ERIC Number: EJ973463
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012
Reference Count: N/A
Delivering Higher Education to Adults: An Interview with Robert Mendenhall
Finney, Joni E.
Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, v44 n4 p59-64 2012
This article presents an interview with Robert Mendenhall, president of Western Governors University, who is the 2012 recipient of the Virginia B. Smith (VBS) Innovative Leadership Award. The annual award recognizes his leadership in redesigning higher education delivery for adult students. In the interview, Robert Mendenhall talks about his work and what drew him to this work.
Descriptors: Higher Education, Recognition (Achievement), Adult Students, Technology Uses in Education, Online Courses, Virtual Universities, Accreditation (Institutions), Economic Climate, Economics, Enrollment, College Faculty, Teacher Education, Teacher Role, Licensing Examinations (Professions), Interviews
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Indiana; Texas; Washington