June 18, 2020
The one-day Institute for faculty, staff and administrators will focus on strategies for moving up the faculty and administrative ladders in higher education.
The morning speakers will include a presentation: "Leading from a Place of Strength. The case for Strength Finders on a College or University Campus, " by Keith Hall Ed.D., vice president, diversity and inclusion, Azusa Pacific University.
Roundtable sessions will explore the three key skills needed for higher education leaders to excel and advance up the ranks.
Concurrent Roundtable Workshops will include the following:
The afternoon Keynote Speaker will be Marla Franco, Ph.D., who will speak about "Strengthening your own HSI Leadership." Franco is the assistant vice provost for Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) Initiatives at the University of Arizona.
Concluding the day will be a Presidents' Panel, and will include Daniel Lopez, Jr., Ph.D., president of Harold Washington College and Irma Becerra Fernandez, Ph.D., president of Marymount University.
The 19th Annual Latino Higher Education Leadership Institute, is a pre-conference event of HACU's 34th Annual Conference, Oct. 31 – Nov. 2, 2020, taking place at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.