2019 Faculty Leadership Institute

Deadline to Register/Application Deadline: 
Monday, June 3, 2019 - 5:00pm

The Faculty Leadership Institute will be held June 13 - 15, 2019 at the Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel located at 1230 J St, 13th And J Street Sacramento, CA, 95814. More information coming soon!


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Early Registration: $575

Late Registration: $625 Starts June 4, 2019

Please contact with questions events [at] asccc.org or call 916-445-4753x102.


Hotel & Travel

Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel   
1230 J St, 13th And J Street
Sacramento, CA, 95814
Citizen Hotel
926 J St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
Due to the high demand in hotel requests we have booked a small group block at The Citizen Hotel.  Rate at $215 - this is a significant reduced rate from what is currently available at the Sheraton.  Please use this link: Rooms must be booked before June 3rd.  These rooms will sell out so please book immediately.

Book your group rate for ASCCC

The Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel is offering a special group rate of $159.00 USD per night for single/double.  To reserve your sleeping rooms for the event, pleasse use the provided reservations link below or please call 1-916-447-1700. The cut-off date to reserve the special group rate is May 22, 2019. All reservation requests and/or changes received after the cut-off date will be accepted on a space and rate available basis. Driving directions can be found here. Parking is $25.00 for overnight guests as well as those driving in the day of the event. For those flying, Sacramento International Airport is the closest airport to the hotel. The hotel does not provide complimentary airport shuttle transportation.
Reservations Link: Book your group rate for ASCCC Faculty Leadership Institute
Please contact Academic Senate Event Team at events [at] asccc.org or 916-445-4753x102 with any questions or concerns.


Tentative Schedule Subject to Change

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Welcome Lunch

1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. Legislative Cycle and Advocacy: Political Landscape and Power Dynamics of Sacramento

2:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Advocacy at the System Level: Connecting Local Advocacy to Statewide Politics

4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Legislation and Budget

Thursday, June 13, 2019

8:30 a.m. Meet in the Lobby for walking tour

9:00 a.m. Tour of the Capitol

11:00 a.m. Meet and Greet at the Chancellor’s Office


12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.  Lunch

12:45 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.   Brief Welcome

1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.   General Session 1: Consultation and Goernance

2:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.   Break

2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Community College Budget or Where Money Comes From

3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Break

3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Resolution Writing 101: Resolution Writing Made Easy

4:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Break

4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. First Breakout Sessions

  1. Creating a More Effective Senate by Establishing Strong Relationships (Unions,
    Administration, Boards of Trustees)
  2. Womyn’s Leadership Circle
  3. Resolution Writing 102: Master Class in Resolution Writing
  4. Principled to Pragmatic; the art of knowing the limits of your flexibility

6:00 p.m. Resolution Due

6:15 p.m. Dinner with Executive Committee Members

Friday, June 14, 2019

6:30 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Walking and Talking (optional)

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Breakfast

9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. General Session 2: The Role of the Senate President

9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. The Brown Act

10:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Coffee Break

11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Second Breakout Session

  1. The Role of the Senate President
  2. Mentoring and Growing Faculty Leaders, Start Looking for your Replacement Now!
  3. Setting the Agenda for the Academic Senate
  4. The Brown Act, Follow-up to the General Session

12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.  Luncheon

12:45 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. General Session 3: Faculty Diversification: Setting the Local Agenda for Next Year

2:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.  Break

2:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Third Breakout Session

  1. Developing Leadership Style
  2. Civil Discourse: Engaging with Colleagues Who May Not Like You
  3. Research and Data: Driving Dialog and Decisions Making
  4. Making an Action Plan for the Senate Around Faculty Diversification

3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Break

4:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. General Session 4: Resolution Amendment Writing

4:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Get more coffee and find your Area Meeting

4:45 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Area Meetings: Building A Community

6:00 p..m. Resolution Amendments Due

6:00 p.m. President’s Reception

Saturday, June 15, 2019

6:30 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Walking and Talking (optional)

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Breakfast

9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Fourth Breakout Session

  1. Senate Resources at Your Finger Tips: Using the Local Senates Handbook, Navigating the ASCCC Website, When to Call for Help
  2. Conversation with the President and Vice President
  3. Managing Conflict
  4. Womyn’s Leadership Circle II

10:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Break

10:15 a.m. General Session 5: Mock Plenary Session

12:00 p.m. Adjournment