SIGN CCCIE’S PRESIDENTS FOR NEW AMERICAN SUCCESS PLEDGE
The Community College Consortium for Immigrant Education (CCCIE) is launching a College Presidents Campaign to engage community college presidents in its work to accelerate the success of immigrant students and raise awareness of the critical role community colleges play in immigrant education and integration. Sign the Presidents Pledge to commit to advancing immigrant student success and helping the economy thrive. For more information, please visit http://www.cccie.org.
NCBAA-NE Dissertation of the Year Award
The National Council on Black American Affairs Northeast Region (NCBAA-NE) is accepting nominations for the NCBAA-NE Dissertation of the Year Award 2017. Exemplary research revises understanding of a researchable problem associated with African Americans in the community college, identifies a research problem new to the field and/or demonstrates sound interdisciplinary research. Visit the award website at http://www.ncbaa-ne.org/awards/ for more information, including eligibility criteria and submission instructions. The deadline is February 17th.
The 11th Annual Black, Brown and College Bound
Hillsborough Community College will host the 11th annual Black, Brown and College Bound Conference (BBCB), February 22-25, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. The conference theme is: Pathways to Success: The Next Decade for Black and Latino Males in Higher Education. For additional information and registration, please visit https://www.hccfl.edu/bbcb.aspx.
Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP)
Applications for the Summer Health Professions Education Program are now available (SHPEP). Co-sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Association of American Medical Colleges (AACC) - community college students interested in careers in medicine, nursing, pharmacy, and public health have the opportunity to apply for a free six week summer enrichment program. For more information and an application, please visit http://www.shpep.org/about/. The deadline is March 1st, 2017.
Catch the Next Dream Catchers Program (CTN) Spring Institute
Catch the Next will hold its 2017 Spring Institute, March 29-31st in Dallas, TX. Catch the Next empowers Latino and high-need students to succeed in college and career. CTN is scaling up a model developed in California by the Puente Project, a joint project of the University of California/Berkeley and the California Community College Chancellor’s Office. For more information and to register, please visit https://guestlist.com/events/441417 or email Dr. Maria Chavez at email@example.com
Student African American Brotherhood Conference
The 13th Annual Student African American Brother National Conference (SAAB) will be held April 7-8, 2017 at Detroit Marriott - Renaissance Center. SAAB welcomes community college program that are committed to creating successful educational and lifelong pathways for males of color across the country. For more information and to register, please visit www.saabnational.org/conference.
Community College Equity Assessment Lab (CCEAL) Working Group Meeting
The Community College Equity Assessment Lab (CCEAL) formerly the Minority Male Community College Collaborative (M2C3) is pleased to announce its 3rd Annual Working Group Meeting which will take June 8-9, 2017 in San Diego, CA. The meeting will include discussion on topics relevant to the advancement of college men of color. For more information and to register, please visit http://cceal.org/national-consortium-college-men-color-nccmc/working-group-meeting.