TABPHE is a membership association dedicated to the issues of Black faculty and staff at colleges and universities statewide. We invite you and other college and university personnel to participate in what will be the year’s best investment toward your professional development and exploration of issues effecting African-American males. TABPHE is committed to improving the educational system and closing the educational gaps in
This prestigious affair will attract attention across the state by bringing together representatives from academia, state government, corporations, private industry and non-profit organizations. This joint conference will also be an excellent venue for local, state and national businesses to showcase their products and services.
The TABPHE State Conference is your opportunity to serve and play a significant role in a movement to prepare the way for the future!
Faculty InstituteThe Faculty Institute will convene as an early conference activity to address issues of connecting African-American faculty (public school and higher education) to pipeline issues that impact the success of African-American students.
Staff InstituteThe Honorable Reby Cary Staff Development Institute will convene during the conference to include leadership development, mentoring and additional networking opportunities.
Student InstitutesThe Graduate Student Institute and the Erma Johnson-Hadley Undergraduate Student Leadership Institute will convene during the conference to include student leadership development, mentoring and networking opportunities.
Variety of Sessions & Activities
The TABPHE State Conference has a number of sessions and activities from which to choose. These include:
State Representative Jarvis Johnson(L) one of the 2017 TABPHE State Conference Keynote Speakers, pauses for a photo with a TABPHE Past President Tanisha Shorter..
TABPHE is pleased to announce that a number of distinguished individuals have agreed to share their expertise at this year’s conference.
During the conference, you will have multiple opportunities to dialog with the workshop presenters and major speakers as they share their ideas, inspiration and innovative presentations that reflect the essence of this year’s conference theme. Topics and issues may include: