Date: March 22, 2020 - March 24, 2020

Location: James B. Henry Center for Executive Development

The 30th Annual Equity within the Classroom conference will be held on March 22-24, 2020 at the James B. Henry Center at Michigan State University, hosted by the MSU College of Veterinary Medicine. The theme of this conference is Access, Affordability, and College Completion.

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Equity Within the Classroom Conference is hosted annually as a collaborative effort between Michigan's King-Chavez-Parks Initiative and the state's public and independent colleges and universities. The Equity Conference provides an annual forum for faculty, administration, staff, and postsecondary education supporters to review current research findings; annual retention outcome data; best practice strategies; and, specific KCP developed retention strategies positively impacting equality of opportunity and degree achievement of KCP targeted students.


Lodging is available the Candlewood Suites attached to the MSU Henry Center for $85 a night. The preferred rate is active through February 22, 2020.

Go to Equity Conference and select the arrival and departure dates and click “check availability” for the preferred rate

Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information
For more information contact Hilda Mejia Abreu at, or ANR Event Services at or (517) 353-3175.