Date(s) - 03/28/2014 - 03/30/2014
Baylor Univeristy Sciences Building
The National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (NAGPS) would like to welcome you to the 2014 Southcentral Regional Conference! This annual conference brings together graduate student leaders from the Southcentral region.[tabgroup][tab title= Registration]
NAGPS Members: $ 25/person
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[tab title=Host Location ] [headline] Baylor University Graduate Student Association [/headline]
Baylor offers a diverse catalog of more than 100 master’s and doctoral programs to help you reach your career goals. Here, you’ll find the support of a caring Christian community and the opportunity to work alongside world-class faculty in purposeful research. Baylor invests in its 2,200 graduate students by providing top-tier, state-of-the art research facilities, museums, libraries and artistic venues that help foster a rigorous academic agenda.
Located in Waco, Texas, Baylor is centrally located within two hours of Dallas to the north and Austin to the south. Waco provides the amenities of a big city wrapped in the comfort of a close-knit community. The city is a regional hub offering you daytime and nighttime entertainment, fine dining, shopping, sports activities, and cultural events.
|The Baylor University Graduate Student Association (GSA) is a community that strives to enrich the quality of academic and social life for students of each graduate program of Baylor University as well as advocate for these students and voice their concerns.|
Baylor Sciences Building
101 Bagby Avenue
Waco, Texas 76706[/tab] [tab title=Accommodations ]
NAGPS & Baylor has secured a block of double occupancy rooms for $122/night at the Hilton Waco. The hotel is short 1.5 mile drive (or a 30 minute walk) to the conference site.
113 South University Parks Drive,
Waco, Texas, 76701
Group rate for NAGPS is $122/night.
Hotel in the heart of Downtown Waco, TX, on the banks of the Brazos River
Approx. 1.5 miles from conference location
Complimentary WiFi, 24-hour fitness center, outdoor pool and landscaped gardens
Alternative hotel option:
La Quinta Inn-Waco University
1110 South 9th St
Waco, TX 76706-2399
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Travel to Baylor University
Waco is approximately 2 hours from Dallas and Austin airports, but we recommend flying to Waco Regional airport. A shuttle will be available from the hotel to the conference location. For those with their own cars, there is ample parking near the conference location.
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The SC Regional Conference is an occasion to perform some of the important business of meetings, including updates to our governing documents and the election of our leadership. During the business meeting, we will hold elections for the following regional positions:
— Director of Outreach
— Director of Legislative Affairs
— Director of Communications
— Employment Concerns Chair
— Legal Concerns Chair
— Social Justice Chair
If you are interested in running for a position, please nominate yourself using this online form (we will also open the floor to nominations during the meeting).
If you have any questions about these positions, please contact email@example.com. [/tab] [tab title=Connect!]
Connect with other attendees of the SouthCentral Regional Conference on Facebook!
This is a great way to coordinate hotel rooms, rides, etc.!
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If you have any questions about the conference or if you would like to request that we organize a round-table on a specific topic so you can learn from the wisdom of other member schools, please contact the Director of Outreach, Kristofferson Culmer (Outreach@NAGPS.org).