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Classi-Con high 5

CLASSIFIED CONFERENCE
JUNE 1-3, 2021

Register for ClassiCon 2021 Here

Registration deadline: Friday, May 21st

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Tuesday june 1st

11:00 am - 11:45 am On-Campus Drive-In Welcome & Kickoff! (EVENT)
Join President Pam Luster, Campus Leaders, and the ClassiCon Planning Committee for a Drive-In Kickoff to ClassiCon 2021! Hear a welcome address, and pick up ClassiCon Swag, educational supplies, and a to-go burrito!  This is the only in person event and will be held with attendees inside their cars, masks and safe distancing in Lot 3 (near the football field)

11:45 am - 12:45 pm Drive-Thru Supplies Distribution (PICK UP ONLY)

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Cultural Cook-Along
Join Tonya Whitfield for a cook-along class, to create a simple, elegant Israeli Couscous dish.
Ingredients available to pick up on campus, and an ingredient list will be distributed prior.


Wednesday june 2nd

9:00 am - 9:50 am Coffee and Conversation
Do you miss gathering in the breakroom and having a human conversation with another adult?  About something that isn’t related to work?  Grab your morning coffee, tea, or juice and join us to chat! Don’t worry, we’ll have ice-breakers in case you’ve forgotten how to have a conversation.  

10:00 am - 11:00 Mental Health Workshop - Maria Aurora San Pedro
Description TBA

11:15 am - 12:15 pm AFT Updates with Q&A - Jim Mahler
Hear from AFT 1931 President Jim Mahler about updates from AFT. Ask questions about your contract, workplace, rights, benefits, and protections.  

12:30 pm - 1:20 Lunch Break, Updates, Announcements, and Chat
You’ve been on Zoom for 3 hours! Why don’t you give your eyes a break? Or if you want to have a lunch chat, we’ll provide a zoom room to hang out in.  

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Canvas Basics - Todd Williamson
Canvas is the learning management system used across SDCCD. Come to this workshop to learn how to troubleshoot, help students navigate their Canvas courses, as well as how to set up Canvas for program purposes to share information with students and the campus.

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Outlook Tips & Best Practices - Tony Lo
Learn some tips for using Outlook more efficiently! How to manage your inbox, archive emails, backup and retrieve old emails, use mail merge, and more!

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Printmaking Workshop - Jenny Armer
Learn how to create your own relief carving! People have used relief carving to create art throughout the centuries, from ancient Egypt and Greece to current day. You will start with a flat panel of linoleum and a carving tool to gouge out your design.  Supplies will be available for pick-up during the drive in event on Tuesday. If you are not able to attend the pickup, you will be sent a list of supplies to purchase. 

3:00 pm - 3:50 pm HR Benefits with Q & A - Ursula Salbato, SDCCD Benefits and Retirement Supervisor
Join Ursula Salbato, SDCCD Benefits and Retirement Supervisor, to learn about your benefits. This workshop will cover topics like how to set up a 403b or 457b retirement account and Steps to Retirement, how to take advantage of tax benefits, and will include time for questions and answers.


Thursday june 3rd

9:00 am - 9:50 am Coffee and Conversation
Do you miss gathering in the breakroom and having a human conversation with another adult? About something that isn’t related to work? Grab your morning coffee, tea, or juice and join us to chat! Don’t worry, we’ll have ice-breakers in case you’ve forgotten how to have a conversation.  

10:00 am - 11:00 am Adobe Video & Graphic Editing Basics - Alan Goodman
Join Alan Goodman & Todd Williamson to learn about basic Adobe Video & Graphic editing tools and features and how they’ve used this software on-the-job.

10:00 am - 11:00 am Yoga - Julie Zuniga
A relaxing hour of gentle physical exercise, postures, breathing techniques, and meditation

11:15 am - 12:15 pm African Headwraps: From Simple to Complex - Judy Sundayo
An African Headwrap is a piece of cloth tied around the head in an intricate style. It can be a strong cultural statement and a fashionable accessory. Join this workshop to learn of the versatile reasons behinds and styles of African Headwraps.  

11:15 am - 12:15 pm Bootcamp Exercise Class - Kelsey Graham & Steve Sanchez
Boot camp circuit workout works your entire body with cardio, lower body, upper body, and core exercises. No equipment needed for this challenging workout, only your own body weight!

12:30 pm - 1:20 pm Lunch Break, Updates, Announcements, and Chat
You’ve been on Zoom for 3 hours! Why don’t you give your eyes a break? Or if you want to have a lunch chat, we’ll provide a zoom room to hang out in. 

1:30 pm - 2:20 pm Bingo - Elizabeth Hazen & Rachel Schwarz
Virtual Bingo! Play some Bingo! It’ll be fun! 

1:30 pm - 2:20 pm Work & Life Balance - Alicia Lopez, Cathy Palestini, Mona King
How do you stay organized and make the most of your workday? How do you maintain motivation and enthusiasm over a long career? Hear some tips from your fellow Classified Professionals!

2:30 pm - 3:20 pm World Trivia - Classified Professional Learning Committee Members
Do you love trivia night? Trivial Pursuit? Join us for trivia about cultures of the world! 

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Closing Ceremony


 


 

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