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2022 ILACHE Conference Sponsorship

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Educación y Esperanza: Resisting and Existing in Higher EducationFriday, April 29, 2022
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

ILACHE is proud to announce that the 2022 Conference will be held in-person at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign IHotel. Participants will be required to follow COVID-19 protocols for UIUC and the IHotel. 

Thursday, April 28, 2022

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.         Welcome Reception (by invitation only)                 Parkland College

(2400 West Bradley Avenue, Champaign IL)

Friday, April 29, 2022

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.        Registration and Continental Breakfast                   Illinois Ballroom

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.      Welcome and State of Latino Higher Education      Illinois Ballroom

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.    Opening Plenary                                                           Illinois Ballroom

11:10 a.m. – 12:20 a.m.    Morning Sessions  

     Spill the Tea: Guide to First-Gen Success              Excellence Room

     Expectations vs Reality for New Professionals       Knowledge Room

     Resilience Fatigue                                                   Quad Room

     Higher Education in Prison                                      Alma Mater Room

     Hustler: From ESL to Doctoral Student                    Innovation Room

     Artivism: Music, Migration and Resistance               Lincoln Room


11:10 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.    Research Symposium                                                   Humanities Room

11:10 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.    Academia De Padres                                                      Illinois Ballroom

12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.      Keynote, Luncheon and Awards Presentations          Illinois Ballroom

2:40 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.        Afternoon Sessions

     Esperanza y Educación: Transfer Pipeline                 Knowledge Room

     Bridging the Gap of Disconnection                             Innovation Room

     Esperanza y Comunidad: HSI Best Practices             Excellence Room

     Viva la Mujer!                                                               Lincoln Room

     Undocumented Collaborative Model                            Alma Mater Room

     Living in the Digital Space During COVID                    Quad Room


2:40 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.        Research Symposium                                                      Humanities Room

2:40 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.        Academia de Padres                                                         Illinois BallroomIllinois Ballroom

5:00 p.m. – 5:10 p.m.         Closing Remarks                                                              Illinois Ballroom

5:10 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.        Networking Reception                                                      Humanities Room

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