"The Fight for Academic Equity: Creating Social Cohesiveness Between the Adult Learner and College"

ANTSHE Conference 2018 is the premiere conference focusing on adult learners in higher education and the faculty, administrators, advisors, and innovative leaders who provide guidance, support and advocate for them. Join us for three days of engaging content, networking, and valuable, high quality education. The ANTSHE Conference will take place at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina 15-17 March. 

Registration now open! Please Register today

For more information visit: 2018 ANTSHE Conference

Hosted by:








Kennedy Maranga, Ph.D.

Consultant, Professor, and Practitioner Washington University

Tricia Berry, Ph.D.

Associate Dean and Director of Clinical and Practicum Programs, Kaplan University

Sydney Richardson, Ph.D.

Dean, Martha H. Fleer Center for Adult Education, Salem College

Heather Harrison

Residential Coordinator and facilitator of the Leadership Salem program, Salem College



Is Your College/University Nontrad Student-Friendly? Take this short survey to find out! Who knows, you might be recognized at our upcoming conference for your adult learner program Nontrad Survey

Does someone at your college/university deserve recognition for their dedication in support of nontraditional students? Did you know that at ANTSHE Conferences awards are given to individuals, colleges/universities, and to specific adult learner programs in recognition of their support for nontraditional students? Check out ANTSHE's Awards Program!




TRACK A -  Initiatives to Nurture Social Cohesion in Adult Learner Success

TRACK B – Equity in Education: Academic Disparities from the Adult Learner and/or Administration Perspectives

TRACK C - Academic Professionals Serving Adult Learners

TRACK D – Addressing Academic Challenges to Build a Cohesive Working Relationship Between Adult Learners and Administration






Friday, March 16



At ANTSHE, we believe that education isn't just for K-12 or the college-bound. As life-long learners, it is important to continue to be open-minded and willing to learn new things. 

This year, we are very excited to offer to our ANTSHE Conference attendees the following unique learning opportunities, FREE with a full-conference registration! 

***PLEASE NOTE***In order to secure your seat in the class, you MUST register in advance. There is no registration fee and you will not be charged or billed for your selected class. The cost is included in your full-conference registration fee. (You will not be able to register for the class onsite) 

POP-UP CLASSES will be held on Friday, March 16, 2018 from 4:00pm-6:00pm. Click here for more details and to register.

Chocolate/Tea Pairing Class:  Join us for a special tasting/pairing. Class Details...

Communications And Real-world Digital Solutions (CARDS) Class:

DESCRIPTION: Have you ever wanted to learn how to communicate better with your students, colleagues, family, and/or friends using different forms of digital communication (i.e., texting, Skype, Twitter, etc.)? Participants will learn how to use various methods of social media to build their own professional portfolio with on-the-spot training and building sessions.  Join us for some CARDS?
Training Stations: Text messaging, Facetime/Skype other real-time solutions, Blogs, Instragram/Pinterest, Twitter, Facebook, Cyber Security, etc.

Class time and schedule subject to change.


DON'T WAIT! Seating is Limited and you MUST Register in advance for this Exclusive ANTSHE Conference 2018 Event!


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Dinner & 

Painting Party



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