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Mentoring Institute

Mentoring Underrepresented Students for
High Achievement and Success

College of the Holy Cross
Worcester, MA
June 26-27, 2008

 Hogan Campus Center

Opening Dinner
Suites A, B, C

 Thursday, June 26, 2008


Holly Sateia
Steering Board Member, C.H.A.S.
Vice President for Institutional Diversity and Equity.

Dartmouth College

Sabrina Forbes
Associate Director, Academic Services
College of the Holy Cross

Rev.  Michael C. McFarland, SJ
President, College of the Holy Cross


Keynote Address
J. Keith Motley. Ph..D
Chancellor, UMass Boston

Closing Remarks


Friday, June 27, 2008
8:00 AM - 3:45 PM


8:00 – 9:00 AM             Continental Breakfast/ Opening Address
                                  Mr. Wil Smith  (Hogan Ste B/C)
Associate Dean of Multicultural Student Programs,
                                           Bowdoin College


9:00 – 10:15 AM          Creating A Culture for Mentoring
                                   Dr. Lois Zachary  (Hogan Ste B/C)
President, Leadership Development Services, LLC
                                           Author of the best-selling books: 
                                           "The Mentor’s Guide" and
                                           "The Organizations’ Guide: Creating a Mentoring Climate"

10:15 – 10:30 AM          Refreshment Break- Hogan Ste A

10:30 – 11:45 AM
          Identifying Best Practices  
                                   (Concurrent Sessions

                                   Panel A
Hogan 406(07) 
                                   Moderator: Prof. David Damiano

Barnard College:                  Vivian Taylor, Ed.D
                                            Associate Dean of the College for Academic Enrichment
                                            and Opportunity Programs
Carleton College:                  Hudlin Wagner
                                            Dean of Students      
College of the Holy Cross:    Sabrina Forbes
                                            Associate Director, Academic Services & Learning Resources

                                   Panel B- Hogan 402(03)          
                                   Moderator: Prof. Estrella Cibreiro-Couce

The University of the South:  Eric Benjamin
                                            Director of Multicultural Affairs
Trinity College:                     Karla Spurlock-Evans
                                            Dean of Multicultural Affairs
Williams College                  Wendy Raymond
                                            Associate Professor of Biology and Associate Dean
                                            For Institutional Diversity

12:00 – 1:00 PM           LUNCH  (Hogan Ste A,B/C)

1:15 – 2:30 PM               ASSESSMENT  Hogan 408(09)
Tim Weston, Research Associate
                                            ATLAS Evaluation and Research Group
                                            University of Colorado

                                            Adele Wolfson,
                                            Associate Dean of the College
                                            Wellesley College

2:30 – 2:45 PM                   Refreshments  Hogan 408(09)

2:45 – 3:15 PM           ACTION PLANNING
Break –out Rooms
Hogan 402, 403, 406, 407

3:15 – 3:45 PM              Closing/Wrap Up  Hogan B/C       



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