Presidents’ Trust Symposium 2022

A VOICE AND A FORCE FOR TRUTH

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 21, 2022

The annual AAC&U Presidents’ Trust Symposium provides opportunities for chief executive officers to network among themselves and to engage with leading experts on the most pressing issues facing higher education.   Participation in the Symposium is open only to presidents, chief executive officers, and invited guests.

This event is only offered in-person.  There is no virtual component. 

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Registration

You confirm your attendance for the Symposium as part of your registration for the Annual Meeting. Advance registration is required. Registration is complimentary for members of the AAC&U Presidents’ Trust. A $250 registration fee applies to non-members. The registration fee may be applied toward your Presidents’ Trust membership.

TENTATIVE AGENDA

* All times listed are EASTERN

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 21, 2022

8:00 – 9:45 AM

PRESIDENTS' BREAKFAST

8:20 – 8:30 AM

SYMPOSIUM WELCOME AND  OPENING FRAMING

8:30 – 9:45 AM

A DEFENSE OF TRUTH

10:00 - 11:00 AM       

SPEAKING TRUTH: USING THE PRESIDENTAL PULPIT 

11:15 – 12:15 PM      

STUDENT WELL-BEING AND STUDENT SUCCESS POST-PANDEMIC

12:30- 2:00 PM

PRESIDENTS’ LUNCHEON: THE CASE FOR LIBERAL EDUCATION POST COVID-19

2:15 – 3:15 PM

EDUCATION, EQUITY, AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY: SPEAKING TRUTHS IN A CHALLENGING NARRATIVE LANDSCAPE      

3:15 – 3:30 PM

CLOSING REMARKS AND AAC&U-CENGAGE INCLUSION SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT