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8th Annual Dr. Barbara A. Sizemore Summer Conference

Schedule of Events

Wednesday, May 24 & Thursday, May 25, 2017

Duquesne University Power Center
1015 Forbes Avenue, Fifth Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15219

 

Day 1 · Wednesday, May 24, 2017

9:00 am - 1 p.m. Youth Conference - Dr. Andre Samuels & Mr. Barrington Irving- Speakers  (Invitation only - contact Sizemore Administrator for more information)

Day 2 · Thursday, May 25, 2017

8:00- 8:15 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:15-8:40 a.m.

Welcome

  • Timothy Austin, Ph.D., Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs
  • Cindy M Walker, Ph.D., Dean of the School of Education
  • Launcelot Brown, Ph.D., Current Barbara A. Sizemore Distinguished Professor of Urban Education at Duquesne University
8:40 a.m.-9:00 am Sizemore Spirit Award Presentation
9:00-10:15 a.m. Morning Plenary Speaker: Dr. Gail L. Thompson, Equity and Professional Development Specialist, Illuminate Education
10:15-10:30 am Break - Travel to Campus Workshops
10:30-12:00 p.m. Concurrent Workshops in Canevin Hall
12-1 p.m. Lunch
1- 2:30 p.m. Concurrent Workshops in Canevin Hall
2:30pm- 3:30 p.m. Keynote Speaker:  Dr. Marcia M. Sturdivant, President and Chief Executive Officer, Negro Educational Emergency Drive
3:30 p.m. Remarks & Closing - Dr. Launcelot Brown, Sizemore Distinguished Professor of Urban Education at Duquesne University