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Project Title: Closing the Equity Gap: Securing our STEM Education and Workforce Readiness Infrastructure in the Nation's Minority-Serving Institutions

PIN: PGA-BHEW-15-01         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Policy and Global Affairs

Sub Unit:
Board on Science Education
Board on Higher Education & Workforce

RSO:
Jackson, Leigh Miles

Subject/Focus Area:
Education; Industry and Labor; Policy for Science and Technology


Closing the Equity Gap: Securing our STEM Education and Workforce Readiness Infrastructure in the Nation's Minority-Serving Institutions
July 17, 2017 - July 18, 2017
Keck Center
500 5th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20001


The American Council on Education


If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:


Contact Name: Leigh Jackson
Email: lmjackson@nas.edu
Phone: 2023342047
Fax:


Agenda:

Committee on Closing the Equity Gap: Securing our STEM Education and Workforce Readiness Infrastructure in the Nation's Minority-Serving Institutions

COMMITTEE MEETING 3

Open Session Meeting
July 17, 2017
9:30am -5:00pm (EDT)
Meeting Location
American Council on Education
One Dupont Circle NW
Washington, DC 20036
202-939-9300

9:30 a.m. Welcome and Introduction to Study
Mr. Tom Rudin, Director, Board on Higher Education and Workforce,
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
Dr. Lorelle Espinosa, Committee Co-Chair
Dr. Kent McGuire, Committee Co-Chair

9:40 a.m. Introductory Remarks
The Value of Diversity in Higher Education and the 21st Century Workforce
Dr. Earl Lewis, President, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

10:00 a.m. PANEL 1: Current Challenges and Opportunities for MSIs
Speakers:
?Dr. Robert Terry Palmer, Associate Professor, Howard University
?Chancellor Judy Miner, Chancellor, Foothill-De Anza Community College District
?Dr. Julie Park, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland, College Park
?Dr. Lee Bitsoi, Chief Diversity Officer, Stony Brook University
Moderator: Dr. Cecilia Rios Aguilar, Associate Professor, Director of the Higher Educational Research Institute, UCLA

11:00 a.m. Q/A with audience

11:30 p.m. Break for Lunch
(Catered lunch for committee and guest speakers)

12:30 p.m.PANEL 2: Innovative Programs and Strategies on MSI Campuses
Speakers:
?Dr. Herb Schroeder, Founder, Vice Provost, Alaska Native Science andEngineering Program, University of Alaska, Anchorage
?Ms. Rachael Brown, Associate Professor, STEM Accelerator Grant ProfessionalDevelopment Coach, South Texas College
?Dr. Wil Del Pilar, Vice President of Higher Education Policy and Practice, TheEducation Trust
Moderator: Dr. Anthony Carpi, Committee member

1:15 p.m. Q/A with audience

1:45 p.m. PANEL 3: Partnerships with Business, Industry, Government Agencies
Speakers: ?Mr. Derek McGowan, Program Manager, Higher Education Institutions, GlobalDiversity and Inclusion, Lockheed Martin ?Mr. Melvin Greer, Grant Managing Director and Senior Research Fellow, GreerInstitute for Leadership and Innovation
?Dr. Tien Pham, Senior Campaign Scientist, Information Sciences, U.S. ArmyResearch Laboratory
?Mr. Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., President and CEO, Thurgood Marshall Fund
Moderator: Dr. Chad Womack, National Director, STEM Initiatives and the
Fund II Foundation UNCF STEM Scholars Program

2:45 p.m. Q/A with audience

3:15 p.m. Break

3:30 p.m. PANEL 4: Ensuring the Success of Minorities at MSIs Through
Effective Public Policy
Speakers:
?Ms. Lezli Baskerville, President and CEO, National Association for
Equal Opportunity in Higher Education ?Mr. Neil Horikorsi, President & Executive Director, Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
?Mr. Jim Hermes, Associate Vice President of Government Relations,
American Association of Community Colleges
?Dr. John Moder, Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Office,
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
?Ms. Carrie L. Billy, President & CEO, American Indian Higher
Education Consortium
Moderator: Mr. Tom Rudin, Director, Board on Higher Education and Workforce,
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

4:30 p.m. Q/A with audience

5:00 p.m. Meeting adjourns


Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Jim Bertin
Anthony Carpi
Aprille Ericsson
Lorelle Espinosa
Lamont Hames
Eve Higginbotham
Spero Manson
Kent McGuire
Leo Morales
Anne-Marie Nunez
William Spriggs
Victor Tam
Crsitina Villalobos
Dorothy Yancy
Lance Shipman Young

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Draft Outline
Potential Site Visit Nominations
Timeline
Strengths and concerns




The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
Program Book was made available
NASEM IRB documents related to site visit approvals
Supplemental information

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: July 14, 2017