First-Year Summit 2024
WHY HAVE A FIRST-YEAR SUMMIT?
Following up on last year’s First-Year Summit, this year's summit offers attendees an opportunity to learn about and comment on new and proposed initiatives by colleges, departments, divisional programs, and offices to support first-year students' success.
WHEN AND WHERE IS THE SUMMIT?
Feb. 16, 2024, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Shepherd Union Ballrooms. Lunch provided.
WHO IS INVITED?
All students, faculty, administrators and students.
WHAT IS THE THEME OF THIS YEAR'S SUMMIT?
This year's Summit focuses on creating a "culture of the first year" by engaging in campus-wide discussions about new and revised proposals and initiatives addressing students' first-year academic achievement and success.
WHAT ARE THE GOALS OF THE SUMMIT?
Emphasize the importance of creating a first-year culture.
Share and elicit feedback on new and updated proposals and initiatives addressing the needs of first-year students
Present new data on first-year student academic achievement and success.
WHAT IS THE FORMAT OF THE SUMMIT?
The background for the theme and new data on first-year student academic achievement and success is available as a module on the Student Success Series Canvas Resource. Summit participants can join two discussion tables to learn about and comment on new and proposed first-year initiatives hosted by faculty, staff, and administrators.
HOW DO I REGISTER AND SELECT MY DISCUSSION TABLES?
Complete the registration form to select the tables you want to join.