Mary Molt
Housing and Dining Services
College of Human Ecology
785-532-0324
marymolt@k-state.edu

 

Ron Wilson
Huck Boyd Nat'l Institute for Rural Development
785-532-7690
rwilson@k-state.edu

 

Kathryn Harth, Program Coordinator
K-State Global Campus
785-532-2495
kharth@k-state.edu

 

Conference Registration
K-State Global Campus
785-532-5569
registration@k-state.edu

Seminar Schedule

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8 a.m.Registration & Continental Breakfast (Pastries & Beverages)
Forum Hall Lobby, K-State Student Union
8:30 - 10 a.m.

Welcome and Morning Keynote
Forum Hall, K-State Student Union

Keynote: Courageous Leadership
Presented by: 
Dr. Orlando Taylor, Vice President and Director at Fielding Graduate University

10 - 10:15 a.m.

Refreshment and Networking Break

10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

Panel Presentation:  Comments on Courage
Forum Hall, K-State Student Union

  • Mahbooba Babrakzai, Network Planner at Sprint
  • Carl Gerlach, Mayor of Overland Park, Kansas
  • Juanita McGowan, Former Director of American Ethnic Studies Program and Assistant Dean for Diversity, College of Arts & Sciences
  • Dan Meers, Author and Official Mascot of the Kansas City Chiefs
11:30 a.m. -
12:45 p.m.

Buffet Luncheon and Keynote
Grand Ballroom, 2nd Floor, K-State Student Union

Afternoon Keynote: 
Presented by: Lieutenant General Robert Brooks Brown, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

1 - 1:45 p.m.

Break-out Sessions (Round 1)

  • Mahbooba Babrakzai, Network Planner at Sprint
  • Carl Gerlach, Mayor of Overland Park, Kansas
  • Juanita McGowan, Former Director of American Ethnic Studies Program and Assistant Dean for Diversity, College of Arts & Sciences
  • Dan Meers, Author and Official Mascot of the Kansas City Chiefs
2 - 2:45 p.m.

Break-out Sessions (Round 2)

  • Break-out Sessions from Round 1 will be repeated.
2:45 - 3 p.m.Refreshment and Networking Break
3 - 3:30 p.m.Closing Remarks with Dr. Orlando Taylor
Forum Hall Lobby, K-State Student Union