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School Solicitors Symposium

Jul 7, 2022 - Jul 8, 2022

The School Solicitors Symposium is an annual multiday educational and networking event specifically focused on issues and trends that particularly impact legal representation of public school entities. The program is presented in a relaxed, informal atmosphere and will include networking and brainstorming opportunities in addition to topical presentations. Attorneys and school leaders are welcome to register. 

 Attorneys may earn a total of 7.5 continuing legal education (CLE) credits (6.5 substantive, 1 ethics). 

July 7 – 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m
July 8 – 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Click here to review programming topics and speakers.

Thursday, July 7
8:00 a.m. – Registration and continental breakfast
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.Programming: Includes all program materials, continental breakfast, morning and afternoon refreshment breaks, and lunch
5:00 p.m. – Solicitors will be gathering for dinner “Dutch Treat” at a location TBD  

Friday, July 8
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. – Breakfast buffet
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.Programming: Includes full buffet breakfast, morning refreshment break; event features the presentation of the 2021 President's Award for Distinguished Career Achievement to Stuart L. Knade, Esq., PSBA’s chief legal officer 
12:00 p.m.PSBSA Board of Directors meeting: Includes lunch for attendees

Speaker Biographies:
Click here to read the Symposium's featured speaker biographies.

Registration is closed


Hotel Information

The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center is the official hotel for the School Solicitors Symposium. Guest rooms include complimentary Wi-Fi, mini-refrigerator, coffee maker and flat-screen HDTV. Check-in time is 4:00 p.m. and checkout time is 11:00 a.m.    

PSBA has secured a discounted rate of $139/night (not including state and local occupancy taxes) for this event. 

To make a reservation, please call (800) 233-7505 or visit the secure website https://thepennstaterhotel.psu.edu/ and use group code: SSTA21T. Rooms are on a first-come, first-served basis. Reserve as early as possible to receive the group rate.  

The reservation deadline is June 14, 2022. Reservations received after June 14 will be accepted on a space-available basis, and the discounted rate is not guaranteed. 

Cancellation Policy 
Cancel by 4:00 p.m. the day prior to arrival to avoid a fee of one night's stay. Early departure fees may apply.  



Jul 7, 2022
Jul 8, 2022


The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center
215 Innovation Blvd.
State College, PA 16803 United States
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