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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

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

Dates:  March 29-31, 2015

Location:  Hotel Galvez, Galveston, Texas

Conference Overview:

Pre-conference events begin on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 3:00PM.  The conference sessions begin on Monday, March 30, 2015 at 9:00AM and conclude on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 1:30PM. 

Check out the 2015 TWHE Annual Conference overview.

Registration Fee:

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

Online payments can be made following the submission of the online conference registration form.  If any documents need to be faxed, please send them to 512-245-8934 or they can be emailed to continuinged@txstate.edu.

For mailed payments, please make the check payable to Texas State University and send to:
     Texas State University
     Office of Distance and Extended Learning
     ASBN 302
     601 University Dr.
     San Marcos, TX 78666

Conference Registration:

Update:  Registration is no longer available. 

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 16, 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
     2024 Seawall Boulevard
     Galveston, Texas  77550

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.

Click HERE to complete your sponsorship payment with a credit card.

Apply for a 2015 Conference Stipend - Due March 10, 2015:

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. 

To access an application, click HERE.

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 Dani Day at dday@collin.edu for additional information.  Stipend awards (checks) will be available at the TWHE conference registration desk.

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