February 20, 2013 -- CCCIE Offers Webinar on How Community Colleges Serve Skilled Immigrant Students
The Community College Consortium for Immigrant Education (cccie.org), as a member of IMPRINT (imprintproject.org), a national coalition of organizations working on skilled immigrant issues, invites you to join a free webinar, “Promising Practices: How Community Colleges Are Serving Skilled Immigrant Students” on Wednesday, February 20, from 3-4 p.m. (EST). The webinar will share examples of innovative community college models that address foreign-educated, skilled immigrants' learning and workforce needs and will include specific program models, evaluation results to date, staffing and financing details. Click here to register. For further information, contact Teresita Wisell, firstname.lastname@example.org, 914-606-7866.
April 4-6, 2013 -- Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) Network for Academic Renewal Conference: Student Success and The Quality Agenda
AAC&U invites you to join colleagues from 2- and 4-year institutions in exploring the latest research on high-impact educational practices, student services, and assessment strategies that strengthen the quality of student learning. Don’t miss a special pre-conference workshop tailored for community colleges on Developing Institutional Roadmaps for Student Success . Register by March 1 for reduced conference rates. For more information, call 202.387.3760, or e-mail email@example.com.
Oct. 26-28, 2012 -- The Presidents’ Roundtable of the National Council on Black American Affairs, Men of Color Student Leadership Institute, Phoenix, AZ. The Institute is an intensive two-day leadership seminar for selected men enrolled in one of the minority male community college programs across the country. For more information contact Sharon Blackman at (214) 378-1748 or (214) 378-1778; email firstname.lastname@example.org. Application form.
Oct. 21-27, 2012 -- Thomas Lakin Institute for Mentored Leadership, Phoenix, AZ. More information. 2012 Brochure.
October 18-20, 2012 -- AAC&U Diversity and Learning Conference, Baltimore MD. The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) invites you to Modeling Equity, Engaging Difference: New Frameworks for Diversity and Learning to learn how campuses are effectively linking diversity, inclusion, and equity initiatives in order to redefine notions of academic excellence and prepare students to engage differences, embrace multicultural complexity, and help revitalize democracy’s future. Register by September 17 for best conference rates. For more information, contact Karen Kalla at email@example.com, or call (202) 387-3760.
Sept. 13-14, 2012 -- National Career and Technical Education Equity Council (CTEEC) Conference, Tulsa, OK. More information.
April 18-19, 2012 -- Diversity in Higher Education & the Workplace Conference, New York, NY. Theme: "Climate, Culture & Connections: Linking Strategies For Sustainable Inclusion."
April 12-13, 2012 -- Baltimore City Community College, Baltimore, MD. 3rd Annual QUEST Higher Education Conference at the Baltimore City Community College. Theme: "Designing Innovative, Inspirational and Inviting Educational Programs to Retain and Graduate African American Males in Higher Education."
March 30-31, 2012 -- Wyndham Hotel Indianapolis West, Indianapolis, IN. Student African American Brotherhood (SAAB) National Conference 2012. Theme: "Brothers Igniting Leadership and Influencing Change.
March 22–23, 2012 -- Springfield College, Wilmington, DE. National Council on Black American Affairs (NCBAA) Northeast Region Spring 2012 Conference. Theme: "From Theory to Practice: Meeting the Challenges of the Completion Agenda."
March 8-9, 2012 -- Los Angeles Airport Marriott, Los Angeles, CA. African American Male Education Network and Development (A2MEND) 5th Annual African American Male Summit. Theme: "Courage Under Fire: A Look at African American Male Success in Community Colleges."
Feb. 29-March 3, 2012 -- Hillsborough Community College hosted the sixth annual Black, Brown and College Bound Summit, in Tampa, Florida. Theme: "And Still We Rise: Turning Hurdles Into Triumphs for African American and Latino Males."