Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015



8th Annual Arkansas Student Success Symposium

Conway, Arkansas

The Student Success Symposium is a collaborative event between the Arkansas Department of Higher Education, Pulaski Technical College, and the University of Central Arkansas coordinated in conjunction with the Arkansas Student Success Collaborative.


Pre-Symposium Workshop only – $60
Symposium only- $160
Symposium + Pre-Symposium Pedagogy Workshop – $220
Space is limited so register early! Registration will close on or before March 10th.
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Schedule of Events

March 16, 2015
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Pre-Conference Workshop
Teaching with Panache:  Strategies for Engaging Students Insideand Outside the Classroom
Dr. Brad Garner, Director of Faculty Enrichment, Indiana Wesleyan University

March 17, 2015
7:30 am – 8:30 am – Check In & Continental Breakfast
8:30 am – 8:45am – Welcome
9:00 am – 10:00 am – Concurrent Session I
10:15 am – 11:15 am – Poster Session & Open Student Art Viewing at Baum Gallery
11:30 am – 1:00 pm – Luncheon and Keynote Address
1:15 pm – 2:15 pm – Concurrent Session II
2:30 pm – 4:00pm – Closing Session – ACC Workshop

Detailed Itinerary and Session Descriptions

The Student Success Collaborative is committed to supporting students during their transition to and through the higher education community by continually assessing our institutional practices and policies and by striving to intentionally connect our curricular and co-curricular activities while recognizing and addressing the varying needs of our student population.


The Student Success Collaborative strives to be the conduit on student success initiatives in the state by:

  • Advocating for student issues
  • Engaging partnerships between all educational stake holders
  • Sharing and promoting best practices through our members
  • Supporting ongoing professional development for all faculty and staff
  • Influencing relevant public policy
  • Collectively solving state-wide challenges related to education

The SSC currently plans and produces the annual Student Success Symposium.