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Texas Women in Higher Education Annual Conference


          Hosted by Galveston College, Texas A&M University at Galveston and
                             The University of Texas Medical Branch

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Thank you for your interest in the 2015 TWHE annual conference.

Dates:  March 29-31, 2014

Location:  Hotel Galvez, Galveston, Texas

Conference Overview:

The conference sessions begin on Monday, March 30, 2015 at 10:00 am and conclude on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 after lunch. Click here for a more detailed schedule or to print a copy of the Conference Overview, please click here.


Registration Fee:

Conference Registration - $175 (participation open to all)
Institutional Representative (IR) Dinner on Sunday, March 29, 2015  - $25 (participation open to all)


Conference Registration:  We are not yet accepting egistrations for the 2015 Conference!

To register, please complete the online TWHE Conference Registration form.  We also welcome "walk up" registrations during the event. TWHE is grateful to Texas State University for providing conference registration services.  


TWHE Refund Policy:

Cancellation requests must be made in writing and received by Texas State University by Monday, March 16, 2015 and are subject to a $25 cancellation fee. (email continuinged@txstate.edu)
Cancellation requests received after March 15, 2015, and no-shows are not eligible for refund.  Refunds will be issued within 45 days of the conference's conclusion.


Conference Hotel:
     Hotel Galvez
     815 Main St.
     Fort Worth, Texas  76102  

A block of rooms have been reserved for TWHE at a discount rate of:  TBA
To make reservations online, please click here.  
To make reservations by phone, please call 1-409-765-7721
You may be asked for a group name or group code when making a reservation.
Group name: Texas Women in Higher Education
Group code: TWHE


Sponsor the TWHE Conference:

TWHE is pleased to welcome and recognize all conference sponsors. This support enables TWHE to offer the conference at a reasonable rate and conduct association-related activities across the state throughout the year.  Sponsorships are available at the following levels:
Diamond - $1,500 and above
Platinum -$1,000
Gold - $750
Silver - $500
Bronze - $250

Click here for a sponsorship application.


Apply for a 2014 Conference Stipend - Due March 10, 2014:

TWHE is pleased to offer up to five $500 conference stipends. The purpose of this stipend is to help a TWHE member with financial need attend the annual conference and to encourage ongoing interest and involvement with TWHE.  Click here to access an application.

An effort will be made to award stipends to participants from a variety of higher education institutions and geographic locations. These stipends are available through the generous contributions of conference sponsors and the responsible fiscal management of the TWHE Board since its founding in 2007.

Women interested in receiving a stipend may contact Debbie Thorne at dm29@txstate.edu for additional information.  Stipend awards (checks) will be available at the TWHE conference registration desk.
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