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Senior Department Official to Serve on "Educating Ourselves: Trends and Opportunities in Higher Education" Panel

Jane Glickman, (202) 401-1576,

Event Date 1: May 11, 2011 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary for Postsecondary Education, will participate on a panel entitled “Trends and Opportunities in Higher Education” at 10 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 11, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Hosted by U.S. News & World Report and Fidelity Investments, Inc., the panel will discuss steps that institutions of higher education must take in order to prepare students for success in the 21st century. Participants will examine ways to increase the number of graduating students while maximizing scarce resources and without compromising the quality of education. Some 150 business government, and community leaders are expected to attend.

Event 1
Who : Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary, Office of Postsecondary Education
What : “Educating Ourselves: Trends and Opportunities in Higher Education” Panel
When : 10 a.m. EDT, Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Where : Ballroom, Convention Center
Disney’s Contemporary Resort
4600 North World Drive
Lake Buena Vista, Fla.