AACC Celebrates National Immigrant Heritage Month
June is National Immigrant Heritage Month a time to celebrate diversity and immigrants’ shared American heritage. The second annual Immigrant Heritage Month (IHM) is dedicated to those who have contributed to the United States’ communities, economy and its vibrant diversity.. Please share any programming that you campus is doing by sending it to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on the month please visit here.
M2C3 National Consortium on College Men of Color
The National Consortium on College Men of Color (NCCMC) working group meeting will take place July 29 and 30 in San Diego, California at San Diego State University. The consortium is hosted by the Minority Male Community College Collaborative (M2C3) in partnership with the Community College League of California (CCLC), National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education (NADOHE), and African American Male Education Network and Development (A2MEND). The consortium provides capacity building support to community colleges engaged in efforts to improve student success outcomes for men of color in community colleges. To learn more about the consortium, click here. For questions on the working group meeting, contact Meredith Ross email@example.com.
NCCHC Call for Proposals
The National Community College Hispanic Council (NCCHC) is the premier organization for Hispanic leadership development in community colleges. NCCHC asks that you share your knowledge and expertise with your colleagues by submitting a proposal for a presentation at the 2015 Leadership Symposium. The Symposium will be held September 17-19th in Ft. Worth, TX. The deadline for proposals is June 30th. For more information and to submit a proposal, please visit http://www.ncchc.com/symposium.html.
The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award
The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award recognizes graduate students who show exemplary promise as future leaders of higher education; who demonstrate a commitment to developing academic and civic responsibility in themselves and others; and whose work reflects a strong emphasis on teaching and learning. All doctoral level graduate students who are planning a career in higher education are eligible, regardless of academic department. Graduate students in fields where the Master's degree is the terminal degree, such as the MFA in art, are also eligible. (Nominees must hold student status in January 2016.) For more information, please visit here. The deadline is October 1st.
Excelencia in Education’s 2015 Accelerating Latino Student Success Workshop (ALASS)
Join Excelencia on Wednesday, September 23rd, in Washington, DC for a full interactive day with innovative professionals from across the country exchanging information on effective institutional strategies, powerful analysis, and first access to new resources for Latino students in post-secondary education. For additional information and to register please visit here.