University of Texas at Austin president Bill Powers is joining President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and other university presidents today at a White House forum on increasing educational opportunities for low-income and disadvantaged students.
EVENT: Senior Vice Provost David Laude will host David Bergeron, U.S. acting assistant secretary for postsecondary education, for a conversation on national higher education policy. WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 28, 2-3 p.m. Event is invitation only but open to the media. WHERE: Student Activities Center, Legislative Assembly, Room 2.302 BACKGROUND: Students, administrators and a national representative… » Continue Reading