Engaging Hispanic Students from High School to College Graduation

Professional Track - Hispanic Conference
Engaging Hispanic Students from High School to College Graduation

Friday, September 8, 2017 | 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For four years, we've come together to discuss how to engage Hispanic students in higher education. For our fifth anniversary, expect topics and speakers worthy of your continued attendance. We look forward to seeing you there!


Professionals in Multicultural Affairs, Recruitment, Retention, Advising and Counseling divisions are welcome to attend.

Agenda

8-8:30 a.m.
Registration
8:30-9 a.m.
Opening Ceremony
9-9:30 a.m.
Networking Fair
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
DACA/Undocumented Ally Training
Gioconda Guerra Pérez, Ph.D., Director, La Casa Cultural Latina, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Jorge Mena Robles, M.A., Assistant Director, La Casa Cultural Latina, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
12:30-1 p.m.
Lunch
1-2 p.m.
Keynote: Claudia González Mercado, M.S., Residence Hall Coordinator at The University of Iowa
2:30-3:30
How to Advocate for DACA: Gioconda Guerra Pérez, Ph.D., Director, La Casa Cultural Latina, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
3:30-4 p.m.
Closing Ceremony