Sixteenth Annual Regional HBCU Summit on Retention
March 14-16, 2013
Ocean City, Maryland
The Sixteenth Annual Regional HBCU Summit on Retention is scheduled for March 14-16, 2013 in Ocean City, Maryland. The theme for this summit is Improving Retention at HBCUs: Leveraging Black Male Success for Overarching College Completion
CALL FOR PROPOSAL: If you are interested in making a presentation at the summit use the Call for Proposals to submit your abstract via email. The Call for Proposals is available on the summit website at:
REGISTRATION: The summit will be held at Clarion Resort Hotel in Ocean City. A copy of the registration form is available on the summit website at:
The registration fees for the summit are:
□ Conference until Feb. 15th $350
□ Conference after Feb. 15th $400
□ Conference Onsite $400
□Student Reg. until Feb. 15th $250
□ Student Reg. after Feb. 15th $275
□ Student Reg. Onsite $275
HOTEL: Clarion Resort Hotel, 10100 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, MD 21842, (410) 524-3535. Follow the directions at the bottom of the registration form to make hotel reservations.
STUDENT PARTICIPATION: As we have done previously, we will have students participating at the summit. We will also need students to assist in the break out sessions. If you are planning to bring students and they would like to participate, please forward their names, majors, and classifications to me as soon as possible, Dr. John Wheatland at x3864, firstname.lastname@example.org
MODERATORS: We are looking for 2-3 attendees from each institution (faculty and staff) to volunteer to be a moderator for one session during the summit. Please contact Dr. John Wheatland at x3864, email@example.com if you are willing to be a moderator.
Please visit the Summit’s Website for additional information. Local MSU contacts for the summit are Dr. John A. Wheatland at x3864 (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Dr. Tiffany McMillan at x3651, (email@example.com).