Latinx/a/o KC Guide for the 2018 NASPA Annual Conference


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December 3, 2017


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Latinx/a/o KC Guide for the 2018 NASPA Annual Conference

Saturday, March 3, 2018

9:30 pm – 12:30 am, Noche de Salsa


Location: TBD


Sunday, March 4, 2018
9:00 am – 4:00 pm, LKC Pre-Conference


Latinx/a/o Knowledge Community Institute: The Bell for Community, Inspiration, and Action

Location: Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown – Liberty Ballroom B


4:00 pm – 5:00 pm, LKC Newcomer’s Event


Location: Horizons Rooftop Ballroom – Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown


5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Opening Session and Featured Speaker


Location: Convention Center - Hall D

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Bienvenida Dinner


Location: TBD


Monday, March 5, 2018


8:00 am – 9:30 am, LKC Leadership Team Meeting (Closed)


Location: Loews – Congress B

8:00 am – 8:50 am, Session

Latinx/a/os in Higher Education: Exploring Identity, Pathways and Success

Location: Convention Center – 120A


10:00 am – 11:15 am, Featured Speaker: Justice Sotomayor
Location: Convention Center - Hall D

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm, Womyn of Color Gathering (Open to All)
Location: Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown - Independence Ballroom C


1:15 pm – 2:30 pm, Featured Speaker: NSLS

Location: Convention Center - Hall D

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Community Colleges Division Latinx/a/o Task Force Meeting (Open to All)

Location: Marriott Downtown - Franklin 3

3:30 pm – 4:45 pm, SA Speaks
A Decade of Enough is Enough - Scott Peska
A Year of Yes in Student Affairs - Julia Golden-Battle
From Foster Care to College: Finding a Family on Campus - Angela Hoffman
The Second Time I Ever Saw My Father Cry - John Mark Day
Self-Care Is Never Selfish, But It’s Not Sexy Either - Darien Smith
Location: Philadelphia Convention Center - Hall D


3:40 pm – 4:30 pm, LKC Sponsored Session

Dreamer Resource Centers: Institutional Supports for Undocumented Students at Hispanic-Serving Institutions

Location: Convention Center, 122 B




7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, NASPA Grad Prep & Communities Fair

Location: Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown – Freedom Ballroom

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm NASPA Region Receptions
Region I - Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown – Independence Ballroom C/D

Region II - Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown – Liberty Ballroom D

Region III - Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown – Liberty Ballroom C

Region IV-E - Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown – Salon 3/4

Region IV-W - Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown – Philadelphia Ballroom North

Region V (not yet posted)

Region VI - Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown – Independence Ballroom A/B

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

8:30 am – 9:45 am, Featured Speaker: Free Speech Panel
Location: Convention Center - Hall D

9:00 am – 10:30 am, LKC General Assembly Meeting
 (Open to All)
Location: Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown – Independence Ballroom C/D

9:00 am – 9:50 am, Session
Issues Impacting the Success of Latinx Student Affairs Professionals in Community Colleges
Location: Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown - Freedom Ballroom E/F

10:30 am – 11:45 am, SA Speaks


Commands Are No Constraints: Reflections on Activism and Being the Administration - David Surratt

Life by Design: How to Build True Happiness - Nancy Hunter Denney

Nevertheless, She Persisted - Sofia Pertuz
We Are Here! A Challenge to the Student Affairs Profession to Remember Graduate and Professional Students - Dana Bozeman
Where is the Love? The Power of Being an Advocate of Love! - Joshua Fredenburg
Location: Philadelphia Convention Center - Hall D


11:15 am – 12:05 pm, LKC Sponsored Session

Nuestras Voces: Understanding the Experiences of Undergraduate Latinas in Latina Sororities

Location: Convention Center - 121 A

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm, Latinx/a/o KC Research & Scholarship Interest Meeting (Open to All)


Location: Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown – Independence Ballroom D


1:15 pm – 2:30 pm, Featured Speaker: Michael Lomax
Location: Convention Center - Hall D

3:30 pm – 4:45 pm, SA Speaks

Being #2: Moving Forward From Failure - Deborah Scheibler

Embracing the Intersections: Reflections on Being a Queer Person of Color in Higher Education - Antonio Duran
Resilience Tree: Growing Pathways to Senior Leadership - Shauna Sobers

Spoken Word Poetry and the Black College Experience - Maurisa Li-A-Ping
Why Starbucks Taught Me Everything I Know About Student Engagement - Russell Alvazian
Location: Philadelphia Convention Center - Hall D


3:40 pm – 4:30 pm, LKC Sponsored Session

The Road to Success: How Can University Faculty and Staff of Color Help Mentor Hispanic Students on a College Campus

Location: Convention Center - 122 B

7:00 pm – 9:30 pm, Mena/Valdez Awards

Location: TBD

Wednesday, March 7, 2018


8:00 am – 9:30 am, No Host Breakfast
 with APIKC and UndocuKC

Location: TBD

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

Diamond Level - $1000 and above:  

Florida Atlantic University

Champlain College

Gold Level - $750 - $999:

University of South Florida St. Petersburg

Rutgers University  


Northeastern Illinois University

Silver Level - $500 - $749:

Northeastern Illinois University

Whittier College

Bronze Level - $499 and under:


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