2017 JACC State Convention

2017 JACC STATE CONVENTION

WHAT: More than 400 students, faculty, speakers, judges and vendors will attend the 62nd annual JACC State Convention. Every effort is made to include all aspects of reporting and writing across all platforms—along with photography and video—in our sessions. Professional critiques, information from 4-year transfer institutions, dozens of speaker sessions and deadline contests are open to all students.

WHEN:  Thursday, March 30, through Saturday, April 1, 2017.

WHERE: DoubleTree Hotel in Sacramento – 2001 Point W Way, Sacramento, CA 95815

BEHAVIOR POLICY: Download the Behavior Policy

 

HOTEL REGISTRATION INFO

Hotel Room Rate: $129 per night (same rate for single and double rooms)

Hotel Reservation Deadline: Thursday, March 2, 2017, 5 p.m.

Hotel Rooming List Deadline:Thursday, March 2, 2017, 5 p.m.

 

TO MAKE A HOTEL RESERVATION

Email the following to Megan.Chappell@hilton.com

1. Adviser’s Name

2. School Name

3. Number of single rooms needed

4. Number of double rooms needed

5. Arrival date

6. Departure date

7. Rollaways requested (complimentary as long as available on a first-come first-serve basis)

8. Credit card to guarantee the reservation (cancellation policy is 24 hours before check-in)

9. Payment method (what the final payment method will be)

 

Questions?

Contact JACC 2017 Convention Co-Chairs Judy House at judyh@cos.edu OR Cindy McGrath at mcgrathlmc@aol.com

 

REGISTRATION FOR CONVENTION: Registration is now open

Registration is for MEMBER schools only; individuals can not register. All registrations must include a name, twitter and email address for each delegate to be considered valid.

By Thursday, March 9, 2017

Hotel Registration Discount*:
$250/ person

Regular Registration Fee (for commuters):
$300/ person

After March 9, 2017

Late Hotel Discount Registration Fee:
$300/ person

Late Regular Registration Fee (for commuters):
$350/ person

 

GETTING THERE: JACC does not provide transportation to and from the airport or train station. You will need to make travel arrangements for your delegation.

WHAT TO EXPECT: A well-planned, motivating, inspiring and educational experience for both students and faculty.

WHEN SHOULD I GET THERE: In plenty of time to check in all your students and plan time to eat. A flyer will be posted online with info on nearby restaurants.

WHERE DO I GO FOR MORE INFORMATION?
The final conference schedule will be posted a few weeks prior to convention, with the provision that we will make last-minute changes.

Until then, updates will be posted regularly on the JACC website http://jacconline.org
and the JACC faculty Facebook page
We will also post updates on the JACC Faculty Group email list. Closer to the conference, we’ll use Twitter and Instagram.

The students also have their own Facebook page, and the student presidents will be posting their updates there.

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