Archive for December, 2009


Central Commencement Speech Dec. 11, 2009

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Good Evening President Matkin, Trustee Wheeler, distinguished faculty and staff, proud parents, beaming spouses and loved ones, excited children, and most of all, our accomplished graduates. 

This is a special time and I am delighted to share it with you!! Read the rest of this entry »

Weekly Update – December 13, 2009

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Good Evening San Jacinto Community —

Wow – what a week!!  I am sure that most of you feel the same way with the semester ending and the holidays right around the corner!! Read the rest of this entry »

Weekly Update – December 6, 2009

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Sorry for my tardiness in getting out this weekly update.  The weather has played havoc on my schedule.  I actually got “snowed in” in Dallas on Friday (I was there for a Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board meeting and all flights to Houston were canceled). Today, I went to Atlanta for the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) annual conference, and I spent several extra hours in the airport due to some weather related issue. Oh well, better to be on the ground than in the air with weather issues!!

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