25th annual ABCC conference

"25 Years of ABCC: Commemorating A History...Establishing A Legacy"

November 5-8, 2015
Northeastern University, Boston

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Call for Papers

The Association for Black Culture Centers invites you to submit proposals for presentations. Join us this fall and share your research on current and future iterations of these important Centers.

Submission Deadline: August 1, 2015

ABCC Conference Subtopics:

  • Developing a Culture Center Leadership Succession Plan
  • Centers Leveraging Social Media for Student Engagement
  • Politics, Perception, and Performance
  • “Our Importance in Higher Education”
  • Learning from Long-standing Culture Centers
  • Incorporating STEM in Culture Center Programming
  • Successful Models of Alums Strengthening Centers
  • Culture Center’s Roles in Globalization of Higher Education
  • Culture Centers as Liaisons with All Campus Units
  • Embracing Our Changing Identity and Increasing Multiculturalism
  • Culture Centers’ Roles in Navigating Gender and Sexuality Issues
  • Fundraising and the Future of Culture Centers
  • Successful Strategies to Increase Student Retention
  • Co-Curricular Activities Involving Campus and Community
  • Synergy Possibilities of Ethnic Specific Centers

Please submit abstract proposals (250-300 words) to Dr. Richard O'Bryant, Dr. Fred Hord and Ms. Terry Duffy by Saturday, August 1, 2015