2016 BCC Annual Meeting Schedule


Day 1: Thursday, March 24th

10am – 5pm Registration and Check-In

11am – 12noon Building the Network (BTN)

12noon – 1:45pm Opening Session Luncheon (Buffet Lunch)

Welcome & Greetings: Dr. Raspiller, President, John Tyler Community College

Lavar Stoney, Secretary of the Commonwealth

Theresa Thomas, President of VCCA

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Christopher Lee, Associate Vice Chancellor for HR, VCCS, who will address what challenges our diverse students will face in the workforce and how to prepare them to overcome barriers and be successful.

2pm – 3pm Concurrent Sessions #1 ( select one session )

3:15pm – 4:15pm Concurrent Sessions #2 ( select one session )


4:15pm – 4:45pm Break and Hotel Check In

5pm – 5:30pm Awards Ceremony

5:30pm – 6:15pm Black Concerns Commission Business Meeting

6:30pm Social Hour and Dinner on your own

Day 2: Friday, March 25th

7:45am – 9:20am Breakfast on your own (coffee available & cookies available at front desk)

9:30am – 10:30am Concurrent Sessions #3 ( select one session )

10:45am – 11:45am Concurrent Sessions #4 ( select one session )

11:45am – 12:15pm Break & Hotel Check-Out

12:15pm – 2pm Closing Luncheon (Buffet Lunch)

Keynote Speaker: Elizabeth Psimas, Vice Mayor of Portsmouth

2pm – 2:45pm Announcements/Door Prizes/ Adjournment

2:45pm – 3:00pm Break

3:00pm – 5:00pm BCC Officers, MALS, & Planning Committee Members Meeting