Texas Tech University

Regional Engaged Scholarship Symposium Leaders Available to Speak with Media

Amanda Castro-Crist

April 5, 2019

Texas Tech University’s John Opperman and Birgit Green and keynote speaker KerryAnn O’Meara will be available to discuss the symposium.

WHAT: Media availability with Texas Tech University leaders and the 2019 Regional Engaged Scholarship Symposium keynote speaker.

WHEN: 11-11:30 a.m. Wednesday (April 10)

WHERE: Dean's Grand Reception Lobby, West Entrance, McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center, 2521 17th St.

EVENT: Texas Tech leaders from University Outreach & Engagement, Associate Vice President John Opperman and Director Birgit Green, will be available to speak to media during the 2019 Regional Engaged Scholarship Symposium. The event's keynote speaker, KerryAnn O'Meara, a professor of higher education and director of the ADVANCE program at the University of Maryland, also will be available.

The symposium, hosted by the Office of the Provost and University Outreach & Engagement, will run from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday (April 10) at the alumni center and highlights innovative strategies and practices that integrate community engagement into daily university practice, while promoting teaching and learning, research and scholarship.

For more information, visit the symposium website or call (806)742-2392.

CONTACT: Birgit Green, director, University Outreach & Engagement, Office of the Provost, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-2308 or birgit.green@ttu.edu