The Future of Liberal Arts Colleges
October 21, 2008, 5:00 PM
Jurow Lecture Hall
100 Washington Square East
William Durden is the current president of Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Before coming to Dickinson in 1999, Durden had served as an educator and administrator in a diverse set of institutions, including St. Paul's preparatory school in Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University, Sylvan Learning Systems, Inc., the Caliber Learning Network, and the U.S. Department of State. He holds a PhD in German Language and Literature from Johns Hopkins and publishes widely on such topics as gifted and talented education, higher education leadership and the liberal arts.