Universities in the state are taking part in a conference on Friday morning in New Britain to promote student achievement.
Faculty members and administrators are slated to present innovative new ideas at that conference.
Congresswoman Jahana Hayes will also be present. She will speak about her own experiences as a student and then as a teacher in the state.
The conference will be located in the Student Center at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain on Friday at 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.