2022 Schedule

Chappel Bell Photo


MAY 3

3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Check-in
Courtyard Starkville MSU at The Mill

5:30 p.m.

Concert, Dinner & VIP Experience
MSU Amphitheater
 

Union Photo


MAY 4

The 2022 MSU Legal Issues Conference will take place in the Colvard Student Union.

*Sessions representing the Law Enforcement track

7:45 - 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast
Old Main Lounge, Colvard Student Union

8:30 a.m.

Conference Welcome & Announcements
Foster Ballroom M & S, Colvard Student Union

Thomas Bourgeois, Ph.D., Dean of Students
Mississippi State University
 

8:45 - 10:15 a.m.

Behavior Intervention vs. Threat Assessment: What's the Difference?*
Foster Ballroom M & S, Colvard Student Union

W. Scott Lewis, J.D., Partner
TNG Consulting, LLC

10:30 a.m. - Noon

Student Organizations, Student Government, and the Student Press
Foster Ballroom M & S, Colvard Student Union

Will Creeley, J.D., Legal Director
Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE)

Trauma Informed Response to Sexual Assault*
Fowlkes Auditorium (3rd floor), Colvard Student Union

Josh Bronson, Director of Education & Leadership Development
International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA)

Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch & Networking
Foster Ballroom U, Colvard Student Union

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Concurrent I

  1. NCAA Academic Misconduct Cases: Collaboration with Student Affairs and Related Campus Entities*
    Foster Ballroom U, Colvard Student Union

    Bracky Brett, Sr. Deputy Athletic Director
    Mississippi State University
  2. Moving Beneath Our Feet: The State of Professional Job Search in Today’s Ever-Changing Environment
    Room 329, Colvard Student Union

    J. Scott Derrick, M.Ed., Senior Search Associate
    Spelman Johnson
     
  3. Navigating Organizational Misconduct*
    Room 330, Colvard Student Union

    Gentry McCreary, Ph.D., CEO and Managing Partner
    Dyad Strategies, LLC
  4. Bias Response Teams: A Closer Look at Recent Litigation
    Fowlkes Auditorium (3rd floor), Colvard Student Union

    Will Creeley, J.D., Legal Director
    Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE)

2:30 - 2:45 p.m.

Break

2:45 - 3:45 p.m.

Concurrent II

  1. Town Hall Review and Q&A
    Foster Ballroom U, Colvard Student Union

    W. Scott Lewis, J.D., Partner
    TNG Consulting, LLC
  2. The Only Constant is Change: 
    Building a Title IX System to Withstand Political Shifts 
    Room 329, Colvard Student Union

    Brett Harvey, J.D., Director of Civil Rights Compliance
    Mississippi State University
  3. Overview of Sexual Assault on Campus*
    Room 330, Colvard Student Union

    Josh Bronson, Director of Education & Leadership Development
    International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA)
     
  4. Avoiding Lawyers, HR Generalists, and Other Potentially Unpleasant Characters 
    Fowlkes Auditorium (3rd floor), Colvard Student Union

    Charlie Winfield, J.D., Attorney at Law
    The Winfield Law Firm, P.A.

3:45 - 4:00 p.m.

Break

4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Concurrent III

  1. Legal Issues from the Perspective of the Vice President (or Senior) Student Affairs Officer Role: A Roundtable Discussion
    Foster Ballroom U, Colvard Student Union

    Regina Young Hyatt, Ph.D., Vice President for Student Affairs
    Mississippi State University
  2. Mental Health Challenges Beyond the Pandemic*
    Room 330, Colvard Student Union

    Sirena Cantrell, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs & Dean of Students
    The University of Southern Mississippi
  3. Investigating Organizational Hazing*
    Fowlkes Auditorium (3rd floor), Colvard Student Union

    Gentry McCreary, Ph.D., CEO and Managing Partner
    Dyad Strategies, LLC

5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Social
The Hub, downtown

 

Photo of statue outside of the library


MAY 5

8:00 – 8:45 a.m.

Continental Breakfast
2nd Floor, Colvard Student Union

8:45 - 10:15 a.m.

Politicians, Professors, and a Pandemic: Reviewing Two Years of Free Speech on Campus*
Foster Ballroom M & S, Colvard Student Union

Will Creeley, J.D., Legal Director
Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE)

10:30 a.m. - Noon

BIT Standards and Legislative Update
Foster Ballroom M & S, Colvard Student Union

W. Scott Lewis, J.D., Partner
TNG Consulting, LLC

Southeast Region IACLEA Meeting*
Fowlkes Auditorium (3rd floor), Colvard Student Union

Conference adjourns

MSUPD and Criticalarc will host a lunch at the Butler-Williams Building, 25 Walker Road, for all Law Enforcement attendees and Mississippi campus law enforcement administrators. Immediately following lunch, the MSCLEA will hold a meeting.