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Registration now open for Spring 2014 Institute for Student Success

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The Spring 2014 Institute for Student Success is a one-day professional development event for staff, faculty, and administrators that focuses on promoting inclusive student success.

Featuring keynote speaker Thomas Brown, nationally recognized expert on student success, academic advising, professional development, and supporting underrepresented students, will present a strategy-based workshop called Pathways to Persistence: How and Why YOU Matter to Student Success.  Brown will also be offering two afternoon workshops: Reframing: "At-Risk" to "High-Potential": Supporting Student Achievement and Success and Understanding and Applying Racial Identity Development Theory as a Critical Skill for Educators Serving Students of Color.

Choose from 12 dynamic afternoon workshops, presented by HSU staff and faculty, including:

  • Building Community and Motivation Using Social Media Tools

  • Sustainability and Diversity: Blending Shared Goals to Promote an Inclusive Campus

  • Improv and Pedagogy: Strategies to Promote Learning and Community

  • And more!

Participants will also enjoy a continental breakfast, full lunch, and an end-of-day happy hour and social mixer! Prize drawings during lunch and happy hour/social mixer.

Workshop descriptions, keynote bio, and a complete schedule can be found at: Questions? Email

We look forward to seeing you there!

2013 Institute for Student Success Planning Team

Humboldt State University