YouthBuild USA National Rural Gathering
Date: June 16-18, 2015
Location: Hotel La Fonda, Santa Fe, NM
The YouthBuild USA and the National Rural Assembly is hosting the YouthBuild USA National Rural Gathering. This Gathering will provide an opportunity for attendees to be in community with other rural and Native YouthBuild programs from across the country.
Appalachian Higher Education Network 2015 Annual Conference - Increasing Postsecondary Education Attainment in Appalachia: It's All about GRIT
Date: June 23-25, 2015
Location: Center for Rural Development, Somerset, KY
Student success in postsecondary education requires GRIT on the part of individuals, institutions, and organizations. The conference will feature plenary sessions and small group discussions featuring real life examples - from Appalachia and beyond - of how GRIT is promoting student success while simultaneously providing opportunities for developing a broader professional network among individuals doing similar work in similar circumstances.