2007 - 2009 Events

December 16, 2009

The Future of Indian Higher Education

Pawan Agarwal, Secretary to the Government of West Bengal 

October 27, 2009

Community Colleges as a Passion for the Possible

Gail Mellow, President, LaGuardia Community College 

October 15, 2009

Planning for City University's New Community College

John Mogulescu, University Dean for Academic Affairs, City University of New York

February 26, 2009

Rethinking Student Aid

Sandy Baum, Senior Analyst, The College Board
Michael McPherson, President, The Spencer Foundation

 

2008

November 3, 2008

Higher Education in Israel

Sigal Alon, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, Tel Aviv University

October 29-30, 2008

Crisis in Higher Education in Israel Conference
Crisis in Higher Education in Israel

October 21, 2008

The Future of Liberal Arts Colleges

William Durden, President, Dickinson College

April 15, 2008

The Case for Comparative Institutional Assessment of Higher Order Skills

Roger Benjamin, President, The Council for Aid to Education

April 1, 2008

Contemporary Historically Black Colleges and Universities

James Minor, Professor of Higher Education, Michigan State University

March 12, 2008

The Power of Policy Ideas: Are the California Community Colleges Really Affordable? If Not, What Can This Strapped State Do About It? 

William Zumeta, Professor of Public Affairs, University of Washington

February 28, 2008

Universities Behaving Badly: An International Perspective

David Watson, Professor of Higher Education Management, University of London

 

2007

December 6, 2007

Creating a Class: College Admissions and the Education of Elite

Mitchell Stevens, Professor of Educational Sociology, New York University

November 20, 2007

What Does Equity Mean for Black University Students in South Africa? 

Jonathan Jansen, Past Dean, Faculty of Education, University of Pretoria

November 14, 2007

The Missions and Challenges of a Public Research University

Philip Furmanski, Executive Vice President of Student Affairs, Rutgers University

October 30, 2007

Can Unions Lead School Reform? Albert Shanker and His Legacy 

Richard Kahlenberg, Senior Fellow, The Century Foundation

March 7, 2007

The Changing Dynamics of Student Financing Policy

Donald Heller, Associate Professor of Education, The Pennsylvania State University

February 7, 2007

Tuition Discounting: Not Just a Private College Practice 

Sandy Baum, Senior Analyst, The College Board
Lucie Lapovsky, Former President, Mercy College