The Admissions Challenges Facing Private Colleges

San Francisco, California
Friday, August 16, 2019

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Registration and Breakfast (8:00am)  

Welcome and Setting the Stage (9:00am)  

The Bleak Enrollment Outlook (9:15am - 10:00am) 
Video Message
 - Nathan Grawe, Professor of Economics, Carleton College   

Making the Case for Private Colleges and the Liberal Arts (10:00am - 11:00am)
Speakers
 - Seth Allen, Vice President and Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid, Pomona College
 - S. Georgia Nugent, Senior Fellow, The Council of Independent Colleges
 - Jon Reider, Retired Director of College Counseling, San Francisco University High School  

Break  

Building Diversity Amid an Uncertain Legal Climate (11:30am - 12:30pm)
Speakers
 - Scott Cline, Vice President of Enrollment Management, California College of the Arts
 - Shaun R. Harper, Provost Professor and Race and Equity Center Executive Director, USC
 - Donald E. Heller, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, University of San Francisco  

Lunch (12:30pm - 1:15pm)
Presented by Strada Education Network
 

Lessons From the Scandal (1:15pm - 2:15pm)
Speakers
 - Akil Bello, Co-Founder and Former CEO, Bell Curves
 - Waverly Long, 2019 Graduate, Palo Alto High School  

How They Did It: Success Stories at Dealing with Challenges (2:15pm - 3:15pm)
Speakers
 - Andrew Friedman, Director of Campus Strategic Innovation, Burning Glass Technologies
 - Mary B. Marcy, President, Dominican University of California
 - Kristen Soares, President, Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities
 - Milyon Trulove, Vice President and Dean of Admission & Financial Aid, Reed College  

Insights From the Editors and From You (3:15pm - 3:30pm)
Speakers
 -  Scott Jaschik, Editor, Inside Higher Ed 
 -  Doug Lederman, Editor, Inside Higher Ed  

Reception (3:30pm - 5:00pm)    

Updated as of July 29, 2019  

 

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