CVHEC’s Higher Education Legislative and Policy Summit Set for Oct.20, 2023
The Central Valley Higher Education Consortium Legislative and Policy Summit 2023 will be held Oct. 20 at the Fresno Convention Center in Fresno.
Dr. Benjamin Duran, CVHEC executive director, announced the date on behalf of the presidents and chancellors of the consortium’s 28 member colleges and universities as the CVHEC’s 2023 calendar of events takes shape.
Sponsored by the College Futures Foundation, the summit draws between 150-200 higher education officials and educators, legislators and partner representatives.
The summit will feature conversations on:
- Dual Enrollment
- Central Valley Transfer Model
- Math Pathways & more
Other coming events will address core issues of dual enrollment, the CVHEC Transfer Project, the Math Task Force and Equity Task Force, said Dr. Duran.
Also on the calendar this spring is the Math Bridge/EIR Kick Off convening May18. This event is in concert with College Bridge, which received a $4 million federal Education Innovation and Research (EIR) grant for dual enrollment.
Additionally, the first CVHEC Board of Directors meeting this year is set for May 11. The board will again meet the day before the summit, Oct.19.
(UPDATE May 26, 2023) – See Math Bridge coverage.