Saturday, June 17, 2017

2017. September. HBCU WEEK Conference. Registration Open.

Of the over 100 HBCU's specifically four year colleges & universities, how many have homeland security, emergency management, crisis management areas of concentration OR have instituted emergency management as a 'general education' requirement for all student?

Does your alum HBCU have a program for students, or venture with local jurisdiction?

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for the 2017 HBCU Week Conference

The Annual National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Week Conference is planned under the leadership of the White House Initiative on HBCUs and with input from the President’s Board of Advisors on HBCUs and its conference sponsors. It provides a forum to exchange information and share innovations among and between institutions.

2017 National HBCU Week Conference
September 17-19, 2017
Crystal Gateway Marriott
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202
Room Rate Code: National Historically Black Colleges and Universities Week Conference

This is the largest forum for HBCU presidents, administrators, senior Federal Agency partners, foundation partners and other stakeholders to address priorities stated in the Presidential Executive Order.  You will have the opportunity to learn about the vast opportunities at HBCUs, as well as contribute to the national discussion on:
  • strengthening HBCUs through enhanced institutional planning and development; fiscal stability and financial management;
  • upgrading institutional infrastructure to ensure long-term viability;
  • exploring new ways to improve the relationship between the Federal Government and HBCUs;
  • fostering enduring private-sector initiatives and public-private partnerships while promoting specific areas and centers of academic research and programmatic excellence throughout all HBCUs;
  • informing public policy and practice as it concerns HBCUs;
  • sharing administrative and programmatic practices within the HBCU community for the benefit of all; and
  • partnering with elementary and secondary education stakeholders to advance the cradle to college pipeline.

You Do Not Want to Miss This One…Lock in your hotel now!

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