Kentucky: Council on Postsecondary Education

Council on Postsecondary Education
CPE President Bob King to Speak at Rotary Annual Conference tomorrow

Press Release Date:  Thursday, October 06, 2011  
Contact Information:  Sue Patrick
Cell: 502-330-6596

Council on Postsecondary Education President Bob King will be the keynote speaker at the opening plenary session of the Rotary District 6710’s annual conference tomorrow, October 7, 9:15 a.m. ET at the Galt House in Louisville.

“Making Kentucky Stronger by Degrees” is the title of King’s presentation. He will focus on building stronger connections between higher education and economic development, increasing technology transfer capabilities, improving institutional performance, and closing the achievement gap.

Information about the conference can be found on the district’s website:

Directions to the Galt House can be accessed at


We believe in the transformative power of postsecondary education. Stronger by Degrees, the new strategic agenda for Kentucky’s colleges and universities and adult basic education, is powering a stronger Kentucky economy and improving the lives of Kentuckians. To learn more about Stronger by Degrees, visit


Last Updated 10/6/2011