Connect and Learn

The Higher Ed Symposium is the only 2018 spring event hosted by CUPA-HR’s Southern Region. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with higher ed HR colleagues and dive in to some of the most pressing HR topics on campus. 

Thanks for Joining Us In Charleston!

Stay tuned for next year’s spring event hosted by the Southern Region. 


The symposium has been pre-approved for 10.25 general continuing education credits with HRCI and SHRM. The recertification form is available on the handouts site. 

Thought Leaders

On Sunday, Sharí Alexander will teach us how to use positive persuasion to build stronger relationships, create motivated teams and achieve strategic goals. On Monday, Dave Kryscynski will explore how HR professionals can be credible activists on campus and in the community, and Tricia Jones will close us out by sharing how nonverbal social skills deficits impact workplace and educational relationships.

Recent News

Breakout Sessions

Explore trending higher ed HR topics including: free speech on campus, Title IX, talent management, employee relations, policy updates and much more. 

Shuttles to Downtown

Catch the shuttle to explore historic downtown Charleston! Shuttles will run from 5:30-10:00 p.m. from the main hotel entrance.  

Continuing Education Credits

The symposium has been pre-approved for 10.25 continuing education credits by HRCI and SHRM for recertification purposes. The recertification form is available on the handouts site.

Conference Hotel

5055 International Boulevard, North Charleston, South Carolina 29418


Flagship Sponsor and Mary Ann Wersch Premier Partner
Mary Ann Wersch Premier Partners