Suber Participates in Homeland Security's Academic Advisory Council

March 27, 2012
President Dr. Dianne Boardley Suber participated in the Homeland Security's Academic Advisory group, Monday March 21 in Washington, D.C. Janet Napolitano, DHS Secretary, met with Suber and her fellow council members to discuss, present and exchange ideas concerning international students and campus readiness concerning emergency situations.

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano appointed Saint Augustine's University President Dianne Boardley Suber to the Homeland Security Academic Advisory Council (HSAAC). The council is comprised of prominent university presidents and academic leaders, is charged with advising the Secretary and senior leadership at the Department on several key issues.

President Dianne Boardley Suber and Holden Thorp, Chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill were the only two North Carolina presidents invited to participate on the Council.

Pictured: President Suber seen here with other Council members and DHS Secretary, Janet Napolitano. Picture courtesy of Barry Bahler.