2018 NASPA AAKC Region IV-E PULSE Drive-In Conference

October 06, 2018
Indiana State University C.E.B. African American Cultural Center | Terre Haute, Indiana

The African-American Knowledge Community of Region IV-East is hosting a day-long professional development experience to uplift, encourage and empower African-American professionals and attendees. 

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This is a PULSE check on our community, a way to leave equipped with meaningful tools to balance personal and professional development in various areas of higher education. ALL are welcome as we create spaces of affirming community for practitioners and scholars of the African diaspora. Join us on the evening of October 5th and the day of 6th at Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Indiana for the Inaugural PULSE Drive-In Conference hosted by the Region IV-East African-American Knowledge Community.


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Region IV-E
African American
2018 NASPA AAKC Region IV-E PULSE Drive-In Conference


This event is most likely to influence these groups.

  • AVP or “Number Two”
  • Faculty
  • Graduate
  • Mid-Level
  • New Professional
  • Undergraduate
  • Senior Level
  • Vice President for Student Affairs


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Call for Programs

We welcome all to submit program proposals for 50 minute educaitonal sessions at the PULSE Conference.

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Looking for tips on writing an effective NASPA proposal? See sample submissions and formatting tips in our Program Submission Guidelines.


Please contact NASPA if you have any further questions about submitting a program proposal for the 2018 NASPA AAKC Region IV-E PULSE Drive-In Conference.

Michael Williams
Educational Programs Chair
Email: [email protected]


Fri, Oct 05

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Evening No-Host Meetup Social and Service

Sat, Oct 06

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Welcome and Keynote Speaker
9:00 AM – 9:50 AM
Registration and Breakfast
10:00 AM – 10:50 AM
Educational Session I
11:00 AM – 11:50 AM
Educational Session II
12:00 PM – 1:20 PM
Lunch & Keynote Speaker
1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
Educational Session III
2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Educational Session IV
3:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Closing & Recognition
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Post-Conference Networking Social


Registration information will be available soon!

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Konya Sledge
Registration Chair
Email: [email protected]


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Cancellation Policy:
The cancellation deadline is Friday, September 21, 2018. A $25 cancellation fee will be deducted from your refund.

Refund Policy:
No refunds will be provided after Friday, September 21, 2018.

Substitution Policy:
Substitutions are allowed between the same member type (member to member, non-member to non-member, etc) and registration date (early to early, regular to regular).

All requests for cancellations, refunds, or substitutions must be send to Konya Sledge at [email protected]


African American Cultural Center | Indiana State University

Indiana State University - African American Cultural Center
Terre Haute, IN

The Charles E. Brown African American Cultural Center is responsible for developing and providing opportunities for African-American students to involve themselves in creating, innovating, designating, and deciding cultural programs relevant to them. It is further responsible for promoting positive identification, association, and relationship to African-American historical and contemporary culture. The Charles E. Brown African American Cultural Center creates a learning environment conducive for students, administrators, faculty members, and citizens of the Terre Haute community to understand, recognize, and appreciate the contributions made by African-American people.

The Charles E. Brown African American Cultural Center coordinates efforts with existing programs and departments; it provides an atmosphere conducive for relevant psychological and social needs of African American students; it provides educational experiences in the areas of African-American history and culture, problems of African-American development, and general issues of race relations; it provides the opportunities for the development of decision-making ability and potential talents of students who have been neglected. It provides direct services to personal and groups with the goal to make society aware of the need for racial justice.

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For hotel questions, please contact:
Brice Yates, On-Site Liaison
[email protected]

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Hilton Hotel
750 Wabash Ave, Terre Haute, IN 47807
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    Indianapolis International Airport (IND / KIND)

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