NRHC 2023

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

March 30 - April 2, 2023

Conference Information

Dates & Location

The conference will take place from Thursday, March 30, 2023 to Sunday, April 2, 2023.

Our conference hotel is the Pittsburgh Sheraton Station Square (300 W Station Square Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15219). The room rate per night is $179.00 (single-quad room occupancy). 

Registration Information

Call for Proposals

The Call for Proposals is now open until Monday, November 14th. 

Registration Information

Registration will open in January 2023


Early-bird Registration- $325/person 

Regular Registration- $335/person 

On-site Registration - $450/person 


Limited Virtual Option

This year’s conference will include several virtual panel sessions prior to the in-person conference. Member institutions that are unable to attend in-person can register virtually for $325.


Registration includes:

  • Access to recorded video of the Keynote Speaker, Author Talk, Presidential Address, and Awards Ceremony 2-3 weeks after the conference.

  • Opportunity to present in one of three formats – live paper presentation, live performance or short film, live art gallery presentation. These panel sessions will take place 2 weeks prior to the in-person conference and can be attended by all conference attendees.

  • Ability to submit pre-recorded Open Mic Night entries

  • The opportunity to maintain involvement in the Student Activities Committee

  • Access to attend Student Decompression Chambers and any virtual conference programming

  • Eligibility for awards and scholarships


Health and Safety Protocol


Registration for NRHC 2023 may require proof of Covid-19 vaccination uploaded to the registration system and/or a negative Covid-19 PCR or rapid test. NRHC reserves the right to adjust health and safety guidelines to correspond with CDC recommendations. In the event that proof of vaccination or a Covid-19 test are required, failure to produce the required documents may result in removal from the conference without refund.

Opportunities to Publish

  • We would like to encourage you to submit your presentation electronically to the NRHC journal, Illuminate. We encourage submissions across all presentation platforms. Proposers should consider the following guidelines:

  • For academic entries: please note that posters and/or PowerPoint presentations will not be considered. Illuminate only accepts academic papers of 5,000 words or less for consideration.

  • For art entries: students are invited to send a detailed summary of their art project and pictures for consideration.

  • Creative works: students are also invited to submit creative writing or other artistic pieces to the journal for consideration.

  • Full submission guidelines are available HERE. The form for submissions will be open by August 30, 2022 and submissions are due no later than May 20, 2023.

  • If you have any questions, you may reach out directly to the editors of Illuminate at illuminatenrhc@gmail.com. We hope you take advantage of this opportunity!