Summer Conference 2012

Tending Your Professional Toolbox

Duck at oregon gardens

Due to the popularity of the location, this professional development and networking event will once again be located at the lovely Oregon Garden in Silverton. Join AAWCC Oregon chapter for an opportunity to sharpen your professional tools with a variety of workshops and time for networking with others from statewide community colleges.

Thursday, July 19, 2012
8:30am to 4pm
Oregon Garden in Silverton, OR.
Summer Conference Agenda
Registration is now closed.
For lodging info at the spectacular Moonstone Oregon Garden Resort Hotel just follow the link and use AAWCC as the group ID and password to receive a reduced rate of $99.
Contact Lynn Melow at Chemeketa Community College by email at or by phone, 503-399-5012.

Generations in the Workplace

Spend the day focusing on professional development while surrounded by the beauty and serenity of the Oregon Garden. Breakfast, lunch, and admission to the Garden are included in the conference fee of $75, same price as last year!

  • The day begins with breakfast and time for networking with your colleagues and counterparts from around the state.
  • GwenEllyn Anderson, instructor and recognized expert in Brain-Based Learning, will present a very useful session entitled, "Tools and Tips for Cultivating Relationships across Generations".
  • The second session is "Solving Office Dilemmas One App at a Time", a showcase of productivity apps from your colleagues around the state.
  • The final session is Building Workplace Resiliency, featuring Nancy Baldwin, certified specialist from Salem Hospital where she develops and implements programs for the community to build vigor and enhance your spirit.
  • Amplify your experience by taking a tram tour to learn more about and enjoy the spectacular Oregon Garden during a break.

Previous Summer Conferences

See images, workshops and themes from previous Summer Conferences.