Program Schedule 2016

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Tuesday, June 7

Time Event      Speaker
1 p.m. Registration Opens  
5 p.m. Opening Liturgy      Archbishop Joseph Tobin, celebrant
6:30 p.m. Dinner  
7:45 p.m. Welcome/Opening Remarks/Goals of the Symposium President Daniel J. Elsener
8:15 p.m. After dinner reception and networking  

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Wednesday, June 8

Breakout Sessions

A      Advancement
E      Enrollment
F      Academic Issues/Faculty Papers
G      Governance/Boards
I      Mission/Identity
M      Marketing
O      Operations
R      Retention/Student Success

 

Time Title Track
7:30 a.m. Mass
8-8:45 a.m. Breakfast
9-9:15 a.m. Welcome, Prayer, and Goals for the Day
President Daniel Elsener, Marian University
9:15-10:30 a.m. Keynote
Dr. John C. Lechleiter,
President and CEO, Eli Lilly and Co.
Integrating Faith and Work
10:30-10:45 a.m. Break and Refreshments
10:45 a.m.-Noon Concurrent Session I
Are You Million Dollar Ready? Characteristics of Highly Successful Development Shops
Angela White, Johnson Grossnickle and Associates
AM
Commonalities in Franciscan Recruitment
National Research Center for College & University Admissions
AM
Collaboration on Research - Graduate/Undergraduate F

Luca Pacioli and the Role of Accounting and Business: Early Lessons in Social Responsibility
Dr. Charles Coate, St. Bonaventure University
Dr. Mark Mitschow, SUNY- Geneseo

F
Franciscan Preaching: Forming Effective Communicators
Dr. Barbara Spies, Cardinal Stritch University
F
Cultivating an Assessment Culture
Dr. Sherry Jimenez, Marian University
F
St. Francis' Trinitarian Foundation for Leadership
Dr. Richard Nicholas, University of St. Francis
F
"Francis, Rebuild My House": Revising and Renewing General Education at the University of Saint Francis
Dr. Lance Richey, University of Saint Francis
Dr. Paul Schmidt, University of Saint Francis
F
The Institute for Green and Sustainable Science (GSS): Science and Sustainability at Marian University Part 1 of 2
Dr. Carl Lecher, Marian University
F
Spirituality, Self-Care and Servant Leadership
Ashley Skoczynski, Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration
F

"El mejor don es la pasion por la lectura"
Dr. Lynda Fernholz, Viterbo University

F
Maximizing the Effect of Service Learning on Pre-Service Teachers
Dr. Jenelle Abnett, Neumann University
F
 

Creating Health Care Leaders of Tomorrow through the Development of an Innovative Doctor of Physical Therapy Program with a Franciscan Flare
Patrick Cross, Briar Cliff University
Heidi Nelson, Briar Cliff University
Meggen Lloyd, Briar Cliff University

F
What They Expect and What We Hope They Learn: Teaching Theology of Marriage and Family to Undergraduate Students at a Franciscan College
Dr. Corey Harris, Alvernia University
Dr. Matthew Sherman, Marian University
F
Shaping Faculty as Classroom Leaders of Mission and Values
Dr. Patricia Hutchison, OSF, Neumann University
Dr. Janet Thiel, OSF, Neumann University
F
Sacred Time and Sacred Space--Our Need to Give Them Place in the Formation of Franciscan Leaders
Fr. David Meinzen, University of Saint Francis
I
Mission Assessment: Charism, Values & Effective Collaboration
Dr. Roberta McKelvie, Alvernia University
I
Recruiting Students for Mission
Mark Erdosy, Marian University
I
Franciscan Learning Community Initiative
Jeffrey Papia, Hilbert College
Francis Di Spigno, OFM, St. Bonaventure University
Dr. Cynthia Zane, Hilbert College
I
Ethical Issues in Medical Care
Dr. Thomas Nairn, OFM, Catholic Health Association of the United States
I
Catholic Social Teaching
Dr. Sean Lansing, Cardinal Stritch University
I
Operations
1. Best Practices in Outsourcing
Dr. Robert Rood, Lourdes University
2. A Sustainable Student Healthcare Coverage Model
James Clinton Jackson, Student Educational Benefit Trust3. Capital Financial Advisory Services--Regulations and Services
William Elliott, Blue Rose Capital Advisors4. Collaborative Brainstorming Session
Dr. Robert Rood, Lourdes University
O
Co-advising for First Generation College Students R
Service with A Smile: Clearing Students for Class
Alice Shelton, Marian University
R
12:15-1 p.m. Lunch
1:00-2:00 p.m. Luncheon Keynote
Dr. David Couturier, OFM,Cap.
Dean, School of Franciscan Studies,
St. Bonaventure University
From Crusading Monarchs to Capitalist Markets: The "Owner's Manual" for Franciscan Leaders
2:15-3:30 p.m. Plenary Session:
Franciscan Colleges and Universities: Past, Present and Future
Panel of Leaders from Sponsoring Religious Congregations
Moderator: Sr. Jean Marie Cleveland
3:30-3:45 p.m. Break and Refreshments
3:45-5:15 p.m. Concurrent Session 2
Using Alumni in Your Recruiting Efforts
Monica Emory, St. Bonaventure University
AME
Globalization F
Fostering a Community of Imagination in a Mission-Based Liberal Arts Institution: The Development of Leaders within a Professional School
Dr. David Turi, Felician University
F
Seeing Things Whole: Toward a Pedagogy of Servant Leadership as Religious Practice
Dr. Sylvia McGeary, Felician University
F
Franciscan Derived Market Economics: Working Towards Justice
Dr. Keith Knutson, Viterbo University
F
The Challenge and Promise of Franciscan Leadership: Valuing Goodness and Truth in a Technological World
Dr. Richard Kyte, Viterbo University
F
Not Just the Object of My Affection: Implications of a Relational God for Clinical Counseling
Dr. Mary Elizabeth Toler, Neumann University
F
Student Spiritual and Identity Development to Prepare Servant Leaders in the Augustus Tolton Honor Society: A Three-Year Trend Study
Dr. Alice McLaughlin, University of St. Francis
Jordan Duncan, University of St. Francis
F
Integrating Mission and Core Values into Pre-Service Teacher Dispositions: Developing Ethical Leaders with Moral Courage
Dr. Ann Licata, Alvernia University
F
The Integration and Utilization of the Franciscan Values throughout the Curriculum for the Development of Aspiring Health Care Leaders
Dr. Jodie Freeland, Marian University
Christina Kiger, Marian University
F
Creating a Franciscan Study Abroad Experience: A Consortium Approach
Dr. Wayne Powel, Saint Francis University
Tim Perkins, Saint Francis University
Anthony Shull, Marian University
F
The Institute for Green and Sustainable Science (GSS): Science and Sustainability at Marian University, Part 2 of 2
Dr. Carl Lecher, Marian University
F
Cultural Immersion, Pilgrimage and Leadership
Paul O'Keeffe, OFM, Franciscan Mission Service
Katrina Boedeker, University of Saint Francis
Dr. Kim Bowers, University of Saint Francis
Dr. Carl Jylland-Halverson, University of Saint Francis
F
Franciscan Pilgrimage for Business Students
John Cella, OFM, Franciscan Pilgrimage Programs
Greg Jakubowicz, OFM, Franciscan Pilgrimage Programs
C. Kevin Brayer, St. Bonaventure University
F
Enhancing Student Leadership through the Integration of Athletics, Academics and Studying Abroad
Dr. Geoffrey Karabin, Neumann University
F
Teaching Real-World Skills for Mission Work
Richard Antonine, Franciscan University of Steubenville
Brian Loot, Franciscan University of Steubenville
Catherine Recznik, Franciscan University of Steubenville
F
A Comparative Text Analysis of the Writings of St. Francis of Assisi and Franciscan University Mission Statements
Dr. Orlando Griego, University of St. Francis
Joseph Ferrello, University of St. Francis
F
The Co-Opting of Francis and Clare: What's Wrong with Franciscan Leadership
Sr. Laura Nettles, Viterbo University
F
 

Global Citizenship in the Franciscan Tradition--A Social Sciences Course Proposal
Sr. Honorata Grzeszczuk, CSSF, Felician University

F
Collaboration in Online Instruction and Instructional Methods F
Collaboration for Presidents, Board Chairs and Religious Community Leaders
President Daniel Elsener, Marian University
G
Reading Laudato Si through Franciscan Values
Dr. Jason Eberl, Marian University
I
Collaboration: Assessment of Mission and Identity (Part 1 of 2)
Dr. Sherry Jimenez, Marian University
I
Alternative Breaks: The Breaking Point
Jeanne Grammens Hidalgo, Marian University
I
Modeling Justice: Practical Institutional Support for Leaders
Dr. Mary Beth Yount, Neumann University
Danielle McNichol, Neumann University
I
Interfaith Cooperations at Franciscan Universities and Colleges
Dr. Norma Rocklage, OSF, Marian University
I
Operations

1. Human Resources Collaboration
Greg Ginder Marian University

2. Better Together? 403B Consortium
Marko Ungschick, Two West Advisors
Vern Cushenbery, Two West Advisors

3. Recent Department of Labor Changes

4. Collaborative Brainstorming Session
Greg Ginder, Marian University

O
Engaging Commuter Students R
Approaches to Career Discernment: Tools and Strategies to Guide Students to Fulfilling Work
Ellen Whitt, Marian University
R
FrankChats: A Multiple University Collaboration Supporting and Facilitating Civil Discourse
John B. Stevens, St. Bonaventure University
Dr. Jurate Kuras Harris, University of St. Francis
Dr. Maribel Valle, University of St. Francis
R
Fraternitas and the Duns Scotus Honors Program
Dr. Lisa Hedrick, University of St. Francis
R
Franciscan Value of Minority: Ethical Practice
Dr. Michelle Gilgannon, Cardinal Stritch University
R
5:30 p.m. Reception
6:15 p.m. Dinner

 

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Thursday, June 9

Breakout Sessions

A Advancement
E Enrollment
F Academic Issues/Faculty Papers
G Governance/Boards
I Mission/Identity
M Marketing
O Operations
R Retention/Student Success

 

Time Title Track
7:30 a.m. Mass
8-8:45 a.m. Breakfast
9-9:15 a.m. Welcome, Prayer, and Goals for the Day
President Daniel Elsener, Marian University
9:15-10:30 a.m. Keynote

AFCU’s First Collaborative Project: "Stopping the Leak in the Educational Pipeline: Improving Matriculation and Graduation Rates at Franciscan Colleges and Universities"

10:30-10:45 a.m. Break and Refreshments
10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Concurrent Session III
Mission and Money: The Spirituality of Development at a Franciscan University
Dr. Matthew Smith, University of Saint Francis
F
Managing Discount Rates
Ken Redd, National Association of College and University Business Officers
I
Communal Mystagogy: Reflecting Together on God's Mission and the Vocation of the Baptized
Dr. Emily Dykman, Viterbo University
I
Education Abroad Consortium II I
Giving Students Voice: Learning from Student Reflections on Their Transformation during the College Years
Dr. Patricia Hutchison, OSF, Neumann University
O
Courage Contemplation and the Seven Seas (Cs) for Guiding Leadership at a Franciscan University
Dr. Beth Roth, Alvernia University
Dr. Kevin Godfrey, Alvernia University
R
Integrating the Franciscan Charism into Academic Programs
Dr. Cindy Sloan, University of St. Francis
Dr. John Gambro, University of St. Francis
R
Cultivating the Enduring Spirit of Caring
Dr. Susan Steele-Moses, Our Lady of the Lake College
R
Taking the Values Off the Wall: Developing Responsible Leaders in the St. Bonaventure University School of Business
Dr. Carol Fischer, St. Bonaventure University
Dr. Michael Fischer, St. Bonaventure University
F
Franciscan Business Principles
Dr. Peter Craft, Felician University
F
Collaboration for Presidents, Board Chairs and Religious Community Leaders
President Daniel Elsener, Marian University
G
 

Ethical Leadership and Public Service
Dr. David Myers, Alvernia University

F
Orientation to the Founding Heritage
Sr. Mary Elizabeth Imler, OSF, University of St. Francis
Janine Hicks, University of St. Francis
F
Leading Ecologically: A Franciscan Call for an Ecology of Tenderness
Dr. Kevin Andrew Spicer, University of St. Francis
F
The Sylvania Franciscan Village
Sr. Rosine Sobczak, OSF, Lourdes University
Dr. Valerie Grondin, OSF, Lourdes University
F
Franciscan Leadership in Practice: A Case Study of a Faculty Development Change Process at Viterbo University
Gretel Stock-Kupperman, Viterbo University
F
Operations

  • Technology for Assessment of Student Learning
  • The Cloud in Our Future
  • Collaborative Brainstorming Discussion
    Dr. Sherry Jimenez, Marian University
    Ray Stanley, Marian University
O
Multicultural Engagement I
Best Practices First Year Experience Programs
Angelia Zielke, Marian University
Denise Harris, Hilbert College
O
Leadership Through Special Olympics: Serving, Learning, Leading
Dr. Paula Scraba, OSF, St. Bonaventure University
R
Franciscan Student Leadership Formation: A Model Created for Students by Students
Marykate McGurk, Neumann University
Amanda Saunders, Neumann University
Graduating students of Neumann University's Class of 2016
R
12:30-2 p.m. Lunch and Campus Tours
2:15-3:30 p.m. Keynote
Dr.. Thomas Nairn, OFM
Ethics in Education “Do Not Extinguish the Spirit of Prayer and Devotion”:  Franciscan Education and the Franciscan Moral Vision
3:30-3:45 p.m. Break and Refreshments
3:45-5:15 p.m. Concurrent Session IV
Developing Brand Equity as a Franciscan Institution AM
English for Science and Technology Mentoring (E-STM): How Siena's International Students Learn Language Through Service
Melody Hallenbeck Nadeau, Siena College
F
Collaboration: Assessment in Franciscan Colleges & Universities Assessment in General Education
Dr. Sherry Jimenez, Marian University
Faculty Panel from AFCU Institutions
F
Leadership in Franciscan Missionary Tradition: From Giles of Assisi to Junipero Serra
Dr. James Matenaer, Franciscan University of Steubenville
F
Literal Sense of Romans 9 -11: William of St. Thierry, Aquinas and Nicholas of Lyra
Dr. Mark Reasoner, Marian University
F
Collaboration among Teacher Preparation Program Presenters G
Developing Future Healthcare Professionals as Servant Leaders: A 5-Year Case Study at Our Lady of the Lake College
Dr. Rhoda Reddix, Our Lady of the Lake College
Rebecca Cannon, Our Lady of the Lake College
I
Franciscan Values and Workplace Motivation
Thomas Knothe, Viterbo University
I
Deconstructing The Church Lady: Empowering Female Leaders for Our Church
Julianne Wallace, St. Bonaventure University
Maggie Morris, St. Bonaventure University
O
Collaboration: Assessment of Mission and Identity (Part 2 of 2) O
 

Collaboration: Mission Trips (Part 2 0f 2)
Scott Opperman, University of Saint Francis
Patrick McKenzie, Neumann University

R
Collaboration: Formation
Adam Setmeyer, Marian University
R
Spirituality and Care of Medical Personnel: Enlisting Academic to Inspire Healers and Leaders
Rachel Forbes Kaufman, Forbes Consulting
F
Franciscan Campus Ministries and LGBTQ Emerging Adults
Dr. Arthur Canales, Marian University
Dr. Matthew Sherman, Marian University
F
Institutional Cyber Security F
Disaster Recovery F
Collaborative Brainstorming Discussion I
Using the Writings of Francis and Clare to Form Campus Leaders
Julie McElmurry, St. Bonaventure University
I
Clearance: A Strong Start for Students and Parents I
Early Alert Roundtable O
Financial Literacy R
Transformational Leadership (Poster Session)
Ellen Whitt, Marian University
Hannah Swogger, Marian University
R
Franciscan Career Transformation:Bridge to the World
Br. Gregory Cellini, OSF, St. Francis College
Mary Beth Wisniewski, Cardinal Stritch University
R
5:30-5:45 p.m. Closing Thoughts and Next Steps
President Daniel Elsener, Marian University
5:45 p.m. Reception
6:15 p.m. Closing Banquet

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