In the Now Series (Virtual): Student (College) Success & Well-being – Aug 2-11

Posted by Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities on July 19, 2022

The Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU) is excited to launch the In the Now Series, a new opportunity for CUMU members to connect in a timely and responsive format to discuss critical, emerging issues and opportunities affecting our communities.

This summer’s series takes place August 1–12 and brings together CUMU members to learn about emerging strategies and approaches that can lead toward improved student success and well-being. Sessions include:

  • Real opportunities to improve access to basic needs security for #RealCollege Students
    Tuesday, August 2, 12–1 p.m. ET webinar presented by The Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice
  • Homelessness and housing insecurity: Putting theory into practice
    Thursday, August 4, 12–1 p.m. ET workshop presented by the Homelessness Research and Action Collaborative
  • College student mental health and well-being: How institutions are addressing the growing crisis
    Monday, August 8, 12–1 p.m. ET webinar presented by Mary Christie Institute
  • Checked out and stressed out: A panel on student disengagement
    Wednesday, August 10, 12–1 p.m. ET panel featuring University of North Carolina at Greensboro, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and Duquesne University.
  • Let’s unpack
    Thursday, August 11, 12–1 p.m. ET debrief session presented by CUMU

Learn more and register.

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