DARAJA Appendix F6: Conference and Travel Requests [ Acct. Category 5000] Audience: Staff Development Committee, Administrators, Budget Committee, PRBC Purpose: To request funding for conference attendance, and to guide the Budget and Staff Development Committees in allocation of funds. Instructions: Please list specific conferences/training programs, including specific information on the name of the conference and location. Note that the Staff Development Committee currently has no budget, so this data is primarily intended to identify areas of need that could perhaps be fulfilled on campus, and to establish a historical record of need. Your rationale should discuss student learning goals and/or connection to the Strategic Plan goal. Conference/Training Program Umoja Summer Learning Institute 2013-14 Request $ 2000 Rationale This is the bi-annual Umoja faculty training workshop which will be held in Los Angeles. It is an incredible week of training and networking in Umoja Practices and with Umoja colleagues. This absolutely translates to student success and transfer.