        Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                                           HISTORY SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                                            Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                      Attendance

1996 / Houston                                          Friday: ―Refocusing Historians: Use of Multimedia in a Traditional Discipline,‖ Jere Jackson,
Convention Registration: 3,005                               Director of Center for East Texas Studies and Professor of History, Stephen F. Austin State
Blanche M. Brick, Blinn College                              University; Steve Drummond, Marketing Manager for History and Political Science, Harcourt
                                                             Brace Publishers .................................................................................................................................. 75

                                                        Saturday: ―The Rise of Realism in American Culture,‖ David E. Shi, President, Furman
                                                             University ............................................................................................................................................ 75




1997 / Austin                           Friday: ―The Arts and Culture: An Historical Perspective on the American Experience,‖ James A.
Convention Registration: 3,380               Henretta, Priscilla Alden Burke Professor of American History, University of Maryland–College
    Susan F. Hult, Houston
    Community College                   Saturday: ―First Ladies: Political Role and Public Image,‖ Edith Mayo, Curator, Division of Political .......
    History, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution .....................................................................................................................




1998 / Dallas                                           Friday: ―Why the South Lost: Recent Interpretations,‖ James L. Roark, Samuel Candler Dobbs
Convention Registration: 3,180                               Professor of History, Emory University............................................................................................... 99
Matthew W. Coulter, Collin County
    Community College-Spring                            Saturday: ―History in the Interdisciplinary Learning Community,‖ David Clinkscale, Professor of
    Creek                                                    History and Government, and Loy Taylor, Associate Professor of English, Tarrant County
                                                             Junior College–South Campus; Larry Collins, Professor of History, and Gordon O‘Neal,
                                                             Professor of English, Collin County Community College–Central Park Campus; Fred
                                                             Schneider, Associate Professor of History, and Joan Weston, Professor of Sociology,
                                                             Brookhaven College ............................................................................................................................ 23




1999 / Houston                                          Friday: ―Women in the American Revolution,‖ Carol Berkin, Professor of History, Baruch College,
Convention Registration: 3,250                               City University of New York ............................................................................................................... 66
Dianne Lewis Heafer, San Jacinto
    College–North Campus                                Saturday: ―History and Multimedia: Exploring Teaching and Learning with New Media,‖ Karen Fritz, .....
                                                        Instructor of History, The Victoria College; Roger Griffin, Instructor of History, Austin
                                                             Community College; Jonathan Lee, Instructor of History, San Antonio College; and Carol A.
                                                             Keller, Instructor of History, San Antonio College, moderator ........................................................... 62



2000 / Austin                                           Friday: ―The Year 2000 and the Reinvention of American History,‖ James A. Henretta,
Convention Registration: 3,030                               Professor of History, University of Maryland ...................................................................................... 76
James Sparks, Houston                                        ―The Fate of Books in the Digital Age,‖ David Shi, President, Furman University ............................ 60
    Community College

                                                        Saturday: ―Co-Op Learning for the Millenium,‖ Kenneth Weatherbie, Chair, Department of
                                                             History, Del Mar College .................................................................................................................... 10




2001 / Dallas                                           Friday: ―Teaching American History Through the Prism of Diversity: Texas and the American

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Convention Registration: 2,867                 West,‖ John Mack Faragher, Arther Unobskey Professor of American History, Yale
Blanche Brick & Cathy Lively                   University ................................................................................................................................................
    Blinn College                              ―How Slavery Began in the United States,‖ Edward Countryman, Professor of History,
                                               Southern Methodist University ................................................................................................................

                                        Saturday: ―The Electronic America: The Use of Multimedia and the Internet in the Classroom,‖
                                             Steve Hoge, Associate Director of Electronic Media, W.W. Norton and Company ................................




2002 / Houston                          Friday: ―A Tale of Three Cities: How the United States Won World War II,‖ David M. Kennedy,
Convention Registration: 2,753               Donald S. McLachlan Professor of History, Stanford University ........................................................ 81
Matthew W. Coulter, Collin County             ―The Denmark Vesey Slave Insurrection Conspiracy: What Really Happened?‖ Michael P.
    Community College                        Johnson, Professor of History, Johns Hopkins University ................................................................... 43

                                        Saturday: ―Integrating Feature Films into the Teaching of History,‖ Matthew W. Coulter,
                                             Professor of History, Collin County Community College ................................................................... 31




2003 / Austin                           Friday: ―How Revolutionary was the American Revolution?‖ Pauline Maier, William R. Kenan,
Convention Registration: 2,113               Jr., Professor of American History, Massachusetts Institute of Technology ........................................ 83
Peter Myers, Palo Alto College                ―The Rise and Fall of the Radical Mastectomy: Breast Cancer, Modern Medicine, and
                                             American Popular Culture,‖ James S. Olson, Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department
    `                                        of History, Sam Houston State University ........................................................................................... 24
                                        Saturday: ―The Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the American Civil War,‖ Edward L.
                                             Ayers, Hugh P. Kelly Professor of History and Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, University
                                             of Virginia ........................................................................................................................................... 54



2004 / Fort Worth                       Friday: ―Nature‘s Nation: Integrating Environmental History into the American History Survey
Convention Registration: 2,233          ―Historical Trials: A New Approach to Teaching Western Civilization,‖ Brian P. Levack,
Peter Hacker, Tarrant County College-        John E. Green Regents Professor, University of Texas at Austin ............................................................
     Northeast                          Saturday: ―Degradation and Discrimination in Texas: The National Archives–Southwest Region
                                             Experience,‖ Margaret H. Hacker, Director of Archival Operations, Barbara Rust and
                                             Rodney Krajca, Archivists, National Archives, Southwest Region .........................................................



2005 / Austin                           Friday: "The Story of American Freedom, 1776-2005," Eric Foner, DeWitt Clinton Professor of
Convention Registration: 2,284               History, Columbia University ............................................................................................................ 119
Carol Keller, San Antonio College            "The Global Impact of the American Civil War," James McPherson, Professor Emeritus,
Peter Myers, Palo Alto College               Princeton University .......................................................................................................................... 105
                                        Saturday: "The Difficult Birth of American Democracy," H.W. (Bill) Brands, Dickson Allen
                                             Anderson Centennial Professor, Department of History, University of Texas at Austin ..................... 62



2006 / Houston                          Friday: ―How the World Civilized the West,‖ Bonnie Smith, Professor of History, Rutgers
Convention Registration: 2327                University ............................................................................................................................................ 66
Sandra Harvey & Robert Coyle,                ―Integrating Mass Consumption into Twentieth Century U.S. History,‖ Lizabeth Cohen,
    Cy-Fair College                     Saturday: ―The Legacy of the Cold War at Home,‖ Elaine Tyler May, Professor of American Studies
                                             and History, University of Minnesota .................................................................................................. 40



2007 / Austin                           Friday: ―The Rise and Decline of American Liberalism,‖ James Henretta, Priscilla Alden Burke
Convention Registration: 2314                Professor of History, University of Maryland ...................................................................................... 83
James Seymour & Alex Smith, Cy-Fair          ―Jackie Robinson and the Racial Integration of Baseball,‖ David Oshinsky, Professor and
    College                                  Chair, Department of History, University of Texas at Austin .............................................................. 43
                                        Saturday:―An Inclusive Texas History: Starting at the Top,‖ J.F. de la Teja, Chair, Department of
                                             History, Texas State University, San Marcos ...................................................................................... 32


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2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration
Robert Findley, Odessa College




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                                                   Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                               HORTICULTURE SECTION

                                           Course,‖ David Shi, President, Furman University

Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                     Program Topic / Speaker                                                                           Attendance

1996 / Houston                       Friday: ―Native Plants,‖ Doug Williams, Director, Mercer Arboretum, Humble ....................................... 20
Convention Registration: 3,005
David Hurley, Trinity Valley         Saturday: ―Herbs and Their Many Uses,‖ Barbara Ownby, Master Gardener, Harris County Extension
    Community College                     Service 30




1997 / Austin                        Friday: Tour of National Wildflower Research Center ―From the Ground Up: Plant Production
Convention Registration: 3,380            and Establishment at the National Wildflower Research Center,‖ Denise D. Delaney, Gardens
Mark A. Storey, Texarkana                 Manager and Senior Horticulturist, National Wildlife Research Center ..................................................
    College
                                     Saturday: No Meeting Held



1998 / Dallas                        Friday: Tour of Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Garden ............................................................................. 39
Convention Registration:
William K. ―Sam: Hurley,             Saturday: No Meeting Held
     Trinity Valley Community
     College




1999 / Houston                       Friday: Tour of Turkey Creek Wholesale Nursery Farms ........................................................................... 13
Convention Registration: 3,250
Mark J. Schusler, Tarrant County     Saturday: No Meeting Held
    Junior College–Northwest
    Campus




2000 / Austin                        Friday: Tour of Austin Botanical Garden ................................................................................................... 49
Convention Registration: 3,030
William K. (Sam) Hurley, Trinity
     Valley Community College



2001 / Dallas                        Friday: ―Behind the Scenes at Six Flags Over Texas: Talk and Tour of Landscaping Operations
Convention Registration: 2,867            at Six Flags Over Texas,‖ Lowell McKinzie, Landscape Foreman, Six Flags Over Texas.................... 9
Mark J. Schusler, Tarrant
    County College – NW              Saturday: ―Murderous Plants: Poisonous Herbs Through the Ages,‖ Barney Lipscomb, Assistant
                                          Director, Botanical Research Institute of Texas .................................................................................. 16




2002 / Houston                       Friday: ―Tour of the Horticulture Operation of the City of Houston,‖ Dee Howell, Horticulture
Convention Registration: 2,753            Operations Manager, City of Houston ................................................................................................... 5
Alex Warren, Houston Community

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    College                       Saturday: ―Teaching Horticulture in a Correctional Facility,‖ Alexander C. Warren and Ted Hurse,
                                       Instructors of Horticulture, Houston Community College .......................................................................




2003 / Austin                     Friday: ―Xeriscaping,‖ Robert ―Skip‖ Richter, Travis County Extension Horticulturist ............................. 23
Convention Registration: 2,113    Saturday: ―Trends in Water Gardening,‖ Duane Eaton, Technologist, Water Garden Gems ..................... 12
Dwight Bohlmeyer, Blinn College
    Bryan Campus



2004 / Fort Worth                 Friday: ―Back Door Tour: Inside the Fort Worth Botanic Garden,‖ Steven Chamblee, Educational
Convention Registration: 2,233         Director, Fort Worth Botanic Garden ................................................................................................. 32
Mark Schuesler, Tarrant County    Saturday: ―A Quick, Easy, Economical, and Effective Test for Plant Viruses,‖ Mike Tiffany,
    College - Northwest                Agdia, Inc. ...............................................................................................................................................



2005 / Austin
Convention Registration:



2006 / Houston
Convention Registration:



2007 / Dallas
Convention Registration




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                                TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                        INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                  Program Topic / Speaker                                                                           Attendance

2006 / Houston                    Friday: ―Internationalizing the Curriculum: Model and Resources,‖ Susan Cummings, International
Convention Registration: 2327          Education Coordinator, Lee College ................................................................................................... 14
C. Sue Poor, Wharton County       Saturday: ―Fulbright Opportunities: Fellowships and Grants,‖ Bruce Kieler, Grant Writer and
     Junior College                    Fulbright Scholar, Wharton County Junior College ............................................................................ 22



2007 / Austin
Convention Registration:
Susam Cummings, Lee College




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                                    TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                      Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                            INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DIRECTORS SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                          Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                      Attendance

1996 / Houston                        Friday: ―Distance Learning: Instructional Proficiencies and Technological Needs,‖
Convention Registration: 3,005             Maria Mouzes, Coordinator, Distance Learning Certification Program, Texas A&M
Charles W. (Bill) Bane, McLennan           University ............................................................................................................................................ 38
    Community College
                                      Saturday: Beware of Technology,‖ Tim Gottleber, Professor of Computer Information Processing,
                                           North Lake College ............................................................................................................................. 14



1997 / Austin                         Friday: ―Multimedia/Distance Education Classroom Presentations: Software, Hardware, Support
Convention Registration: 3,380             Staff,‖ Greta B. Hecker, Coordinator of Video Productions, Texas State Technical
Charles W. (Bill ) Bane, McLennan          College–Waco .........................................................................................................................................
    Community College
                                      Saturday: ―Distance Education Issues: Barriers and Implementation,‖ Dixon Bailey, Director of
                                           Economic Development and Industrial Training, Texas State Technical College–Sweetwater ...............



1998 / Dallas                         Friday: ―The Distance Learning Classroom,‖ Greta Hecker, Coordinator of Video Productions,
Convention Registration: 3,180             TSTC–Waco ........................................................................................................................................ 35
Charles W. (Bill) Bane, McLennan
    Community College                 Saturday: ―The Paperless Office: Document Imaging in Administrative Offices,‖ Janie Neighbors,
                                           Registrar and Director of Admissions, North Central Texas College .................................................... 5




1999 / Houston                        Friday: ―Distance Learning Techniques That Can Be Used Effectively in the Classroom,‖ Greta
Convention Registration: 3,250             Hecker, Coordinator of Video Productions, Texas State Technical College–Waco ............................ 45
Charles W. (Bill) Bane, McLennan
    Community College                 Saturday: ―Using Institutional Research and Instructional Evaluations to Become More Effective
                                           in the Classroom,‖ Paul Illich, Senior Director of Institutional Effectiveness, McLennan
                                           Community College ............................................................................................................................. 10




2000 / Austin                         Friday: ―Collaborative Administration: Web Support with Little Staff,‖ David R. Hoyt, Chief
Convention Registration: 3,030             Informations Systems Officer, Collin County Community College District ........................................ 20
David R. Hoyt, Collin County               Texas Association of Community College Chief Information Officers Business Meeting .................... 3
    Community College District
                                      Saturday: ―Update on Windows 2000,‖ Douglas Mazina, Senior Technology Specialist,
                                           Microsoft Corporation ......................................................................................................................... 13




2001 / Dallas                         Friday: ―Creating Dynamic Lessons Using Voice and Video,‖ Dave Perry, Solutions Architect,
Convention Registration: 2,867             3Com, Inc. ........................................................................................................................................... 19
Dennis Sever, Midland College               ―Tools for the Classroom: LAN Phones and Mobile Classrooms,‖ Emile Imberman, Network
                                           Consultant, 3Com, Inc. ........................................................................................................................ 13

                                      Saturday: ―Preparing Students for Careers in the Technology Industry,‖ Ken Wiginton,
                                           Education Specialist, 3Com, Inc. ......................................................................................................... 17

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2002 / Houston                          Friday: ―Wireless WAN (PZP and Roaming) for Campuses,‖ Russell V. Buras, President,
Convention Registration: 2,753               COO and Co-Founder, DATACentric Broadband ............................................................................... 18
Dennis Sever, Midland College                ―Network Security Issues,‖ Larry Leibrock, Associate Dean for Technology, College and
                                             Graduate School of Business, the University of Texas ........................................................................ 15

                                        Saturday: ―Information Technology Issues Surrounding the Anti-Terrorism Act and the National
                                             Infrastructure Protection Center,‖ Jeff Binney, Agent and NIPC Manager, Federal Bureau of
                                             Investigation ........................................................................................................................................ 20



2003 / Austin                           Friday: ―Planning for Today‘s Wireless Enterprise,‖ Bill Lawless, Manager, Telecommunications
Convention Registration: 2,113               and Projects, Key Energy Services ..........................................................................................................
Dennis Sever, Midland College                ―Security for Today‘s Wireless Enterprise,‖ Bill Lawless .......................................................................
                                        Saturday: ―Adobe Site License and the Contractual Licensing Program,‖ Tom Dent, Education
                                             Manager and Trainer, Adobe Corporation ...............................................................................................




2004 / Fort Worth                       Friday: ―The Adobe Licensing Plan‖ and ―Acrobat Forms and Business Practices,‖ Tom Dent,
Convention Registration: 2,233               Education Sales Representative, Adobe Systems, Inc. ........................................................................ 12
David Wissore, Tarrant County College        ―Innovations in Campus Commerce Applications,‖ Brian T. Allan, Vice President, Central
                                             Region, Informed Decisions Corp. Reception will follow, hosted by Informed Decisions. .................. 2
                                        Saturday: Business Meeting ............................................................................................................................



2005 / Austin                           Friday: "Acrobat Case Study Showcase: How Trinity Valley Community College is Using Acrobat
Convention Registration: 2,284               to Streamline Their Business Process," Tom Dent, Education Sales Representative, Adobe
Robert Sloger, Amarillo College              Systems, Inc. .......................................................................................................................................... 4
                                             "CASHNet: Interface Integration Simplifed!" Bob Danielson, Vice President of Sales and
                                             Marketing, and Mark Tancil, Director of Information Technology, CASHNet ..................................... 8
                                             "LEARN's Broadband Network: Funding the Last Mile," Mickey Slimp, Executive Director,
                                             Northeast Texas Network (NetNet) ....................................................................................................... 8



2006 / Houston
Convention Registration:
Robert Sloger, Amarillo College



2007 / Austin                           Friday: ―The Money Hunt: Perfectly Legal Ideas for Funding Educational Learning Experiences
Convention Registration: 2314                Abroad,‖ Linda Bryan, International Center Director and Professor of English, Tomball
Sue Cummings, Lee College                    College, and Susan Cummings, International Education Coordinator and Instructor of
                                             Humanities, Lee College..........................................................................................................................
                                        Saturday: ―Best Practices: How to Start an International Center,‖ Linda Bryan ............................................



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration




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                                                       Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                          LIBRARY SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                           Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                       Attendance

1996 / Houston                         Friday: ―Preservation—It‘s Everybody‘s Business: A Discussion of Basic Principles, Practical
Convention Registration: 3,005              Treatments, Workflow, and Supplies for the Smaller Library,‖ Kenneth Lavender, Curator,
Richard G. Heyser, Tarrant County           Rare Book and Texana Collections, University of North Texas .......................................................... 17
    Junior College - South
                                       Saturday: ―Developing Information Literacy in the New Library,‖ Peggy Whitley, Reference
                                            Coordinator, Kingwood College, and Ruth McDonald, Reference Librarian, Tomball College ......... 25




1997 / Austin                          Friday: ―Digital Libraries: Texas State Libraries Electronic Library Services,‖ Lisa DeGruyter,
Convention Registration: 3,380              Manager, Electronic Library Services, Texas State Library
Alan M. Berecka, McLennan                   ―Power Up! Evaluating Information Sources Found Through the Internet and World Wide
    Community College                       Web,‖ Pamela Perry, Reference Librarian, and Julie Todaro, Head Librarian, Austin Community
                                            College................................................................................................................................................. 31

                                       Saturday: ―Create Your Own Web Site Using HTML,‖ Margaret Peloquin, Chief Librarian, Austin
                                            Community College–Riverside Campus .............................................................................................. 33



1998 / Dallas                          Friday: ―Copyright Issues in the Information Age,‖ Ruth M. McDonald, Coordinator of Reference
Convention Registration: 3,180              and Instructional Services, Tomball College ...................................................................................... 30
Melinda Townsel, Austin
    Community College                  Saturday: ―Creating a Partnership for Learning: Collaborating with the Library,‖ Honora Diaz,
                                            Professor of Economics, Kingwood College ....................................................................................... 14




1999 / Houston                         Friday: ―Audio-Visual Development: Where Are We Now?‖ Melinda Townsel, Reference
Convention Registration: 3,250              Librarian, Austin Community College; Ruth McDonald, Reference Librarian, Tomball College;
Peggy J. Whitley, Kingwood College          and Peggy Whitley, Reference Librarian, Kingwood College .................................................................

                                       Saturday: ―Copyright and the Web,‖ George Teoh, Library Chair, Houston Community College ................




2000 / Austin                          Friday: ―Creating CD-ROMs from Scratch: Equipment, Programs, and Know-How,‖ George
Convention Registration: 3,030              Teoh, Houston Community College–Northwest College..................................................................... 18
George M. Teoh, Houston Community
    College                            Saturday: ―Learning Opportunities for Faculty: Electronic Information Literacy,‖ Pamela Perry,
                                            Reference Librarian, Austin Community College ................................................................................ 15




2001 / Dallas                          Friday: ―Introduction to NetLibrary E-Books,‖ Jeff Downing, Manager, A+ Services, Amigos
Convention Registration: 2,867              Library Services ................................................................................................................................... 19
Joe X. Shaughnessy, Hill College
                                       Saturday: ―New SACS Guidelines for Libraries: Initial Reactions,‖ David Drake, Director, Library
                                            Services, South Plains College ............................................................................................................ 12




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2002 / Houston                       Friday: ―Designing an Information Literacy Program that Works,‖ Alice Fulbright,
Convention Registration: 2,753            Instructional Services Librarian, Richland College ............................................................................. 19
Linda Wells, McLennan Community
    College                          Saturday: ―Bridging the Gaps: Improving Library Support for the Distance Learner,‖ Maryhelen
                                          Jones, Director of Library Services for Distance Education, University of Houston; and
                                          Jonathan Buckstead, Reference Librarian and Adjunct Instructor, Austin Community College ......... 16




2003 / Austin                        Friday: ―Multimedia Magic: Using Digital Cameras, Scanners, and Burning CD-ROMs,‖
Convention Registration: 2,113            George Teoh, Librarian, Houston Community College ....................................................................... 40
George Teoh, Houston Community       Saturday: ―Online Instruction Using BLACKBOARD,‖ Linda Wells, Librarian, McLennan
    College                               Community College ............................................................................................................................. 10




2004 / Fort Worth                    Friday: ―Emerging Technologies: Coping With Change,‖ Florence Mason, Library Management
Convention Registration: 2,233            Consultant, F. Mason and Associates .................................................................................................. 11
Zeny Jett, Panola College            Saturday: ―So You Want Your Handouts to be Available 24/7!‖ Zeny Jett, Director of Library
                                          Services, M.P. Baker Library, Panola College, and Jennie Hance, Regional Manager,
                                          Docutek Information Systems................................................................................................................ 5



2005 / Austin                        Friday: "Grant Proposals: Stay on Top of the Pile," Myra Arrendondo, Special Services Consultant,
Convention Registration: 2,284            Texas State Library and Archives Commission ................................................................................... 13
Sherri S. Baker, Panola College      Saturday: "Continuing Education Credit at Your Desktop," Steve Seale, Special Services
                                          Consultant, Northeast Texas Library System ....................................................................................... 12



2006 / Houston                       Friday: ―To Russia With Love: The People to People Library Ambassador Program,‖ George Teoh,
Convention Registration: 2327             Library Chair, Houston Community College–Northwest .................................................................... 14
George M. Teoh, Houston Community    Saturday: ―Getting a Foot in the Door: Reaching Out to Distance Education Students,‖ Michelle
    College                               Drumm and Barret C. Havens, Public Service Librarians, Houston Community College ................... 10



2007 / Austin                        Friday: ―The Voice of Texas Regionalism—Prairie Time: A Blackland Portrait,‖ Matt White,
Convention Registration: 2314             Instructor of History, Paris Junior College ..............................................................................................
Joe Jackson, Paris Junior College    Saturday: ―Intellectual Property and Academic Freedom in the Two-Year College,‖ Gretchen
                                          McCord Hoffman, Attorney, Fulbright and Jaworski, Austin..................................................................



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
George Teoh, Houston Community
    College; Jon Luckstead, Austin
    Community College–Northridge




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                                 TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                   Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                 MATHEMATICS SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                        Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                         Attendance

1996 / Houston                     Friday: ―Mathematics at a Crossroads,‖ Shoko Brant and Edward Zeidman, Professors of
Convention Registration: 3,005          Mathematics, Essex Community College, Baltimore........................................................................... 92
Irma Bakenhus, San Antonio
     College                       Saturday: ―Catastrophe Theory: Mathematical Modeling in the Physical, Social, and
                                        Behavioral Sciences,‖ Christopher Zeeman, Fellow of the Royal Society and Retired
                                        Principal, Hartford College, Oxford University................................................................................. 101




1997 / Austin                      Friday: ―Tomorrow‘s Textbooks: Print or Electronic?‖ Ronald E. Larson, Professor of
Convention Registration: 3,380          Mathematics, Penn State University at Erie....................................................................................... 114
P. Doug Proffer, Collin County
    Community College–Spring       Saturday: ―Mathematics for the 21st Century,‖ Sheldon P. Gordon, Professor of Mathematics,
    Creek                               Suffolk County Community College, Riverhead, New York ............................................................... 76



1998 / Dallas                      Friday: Panel Discussion: ―Distance Education,‖ Jay Abramson, SCATE Coordinator, Instructor
Convention Registration: 3,180          of Mathematics, Amarillo College; Steven J. Davidson, Instructor of Mathematics, San
Sharon K. Sledge, San Jacinto           Jacinto College–Central Campus; Roger L. Jay, Professor of Mathematics, Tomball College;
    College–Central                     Shirley Thompson, Professor of Mathematics, North Lake College .................................................... 88

                                   Saturday: ―An Elements of Statistics Class Investigates the Texas Lottery Commission,‖ Gerald
                                        Busald, Professor of Mathematics, San Antonio College .................................................................... 38



1999 / Houston                     Friday: ―Towards Responsible Reformism: Proponents from Both Ends of the Spectrum,‖
Convention Registration: 3,250          Chris Bolt, Professor of Mathematics, Eastfield College; David Sanchez, Professor of
Judy B. Matlock, Collin County          Mathematics, San Antonio College; Kichoon Yang, Chair, Mathematics Department,
    Community College–Spring            The University of Texas–Pan American; William Waller, Professor of Mathematics,
    Creek                               University of Houston; and Susan Geller, Professor of Mathematics, Texas A&M
                                        University, moderator ........................................................................................................................ 104

                                   Saturday: ―The Role of the Community College in the Mathematics Preparation of Teachers,‖
                                        Mary Hannigan, Professor of Mathematics, Austin Community College; Jamie Whitehead
                                        Ashby, Instructor of Mathematics, Texarkana College; Margaret Crider, Instructor of
                                        Mathematics, Tomball College; Jim Polito, Instructor of Mathematics, North Harris College;
                                        Marilyn Mays, Professor of Mathematics, North Lake College; David Molina, Associate
                                        Director, Charles A. Dana Center, The University of Texas at Austin, moderator .............................. 46




2000 / Austin                      Friday: ―Interactive Software: Its Use in Enhancing Mathematics and Science Instruction,‖
Convention Registration: 3,030          Danny Gremillion, Product Marketing Manager, TI Interactive Software, Texas Instruments,
Anna Maria Mendiola, Laredo             Inc. ....................................................................................................................................................... 99
    Community College
                                   Saturday: ―We Now Know What Makes Students Successful in College,‖ Omar S. Lopez, Program
                                        Director, Center for College Readiness, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ...................... 59



2001 / Dallas                      Friday: ―Casio A22 Computer Extender and Maple for Windows CE,‖ Susan Bendele, Education

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Convention Registration: 2,867          Support Specialist, Casio, Inc., and Sultan Saini, Technical Advisor, Services Group,
Mark R. Dillman, Navarro                Waterloo Maple, Inc. ........................................................................................................................... 61
    College
                                 Saturday: ―Motivation for Mathematics: The Service Learning Option,‖ William D. Stark, Assistant
                                      Professor of Mathematics, Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, Maryland ........................... 53




2002 / Houston                   Friday: NOTE: The following sessions are combined meetings of the TCCTA Mathematics
Convention Registration: 2,753        Section and TexMATYC.
Roy N. Tucker, Palo Alto               ―Partnerships to Address Critical Shortages in Math and Science Careers,‖ Marie Dalton,
    College                           Executive Vice President, Aerospace Adademy for Engineering and Teacher Education ................... 78
                                       ―NASA Johnson Space Center: Exploring Educational and Career Opportunities,‖ Linda
                                      Smith, Program Coordinator, Texas Aerospace Scholars Community College Program, and
                                      Duane Ross, Manager, Astronaut Candidate Selection and Training, Johnson Space Center,
                                      NASA
                                      Breakout Session I: ―Formula for Reform: Curriculum, Communication, and Courage,‖
                                      Marilyn Mays, Mathematics Program Coordinator; Shirley Thompson, Faculty Coordinator;
                                      and Robert Agnew, Division Dean, North Lake College
                                      Breakout Session II: ―Generating Randomized Tests with MAPLE,‖ Otto Wilke, Chair,
                                      Department of Mathematics, TSTC-Waco
                                      Breakout Session I: ―The Math Super Block,‖ Jim Polito, Professor of Mathematics, North
                                      Harris College
                                      Breakout Session II: ―It Takes a Woman…,‖ Joanne Peeples, Professor of Mathematics,
                                      El Paso Community College ................................................................................................................ 80

                                 Saturday: ―A Classification of Quadric Surfaces and Corresponding Critical Points Reinforced
                                      by Implementing the TI-89 and/or TI-92 Graphing Calculator,‖ Antonio F. Castillo,
                                      Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Palo Alto College ...................................................................... 38
                                       ―Making Applications Come Alive,‖ Pat McKeague, XYZ Textbooks, San Luis Obispo,
                                      California ............................................................................................................................................ 57



2003 / Austin                    Friday: NOTE: The following sessions are combined meetings of the TCCTA Mathematics
Convention Registration: 2,113        Section and TexMATYC.
Roger L. Jay, Tomball College         ―Math History: Beauty and Order in Numbers and Geometry,‖ Chip Galloway,
                                      Professor of Mathematics, Collin County Community College ........................................................... 80
                                      ―A Few Interesting Problems with Unique Twists (Most Requiring Only Algebra Skills),‖
                                      Dick Aufmann, Professor of Mathematics, Palomar College, San Marcos, California ........................ 75
                                      TexMATYC Meeting
                                      ―They Starred in the Lone Star State (a Fun Look at Baseball Statistics of Texas Stars),‖
                                      Steve Krevisky, Professor of Mathematics, Middlesex Community College, Middletown,
                                      Connecticut
                                      ―A Practical Look at Some Concepts of Infinity,‖ Will Schrank, Instructor of Mathematics,
                                      Angelina College ................................................................................................................................. 65
                                      ―Thinking of Teaching Online? Don‘t Reinvent the Wheel,‖ Irene Doo, Chair, Professional
                                      Development Subcommittee, AMATYC Distance Learning Committee, Austin Community
                                      College
                                      ―The Pythagorean Theorem Applied to Integral Facets of 3-D Right Simplexes,‖ John Edgell,
                                      Professor of Mathematics and Mathematics Education, Southwest Texas State University ................ 50
                                 Saturday: ―Teaching and Writing with Maplets,‖ Philip B. Yasskin, Associate Professor of
                                      Mathematics, Texas A&M University ................................................................................................. 40
                                      ―Using an Online Digitizer to Connect with College Algebra and Precalculus Students,‖
                                      Don Allen, Professor of Mathematics, Texas A&M University .......................................................... 35



2004 / Fort Worth
Convention Registration:



2005 / Austin                    Friday: NOTE: The following sessions are combined meetings of the TCCTA Mathematics
Convention Registration: 2,284   Section and TexMATYC.
                                                                                                                                                                                                   76
Kristin Stoley, Blinn College        Mathematics Section meeting and "Using Group Activities for Comparison of Methods
                                     in Calculus," Molly O'Neill, Professor of Mathematics, Daytona Beach Community College,
                                     Florida ................................................................................................................................................. 87
                                     "High School, Community College, and University Mathematics Courses: Discrete and
                                     Isolated or Avenues for Collaboration?" Susan Hudson Hull, Mathematics Director, Charles
                                     A. Dana Center, University of Texas at Austin .................................................................................... 45
                                     TexMATYC Official Meeting ............................................................................................................. 69
                                     Breakout Session I: "Perspectives on Mathematics in Art History," James (Chip) Galloway,
                                     Instructor of Mathematics, Collin County Community College .......................................................... 88
                                     Breakout Session II: "Hook-em Horns! History and Statistics on Texas Football," Steve
                                     Krevisky, Professor of Mathematics, Middlesex Community College, Middletown,
                                     Connecticut .......................................................................................................................................... 45
                                     Breakout Session I: "Lies My Graphing Calculator Told Me," Ron Larson, Professor of
                                     Mathematics, Pennsylvania State University at Erie............................................................................ 37
                                     Breakout Session II: "Unorthodox Alternatives on Teaching Mathematics," Irie Glajar,
                                     Professor of Mathematics, Austin Community College ..........................................................................
                                     Breakout Session I: "Using Clickers in a Beginning Algebra Class," Angela Lawrenz,
                                     Instructor of Mathematics, Blinn College, Bryan Campus ......................................................................
                                     Breakout Session II: "Edges are of Fundamental Importance," John J. Edgell, Jr., Professor
                                     of Mathematics and Mathematics Education, Texas State University .....................................................
                                     Breakout Session I: "The New Mexico Math Reform Project," Dr. Bill Pletsch, Professor
                                     of Mathematics, Albuquerque Technical-Vocational Institute ................................................................
                                     Breakout Session II: "Issues in Teaching Calculus," Ben Brink, Instructor of Mathematics,
                                     Wharton County Junior College ..............................................................................................................
                                Saturday: "Math in Color!" Paula Wilhite, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Texas A&M
                                     University-Texarkana and Northeast Texas Community College
                                     "Determining the Value of a Stock Option," Bruce Lowe, Associate Professor of Mathematics,
                                     Texas A&M University-College Station .............................................................................................. 58



2006 / Houston                  Friday: Mathematics Section Business Meeting and ―Humor in Mathematics: An Effective Teaching
Convention Registration; 2327        Tool,‖ John Coburn, Professor of Mathematics, St. Louis Community College at Florissant
Teresa Smith, Blinn College          Valley
                                      ―Quantitative Literacy: A Science Literacy Perspective,‖ George ―Pinky‖ Nelson, Director
                                     of Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education, Western Washington University
                                     TexMATYC Official Meeting
                                      ―Active Learning in the Mathematics Classroom,‖ Shirley Thompson, Mathematics
                                     Coordinator and Instructor, North Lake College
                                     Breakout Session I: ―A Quadratic Project for All Levels—Algebra through Calculus II,‖ Kristin
                                     Stoley, Instructor of Mathematics, Blinn College
                                     Breakout Session II: ―Astros in Flight! History and Statistics on the Houston Astros!‖ Steve
                                     Krevisky, Professor of Mathematics, Middlesex Community College, Massachusetts
                                     Breakout Session III: ―Bright Ideas to Retain Math Students,‖ Michael Holtfrerich, Professor
                                     and Chair, Department of Mathematics, Glendale Community College
                                     Breakout Session I: ―Achieving the Dream by Opening the Gate to Student Success,‖ Mary Kay
                                     Best, Chair of Mathematics and Physics, Coastal Bend College
                                     Breakout Session II: ―A Personal Mission Statement,‖ Sandra Villas, Instructor of
                                     Developmental Mathematics, South Texas College, Mid Valley Campus
                                     Breakout Session III: ―Applications of the Coefficients of [(x^m - 1)/(x-1)]^n,‖ John Edgell,
                                     Professor of Mathematics and Mathematics Education, Texas State University, San Marcos
                                     ―Integrals of Products ARE Products of Integrals!‖ William Heierman, Instructor of
                                     Mathematics, Wharton County Junior College .................................................................................... 94
                                Saturday: Mathematics Section Meeting and ―Mayan Exploration into Mathematics,‖ Andra
                                     Buxkemper, Instructor of Mathematics, Blinn College–Bryan Campus
                                     ―Slope Fields and Calculus,‖ Ron Larson, Professor of Mathematics, Pennsylvania State
                                     University at Erie ................................................................................................................................. 48



2007 / Austin                   Friday: ―Visualization of a Second Degree Polynomial (Parabola) That Intersects Three Distinct R
Convention Registration: 2314        Points in the Descartes Plane (Quadratic Interpolation),‖ Antonio F. Castillo, Professor of
Roy Tucker, Palo Alto College        Mathematics, Palo Alto College
                                     ―Crafting Creative Thinkers,‖ Edward Burger, Professor and Chair of Mathematics, Williams
                                     College, Williamstown, Massachusetts
                                     TexMATYC Official Meeting
                                     ―Base 2? Where Did It Come From?‖ Joanne Peeples, Professer of Mathematics, El Paso
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                                      Community College
                                      Breakout Session I:
                                      ―Active Student Learning: Why and How?‖ Richelle Blair, Professor of Mathematics,
                                      Lakeland Community College, Concord, Ohio
                                      Breakout Session II:
                                      ―Fun With Functions,‖ Ron Larson, Professor of Mathematics, Pennsylvania State University
                                      Breakout Session I:
                                      ―Make it Real: Using Technology to Model Real World Data,‖ Frank Wilson, Professor of
                                      Mathematics, Chandler-Gilbert Community College, Mesa, Arizona
                                      Breakout Session II:
                                      ―Emily‘s Webs and Polygonal Numbers,‖ John Edgell, Professor of Mathematics Education,
                                      Texas State University, San Marcos
                                      Breakout Session I:
                                      ―How Can a Digital Immigrant Teach Digital Natives? By Embracing Technology,‖ Susan Fife,
                                      Professor of Mathematics, Houston Community College
                                      Breakout Session II:
                                      ―Finally! Factoring Made Easy!‖ Marisol Montemayor, Professor of Mathematics, Houston
                                      Community College
                                      Saturday: ―Increasing Student Success in Mathematics,‖ Elayn Martin-Gay, Professor of
                                      Mathematics, University of New Orleans
                                      ―College Algebra Across Texas: Survey Results,‖ Don Allen, Professor of Mathematics,
                                      Texas A&M University, Linda Zientek, Instructor of Mathematics, Blinn College, and Mel
                                      Griffin, Senior Lecturer, Texas A&M University



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Phil Anderson, South Plains College




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                                                                             MUSIC SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                           Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

2003 / Austin                          Friday: ―The General Education Core and the Field of Study Curriculum,‖ Julie Leidig,
Convention Registration: 2,113              Director of Instructional Programs, Division of Community and Technical Colleges,
James L. Lee, Coastal Bend College          Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ........................................................................................ 7
                                            ―A Sixty Minute Course in Leadership for the Musician, Teacher, or Administrator,‖ Kenneth
                                            Raessler, Professor Emeritus and Director, School of Music, Texas Christian University .................... 3
                                       Saturday: ―Current Bills in the Legislature that Affect the Arts in Education,‖ Bill Haley, Lobbyist,
                                            Austin .................................................................................................................................................... 2


2004 / Fort Worth                      Friday: Mathematics Section meeting and ―Curve Fitting Can Rejuvenate Algebra,‖ Jay Lehmann,
Convention Registration: 2,233              Associate Professor of Mathematics, College of San Mateo, California
Linda Zientek, Blinn College                ―The Role of Two-Year Colleges in Mathematics Reform,‖ P. Uri Treisman, Professor of
                                            Mathematics and Director, Charles A. Dana Center, University of Texas at Austin ........................... 90
                                            TexMATYC Board Meeting
                                            TexMATYC Official Meeting and ―Introduction to Heronian Simplexes,‖ John Edgell,
                                            Professor of Mathematics, Texas State University, San Marcos
                                            Breakout Session I: ―A Cornucopia of Dallas Cowboys Football Statistics,‖ Steve Krevisky,
                                            Professor of Mathematics, Middlesex Community College, Middletown, Connecticut
                                            Breakout Session II: ―Teaching Row-Reduction,‖ Ben Brink, Instructor of Mathematics,
                                            Wharton County Junior College
                                            Breakout Session I: ―Pump Up the Volume with Project Assignments,‖ Jay Lehmann,
                                            Associate Professor of Mathematics, College of San Mateo, California
                                            Breakout Session II: ―Teachers can get an Applet!‖ Raul Aparicio, Instructor of Mathematics,
                                            Blinn College, Brenham Campus ........................................................................................................ 45
                                       Saturday: Mathematics Section meeting and ―Student Understanding of Integer Exponents,‖ Peg
                                            Crider, Chair, Department of Mathematics, Tomball College
                                            ―Geometry and Honeybees,‖ Barbara Shipman, Assistant Professor of Mathematics,
                                            University of Texas at Arlington ......................................................................................................... 51



2005 / Austin
Convention Registration:
Kristin Stoley, Blinn College




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                                                           OFFICE TECHNOLOGY SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                       Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                      Attendance

1996 / Houston                     Friday: ―Telecommunications and the Internet,‖ Julie McMahon, Professor of Computer Informa-
Convention Registration: 3,005          tion Systems, University of Houston–University Park Campus........................................................... 50
Joyce L. White, College of
    the Mainland                   Saturday: ―Connecting Content to Context,‖ Jan Johnson, Instructional Design Manager, EMC
                                        Paradigm Publishing............................................................................................................................ 20



1997 / Austin                      Friday: ―Considerations in Developing a Multimedia Program,‖ Kay Pallavicini, Program
Convention Registration: 3,380          Coordinator, Multimedia Development, and Sue Mahoney, Instructor of Multimedia and
Patricia B. Dennis, South               Desktop Publishing, North Harris College .......................................................................................... 60
     Plains College
                                   Saturday: ―Microsoft Office ‘97 and Corel WordPerfect: Understanding the Genesis of the Golden
                                        Age of Software Suite Products,‖ Joseph W. Habraken, Developmental Editor, EMC/Paradigm
                                        Publishing ............................................................................................................................................ 55



1998 / Dallas                      Friday: ―Microsoft Word 97 and WordPerfect 8—How Do They Compare?‖ Nita H. Rutkosky,
Convention Registration: 3,180          Instructor of Office Technology, Pierce College, Puyallup, Washington ............................................ 69
Deloris M. Nsonamoah, Houston           ―Using the Power of Technology in Keyboarding,‖ Arlene Rice, Professor of Office
    Community College-Central           Administration, Los Angeles City College .......................................................................................... 50
    College
                                   Saturday: ―Microsoft Office Professional 97: Powerhouse of Productivity,‖ Nita H. Rutkosky,
                                        Instructor of Office Technology, Pierce College, Puyallup, Washington ............................................ 54




1999 / Houston                     Friday: ―The Information Technology Age and Its Impact on Office Systems Curriculum,‖ Rosemary Convention
Registration: 3,250                     Fruehling, President, College Division, EMC Paradigm ..................................................................... 55
S. Joann Snider, Western Texas
     College                       Saturday: ―Introduction to Computers: Unveiling the Textbook of the Future and the Instructional
                                        Power of Technology,‖ Theresa Taggart, Technology Specialist, Glencoe/McGraw-Hill
                                        Publishers ............................................................................................................................................ 31




2000 / Austin                      Friday: ―What‘s New in Office 2000?‖ Meredith Flynn, Author ............................................................... 55
Convention Registration: 3,030
S. Joann Snider, Western Texas     Saturday: ―On-Line Courses,‖ Gary Shelley, Author ................................................................................. 30
     College




2001 / Dallas                      Friday: ―Keyboarding at at Distance,‖ Jack E. Johnson, Interim Dean, Richards College of
Convention Registration: 2,867          Business, State University of West Georgia ........................................................................................ 65
JoAnn Snider, Western Texas
    College                        Saturday: ―Teaching Web-Based Courses: Inspiring Active Learning,‖ Robert Galvin and Jan
                                        Johnson, Authors ................................................................................................................................. 50




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2002 / Houston                            Friday: ―Windows and Office XP Features,‖ Denise Seguin, Acting Chair, Information
Convention Registration: 2,753                 Technology, Fanshawe College of Applied Arts and Technology, London, Ontario .......................... 65
Elizabeth Cheatham, Central
     Texas College                        Saturday: ―Teaching Methodologies Using Microsoft Office XP,‖ Sharon Fisher-Larson, Professor
                                               Emeritus, Office Administration and Technology, Elgin Community College, Elgin, Illinois ............ 18



2003 / Austin                             Friday: ―SimNet: The Latest and Greatest in MOUS and MS Office XP Assessment and
Convention Registration: 2,113                 Tutoring,‖ Tony Weber, National Technology Consultant, Glencoe/McGraw-Hill ............................ 30
Elizabeth Cheatham, Central               Saturday: ―Microsoft Office Tips and Tricks,‖ Lloyd Brooks, Professor, Management Information
     Texas College                             Systems, University of Memphis ......................................................................................................... 36



2004 / Fort Worth                         Friday: ―Integrating Assessment Tools and Tutorials in Your Computer Concepts and
Convention Registration: 2,233                 Applications Courses,‖ Robert Galvin, Vice President, EMC/Pardigm College Division .................. 44
Elizabeth Cheatham, Central               Saturday: ―Tools for Teaching Online,‖ Anne Fry, Regional CIT Specialist, McGraw Hill
     Texas College                             Technology .......................................................................................................................................... 27



2005 / Austin                             Friday: "Soft Skills: Telling Your Story," Susie VanHuss, Executive Director of Foundations,
Convention Registration: 2,284                 University of South Carolina
Elizabeth Cheatham, Central                    This is a joint meeting with the Computer Information Technology Section.
     Texas College                             "The Texas Shootout: Assessment and Training Software for Microsoft Office 2003,"
                                               Bill Bayer, Director of New Media Strategies, McGraw-Hill Technology Education, Matt
                                               Denham, Director of Sales Programs, Computing and Information Technology Division,
                                               Pearson Prentice Hall Publishing, Beverly Fite, Professor of Computer Information Science,
                                               Amarillo College, and David Gibson, Technology Consultant, Course Technology ........................... 42
                                          Saturday: "Increasing Enrollment Through Daily Flex Entry," Linda Thompson and Mary Jane
                                               Tobaben, Instructors of Office Systems Technology, Collin County Community College ................. 19



2006 / Houston                            Friday: ―Paradigm‘s New Web-Based Keyboarding: It‘s a Snap!‖ Robert Galvin, National Sales
Convention Registration: 2327                  Manager, EMC/Paradigm Publishing .................................................................................................. 26
Elizabeth Cheatham, Central               Saturday: ―Going Medical?‖ Nina Thierer, Instructor of Medical Terminology, Ivy Tech State
     Texas College                             College, Fort Wayne, Indiana .............................................................................................................. 16



2007 / Austin                             Friday: ―What‘s New for Office 2007 and Keyboarding,‖ Susie H. VanHuss, Author, and Jane
Convention Registration: 2314                  Phelan, Acquisitions Editor, Thomson South-Western ....................................................................... 48
Genevieve Allison, San Antonio College;   Saturday: ―Digital Publishing: Designing Creatively,‖ Karen Bean, Instructor of Information
Elizabeth Cheatham, Central Texas              Management, Blinn College ................................................................................................................ 33
     College



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Genevieve Allison & Murat Tas, San
    Antonio College




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                                                                       PHILOSOPHY SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                           Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                       Attendance

1996 / Houston                         Friday: ―The American Dream and Moral Values: Issues and Concerns in the Election of 1996,‖
Convention Registration: 3,005              Bernard J. Mahoney, Instructor of Philosophy, David M. Wilcox, Instructor of History,
Bernard J. Mahoney, Houston                 Janice Greco, Instructor of Psychology, and Leslie West, Instructor of English, Houston
    Community College                       Community College ............................................................................................................................. 50

                                       Saturday: ―Writing Our Own Introduction to Philosophy Text,‖ Hap Lyda, Professor of
                                            Philosophy and Religion, Tarrant County Junior College–South Campus ............................................ 4



1997 / Austin                          Friday: ―Critical Thinking and Ethics,‖ Danney Ursery, Associate Professor of Philosophy,
Convention Registration: 3,380              St. Edward‘s University ....................................................................................................................... 30
Rex C. Peebles, Austin Community
    College                            Saturday: ―Philosophy as an Essential College Subject,‖ Robert Solomon, Quincy Lee Centennial
                                            Professor of Philosophy, The University of Texas at Austin ............................................................... 14



1998 / Dallas                          Friday: ―Can We Get Along? A Review of Five Books on Race Relations,‖ Jana Flowers, Instructor
Convention Registration: 3,180              of Psychology; Rachael Barber, Instructor of ESL; and Scott Shepherd, Instructor of English,
Sidney Chapman, Richland                    Richland College; Elva Allie, Dean of Instruction, Tarrant County Junior College–Northwest
    College                                 Campus; James Kirk, Instructor of Philosophy, Collin County Community College; Sid
                                            Chapman, Instructor of Philosophy, Richland College, Moderator ..................................................... 29

                                       Saturday: Roundtable Discussion: ―Distance Learning: Prospects, Possibilities, and Problems for
                                            Teaching Philosophy‖............................................................................................................................ 7




1999 / Houston                         Friday: ―Faith and Reason: Friends or Enemies? A Discussion of the Relation Between Science
Convention Registration: 3,250              and Religion,‖ Marjorie Nash, Professor of Philosophy, University of Houston; Bernard J.
Bernard J. Mahoney, Houston                 Mahoney, Professor of Philosophy, Houston Community College–Northwest College; and
    Community College                       Susan Goll, Houston Community College–Southwest College, moderator ......................................... 62

                                       Saturday: ―Critical Thinking Across the Curriculum: Computer Application in the Instruction of
                                            Philosophy‖ Abdura Rahman, Instructor of Clinical Nursing, Prairie View A&M College of
                                            Nursing, and Marjorie Nash ................................................................................................................ 11




2000 / Austin                          Friday: ―Wisdom, Knowledge, and Information: Making Moral Judgments in the Information
Convention Registration: 3,030              Age,‖ David L. Hildebrand, Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin ...............................
Susan Goll, Houston Community
    College–Southwest Campus           Saturday: ―Integrating Web Technologies into the Philosophy Curriculum,‖ Susan Goll,
                                            Professor of Philosophy, Houston Community College–Southwest College ..........................................




2001 / Dallas                          Friday: ―Quantum Mechanics Explained: How Those Elusive Electrons Affect You, Your World,
Convention Registration: 2,867              and Your Immortality,‖ Rayford L. Ball, Professor of Physics, Tarrant County College–South
Hap Lyda, Tarrant County College –          Campus ....................................................................................................................................................
    South

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Sidney Chapman, Richland College   Saturday: ―How Do You Possibly Teach Introduction to Philosophy?‖ Roundtable Discussion,
                                        Hap Lyda, Moderator ..............................................................................................................................




2002 / Houston                     Friday: ―The Theory and Practice of Obligation to Future Generations: The Theory,‖ Rex C.
Convention Registration: 2,752          Peebles, Dean, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Austin Community College .........................................
Matthew Daude, Austin Community
    College – Rio Grande           Saturday: ―The Theory and Practice of Obligation to Future Generations: The Practice,‖ Rex C.
                                        Peebles .....................................................................................................................................................



2003 / Austin                      Friday: ―The Value of Philosophy,‖ Robert C. Solomon, Quincy Lee Centennial Professor of
Convention Registration: 2,113          Business and Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin..................................................................... 21
Sidney Chapman, Richland College   Saturday: ―Teaching Business Ethics: Procedures and Problems,‖ Cooper Henson, Systems
                                        Analyst, University of Texas at Austin ................................................................................................ 11



2004 / Fort Worth                  Friday: ―What Philosophies Beyond Western Should We Teach?‖ Hap Lyda, Professor of
Convention Registration: 2,233          Philosophy, Tarrant County College–South Campus .......................................................................... 20
Hap Lyda, Tarrant County           Saturday: ―How Do We Integrate Non-Western Philosophies into Our Courses?‖ Hap Lyda .................... 10
    College–South



2005 / Austin                      Friday: "Can Virtue Be Taught? An Aristotelian Reappraisal," Matthew Daude Laurents, Chair,
Convention Registration: 2,284          Department of Philosophy, Humanities, and Religion, and Rex C. Peebles, Dean, Social and
Rex C. Peebles, Austin Community        Behavioral Sciences, Austin Community College ............................................................................... 35
    College-Rio Grande             Saturday: "Enriching Ethical Discourse on Campus: A Not-So-Modest Proposal," Matthew Daude
                                        Laurents and Kitty Henderson, Director, Ethics Resource Center, Austin Community College ......... 15



2006 / Houston                     Friday: ―The Philosophy Classroom: Promoting Critical Thinking Skills,‖ Matthew Daude Laurents,
Convention Registration: 2327           Chair, Department of Philosophy, Religion, Humanities, and Women‘s Studies, Austin
Rex C. Peebles, Austin Community        Community College ............................................................................................................................. 18
    College                        Saturday: ―Utilitarianism: Does It Add Up?‖ Matthew Daude Laurents, and Rex C. Peebles, Vice
                                        President of Instruction, Midland College ........................................................................................... 11



2007 / Austin                      Friday: ―Maxims in East Texas: Teaching Kant in the College Classroom,‖ Madeleine Ross, Instructor
Convention Registration: 2314           of Philosophy, Tyler Junior College
Matthew Daude-Laurents, Austin          ―The Uses and Abuses of Skepticism: Hume and Principled Skepticism,‖ Matthew Daude
    Community College                   Laurents, Professor of Philosophy, Austin Community College
                                   Saturday: ―Roundtable: Philosophy and the Community College,‖ Rex Peebles, Vice President
                                        of Instruction, Midland College, Moderator



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:




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                                                          PHYSICS AND ENGINEERING SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                           Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                    Attendance

1996 / Houston                          Friday: ―Demonstration of Phenomena in Physical Optics Using Everyday Objects,‖ Eugene
Convention Registration: 3,005               Hecht, Professor of Physics, Adelphi University ................................................................................. 23
Jess T. Dowdy, Northeast
     Texas Community College            Saturday: ―The Changing Role of the Two-Year College in the United States Physics
                                             Community,‖ Mary Beth Todd Monroe, Instructor of Physics, Southwest Texas
                                             Junior College...................................................................................................................................... 13




1997 / Austin                           Friday: Tour of the Atomic and Molecular Physics Laboratory at The University of Texas at Austin
Convention Registration: 3,380               ―Interaction of Molecules with Solid Surfaces,‖ Gregg Sitz, Professor of Physics, The University
Jeffrey B. Watson, Navarro College           of Texas at Austin ................................................................................................................................ 22

                                        Saturday: ―Industry-Education Partnerships,‖ Mike Kukuk, Training Foreman, Sterling
                                             Chemical Corporation............................................................................................................................ 7



1998 / Dallas                           Friday: ―Using ‗CASTLE‘ to Teach Electricity,‖ Marvin Nelson, Professor of Physics, Green
Convention Registration: 3,180               River Community College, Auburn, Washington ................................................................................ 30
Mary Beth Monroe, Southwest Texas
    Junior College                      Saturday: ―‗Powerful Ideas in Physical Science‘: A Program of the American Association of
                                             Physics Teachers,‖ Donald F. Kirwan, Professor of Physics, Louisiana State University ................... 25




1999 / Houston                          Friday: ―International Space Station Operations,‖ Chirold D. Epp, Operations Manager,
Convention Registration: 3,250               International Space Station Program, Johnson Space Center .............................................................. 22
Marles L. McCurdy, Tarrant County
    Junior College–Northeast Campus     Saturday: ―Teaching Introductory Astronomy: Tricks of the Trade,‖ Roger A. Freedman, Lecturer
                                             in Physics, University of California at Santa Barbara .......................................................................... 15



2000 / Austin                           Friday: ―Integrated Math and Physics in Technical Courses,‖ Denise M. Wetli, Instructor of
Convention Registration: 3,030               Physics, and Robert L. Kimball, Chair, Arts and Sciences Division, Wake Tech
Mary Beth Monroe, Southwest                  Community College, Raleigh, North Carolina .........................................................................................
    Texas Junior College                     Continuation of morning session .............................................................................................................

                                        Saturday: ―Relevant Physics for Everyone,‖ Art Hobson, Professor of Physics, University of
                                             Arkansas–Fayetteville ..............................................................................................................................




2001 / Dallas                           Friday: ―Teaching Engineering Physics With Physics Tutorials,‖ Daryl Pedigo, Chair, Department
Convention Registration: 2,867               of Physical Sciences, Austin Community College ............................................................................... 11
Paul Williams, Austin Community              ―NASA‘s Reduced Gravity Student Flights,‖ Donn Sickorez, University Affairs Officer, Johnson
     College                                 Space Center, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and William Moose, Professor
                                             of Physics, San Antonio College ........................................................................................................... 6

                                        Saturday: ―Practical Applications for Physics Education Research for Conceptual Courses,‖
                                             Richard P. Olenick, Chair, Department of Physics, University of Dallas .............................................. 7

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2002 / Houston                          Friday: ―Developments in Curriculum in the SWTSU Physics and Technology Programs,‖
Convention Registration: 2,753               James Crawford, Chair, and David Donnelly, Professor, Department of Physics, Southwest
Mary Beth Monroe, Southwest Texas            Texas State University .............................................................................................................................
    Junior College
                                        Saturday: ―Quantum Optics and Your Physics Program,‖ Thomas O‘Kuma, Instructor of Physics,
                                             Lee College ..............................................................................................................................................




2003 / Austin                           Friday: ―NASA Opportunities for Community College Students in the Aerospace Scholars
Convention Registration: 2,113               and Reduced Gravity Student Flight Opportunities Programs,‖ Linda Smith, Program
Gene Byrd, Lamar State                       Coordinator, Community College Aerospace Scholars, and Deanna Wilmore, Program
    College – Port Arthur                    Coordinator, KC-135 Reduced Gravity Student Flight Opportunities Program, Johnson
                                             Space Center ............................................................................................................................................
                                              ―Collaborative Learning Activities in Introductory Astronomy for Non-Science Majors,
                                             Using Research on Student Understanding as a Guide,‖ Ed Prather, Research Scientist,
                                             Department of Astronomy, University of Arizona ...................................................................................
                                        Saturday: ―A Look at Introductory College Physics in the 21st Century: A Modular College
                                             Curriculum Based on the Learning Cycle and Physics Education Research,‖ Alexander K.
                                             Dickison, Professor of Physics, and Chair, Department of Physical Science, Seminole
                                             Community College, Sanford, Florida .....................................................................................................



2004 / Fort Worth                       Friday: ―Community College Teacher Preparation, Pre-Service, and In-Service in Math, Physics,
Convention Registration: 2,233               and the Sciences,‖ Arthur Schneider, Chair, Division of Sciences and Engineering, Amarillo
Gene Byrd, Lamar State College - Port
    Arthur                              College ........................................................................................................................................................ 12
                                             ―Strategies for Interactive Learning in Astronomy,‖ T.F. Slater, Associate Professor of
                                             Astronomy, and Ed Prather, Assistant Staff Scientist, University of Arizona, and Rhonda
                                             Jones and Michael W. Green, Representatives, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics
                                             and Space Administration .................................................................................................................... 10
                                        Saturday: ―Developing and Using a New Textbook,‖ Alan Giambattista, Senior Lecturer,
                                             Department of Physics, Cornell University .............................................................................................



2005 / Austin                           Friday: "Teaching With an Individual Response Technology," Anne Fry, eLearning Consultant,
Convention Registration: 2,284               McGraw Hill Higher Education ........................................................................................................... 10
Gene Byrd, Lamar State College          Saturday: "TIPERs (Tasks Inspired by Physics Education Research): Their Use in Introductory
    Port Arthur                              Physics," Thomas O'Kuma, Instructor of Physics, Lee College ............................................................. 6



2006 / Houston                          Friday: ―Linking Community Colleges with University Engineering Programs,‖ Denise Martinez,
Convention Registration: 2327                Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Physics, and Engineering, Tarleton State University ................... 6
Otis Byrd, Lamar State College          Saturday: ―Teaching Physics Using Goals and Objectives with Ranking Tasks, Physlets, and Other
     Port Arthur                             Teaching Tools,‖ Otis Byrd, Assistant Professor of Physics, Lamar State College–Port Arthur ........... 4



2007 / Austin                           Friday: ―Modeling and Discourse Management in the Two-Year Physics Classroom,‖ Dwain
Convention Registration: 2314                Desbien, Professor of Physics and Chair, Division of Science and Mathematics, Estrella
Otis Byrd, Lamar State College               Mountain Community College, Phoenix, Arizona ............................................................................... 10
     Port Arthur                        Saturday: ―In the Heat of the Night: Understanding the Cosmos with Infrared Astronomy,‖ Dan
                                             Lester, Research Scientist, McDonald Observatory and Department of Astronomy, University of
                                             Texas at Austin .................................................................................................................................... 10



2008 / Dallas
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Convention Registration:
Otis Byrd, Lamar State College–
     Port Arthur




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                                                                   PSYCHOLOGY SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                        Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                      Attendance

1996 / Houston                      Friday: ―The Future is Now: New Approaches to the Teaching of Psychology,‖ Robert S.
Convention Registration: 3,005           Feldman, Professor of Psychology, University of Massachusetts ........................................................ 60
Dolly L. Saulsbury, Wharton
    County Junior College           Saturday: ―Mindful Teaching in Hostile Times,‖ Jane Halonen, Professor of Behavioral Science,
                                         Alverno College, Milwaukee, Wisconsin ............................................................................................ 40




1997 / Austin                       Friday: ―Developmental and Multicultural Issues as Psychology Enters the 21st Century,‖
Convention Registration: 3,380           Kathleen Stassen Berger, Professor of Psychology, Bronx Community College, City
Saundra Y. Boyd, Houston                 University of New York
    Community College                    ―Deep in the Heart of Psychology: What Are the Key Concepts that Should Be Part of
                                         Every Introductory Psychology Course?‖ Dennis Coon, author ..............................................................

                                    Saturday: ―Let Me Tell You a Story: The Role of Narrative in the Classroom,‖ Josh R. Gerow,
                                         Professor of Psychological Services, Indiana University and Purdue University at Fort Wayne ............



1998 / Dallas                       Friday: ―Using Stories to Teach Psychology,‖ Spencer Rathus, Professor of Psychology,
Convention Registration: 3,180           Montclair College, Upper Montclair, New Jersey ............................................................................... 57
Genevieve D. Stevens, Houston
    Community College-Central       Saturday: ―When Your Favorite Findings Flop—and How You Can Teach About Them Anyway,‖
                                         Carole Wade, Dominican College of San Rafael, California ............................................................... 20



1999 / Houston                      Friday: ―Integrating a Multicultural Perspective into the Teaching of Psychology,‖ Karen H.C.
Convention Registration: 3,250           Huang, Professor of Psychology, Lehigh University ........................................................................... 57
Martha M. Ellis, Collin County           ―Teaching Introductory Psychology and Involving Students in Psychology Club Activities,‖
    Community College–Courtyard          Peggy W. Nash, Senior Professor of Behavioral Sciences, Broward Community College .................. 28

                                    Saturday: ―Using Technology While Teaching Psychology: Possibilities and Pitfalls,‖ Robert
                                         Feldman, Professor of Psychology, University of Massachusetts ........................................................ 41




2000 / Austin                       Friday: ―Toward a Teaching of a Psychology of Tolerance,‖ Spencer Rathus, Professor of
Convention Program: 3,030                Psychology, Montclair State University .............................................................................................. 41
Richard Miller, Navarro College          ―From Astrology to Aliens: Using Pseudoscientific Claims to Motivate Students to Think
                                         Scientifically,‖ Don H. Hockenbury, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Tulsa Community
                                         College, and Sandra F. Hockenbury, author ........................................................................................ 40

                                    Saturday: ―Gender in the Classroom: What and Why We Should Know About Gender,‖ Lester A.
                                         Lefton, Professor of Psychology, George Washington University....................................................... 45




2001 / Dallas                       Friday: ―The Nature of Wisdom,‖ Robert J. Sternberg, Professor of Psychology, Yale
Convention Program: 2,867                University ............................................................................................................................................ 35
Barbara H. Lusk, Collin County           ―Engaged Scholarship: Ways to Initiate and Sustain Service Learning and Learning Community
    Community College–Central             Programs on Campus,‖ John Creech, Professor of Psychology; Deborah White, Professor of
    Park                                  Sociology and Psychology; Barbara Lusk, Professor of Psychology; Tracey Elliott, Professor
                                                                                                                                                                                                      87
                                                                  of Sociology; Gordon O‘Neal, Professor of English; and Sam Tullock, Professor History, Collin
                                                                  County Community College ................................................................................................................ 22

                                                           Saturday: ―The New Positive Psychology in Pursuit of Happiness,‖ David G. Myers, Professor



2002 / Houston                                             Friday: ―Bullies Across the Lifespan: From Babies to Big Men,‖ Kathleen Stassen Berger,
Convention Registration: 2,753                                  Chair, Social Sciences Department, Bronx Community College ....................................................... 120
Deann C. Merchant, Amarillo
    College                                                Saturday: ―Believing Without Evidence: Yielding to Temptation,‖ James W. Kalat, Professor
                                                                of Psychology, North Carolina State University .................................................................................. 33




2003 / Austin                                              Friday: ―The Development of Violent Behavior,‖ Ben Lahey, Professor of Psychiatry,
Convention Registration: 2,113                                  University of Chicago .......................................................................................................................... 74
Shirley Pritchett Clay, Northeast Texas                         ―The Myths of Memory,‖ Jim Nairne, Professor of Psychological Sciences, Purdue
     Community College                                          University ............................................................................................................................................ 78
                                                                ―Pills, Profits, Sex, and Science: The Invention of Female Sexual Dysfunction,‖ Carol
                                                                Tavris, Social Psychologist and Author ............................................................................................... 40
                                                           Saturday: Psi Beta Sponsors and Potential Sponsors Breakfast (hosted by Thomson
                                                                Learning/Wadsworth)
                                                                ―Active Learning with Results!‖ Karen Huffman, Professor of Psychology, Palomar
                                                                College, San Marcos, California .......................................................................................................... 33



2004 / Fort Worth                                          Friday: ―Psychology Live! Drama and Insight in the Classroom,‖ Dennis Coon, Author ........................... 47
Convention Registration: 2,233                                  ―Using Digital Video-Conferencing and Other Web-Based Technology to Enhance Online
Carol Barbay, Lamar State College –                             Learning,‖ Carol Barbay, Associate Professor of Psychology, Lamar State College–Port
    Port Arthur                                                 Arthur, and Irene Doo, Adjunct Instructor of Mathematics, Austin Community College and
                                                                Joliet (Illinois) Junior College ............................................................................................................. 28
                                                           Saturday: Psi Beta Advisors and Potential Advisors Breakfast (sponsored by Wadsworth/Thomson)
                                                                ―Stranger Than Truth: Student Excuses and What To Do About Them,‖ Douglas A. Bernstein,
                                                                Professor of Psychology, University of South Florida and University of Surrey................................. 37



2005 / Austin                            Friday: "Neurobiological Psychology," James W. Kalat, Professor of Psychology, North Carolina
Convention Registration: 2,284                State University ................................................................................................................................... 65
Joyce M. Bateman-Jones, Central               "Forensic Psychology," Randall E. Osborne, Chair, Department of Psychology, Texas State
    Texas College & Jennifer O‘Loughlin- University .................................................................................................................................................... 35
    Brooks, Collin County Community      Psi Beta Psychology National Honor Society Reception: "Engaging in Undergraduate Research,"
    College                                   Collin County Community College Psi Beta Research Group (sponsored by Wadsworth
                                              Publishing Co.) .................................................................................................................................... 27
                                         Saturday: "Teaching Undergraduate Human Sexuality: A Course, a Week, or a Lecture?" Janet Hyde,
                                              Professor of Psychology and Women's Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison ........................... 32



2006 / Houston                                             Friday: ―Being Learning Centered: The Inclusive Classroom,‖ Ellen Pastorino, Developmental
Convention Registration: 2327                                   Psychologist, Orlando, Florida ............................................................................................................ 42
 Carol Barbay, Lamar State College–                             ―Positive Sport Psychology: Enhancing Athletes‘ Well-being and Performance,‖ Ronald
     Port Arthur & Benetha Jackson,                             Smith, Professor of Psychology, University of Washington ................................................................ 19
     Angelina College                                      Saturday: ―Why Students Fail: A Moderated Discussion and Teaching Tip Exchange,‖ Benetha
                                                                Jackson, Instructor of Psychology, Angelina College, and Bich Magdaleno, Adjunct Instructor
                                                                of Psychology, Angelina College, Moderators .................................................................................... 31



2007 / Austin                                              Friday: ―Sleep and Dreaming Research: What‘s New?‖ Don Hockenbury, Assistant Professor of
Convention Registration: 2314                                   Psychology, Tulsa Community College, and Sandra Hockenbury, Adjunct Instructor, Tulsa
Benetha Jackson & Ron Naramore,                                 Community College ............................................................................................................................. 29
   Angelina College                                             ―Using Psychology to Teach Psychology: Classroom Tips for Effective Learning,‖ Jeffery S.
                                                                Nevid, Professor of Psychology, St. John‘s University, New York ..................................................... 30
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                                    Saturday: ―Incorporating High Impact, Low Cost Technology in Teaching: A Beginner‘s Guide,‖
                                         Robert S. Feldman, Professor of Psychology and Associate Dean, College of Social and
                                         Behavioral Sciences, University of Massachusetts at Amherst ............................................................ 25



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Dina Neal, Vernon College & Carol
   Barbay, Lamar State College
   Port Arthur




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                                                                   SOCIOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                                          Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                                        Friday: ―Sociology, Critical Thinking, and Mass Media,‖ Bill Thompson, Professor of Sociology,
Convention Registration: 3,005                             East Texas State University ................................................................................................................. 25
Glenn C. Currier, El Centro
    College                                           Saturday: ―Different Voices: Integrating Race, Class, and Gender in Sociology Courses,‖ Diana
                                                           Kendall, Chair, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Austin Community College–Rio
                                                           Grande Campus ................................................................................................................................... 18



1997 / Austin                                         Friday: ―Bridges Between Sociologists at Community Colleges, Universities, and
Convention Registration: 3,380                             Professional Associations,‖ Teresa A. Sullivan, Vice President and Graduate Dean, The
Diana Kendall & Jerry W. Shepperd,                         University of Texas at Austin .............................................................................................................. 28
    Austin Community College
                                                      Saturday: ―Dealing With Problems of Diversity Among College Students: Classroom Teaching and
                                                           Textbook Writing,‖ Richard P. Appelbaum, Professor of Sociology, University of California
                                                           at Santa Barbara, and William Kornblum, Professor of Sociology, Graduate School of the City
                                                           University of New York ...................................................................................................................... 30



1998 / Dallas                                         Friday: ―Integrating Internet Resources into the Classroom,‖ Phyllis Flott, Teaching Fellow, and
Convention Registration: 3,180                             Lisa Zottarelli, Graduate Student, University of North Texas ............................................................. 24
Julia W. Lam, Richland College
                                                      Saturday: ―High Technology and Learning: Preparing for the Classroom of the 21st Century,‖
                                                           John Macionis, Professor of Sociology, Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio .......................................... 15




1999 / Houston                            Friday: ―Applied Sociology: The Quest for Relevance and Change,‖ The Honorable Barbara Crews,
Convention Registration: 3,250                 Former Mayor, City of Galveston ........................................................................................................ 13
Billie J. Hoskins, Galveston College
     Saturday: Roundtable Discussion: ―Sociologists and Anthropologists Exchange‖ ..................................................................................................... 4



2000 / Austin                                         Friday: ―Understanding the United States By Standing in Japan: Learning and Teaching Across
Convention Registration: 3,030                             Cultures,‖ Richard T. Schaefer, Chair, Department of Sociology, DePaul University ........................ 16
Pamela Gaiter, Collin County
   Community College–Central                          Saturday: ―Community-Based Learning and Service Learning: What We Know About Teaching
   Park                                                    and Learning,‖ Garry Hesser, Professor of Sociology and Urban Studies, Augsburg College,
                                                      Minneapolis ................................................................................................................................................... 8




2001 / Dallas                                         Friday: ―Information Revolution and Education,‖ John J. Macionis, Professor of Sociology,
Convention Registration: 2,867                             Kenyon College ................................................................................................................................... 25
Deborah White, Collin County                               ―Engaged Scholarship: Ways to Initiate and Sustain Service Learning and Learning
    Community College – Central                            Community Programs on Campus,‖ John Creech, Professor of Psychology; Deborah White,
    Park                                                   Professor of Sociology and Psychology; Barbara Lusk, Professor of Psychology; Tracey
                                                           Elliott, Professor of Sociology; Gordon O‘Neal, Professor of English; and Sam Tullock,
                                                           Professor History, Collin County Community College ....................................................................... 40

                                                      Saturday: ―The Significance and Challenge of Diversity: Strategies for Classroom Success in the

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                                            21st Century,‖ Kay Coder, Professor of Sociology, and LaQueta Jenkins, Visiting Instructor
                                            of Sociology, Richland College ........................................................................................................... 15




2002 / Houston                       Friday: ―Globalization and Human Rights: Focus on Women in the Developing World,‖ Linda
Convention Registration: 2,753            Lindsey, Professor of Sociology, Maryville University ....................................................................... 14
Patricia R. Johnson, Houston              ―Anthropology: A Holistic Approach to Understanding Human Behavior,‖ Barbara Miller,
    Community College                     Professor of Anthropology, George Washington University ............................................................... 23

                                     Saturday: ―Families in America: Myths and Realities,‖ Nijole V. Benokraitis, Professor of
                                          Sociology, University of Baltimore ..................................................................................................... 14




2003 / Austin                        Friday: ―Terrorists Among Us: A Crosscultural View of Ethnic Relations and Discrimination,‖
Convention Registration: 2,113            Robert Brym, Professor of Sociology, Centre for Russian and Eastern European Studies,
Mary Strickland, Lamar Institute          University of Toronto ..............................................................................................................................
   Of Technology                          ―The Many Facets of Discrimination: Classism, Sexism, Racism, Ageism, Looksism,‖
                                          Diana Kendall, Professor of Sociology, Baylor University .....................................................................
                                     Saturday: ―Culture Shock: Lessons in Cultural Diversity,‖ James Henslin, Professor of
                                          Sociology Emeritus, Southern Illinois University ...................................................................................



2004 / Fort Worth                    Friday: ―Race, Class, and the Bell Curve in America,‖ Howard F. Taylor, Professor of Sociology,
Convention Registration: 2,233            Princeton University ............................................................................................................................ 62
Mary K. Strickland, Lamar                 ―Teaching Tips for Teaching Sociology from a Global Perspective,‖ Joan Ferrante, Professor
   Institute of Technology                of Sociology, Northern Kentucky University ...................................................................................... 23
                                     Saturday: ―Sex Offenders in Your Neighborhood: Increasing Awareness of Communities,‖ Ira
                                          Wilsker, Instructor of Management, Lamar Institute of Technology ..................................................... 7



2005 / Austin                        Friday: "Things Are Not What They Seem: Sociology and the Media," William E. Thompson,
Convention Registration: 2,284            Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice," Texas A&M University-Commerce ............................ 39
Catherine Steinhauer, South Plains   Saturday: "Biology and Culture, Face to Face, in the Study of Humanity," Barbara D. Miller,
   College                                Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs, George Washington University ....................... 25



2006 / Houston                       Friday: ―Crime, Race, and Kids,‖ James Fagin, Dean of Graduate Studies and Research, East
Convention Registration: 2327             Stroudsbug University ......................................................................................................................... 13
Jana Daniel, South Plains            Saturday: ―Myths and Misconceptions about Rape,‖ Kathy Moss, Youth Educator, Lubbock Rape
    College                               Crisis Center .......................................................................................................................................... 6



2007 / Austin                        Friday: ―Things Are Not What They Seem: Sociology and the Media,‖ William Thompson, Director
Convention Registration: 2314             of Mayo College and Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice, Texas A&M University,
Randy Jarvis, South Texas College         Commerce............................................................................................................................................ 30
                                     Saturday: Tour of the Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin ......................................................................................



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Dawn Tawwater, Austin Community
   College




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                                                           SPEECH AND DRAMA SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                      Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                  Attendance

1996 / Houston                     Friday: ―Effective Fund Raising in the Arts and Its Need in the 21st Century,‖ David Gottlieb,
Convention Registration: 3,005          President and CEO, Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, Center for the Performing Arts,
Raymond C. Puchot, Lee College          The Woodlands .................................................................................................................................... 17

                                   Saturday: ―The Dynamic Impact of Visual Aids in the Communication Process,‖ Cheryl L.
                                        Hamilton, Associate Professor of Interpersonal Communication, Tarrant County Junior
                                        College–Northeast Campus ................................................................................................................. 24




1997 / Austin                      Friday: ―Innovations in Educational Communication,‖ George Rodman, Professor of
Convention Registration: 3,380          Speech Communication, Brooklyn College, City University of New York .............................................
Raymond C. Puchot, Lee College
                                   Saturday: ―Kidding Around in Theater,‖ James Mammarella, Director of Theater and Professor of
                                        Speech Communication, and Jo May, Theater Assistant, San Antonio College ......................................



1998 / Dallas                      Friday: ―Communication for the 21st Century: A Distance Learning Perspective,‖ Jana Holt Day,
Convention Registration: 3,180          Associate Professor of Speech, South Plains College ..............................................................................
Raymond C. Puchot, El Paso
    Community College              Saturday: ―Critical Thinking in Theater,‖ Linda Brown, Instructor of Speech, Southwest Texas
                                        Junior College, and Jackie Spradley, Instructor of Drama, El Paso Community College ........................




1999 / Houston                     Friday: ―Impactive Rhetoric for the 21st Century,‖ Robert Stewart, Professor of Speech, Texas Tech Convention
Registration: 3,250                     University ............................................................................................................................................ 21
Raymond C. Puchot, El Paso              ―Distance Learning: An Introspective Evaluation,‖ Linda Brown, Professor of Speech, El
    Community College                   Paso Community College; Sandra Holt Day, Instructor of Speech, South Plains College; Cynthia
                                        Carley, Professor of Speech, Amarillo College; and Randy Schormann, Director of Extended
                                        Campus Education, McLennan Community College ........................................................................... 35

                                   Saturday: ―Contemporary Creative Dynamics,‖ Shellie O‘Neal, Instructor of Theater and Dramatic
                                        Arts, The University of Texas at Tyler; and Mary Ellen Wright, Lecturer in Theater, The
                                        University of Texas at Tyler ................................................................................................................ 17




2000 / Austin                      Friday: ―How to Incorporate Theater Improvisation in Your Productions and in the Class-
Convention Registration: 3,030          room,‖ James Mammarella, Director of Theater and Professor of Speech Communication,
Raymond C. Puchot, El Paso              San Antonio College............................................................................................................................ 22
    Community College                   ―How to Avoid Student and Employee Lawsuits,‖ Leigh Ann Mammarella and Deborah Welch
                                        Kenner, Attorneys at Law, Texas Careers, San Antonio ...................................................................... 58

                                   Saturday: ―Overcoming Performance Anxiety in the World of Theater,‖ Shellie O‘Neal,
                                        Instructor of Theater and Dramatic Arts, University of Texas at Tyler ................................................ 17



2001 / Dallas                      Friday: ―A Cyberspace Odyssey of Opportunity: The Virtual College of Texas, Interactive
Convention Registration: 2,867          Video Conferencing, and Video Streaming a Public Speaking Course Over the Internet,‖

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Mark Butland, Austin Community             Janna Holt-Day, Associate Professor of Speech, South Plains College; Ron Thomson,
    College                                Director of Operations, Virtual College of Texas; Mary Lou Cummings, Director of
                                           Distance Learning, Austin Community College; and Mark Butland, Professor of Speech,
                                           Austin Community College ................................................................................................................. 17
                                           ―Multicultural Teaching in Speech and Drama,‖ Raymond Puchot, Professor of Forensics and
                                           Debate, Pasadena City College, Pasadena, California; Claude Caffee, Executive Dean of
                                           Student Development, Brookhaven College; and Mary Katherine Homer, Instructor of
                                           Developmental English, Panola College.............................................................................................. 15

                                    Saturday: ―Rethinking Public Speaking: 2001 New Ideas for Teachers and Speakers,‖
                                         Dan O‘Hair, Professor of Communications, University of Oklahoma ................................................. 13




2002 / Houston                      Friday: ―Generation Y: Who Are These People and What Are They Doing in MY Classroom?‖
Convention Registration: 2,753           Jani A. Rogers, Chair, Department of Speech and Drama, Tarrant County College–Southeast
Janna Holt-Day, South Plains             Campus ................................................................................................................................................ 53
    College
                                    Saturday: ―Integrating Interactivity and Technology in the Classroom,‖ Mark Butland, Professor
                                         of Speech, Austin Community College; Julie Johnson, Assistant Professor of Speech, South
                                         Plains College; and Janna Holt-Day, Assistant Professor of Speech, South Plains College ................ 21




2003 / Austin                       Friday: ―Slam! Bam! Thank you, Ma‘am!: A Demonstration of Performance Poetry,‖ Austin
Convention Registration: 2,113           Poetry Slam ......................................................................................................................................... 62
Janna Holt-Day, South Plains              ―Field of Study Curriculum for Communication,‖ Danny Moss, Assistant Professor of
    College                              Speech, Northeast Texas Community College; Danita McAnally, Director of Institutional
                                         Effectiveness and Advancement, Amarillo College; and Mary Smith and James Goeman,
                                         Program Coordinators, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ................................................ 24
                                    Saturday: ―Teaching Public Speaking as Public Dialogue: Encouraging More Meaningful Speeches
                                         in the Basic Course,‖ Cindy L. Griffin, Professor of Speech Communication, Colorado State
                                         University, and T.M. Linda Scholz, Professor of Speech Communication, Front Range
                                         Community College, Fort Collins, Colorado ....................................................................................... 17



2004 / Fort Worth                   Friday: ―Getting Your Graduate Degree Online: The Nationwide Frenzy,‖ Panel
Convention Registration: 2,233           Discussion ―An Online Graduate Student‘s Perspective,‖ Billy Feeler, Dean, Division of
Jamie Walters, Midland                   Fine Arts, Midland College
    College                              ―What Are the Options?‖ Dee Dee Ogrin, Instructor of Speech, Midland College ............................. 11
                                         ―Relating to Today‘s Students: Does Your Communication Style Differ From Theirs?‖
                                         Cheryl Hamilton, Professor of Speech, Tarrant County College ......................................................... 43
                                    Saturday:―Collaborative Learning and Teaching Communities,‖ Panel
                                         Discussion ―Learning Communities: Where Do I Begin?‖ Barbara Mayo, Professor of
                                         Speech, South Texas Community College
                                         ―Collaborative Learning Within the Community College Classroom,‖ Stephen Furlich,
                                         Doctoral Student, Texas Tech University
                                         ―A Pilot Study on Public Speaking and Reading as a Learning Community,‖ Linda Webb,
                                         Instructor of Reading, Midland College .............................................................................................. 15



2005 / Austin                       Friday: "Using Video in the Classroom: A Multi-Disciplinary Panel," Panelists: Christina Michura
Convention Registration: 2,284           (Speech), Melissa Richardson (English), Les Ledger (Business Administration), Gordon
Jamie L. Walters, Midland College        Bacon (Early Childhood), and Lisa Volle McQueen (Spanish and Anthopology), Central Texas
                                         College................................................................................................................................................. 32
                                         "Interpersonal Communication and Close Relationships," Mark Knapp, Jesse H. Jones
                                         Centennial Professor of Communication and Distinguished Teaching Professor, University of
                                         Texas at Austin .................................................................................................................................... 35
                                    Saturday: "Issues in Teaching Communication: Are We Teaching Students What They Really Need
                                         to Know?" Steven A. Beebe, Professor and Chair, Department of Communication Studies,
                                         Texas State University ......................................................................................................................... 29

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2006 / Houston                        Friday: ―See It to Get It: Visual Communication Techniques for Better Student Learning,‖ Ann
Convention Registration: 2327              Duncan, Instructor of Speech Communication, McLennan Community College ................................ 30
Katherine Allen, Midland College            ―Teaching Communication Online,‖ Pam Speights, Instructor and Chair, Department of
                                           Speech Communication, Wharton County Junior College, and Audrey Curry, Associate Professor
                                           of Speech Communication, Odessa College ........................................................................................ 18
                                      Saturday: ―The Power of an Encouraging Word,‖ Pam Speights ................................................................ 14



2007 / Austin                         Friday: ―Click for Speech Credit: Innovative Approaches to Distance Learning,‖ Brandy Fair,
Convention Registration: 2314              Professor of Speech, Grayson County College, and Michelle Orcutt, Instructor of
Alma Martinez-Egger, Tarrant County        Speech Communication, Amarillo College.......................................................................................... 18
    CollegeNE                         Saturday: ―Serving to Learn and Learning to Serve,‖ Bobbi Stringer, Professor of Speech
                                           Communication, Tarrant County College–Northwest, and Lisa Benedetti, Instructor of Speech,
                                           Tarrant County College–Northeast ...................................................................................................... 13



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Alma Martinez-Egger, Tarrant County
    College–NE




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                                                                  TEACHER PREPARATION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                        Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                       Attendance

2005 / Austin                       Friday: "The New AAT Degree," Susan Hetzler, Program Director for Educator Preparation,
Convention Registration: 2,284           Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ...................................................................................... 39
Dan Porter, Amarillo College        Saturday: "Associate of Arts in Teaching Curriculum Development," Mindy Adams, Director,
                                         Teacher Center, Amarillo College ....................................................................................................... 31



2006 / Houston                      Friday: ―Organizing Your AAT Program,‖ Mindy Adams, Assistant Professor and Director, Teacher
Convention Registration: 2327            Center, Amarillo College, and Annette Smith, Teacher Education Certification Specialist, South
Mindy Adams, Amarillo College &          Plains College ...................................................................................................................................... 30
    Annette Davis-Smith, South      Saturday: ―Developing EDUC 1301 and EDUC 2301,‖ Mindy Adams and Annette Smith ...................... 35
    Plains College



2007 / Austin                       Friday: ―New Directions in Teacher Education and Associate of Arts in Teaching Programs,‖
Convention Registration: 2314            Annette Smith, Faculty/Program Advisor, AAT-Teacher Education Program, South Plains
Mindy Adams, Amarillo College &          College................................................................................................................................................. 23
    Annette Smith, South Plains     Saturday: ―Is Your AAT Program Connecting Online?‖ Mindy Adams, Director and Assistant
    College                              Professor, Community College Teaching Scholars Program, Amarillo College .................................. 18



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Brenda Gordon, North Central
    Texas College




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                                      TEXAS ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY COLLEGE CHIEF
                                             STUDENT AFFAIRS ADMINISTRATORS


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                    Program Topic / Speaker                                                                               Attendance

1996 / Houston                     Friday: Joint Meeting with Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE), Texas
Convention Registration: 3,005          Association of Junior and Community College Instructional Administrators (TAJCCIA),
Jerry W. Wesson, Northeast              and Texas Administrators of Continuing Education for Community/Junior Colleges
     Texas Community College,           (TACEC/JC); ―Texas in Transition: Responding to Demographic and Economic
     Program Chair                      Revolutions,‖ Stephen Klineberg, Professor of Sociology, Rice University; The
                                        Workforce Educational Manual,‖ Panel Discussion: Michael Cady, Chair of
                                        Educational Programs, Continuing Education and Community Service, College of the
                                        Mainland; Lindle Grigsby, Dean of Continuing Education, Brookhaven College; Charles
                                        M. Cook, Director of Instructional Programs, and Kay Hale, Program Director, Division
                                        of Community and Technical Colleges, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board;
                                        Deana Lusk, Associate Vice President of Instruction, Midland College; Laurelyn Carlisle,
                                        Dean of Instructional Services, Central Texas College ............................................................................

                                   Saturday: TACCCSAA Business Meeting......................................................................................................



1997 / Austin                      Friday: Joint Meeting with Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE),
Convention Registration: 3,380          Texas Association of Junior and Community College Instructional Administrators (TAJCCIA),
Jerry W. Wesson, Northeast              and Texas Administrators of Continuing Education for Community/Junior Colleges (TACEC/JC)
     Texas Community College       ―Looking to the Future for Community Colleges,‖ Kenneth H. Ashworth, Texas Commissioner
                                        of Higher Education
                                        Panel Discussion: Linda Timmerman, Dean of Academic Services, Navarro College; Deana
                                        Lusk, Associate Vice President for Instruction, Midland College; David Wells, Provost, Tarrant
                                        County Junior College District; and Jerry Wesson, Executive Dean of Student Services, Northeast
                                        Texas Community College ......................................................................................................................

                                   Saturday: TACCCSAA Business Meeting
                                        Joint Meeting with Texas Association of Junior and Community College Instructional
                                        Administrators (TAJCCIA) and Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE)
                                        Coordinating Board Update, Robert E. Lahti, Assistant Commissioner, Division of
                                        Community and Technical Colleges, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, and Don
                                        Hudson, Director of Research and Policy Analysis, Texas Association of Community Colleges ...........



1998 / Dallas                      Friday: Joint Meeting with Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE), Texas
Convention Registration: 3,180          Association of Junior and Community College Instructional Administrators (TAJCCIA), and
Rudy Duarte, Del Mar College            ........... Texas Association of Community College Chief Student Affairs Administrators (TACCCSAA)
                                        ―Technology Lowdown: What‘s New, What‘s Cool, What‘s the Future, and What Should I
                                        Do Tomorrow?‖ Richard J. Varn, Director of Information Technology Production Services,
                                        University of Northern Iowa ................................................................................................................ 11

                                         Saturday: TACCCSAA Business Meeting
                                         ―Coordinating Board Update/Legislative Update,‖ Glenda Barron, Assistant Commissioner,
                                         Division of Community and Technical Colleges, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board,
                                         and Rey Garcia, Executive Director, Texas Association of Community Colleges ................................. 8




1999 / Houston                     Friday: Joint Meeting with Texas Administrators of Continuing Education for Community/Junior
Convention Registration: 3,250          College (TACEC/JC), Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE), and Texas
Rudy Duarte, Del Mar College            Association of Junior and Community College Instructional Administrators (TAJCCIA)

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                                            ―New Designs for 21st Century Community Colleges,‖ George Copa, Professor of Education,
                                            Oregon State University .................................................................................................................... 125

                                     Saturday: ―Coordinating Board Update/Legislative Update,‖ Charles Cook, Director of
                                          Instructional Programs, Community and Technical Colleges Division, Texas Higher
                                          Education Coordinating Board, and Don Hudson, Associate Director, Texas Association of
                                          Community Colleges ........................................................................................................................... 81



2000 / Austin                        Friday: Joint Meeting with Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE),
Convention Registration: 3,030            Texas Association of Community College Chief Student Affairs Administrators
Rudy Duarte, Delmar College               (TACCCSAA), and Texas Association of Junior and Community College Instructional
                                          Administrators (TAJCCIA)
                                          ―Virtual College of Texas: How It‘s Working, Where It‘s Going,‖ Carolyn Robertson,
                                          Chair, Distance Learning Advisory Committee, Texas Association of Community Colleges;
                                          Mickey Slimp, Director, Virtual College of Texas; Suzette Chapman, Director of Distance
                                          Education, Central Texas College; John Ray, Dean of Information and Communication
                                          Resources, Brazosport College; Alma Adamez, Director of Education Services, Coastal
                                          Bend College; Jim Walker, Dean of Continuing Education and Distance Education, South
                                          Plains College; Bud Joyner, Chief Executive Officer, Virtual College of Texas, moderator...................

                                     Saturday: Board Meeting ................................................................................................................................




2001 / Dallas                        Friday: Joint meeting with the Texas Administrators of Continuing Education of Community/Junior
Convention Registration: 2,867            Colleges (TACEC/JC), Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE), and the
Steve Middlebrooks, Texarkana             Texas Community College Instructional Administrators (TCCIA)
     College                              Panel Discussion: ―Seamless Higher Education: Myth or Reality?‖ Richard Bailey, Vice
                                          President of Instruction, San Jacinto College–North Campus; Keith Baird, Assistant Director,
                                          Office of Admissions, University of Texas at Austin; Julie Leidig, Director of Instructional
                                          Programs, Community and Technical Colleges Division, Texas Higher Education Coordinating
                                          Board; Jean Schaake, Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, University of North Texas;
                                          Lee Sloan, Dean of Occupational Education and Technology, Del Mar College; Mark Tengler,
                                          Articulation and Transfer Specialist, Houston Community College; Ray Williams, Dean of
                                          Academic Education, Trinity Valley College; and Charles Cook, Vice Chancellor for
                                          Educational Development, Houston Community College System, moderator ........................................




2002 / Houston                       Friday: Joint Meeting with the Texas Community College Instructional Administrators
Convention Registration: 2,753            (TCCIA)
Sue Blair, Odessa College                 Panel Discussion: ―Core Evaluation and Transfer Issues,‖ Ann Lopez, Dean, Division of
                                          Arts and Sciences, Del Mar College; Julie Leidig, Director of Instructional Programs,
                                          Community and Technical College Division, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board;
                                          and Mark Tengler, Transfer and Credentialing Analyst, Houston Community College ..........................

                                     Saturday: Section Business Meeting ..............................................................................................................



2003 / Austin                        Friday: ―Teacher Education Initiatives‖ (Joint Meeting with the Texas Community College
Convention Registration: 2,113            Instructional Administrators)
Lynn Abernathy, McLennan Community        Presiding: Dwight Chaney, Dean of Arts and Sciences, Paris Junior College, and Betty
    College                               A. McCrohan, President, Wharton County Junior College
                                          Panelists: Dennis Brown, Vice President of Instruction, El Paso Community College;
                                          Susan Hetzler, Director of Educator Preparation, Texas Higher Education Coordinating
                                          Board; Gloria Ann Lopez, Dean of Arts and Sciences, Del Mar College; Ellen Marshall,
                                          Associate Professor of Child Development, San Antonio College; Robert Starke, Director,
                                          Texas State Leadership Consortium for Professional Development; Sue Poor, Instructor
                                          of English and Coordinator of Core Curriculum Assessment, Wharton County Junior
                                          College; and Pam Tackett, Consultant, Texas Association of Community Colleges

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                                Moderator: Bonnie Longnion, Associate Vice Chancellor for Educational Programs and
                                Services, North Harris Montgomery Community College District ..........................................................
                           Saturday: Business/Planning Meeting ...........................................................................................................



2004 / Fort Worth
Convention Registration:




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Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                            Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                          Friday: Joint Meeting with Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE), Texas
Convention Registration: 3,005               Association of Junior and Community College Instructional Administrators (TAJCCIA),
Richard Jolly, Midland College               and Texas Administrators of Continuing Education for Community/Junior Colleges
                                             (TACEC/JC); ―Texas in Transition: Responding to Demographic and Economic
                                             Revolutions,‖ Stephen Klineberg, Professor of Sociology, Rice University; The
                                             Workforce Educational Manual,‖ Panel Discussion: Michael Cady, Chair of
                                             Educational Programs, Continuing Education and Community Service, College of the
                                             Mainland; Lindle Grigsby, Dean of Continuing Education, Brookhaven College; Charles
                                             M. Cook, Director of Instructional Programs, and Kay Hale, Program Director, Division
                                             of Community and Technical Colleges, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board;
                                             Deana Lusk, Associate Vice President of Instruction, Midland College; Laurelyn Carlisle,
                                             Dean of Instructional Services, Central Texas College ............................................................................

                                        Saturday: TAJCCIA Business Meeting; Coordinating Board Update, Robert E. Lahti, Assistant
                                             Commissioner, Division of Community and Technical Colleges, Texas Higher Education
                                             Coordinating Board; Rey Garcia, Executive Director, Texas Association of Community
                                             Colleges ...................................................................................................................................................



1997 / Austin                           Friday: Joint Meeting with Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE), Texas
Convention Registration: 3,380               Association of Community College Chief Student Affairs Administrators (TACCCSAA), and
John David Mueller, Texarkan            Texas Administrators of Continuing Education for Community/Junior Colleges (TACEC/JC)
    College                                  ―Looking to the Future for Community Colleges,‖ Kenneth H. Ashworth, Texas Commissioner
                                             of Higher Education
                                             Panel Discussion: Linda Timmerman, Dean of Academic Services, Navarro College; Deana
                                             Lusk, Associate Vice President for Instruction, Midland College; David Wells, Provost, Tarrant
                                             County Junior College District; and Jerry Wesson, Executive Dean of Student Services, Northeast
                                             Texas Community College ......................................................................................................................

                                        Saturday: TAJCCIA Business Meeting
                                             Joint Meeting with Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE) and Texas
                                             Association of Community College Chief Student Affairs Administrators (TACCCSAA)
                                             Coordinating Board Update, Robert E. Lahti, Assistant Commissioner, Division of Community
                                             and Technical Colleges, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, and Don Hudson, Director
                                             of Research and Policy Analysis, Texas Association of Community Colleges ........................................



1998 / Dallas                           Friday: Joint Meeting with Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE), Texas
Convention Registration: 3,180               Administrators of Continuing Education for Community/Junior Colleges (TACEC/JC), and
Jan W. Huffstutler, Trinity Valley           ........... Texas Association of Community College Chief Student Affairs Administrators (TACCCSAA)
    Community College                        ―Technology Lowdown: What‘s New, What‘s Cool, What‘s the Future, and What Should I Do
                                             Tomorrow?‖ Richard J. Varn, Director of Information Technology Production Services,
                                             University of Northern Iowa .............................................................................................................. 175

                                        Saturday: TAJCCIA Business Meeting
                                             ―Coordinating Board Update/Legislative Update,‖ Glenda Barron, Assistant Commissioner,
                                             Division of Community and Technical Colleges, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board,
                                             and Rey Garcia, Executive Director, Texas Association of Community Colleges ............................... 75




1999 / Houston                          Friday: Joint Meeting with Texas Administrators of Continuing Education for Community/Junior

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Convention Registration: 3,250                     Colleges (TACEC/JC), Texas Association of Community College Chief Student Affairs
Jan Huffstutler, Trinity Valley                    Administrators (TACCCSAA), and Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE)
    Community College                              ―New Designs for 21st Century Community Colleges,‖ George Copa, Professor of Education,
                                                   Oregon State University .................................................................................................................... 125

                                            Saturday: ―Coordinating Board Update/Legislative Update,‖ Charles Cook, Director of
                                                 Instructional Programs, Community and Technical Colleges Division, Texas Higher
                                                 Education Coordinating Board, and Don Hudson, Associate Director, Texas Association of
                                                 Community Colleges ........................................................................................................................... 81



2000 / Austin                               Friday: Joint Meeting with Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE),
Convention Registration: 3,030                   Texas Association of Community College Chief Student Affairs Administrators
Douglas Crawford, Northeast                      (TACCCSAA), and Texas Association of Junior and Community College Instructional
    Texas Community College                      Administrators (TAJCCIA)
                                                 ―Virtual College of Texas: How It‘s Working, Where It‘s Going,‖ Carolyn Robertson,
                                                 Chair, Distance Learning Advisory Committee, Texas Association of Community Colleges;
                                                 Mickey Slimp, Director, Virtual College of Texas; Suzette Chapman, Director of Distance
                                                 Education, Central Texas College; John Ray, Dean of Information and Communication
                                                 Resources, Brazosport College; Alma Adamez, Director of Education Services, Coastal
                                                 Bend College; Jim Walker, Dean of Continuing Education and Distance Education, South
                                                 Plains College; Bud Joyner, Chief Executive Officer, Virtual College of Texas, moderator...................

                                            Saturday: Board Meeting ................................................................................................................................




2001 / Dallas                               Friday: Joint meeting with the Texas Administrators of Continuing Education of Community/Junior
Convention Registration: 2,867                   Colleges (TACEC/JC), Texas Association of Community College Chief Student Affairs
Gloria Ann Lopez, Del Mar College                Administrators (TACCCSAA), and Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE)
                                                 Panel Discussion: ―Seamless Higher Education: Myth or Reality?‖ Richard Bailey, Vice
                                                 President of Instruction, San Jacinto College–North Campus; Keith Baird, Assistant Director,
                                                 Office of Admissions, University of Texas at Austin; Julie Leidig, Director of Instructional
                                                 Programs, Community and Technical Colleges Division, Texas Higher Education Coordinating
                                                 Board; Jean Schaake, Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, University of North Texas;
                                                 Lee Sloan, Dean of Occupational Education and Technology, Del Mar College; Mark Tengler,
                                                 Articulation and Transfer Specialist, Houston Community College; Ray Williams, Dean of
                                                 Academic Education, Trinity Valley College; and Charles Cook, Vice Chancellor for
                                                 Educational Development, Houston Community College System, moderator ........................................

                                            Saturday: Board Meeting




2002 / Houston                          Friday: Joint Meeting with the Texas Association of Community College Chief Student
Convention Registration: 2,753
Bonnie Longnion, North Harris Montgomery     Affairs Administrators (TACCCSAA)
    Community College District               Panel Discussion: ―Core Evaluation and Transfer Issues,‖ Ann Lopez, Dean, Division of
                                             Arts and Sciences, Del Mar College; Julie Leidig, Director of Instructional Programs,
                                             Community and Technical College Division, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board;
                                             and Mark Tengler, Transfer and Credentialing Analyst, Houston Community College ..........................

                                            Saturday: Board Meeting .................................................................................................................................



2003 / Austin                           Friday: ―Teacher Education Initiatives‖ (Joint Meeting with the Texas Association of
Convention Registration: 2,113               Community College Chief Student Affairs Administrators)
Bonnie Longnion, North Harris Montgomery     Presiding: Dwight Chaney, Dean of Arts and Sciences, Paris Junior College, and Betty
    Community College District               A. McCrohan, President, Wharton County Junior College
                                             Panelists: Dennis Brown, Vice President of Instruction, El Paso Community College;
                                             Susan Hetzler, Director of Educator Preparation, Texas Higher Education Coordinating

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                                        Board; Gloria Ann Lopez, Dean of Arts and Sciences, Del Mar College; Ellen Marshall,
                                        Associate Professor of Child Development, San Antonio College; Robert Starke, Director,
                                        Texas State Leadership Consortium for Professional Development; Sue Poor, Instructor
                                        of English and Coordinator of Core Curriculum Assessment, Wharton County Junior
                                        College; and Pam Tackett, Consultant, Texas Association of Community Colleges
                                        Moderator: Bonnie Longnion, Associate Vice Chancellor for Educational Programs
                                        and Services, North Harris Montgomery Community College District ............................................... 44



2004 / Fort Worth                Friday: ―Collaborative Degrees as a Strategy for Closing the Gaps,‖ Panel Discussion, Donetta
Convention Registration: 2,233        Goodall, Associate Vice President for Academic Programs, Austin Community College,
Donetta Goodall, Austin               Moderator ................................................................................................................................................
    Community College                 Reception for TCCIA Members Sponsored by Red Hat Academy
                                 Saturday: TCCIA Business Meeting ................................................................................................................



2005 / Austin
Convention Registration:




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                                                       TEXAS JUNIOR COLLEGE MANAGEMENT
                                                            EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                           Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                        Attendance

1996 / Houston                         Thursday: Luncheon Meeting—―Quality Management,‖ Jackson L. Grayson, American
Convention Registration: 3,005             Productivity and Quality Center, Houston; Tour of University of Houston College of
Russell D. Kunz, Collin County             Hotel and Restaurant Management
    Community College - Spring
    Creek Campus                       Friday: ―Students in Free Enterprise,‖ Dick Laird, Director of University Relations, University
                                            of Houston; Luncheon Meeting. The Honorable Huey McCoulskey, State Representative,
                                            27th Representative District of Texas; Panel Discussion. Kay Hale, Program Director,
                                            Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ..........................................................................................

                                       Saturday: TJCMEA Annual Business Meeting ; Roundtable Discussion: ―Forming Partnerships
                                            With Four-Year Schools,‖ .......................................................................................................................




1997 / Austin                          Thursday: Tour of Motorola, Incorporated
Convention Registration: 3,380
Russell D. Kunz, Collin County         Friday: ―Improving Teaching Effectiveness,‖ Bill Pride, Professor of Marketing, Texas A&M
    Community College -                     University, and Robert Hughes, Instructor of Business Administration, Richland College ................ 34
    Preston Ridge Campus
                                       Saturday: ―Workforce Education Course Manual and How It Will Affect Management Development
                                            and Other Program Areas,‖ Dorothy McNutt, Project Director, Workforce Education Course
                                            Manual, and Kay Hale, Program Director, Division of Community and Technical Colleges,
                                            Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ...................................................................................... 28



1998 / Dallas                          Friday: ―Building Recruitment and Retention of Students,‖ James McHugh, Professor of
Convention Registration: 3,180              Management, St. Louis Community College
James M. Jones, Del Mar                     Open Discussion of Problems and Opportunities ....................................................................................
    College
                                       Saturday: Association Business Meeting ........................................................................................................




1999 / Houston                         Friday: ―Distance Learning Education, Web-Based Learning, and Telecourse Instruction for
Convention Registration: 3,250              Management Application,‖ Afasaneh, Nahavandi, Professor of Management, Arizona State
Lowell A. Boudreaux, Lamar Univer-          University–West .................................................................................................................................. 23
    sity–Port Arthur and Randy              ―Marketing, Management, and Positioning of an Image,‖ JoAnn Henry, Director of
    Busch, Lee College                      Marketing, The Galleria ....................................................................................................................... 32

                                       Saturday: ―Implementation of Changes Within WECM,‖ Alan Rasco, Director of Instructional
                                            Programs, Community and Technical Colleges Division, Texas Higher Education Coordinating
                                            Board ................................................................................................................................................... 32



2000 / Austin                          Friday: ―Marketing in the New Millenium,‖ Steven W. Hartley, Professor of Marketing, Daniels
Convention Registration: 3,030              College of Business, Denver ................................................................................................................ 25
Lowell A. Boudreaux, Lamar                  ―The New Millenium Grocery Store: How HEB‘s Central Market Became a Tourist
    State College–Port Arthur               Attraction,‖ Tour of Central Market
                                            This function will be held in conjunction with the Tourism Educators and Culinary
                                            Hospitality Management Section. ........................................................................................................ 15

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                                   Saturday: ―Using Story-Telling and Technology in Teaching,‖ Charles R. Williams, Associate
                                        Professor of Management, M.J. Neely School of Business Association Business Meeting ................ 20



2001 / Dallas                      Friday: ―Innovative Teaching Tools,‖ Lowell A. Boudreaux, Instructor of Management and
Convention Registration: 2,867          Economics, and Jimmie Adams, Instructor of Substance Abuse Counseling, Lamar State
Lowell A. Boudreaux, Lamar State        College–Port Arthur
    College – Port Arthur               ―Convention and Tourism Sales: How to Do Marketing the Adam‘s Mark Way,‖ Danna
                                        Holck, General Manager, Adam‘s Mark Hotel, Dallas
                                        This function will be held in conjunction with the Tourism, Hospitality, and Culinary
                                        Arts Section. ............................................................................................................................................

                                   Saturday: Association Business Meeting



2002 / Houston                     Friday: ―What the World Needs Now: Entrepeneurship!‖ Steven C. Currall, Associate Professor
Convention Registration: 2,753          of Management and Psychology and Director, Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepeneurship,
Anne Nail, Amarillo College             Jones Graduate School of Management, Rice University
                                        This function will be held in conjunction with the Tourism Educators and Culinary
                                        Hospitality Management Section (TEACHM). A ―walking‖ field trip near the Galleria
                                        will follow the session to visit two local entrepeneurs in their places of business. ..................................

                                   Saturday: ―Section Business Meeting and Discussion of Transfer Issues,‖ Bernadette Hence,
                                        Program Director, WECM, Community and Technical Colleges Division, Texas Higher
                                        Education Coordinating Board ................................................................................................................



2003 / Austin                      Friday: ―Communicating Across Cultures: Learning What We Need to Know!‖ Kitty O. Locker,
Convention Registration: 2,113          Associate Professor of English, Ohio State University (Joint Meeting with Tourism
Anne Nail, Amarillo College             Educators and Culiinary Hospitality Management) ............................................................................... 6
                                   Saturday: ―TCCMEA Business Meeting and WECM Update,‖ Bernadette Hence, Program
                                        Director, WECM, Community and Technical Colleges Division, Texas Higher Education
                                        Coordinating Board ............................................................................................................................... 8



2004 / Fort Worth                  Friday: ―Teaching Using Current Events,‖ Louis Boone, Professor of Marketing, University of
Convention Registration: 2,233          South Alabama, and David L. Kurtz, Professor of Marketing, University of Arkansas,
Ira Wilsker, Lamar Institute of         Fayetteville ..............................................................................................................................................
     Technology                         ―Current Trends and Issues in Business and Management,‖ Tom Duening, Visiting Assistant
                                        Professor, College of Business, University of Houston–Downtown, and John Ivancevich,
                                        Professor of Management, University of Houston ...................................................................................
                                   Saturday: ―Web Based Articulation Agreements,‖ David Burris, Articulation Coordinator and
                                        Professor of Computer Science, Sam Houston State University..............................................................



2005 / Austin                      Friday: TCCMEA Breakfast (sponsored by Thomson Learning) ................................................................ 19
Convention Registration: 2,284          "Small Business Management," Chuck Bamford, Associate Professor of Strategy and
Ira Wilsker, Lamar Institute of         Entrepreneurship, University of Richmond ......................................................................................... 19
     Technology                    Saturday: TCCMEA Business Meeting and Officer Elections ................................................................... 12




2006 / Houston                     Friday: ―Using Popular Films in Teaching Principles of Management, Organizational Behavior,
Convention Registration: 2327           and Human Resource Management,‖ Joseph E. Champoux, Professor of Management, University
Ira Wilsker, Lamar Institute of         of New Mexico .................................................................................................................................... 21
     Technology                          ―Old Myths and Modern Realities of Small Business Education,‖ Richard P. Green, Associate
                                        Professor of Accounting, University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio .......................................... 19
                                   Saturday: TCCMEA Business Meeting and Elections................................................................................. 16



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2007 / Austin                     Friday: ―The Importance of Relationships in Marketing,‖ Vernon Stauble, Professor of
Convention Registration: 2314          International Business and Marketing, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona .................. 16
Ira Wilsker, Lamar Institute           ―Freeload Press: A Novel Approach to Marketing Textbooks,‖ John M. Ivancevich, Hugh Roy
     Of Technology                     and Lillie Cranz Cullen Research Chair of Organizational Behavior and Management, C.T.
                                       Bauer College of Business, University of Houston ............................................................................. 14
                                  Saturday: TCCMEA Business Meeting
                                       ―Using Film and Video to Teach Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship,‖ Leslie
                                       E. Palich, Ben H. Williams Professor of Entrepreneurship and Associate Director, Entrepreneurial
                                       Studies Program, Baylor University .................................................................................................... 20



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Ira Wilsker, Lamar Institute of
     Technology




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                                 TOURISM EDUCATORS AND CULINARY HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                          Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                  Attendance

1999 / Houston                          Friday: ―Our First Section Meeting! Discussion of Section‘s Structure and Purpose,‖
Convention Registration: 3,250               Candy Rowan Berkley, Assistant Professor of Tourism, Hospitality, and Culinary
Candy R. Berkley, St. Philip‘s               Arts, St. Philip‘s College, moderator ................................................................................................... 16
    College
                                        Saturday: Roundtable Discussion ............................................................................................................... 14




2000 / Austin                           Friday: ―Marketing in the New Millenium,‖ Steven W. Hartley, Professor of Marketing,
Convention Registration: 3,030               Daniels College of Business, Denver................................................................................................... 26
Candy R. Berkley, St. Philip‘s               Section Business Meeting
    College                                  ―The New Millenium Grocery Store: How HEB‘s Central Market Became a Tourist
                                             Attraction,‖ Tour of Central Market
                                             This function will be held in conjunction with the Texas Junior College Management
                                             Educators Association ......................................................................................................................... 45

                                        Saturday: Roundtable Discussion ............................................................................................................... 10




2001 / Dallas                           Friday: Section Business Meeting ............................................................................................................... 12
Convention Registration: 2,867               ―Convention and Tourism Sales: How to Do Marketing the Adam‘s Mark Way,‖ Danna Holck,
Candy R. Berkley, St. Philip‘s               General Manager, Adam‘s Mark Hotel, Dallas
    College                                  This function will be held in conjunction with the Texas Community College
                                             Management Educators Association. ................................................................................................... 14

                                        Saturday: ―Food Trends,‖ Roundtable Discussion with Dallas Area Chefs and Food Professionals–Ali
                                             Zoubi, President, Dallas Chefs Association, moderator ...................................................................... 12




2002 / Houston                          Friday: ―What the World Needs Now: Entrepeneurship!‖ Steven C. Currall, Associate Professor
Convention Registration: 2,753               of Management and Psychology and Director, Rice Alliance for Technology and
M. T. Hickman, Richland College              Entrepeneurship, Jones Graduate School of Management, Rice University
                                             This function will be held in conjunction with the Texas Community College Management
                                             Educators Association (TCCMEA). ................................................................................................... 13

                                        Saturday: ―Statewide Articulation Program (SWAP),‖ Carrie H. Brown, Director, P-16 Partnerships,
                                             Statewide Articulation and Tech-Prep, Region V Education Service Center ...................................... 13




2003 / Austin                           Friday: WECM Maintenance Report and Officer Nominations ......................................................................
Convention Registration: 2,113               ―Communicating Across Cultures: Learning What We Need to Know!‖ Kitty O. Locker,
M. T. Hickman, Richland College              Associate Professor of English, Ohio State University (Joint Meeting with Texas
                                             Community College Management Educators Association) .....................................................................
                                        Saturday: Officer Elections.............................................................................................................................


2004 / Fort Worth                       Friday: ―Review of WECM Course Changes and Their Effect on Hospitality Instruction,‖ Brian
Convention Registration: 2,233               Hay, Associate Professor of Hospitality Management, Austin Community College ............................. 7
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Brian Hay, Austin Community College     Saturday: TEACHM Business Meeting
     Eastview



2005 / Austin                           Friday: Round Table Discussion: "Hospitality and Culinary Programs in Texas Today, Part I," Brian
Convention Registration: 2,284               Hay, Associate Professor of Hospitality Management, Austin Community College, Moderator.............
Brian Hay, Austin Community             Saturday: "Hospitality and Culinary Programs in Texas Today, Part II" and TEACHM Business
     College — Eastview                      Meeting....................................................................................................................................................




2006 / Houston                          Friday: ―The Changing Instructional Dynamics Used in Hospitality Programs,‖ Brian Hay,
Convention Registration: 2327                Associate Professor of Culinary Arts, Austin Community College, and Leonard Pringle,
Brian Hay, Austin Community College          Program Coordinator of Culinary Arts, San Jacinto College ...................................................................
                                             TEACHM General Session ......................................................................................................................
                                        Saturday: TEACHM General Session .............................................................................................................



2007 / Austin                           Friday: ―Current Trends in the Industry,‖ Leonard Pringle, Chair, Department of Culinary Arts,
Convention Registration: 2314                Restaurant Management, and Dietetic Technology, San Jacinto College–Central ..................................
Leonard Pringle, San Jacinto College–   Saturday: TEACHM Business Meeting ..........................................................................................................
    Central



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:




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                                                              VOCATIONAL NURSING SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                            Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                       Attendance

1998 / Dallas                           Friday: ―Stress Management: Taking Care of Yourself,‖ Noemi Peterson, RN, BSN,
Convention Registration: 3,180               Research Assistant, Oncology Department, M. D. Anderson Hospital ................................................ 43
Betty E. Sims, Coastal Bend College
                                        Saturday: ―Legal Aspects for the Vocational Nurse Educator,‖ Jaime Richardson, Attorney at Law,
                                             Fulbright & Jaworski, San Antonio ..................................................................................................... 25




1999 / Houston                          Friday: ―Software for Vocational Nursing,‖ Sherrie Goff, Instructor of Vocational Nursing,
Convention Registration: 3,250               Blinn College ....................................................................................................................................... 45
Betty E. Sims, Coastal Bend
     College                            Saturday: ―Applying Technology to the Classroom Setting,‖ Vangie DeLeon and Betty Sims,
                                             Instructors of Vocational Nursing, Coastal Bend College ................................................................... 35




2000 / Austin                           Friday: ―The Courage to Teach: Marching Type II Diabetes Information into the 21st
Convention Registration: 3,030               Century,‖ Lois Basenfelder, Pharmacist .............................................................................................. 32
Betty E. Sims, Coastal Bend
     College                            Saturday: ―The Courage to Care for Yourself,‖ Noemi Peterson, Oncology Nurse Educator,
                                             City of Houston ................................................................................................................................... 16




2001 / Dallas                           Friday: ―Keeping Your Love of Teaching Alive,‖ Carolyn Reese, Instructor of Vocational Nursing,
Convention Registration: 2,867               Blinn College ....................................................................................................................................... 27
Mary E. Arnold, Blinn
    College                             Saturday: ―Teaching Ostomy Care in the Clinical Setting,‖ Lois Brokenbourgh, Instructor of
                                             Associate Degree Nursing, Blinn College ........................................................................................... 15




2002 / Houston                          Friday: ―Advanced Directives and the Texas Out-of-Hospital DNR,‖ Lee Ann Harry, Professional
Convention Registration: 2,753               Liaison, Houston Hospice.................................................................................................................... 35
Varonica (Vicki) Dickerson, Panola
    College                             Saturday: ―Colorectal Cancer,‖ Kathy Froiland, Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurse Education
                                             Program Director, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center ............................................................................... 29




2003 / Austin                           Friday: ―Rabies: Exposure and Prophylaxis,‖ Eric Fonken, Zoonosis Control Veterinarian,
Convention Registration: 2,113               Zoonosis Control Division, Bureau of Communicable Disease Control, Texas Department
Mary F. Johannessen, Panola College          of Health .............................................................................................................................................. 18
                                        Saturday: ―Tobacco Prevention and Smoking Cessation Education,‖ Janie Dykes, Public
                                             Health Technician III and Texas Tar Wars Coordinator, Office of Tobacco Prevention and
                                             Control, Texas Department of Health .................................................................................................... 6




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2004 / Fort Worth                     Friday: ―Recognizing Indicators of Abuse and Neglect,‖ Kim Hunter, Investigations Supervisor,
Convention Registration: 2,233             Child Protective Services..................................................................................................................... 14
Tammy Risinger, Panola College        Saturday: ―Healthy People: 2010,‖ Kay Shaw, LVN Instructor, Panola College .......................................... 9



2005 / Austin                         Friday: "Concept Mapping: A Critical Thinking Approach to Navigating the Nursing Care Plan,"
Convention Registration: 2,284             Tiffany Wright, Associate Professor of Vocational Nursing, Austin Community College, and
Pat Recek, Austin Community College        Nina Almasy, Assistant Professor of Vocational Nursing, Austin Community College ...................... 45
                                      Saturday: "Embracing Cultural Diversity in the Classroom: A Practical Approach," Marti Rickel,
                                           Associate Professor of Vocational Nursing, Austin Community College, and Paige Fletcher,
                                           Associate Professor of Vocational Nursing, Austin Community College ............................................ 28




2006 / Houston                        Friday: ―A New Paradigm for Nursing Competence Assessment: Implementation of the Performance
Convention Registration: 2327              Based Development System,‖ Nora Frasier, Vice President and Chief Nurse Executive, Christus
Bertha L. Almendarez, Del Mar              Spohn Health System........................................................................................................................... 20
     College                          Saturday: ―Using Classroom Technology to Engage and Coach Nursing Students to Success,‖ Jane
                                           Mathis, Director of Nursing Programs, Montgomery College ............................................................. 20



2007 / Austin                         Friday: ―Closing the Gap Between Academia and Practice = Competency,‖ Bonnie Higgins,
Convention Registration: 2314              Professor of Nursing, Tarrant County College, Jean Flick, Director of Nursing, Shelby
Bertha Almendarez, Del Mar College         Garner, Professor of Nursing, and Lorinda Wall, Health Science Lab Coordinator, Grayson
                                           County College. (This is a joint meeting with the Associate Degree Nursing Section.)
                                           Vocational Nursing Section Organizational Meeting
                                      Saturday: ―Curriculum Changes for Safe Patient Handling,‖ Marian Crawford, Back Injury
                                           Resource Nurse, University Health Center of Tyler. This is a joint meeting with the
                                           Associate Degree Nursing Section.
                                           ―An Alternative Clinical Education Model: Providing Precepted Experiences Throughout
                                           the Curriculum,‖ Debra L. Fontenot, Instructor of Associate Degree Nursing, and Sally
                                           Durand, Director of Associate Degree Nursing, Alvin Community College. (This is a joint
                                           meeting with the Associate Degree Nursing Section.)



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:




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                                   TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

                                                    Survey of Section Meetings, 1996-2007

                                                                      WELDING SECTION


Year / City
Convention Registration
Section Chair                                                        Program Topic / Speaker                                                                                  Attendance

1996 / Houston                       Friday: Industry Tour: Stewart and Stevenson Manufacturing Company to observe the operation
Convention Registration: 3,005            of automated welding on production line ............................................................................................ 10
James Owens, Houston
    Community College                Saturday: ―Impact of NAFTA on Technical Education in Texas,‖ Farouk G. Attia, Associate
                                          Professor and Chair, Civil, Mechanical, and Related Technologies,
                                          University of Houston .......................................................................................................................... 7




1997 / Austin                        Friday: ―National Skills Standards for Training and Qualification of Welding Personnel,‖ Eddie
Convention Registration: 3,380            Lee, Procedure Development, Qualification, Welder Testing, and Qualification Specialist,
Hamp Drew, St. Philip‘s College           Texas A&M University Engineering Extension Service...................................................................... 16

                                     Saturday: Continuation of Friday Program ................................................................................................. 12



1998 / Dallas                        Friday: ―Preparing for Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Program Review,‖ Federico
Convention Registration: 3,180            Zaragoza, Dean of Administration, St. Philip‘s College ........................................................................ 8
Roger J. Barrera, St. Philip‘s
    College                          Saturday: Continuation of Friday Program ................................................................................................... 9




1999 / Houston                       Friday: ―Educational Seminar and Training,‖ Jim Appledorn, Second Vice-Chair, American
Convention Registration: 3,250            Welding Society .................................................................................................................................. 20
James Owens, Houston Community
    College                          Saturday: Continuation of Friday Program ................................................................................................. 16




2000 / Austin                        Friday: ―PowerPoint Presentations in Welding,‖ Yolanda L. Vargas, Computer Technology
Convention Registration: 3,030            Support Manager, St. Philip‘s College .................................................................................................. 7
Robert Medina, Jr., St. Philip‘s
    College                          Saturday: ―Multi-Media in the Welding Classroom,‖ Yolanda L. Vargas.................................................... 8




2001 / Dallas                        Friday: ―The Art of Welding,‖ Dewayne Roy, Chair, Welding Department, Mountain View College ....... 10
Convention Registration: 2,867
Larry F. Jeffus, Eastfield           Saturday: ―Welding Practice Versus Welding Projects,‖ Larry Jeffus, author .............................................. 5
     College




2002 / Houston                       Friday: ―The Advantages of Automated Orbital Welding,‖ Tito Karlson, Territory Manager,
Convention Registration: 2,753            Texas Office, Arc Machines, Inc. ........................................................................................................ 20
James Owens, Houston
    Community College                Saturday: ―The Advantages of Automated Orbital Welding‖ (continued), Tito Karlson............................. 18

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2003 / Austin                     Friday: ―The American Welding Society‘s Services to Students Seeking Welding Careers,‖
Convention Registration: 2,113         John L. Mendoza, Certified Welding Inspector, American Welding Society ........................................ 7
Robert Medina, St. Philip's       Saturday: ―Promoting the Image of Welding,‖ John L. Mendoza ................................................................ 6
    College



2004 / Fort Worth                 Friday: ―The Jackson Jump Instructor Program,‖ Ray Moore, Sales Representative, Jackson
Convention Registration: 2,233         Products, Inc. ......................................................................................................................................... 8
Dewayne Roy, Mountain View        Saturday: ―Training the Next Generation of Welders,‖ Ernest D. Levert, Past President, American
    College                            Welding Society .................................................................................................................................... 4



2005 / Austin                     Friday: "Advancements in Automatic Orbital Welding in Various Industries: Fusion and Wire
Convention Registration: 2,284         Feed, Part I," Tito Karlson, Territory Manager, Arc Machines, Inc., Texas Office ............................. 15
James Owens, Houston Community    Saturday: "Advancements in Automatic Orbital Welding in Various Industries: Fusion and Wire
    College                            Feed, Part II," Tito Karlson ................................................................................................................. 13



2006 / Houston                    Friday: ―Regulated Metal Deposition and Induction Heating, Part I,‖ Jerald Miller, Account
Convention Registration: 2327          Manager, Miller Electric Co. ............................................................................................................... 16
James Owens, Houston Community    Saturday: ―Regulated Metal Deposition and Induction Heating, Part II,‖ Jerald Miller .............................. 14
    College



2007 / Austin                     Friday: ―Visual Examination For Dummies, Part I,‖ Ronald G. Hancock, Instructor of Welding,
Convention Registration: 2314          Tyler Junior College ............................................................................................................................ 22
James Owens, Houston Community    Saturday: ―Visual Examination For Dummies, Part II,‖ Ronald G. Hancock............................................. 16
    College



2008 / Dallas
Convention Registration:
Sergio Sanchez, Northeast Texas
     Community College




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