Wednesday, September 2, 2015

UTRGV to host its first Critical Issues Leadership Conference, Sept. 11-12

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  • WHAT: Critical Issues Leadership Conference
  • WHEN: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, and Saturday, Sept. 12
  • WHERE: UTRGV Community Engagement and Student Success Building
                  1407 E. Freddy Gonzalez Drive, Edinburg, Room 1.300
  
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s College of Education and P-16 Integration will bring together leaders from school districts throughout the Valley to explore trends and issues in education, at its inaugural Critical Issues Leadership Conference.

The conference will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, and Saturday, Sept. 12, at UTRGV’s Community Engagement and Student Success Building, 1407 E. Freddy Gonzalez Drive, Edinburg (at Freddy Gonzalez Drive and I-69C/U.S. Hwy. 281).

Dr. Patricia M. Alvarez McHatton

The theme is “Exploring the Future, Leading Change.”

This year’s conference speakers include UTRGV Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Havidán Rodríguez, and administrators and faculty from the College of Education and P-16 Integration, including the new dean, Dr. Patricia M. Alvarez McHatton.


For more information, visit http://www.utpa.edu/leadconference. If you plan to tweet during the conference, use the hashtag #LeadConference.