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Regional HBCU Summit on Retention

Civility vs. Activism Confronting
Implicit Bias in Higher Education

March 14-16, 2019
Clarion Hotel, Ocean City, MD

The purpose of the Summit is to provide opportunities for representatives of all groups concerned about the persistence of African American and other minority students in higher education to come together to:

  • Address the problem of retention of African American students in colleges and universities
  • Celebrate successful retention programs in higher education
  • Propose action plans to increase the persistence of African American students in higher education.

Call for Papers

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  • Abstract deadline: Extended to January 18, 2019
  • Papers/Presentation deadline: Extended to February 5, 2019

Sponsoring Institutions

Logos for Benedict College, Bethune-Cookman College, Bowie State University, Central State University, Coppin State University, Delaware State University, Howard University, Morgan State University, Norfolk State University, University of the District of Columbia, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Maryland Higher Education Commission, University System of Maryland, and Virginia State University