The Call for Proposals for the 2019 MSI Convening is now open! Visit the Call for Proposals page to learn more. Proposals are being accepted from Friday, March 1 through Friday, June 7.
Richland College in collaboration with the Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving-Institution (AANAPISI) Program hosts an annual two day conference for institutions of higher education interested in improving minority student success. The focus of the conference is to convene and discuss effective research, initiatives and programs that impact the academic success of students at Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs).
Proposals for workshops that focus on collecting and using data effectively, and presentations on evidence-based programs and initiatives are being accepted from Friday, March 1 through Friday, June 7.
Save the date! The 2019 MSI Convening is Friday, October 18 - Saturday, October 19. With great weather and the State Fair of Texas, Dallas is a great place to be in October. The MSI Convening is free for both presenters and attendees, but registration is required. Use the menu links to obtain information about the convening hotel and an overview of the MSI Convening schedule.
Information on these categories and a list of institutions that qualify based on enrollment data can be found on this Department of Education website.
Richland College12800 Abrams RdDallas, TX 75243
For more information or questions, contact the MSI Convening Chair, Dr. LaQueta L. Wright at Lwright@dcccd.edu or 972-238-6230 (Central Standard Time).
Funded by a grant from the Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution program of the U.S. Department of Education. This program is supported in part (approximately 18.5%, or approximately $12,000) by a grant (PO31L150024) from the US Department of Education, with the remainder (approximately 81.5%, or $53,000) provided from non-federal sources.
Dr. LaQueta L. WrightMSI Convening Chair 972-238-6230