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Spence Attends White House Education Confab

ALP_2037_rTAKOMA PARK, MD (April 24) – Washington Adventist University President Weymouth Spence, Ed.D., was among a group of educators who met with Education Secretary Arne Duncan at the White House recently  to discuss issues on higher education including access, affordability, student success and accountability.

Spence Lobbies Annapolis for Continued Funding

DSC01083Washington Adventist University President Weymouth Spence, Ed.D. , joined presidents of other Maryland private colleges and Universities in Annapolis on Feb. 9 to press the state government for continued funding of these institutions. Administrators and students were in the state capital in observation of Maryland Independent Higher Education Day declared by Governor Martin O’Malley   in recognition of the vital independent colleges and universities play in the State, which boasts one of the best educated workforces in the nation.


President Hosts Christmas Reception

President Weymouth Spence and Mrs. Rebecca Spence opened the doors of The Votaw House, December 2, for their annual Christmas reception for faculty, staff, their families and other invited guests.KEV_9221edited

In this photo are (l-r), Lois Peters, Rebecca Spence, President Weymouth Spence and Leroy Peters.