September 29, 2010
The 2010 Center for the Advancement of Leadership Skills concluded in Arkansas following four days of intensive activities and leadership training. For more on the CALS program, click here.
September 25, 2010
The Center for the Advancement of Leadership Skills (CALS), the leadership program of the SLC, was held in Arkansas, September 25-29, 2010. For more information on the program, click here.
September 23, 2010
On the fourth day of the SLC Delegation to China, participants traveled to Shanghai and experienced that city's MagLev train, the world's fastest commuter train.
September 21, 2010
On the second and third day of the SLC Delegation to China, participants visited sites around Beijing, including the Tianjin Economic Development Authority, the Ministry of Railways and China's High-Speed Rail system, and a solar facility, and dined with the with former Chinese Ambassador to the United States.
September 19, 2010
In order to set the stage for the meetings arranged during the week, as well as gain some knowledge about the historic and cultural significance of China today, the delegation began Day 1 with extensive briefings from officials with the CPAFFC and the Foundation, with a focus on the history of Beijing, which included a visit to Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City.
September 18, 2010
A delegation of four state legislative leaders began a 9-day visit to China, focusing on renewable energy, transportation solutions and trade. Updates on the trip will be available here.
September 14, 2010
Senate Majority Leader and SLC Chair Mark Norris was recognized by the Tennessee League of Conservation Voters for his leadership on land conservation issues. Read more here.