Class Schedule

Below you will find the tentative class schedule. This schedule is subject to change.

Session 16 Class Schedule

Classes for Session 16 are held from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in 205LL The 330 Building, Innovation Park. If the State College Area School District delays or cancels classes due to inclement weather, the regularly scheduled ACES class will also be delayed or cancelled. In the rare occurrence that a class must be cancelled, the class will be rescheduled on a designated snow make-up date. 


ACES 2019/20  Session 16


September 6, 2019

Overview of Sponsored Awards Management

John Hanold, Jim Dromazos, Kimberly Croft

September 13, 2019

Proposal Preparation

Lisa Wiedemer, Chris Woods, Jen Hoffman

September 27, 2019

Budgeting I- Need laptops

Jennifer Lear, Allison Eisenhower, Michelle Smith, Mark Williams

October 4, 2019

Budgeting II - Need laptops

 Jennifer Lear, Allison Eisenhower, Michelle Smith, Mark Williams

October 11, 2019

eRA Systems - Need laptops

Niki Page, Jessica Hoyt

October 25, 2019

Research Protections

Sara Horn, Jeremy DeRicco, Kim Petrosky

November 1, 2019

Conflict of Interest & Intellectual Property

Clint Schmidt, Brad Swope

November 8, 2019

Research Security (Export & Data)

Wayne Mowery, Stacey Bucha, Cheryl George

November 15, 2019

Roundtable Discussions, Semester I

All Semester I instructors encouraged to attend

November 22, 2019

HOLD for make-up day



January 10, 2020

Contracting and Negotiation I

Jill Brasher, Lynn Mitchell

January 24, 2020

Contracting and Negotiation II

Tim Stodart, Sarah Kronewetter

January 31, 2020

Understanding the Uniform Guidance

Garth Gregor, MaryEllen O’Brien, Christy Shaw

February 7, 2020

Soft Skills of Research Administration

John Hanold, Candy Yekel

February 14, 2020

Purchasing, Travel & Equipment Policies

 Scott Cingle, Larry Bell, Duane Elmore

February 28, 2020

HOLD for make up day


March 6, 2020

Account Management

Cim Besecker, Matt Beissel, Patty Hickman

March 13, 2020

Special Topics:  Advanced Project Management

Barbara Rigg, Penny Brewer

March 27, 2020

Personnel and Labor Rules Tiffany Cunningham, Steve Koths

April 3, 2020

Roundtable Discussions, Semester II

All Semester II instructors encouraged to attend

April 15, 2020 ACES Graduation Ceremony Penn Stater Conference Center