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Past Annual Conference Highlights

Highlights of HACU's 30th Annual Conference

October 8-11, 2016
San Antonio, TX

October 8, 2016

15th Annual Latino Higher Education Leadership Institute
10:00 a.m. - Noon - Career Development and Leadership Roundtables: "Preparing Ourselves for Effective Higher Education Leadership"
Concurrent Roundtable Sessions:

Opening Plenary: HACU 30th Anniversary Address presented by Antonio R. Flores, Ph.D., President and CEO, HACU

October 9, 2016

Concurrent Workshops 9:00 - 10:15 a.m.

Concurrent Workshops 10:30 - 11:45 a.m. 

  • Campus Climate Issues Facing Higher Education Leaders: Institutional Response Matters, presented by:
    Kathleen Curry Santora, President & Chief Executive Officer, National Association of College & University Attorneys
    Joseph I. Castro, Ph.D., M.P.P., President, California State University, Fresno
    Ajay Nair, Senior Vice President and Dean of Campus  Life, Emory University
    Jose Padilla, Vice President and General Counsel, DePaul University

  • HACU Government Relations Update, presented by:
    Luis M. Maldonado, Chief Advocacy Officer, HACU
    Alicia Diaz, Executive Director, Legislative Affairs, HACU
    John Aguilar, Executive Director, Legislative Affairs, HACU

Concurrent Workshops 2:00 - 3:15 p.m.

  • Enhancing the Institutional Environment for Hispanic Student Success at UCO, presented by:
    Liliana Renteria, Grants Administration Manager, University of Central Oklahoma
    Kristi Archuleta, Associate Professor, University of Central Oklahoma
    Guillermo Martinez-Sotelo, Assistant Professor, University of Central Oklahoma
    MeShawn Conley, Director, University of Central Oklahoma
    Josh Napier, Graduate Assistant, University of Central Oklahoma

October 10, 2016

International Plenary Session: "Higher Education and the Environment: Becoming Global Leaders for Sustainable Change" presented by:

Concurrent Workshops 10:30 - 11:45 a.m.

  • Advocacy and How It Can Benefit You presented by:
    Luis Maldonado, Chief Advocacy Officer, HACU
    John Aguilar, Executive Director, HACU
    Toni Hernandez-Serna, District Director, Office of Congressman Joaquin Castro
    Daniel Mezza, District Director, Office of Congressman Will Hurd

Concurrent Sessions 2:00 - 3:15 p.m.

  • CSin3: 3-Year Bachelor's Degree Program in Computer Science presented by:
    Willard Lewallen, Ph.D., Superintendent/President, Hartnell College
    Eduardo Ochoa, Ph.D., President, California State University, Monterey Bay
    Sonia Arteaga, Ph.D., Computer Science Faculty Member, Hartnell College
    Sathya Narayanan, Ph.D., Computer Science Faculty Member, California State University, Monterey Bay

Town Hall Meeting: "Income Inequality, Health Disparities and Climate Change: Implications for Hispanics and the 2016 Elections" presented by:

October 11, 2016

Fifth Annual Deans' Forum: A Dean's Role in Creating and Sustaining a Culture of Equity and Inclusion


Highlights of HACU's 29th Annual Conference

October 10-12, 2015
Miami Beach, FL

Photo Galleries:

October 10, 2015

Latino Higher Education Leadership Institute

PreK-12/Higher Education Collaboration Symposium

Opening Plenary

October 11, 2015

Concurrent Workshops 9 - 10:15 a.m.

Concurrent Workshops 10:30 - 11:45 a.m.

  • HACU Government Relations Update, presented by:
    Luis M. Maldonado, Chief Advocacy Officer, HACU
    Alicia Diaz, Executive Director, Legislative Affairs, HACU

Concurrent Workshops 2:00 - 3:15 p.m.

Concurrent Workshops 3:55 - 5:10 p.m.

October 12, 2015

Concurrent Workshops 10:30 - 11:45 a.m.

Concurrent Sessions 2 - 3:15 p.m.

October 13, 2015

Fourth Annual Deans' Forum on Hispanic Higher Education 

  • Growing the Pool of Diverse Faculty Candidates: Development of Students and Faculty Panel presented by:
    Dr. Mildred García, President, California State University, Fullerton
    Dr. Armando Bengochea, Program Officer and Director of the Mellon Minority Undergraduate Fellowship (MMUF) Program
    Dr. Ruth Enid Zambrana, Professor, Department of Women's Studies and Director of the Consortium on Race, Gender and Ethnicity at University of Maryland


Highlights of HACU's 28th Annual Conference 

October 4-6, 2014
Denver, CO

Sunday, October 5

Presentations

Monday, October 6

International Plenary: "New Opportunities for International Exchanges under the 100,000 Strong in the Americas Partnership" - presented by Margaret Hug, U.S. Department of State and Martha Navarro-Albo, AMEXCID


Highlights of HACU's 27th Annual Conference 

October 26-28, 2013
Chicago, IL


Highlights of HACU's 26th Annual Conference 

October 20-22, 2012
Washington, DC

Highlights of HACU's 25th Annual Conference 

October 29-31, 2011
San Antonio, TX   

Highlights of HACU's 24th Annual Conference 

September 18-20, 2010
San Diego, CA

Highlights of HACU's 23rd Annual Conference 

October 31 - November 2, 2009
Walt Disney World©, FL

Highlights of HACU's 22nd Annual Conference 

October 11-13, 2008
Denver, CO

Highlights of HACU's 21st Annual Conference

October 20-23, 2007
Chicago, IL

Highlights of HACU's 20th Annual Conference 

October 28-31, 2006
San Antonio, TX

20th Annual Conference