Academic Leadership Retreat


August 28–29
University Conference Center Building, Fourth Floor
600 Henley Street (map and parking info provided below)

Wednesday Sessions: 7:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Thursday Sessions: 7:30 a.m.–noon

RSVP: Please contact Heather Cockrum ( to RSVP or to change information for a previously submitted RSVP.

Keynote Speaker

David Attis

David Attis is a practice manager with the Education Advisory Board. His studies have explored managing large-scale multidisciplinary research, internationalization strategies in higher education, maximizing space utilization on campus, and the future of doctoral education.

Documents and Resources


Download presentations from the retreat.

Parking Information

Attendees should park in the Locust Street Parking Garage, located across from the YMCA. Attendees will need to present their parking tickets during registration on both days to receive validation stickers. Directions to Locust Street Parking Garage.
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