SOLES Hosts 8th Annual Nonprofit Governance Symposium
This year's Nonprofit Governance Symposium explored seminars, conversations, examples and lectures dedicated to governance best practices in overcoming the challenges presented by hard times. Each year, the Kaleidoscope Award for Exceptional Governance is presented at the symposium. Congratulations to the 2012 recipients: Girl Scouts of San Diego.
For more information on the symposium or for information about past Kaleidoscope award winners, please visit the website.
Dean Paula A. Cordeiro Goes Skydiving
In case you were wondering about opportunities made only to deans, here’s one for you: Dean Paula Cordeiro was invited to go on a skydiving expedition with the U.S. Army Golden Knights parachute team. Way to go Paula!
Read the full story on Paula's jump!
HACU President Visits USD
Dr. Antonio Flores, president and CEO of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) visited campus to discuss how USD and other local colleges and universities can increase Hispanic enrollment in higher education.
Dr. Flores was invited to USD by SOLES, USD's Center for Inclusion and Diversity, Student Affairs, the United Front Multicultural Center, the Department of Ethnic Studies, and International Constituent Relations.
15th Annual James Bond Stockdale Leadership and Ethics Symposium
SOLES hosted the 15th Annual James Bond Stockdale Leadership and Ethics Symposium. The Stockdale Symposium, which honors the late Medal of Honor recipient Admiral Stockdale, helps attendees understand some of the difficult moral and ethical issues facing military officers today. Keynote Speaker Dr. Martin Cook presented on the Stockdale legacy at the symposium.
Nominate a Remarkable Leader in Education
SOLES is now accepting nominations for the Remarkable Leaders in Education awards. Educators, counselors, advocates, administrators, elected officials or community leaders who have made legendary contributions and an outstanding impact on education in San Diego and Imperial County are eligible for nomination.
Nominees will be recognized at the Remarkable Leaders in Education event, which will be held on October 20, 2012. For more information on how to nominate someone for this distinguished award, please visit the SOLES Remarkable Leaders website.