Each year, a keynote speaker is selected to provide an address relevant to the conference's
2019 KEYnote Speaker
The keynote speaker for the upcoming January Teaching Conference, New Beginnings: Ensuring the Academic Success of our Transfer Students, will be announced in early fall.
Past January Conference Speakers
Roger L. Worthington, January 2018
Dr. Roger L. Worthington is a national leader in diversity education, and the Chief
Diversity Officer and Interim Associate Provost at the University of Maryland, College
KerryAnn O'Meara, January 2017
Dr. KerryAnn O'Meara is Professor of Higher Education, Director of the ADVANCE Program
for Inclusive Excellence, and Affiliate Faculty in Women’s Studies at the University
of Maryland, College Park.
Carol Tecla Christ, January 2016
Dr. Carol Tecla Christ is the 11th chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley. A celebrated scholar
of Victorian literature, Christ is also well known as an advocate for quality, accessible
public higher education, a proponent of the value of a broad education in the liberal
arts and sciences, and a champion of women’s issues and diversity on college campuses.