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The Tri-State Consortium of Opportunity Programs in Higher Education (NJ/NY/PA) 15th Biennial Conference was held in Long Island, New York from April 13 – 17, 2019 at the Long Island Marriott, 101 James Doolittle Boulevard, Uniondale, NY 11553. The theme was Creating New Futures by Educating and Liberating for Life in an Era of Change.

Speakers included Thomas G. Mortenson, Senior Scholar at the Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education in Washington, D.C.; KD Wilson, student success and empowerment speaker; Simon Silva, a motivational speaker; Jack Mizrahi, CEO of Ingenti & Company; Cheryl Wills, a veteran anchor for Spectrum News NYl; Dr. Napoleon Wells, a clinical psychologist; and Ramona Smith, a member of Toastmasters International.

New this year was a mobile guide on Guidebook! Participants could access the most up-to-date information about our event, including schedules, maps, and much more. Read about this update and other conference news items at the bottom of the page.

Conference News Posts

Advertise or become a Vendor

Interested in advertising at this year's event? We invite your respective campus programs, external organizations, friends and colleagues to consider ...
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2019 Tri-State Conference Tentative Schedule

Saturday, April 13, 2019 2:00 pm  -  6:00 pm: Pre-Conference Leadership Institute* (* = Participants must have applied and have ...
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Submit Your Proposal

The Tri-State Conference Request for Proposals has been extended to January 18, 2019. The theme for the conference is "Creating ...
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Apply for the 2019 Leadership Institute

The Leadership Institute is designed to meet the needs of new directors, assistant directors, counseling coordinators, tutoring coordinators, and those ...
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