New Mexico Higher Education Assessment and Retention Conference

NMHEAR 2017 Conference Theme: 

Cultivating Academic Engagement, Persistence, and Success

SAVE the DATE — February 23 and 24, 2017

Keynote Presenter strayhorn

NMHEAA is excited to announce that Dr. Terrell L. Strayhorn will be the keynote speaker and pre-conference presenter at the 2017 NMHEAR conference.  Dr. Terrell Strayhorn is Professor and Director of the Center for Higher Education Enterprise (CHEE) at The Ohio State University. A renowned student success scholar,
highly acclaimed public speaker, and award-winning writer, Strayhorn is author of 10 books, over 60 book chapters, and more than 150 journal articles and conference papers, and many other scholarly publications. He has presented over 300 keynotes and invited lectures across the globe. Dr. Strayhorn maintains an active and highly visible research agenda focusing on major policy issues in education: student access and achievement; issues of race, equity and diversity; impact of college on students, and student learning and development. His book, College Students’ Sense of Belonging: A Key to Educational Success, has won a book award and sold record copies nationally.  Dr. Strayhorn was also named one of the country’s top diversity scholars by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education in 2011, one of Business First’s “Top 40 under 40,” one of the “Top 20 to Know in Education,” and became the youngest full
professor in Ohio State’s history in 2014.


Pre- and Post-Conference Workshop Information

Poster Session Information


New Mexico Higher Education Assessment and Retention Conference