First-year experiences enrich college life
My daughter, a sophomore at a small liberal arts college, took a leave of absence to spend 14 months working with a nongovernmental organization in Guatemala. As her dad, I'm proud this experience helped her grow. As a president, I wonder how we might better develop first-year experiences that bring such meaning to a student’s life.
Redoubling our commitment to veteran student success
The number of student veterans on college campuses is growing. As more veterans look to continue their education after service to our nation, colleges and universities must help veterans re-enter civilian life, adapt to the academic environment, and achieve the goal of earning a higher education.