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Honors Conference


The purpose of the annual Richland College Honors Conference is to enrich the academic lives of all Richland College students.

On Tuesday, March 3, 2020, the Richland Honors Program will host its sixth annual conference. The theme of the conference will be Gun Violence Prevention.

All Richland College students and local Honors students are invited to submit presentation proposals, due on Friday, January 31, 2020, at 5 pm, by email to kstephens@dcccd.edu or in person at El Paso Hall, room 055—the Richland Honors Student Center.

To submit a proposal for a 10 to 15 minute individual or group presentation (including audience questions), please follow the steps below:

  • Complete and send the information below, including the title of your proposed presentation, a brief summary of the content, the anticipated length of the presentation and email address(es) to Kathleen Stephens in El Paso Hall, Rm. 055 or through email atkstephens@dcccd.edu
  • You will be notified through email by February 7, 2020, if your presentation is accepted.
  • Questions? Contact Kathleen Stephens, Honors Program Coordinator, via email or by phone at 972-238-6938.
  • Title of Presentation (150-Word Abstract):
    Please explain how your presentation will fit into the Honors Conference theme of Gun Violence Prevention.

    Presenter Name(s):

    Email Address(es):

    Circle one Preferred Presentation Time on Tuesday, March 3, 2020:
    9:30 am to 10:50 am
    2:00 to 3:20 pm

    Audio-Visual Equipment Needs (if any):

    Conference schedule

    9:30 am (SH 117 and 118)                           Student Presentations

    11:00 am (SH 118)                                         Panel Discussion

    12:30 pm (SH 118)                                         Keynote Speaker, Ms. Taylor Morales, Parkland Survivor

    Ms. Taylor Morales

    Taylor Morales

    2:00 to 3:20 pm (SH 117 and 118)          Student Presentations