ERIC Number: ED560916
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2014-Aug
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
Governance for a New Era: A Blueprint for Higher Education Trustees
Schmidt, Benno C.
American Council of Trustees and Alumni
"Governance for a New Era: A Blueprint for Higher Education Governance," is the product of a summit facilitated by ACTA [American Council of Trustees and Alumni] and chaired by Benno Schmidt, City University of New York Board chairman. Signatories to the statement, a diverse group of 22 distinguished national leaders, include college presidents, trustees, business leaders, academics, and policymakers dedicated to ensuring America's colleges and universities shed 20th century thinking and successfully meet 21st century challenges.
Descriptors: Governance, Higher Education, Trustees, Alumni, Conferences (Gatherings), College Presidents, Colleges, Universities, Governing Boards, Institutional Mission, Academic Freedom, Educational Policy, Interdisciplinary Approach, Intellectual Disciplines, Educational Strategies, Accountability, Personnel Selection, Institutional Autonomy, Best Practices, Self Evaluation (Individuals)
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: American Council of Trustees and Alumni