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Register for the 2023 Holmes Research and Dissertation Retreat

Are you ready to take the next step in your journey to completing your dissertation? Prospective and current doctoral students are invited to join peers and gain the knowledge and tools to successfully navigate the dissertation process.
Now is the time to reserve your spot at the AACTE Holmes Program Research and Dissertation Retreat on April 3 – 4 at the campus of Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL. View the full agenda and register today.

Co-sponsored by the PNC Foundation and Florida Atlantic University, the Holmes Research and Dissertation Retreat will equip Holmes scholars with knowledge and tools to enhance their research productivity and navigate the dissertation process. Topics will include research methods and approaches, how to select and integrate a theoretical framework, how to identify grants and funding opportunities to support their dissertation and scholarship, and strategies to successfully publish and present their research to an interdisciplinary audience. Registration ($25) is required for scholars.

Holmes Program coordinators are welcome to attend the event with their scholars at no cost. Coordinators who plan to attend should email wjames@aacte.org, so that they be can included in the final count.  

Hotel Information
Renaissance Boca Raton
2000 NW 19th Street
Boca Raton, FL 33431

The standard room rate is $189/night. A shuttle to transport scholars from the hotel to FAU’s campus for retreat sessions will be provided. Guests must make their reservations by the cut-off date of March 20 to receive the standard rate. Book your hotel now.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided on both days. 

Weade James

Vice President, Organizational Advancement