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Thursday, September 24, 2020

ASHE 2020 Presidential Webinar: Invisible No More: How Three Vital Postsecondary Sectors are Navigating the Pandemic While Serving their Students and Communities

Start Date: 9/24/2020 9:00 AM PDT
End Date: 9/24/2020 10:00 AM PDT

Venue Name: Virtual

Event Website: https://www.ashe.ws/webinars2020

Organization Name: Association for the Study of Higher Education

Email: office@ashe.ws
Phone: (702) 895-2737

COVID-19 induced challenges have led to greater media and policymaker attention to the roles Tribal Colleges and Universities, Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and Regional Comprehensive Universities play in advancing equity and strengthening democracy. This webinar features dynamic conversations between a researcher and a leader for each sector that will highlight the challenges these important institutions face as well as the innovative ways in which they are navigating the current crisis.


  • Cecilia Orphan, Assitant Professor, University of Denver

Historically Black Colleges and Universities Panelists:

  • Felecia Commodore, Assistant Professor, Educational Foundations & Leadership, Old Dominion University

  • DeShawn Preston, Research Associate, Frederick D. Patterson Research Institute, United Negro College Fund

Tribal Colleges and Universities Panelists:

  • Cheryl Crazy Bull, President, American Indian College Fund

  • Russ McDonald, President, United Tribes Technical College

Regional Comprehensive Universities Panelists:

  • Kevin R. McClure, Associate Professor of Higher Education, Department of Educational Leadership, University of North Carolina Wilmington

  • José A. Cabrales, Chief of Staff and Secretary to the Board of Directors, American Association of State College and Universities

Registration is free for current ASHE members and $10 for those who aren't current members. Registration closes 24 hours prior to each event.

Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 9/23/2020 9:00 AM

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