Southern Region of The National Council of Black American Affairs

2018 NCBAA Southern Region Fall Conference

Posted on: September 12th, 2018 by ncbaaso

National Council on Black American Affairs
Southern Region 2018 Fall Conference
October 25 – 27, 2018

“Civic Engagement and Social Justice: A Call to Action for Students and Educational Leaders”

The National Council on Black American Affairs is a council of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC). The Southern Region Annual Fall Conference aims to support NCBAA’s shared values of recognizing collegial sharing of information and ideas; opening access to higher education for the underserved; embracing the diversity of people, ideas, and learning styles; and fostering teaching excellence
NCBAA Southern Region

Proudly Hosted By:

P.O. Box 13489
St. Petersburg, FL 33733-3489

 

The NCBAA Southern Region Board of Directors invites you to join us for our annual fall conference.  This year’s theme challenges attendees to answer the question, “Civic Engagement and Social Justice: A Call to Action for Students and Educational Leaders”. The conference will feature a number of stimulating presentations, plenary sessions, panels, and networking opportunities.  Our planning committee has been working diligently to ensure this year’s conference meets the diverse needs of our faculty, staff, administrative, and student participants.


Conference Registration and Payment

Registration Deadline: October 11, 2018

Photography Disclaimer: Your attendance at the 2018 NCBAA Southern Region Conference is acknowledgement that photographs of you may be taken by conference staff and may be used in conference-related media, including websites and print publications.

NCBAA Members $150 (current members)
Non-NCBAA Members $200 (includes membership)
Students $50 (includes student membership)

NCBAA members can register and pay online here.
Non-NCBAA members can use this link to register and pay online.
Students can register and pay online via this link.


Click on the link below if you need to access the printable conference registration form.

Printable 2018 NCBAA-SR Registration form

Printed registration forms and checks (payable to NCBAA-SR) can be mailed to:
Ms. Joi Davies
St. Petersburg College – Gibbs Campus
PO Box 13489
St. Petersburg, FL 33733-1489

Hotel Accommodations

Hilton Carillon Park – St. Petersburg, FL
950 Lake Carillon Drive
St. Petersburg, FL  33716
727-540-0050

For Booking: http://group.hilton.com/ncbaa

For Hotel Assistance, please contact:
DaryllAnn Thorpe, Ext. 112
www.hiltonhotelstpete.com

Group Rate: $139 per night, use code NCBAA8
Group Rate Deadline: October 11, 2018

For Conference Assistance, please email us at:
ncbaasouthern@gmail.com

Tentative Conference Schedule

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Board of Directors Meeting……………………………………… 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Opening Reception………………………………………………….. 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

*Reception will be held at the Hilton Carillon Park – St. Petersburg, FL

Friday, October 26, 2018

Conference Registration…………………………………………… 7:45 am – 4:30 pm

Opening Session…………………………………………………….. 8:30 am – 10:30 am

Concurrent Session #1………………………………………….. 10:45 am – 11:35 am

Concurrent Session #2………………………………………….. 11:45 am – 12:35 pm

Lunch……………………………………………………………………. 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Concurrent Session #3……………………………………………… 2:00 pm – 2:50 pm

President’s Roundtable Session…………………………………. 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Conference Registration…………………………………………… 7:45 am – 2:00 pm

Keynote Address……………………………………………………… 8:30 am – 9:45 am

Concurrent Session #4………………………………………….. 10:00 am – 10:50 am

Panel: “From Freedom Riders to Black Lives Matter”. 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Next Steps, Wrap-up & Lunch 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm


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Call for Proposals

The 2018 NCBAA Conference Committee is seeking engaging proposals that promote success and/or support for African American students, administrators, faculty and staff. This year’s conference will focus on the following topics:

Academic Retention, Success and Completion
Student Support Services
Community and Workforce Connections
Professional Growth & Career Advancement

Equity & Inclusion
Financial Literacy
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)

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