Not for Elites Only: Liberal Education, the Inequity Challenge and the Expansion of American Opportunity

Plenary
Wednesday January 21, 2015 11:00am to 11:50am

Presidents will speak about liberal education’s value to society, and, for broad access institutions, how to provide it for all students, especially those highly focused on careers:

  • Now More Than Ever: Why Liberal Education Matters
  • Who Benefits Now—and Who Should?
  • But Liberal Education Also Needs Far-Reaching Change:  The New Frontiers for Liberal Education and Inclusive Excellence
Michael Roth
President
Wesleyan University
Eduardo Padrón
President
Miami Dade College
Timothy P. White
Chancellor
The California State University
Facilitator: Carol Geary Schneider
President
AAC&U