* This agenda is subject to additions and changes.
Sunday, September 30, 2018
3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Shuttle to Museum
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Reception and Tour
Mississippi Civil Rights Museum
Monday, October 1, 2018
7:45 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Tougaloo College Student
Welcome to Jackson
Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba
Dr. Beverly W. Hogan
2018 MAC President
8:45 a.m.– 9:45 a.m.
General Session Institutional Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Implications for Higher Education
Panel Dr. Alfred Rankins, Commissioner
Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning
Dr. Andrea Mayfield, Executive Director
Mississippi Community College Board
Dr. E. Harold Fisher, Executive Director
Mississippi Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
9:45 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m.
General Sessions Creating Inclusive Campus Climates
Dr. Ted Mitchell
President, American Council on Education
11:00 a.m.- 12:00 noon
Section Meetings Chief Executive Officers
Convener: Dr. Beverly W. Hogan Chief Academic Officers
Convener: Dr. Steven Moser Provost/Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
University of Southern Mississippi Chief Student Affairs Officers
Convener: Dr. Jacqueline Gibson Preastly
Vice President for Student Affairs
Mississippi Valley State University
12:15 - 2:00 p.m.
Halbrook Awards Luncheon
Speaker: Representative Phil Gunn
Speaker, Mississippi House of Representatives Business Meeting immediately following
2:00 p.m.- 2:15 p.m.
Shuttles to Woodworth Chapel
2:30 p.m.- 3:30 p.m.
Strategic Approaches to Diversity and Equity in Higher Education: Voices from the Field
Dr. Loye Ashton
Director, Center for International Studies and Global Change
Dr. Katrina Caldwell
Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Community Engagement
University of Mississippi
Dr. Amy Miller
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
University of Southern Mississippi
Closing remarks by Dr. Beverly W. Hogan.