Nov
9
10:30am10:30am

Business of the University Conference

The Business of the University Conference is a two-day symposium designed to educate and infuse participants with the knowledge of what campus business professionals across the nation at Minority Serving Institutions are doing to ensure they Innovate, Elevate, and Revitalize their University Business Model for Student Success.

Dr. Ivory Toldson will be the Keynote Speaker

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Jun
7
to Jun 9

Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) 2017 HBCU Summit

  • Renaissance Pere French Quarter Hotel (map)
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“Creating a Culture of Student Success through Team-Based Solutions.” 

The 2017 HBCU Summit will feature innovative strategies to promote student success, which rely on the creative input of a cross section of institutional leaders. The 2017 HBCU Summit will invite attendees to participate in team-based action planning around student success. These leaders bring a variety of expertise in higher education and will work together to define or refine a shared goal related to student success. They will identify related tasks, assigned roles, needed communications, resources, and accountability structures to implement their plan successfully.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017, 5:00 p.m. Dr. Toldson will be a panelist

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Proposal Development Workshop to Broaden the Participation  of STEM Faculty at HBCUs in the NSFs Education and Human Resources (EHR) Directorate Core Research (ECR) Program
Apr
21
to Apr 22

Proposal Development Workshop to Broaden the Participation of STEM Faculty at HBCUs in the NSFs Education and Human Resources (EHR) Directorate Core Research (ECR) Program

  • Hilton Baltimore BWI Airport Hotel (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

To assist participating HBCU faculty teams in further developing their ideas for a STEM Education Research proposal they plan to submit to the NSF’s EHR Core Research (ECR) Program in the FY 2017 competition.

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Celebrating and Advancing HBCU STEM Research Networking Reception
Apr
20
6:00pm 6:00pm

Celebrating and Advancing HBCU STEM Research Networking Reception

Join the Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network and the Young Executives Committee of the City Club of Washington, DC for a networking reception on Thursday, April 20th from 6-8 pm at the City Club of Washington, DC

RSVP @ www.qem.org/rsvp

Help us welcome STEM research teams who competed for the QEM-NSF training experience, from the following HBCUs:

Alabama A&M | Alabama State University | Albany State University | Bennett College | Bethune-Cookman University | Clark Atlanta University | Fisk University | Fort Valley State University | Harris Stowe State College | Jackson State University | Lincoln University MO | Norfolk State University | Southern University | Texas Southern University | Xavier University of LA

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Dec
14
6:00pm 6:00pm

Public Meeting

Location: 2235 Shannon Place SE, first floor
                Taxi Cab Commission Administrative Hearings Room

Our presenters will be Child Support and UDC Workforce Development and Adult Life Long Learning Program. Please note that Child Support is managing approximately 3,000 open cases. They have been successful in identifying and engaging a significant number of “non-custodial” parents in employment and family services initiatives. In the UDC Workforce Development program, students are primarily from East of River and a significant percentage are males of color.  Transportation, child care, and unstable living conditions continue to pose barriers to program completion. These will be the primary topic areas. Agenda is forthcoming.

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