College Hosts First Community Listening Session
Northeast Lakeview College hosted
its first in a series of Community Listening Sessions on June 26. Their purpose is to allow elected officials
and community and business leaders to share ideas on the current and
anticipated educational and workforce training needs for the community.
The sessions will be
held in each part of the college’s service area and will include business
leaders, elected officials, and economic development representatives. Attendees will participate in facilitated
conversations to identify anticipated needs for the growing community and the college.
The June 26 session
focused on the college’s service area of Guadalupe County and the Schertz
Chamber partnered with the college on the event. The next session will be held on July 31 and
NLC is working with the Northeast Partnership for Economic Development and the
Tri County Chamber to ensure attendance represents all facets of the area.
Located in the Austin-San
Antonio corridor, the institution is positioned to contribute to economic
growth in the area. These listening sessions
will allow Northeast Lakeview College to anticipate and develop future
academic programs and workforce training that will meet the demands of the
are being scheduled through late Summer and early Fall 2014.
View additional photos from the event here