All Sessions

Schedule At-A-Glance (as of June 16)

The schedule is subject to change. All times are EDT (Eastern Daylight Time) zone.

Conference registration is required to participate in any of the sessions:

Tuesday, June 15 (Pre-conference)

3:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Addressing Critical Issues - A FCS Compass for the Future - Presenters: Drs. Virginia Vincenti, Cindy Miller, Janet Laster, Gladys Gary Vaughn, and Janine Duncan
Wednesday, June 16

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

AAFCS Distinguished Service Awards Celebration honoring Joanne Bankston

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM 

Awards of Excellence New Achiever and Leader, Scholarship, and Fellowship Recognition (each link showcases award recipients)

11:05 AM - 12:35 PM

Opening General Session - Zoom Fatigue & Media Panel - Special Message from Kathryn Kueppers (Miss Minnesota 2019); Media Panel:  Danielle Dreilinger (Journalist/Author, “The Secret History of Home Economics”), Johnathan Radford (WBTV News, Charlotte, N.C.), Kim Nelson (ABC reality-TV show, "Shark Tank" entrepreneur).

12:35 PM - 1:05 PM

Lunch and Learn:  Take this opportunity to view the...
- Professional and Graduate Student Research Poster Presentations sponsored by Community of Colleges, Universities and Research (CUR)
- Undergraduate Student Research Poster Presentations sponsored by the Assembly of Higher Education (AHE)
- Juried Design Showcase sponsored by the Community of Apparel, Textiles and Design (ATD)

12:35 PM - 2:05 PM

National Coalition for Black Development in Family and Consumer Sciences Board Meeting

1:05 PM - 1:35 PM

FCS Talks - Breakout #1

1:40 PM - 2:10 PM

FCS Talks - Breakout #2

2:10 PM - 3:10 PM

Community of Diversity and Inclusion Business Meeting

2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

FCS Talks - Breakout #3

2:45 PM - 3:00 PM

Stretch Break – 250+ Step Challenge

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Closing General Session: Reunite, Reflect and Win Door Prizes

3:25 PM - 4:10 PM

MN Educational Experience #1: Cherrywood Hand Dyed Fabrics Virtual Tour

4:15 PM - 5:20 PM

MN Educational Experience # 2: Virtual TourSPAM™azing Virtual Tour

Thursday, June 17



10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

AAFCS Distinguished Service Awards Celebration honoring Karen Bergh

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

National Teacher of the Year Sponsored by Goodheart-Willcox 

11:05 AM - 12:15 PM

Thursday General Session - P. Courtney Gaine, Ph.D., R.D. (President and CEO, The Sugar Association), "How Much Sugar Can I Have? And a few other things we think you’d like to know about!"

12:15 PM - 12:30 PM

Stretch Break – 250+ Step Challenge

12:30 PM - 12:45 PM

Lunch and Learn:  Take this opportunity to view the...
- Professional and Graduate Student Research Poster Presentations sponsored by Community of Colleges, Universities and Research (CUR)
- Undergraduate Student Research Poster Presentations sponsored by the Assembly of Higher Education (AHE)
- Juried Design Showcase sponsored by the Community of Apparel, Textiles and Design (ATD)

12:45 PM - 2:15 PM

National Coalition for Black Development in Family and Consumer Sciences Business Meeting

12:45 PM - 1:15 PM

FCS Talks - Breakout #4A

1:15 PM - 1:45 PM

FCS Talks - Breakout #4B

1:50 PM - 2:20 PM

FCS Talks - Breakout #5

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Community of Colleges, Universities, and Research (CUR) and Assembly of Higher Education (AHE) Oral Research Presentations

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Leadership Development via AAFCS Leadership Academy - Learn more about the Academy, successes and how to get involved.

2:30 PM- 3:30 PM

Community of Lifelong Professionals - Transition to Lifelong Professionals

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Community of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Membership Survey Results

3:40 PM - 5:15 PM

MN Educational Experience #3: Duluth Pack

Friday, June 18

 

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

AAFCS Distinguished Service Awards Celebration honoring Duane Whitbeck

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Friday General Session – Dawn Burton (Program Specialist in Health and Wellness,
Prairie View, A&M University), Dionardo Pizaña (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Specialist, Michigan State University Extension), Rachel Welborn (Associate Director, Southern Rural Development Center), "Coming Together for Racial Understanding - A Tasting Session for Dialogues on Race"

12:05 PM - 12:35 PM

Lunch and Learn:  Take this opportunity to attend the...
- Presentation of Juried Design Showcase sponsored by the Community of Apparel, Textiles, and Design (ATD)
- Announcement of the Best of Show (Professional and Student Categories)

12:05 PM - 1:35 PM

National Coalition for Black Development in Family and Consumer Sciences Anniversary Celebration

12:40 PM - 2:40 PM

Powering the Profession in Unprecedented Times presented by the Communities of Taking it to the Streets; Family Economics and Resource Management; and Family Relations and Human Development.

12:40 PM - 1:10 PM

FCS Talks - Breakout #6

1:15 PM - 1:45 PM

FCS Talks - Breakout #7

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Alliance for Family & Consumer Sciences Meeting

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Community of Lifelong Professionals Business Meeting

2:00 PM - 2:10 PM

IGNITE: FCS Fast Talks

2:15 PM - 2:25 PM

IGNITE: FCS Fast Talks

2:30 PM - 2:40 PM

IGNITE: FCS Fast Talks

2:45 PM - 2:55 PM

IGNITE: FCS Fast Talks

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Stretch Break – 250+ Step Challenge

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Closing General Session: FCSsuccess in Leadership 

4:40 PM - 5:15 PM

MN Educational Experience #4: Quincy Street Kitchen Virtual Tour


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