Public Affairs, The California State University

MEDIA ADVISORY: Three Segment Heads to Discuss Rebuilding and Reinvestment in Public Higher Education at American Association of State Colleges and Universities Conference

Panel discussion to mark first joint appearance for all three California segment leaders

University of California President Janet Napolitano
California State University Chancellor Timothy P. White
California Community Colleges Chancellor Brice W. Harris

The three leaders of California’s public higher education segments will participate in a panel discussion as part of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) Higher Education Government Relations Conference. Among the topics the leaders will discuss are the California Master Plan and governance; maintaining affordability and access; and the role of technology and innovation in higher education. Media is invited to cover the panel discussion and the segment leaders will be briefly available immediately after the panel from 9:15-9:45 a.m. in the Hamilton Room on the fourth floor. Media must sign in at the AASCU registration table on the fourth floor.

Friday, December 13, 2013
Parc 55 Hotel
**PANEL from 8:00-9:15 a.m.; Cyril Magnin Ballroom**
**MEDIA AVAILABILITY from 9:15-9:45 a.m.; Hamilton Room – 4th Floor**
55 Cyril Magnin Street
San Francisco, CA

California State University:
Laurie Weidner (562) 951-4813, cell: (562) 477-7618,

California Community Colleges:
Paul Feist (916) 327-5353, cell: (209) 670-6240,

University of California:
Steve Montiel (510) 987-9157, cell: (510) 406-9503,