Location: Institute for the Study of “Race” & Social Justice, RWJF Center for Health Policy, 1909 Las Lomas NE, downstairs conference room, University of New Mexico (UNM) Main Campus. No Need to RSVP. Feel free to bring your own lunch/beverage. Hourly Paid Parking available at the Yale & Las Lomas Parking Structure. Visa/MC Credit/Debit Cards only. No Cash. *Note: Date was previously incorrectly listed as 3/25/15. The meeting is actually on Wed. March 18, 2015.
* The main agenda item is a dialogue about how we can improve the collection of quality Hispanic origin and race data at UNM and other institutions of education (e.g., early education, K-12, higher ed, etc.) across the state in order to advance equity-based policy and praxis.*
12:00-12:10pm Sign-In, Brief Introductions, Approval of the Agenda (10 min)
12:10-12:15pm Update: 2/5/15 Meeting with Deans Council; Vote Endorsing Equity-Based Data Collection: Parental Educational Attainment and Detailed Hispanic origin on undergrad applications; Gender Identity, Disability, Sexual Orientation optional collection after admission at the point of registration to proactively connect with Resource Centers for student success including ethnic centers, accessibility, LGBTQ, etc.; sex and veteran status already collected on all applications (5 min.)
12:15-12:45pm Improving Hispanic Origin Data Collection, Analysis & Reporting: Promising Practices for Contextualized Equity-Based Policy Research & Praxis (30 min.):
6-yr Graduation; Graduate Degrees awarded; Pay Equity; Faculty & Staff Diversity, Recruitment/Retention, Tenure & Promotion; Student Success Services Assessments & Impact; Other Outcomes?Identify Potential Collection Points:
12:45-12:55pm New Business & Open Discussion (10 min.)
12:55-1:00pm Announcements (5 min.):
REMINDER: The regular meeting date/time for the Consortium is 12-1pm on the third Wednesday of every odd month.
Future meeting dates for 2015 are: 5/20/15, 7/22/15, 9/16/15, 11/18/15.
Previous meetings were: 7/31/14; 9/24/14, 11/19/13, 1/21/15, 3/18/15.
For more information on the Consortium contact: Dr. Nancy López, email@example.com, Associate Professor, Sociology; Director and co-founder, Institute for the Study of “Race” & Social Justice, RWJF Center for Health Policy; Coordinator, NM Statewide Race, Gender, Class Data Policy Consortium. More information:http://healthpolicy.unm.edu/
NOTE: Everyone is welcome! If you would like to call in please email: firstname.lastname@example.org so I can send you the toll free dial in number. If you need wheelchair access, please call the RWJF Center for Health Policy, UNM Tel: (505) 277-0130 on the morning of the meeting so that you can get further instructions on how to access the downstairs conference room from the wheelchair parking behind RWJF Center for Health Policy Building, 1909 Las Lomas NE.