SYNCH 2023:

Building Bridges to Understanding

January 5, 2023

Brightpoint Community College is pleased to announce the theme for its second annual SYNCH symposium entitled SYNCH 2023: Building Bridges to Understanding which will explore topics that bridge culture and DEIA through culturally responsive pedagogical and social practices in higher education. This year's symposium seeks to share strategies and techniques that bridge gaps in workforce development and classroom practices and develop the 4Cs of 21st century learning: communication, collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking. The SYNCH symposium is a hyflex conference offered free of charge to all Virginia higher education professionals each January and is hosted by Brightpoint Community College in Central, Virginia.

Guest Speakers

Ms. Elizabeth Creamer, Vice President of Workforce Development, Community College Workforce Alliance (CCWA)

Dr. Edward "Ted" Raspiller, President of Brightpoint Community College