Conference Program 2019
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CHESS 2018

The California Higher Education Student Summit, currently in its twenty-fourth year, is an annual conference hosted by the Cal State Student Association that empowers students to become change agents in advocating for an accessible, affordable, and quality system of public higher education for all Californians.

During a two-day conference held in the state capital, students participate in various training sessions on state governance, higher education and public policy, and conducting successful lobby visits in preparation for Advocacy Day at the Capitol. In addition, students are provided the unique opportunity to collaborate and network with state legislators and student leaders from all of CSU’s 23 campuses.

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2019 CONFERENCE PROGRAM

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CALIFORNIA HIGHER EDUCATION STUDENT SUMMIT

CHESS 2018

CSSA hosted the 23rd annual California Higher Education Student Summit (CHESS), which brings together CSU students from across the state. Nearly 250 students participated in a full day of advocacy training followed by legislative meetings at the State Capitol.

CHESS 2018