Outline of Schedule


Wednesday, June 19

Joint Convening on Student Success Strategies: MCCS and UMS

8:30-9:00 am:          Registration and networking

9:00-9:20 am:          Welcome with President Daigler and Chancellor Page
9:20-10:45 am:        Keynote address: Dr. Monika Mala, Director of Alliance Relations, Complete College America

11:00-11:50 am:      Breakout Session One

12:00-1:00 pm:        Lunch

1:00-1:50 pm:          Breakout Session Two

2:00-2:30 pm:          Reflections and report out

2:30-2:35 pm:          Transition to leadership session

2:35-4:00 pm:          Facilitated discussion with Complete College America (for MCCS/UMS leadership: Presidents, VPs,  CAOs, Deans of Enrollment)

5:00 pm:                  Barbecue for the MCCS community

Thursday, June 20

MCCS Connects

8:00-8:30 am:           Registration and networking

8:30-9:45 am:           Plenary Session

  • Opening remarks: President Daigler
  • MCCS Strategic Plan: Who, What, Why

9:55-10:55 am:         Breakout Session One

11:00 am - Noon:      Lunch

12:10-1:40 pm:         Keynote speaker: Dr. Mark Milliron, Co-founder & Chief Learning Officer, Civitas Learning

1:50-2:50 pm:           Breakout Session Two

3:00-4:00 pm:           Breakout Session Three

Friday, June 21

Summit Affinity Groups – Friday Morning

8:00 - 9:00 am:         Continental Breakfast available in Eagle's Nest

9:00 am - Noon:        College leadership will be meeting in affinity groups to discuss how themes of the summit will shape strategic plans and statewide activities moving forward.

Ideally, each college and the MCCS will be represented by one person in each of roles listed below. Specific titles vary across the campuses. Colleges may also choose to send a designee instead. If anyone has any questions about Friday’s sessions please email sgrasky@mccs.me.edu.


Affinity Group

- Role Expected

- Role Expected


Presidents & Academic Affairs

- President

- Chief Academic Officer/Academic Dean


Admissions & Public Relations/Communications

- Dean of Enrollment/Director of Admissions

- Director of Marketing & Communications


Business Office & Financial Aid

- Chief Financial Officer/Dean of Finance

- Director of Financial Aid


Institutional Research & Information Technology

- Director of Institutional Research

- CIO/Director of IT


Student Life & Student Support and Advising

- Dean of Students

- Director of Advising/Director of Student Success


Workforce Development & Registration

- Dean/Director of Workforce Development/Director of Business Services

- Registrar