53rd NCHC Annual Conference | November 7-11, 2018 | Boston, MA
- Saturday Plenary: Nikki Giovanni Giovanni is a world-renowned poet, writer, commentator, activist, and educator. One of the most widely read American poets, she prides herself on being "a Black American, a daughter, a mother, a professor of English." Plenary followed by book signing.
- Friday Night Story Slam: an interactive storytelling competition modeled after The Moth Radio Hour and emceed by award-winning author Andre Dubus III.
- Teaching and Learning Workshop: an intensive post-conference seminar for honors faculty with acclaimed pedagogy expert James Lang.
- Professional Staff in Honors (PSIH): professional development training and networking for honors administrative staff in areas like career advancement, advising, and mental health.
- CAT: Boston Master Class: An opportunity for faculty with prior City as Text™ experience (through a CAT Institute) to engage in an intensive exploration of Boston prior to the 2018 Annual Conference. (November 4-8, details here)