BEP learning chalkboardThe Chamber’s Business-Education Partnership Committee will meet on Thursday, March 15, at 7:30 a.m. in Honors Hall for their regular monthly meeting. The BEP will hold a short business meeting to discuss “Kits for Kids” followed immediately by a discussion with the Mayor’s Higher Education Task Force and Workforce Stakeholders Task Force to discuss the progress that has been made on higher education. There will be an update on the implementation of the Nepris Program in the local middle and high schools.

The Business-Education Partnership Committee acts as the education advocate for the community, acting on the recommendations of the Mayor’s Higher Education Task Force. For more information on this committee, or any of the Chamber’s committees, visit