Each year, the National Forum is invited to present our research at a variety of conferences and venues. The following is a select list of presentations over the past few years:  2013 de Bowe, C., Kamimura, A., Ramos, M., & Wardlow, M. (2013, May) Recruiting and Retaining Undocumented Students in the Midwest, College Board Preparate […]

The National Forum has released a comprehensive report funded by the Texas Guarantee Loan Corporation (TG) examining institutional behavior related to state and federal policies regarding undocumented students. “We created a survey examining institutional behaviors regarding undocumented students.  Our partners at the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) and the National Association […]

Title: Reconciling Federal, State, and Institutional Policies Determining Educational Access for Immigrant and Undocumented StudentsLocation: ASHE Conference, Charlotte, North Carolina, Westin Hotel 212 ABLink out: Click hereDescription: The Forum’s Lara Kovacheff Badke, Noe Ortega, Angela Vidal-Rodriguez, and Chris Nellum present at ASHE 2011.Start Time: 12:45Date: 2011-11-17End Time: 14:00

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Are you a Legendary Musician doing exciting new things? Drop us a quick line and let us know what you’re up to; we just might feature you in a future blog post! Many students are drawn to the National Forum by the sense of community that is shared among members.  Though we do not have […]

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Office of the Director Betty Overton-Adkins, Ph.D. – Director John Burkhardt, Ph.D. – Founding Director Noe Ortega (Bio Coming Soon) – Managing Director Administrative Support, Finance Management and Communications Assistant Ilana Israel Graduate and Masters Student Research Assistants Jeremiah Thompson Richard Nunn (Bio Coming Soon) Jeff Grim (Bio Coming Soon) Amy Fulton (Bio Coming Soon) Mariama Nagbe (Bio […]

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The National Forum’s access research targets a variety of areas including public perceptions about who should attend college and explorations of increasing the college-going rates of young people in minority and low-income communities. As our society becomes more diverse, our work has given special focus to the ways in which institutions open access to those […]