Sunday, April 27
​4:00–4:50 p.m.
5:00–5:50 p.m.
​FIHE Advisory Council Meeting
New State Executive Orientation
Annual Conference Begins
​6:00–8:00 p.m. ​Opening Reception

Monday, April 28
​8:00–9:00 a.m.

9:15–10:30 a.m.

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
10:45–11:45 a.m.

Noon–1:15 p.m.

1:30–2:45 p.m.

3:00–4:00 p.m.

4:15–5:15 p.m.
6:10 p.m.
6:30–8:45 p.m.
​Breakfast Program: "The Value of the Liberal Arts"—
   Georgia Nugent
State-Based Strategies in the National Campaign:
   “Securing America’s Future: The Power of Liberal
   Arts Education”
Spouses Program
Leadership Topic I: Opening Doors and Making the
   Case: Engaging Your Board Members in
   Fundraising—Doug Mason
Luncheon Program
   Opportunities for the First-Generation Student
   Frank Romeo

   Addressing the Affordability Question: A Video
Leadership Topic II: Best Practices in Scholarship
An Emerging Presidential Priority: Increasing
   Internship and Career Connections for College
“Screams to Dreams”—An Open Mike Session
Depart for Awards Dinner
Reception and Awards Dinner

Tuesday, April 29
​8:00–9:00 a.m.
9:15–10:15 a.m.

10:30–11:30 a.m.

11:45 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
​Breakfast Program: Networking and Updates
Leadership Topic III: Legal Guidance for State Fund
   MembersNed Segelken
Leadership Topic IV: Building a More Effective
   Communications StrategyJoe Slay
Luncheon—Network Roundtable Discussion
Annual Conference Ends