July 29, 2014
HACU president to chair the Subcommittee on Student and Recent Graduate Recruitment
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) President and CEO Antonio R. Flores was elected by a unanimous vote of the Homeland Security Academic Advisory Council (HSAAC) to chair the Subcommittee on Student and Recent Graduate Recruitment.
The HSAAC provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary of Homeland Security and senior leadership on matters related to homeland security and the academic community, including: student and recent graduate recruitment; international students; academic research and faculty exchanges; campus resilience; homeland security academic programs; and cybersecurity.
Also serving on the HSAAC are the presidents and CEOs of HACU's partners in the Alliance for Equity in Higher Education: Lezli Baskerville of the National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education (NAFEO); Carrie L. Billy of the American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC); and Ruby G. Moy of the Asian Pacific Islander American Association of Colleges and Universities (APIACU). Two leaders of HACU-member institutions also serve on the HSAAC, Chancellor Rufus Glasper of Maricopa Community Colleges and President Mohammad H. Qayoumi of San José State University.