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Feb 5, 2019–Feb 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Higher Ed Innovators and Disruptors: Social Mobility & Student Success Conference


During this 1.5 day conference attendees will participate in a design thinking workshop to cultivate paradigm shifts about student success, learn approaches to become a student ready campus, critically examine the social class divide in educational attainment, and explore how to shape conditions for culturally engaging learning environments. This conference features national speakers such as:
o Dr. Tia Brown McNair, Association of American Colleges and Universities and author of Becoming a Student Ready College
o Dr. Nicole Stephens, award winning social and cultural psychologist whose research focuses on cultural divides as a source of and solution to inequality
o Dr. Samuel Museus, Founding Director of the National Institute for Transformation Equity and the creator of the Culturally Engaging Campus Environments model.

Event Website

Date and Time

Feb 5, 2019–Feb 6, 2019
1:00 pm–4:00 pm


Price Center East Ballroom

Event Registration

Registration for this event is required by Jan 24, 2019. Visit the registration page for details.

Event Fee



Lindsay Romasanta    858-822-3011


Faculty, Staff, The General Public

Event Host

Student Affairs, Student Retention and Success

Event Category

Conferences, Workshops and Symposia