Catch the Next’s Fall 2019 Transformative Teaching Track took place on October 24th-25th at the Hotel Indigo-San Antonio Riverwalk at San Antonio, Texas. The two-day event focused on a diversity of topics and goals such as: revisiting current courses and planning innovative ways to meet learning outcomes, statewide implications on pedagogical practice moving forward, and the crucial role educators’ play in student engagement and retention.
Mona Aldana-Ramírez has been named the Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at San Antonio College.
The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board voted unanimously on September 11 to appoint Dr. Harrison Keller to serve as the next commissioner of higher education. Dr. Keller will assume his new post on Oct. 1.
Catch the Next’s SXSW proposal submitted by CTN Director of Professional Development, Allegra Villarreal, to Panel Picker titled “Unlearning to Transform the College Classroom” is on the standby list.
The Catch the Next Transformative Teaching Institute will be held on October 24-25 at the Hotel Indigo Riverwalk in San Antonio.
Two CTN campuses, San Antonio College and Austin Community College, were named as finalists for THECB 2019 Star Award Nomination.
ACC’s Highland campus was mentioned in the October issue of the Smithsonian in an article titled, “Rise of the Zombie Mall” as an example of a reinhabited mall.
The Ascender Fall Seminar Reception will be the Tenth Year Celebration of the founding of Catch the Next and is titled: "Empowering the Minds that will Lead the World."
Catch the Next will host its annual Ascender Fall Seminar on October 25-26 at the Hotel Indigo in San Antonio.
CTN Director of Student Engagement, Stacy Ybarra, was selected for the Texas Education Policy Fellowship Program, (TX-EPFP).