Western Academic Leadership Forum

WALF 2010 Annual Meeting logoWALF 2010 Annual Meeting

Academic Leadership: Charting the Future in a Sea of National and International Initiatives

April 21-23, 2010 • Rapid City, South Dakota
Hosted by: the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, and the South Dakota Board of Regents

Schedule at a Glance

 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21

Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn/Mount Rushmore

 

2:00-3:30 pm Executive Committee Meeting, Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn
4:30 pm Depart from Hotel for Mount Rushmore
5:30-7:00 pm Welcome and Keynote: Trends in National and International Initiatives
7:00-8:30 pm Reception/Dinner

 

THURSDAY, APRIL 22

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (SDSMT)

 

8:00 am Depart hotel for campus
8:15-9:00 am Welcome & Breakfast
9:00-noon Postsecondary Readiness Initiatives
Noon-1:15 pm Lunch
1:15-3:00 pm International Initiatives: The Bologna Process
3:30-5:30 pm Campus & Local Highlights & Reception

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 23

Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn

 

7:30-8:30 am WALF Annual Business Meeting & Breakfast
8:30-10:15 am Focus on Regional Accreditation
10:30-11:45 am The WALF Resource Toolkit Debut
11:45-NOON Wrap Up & Adjournment
1:00-6:00 pm Post-Meeting Tour (optional - requires separate registration)