Equity in Missouri Higher Education

 

2021 Equity in Missouri Higher Education Summit | Oct. 26-28 2021

 

Hear Me, See Me, the MDHEWD's 2021 Equity in Missouri Higher Education Summit was held virtually October 26-28, 2021.

 

Keynote speakers included: Martha Snyder, Senior Director, HCM Strategists; Dr. Sarah Pingel, Senior Policy Analyst, Education Commission of the States; Dr. Clarence Green, Vice President of Culture at Northwest Missouri State University; and Dr. Rolundus Rice, aka "the Dapper Dean", Vice President of Academic Affairs at Rust College.

 

If you missed the 2021 Equity in Missouri Higher Education Summit, video recordings of every session are available on the DHEWD YouTube Page.

 

2021 Equity Report | Snapshot

 

Bridges to Success Equity Webinar Series

 

The MDHEWD is hosting a series of webinars each month to discuss important topics around equity in Missouri higher education. The monthly webinars will feature presentations from higher education and community partners from around the state. White papers will be released to coincide with each webinar topic.

 

Register here for the Bridges to Success Equity Webinar Series! Don't miss these opportunities to continue to make Missouri more equitable for all students. Sign up to receive Equity Updates from MDHEWD. Enter your email address, then select "Equity" from the list of subscription topics.

 

 

2020 Equity in Missouri Higher Education Report - Published Oct. 26, 2020

 

White Papers

 

Upcoming Webinars All webinars will begin at noon

  • November 18: "Using Agilities to Explore Careers and Expand Opportunity" presented by Leigh Anne Taylor Knight and Ann Zimmerman of the DeBruce Foundation, with Megan Elsen and Susi Krulewich of UMKC
  • January 13: "Access and Outcomes: A New Era for Career and Technical Education" presented by Emily C. R. Witt, M.Ed., CCMA, Chief Administrative Officer, St. Louis School of Phlebotomy
  • February 10: "Hire Education: Exploring the Role of Unconscious Bias and Search Committee Preparedness in the Recruitment and Selection of Diverse Faculty and Staff" presented by Antoinette Boyd, Director of Career Services at Maryville University

 

Past Webinar Recordings and Presentations

 

 

 

2019 Equity in Missouri Higher Education Summit Recap

 

The Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development hosted the Equity in Missouri Higher Education Summit on Oct. 30, 2019. The Summit featured the release of a report on the state of equity in Missouri higher education, presentations and breakout sessions related to equity in student access and progress.

 

2019 Equity in Missouri Higher Education Report

 

Download the Equity in Missouri Higher Education Infographic

 

Watch the Equity Summit recap video

Equity Summit Photo Highlights

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Presentations and Panels from the 2019 Equity in Missouri Higher Education Summit

 

 

2020 Missouri Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development Staff Presentations

  • February 4, 2020 Mid America Regional Council GradForce KC Meeting, Dr. Jude Kyoore and Sam Bezjak "Institutional Metrics from the Missouri Equity Report"
  • February 19, 2020, COTA Conference, Dr. Jude Kyoore and Sam Bezjak "Report of the Missouri Equity Project: Access and Progress"
  • April 2, 2020, MKN Regional Trio Conference, Sarah Salmons, MDHEWD and Dr. Trent Ball, Southeast Missouri State University

 

Contact

sarah.salmons@dhewd.mo.gov