March 14, 2018: School Funding Is Everyone's Business
On March 14, 2018, the League of Women Voters of Hilton Head Island/Bluffton Area sponsored a Public Information Forum on South Carolina Public School Funding: School Funding is Everyone's Business
To hear what leaders and experts said at our forum, visit these links:
League Education Forum Pt. 1
League Education Forum Pt. 2
Forum moderator: Dr. Barbara S. Nielsen, SC Superintendent of Education 1992-1998
Supporting slides from Dr. Ulbrich's presentation on Education funding in South Carolina
- Josh Gruber, Interim Executive Director, Beaufort County Government
- Tonya Crosby, Chief Financial Officer, Beaufort County School District
- Dr. Holley Ulbrich, Distinguished Professor Emerita of Economics at Clemson University, Consultant/ Policy Analyst on Public Finance
"Creating the Beloved Community" Conversations
In the spirit of Martin Luther King, the League sponsored a series of conversations on race relations in our communities.
If you missed the January 11, 2017 conversation or simply want to revisit it, here, courtesy of WSAV, is a link:
Creating the Beloved Community
Membership Meetings Summaries
Meeting summaries are included in monthly editions of the Lighthouse newsletter on this website.