Governor’s Conference on Postsecondary Education Trusteeship scheduled
Release Date: September 16, 2003
Contact: Sue Patrick
Phone: (502) 573-1555
(Frankfort, Ky) The 2003 Governor’s Conference on Postsecondary Education Trusteeship will be held September 21-22 at the Cincinnati Airport Marriott in Hebron, Ky. The conference will get underway with the Council on Postsecondary Education meeting from 12:30 - 2 p.m. Among the Council’s agenda items is the release of the preliminary enrollment figures for Kentucky’s colleges and universities and adult education programs.
Sponsored by the Institute for Effective Governance, the Trusteeship Conference will feature remarks by the 2003 gubernatorial candidates, Attorney General Ben Chandler and Congressman Ernie Fletcher, on Sunday evening. Governor Paul E. Patton will be the plenary session speaker on Monday.
The conference provides professional development opportunities for members of the governing boards of Kentucky's public universities and the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, the members of the Council on Postsecondary Education, and board members of independent institutions that choose to participate.
The Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence and the Council on Postsecondary Education are co-sponsors of the Institute for Effective Governance.