Please join us for an informative, thought provoking discussion as we look for ways improve minority graduations rates in the US colleges and universities.  The School of Public Affairs will pay travel expenses and hotel for one attendee from each university.  


Thursday, October 5, 2017
  • Welcome Reception 
Friday, October 6, 2017
  • Friday morning welcome
  • Full panel discussion of respective success on their campuses related to historically URM retention/graduation rates 
  • Admission & financial aid session
  • Pedagogical strategies/gateway courses session
  • Luncheon with panelists and campus leadership
  • Advising session
  • Student affairs & student engagement session