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Higher Education & Public Education Summit
How The Two Worlds Meet
Friday, October 26, 2012
Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi
University Center - Lone Star Ballroom, 142
Featuring State Representative Todd Hunter
Breakfast Keynote - John Sharp, Texas A&M University System Chancellor
Luncheon Keynote – Michael Williams, Texas Education
and many more education experts!
Dr. Flavius Killebrew, President of Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
Dr. Mark Escamilla, President of Del Mar College
Fred Heldenfels IV, Chairman of Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Carol Scott, Vice President of the CCISD Board of Trustees
Tom Pauken, Chairman of The Texas Work Force Commission
Dr. Scott Elliff, Corpus Christi Independent School District Superintendent
R.E. "Bob" Parker, President of Repcon, Inc.
Trey McCampbell, Chair of the Board of Regents for Del Mar College
Dr. Jeff Cass, Provost of The University of Houston-Victoria
Dr. Tracie Rodriguez, Principal of Colligiate High School
Patricia Outrim, Vice President, Governmental and Regulatory Affairs, Cheniere Energy
Janet Cunningham, Director Coastal Bend Partners for College Career Readiness
Dr. Janis Jordan, Past Pres. of the Texas Assoc. of Supervisors of Curriculum
Dr. Jim Needham, Flour Bluff ISD Board Member
Dr. Joan Holt, Interim Director of the University of Texas at Austin Marine Science
Panel One - What's Working
Panel Two – Barriers Still Yet To Be Overcome
Panel Three – Merging Work Force Needs
State Representative Todd Hunter,
Corpus Christi Independent School District,
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi,
Del Mar College and The Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce
Traveling to the Summit
If You Are Traveling by Air
The distance from the airport to the university is approximately 15.2 miles. Travel time from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi to the Corpus Christi International Airport can take up to 30 minutes depending on traffic. Information about rental cars and shuttles is available in the Beach Bay Guide. http://www.visitcorpuschristitx.org/assets/pdf/2011BeachBayGuide.pdf
The conference will include coffee and pastries during check-in, lunch, and an afternoon snack.
Campus Location, Parking, and Maps
The campus is located at 6300 Ocean Drive. Driving directions and maps to the campus can be found by visiting http://www.tamucc.edu/about/location/index.html
Parking will be in the Bayside Parking Garage. Please enter campus at the first entrance and turn left at the first street (immediately past the information kiosk, where it is not necessary to stop). After turning left, stay in the right lane to proceed to the garage. Take a ticket and bring it to the check-in desk for validation. The Bayside Garage is adjacent to the University Center. Handicap parking is available on the first floor.
Download the map of the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi campus, for directions to the location of the Sea Breeze Garage and the University Center at http://higheredsummit.tamucc.edu/assets/map.pdf
For more information, please contact Angie Flores at email@example.com or Debbie Lenz at firstname.lastname@example.org