For More Information

Mark Lange
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education & Executive Director of the SBS Advising Center

College of Social and
Behavioral Sciences
UMass Amherst

128 Thompson Hall
200 Hicks Way
Amherst, MA 01003-9244


Participating Institutions

The following institutions and organizations participated in the 2013 conference:

  • ACPA
  • Albertus Magnus College
  • American Student Assistance
  • Bay Path College
  • Bedford/St. Martin's
  • Berklee College of Music
  • Berkshire Community College
  • Bridgewater State University
  • Bunker Hill Community College
  • Cambridge College
  • Cape Cod Community College
  • Castleton State College
  • Central Connecticut State University
  • Colby-Sawyer College
  • Community College of Rhode Island
  • EBI MAP-Works
  • Elms College
  • Emmanuel College
  • Five Colleges, Inc.
  • Framingham State University
  • Granite State College
  • Greenfield Community College
  • Hampshire College
  • Hayden-McNeil Publishing
  • Holyoke Community College
  • Housatonic Community College
  • Innovative Educators
  • Jenzabar
  • Keene State College
  • Kennebec Valley Community College
  • Lyndon State College
  • Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
  • Massasoit Community College
  • McGraw-Hill
  • Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University
  • MELMAC Education Foundation
  • Merrimack College
  • Middlesex Community College
  • Mount Holyoke College
  • Mount Ida College
  • Museum of African American History
  • Nashua Community College
  • New England College
  • New Hampshire College & Univ. Council
  • Northern Essex Community College
  • Northwestern Connecticut Community College
  • Pearson Education
  • Plymouth State University
  • Quinsigamond Community College
  • Saint Anselm College
  • Salem State University
  • Smarthinking Online Tutoring
  • Smith College
  • Starfish Retention Solutions
  • UMass Amherst
  • UMass Boston
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Maine at Machias
  • University of New England
  • Vassar College
  • Westfield State University
  • Wheelock College
  • Worcester State University

List up to date as of 10/24/13


Feedback from the third annual conference:

"Overall I really enjoyed the conference and found the topics to be applicable to my experiance. I also found it valuable to meet and talk with other professionals in the area."
"Great food, good sessions and great location."

"Excellent and useful! Bravo."

"For a one day conference, this was outstanding. "

"Worthwhile event. It is always wonderful to interact with collegues from other institutions. These opportunites happen very rarely."

"Great job overall done by all organizers."

"This was actually a useful conference, full of information and ideas which have practical applications. I enjoyed having some of my assumptions upended by Randy Swing's data."

2013 Sponsors

McGraw Hill


UMass Provost

Student Affairs



2013 Exhibitors

Bedford St. Martins





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