Transitions to Success in STEM Fields at Hispanic-Serving Institutions: A National Conference

Conference schedule will be updated periodically. The full conference schedule will be sent to conference participants by January 15.


Wednesday, February 14

4:30–5:00 pm
Registration/Check-In Hilton UH Shamrock Room
5:00 pm
Welcome and Review of Meeting Goals Hilton UH Shamrock Room
5:30 pm
Dinner/Table Conversations Hilton UH Shamrock Room
6:00 pm
Opening Keynote Address (Michael Olivas, UH) Hilton UH Shamrock Room
7:00 pm
What Works Forum Hilton UH Lobby

Thursday, February 15

8:00–8:30 am
Continental Breakfast Hilton UH Flamingo Room
8:30–9:30 am
Welcome and Plenary Talk (Deborah Santiago, Excelencia in Education) Hilton UH Flamingo Room
9:30 am–12:00 pm
Breakout Sessions (Coffee in SC Space City Room at 10:45) Track 1: SC Astrodome; Track 2: SC Skyline; Track 3: SC Midtown
12:00–1:00 pm
Lunch Hilton UH Flamingo Room
1:00–4:30 pm
Breakout Sessions Track 1: SC Astrodome; Track 2: SC Skyline; Track 3: SC Midtown
6:00–7:30 pm
Networking Mixer (Heavy Hors d’Oeuvres Served) Rockwell Pavilion, UH M.D. Anderson Library

Friday, February 16

8:00–8:30 am
Breakfast Student Center (SC) South Ballroom
8:30–10:30 am
Summary Presentations: First Four Groups SC South Ballroom
10:30–11:00 am
Coffee Break SC South Ballroom Room
11:00 am–12:00 pm
Summary Presentations: Last Two Groups SC South Ballroom
12:15–1:30 pm
Lunch SC South Ballroom
1:00–5:00 pm
Optional NSF Grant Writing Workshop TBA