CONFERENCE INFORMATION UPDATED ***3/24/15***
One of the events at the 18th Annual ANTSHE Conference is our Silent Auction. Here's a sneak peek at the Silent Auction Catalog. Our Silent Auction kicks off Saturday morning so place your bids early!
An Additional Keynote Added:
Ericka M. Miller, Senior Advisor to the Secretary
U.S. Department of Education
Nominated by President Barack Obama on November 7, 2013, to become Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education, Ericka Miller is currently senior advisor to the Secretary at the U.S. Department of Education, where she advises on higher education policy and programmatic issues. Prior to joining the Department, Miller was vice president for operations and strategic leadership at The Education Trust, a nationally recognized research and advocacy organization that promotes high academic achievement for all students at all levels and is particularly focused on closing the opportunity and achievement gaps that separate low-income students and students of color from their peers. Miller holds a bachelor’s degree in English literature from Georgetown University, as well as master’s and doctoral degrees in English and American literature from Stanford University.
18th Annual ANTSHE Conference Schedule Update
Speakers Tentatively Scheduled To Date (List will be updated as scheduled):
Keynote Speaker - Dr. Ericka M. Miller, Senior Advisor to the Secretary, Department of Education
Keynote Speaker - Dr. Belle Wheelan, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
Keynote Speaker - Dr. Mary Ellen Dallman, Associate Professor of Early Childhood Education and Director, USG Adult Learning Consortium
Keynote Speaker - Dr. Steven M. Gillon, Resident Historian for The History Channel and Professor of History at the University of Oklahoma
Alpha Sigma Lambda
Dr. Helen C. Miller, Hofstra University
Retired NFL Super Bowl Champion Barrett Brooks
Mary Beth Lakin, Director of College and University Partnerships, American Council on Education
Dr. Steve Frye & Dr. Jean Fleming, AAACE
Peggy Favorite, Span Plan Adult Student Services Program
Jane Shore & Amy Riker, ETS
Kim McNair, Ed.D. Howard Community College and Michael Parsons, Ed.D. Morgan State University
Sandra Seay, Ed.D. East Carolina University
John Starkey, M.Ed., Stacy Shapin, M.Ed., Eric Lee University of Nevada
Margaret Becker Patterson, Ph.D. Research Allies for Lifelong Learning
Thomas Cox, Ed.D., Fred Prasuhn, Ph.D. AHEA
Ahmed Sims Palm Beach Atlantic University
Patricia Antanavige Mohawk Valley Community College
Nicole Simmons, MPA Kennesaw State University
Janet Michello, Ph.D. LaGuardia Community College of the City of New York
Dr. Millard J. Bingham Jackson State University
Dr. M. Graeme Armstrong and Dr. Jerry Poppe Upper Iowa University
Dr. Lucille Green Jackson State University/School of Lifelong Learning
Barry Gilmore Central Piedmont Community College
Dr. Kathryn Temple Georgetown University
Leslie Holland National Higher Ed Consultant
Dr. Len Bogner, Ms. Dorothy Cady, Dr. Lori Risley, Ms. Jessie Daws University of Central Oklahoma
Lisa Schifferle Federal Trade Commission
Dr. Carlos Wilson Jackson State University
Hong Shi, Doctoral Student in Adult Education Auburn University
Christopher Maund Illinois Institute of Technology
Flora Lowe-Rockett and D’onna Bell Kennesaw State University
Dr. Stephen McCaskey Indiana State University
Matt Bergman, Ph.D. and James Barry University of Louisville
Janet N. Zadina, Ph.D. Tulane University School of Medicine
Tony Thomas, Ph.D. Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest Region
Gayle Dulcey, Ph.D. student. Temple University
John Sheuring Wake Technical Community College
Dr. Bryan Forsyth Colorado Technical University
Mary Hendrick Doctoral Candidate Liberty University
Dr. Amanda Raitano Blackstone Valley Community Action Program
John Duncan Ivy Tech Corporate and Community College
Organizations and Institutions Represented and Scheduled to Attend to date (List will be updated as registration updates):
American Council on Education
National Association of Community College Teacher Education Programs (NACCTEP)
Veterans Panel - Retired Military
ANTSHE Academic Advisory Board
University of Nevada
Governors State University
Valdosta State University
Mohawk Valley Community College
Winston-Salem State University
East Carolina University
Eastern Kentucky University
Baton Rouge Community College
Wake Tech Community College
Kennesaw State University
Morgan State University
Ivy Tech Community College
University of Michigan-Dearborn
Southern New Hampshire University
Colorado State University
University of Memphis
Rio Salado College
Central Piedmont Community College
Texas A&M University-Texarkana
James Madison University
University of Pennsylvania
Jackson State University
LaGuardia Community College
John Hopkins University
Research Allies for Lifelong Learning
Adult Higher Education Alliance (AHEA)
Educational Testing Service (ETS)
University of Las Vegas Nevada
Stony Brook University
University of Central Oklahoma
Tennessee Tech University
Indiana State University
National Louis University
University of North Texas
18th Annual ANTSHE Conference Entertainment and Events Update
Register for the 18th Annual ANTSHE Conference today!
In addition to the many opportunities to learn and network with others in academia, we hope that you will enjoy the entertainment and events scheduled around conference hours just for you! This year's ANTSHE Conference is a great time to get to know other professionals and leaders in academia, and nontraditional students while enjoying some of what Loudoun County has to offer.
In addition to these events, we will also have:
- A Silent Auction (An auction catalog will be posted here soon)
So bring some extra cash along. Not only will you be getting some great items, you will be helping to support a great cause and nontraditional student learners! Proceeds will benefit the ANTSHE Scholarship Fund.
ANTSHE Conference Entertainment and Events Update:
Friday, March 27th - After Opening Ceremony
ANTSHE Movie Night *Feature to be announced** With complimentary Candy Buffet (with all your candy favorites) and Popcorn!
Saturday, March 28th - After hours
ANTSHE Exclusive Classic Rock Concert Event - Live!
Formed in late spring 2013 the Earls of Kent have created a talented, high energy musical group bent on bringing great classic rock to audiences everywhere. This tightly-knit group of musicians are uniquely suited towards venues that cater to rock enthusiasts who enjoy the classic rock and blues of the 60's, 70's, 80's and 90's as well as the 2000's. Their goal is to consistently satisfy rock fans of all ages and tastes with a wide variety of great music and fill the seats of any venue/establishment in which they play. Their music features artists such as Queen, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Cream, Joe Walsh, Led Zeppelin, Molly Hatchett, Joe Bonamassa, Toto, Aerosmith, The Black Crowes, Stevie Ray Vaughn and many others. These down-to-earth, capable musicians are the real deal when it comes to dedication and commitment to their music and their fans. Hope to see you all out there at the next gig! Don't miss this exciting event, Saturday evening 8:00PM - 11PM!
Saturday March 28th
After a long day at the conference, treat yourself to a 15-minute seated massage. Northern Virginia Massage Therapist will be on site from 6pm-8pm on Saturday. Seated Massages are available on a first come-first serve basis. Attendees will need to sign up for a seated massage at the ANTSHE Resource Center during Registration and the Open House on Friday. The cost for a seated massage is $25.
The Relaxation Station will also feature consultants from Jamberry Nails and Make Up. Free Samples!
Caricaturist George Edwards will be onsite to draw caricatures for the conference. Mr. Edwards draws front view faces with the humorous large head and small body style with a hobby or sport theme. He uses a thick paper and give a plastic bag with each one. Mr. Edwards is a graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art and has been sketching caricatures for 30 years! Stop by the Relaxation Station for this fun event!
Show Your College Spirit!
Come and show your College Spirit with a School Spirit Table at the 18th Annual ANTSHE Conference! No cost to have a table displaying how your college/university celebrates Nontraditional Students! This is your opportunity to show off your adult learner program!
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The 18th Annual ANTSHE Conference is sponsored by:
Research Allies for Lifelong Learning
Kathryn Temple-Georgetown University The National Center for Student Success
Federal Trade Commission
Alpha Sigma Lamda