Officer Election Results
TACT Election Results: The nominees for TACT office have all been elected! The officers take office June 1st, they are as follows:
- President-Elect: Cynthia Simpson (Sam Houston State University)
- Vice-President of Legislative Affairs: Mary Jo Garcia Biggs (Texas State University)
- Vice-President of Membership: Chad Rose (Sam Houston State University)
· Hard Choices Ahead: Performance and Policy in Texas Higher Education: The Institute for Research on Higher Education in conjunction with The National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education released a report detailing mismatched priorities and incompatible goals within Texas Higher Education. Read the full article here.
· Now is the perfect time to donate to the GRF. As TACT continues formulating plans and strategies for the next Legislative Session now is a great time to make a donation to the James M. Pucket, Ph.D. Government Relations Fund. TACT regularly monitors and attends policy meetings for state agencies like the THECB and keeps a watchful eye and ear on all pertinent committees in the state Legislature. Your gift helps TACT keep fighting on your behalf. Donate here!
· The TACT Spring Membership Drive is in full force! New or renewing members can join now for the discounted price of only $125, which includes TACT membership and the Educators’ Professional Liability Insurance. The price is good through May 31st, so tell your colleagues now, before it’s too late!