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First-Generation Student Success Conference
Friday, November 9, 2018 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

NIU Naperville Conference Center
1120 Diehl Road
Naperville, IL 60563

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The McKinley "Deacon" Davis CHANCE Program at Northern Illinois University (NIU) is excited to announce a call for program proposal abstracts for our First Generation Student Success Conference celebrating the 50th anniversary of providing support services to first-generation students at NIU.

The planning committee is currently accepting program proposal abstracts for the 2018 conference.

Conference Goals

  • Educate attendees on issues and promising practices about first-generation college and low-income students
  • Build and enhance the community for first-generation students and the professionals that work with them
  • Share effective approaches used to equalizing higher education from within for first-generation students