New Presidents Program Share Share this page on Twitter Share this page on Facebook Share this page on LinkedIn Print this page Email this page Page Content(Sponsored by Ellucian) Friday, January 3, 8:30 a.m.–8:00 p.m. Saturday, January 4, 7:00 a.m.–1:15 p.m. Immediately prior to the Presidents Institute, CIC offers a program for recently appointed college and university presidents, typically in their first or second year. A program for spouses and partners of recently appointed presidents runs concurrently. The programs are led by experienced presidents and presidential spouses and afford opportunities to meet and share ideas with others who are new to the presidency and to the role of presidential spouse. Please pre-register for this program using the online registration form.Download the program brochure. Friday, January 3 8:00–11:30 a.m. New Presidents Program Registration 8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. Computer Kiosks (Sponsored by The Learning House, Inc.) Computer stations are available for participants to check email. Program for New Presidents 8:30–9:15 a.m. Continental Breakfast 9:15–9:25 a.m. Welcoming Remarks Mary Pat Seurkamp, Senior Advisor and Director, CIC New Presidents Program, and President Emerita, Notre Dame of Maryland University 9:25–10:35 a.m. Making Connections L. Jay Lemons, President, Susquehanna University 10:45–11:45 a.m. The Changed Environment for Presidential Leadership Thomas L. Hellie, President, Linfield College 1:45–3:00 p.m. Financial Fundamentals and Strategies for the New President F. Robert Huth, Jr., Vice President for Business and Chief Financial Officer, Stetson University Wendy B. Libby, President, Stetson University 3:00–4:00 p.m. Enrollment, Marketing, and Today’s Students: Getting Them in the Door Roger N. Casey, President, McDaniel College Sharon D. Herzberger, President, Whittier College 4:00–4:15 p.m. Refreshment Break 4:15–5:15 p.m. The Strategic and Entrepreneurial President—What Does This Mean? Paul Hennigan, President, Point Park University 5:15–5:45 p.m. Small Group Discussions with Presidential Facilitators Program for New Presidential Spouses and Partners 8:30–9:15 a.m. Continental Breakfast 9:15–9:20 a.m. Welcome Katherine M. Whatley, Vice President for Annual Programs, CIC 9:20–10:30 a.m. Introductions: Making Connections J. Laird Hanson, Presidential Spouse, Hamline University Lynne C. Joyce, Presidential Spouse, Brevard College 10:45–11:45 a.m. Varied Roles of the Presidential Spouse or Partner: Different Paths to Success J. Laird Hanson Lynne C. Joyce 2:00–5:00 p.m. Group Discussions: Current Issues and Challenges for Presidential Spouses and Partners Discussion topics will be determined with input from participants. J. Laird Hanson Lynne C. Joyce 3:15–3:30 p.m. Refreshment Break Joint Sessions for New Presidents and Spouses and PartnersNoon–1:30 p.m. Luncheon for New Presidents and Spouses and Partners Welcome: Scott D. Miller, President, Bethany College (WV), and Chair, CIC New Presidents Program Advisory Committee Speaker: Jennifer L. Braaten, President, Ferrum College 6:30–8:00 p.m. Reception and Dinner for New Presidents and Spouses and Partners Hosts: Carol A. Leary, President, Bay Path College, and Lynne C. Joyce, Presidential Spouse, Brevard College Remarks: Richard Ekman, President, CIC Saturday, January 4 Program for New Presidents 7:00–8:00 a.m. Breakfast for New Presidents 8:00–9:45 a.m. Working with the Board: Basics and Beyond Thomas F. Flynn, President, Alvernia University Linda N. Hanson, President, Hamline University Moderator: Douglas M. Orr, President Emeritus, Warren Wilson College 12:30–1:15 p.m. Closing Remarks and Questions Mary Pat Seurkamp Program for New Presidential Spouses and Partners7:00–8:00 a.m. Breakfast for New Presidential Spouses and Partners 8:00–9:45 a.m. Finding Your Niche on Campus and in the Community Lynne C. Joyce 12:30–1:15 p.m. Closing Remarks and Questions J. Laird Hanson Lynne C. Joyce Joint Sessions for New Presidents and Spouses and Partners 9:45–10:00 a.m. Refreshment Break 10:00–11:30 a.m. The President and Institutional Advancement—What’s the Goal? David C. Joyce, President, Brevard College Beverly Daniel Tatum, President, Spelman College 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m. You Got the Job, Now What? William T. Luckey, Jr., President, Lindsey Wilson College 12:15–12:30 p.m. Refreshment Break Please pick up a boxed lunch and proceed to a session.