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ERIC Number: EJ610008
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0748-478X
The Outsider: Advancement Staffs Can Reap the Benefits When Campuses Hire a President from Outside Academia.
McConnellogue, Ken
Currents, v27 n5 p46-49 May-Jun 2000
Suggests that colleges and universities may gain financially when an outsider, i.e., not an academic, is hired as college president. Examples of presidents from fields such as law, business, and politics are offered to show that a business-minded approach attracts business-minded donors, that broad experience lends credibility with alumni, and that such individuals often bring media and marketing savvy. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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