Save the Date! Tapia 2019 San Diego,CA September 18-21, 2019

2018 Tapia Conference

Faculty Workshop Part II - Effective Student Retention Strategies

Friday, September 21, 2018 — 1:30PM - 3:00PM

The second part of the faculty workshop will focus on student retention of underrepresented students, as it is recognized that good retention is important to improve student graduation rates. This session will include a presentation from the recipient of the CMD-IT University Award for Retention of Minorities and Students with Disabilities in Computer Science. The presentation will be followed by engaging discussions about recruiting, yield, retention and graduation of underrepresented students in undergraduate Computer Science programs. The session provides an opportunity for participants to share effective practices.