Meetings:

Annual Meeting - 2013

The LACHE Annual Board Meeting was held in Alexandria on Friday, May 24, 2013. Hosting the meeting was Louisiana State University - Alexandria. The meeting theme was "Continuing Education...Sustaining Programs in Hard Times." One round-table discussion, The State of Distance Education in Louisiana, was led by Darlene Williams of Northwestern State University and Doug Weimar of Louisiana State University. Another round-table discussion, "Sustaining Workforce and Leisure Learning in Hard Times" was facilitated by David Pulling of Louisiana State University - Eunice. Lisa Verma, Kathy Carroll, and Lisa Graves (LSU A&M) provided updates on ACHE and UPCEA. Download a copy of the meeting agenda.

 

The Board of Directors held the Business Meeting in conjunction with the annual meeting. Initial discussion regarding the 2014 meeting was discussed, and a new Board of Directors was elected for the new year. Download a copy of the meeting agenda.

 

Meeting photos.

 

Annual Meeting - 2012

 

The LACHE Annual Board Meeting was originally scheduled to be held in Monroe on Thursday, May 3, 2012. However, due to restrictions placed on state travel, the statewide meeting was cancelled. In lieu of the statewide meeting, an Executive Board Meeting was held. Download the Board Meeting agenda.

 

The Board of Directors held a meeting on August 3, 2011 to review the constitution/bylaws, discuss membership, and begin preparations for the 2012 Annual Meeting. Download a copy of the minutes.

 

Annual Meeting - 2011

 

The LACHE Annual Board Meeting was held Friday, April 29, 2011 in Baton Rouge. Hosting the meeting was the LSU Continuing Education Department. The meeting theme was "Innovation and Leadership" and consisted of two presentations. Courtland M. Chaney presented a session entitled: Managing Change in Continuing Education: Maintaining Relevance and Financial Viability, and Victor Canada presented a session entitled: Social Media Engagement for Continuing Education in 2011. The LACHE Business Meeting included the approval of officers for 2011-2012. Download the LACHE Meeting agenda. Download the Business Meeting agenda.

Pre-Meeting Press Release. Post-Meeting Press Release.

Annual Meeting Photos.

 

Annual Meeting - 2010

 

In light of the budget cuts affecting higher education the LACHE Annual Board Meeting was held via Webinar on Thursday, April 29, 2010. An email message was distributed to all members. The LACHE Business Meeting included the approval of officers for 2010-2011. Download the business meeting agenda and minutes.

Announcement

The Board of Directors held a planning meeting on March 23, 2010 in preparation for the Webinar. Download a copy of the minutes.

 

Annual Meeting - 2009

 

The ACHE South Regional Conference and LACHE teamed up for the 2009 meeting. The meeting was held April 27 - 29, 2009 in Baton Rouge at the Hilton Capitol Center. The host institution for the annual meeting was Louisiana State University A&M and the theme was Building Bridges: Exploring the Past and Discovering the Future of Continuing Education. The conference kicked off with a welcome by Dr. Jim McCoy, Vice President for Enrollment Management at LSU A&M. This was followed by the keynote presenter, Dr. Bruce Chaloux of the SREB. Tim Barfield of the Louisiana Workforce Commission served as the keynote presenter on Tuesday and Kerry Sauley of Louisiana State University providing closing remarks on Wednesday. Outstanding sessions were presented throughout the conference as well as opportunities for networking with colleagues.  The LACHE Business Meeting was held on Tuesday and included the approval of officers for 2009-2010. Download the business meeting agenda and minutes. Download the ACHE/LACHE Program. Program Announcement.

 

Annual Meeting - 2008

 

The University of Louisiana at Monroe hosted the LACHE Annual Meeting in Monroe, Louisiana on April 30 - May 1, 2008. The opening event included a boat ride down the bayou for dinner at the Waterfront Grill. Rhonda Jones, LACHE President-Elect, kicked off the meeting with opening remarks and an overview of the conference presentations and speakers. Topics included IWTP Grants, Successful Continuing Education Programs, Certificate Programs, SBET, and Moodle. Key speakers included Sissy Franks who spoke about "Making the Most of My Time," and Craig Spohn who provided the group with "The Cyber Innovation Center Overview." The meeting concluded with the LACHE Business Meeting and the approval of officers for 2008-2009. Download the meeting agenda.


Annual Meeting - 2007

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette hosted the LACHE Annual Meeting in Lafayette, Louisiana at the Hilton Garden Inn on May 2-3, 2007. The theme for annual event was "Connecting the Dots: Lifelong Learning & Workforce Development in Louisiana in 2007." An informal dinner was held at the Blue Dog Cafe on the evening of the 2nd and the meeting kicked off on the 3rd with a welcome from the 2006-2007 President, Darlene Williams. Breakout sessions included presentations about technology, effective marketing, certification programs and customized training, budget and finance, leading change, and IWTP. The special "Invited Speakers" for this year's event were Mr. Dan Juneau, from the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI) and Mr. Michael Harris from the Louisiana Department of Labor.  Download meeting brochure.

 

Annual Meeting - 2006

Northwestern State University hosted the LACHE Annual Meeting at the Learning Center for Rapides Parish on April 27-28, 2006. The theme for annual event was "Lifelong Changes & Learning in Louisiana." An informal dinner was held at Tunks Cypress Inn on the evening of the 27th and the meeting kicked off on the 28th with a welcome from the 2005-2006 President, David Pulling. Breakout sessions included presentations about marketing strategies, increasing sales and customer satisfaction, early admissions, professional development, and trends in Continuing Education. The special "Invited Speaker" for this year's event was Dr. E. Joseph Savoie. Download meeting brochure.
 

Deans and Directors Summit - 2006

 

Deans and Directors from around the state came together in New Orleans October 5-6, 2006 to address LACHE specific issues that relate to the constitution and bylaws and to begin planning the 2007 annual meeting. The working meeting was also an opportunity for the organization to discuss current trends.

 

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