South Texas Leadership Academy
Sponsored by South Texas College and the
Texas Collaborative for Teaching Excellence

Saturday, November 13, 2004
Holiday Inn SunSpree • 100 Padre Boulevard
South Padre Island, Texas
Conference registration and one night's hotel stay is FREE
Registration Deadline: November 8, 2004

This day-long workshop is free of charge to department/program chairs in South Texas.

Department and program chairs have one of the most difficult jobs on the college campus. Chairs must manage faculty and schedules, juggle classrooms, and teach, all while projecting an image of leadership.

The purpose of the South Texas Leadership Academy is to help department and program chairs develop their human resource skills by developing the following areas within their department:

• The Voice of Leadership
• Leadership Styles
• Team Building

Preliminary Conference Agenda:

Friday, November 12, 2004

6 - 7 p.m. - Registration
7 - 9 p.m. - Dinner Mixer

Saturday, November 13, 2004

8 a.m. - Registration
9 a.m. - Welcome
9:15 a.m. - Keynote Presentation "Leadership Compass"
10:30 a.m. - Break
10:45 a.m. - Interactive workshop
Noon - Lunch
1:30 p.m. - Breakout sessions
2:30 p.m. - Break
3 p.m. - Roundtable Discussion
4:30 p.m. - Planning Session for spring 2005 conference and selection of conference committee

Chairs will work to identify ways in which they can develop their leadership skills with their faculty, administration, and most of all with their students.

South Padre Island is located on the southern-most coastline of Texas. Participants may want to take advantage of the weekend's activities by bringing family members and making a weekend of it. Participants will receive one night's stay free of charge at the Holiday Inn SunSpree. An additional night can be reserved starting at $69 per night.

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The South Texas Leadership Academy is partially funded by the Texas Collaborative for Teaching Excellence, Coordinating Board Grant #51102.

No person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any program or activity sponsored by South Texas College on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, veteran status or disability. Individuals with disabilities requiring assistance or access to receive services should contact disability Support Services (956) 688-2006.

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