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Retention 2017 Schedule (Tentative)

Monday

May 22

8:30AM — 9:00AM

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

9:00AM — 9:45AM

Dr. Watson Scott Swail, Educational Policy Institute, Why Student Retention Still Matters

9:45AM — 11:00AM

Dr. Robert Zemsky, University of Pennsylvania, Checklist for Change: Making American Higher Education a Sustainable Enterprise

11:00AM — 11:15AM

BREAK

11:15AM — 12:30PM

Mr. Jay Goff, Saint Louis University, A Primer for Institutional Retention

12:30PM — 1:30PM

LUNCH

1:30PM — 2:00PM

Ms. Zora Mulligan,  Missouri Commissioner of Higher Education, State Trends for Student Success

2:30PM — 2:45PM

Mr. Jonathan Sparling, American Student Assistance, Partnering for Student Financial Success

2:45PM — 3:00PM

BREAK

3:00PM — 3:45PM

Dr. Neal Raisman, NRaisman & Associates, Academic Customer Service is Key to Student Retention

3:45PM — 4:45PM

Mr. Christopher Shaffer, Shawnee State University, Big Data's Impact on College Admission Practices and Recruitment Strategies

4:45PM — 5:00PM

Presidential Welcome

5:00PM — 5:10PM

Dr. Watson Scott Swail, Educational Policy Institute, DAILY SUMMARY

5:10PM — 6:30pm

Reception

 

 

Tuesday

May 23

8:30AM — 9:00AM

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

9:00AM — 9:45AM

Dr. Jillian Kinzie, Indiana University

9:45AM — 11:00AM

Mr. Jay Goff, Saint Louis University, A Case Study of Student Retention

11:00AM — 11:15AM

BREAK

11:15AM — 12:30PM

Dr. Jillian Kinzie, Indiana University

12:30PM — 1:30PM

LUNCH

1:30PM — 2:00PM

Ms. Anne Edmunds, St. Mary’s University, Fostering and Tracking Graduate Student Success

2:00PM — 2:30PM

Mr. Edward Goodman, City University of New York, Improving Student Success and Retention through a Comprehensive Faculty Advisement Initiative

2:30PM — 2:45PM

BREAK

2:45PM — 3:45PM

Mr. Christopher Shaffer, Shawnee State University

3:45PM — 4:00PM

Dr. Watson Scott Swail, Educational Policy Institute, SYMPOSIUM SUMMARY