The second annual National Student Success Conference: Innovators and Innovations in Higher Education will take place from February 27 to March 1 at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay.
The event, which is co-hosted by the University of South Florida and the Florida Consortium of Metropolitan Research Universities, seeks to bring together higher education thought leaders and practitioners from all over the U.S. to discuss student success trends, challenges, and best practices in a variety of fields, including admissions, financial aid, advising, and much more.
The featured speakers for the 2019 conference are Sara Goldrick-Rab, professor of Higher Education Policy & Sociology at Temple University and founder of the Wisconsin HOPE Lab; and Troy Markowitz, Vice President of Partnerships at Portfolium, a student success and career readiness platform.
The conference is also currently accepting session proposals on innovative student success programs, practices and more. The deadline to submit a proposal is September 1.