Call for Proposals

PROPOSAL SUBMISSION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2018

2018 NCSD NATIONAL CONFERENCE

OCTOBER 11 – 13
TARRANT COUNTY COLLEGE
FORT WORTH, TEXAS

The NCSD National Conference is the premier professional development experience for those involved and/or interested in student development in the community college environment.

PROPOSAL SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
FRIDAY, JULY 27, 2018

The NCSD Annual Conference highlights promising student development research and practices at community and technical colleges. This year’s conference theme: Guided Pathways: The Conversation Continues, reflects a national movement in higher education toward increased efficiency, effectiveness, and accountability. Proposals have a student development/student affairs focus, and topics may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Advising
  • Career preparation
  • Developmental education
  • Equity
  • Financial aid/literacy
  • Industry and workforce
  • Law, policy, and governance
  • Persistence and retention
  • Personal development
  • Social justice and inclusion
  • Structured pathways

POSSIBLE CONCURRENT SESSION TYPES:

Presentation (75 minutes): This format is a presentation of research, practices, topics, or programs presented by an individual or group in a traditional lecture format.

Workshop (75 minutes): The workshop is an activity-based session in which an individual or group provides context and depth on the subject and then facilitates a discussion or experiential learning activity with attendees.

Note: Presenters are encouraged to leave time for Q&A near the close of their sessions.

POSSIBLE CONCURRENT SESSION TYPES:

  • Clearly and thoroughly complete each portion of the of the proposal form.
  • Directly relate the topic to student development/student affairs
  • Clearly state the goals and objectives of the session.
  • Focus the topic so that the presentation fits within the allotted time frame.
  • Target the topic to a mixed audience of faculty, staff, administrators, and graduate students.
  • Include an interactive component (if appropriate).

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Proposal Submission Deadline: Friday, July 27, 2018 To submit a proposal please click the button below.

NCSD

The National Council
on Student Development
301 Largo Road, MD 20774

JOIN OUR NEWSLETTER