• 2012 HEGRC Presentations and Handouts

    Wednesday, November 28

    4:15-5:00 p.m.
    The College Advantage: The Real Story

    Tamara Jayasundera, Research Professor and Senior Economist, Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce
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    Thursday, November 29

    8:00-9:15 a.m.
    Turbulence in the U.S. Higher Education Marketplace: New Models, New Players and New Implications for Public Postsecondary State Relations Officers

    George L. Mehaffy, Vice President, Academic Leadership and Change, American Association of State Colleges and Universities
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    10:45 a.m-12:00 p.m.
    Concurrent Sessions (two)

    Session 1:
    The Credential Differential: The Public Return to Increasing Postsecondary Credential Attainment

    Vickie Choitz, Senior Policy Analyst, Workforce Development, Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP)
    Patrick Kelly, Senior Associate, National Center for Higher Education Management Systems (NCHEMS)
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    Session 2:
    Accounting for and Conveying Student and Institutional Success

    Christine Keller, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities and Executive Director, Voluntary System of Accountability

    Robert Moran, Director of Federal Relations and Policy, American Association of State Colleges and Universities
    Jim Hermes, Associate Vice President for Government Relations, American Association of Community Colleges
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    Research and Land-grant Universities
    Research Universities and the Future of America: A Report from the National Research Council

    Jennifer Poulakidas, Vice President, Congressional and Governmental Affairs, APLU
    Kari McCarron, Assistant Director, Congressional and Governmental Affairs, APLU

    Moderated by Danny Jensen, Vice President for Governmental Affairs, University of North Texas Health Science Center and Don Nelson, Director of State Relations, University of Wisconsin-Madison
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    Download UW-Madison Handout 2 (doc)
    3:00-4:15 p.m 
    Shaping the State and National Conversation on Higher Education: Reform, Reason and Public Purpose

    William L. “Bill” Proctor, Florida State Representative, and Chancellor, Flagler College
    William A. Sederburg, Retired Commissioner, Utah System of Higher Education, and AASCU Senior Scholar
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    Friday, November 30

    10:00-10:45 a.m.
    State Elections Summary, Higher Education State Funding, Policy Review and Forecast

    Daniel Hurley, Director of State Relations and Policy Analysis, AASCU
    Thomas Harnisch, Asst. Director of State Relations and Policy Analysis, AASCU
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