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October 20, 2017 - Rise to 55

The Higher Education Coordinating Council’s education campaign Rise to 55 is to promote and inform Floridians regarding the statewide goal for degree attainment and includes local area convenings. These meetings are open to the public and will include collaborative discussions regarding the importance and value of higher education attainment for the community and the critical role that each person plays in raising educational attainment.

A convening will be held on October 20, 2017, in Madison, Florida. Registration is free. Please click here for more information and to register. HECC members attending will include: Rep. Elizabeth Porter, Michelle Dennard (CareerSourceFL) and College System Chancellor Madeline Pumariega.

October 30, 2017

Chair Alan Levine has announced the Florida Higher Education Coordinating Council will meet in Tallahassee on October 30, 2017.

Among the items on the agenda will be a review of the Sunshine Law pertaining to such bodies as the HECC; a quarterly update on the work plan and grant expenditures for the Statewide Degree Attainment and Completion Goal Initiative; and new education attainment data/research. A complete agenda will be posted here closer to the meeting date.


DATE: October 30, 2017
TIME: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. - or upon conclusion of business
LOCATION: Turlington Building, Room 1703/7
325 W. Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399

The meeting is public and will be webcast by the Florida Channel. (www.thefloridachannel.org)


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