Article by: Audrey Cowling & Sanjana Dey
At the September 19th PACADA Retreat, we will welcome Dr. Tim Elmore as our Keynote Speaker. Dr. Elmore is the Founder and President of Growing Leaders, a non-profit organization dedicated to developing young leaders. He is passionate about understanding the emerging generation and helping adults teach them how to succeed.
In particular, his organization provides public schools, state universities, and corporations with the tools they need to develop individuals who can impact and transform society. The Growing Leaders team also equips young adults to take on real-life opportunities and challenges in the classroom, in their careers, and in the community.
Dr. Elmore has spoken to more than 500,000 students, faculty, and business leaders on campuses across the country. His expertise on the emerging generation and generational diversity in the workplace has garnered a wealth of positive media coverage. He is also the author of more than 30 books, including the best-selling Generation iY: Our Last Chance to Save Their Future, Habitudes®: Images that Form Leadership Habits and Attitudes, Life Giving Mentors, and 12 Huge Mistakes Parents Can Avoid: Leading Your Kids to Succeed in Life.
Among his notable work, Dr. Elmore’s Habitudes allow for a new and refreshing outlook on the concept of leadership as it applies to the current generation of undergraduate students, one he refers to as Generation Z. Dr. Elmore’s concept of Habitudes recognizes the value of visual imagery, especially within today’s technologically savvy society, and emphasizes the importance of these images with respect to informing leadership pedagogies. To learn more about how we can best work with the college students of today to create better leaders for tomorrow, please join us at the PACADA retreat on September 19th.
**Click here for retreat and membership registration details**
**Click here for tentative Fall Retreat 2017 Schedule**
**Additionally, Raid your Closets! On-site at the Beck Agricultural Center the CCO will accept professional attire donations for the Career Closet! Attendees can drop-off items during check-in/registration in the morning and during the lunch hour.**
**Schedule Subject to Change**
|8:00am-8:30am||Check-In||Registration Check-in, Light Breakfast (Coffee, Donuts, Bagels, etc.)|
|8:30am-8:45am||Opening – 30th Anniversary Kickoff||Welcome, Intro 30th Anniversary Items, News Reels, Recognizing Membership Activity|
|8:45am-9:15am||Family Feud||Fun Activity For All!|
|9:20am-9:50am||Founders Panel||30th Anniversary Founding Members Panel|
|10:00am-10:50am||Block #1||See Below|
|11:00am-11:30am||PACADA Recruiting/Business Reports||30th Anniversary Edition; State of the Association & Committee Reports|
|11:30am-1:00pm||Lunch and Social Activities||Honey Baked Ham Lunches, Outside Games, Board Game Room,|
|Tour of Phenotyping Facility, Yoga/Zumba|
|1:00pm-1:50pm||Block #2||See Below|
|2:00pm-2:50pm||Block #3||See Below|
|3:00pm-4:00pm||Keynote||Dr. Tim Elmore|
|4:00pm-4:30pm||Closing||Celebration Cake, Door Prizes, Final Remarks|
**These topics are tentative and are subject to change**
|Break Out Session Topics|
|Habitudes – Students|
|Habitudes – Advisors|