Department Senior Advisor to Deliver Keynote Address on Increasing College Access

Sara Gast, (202) 401-1989 ,

Event Date 1: March 14, 2012 12:00 pm - 02:00 pm

Greg Darnieder, the Secretary of Education’s senior advisor on college access, will deliver the lunchtime keynote address to school and community leaders at the College Summit conference on Wednesday, March 14. Darnieder’s remarks will focus on the Administration’s efforts to cultivate a college-going culture within schools across the country.

College Summit’s daylong event will gather administrators from partner school districts to discuss support for students and staff regarding college and career readiness. College Summit is a national nonprofit organization that helps high schools launch all students to postsecondary success.

Event 1
Who : Greg Darnieder, senior advisor to the Secretary on college access
What : Keynote address at the College Summit Leadership Conference
When : Noon ET on Wednesday, March 14
Where : University of Charleston
Erma Byrd Art Gallery
2300 MacCorkle Ave. S.E.
Charleston, W.Va.