What: “Implications of Prop. 30 for California Public Education and the Capital Region,” a forum presented by Sacramento State and Linking Education and Economic Development (LEED)
When: 8:30 a.m.-noon, Wednesday, Oct. 3
Where: Sacramento State Alumni Center, State University Drive South
Who: Sacramento State President Alexander Gonzalez and James Beckwith, president and CEO of Five Star Bank, host the presentation.
Keynote address: “California’s Workforce Skills Gap” by Dr. Hans Johnson, Bren Policy Fellow, Public Policy Institute of California.
Presentation: “Public Higher Education: A Bipartisan Imperative,” by Michele Siqueiros, executive director, Campaign for College Opportunity.
Closing remarks: Sanjay Varshney, dean, Sacramento State College of Business Administration
Note: The press will have an opportunity for one-on-one interviews with panelists and guest speakers.
For more information, call Sacramento State’s Public Affairs Office at (916) 278-6156.
– Craig Koscho