The 2014 fall semester officially began for SWTJC faculty with the start of fall convocation on Wednesday, Aug. 20.
In addition to the president's welcome and presentations by vice presidents, associate vice presidents and deans, Wednesday's agenda included division and department meetings.
Highlighting Wednesday's agenda was keynote speaker Isa Adney's presentation on student success for low-income students.
According to her website, Adney is the country’s premiere student success speaker for low-income students, teaching young people how to break cycles of poverty through building an educational community, and spreading the message that people matter most in education.
Thursday's schedule included a variety of presentations and breakout sessions.
Classes begin Monday Aug. 25 on all sites.
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