Our annual symposium continues to grow! The Third Annual Post-Secondary Education Symposium– “Open Minds.  Create Futures.” will be held on March 22, 2017 at Penn State Harrisburg &  March 23, 2017 at the Best Western Premier Hotel and Conference Center in Harrisburg PA.

This year’s event will offer workshops on current topics relevant to college and secondary education professionals, transition and support coordinators, parents, students and peer mentors. We are eager to share the information we have learned over the past four years on best practices for program development, tracking outcomes, connecting students to employment, family engagement in post secondary education, financial planning for college, and how to prepare for a college path. Sport your college “spirit wear” and join us Thursday evening for Student Presentations and a Tailgate Party!  Click here for a tentative agenda.

Registration Deadline: March 8, 2017.

Fees: $150.00 per professional for both days 3/22 & 3/23.  $100.00 per professional, for Thursday 3/23/17 only. Free for Parents, Students, & Peer Mentors.  Registration fee includes Continental Breakfast, Lunch & Tailgate Party on 3/23/2017.

If you need special dietary or ADA accommodations, please contact DREAM at nshirley@dreampartnership.org.

Register on-line or download the 2017-symposium-registration-form.

Please make checks payable to Dream Partnership. Mail manual registrations and all payments to :

DREAM Partnership
55 Utley Drive
Camp Hill, PA 17011

Hotel accommodations are NOT included for Professionals and Parents. We have reserved a block of rooms, at a discounted rate of $109.95 plus taxes, at the Best Western Premier, 800 East Park Drive, Harrisburg PA 17111. For hotel reservations, please contact reservations at 717-561-2800 or reserve online using the Group Code: #065363 . The cut-off date for the room block and discounted rate expires on February 20, 2017.

Registration Cancellation: Cancellations received after March 8, 2017 will not be refunded.