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Council to meet September 16-17 in Fredericksburg; joined by Council of Presidents and Distinguished Panel of Virginia Workforce Experts

Sep 12, 2019, 15:49 PM by Elizabeth Liverman
The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) will hold its regularly scheduled meeting September 16-17 in Fredericksburg that includes a joint meeting with the leaders of Virginia’s public colleges and universities and a panel discussion about “addressing the need for talent in Virginia.”

 

Contact: Laura Osberger
lauraosberger@schev.edu (804) 786-2323 (office), (804) 387-5191 (mobile)

September 12, 2019

For immediate release

RICHMOND — The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) will hold its regularly scheduled meeting September 16-17 in Fredericksburg that includes a joint meeting with the leaders of Virginia’s public colleges and universities and a panel discussion about “addressing the need for talent in Virginia.”  

The Council’s Academic Affairs, and Resources and Planning committees will meet September 16 beginning at 1:00 pm at the University of Mary Washington (UMW). Topics include actions on the establishment of the School of Data Science at the University of Virginia, operational certification of the University of Reston, revocation of the Virginia University of Science and Technology’s certificate to operate, institutional performance standards requests and a proposed master’s program at the University of Virginia. 

The meetings also will include updates on domicile guidelines, a financial aid reform study, the six-year plan process, enrollment projections and degree estimates, and a review of SCHEV’s draft 2020-22 budget and policy recommendations.

At 3:00 p.m., Council will hold a joint meeting with the Council of Presidents that will feature a panel discussion on “assessing and addressing the need for talent in Virginia” by Megan Healy (moderator), Chief Workforce Advisor to the Governor; Kartik B. Athreya, Executive Vice President and Director of Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond; Jason Miller, Chief Executive Officer, Greater Washington Partnership; and Darius A. Johnson, Vice President, Employee Engagement and Development, Dominion Energy.

The Council will convene for its regular meeting at 9:00 a.m. September 17, at the University of Mary Washington’s Hurley Convergence Center in the Digital Auditorium, Room 136.  UMW President, Troy Paino, will present remarks.

For more information, contact Laura Osberger, senior associate for communications and outreach, at lauraosberger@schev.edu or (804) 786-2323.

SCHEDULE
Monday, September 16, 2019
Location: University of Mary Washington
1301 College Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Hurley Convergence Center

1:00 – 2:30 p.m.: Academic Affairs Committee (Room 210)
1:00 – 2:30 p.m.:  Resources and Planning Committee (Digital Auditorium, Room 136)
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.:  Joint Meeting with Council of Presidents (Digital Auditorium, Room 136)

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Location: University of Mary Washington
1301 College Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Hurley Convergence Center, Digital Auditorium, Room 136

9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Council meeting

Resources:
Full agenda and meeting materials are available at www.schev.edu/index/agency-info/council-information/agenda-books. (Scroll down to the section for the September 16-17 meeting.)

Media resources including news advisories and releases are available at www.schev.edu/media.

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The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia is the state’s coordinating agency for higher education. With The Virginia Plan for Higher Education, SCHEV is dedicated to making Virginia the best-educated state by 2030. For more on The Virginia Plan, please visit schev.edu/TheVirginiaPlan.


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