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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The need to increase low-income students’ entry into STEM education and career opportunities is imperative.  STEM jobs grow faster than any other U.S. career sector. How can a non-STEM professional provide engaging and meaningful STEM experiences for students?  This session seeks to share experiences of how...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] In order for TRIO students to get to the next best level, they must first overcome legacy achievement deficits. Proper parent/home and teacher/classroom interaction is the key to academic success.  Through an understanding of their environment, students are better able to achieve the normal college...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]COVID-19 has largely impacted students since making its appearance in 2020. Seeing an uptick in mental health along with academic success, students are on the front lines of this pandemic. Now it’s time to motivate, support, and share services for students to pursue their education...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Learn what the college experience is like for youth who experience the child welfare system. Join us in learning about the statistics, barriers, and factors for success within the college setting for youth exiting the foster care system. This session will include first-hand, lived experience...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A FICO Score is a three-digit number based on the information in your credit reports. It helps lenders determine how likely you are to repay a loan. The score can affect how much you can borrow, how many months you must repay, and how much...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]What are your hidden biases? Believe it or not, we all have them! Join members of the ASPIRE Social Justice Committee for a session on uncovering hidden biases and understanding how who we are as individuals can impact our work with students. Presenters: Sam Hill and...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This presentation will be discussing the use of Table-Top Role-Playing Games (TTRPGs) like Dungeons and Dragons as a learning tool in the classroom. This presentation will discuss the uses of TTRPGs to engage with students, dispelling rumors, costs, potential pitfalls, and scholarly research. Presenter: Andrew Faber...