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Shared Governance

Sharing College Governance: Process, Philosophy & Trust

Dr. Brian C. Mitchell | Posted 06.28.2016 | College
Dr. Brian C. Mitchell

Governance is sometimes a messy business. On the national political level, for example, the intersection of ideology, political posturing, and the dem...

Thinking of Entering Higher Education Leadership from the Outside?

Frank H. Wu | Posted 03.24.2016 | Education
Frank H. Wu

I am often asked to advise candidates pursuing higher education leadership roles, merely by virtue of having held such positions. From time to time, "...

To Charles Koch, Professors are Lobbyists

Connor Gibson | Posted 01.28.2016 | Education
Connor Gibson

From 2005-2014, Koch spent $109.7 million on 361 distinct campuses, according to Greenpeace's updated analysis of IRS filings from Koch's nonprofit foundations.

PR Twitter Classroom, Social Media and Academic Freedom

Jeremy Harris Lipschultz | Posted 02.04.2014 | Media
Jeremy Harris Lipschultz

When faculty go online and communicate with students -- their students and those from other campuses -- broadening social networks constitute professional communities.

Doing University Administration Well, Part II

Chris Maples | Posted 07.28.2013 | Business
Chris Maples

In my previous post, I covered two of the five most important things that I think one needs to do university administration well: Students First and Really Listen. Below, I'll cover the next three things I think must be done to do university administration well.

Shared Governance and Student Success

Tim_Hall | Posted 04.23.2013 | College
Tim_Hall

We know that students cannot succeed if they do not take responsibility for their education. But we know as well that colleges and universities can take steps to support the success of their students and make it more likely.

The Right Approach: Tennessee State University's New President

Marybeth Gasman | Posted 03.12.2013 | Education
Marybeth Gasman

Finally, Tennessee State University (TSU) has new leadership. Her name is Glenda Glover and she is an alumna of the institution.