Family and Consumer Sciences

June 18-19, 2014
Brigham Young University
Wilkinson Student Center, Provo, UT


This online registration site is closed. You will now need to register onsite the first day of the conference.


"KEEP CALM explore FACS"

FACS Conference Sessions at a Glance
FACS Limited Class Size
FACE Session Descriptions

Keynote Speaker for June 18th is Brooks Harper,an author, speaker, and career expert. Brooks aspires to the belief that every day is an interview and an opportunity to turn "learning into earning." His book 7 Skills to Make Mills has been incorporated into economics, business, and career-success curricula as the go-to-book for teaching interview skills, self-marketing, personal branding and soft skills development.

Keynote Speaker for June 19th is Shelli Barnum. Shelli's presentation is entitled "Marketing Strong FACS Programs." She will present current research data that addresses issues related to FACS. This will be helpful in obtaining an accurate impression of attitudes from key stakeholders to aid in marketing strong FACS programs at the local level.

Limited-Space Classes: Good news! No fees will be collected this year for the classes that provide project materials. Please be aware, advance registration is still required. Space and materials are limited. Your name badge will document each of your chosen limited-space classes, and is required for entrance at the door.

Regarding All Quilt/Interior Design/Fashion Design for display on Wednesday, June 18, 9:35 a.m.–4:00 p.m., please contact Roberta Merrill (rsm5150msr@gmail.com).

For information on Exhibits/Vendors for Thursday, June 19, 8-2:30 p.m., contact Suzanne Dent (suzanne.dent@ccsdut.org).

The FCCLA Workshop is scheduled for Wednesday, June 18, 4:15-6:30 p.m. Dinner will be served. Please RSVP to Charleen Crawford to attend both the meeting and the dinner: rcrawford@brigham.net

For Additional Information please go to our conference website: http://www.schools.utah.gov/cte/facs_conference.html

TENTATIVE CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
7:00 – 7:45 a.m.
Registration
8:00 – 9:20 a.m.
General Session
9:35 – 11:30 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions
Quilt/ID/Fashion Display
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch
FCCLA Displays
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions
Quilt/ID/Fashion Display
Thursday, June 19, 2014
7:00 – 7:45 a.m.
Registration
8:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Exhibits – All Day
Concurrent Sessions
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Lunch
12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions
Exhibits – All Day
2:45 – 4:00 p.m.
Closing Session
Credit

LODGING INFORMATION

YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR OWN ROOM RESERVATION AND PAYMENT. When you call to make your reservation you will need to mention that you are attending the Utah State Office of Education, Family & Consumer Sciences Summer Conference to receive the state rate of $75.00 plus tax on two of the hotels. In addition please note the expiration dates for the blocked rooms held for the FACS Summer Conference are as listed below.

Baymont Inn & Suites
2230 N University Parkway
Provo, UT
(801) 373-7044
$75 + tax
20 blocked rooms. State rate expires on 5/1/14

Provo Springhill Suites by Marriott
1580 N. Freedom Blvd.
Provo, UT
801-373-0073
State rate does not apply. No expiration date.

Days Inn
1675 N. 200 W
Provo, UT
801-375-8600
$75 + tax
20 blocked rooms. State rate expires on 4/17/14

Residence Inn
252 W. 2230 N
Provo, UT
801-374-1000
State rate does not apply. No expiration date.

Contact Information

Pearl Hart, FACS Education Specialist
Phone: 801-538-7890
Fax: 801-538-7868
E-mail: pearl.hart@schools.utah.gov

Khanni Bills, Assistant
Phone: 801-538-7863
Fax: 801-538-7868
E-mail: Khanni.bills@schools.utah.gov