2009 MTA Higher Education Conference

December 4 & 5, 2009
Sponsored by MTA and the Higher Education Leadership Council 

Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center
1657 Worcester Road
Framingham, MA 01701
508-879-7200 

Registration Deadline: November 18, 2009
Conference Fee: $25. 

Public Higher Education Conference

The conference opens Friday evening with dinner and  adiscussion on state issues affecting public higher education with MTA Pres. Anne Wass and Jim Rice, president of the HCHE. A forum with NEA President Dennis Van Roekel opens the second day.

Workshop topics include:

  • Political Organizing the Wellstone Way
  • Social Media: Job-Related Legal Concerns
  • Workplace Bullying: Recognition and Prevention
  • ESP Living Wage Campaigns by the NEA
  • Workplace Health and Safety
  • Staffing and Financial Trends in Public Higher Education
  • Workplace Bullying: Recognition and Prevention
  • What’s Happening in Congress: A Legislative Update

The conference concludes with lunch Saturday and speaker Arthur Pippo, MTA director of higher education, on State Issues Affecting Public Higher Education.

Register and reserve a hotel room online. (Inquire with your local and/or chapter about lodging reimbursement availability.)

For further information, contact MTA Higher Ed at 800-392-6175 ext. 8236.