Study Alabama Governance and Activities

SA/CGEED Officers and Governing Board 2019 (updated 12/26/2018)
SA/CGEED Designated Representatives    Study Alabama Benefits of Membership

Download a MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION  here (form fill pdf) or regular pdf.  Be sure to save the file on your desktop before completing the application.  Current MEMBERSHIP LISTING listing can be found here.

SA/CGEED GOVERNING BOARD and Membership meetings:

Type of Meeting
Location Minutes/reports
Governing Board Meeting February 15, 2019 Alabama Community College System President’s Conference Room, Montgomery Minutes
SA Board and Annual Membership Meeting Oct 12, 2018 Alabama Dept of Commerce, ADECA conference room Minutes
2018 Annual Report
Governing Board Business meeting July 5, 2018
Alabama Community College System President’s Conference Room, Montgomery Minutes (DRAFT)
Exec. Dir. Report
Governing Board Business meeting February 16, 2018
Jefferson State Community College,
Shelby Hoover Campus, Birmingham, Alabama
SA/CGEED Annual Membership Business Meeting Sept. 29, 2017
ACHE Commissioners Conference room,
Montgomery, Alabama
Annual report
Governing Board  Business Meeting August 2, 2017
Jefferson State Community College, Shelby Hoover Campus, Birmingham. Minutes
Governing Board  Business Meeting February, 14, 2017
Alabama Community College System President’s Conference Room, Montgomery Minutes
SA/CGEED Annual Membership Business Meeting  November 30, 2016   Agenda Alabama Dept of Commerce Bldg, ADECA Conference Room, Montgomery, Alabama Minutes
 Governing Board  Business Meeting November 2, 2016   Agenda Alabama Dept of Commerce Bldg, ADC Conference Minutes
Governing Board  Business Meeting February 4, 2016 Agenda Jefferson State Community College – Shelby Hoover Campus (Parking instructions) 2/4/16 Minutes

Study Alabama EVENT/Program participation

EVENT  Date Location  Notes


11/2018 Issue 20, 2018 – discussion of associations around the world includes Study Alabama and Study Hawaii
News magazine
Strength in Numbers 

US Int. Ed Stakeholders Conference Call


August 7, 2018

EDUCATION USA Forum – Nat’l Study State Presentation
July 30 – Aug 1, 2018
Wash. DC.

SA Crisis Mgmt/Disaster Prep. Int’l communities

June 21, 2018
Presenters: Terry Thomas, Community Preparedness Officer
terry.thomas@fema.dhs.govCandace Burrell, Community Preparedness Officer
ACCS, Montgomery
Dev. Emerg. Plans Powerpoint
Alabama Run, Hide, Fight Video
SEUS-Canada Summit
June 3-5, 2018
Mobile, Al
web agenda
meeting guide
news article
US Int. Ed Stakeholders Roundtable Workshop @NAFSA
May 31, 2018
Philadelphia **************
Notes  Minutes
GSM USA Roadshow 2018
May 25, 2018
University of Alabama Campus Participants list and GSM Booklet


AAIE 2018 Annual Meeting
April 12, 2018
University of Alabama Campus SA Session notes. AAIE 2018 Conference Materials and Handouts.


ICEF Miami
December 2017
December 2016
Miami, Florida Table hosted by UA 2016 & 2017
GSM USA Roadshow 2016
  see flyer for Study Alabama member registration arrangements 
October 28th, 2016
Registration required –  see flyer
On the campus of the University of North Alabama in Florence, Alabama  Registration and event information for Study Alabama members

US Dept of Commerce
Mexico Education Sector Briefing

Powerpoint Presentation

PDF version

June 9, 2016, 10:00 – 11:00AM  open attendance general session.  RSVP arranged 9:00-10:00 and 11:15-1:00 individual 15 min. meetings with representative.Campus visits by USDOC representatives: June 8 Birmingham Southern College and June 9 University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Birmingham Business Alliance,
505 20th Street North, Suite 200, Birmingham, AL 35203

Program and event documents

updated 6/8/2016

Final Participants List

Click here for an abbreviated history of international education efforts across the state and of the organization.


The following historical information is in the order of MOST CURRENT to past information.
UPDATE as of 07/15/2016:  10/07/2015 meeting information and related documents, with updates as noted
 Organizing Committee (OC) meeting documents:
Note: committee ceased function on 10/07/2015 with the election of officers and the establishment of the governing board:
RFP UPDATE as of 6/23/2015 – 8/1/2015:  Following review by the SA/CGEED Organizing Committee has proposed an updated name for the organization to be included in the bylaws and in addition has revised/updated the following RFP for its web presence project.
Opened 6/23/2015 – CLOSED 8/1/2015
SA/CGEED Request for Proposals (RFP) 
Close Date:  July 31, 5:00PM (Central)
Design and Development of SA/CGEED Web Presence
This RFP has been revised, please read the document in its entirety.
As of 4/24/2015:  Beginning June 2014 and more intensively Fall 2014 the US Department of Commerce and Alabama Department of Commerce have actively fostered the proposal below through meetings with Chief International Education Officers, Senior Higher Education Administration (Presidents, VP’s and others).  This culminated in an organizing meeting on February 12, 2015 where the designated institutional representatives voted to begin the process of forming the ACGEED/SA and established an organizing committee to develop the web presence and recommend final bylaws for a Fall 2015 meeting of all the institutional representatives.  This document  is the comprehensive package of materials that was shared with all colleagues and administrators in support of this effort.  For more information contact:  Dr. Jim Ellis, Project Coordinator,
This RFP is now closed and available only for archival purposes.
ACGEED/SA Request for Proposals (posted 4/24/2015 – Closed 5/20/2105)
Design and Development of ACGEED/SA Web Presence
The Alabama Higher Education Consortium for Global Engagement and Economic
Development (ACGEED or Study Alabama (SA)) (Draft Title)
Sponsors: US Department of Commerce, Higher Education Institutions of Alabama

To learn more about the history of these and other efforts with respect to international education please continue reading below.
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