2014 Summer Meeting of Academic Ombuds
July 20th & 21st
Medical College of Wisconsin
The 12th annual gathering provides an opportunity for academic ombuds (AO) to become better acquainted, share concerns unique to our professional environments, and to support and learn from each other’s experience.
GENERAL REGISTRATION is $75 and includes:
Sunday, July 20
- 4:00 – 5:30 Academic Roundtable
- 5:30 – 6:30 Opening Reception
Monday, July 21
- Guided discussions on challenges and practice topics identified by participants
- NEW! AO Briefs: 20-minute presentations, with Q&A, facilitated by three separate attendees
- Small group discussions including case studies, emerging issues, and planning for 2015
- Great opportunities for informal interactions
- Breakfast, lunch, and snacks
Sunday, July 20 (8:30 – 3:30)
NEW ACADEMIC OMBUDS WORKSHOP
A workshop for new ombuds on best practices, presented by current academic ombuds practitioners. The cost is $80 and includes presentation materials, breakfast, lunch, snacks.
LODGING: Single and double rooms are available for $139/night plus tax. Hotel is walking distance to campus, but a shuttle is also available. To make your reservation, please call the hotel no later than Thursday, June 19, 2014.
The Ambassador Hotel: 414-345-5000 or 888-322-3326.
To ensure the group rate, you must ask for the Summer Meeting of Academic Ombuds/Marquette Ombuds Office group block when you make reservation. Group rates are available two (2) days prior and two (2) days following our events, subject to availability. There is so much to do in the summer in Milwaukee—please consider extending your visit!
The hotel http://www.ambassadormilwaukee.com.
About Milwaukee http://www.visitmilwaukee.org
Transportation to and in Milwaukee http://www.visitmilwaukee.org/visitors/transportation
Please contact our 2014 host should you have any questions:
Kerry Egdorf, Ombuds, Marquette University
New Ombuds Orientation and Reception
Summer Meeting of Academic Ombuds and Sunday's Reception Registration