REMINDER: Watch the Livestream: Graduation Symposium 2025-October 12, Library Fishbowl
You are welcome to join us in the Library Fishbowl any time throughout the afternoon as your schedule permits.
On October 11-12, 2017, the CSU hosts the second annual Graduation Initiative 2025 Symposium, featuring nationally-recognized speakers sharing their experience with proven strategies that support student success. Watch the livestream and join the conversation on social media using #GradInitiative2025 .
Thursday October 12TH PIZZA
11:30am - 1pm Keynote Address by Shaun Harper
Shaun R. Harper, Ph.D.
Executive Director, University of Southern California Race & Equity Center
Dr. Shaun R. Harper is the Clifford and Betty Allen Professor in the Rossier School of Education at the University of Southern California and executive director of the USC Race & Equity Center. He is also the president of the Association for the Study of Higher Education, has published over 100 peer-reviewed journal articles and other academic publications, and received more than $12 million in research grants. His research has been cited in more than 5,000 published studies. The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Chronicle of Higher Education, and over 11,000 newspapers have quoted Professor Harper and featured his research. He spent a decade as a faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania, where he founded the Center for the Study of Race & Equity in Education.