NDSD 2024

Beyond Boundaries: Exploring Identities, Equitable Education, and Servant Leadership

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Beyond Boundaries: Exploring Identities, Equitable Education, and Servant Leadership

North Dakota/South Dakota ASPIRE 2024

Welcome to the North Dakota/South Dakota ASPIRE Conference

Join us for an enriching educational experience at the North Dakota/South Dakota ASPIRE Conference! Save the dates for April 25-26, 2024, as we come together at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks.

**Conference Details:**– **Dates:** April 25-26, 2024– **Location:** University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota

**Conference Highlights:**– Engage in thought-provoking sessions!– Network with peers and educators from both North and South Dakota.– Explore strategies to enhance student success, transform education, and break boundaries.



“Dive into the heart of cultural exploration at the ND/SD Conference, where the vibrant tapestry of North and South Dakota’s diverse communities converges. Join us for an enlightening journey as we explore themes of unity, resilience, and progress. We are thrilled to announce Dr. Anton Treuer as our esteemed keynote speaker, renowned for his expertise in Indigenous studies and commitment to fostering understanding across cultures. Prepare to be inspired, educated, and empowered as we come together to celebrate our shared heritage and envision a future of inclusivity and collaboration.”


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“Unlock the full potential of TRIO Professionals at the ND/SD Conference with our exclusive lineup of five enriching sessions featuring esteemed speakers Dr. Sara Kaiser, Dr. Anton Treuer, Dr. Jeff Maliskey, Dr. Kaylee Trottier, and Dr. Cassie Gerhardt. Tailored specifically for TRIO professionals, these sessions delve into the core principles of student success, equity, and empowerment. Engage in lively discussions and hands-on workshops designed to enhance your skills, broaden your perspectives, and strengthen your impact in supporting underrepresented students. From best practices in mentorship and advocacy to leveraging technology for student engagement, our sessions provide invaluable insights and tools to elevate your practice. Join us as we come together to celebrate the vital role of TRIO in transforming lives and shaping futures. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with fellow professionals, exchange ideas, and ignite positive change in the communities we serve.”



“Connect and unwind at Tavern United, Canad Inns. Join us for networking over great food and drinks, forging new connections and strengthening old ones in a relaxed setting. Don’t miss this chance to expand your professional circle and create lasting partnerships.”