Posted Aug 17, 2016
Updated Sept. 3, 2016
HACU to host its second PreK-12/Higher Education Collaboration Symposium, Oct. 8, San Antonio, Texas
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) will host its second PreK-12/Higher Education Collaboration Symposium, a pre-conference event of HACU’s 30th Annual Conference. The symposium will take place Oct. 8, 2016, noon to 3:30 p.m. at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio, Texas, and will feature the panel discussion, "Achieving Equity in Education through Collaborative Programs."
The HACU PreK-12/Higher Education Collaboration Symposium will also include discussions on successful models of collaboration that lead to systemic change and underscore the importance of matriculating, retaining and graduating minority students.
The keynote for the lunch "How can foundations help institutions promote student success?" will be given by Douglas Wood, Ed.D., Ford Foundation, program officer for Youth Opportunity and Learning.
Featured speakers include:
The event benefits higher education leaders, PreK-12 administrators and other community stakeholders by encouraging communities to implement collaborative practices highlighted during the symposium.
Online Registration will be available until September 16. Onsite Registration will be available.
Download a flyer here.