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Trustees’ Forum


Tuesday, October 31, 2017

8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) will host its inaugural Trustees’ Forum on October 31, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  HACU invites college and university trustees and senior administrators to participate in this special forum that will focus on collaboration strategies for advocacy efforts at the state and federal level, specifically for trustees who engage in advocacy on behalf of a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSIs) and institutions with a growing Latino student population where an interested trustee serves.

Please see below a tentative agenda for the Trustees' Forum, a post-conference event of the 31st Annual Conference. Details about the 2017 Forum will be published here as they become available.  

TENTATIVE AGENDA

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast and Registration

9:00 a.m. – 9:05 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions
Antonio R. Flores, Ph.D.
President & Chief Executive Officer
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)

9:05 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

HACU 101 for Trustees
Antonio R. Flores, Ph.D.
President & Chief Executive Officer
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)

9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Panel I - "Current Issues and Opportunities Facing Trustees and Hispanic Higher Education"

Convener/Moderator:
Eloy Oakley
Chancellor, California Community Colleges and
Member, Board of Regents, University of California System

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Confirmed Panelists:
J. Noah Brown
President and CEO
Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT)

Richard D. Legon
President and CEO
Association of Governing Boards (AGB)

Monica C. Lozano
Chair, Board of Regents
University of California System

 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Mini Town Hall with Questions & Answers Session
 11:45 a.m. – noon
Break

12:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.

Networking Lunch and Panel 

Lunch Panel - "HACU and the Role of Trustees"

Convener/Moderator:
Silas Abrego, Ph.D. 
Member, Board of Trustees
California State University System

Confirmed Panelists:
Erlinda J. Martinez, Ed.D.
Member, Board of Trustees
National University

Peter J. Taylor
Member, Board of Trustees 
California State University System

Roberto Zárate
Member, Board of Trustees
Alamo Colleges​ &
Immediate Past Chair, Board of Directors
Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT)

1:50 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Closing Remarks
Antonio R. Flores, Ph.D.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)

Click here to register.

For information about the Trustees' Forum, please contact:
Alicia Martínez
Assistant Vice President for Programs, Services and International Affairs
Phone: (210) 576-3244
E-mail: alicia.martinez@hacu.net